Daily Archives: July 2, 2024

Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT)

Context: There is a call to make the bone marrow transplant procedure available at Madurai’s Govt. Rajaji Hospital. Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) Definition: BMT involves replacing diseased blood-forming cells with healthy ones. Blood-Forming Cells: Also known as blood stem cells, these immature cells are located in the bone marrow and …

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Eco-friendly Supercapacitors

Context: Researchers have developed environmentally friendly supercapacitors. Coconut Husk-Derived Activated Carbon: Utilizing coconut husk-derived activated carbon offers promising, eco-friendly solutions for high-performance supercapacitors due to its availability, low cost, and sustainability. Supercapacitor Definition: A supercapacitor, also known as an ultracapacitor, is an advanced energy storage device. Benefits: It provides high …

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Santhal Hul

Context: In Jharkhand, June 30 is celebrated as Hul Diwas, commemorating the 1855 Santal rebellion led by Sido and Kanhu Murmu. Causes of Uprising Revenue Policies: Following the Battle of Plassey in 1757, the East India Company implemented revenue and law-and-order policies to exert control over India. Permanent Settlement (1793): …

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Climate Policy of India

Context: India’s Supreme Court, in its landmark judgment in M.K. Ranjitsinh and Ors. Vs. Union of India & Ors., has introduced a significant new dimension to the country’s climate change jurisprudence. SC Verdict The Supreme Court recognized the right to “be free from the adverse effects of climate change” as …

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