Nepal and Sri Lanka Launches Its First Satellite From USA

18-04-2019 ……………………….(Nepal successfully launched its first satellite NepaliSat-1 into space. The satellite developed by the Nepalese scientists was launched from Virginia in the United States. It is a low orbit satellite which will be in the 400-km distance from the Earth’s surface.Sri Lanka’s first satellite ‘Raavana-1’ was Read More …

Resilient Cities Asia-Pacific 2019 Congress Held in New Delhi

18-04-2019 ……………………….(The Resilient Cities Asia-Pacific (RCAP) 2019 Congress is being organised by ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and hosted by South Delhi Municipal Corporation in New Delhi, India. The event offered a combination of high-level plenaries and technical sessions on the implementation and achievement of Read More …

Coast Guard Patrol Ship Veera Commissioned

17-04-2019 …………………………(Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat commissioned the Indian Coast Guard Ship Veera at a ceremony held at Naval Jetty at the dockyard at Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.Veera, third in the series of offshore patrol vessels of the Coast Guard, was built by L&T at its shipbuilding facility Read More …

Rongali Bihu Festival Celebrated In Assam

16-04-2019 ………………………(Assam’s most awaited festival – the Rongali Bihu, also known as ‘Bohaag Bihu’ which marks the beginning of the new Assamese calendar year started. In Assam, three Bihu festivals are celebrated in a year called as Rongali Bihu or Bohag Bihu, Bhugali (Magh Read More …

First-of-its-kind ‘Voter Park’ inaugurated in Gurugram

14-04-2019 ………………………..(India’s first-of-its-kind ‘Voter Park’ was inaugurated in Gurugram, aimed at increasing voter awareness and educating people about the electoral process. Haryana Chief Electoral Officer Rajeev Ranjan inaugurated the park in Vikas Sadan building complex.)