Understanding Temperature Anomalies

Understanding Temperature Anomalies Context: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) end-of-year yearly report contextualises particular months’ ranking by temperature anomalies. While this March was the second warmest on record, the warmest March came just a few years earlier in 2016, when the largest El […]

Rescue Service

Rescue Service  Context: On Tuesday, the first batch of Indians stuck in conflict-torn Sudan was evacuated aboard the INS Sumedha from Port Sudan as part of Operation Kaveri. The group of 278 people were among the first to arrive in Port Sudan during the 72-hour […]

SCO Defence Ministers’ Meeting

SCO Defence Ministers’ Meeting Context: As this year’s Chair of the SCO, which comprises Russia, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Pakistan in addition to India, New Delhi will host visiting Defence Ministers from member nations as well as observers Belarus and Iran.  Points to […]

Operation Kaveri

Operation Kaveri Context: On 15 April 2023, an armed confrontation between competing groups of Sudan’s military government erupted. Clashes erupted across Sudan, primarily in the west, as well as in the capital city of Khartoum and the Darfur area. Due to clashes between two military […]