Monthly Archives: March 2016

Agriculture in Karnataka Budget 2016-17

Agriculture in Karnataka Budget 2016-17 The following Announcements were made in the Budget related to Agriculture.  1. Karnataka State Agricultural and Farmers Welfare Committee Chairman- Chief Minister For redressal of […]

Anthropocene era

Anthropocene era set in The results, found in a new research. are published in the journal Earth’s Future in London The impact that human beings have made on the Earth in terms […]

Dandeli-anshi-tiger-reserve

“A King Cobra has been run over by a vehicle on Castle Rock Main Road passing through the Castle Rock Wildlife Range of Dandeli-Anshi Tiger Reserve.” Dandeli-Anshi Tiger Reserve is […]

India’s rotavirus vaccine launched

What  Country’s first, indigenous rotavirus vaccine launched The Rotavirus vaccine was developed indigenously, under a public-private partnership between the Ministry of Science Technology and the Health Ministry. Why to combat […]

Biosphere Reserve in Karnataka

Biosphere Reserve in Karnataka The Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve is an International Biosphere Reserve in the Western Ghats and Nilgiri Hills ranges of South India. The Western Ghats, Nilgiri Sub-Cluster (6,000+ […]

All you need to know about Biosphere reserves

Biosphere reserves Biosphere reserves are areas of terrestrial and coastal ecosystems promoting solutions to reconcile the conservation of biodiversity with its sustainable use. They are internationally recognized, nominated by national […]

Atomic Energy Regulatory Board

The Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) was constituted on November 15, 1983 by the President of India by exercising the powers conferred by Section 27 of the Atomic Energy Act, […]

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are officially known as Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development They are an intergovernmental set of aspiration Goals with 169 targets. The Goals are […]