International Conference on Sustainable Biofuels, ICSB 2018 (Relevant for GS Prelims, GS Mains Paper III)

About Mission Innovation (MI) Mission Innovation (MI) is a global initiative of 22 countries and the European Union to dramatically accelerate global clean energy innovation. As part of the initiative, participating countries have committed to double Clean Energy Research and Development investments over five years. Sustainable Biofuel The Sustainable Biofuel is one of the Seven

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Jaspal Atwal, a Khalistan activist in Canadian PM delegation (Relevant for GS Mains Paper II)

Jaspal Atwal, involved in shooting Punjab Minister, was in Canadian delegation Visiting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s office and the Modi government faced a major embarrassment after it emerged that a convicted terrorist and Khalistan activist from Canada had been part of the delegation’s events in Mumbai and was personally invited to a reception by

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World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS 2018) (Relevant for GS Prelims, GS Mains Paper II)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi  formally inaugurated the World Sustainable Development Summit 2018 in New Delhi’s Vigyan Bhawan. Organised by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), the three-day summit will see participation from over 41 countries, bringing together different stakeholders in the fields of sustainable development, energy and environment sectors. The event was also attended by

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Modi reiterates support for Palestine (GS Prelims, GS Mains Paper II)

India’s backing for a sovereign, independent state is “unbroken and unwavering,” PM says in Ramallah. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said support for the Palestinian cause is a continuing thread in India’s foreign policy and hoped for an early realisation of a “sovereign, independent Palestine living in a peaceful environment”. India’s support for Palestine is “unbroken

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