Postal Course | Test Series | Crash Course
This just in:

Search

Search list matched with tags “CITES”
  • Alexandrine Parakeet

    District administration of Jhalawar in Rajasthan is using the Alexandrine Parakeet, as the mascot of voter awareness program for the 2019 Lok Sabha...

    18 Apr 2019 News Analysis

  • Survey 2019-Ambitions Beyond Growth: UNESCAP

    Recently a report, Survey 2019: Ambitions Beyond Growth was published by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific...

    05 Apr 2019 News Analysis

  • Olive Ridley Turtles

    Olive Ridley turtles have not yet arrived for mass nesting at Odisha’s Rushikulya rookery and Devi river mouth. The reasons are not fully...

    25 Mar 2019 News Analysis

  • Important Facts For Prelims (12th March 2019)

    Girnar Wildlife Sanctuary After declaring Gir Forests (Junagadh, Gujarat) as wildlife sanctuary in 1965, more lion habitats in adjoining regions...

    12 Mar 2019 News Analysis

  • Asiatic Lion Conservation Project

    A dedicated “Asiatic Lion Conservation Project” has been launched by the Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate...

    09 Feb 2019 News Analysis

  • Important Facts for Prelims (5th February 2019)

    Asian Elephant Alliance The Asian Elephant Alliance has decided to raise about 187 crore rupees to secure 96 out of the 101 elephants corridors...

    05 Feb 2019 News Analysis

  • Important Facts for Prelims (4th February 2019)

    Indus River Dolphin Recently the Punjab Government declared the Indus River dolphin, as the state’s aquatic animal. Indus river dolphin is...

    04 Feb 2019 News Analysis

  • 6th National Report to CBD

    Introduction Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) started the process of setting up NBTs by organising a high-level meeting...

    30 Jan 2019 Summary of Important Reports

  • Important Facts for Prelims (30th January 2019)

    National Statistical Commission (NSC) NSC was set up by the Government through a resolution in 2005. The setting up of the NSC followed the...

    30 Jan 2019 News Analysis

  • Protests in Mizoram over Citizenship Bill

    Apart from other Northeastern states recently Mizoram has witnessed massive demonstrations over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016. This...

    28 Jan 2019 News Analysis

  • Important Facts for Prelims (21st January 2019)

    Indian Ocean Humpback Dolphin A pod of Humpback Dolphins was spotted near the Bandra-Worli sea link in Mumbai. Habitat The Indian Ocean...

    21 Jan 2019 News Analysis

  • Why India’s Sedition Law Needs to be Buried

    (This editorial is based on the article “Why India’s sedition law needs to be buried” which appeared in Livemint on 18th January...

    18 Jan 2019 News Editorials

  • Removing Fear: On Literary Freedom

    (This editorial is based on the article “Removing Fear: On Literary Freedom” which appeared in The Hindu on 7th January...

    09 Jan 2019 News Editorials

  • Japan to Resume Commercial Whaling

    Recently Japan announced its withdrawal from the International Whaling Commission (IWC) conservation body and it will resume commercial whale hunting...

    27 Dec 2018 News Analysis

  • Important Facts for Prelims (24th December 2018)

    Rampant Killing of Mongoose Recently Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) and the Uttar Pradesh forest department seized raw mongoose hair and...

    24 Dec 2018 News Analysis

  • Important Facts for Prelims (9th November 2018)

    Bandi Chhor Divas Bandi Chhor Divas is celebrated a day after Deepavali to mark the arrival of the sixth Sikh Guru Hargobind (1595-1644) in...

    09 Nov 2018 News Analysis

  • China Lifts Ban on Trade of Tiger Bones and Rhino Horns

    China has lifted a 25-year old ban on the scientific and medical use of tiger bones and rhinoceros horn. According to conservationists, this lifting...

    02 Nov 2018 News Analysis

  • Electrocution of Elephants

    Electrocution of elephants is turning out to be a critical area in the management of India’s elephant population as 461 elephants got...

    02 Nov 2018 News Analysis

  • 3rd International Year of Reef

    The 3-day International Conference on Status and Protection of Coral Reefs (STAPCOR 2018) with the theme “Reef for Life” begun in...

    24 Oct 2018 News Analysis

  • Important Facts for Prelims (12th October 2018)

    Global Financial Stability Report-October 2018 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has released its Global Financial Stability Report (GFSR)...

    12 Oct 2018 News Analysis

SMS Alerts
 

Please login or register to view note list

close

Please login or register to list article as bookmarked

close
 

Please login or register to make your note

close

Please login or register to list article as progressed

close

Please login or register to list article as bookmarked

close