Implications of US-China Trade War Updated

🕔17:11, 21.May 2019

News: Google has suspended some of the business with Huawei. Current issue This is the latest development in the long row of US-China trade war that has been started after Donald Trump took the office of the US president. This

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Findings of Inclusive Internet Index 2019 Updated

🕔16:15, 21.May 2019

In News The Economist Intelligence Unit, commissioned by Facebook, has published the Inclusive Internet Index for a third consecutive year. It covers 100 countries, up from 86 in 2018, representing 94% of the world’s population and 96% of global GDP.

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UPI overtook mobile wallets

🕔15:05, 21.May 2019

News Data released by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and Reserve Bank of India shows that UPI overtook mobile wallets in terms of volume of transactions and value in March 2019. UPI vs E wallet United Payments Interface

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Chandrayaan-2 Mission – GSLV-Mk III

🕔12:44, 21.May 2019

DOWNLOAD PDF Chandrayaan 2, a fully indigenous mission, is an Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) mission comprising an orbiter and a soft lander carrying a rover, scheduled to launch to the Moon in July 2019. Chandrayaan-2 will be India’s second

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India adopted new definition of kilogram

🕔11:59, 21.May 2019

News India, along with the rest of the world, on 20th May 2019 adopted new definitions of four base units, the kilogram, kelvin, mole and ampere, which were released by scientists at General Conference on Weights and Measures held in

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Platforms of Our Own

🕔14:43, 20.May 2019

Article Anil K. Antony, a technology entrepreneur, highlight the impact of social media platforms on democratic practices worldwide Social media platforms allow political parties to reach millions of prospective voters and are therefore an integral part of elections. Issues with

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Masala for Thought

🕔13:59, 20.May 2019

News Kerala has turned out to be the first sub-sovereign entity in the country to access the international market by listing masala bonds issued through its off-budget mechanism, the Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB). More in News Kerala Infrastructure

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Bank Credit to Infrastructure Expands by 18.5%, Highest Since March 2013

🕔13:54, 20.May 2019

News Data released by the Reserve Bank of India shows that bank credit demand for the infrastructure segment rose by 18.5 per cent or Rs 1.65 lakh crore in financial year 2018-19. It accounts for almost 89 per cent of

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Experts urge administration to plant trees which can withstand cyclones

🕔12:45, 20.May 2019

News Plant lovers have urged the Bhuvaneswar city administration to undertake plantation of native species which could withstand strong cyclonic winds in future. More in News A rapid assessment carried out by a group of scholars in Bhubaneswar says 99%

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Bid to revive Aravali park road project sparks outrage

🕔12:44, 20.May 2019

News The National Highways Authority of India’s attempt to revive the controversial road project under the Gurugram-Manesar Expressway Phase-I through the Aravali Biodiversity Park off the Mehrauli-Gurugram Road has sparked outrage among environmentalists and residents. This is an Example of

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