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Day: August 1, 2019

IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

SEED BANKERS FOR CONSERVING…

Why in News? Till date 1597 plants varieties have been registered with Protection of Plant Varieties & Farmers Right Authority…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

ISRO TECHNICAL LIAISON UNIT

Why in News? The Union Cabinet has approved the setting up of ISRO Technical Liaison Unit (ITLU) at Moscow, Russia.…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS

Why in News? The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements (UNISA)…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

REGULATORY SANDBOX

Why in News? The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) will soon allow the use of regulatory sandbox…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

WORLDSKILLS INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION 2019

Why in News? Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), Government of India announced that a 48-member contingent will represent…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

TUBERCULOSIS VACCINES

Context: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) launched India’s first large-scale trial for two new tuberculosis (TB) vaccines. Stats: As…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

SULPHUR BASED FERTILIZER

Context: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), gave its nod for raising the subsidized prices of sulphur-based fertilizers. Purpose:…

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