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For All Defence Aspirants Clean Ganga Mission Current Affairs

For All Defence Aspirants Clean Ganga Mission

National Mission For Clean Ganga (NMCG) Organized A Brainstorming Session On World GIS Day 2018 In New Delhi On November 14,2018 With The Theme G-Governance Of Namami Gange Programme Through Geospatial Technology.

The Objective Of The Session Was To Share The Knowledge On Use And Application Of Geospatial Technology For Monitoring And Management Of Various Activities Being Undertaken Under Namami Gange Programme And Also Provide Feedback On The Programme Use Of This Technology With Reference To Ganga Basin.

GIS Day Provides An International Forum For Users Of Geographic Information Systems (IGS) Technology To Demonstrate Real-World Applications That Are Making A Difference In Our Society. The First Formal GIS Day Took Place In 1999.

CSIR Has Developed Three Less Polluting Firecrackers Which Are Environmental -Friendly And 15-20% Cheaper Than The Conventional Ones.

These Crackers Have Been Named As Safe Water Releaser (SWAS) ,Safe Minimal Aluminium (SAFAL) And Safe Thermite Cracker(STAR).

The Endeavour Of CSIR Is Aimed At Addressing The Pollution Concerns And At The Same Time Protecting The Livelihoods.

India Is One Of Only Two Countries In The World Where The Under -Five Mortality Rate Of Girls Is Higher Than That Of Boys, According To An Analysis Led By The Queen Mary University Of London.

The Study Compared The Under -Five Mortality Rates Of Girls And Boys In 195 Countries And Found That Only In India And Tonga Are The Mortality Of The Boys Is 39 Deaths Per1,000 Live Births In India.

The Under-Five Child Mortality For Girls Is 40 Deaths Per1,000 Live Births While The Under Five Mortality Of The Boys Is 39 Deaths Per1,000 Live Births In India.

The Missionaries Of Charity (Moc) Has Decided To Join The Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) System Of Adoption.

CARA Is A Ststutory Body Of Ministry Of Women &CHILD DEVELOPMENT. IT FUNCTIONS AS THE NODAL BODY FOR THE ADOPTION OF INDIAN CHILDREN AND IS MANDATED TO MONITOR AND REGULATE IN COUNTRY AND INTER-COUNTRY ADOPTIONS.

Cara IS DESIGNED AS THE CENTRAL AUTHORITY TO DEAL WITH INTER- COUNTRY ADOPTIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE HAGUE, CONVENTION ON INTER COUNTRY ADOPTION, 1993,RATIFIED BY INDIA IN 2003.

The Spot -Necked Day Gecko (Cnemaspis Maculicolis) And The Anaimudi Day (Cnemaspis Anamudiensis)A Re The Two New Gecko Species The Western Ghats.

Bhungroo,Which Means :Straw” In Gujarati Is A Water Harvesting System That Injects And Stores Excess Rainfall Underground And Lifts It Our For Use In Dry Spells. Adoption Of This System Can Decrease Salt Deposits On Soil And Increase Fresh Water Supply.

The System Has A Pipe erected In Such A Way That Excess Water Passes Through It, It Gets Filtered And Accumulates In An Underground Well During The Rainy Season.Later,Farmers Use A Motor To Pump The Water Up And Use It For Irrigation.

It Is Now A Fully Women-Driven Process, From Selecting The Farmers, Erecting The Technology And Operating And Maintaining The System.

It Is Now Assessment Of Indian Buildings By Green Rating For Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) Has Found That Less Than 2% Of Indian Buildings Are Green Buildings.

Green Buildings Are Structures That Are Designed To Utilise Less Resources Than Conventional Buildings. It Can Also Reduce The Interference From The Outside Pollutants.

GRIHA Is A Rating Tool That Assesses The Performance Of Buildings Against Certain Nationally Acceptable Benchmarks.

GRIHA Was Conceived By TERI And Developed Jointly With The Ministry Of New And Renewable Energy.

The Primary Objective Of The Rating System Is To Design Green Buildings And, In Turn, Help Evaluate The ‘Greenness’of The Buildings.

India’s First Specialized Hospital For Elephants Was Opened In Mathura (UTTAR PRADESH).

The Hospital Armed With Facilities Such As Wirless Digital X-Ray,Thermal Imaging,Ultrasonography,Tranquilization Devices And Quarantine Facilities, Has Not Only Come As A Respite To The Elephants But Is Also Attracting Local And Foreign Tourists.

Located Close To The Elephants Conservation And Care Centre,The Hospital Is Designed To Treat Injured, Sick Or Geriatric Elephants And Is Equipped With A Medical Hoist For Lifting Elephants.

India Has Been Elected As A Member Of The International Telecommunications Union Council (ITU) For Another 4 -Year Term From 2019 To 2022.

ITU Was Founded In Paris In 1865 As The International Telegraph Union. In 1947 It Became A Specialized Agency Of The United Nations.

The ITU Has 193 Member States Who Elect Representative To The Council.

The Foundation Stone Has Been Laid For India’s Largest Dry Dock At Cochin Shipyard. The Dock Will Be Designed To Handle Both Ship Building And Repairs. To Be Completed By May 2021 It Will Raise India’s Share In Global Shipbuilding.

World Cities Day: The 31st Of October Was Celebrated As The World Cities Day By The United Nations. The Theme For World Cities Day 2018 Was Building Sustainable And Resilient Cities.

Asia Environmental Enforcement Awards: The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Has Awarded The Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) Of Ministry Of Environment, Forest And Climate Change With Asia Environmental Enforcement Awards,2018 In The Innovation Category.

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Er. HartaJ is one of the main Instructors and a part of the team At NCA. He himself has cleared the SSB process thrice, but as per his grandfather's Late Lt. Col H.S.Dhaliwal Wish he is continuing teaching and making officers. Been associated with New Careers Academy for the last 8 years, he also has been succefull in making Second and Third Generation Of officers. Once Taught by his Grandfather and Father Capt. Dhaliwal. He is know all across with students for the way he teaches and he is more of a role model for them .