India was the fifth most climate-affected country in 2018, according to the Global Climate Risk Index 2020 released on December 4, 2019.
Global Climate Risk Index published by-International Environmental think tank German watch[addtoany]
Ratapani Tiger Reserve is located in Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh Governor-Lalji Tandon
Madhya Pradesh CM-Kamal Nath[addtoany]
The IEA works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its member countries and beyond.
Its main areas of focus are energy security, economic development, environmental awareness and engagement worldwide.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) headquarters in Paris, was set up as an autonomous agency in 1974 by member countries of the OECD[addtoany]
Google CEO Indian-American Sundar Pichai will soon take over as the CEO of Alphabet, Google’s parent company. The move is expected to make him one of the most powerful corporate leaders of the world. The announcement came after Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin informed about their decision to step down from the leadership position at Alphabet.
A parent company is a company that owns enough voting stock in another firm to control management and operation by influencing or electing its board of directors.[addtoany]
The Indian Navy Day is celebrated annually on December 4. This day is celebrated by the Indian Navy to commemorate the victory of the Indian Navy in the Indo-Pak war of 1971. Indian Navy destroyed Karachi port on this day in 1971.[addtoany]
The Mumbai Central Railway Station was recently declared as the country’s first ‘Eat Right Station’ by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI). It has been declared ‘Eat Right Station’ because of the availability of healthy food, hygiene, drinking water, food waste management, etc. at this station.
Food Safety and Standards Authority of India is an autonomous body established under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India
Headquarters: New Delhi
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India:Harsh Vardhan[addtoany]
China recently inaugurated ‘Power of Siberia’ cross border gas pipeline along with Russia. This pipeline will help China and Russia to replace coal with natural gas. The new pipeline is a symbol of energy integration in Eurasia as major partners of Russia and China.[addtoany]
India has signed a 206 million loan agreement with the Asian Development Bank to develop water supply and sewerage infrastructure in 5 cities of Tamil Nadu.
Asian Development Bank: Founded in 1966,
the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) headquarters are in Manila, Philippines.
The Asian Development Bank’s primary mission is to foster growth and cooperation among countries in the Asia-Pacific Region.[addtoany]
The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 will grant citizenship to non-Muslims from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Pakistan who came to India before 31 December 2014.
The Bill will grant citizenship to non-Muslims from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Pakistan who came to India before 31 December 2014.
The Bill will provide citizenship to six communities namely Hindus, Christians, Sikhs, Jains, Buddhists, and Parsis.
It will help the minority communities who face religious persecution.[addtoany]
Roopun was first elected to the National Assembly in 2000. He has served as the Minister of regional administration, social integration, and arts and culture.
President: Pritvirajsing Roopun
Prime Minister: Pravind Jugnauth
Capital: Port Louis
Currency: Mauritian rupee (MUR)[addtoany]