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Twitter Transparency Report 2021: Here's what you need to know

2 days ago
Twitter Transparency Report 2021: Twitter released its biannual report on 14 July 2021. Additionally, it released India Transparency Report 2021 in compliance with the new IT rules. Check the highlights from both the reports below. 

List of Brand Ambassadors in India 2021

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Brand ambassadors are either hired by the government or a company to influence the mindset of targeted customers or societies. Check the complete list of brand ambassadors in India below.

List of all the ISRO achievements in 2021

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In this article, we have provided a list of all the achievements of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in the year 2021, along with 2020. 

Journey of Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa to India

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Popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi or Bapu, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi awakened the masses on the strength of non-violence, accorded Satyagraha and called them to cut down their centuries-old chains of slavery. Read the article below to know about Mahatma Gandhi's journey from South Africa to India. 

List of Indian athletes qualified for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: In this article, we have curated a list of all the Indian athletes who have qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics along with their sport, discipline and category.  

Tokyo 2020 Olympics (2020 Summer Olympics): Here's all you need to know about the 'Games of the XXXII Olympiad'

3 days ago
Tokyo 2020 Olympics (2020 Summer Olympics): The Tokyo 2020 Olympics is an international sports event that will be held from 23 July to 8 August 2021, in the city of Tokyo, Japan. This article precisely describes the Tokyo 2020 Olympics schedule, list of Indian athletes qualified for Tokyo 2020 Olympics, participating nations, mascot, games and sports to be played at Tokyo Olympics 2020. 

The USA formed a new Quad Group with Pakistan, Afghanistan and Uzbekistan: Here's what you need to know

Jul 20, 2021
Biden Administration announced a diplomatic platform with Afghanistan, Pakistan and Uzbekistan to enhance regional connectivity with a key focus on Afghanistan. The group will work to expand trade, build transit links and strengthen business-to-business ties.

Explained: What is the New Shepard Rocket System by Blue Origin?

Jul 20, 2021
New Shepard is a rocket system developed by Jeff Bezos's space company Blue Origin to take astronauts and research payloads past the Karman line. Blue Origin launched its first crewed mission aboard the New Shepard rocket on 20 July 2021 at 6:30 p.m. IST. 

Jeff Bezos Biography: Birth, Age, Family, Education, Amazon, Blue Origin, New Shepard, The Washington Post and More About World's Richest Person

Jul 20, 2021
Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and Blue Origin, flew to the edge of space aboard New Shepard with his brother Mark Bezos, Mercury 13 and aviation pioneer Wally Funk and 18-year-old Oliver Daemon at 6:30 p.m. today. 

List of Chess Grandmasters in India (1988-2021)

Jul 20, 2021
According to International Chess Federation (FIDE), there are a total of 67 Chess Grandmasters from India. In this article, we have curated a complete list of India's Chess Grandmasters from 1988 to 2021. 

Ashadhi Ekadashi 2021: Devshayani Ekadashi Tithi, Shubh Muhurat, Vrat, Vidhi, Significance, History and Wishes

Jul 20, 2021
Ashadhi Ekadashi 2021: This article precisely describes Devshayani Ekadashi tithi, shubh muhurat, vrat, vidhi, significance, and history of Shayani Ekadashi. 

Indian Navy receives two MH-60R Helicopters from the US: Here's all you need to know about deadly Romeo Helicopters

Jul 19, 2021
The Indian Navy received two MH-60R Seahawk multi-role helicopters (MRHs) from the US in a ceremony held at Naval Air Station North Island, San Diego, the United States on 16 July 2021. 

Atmanirbhar Krishi App: Here's all you need to know

Jul 19, 2021
Atmanirbhar Krishi App: The Centre has launched the Atmanirbhar Krishi App to provide farmers with actionable agricultural information and early weather alerts. It has been designed and built by the Tech Mahindra Makers Lab team.

Explained: What are UV-C Disinfection Systems and does Ultraviolet-C kill SARS-CoV-2?

Jul 16, 2021
UV-C disinfection technology is used to disinfect the air in hospitals, laboratories, and also in water treatment. Of late, CSIR-CSIO designed and developed UV-C disinfectant systems to prevent the spread of COVID-19 like viruses, fungi, mould, bacteria, and so forth. 

Explained: What is Immunity Debt?

Jul 16, 2021
Immunity debt has been brought on by Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions (NPIs) put in place to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Cuba developed world's first conjugate vaccine: All you need to know

Jul 16, 2021
Cuba developed the world's first conjugate vaccine for COVID-19, Soberana 2 (Sovereign) which when delivered with a booster shot of Soberana Plus is 91% efficacious against symptomatic COVID-19 cases. 

List of Solar Power Plants / Solar Parks in India

Jul 16, 2021
India’s National Solar Mission has the target of producing  20GW by the end of 2020. The mission was launched in 2010.  Our country’s biggest solar power plants are located in  Rajasthan, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. Know all special facts about these solar power plants in the article below. 

Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC): Purpose and Governing Bodies

Jul 15, 2021
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is an international organization with 57 member states spread over four continents. It is an organisation of the collective voice of the Muslim world. The main motive of the organisation is to safeguard and protect the interests of the Muslim world in the spirit of promoting international peace and harmony among various people of the world.

List of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Member Countries

Jul 15, 2021
OIC is an international organisation that aims to safeguard and protect the interests of the Muslim world on the lines of international peace and harmony.

Explained: What is Sedition Law in India?

Jul 15, 2021
Sedition Law states: Whoever, words, either spoken or written, or by signs, or by visible representation, or otherwise, brings or attempts to bring into hatred or contempt, or excites or attempts to excite disaffection towards the Government established by law in India shall be punished with imprisonment for life, to which fine may be added, or with imprisonment which may extend to three years, to which fine may be added, or with fine.

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