Dec 2017 PIB

Research on Ayurveda and Herbal Medicines The Ministry of AYUSH has setup Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences (CCRAS) for
India ranked 60th most innovative country on the Global Innovation Index-2017 India currently ranks 60th out of 127 countries on the Global
Sendai Framework (SF) The “SF for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030” was adopted during the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
Cabinet approves UNESCO Agreement to be signed for establishing International Training Centre for Operational Oceanography (ITCOocean) The
North East Special Infrastructure Development Scheme (NESIDS) It will provide 100% funding from the Central Government to fill up the gaps in
One Stop Centre Scheme Background In India, gender-based violence has many manifestations; from the more universally prevalent forms of domestic