According to the ‘India State of Forest Report 2019’, what is the total carbon stock in the forests of the country?

India State of Forest Report (ISFR) is a biennial report released by the Forest Survey of India (FSI) under the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate change. The recent report of 2019 estimated the total carbon stock in the forests of the country to be 7124.6 million tonnes. It is 42.6 million tonnes more than ..

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Which Defence force recently imposed a ban on using Facebook by all its personnel and ban on using smart mobile phones inside its bases and establishments?

Recently, Indian Navy directed its personnel on usage of Social media and smart phones. It imposed a ban on using Facebook by all its personnel and ban on using smart mobile phones within the naval bases, establishments and warships. Restrictions on using messaging applications, networking, blogging and e-commerce sites are also expected to be released ..

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In the recently released NITI Aayog’s ‘SDG India Index 2019’, what is the composite score of India?

According to the ‘SDG India Index 2019’,recently released by the NITI Aayog, the composite score of India for the year 2019 is 60, which is higher than the previous year’s score of 57. The main reason for the improvement in the score is found to be the development achieved in water and sanitation, industry and ..

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Which Union Territory topped the NITI Aayog’s ‘SDG India Index 2019’, released recently?

SDG India Index is an annual index released by NITI Aayog to evaluate the performance of States/UTs on social, economical and environmental parameters, aligning with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. With the highest score of 70, Chandigarh retained its first rank among the Union Territories, in the recently released SDG India Index 2019. Kerala and ..

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Which state topped the NITI Aayog’s ‘SDG India Index 2019’, released recently?

SDG India Index is released annually by the think tank NITI Aayog to evaluate the performance of States/UTs on social, economical and environmental parameters, aligning with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. In the recently released SDG India Index 2019, Kerala remains in the first rank as in the previous year. Himachal Pradesh was ranked second ..

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