International Women's Day 2021: It is observed on 8 March in several countries across the globe. Every year it is celebrated with a particular theme. What is the theme of 2021, how is it celebrated, the first time when it was celebrated, what is the history behind celebration, etc? Let us find out!
Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the signing of the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA) between India and Mauritius. This will be the first trade agreement to be signed by India with a country in Africa.
Twitter is the new tool for diplomacy now-a-days. Almost every world leader has his/her account on this social media platform. This has lead it to be a platform for soft diplomacy. Know all about Twitter Diplomacy or 'Twiplomacy '
In order to ease travel restrictions amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, nations such as Denmark, Chile, and the United Kingdom have announced the issuance of immunity passports or similar kinds of certificates to the people.
Moon Jae-in administration announced its plans to build an 8.2 GW offshore wind farm in Jeonnam Province by the year 2030 curb South Korea's reliance on fossil fuels and make it carbon neutral by 2050.
The term ‘Asia-Pacific’ is associated with the part of Asia that lies in the Pacific Ocean while Indo-Pacific is an integrated region that combines the Indian Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, and the landmasses that surround them.
Smart Wall will use technologies such as scanners, sensors and radars to prevent illicit entry, smuggling and other border threats, creating a technological barrier that is too high to climb over, too wide to go around and too deep to burrow under.
The new strain of the Sars-CoV-2 virus is known as VUI - 202012/01 (the first Variant Under Investigation in December 2020) or the lineage B.1.1.7. As per the Union Health Ministry, a total of 141 people have been infected with the new strain of COVD-19 (20 January 2021). No new cases have been found in the past 24 hours.
Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman unveiled his newest vision to diversify the country’s economy beyond oil: 'A city with no cars, roads or carbon emissions' under mega-city project NEOM.
On 6 January 2021, the United States Capitol was attacked by a mob of rioters in an effort to prevent Congress from formalizing Joe Biden’s victory. However, this was not the first time that the U.S. Capitol was attacked.