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Design Linked Incentive Scheme and chip making industry in India

Why in news? India has invited applications from 100 domestic companies, startups and small and medium enterprises to become a part of the design-linked incentive (DLI) scheme. Along with it the IT ministry has sought proposals from academia, start-ups and MSMEs to train 85,000 qualified engineers on semiconductor design and manufacturing.

posted by 31st Jan 2022

Beating Retreat

Only Indian tunes will be played at Beating Retreat

posted by 24th Jan 2022

Foreign contribution regulation act

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), the Ramakrishna Mission, and the Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust (SSST) in Shirdi are among the 6,000 NGOs that did not have their FCRA registration renewed by the Union Home Ministry recently.

posted by 7th Jan 2022

Oriental darter (Anhinga melanogaster)

In a conservation effort to monitor seasonal fluctuations in birds' movements, the ringing of oriental darters has been taken up in the world-famous Bharatpur bird sanctuary (officially Keoladeo National Park) after a gap of 22 years.

posted by 7th Jan 2022

First open rock museum

Union Minister of State for Science & Technology Jitendra Singh inaugurated India’s first open rock museum displaying different types of rocks gathered from different States of ages ranging from 3.3 billion years to around 55 million years on the campus of the CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI) located at Hyderabad.

posted by 7th Jan 2022

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