What are the New Evaluation Standards for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles?

The Central Government  has notified the standards for safety evaluation for hydrogen fuel-cell based vehicles on September 24, 2020. Notification was issued by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways and notified that the Standards for safety evaluation of vehicles being propelled by the Hydrogen Fuel Cells. This has been done by bringing an amendment Read More…

National Medical Commission Became Operational Today

The National Medical Commission (NMC) has come into existence from September 25, 2020. It has replaced the Medical Council of India (MCI), as the country’s apex regulator of medical education and profession. National Medical Commission (NMC) NMC is an Indian regulatory body having 33 members. It was earlier established for 6 months by an ordinance in January Read More…

670 new electric buses and 241 charging stations sanctioned under the FAME Scheme.

The Government of India recently sanctioned 670 Electric buses and 241 charging stations under phase II of Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles (FAME) Scheme. The scheme was launched to enhance the electric mobility in the country. Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles (FAME) Scheme The scheme aims for electrification of public transportation. Read More…

Kerala Tourism’s Human by Nature campaign won PATA Grand Award

Kerala Tourism’s internationally-acclaimed ‘Human by Nature’ campaign won the prestigious PATA (Pacific- Asia Travel Association) Grand Award 2020 for Marketing. This gives a huge stimulus to tourism industry in the state which has been severely affected due to COVID-19 pandemic. Key Facts Awards were announced during a virtual presentation ceremony in Beijing. Kerala has bagged Read More…

Ministerial Roundtable Dialogue on Biodiversity held on September 24, 2020

The Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change represented India at the Ministerial Roundtable Dialogue on Biodiversity that was hosted by China on September 24, 2020 virtually. Key Facts The dialogue was conducted on the topic of Biodiversity Beyond 2020: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth. The dialogue was held a Read More…