Ukraine Crisis

Ukraine Crisis   Context: The 31 January UNSC meeting on Ukraine was convened at the request of the US. The US had called for an open session to discuss the “threat to international peace and security” posed by the Russian military build-up along Ukraine’s frontiers. […]

Agriculture and Associated Dimensions

Agriculture and Associated Dimensions   Introduction:   While the overall budgetary allocation towards the agricultural sector has marginally increased by 4.4% in the Union Budget 2022-23, the rate of increase is lower than the current inflation rate of 5.5%-6%. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United […]

Sachindra Nath Sanyal 

Sachindra Nath Sanyal (1893 – 1942)   Context: His 80th death anniversary was observed on 7th February this year.     About He was the founder of the Hindustan Republican Association. HRA was created to carry out armed resistance against the British Empire in India. Sanyal founded a branch […]

mRNA Vaccines

mRNA Vaccines   Context:   Data from human trials of India’s first homegrown mRNA COVID-19 vaccine are likely to be presented to authorities for evaluation by the end of the month, and company officials are aiming to roll out the product before April. The mRNA […]

Nuclear Fusion Energy

Nuclear Fusion Energy   Context: Scientists in the United Kingdom said they have achieved a new milestone in producing nuclear fusion energy,or imitating the way energy is produced in the Sun.   Background:   A team at the Joint European Torus (JET) facilitynear Oxford in central England generated […]