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Summary of 20th Livestock Census Report

Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying releases 20th Livestock Census; Total Livestock population increases 4.6% over Census-2012, Increases to 535.78 million

New initiative to help guide the world’s heaviest greenhouse gas emitting industries toward the low-carbon economy

1. A new initiative was launched on 23rd September at the UN Climate Action Summit to help guide the world’s heaviest greenhouse gas emitting industries toward the low-carbon economy. 2. India and Sweden together with Argentina, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland,… Continue Reading →

Tiger Census

Status of Tiger Population in India 1. India has 2,967 tigers, a third more than in 2014, according to results of a tiger census 2. This gargantuan exercise is been conducted once in four years. 3. Madhya Pradesh saw the… Continue Reading →

Rasagola of Odisha has received the geographical indication tag from the Registrar of Geographical Indication

The rasagola, a popular dessert of Odisha, has received the geographical indication tag from the Registrar of Geographical Indication after years of controversy around the sweet. What was the controversy? Both Odisha and West Bengal have been contesting the origin of the… Continue Reading →

India will be most populous by 2027: UN Report

1. India is set to overtake China as the most populous country by 2027 and will have almost 1.64 billion inhabitants by 2050, says a United Nations report, adding that South Asia’s opportunity to reap the “demographic dividend” will peak… Continue Reading →

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