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TERMINATOR GENE TECHNOLOGY

Terminator gene ∗ The terminator gene is a specific genetic sequence inserted by scientists into a seed’s DNA that renders the seed and the crop it produces sterile. ∗ Terminator […]

STERILE INSECT TECHNOLOGY

Introduction ∗ It is a NUCLEAR BIRTH CONTROL technique developed by International Atomic Energy Agency [IAEA] Purpose ∗ In Africa and Eastern Europe, Tsetse flies [fruit flies] cause harmful damage […]

e-TOILET [DELIGHT BHARAT]

Introduction ∗ The electronic toilet called Delight Bharat promises better sanitation through inbuilt facilities which would automatically flush, clean, and sterilize the toilet. ∗ It is made up of steel, […]

BIO – DIGESTER TECHNOLOGY

It is a GREEN technology developed by DRDO Ministry of Railways has decided to introduce this technology to develop BIO-TOILETS It converts the organic waste into nutrient – rich liquid […]

Food And Health

TransFats : Trans fats, also called partially hydrogenated oils, are created when hydrogen is added to vegetable oil to make it more solid. They do help give a more solid […]

What is the difference between GSLV and PSLV?

Both PSLV (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle) and GSLV (Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle) are the satellite-launch vehicles (rockets) developed by ISRO. PSLV is designed mainly to deliver the “earth-observation” or “remote-sensing” […]

August 12, 2015

Poet, freedom fighter Kayyara Kinhanna Rai no more Kannada poet and freedom fighter, 101-year-old Kayyara Kinhanna Rai died at his residence at Badiyadkka in Kasaragod district of Kerala on August […]

August 8, 2015

Karnataka: smart cities project list. Six city municipal corporations that made it to the list are: Mangaluru, Shivamogga, Belagavi, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tumakuru, and Davangere Six smaller cities of Karnataka have outdone […]

August 6, 2015

 Sellixo  Students of the New Horizon Public School, Bengaluru, won the Technovation Challenge 2015 held at San Francisco in June for their app named Sellixo (means waste in Portuguese). The […]