Indonesia Tsunami – Ca

Indonesia Tsunami – Causes

Indonesia Tsunami – Causes After a major 7.5-magnitude earthquake, tsunami hit Palu, a city in the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, recently. What caused the 2004 tsunami?   Vertical earthquakes – Catastrophic tsunamis are often triggered by “megathrust earthquakes.” These occur at subduction zones when one tectonic plate is forced under another. It causes massive chunks […]

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Daily Current Affairs

daily current affairs Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2018 report  The U.N. has released its annual checkup report on the SDGs, accompanied by a call from U.N. Chief António Guterres that, “we must inject a sense of urgency” in making good on the ambitious 2030 development agenda. The SDG Report presents an overview of progress toward […]

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Public Health Initiati...

A background study of Indian health scenario Public Health Initiative Indian Health Sector Data: Budget spending and Insurance Levels The public expenditure on health sector remains a dismal show of only around 1.4% of the GDP. The investment in health research has been low with a modest rate of 1% of the total public health […]

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SWAYAM

SWAYAM

SWAYAM: Government notifies 75 National Resource Centres for Higher Education faculty Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) launched initiative of online professional development of 1.5 million higher education faculty using massive open online course (MOOC) platform SWAYAM. Under its first phase of implementation, 75 discipline-specific National Resource Centres (NRCs) have been identified. Key Facts Under […]

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