Background: Zika virus, DNA vaccine (GLS-5700), Microcephaly, Ebola virus, WHO.
Background: PSLV-C34, Cartosat-2 series, Earth observation spacecraft.
Background: Scramjet engine, Advanced Technology Vehicle (ATV), Reusable Launch Vehicle (RLV), ISRO.
Background: National Forest Policy 2016, Green cess, Carbon tax, environmental cess, Climate change, Carbon emissions, Carbon footprint.
Background: Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), World Investment Report 2016, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
Background: India’s FDI policy, New FDI reforms, Civil aviation policy.
Background: Manipur Land Revenue and Land Reforms (Seventh Amendment Bill) 2015, Manipur Shops and Establishments (Second Amendment Bill) 2015, Hill Areas Committee, Money Bill.
Background: Rajya Sabha elections, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, Parliament, Prevention of Terrorism Bill 2002, Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act in 2015, Public Accounts Committee, Committee on Public Undertakings, Standing Committees, State List, Union List.
Background: US-Afghanistan relations, Afghan government-Taliban peace process, NATO summit, Taliban.
Background: India-Mozambique trade ties, India-Malawi trade ties, India’s pulses imports.