Ramsar Sites Part 7

Ramsar Sites Part 7 List of Ramsar Sites in India (U – W) Uttar Pradesh Bakhira Bird Sanctuary: The Bakhira Bird Sanctuary is the largest natural flood plain wetland of India. The Sanctuary was established in 1980 and is protected under the Wildlife Protection Act […]

PIB Analysis 19-10-22

PIB Analysis 19-10-22 Grievance Redressal Index The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has once again topped amongst all Group A Ministries, Departments and Autonomous Bodies for resolving public grievances. The rankings have been published by Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) for […]

FATF grey list

FATF grey list #GS-02 International Relations For Prelims About Financial Action Task Force: The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is the global money laundering and terrorist financing watchdog. It is an inter-governmental body which sets international standards that aim to prevent these illegal activities and […]

AK-203 assault rifles

AK-203 assault rifles #GS-03 Science and Technology, #GS-02 International Relations About AK 203: The AK-203 is a Russian gas-operated, magazine-fed, select fire assault rifle designed to chamber the 7.62×39mm cartridge. The AK-203 was developed in the 2010s by Kalashnikov Concern in Russia. AK-203 rifles are […]

Six spider species discovered

Six spider species discovered #GS-03 Environment and Ecology For Prelims: The new species discovered: Siamspinops garoensis: It is the first spotting of the genus Siamspinops from India. It belongs to the family of flat spiders, Selenopidae. The species is endemic to Garo hills in Meghalaya. […]