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What is Biopiracy? Explain with examples from India.

Bioprospecting is an umbrella term describing the process of discovery and commercialization ofnew products based on biological resources. Bioprospecting often draws on indigenous knowledge about the uses and characteristics of […]

Ecological Succession

What Is Ecological Succession? Ecological succession describes how a biological community evolves and changes over time. It occurs when natural events create a gap in an ecosystem. Various organisms or […]

Rural Debt Trap in India

The All-India Debt and Investment Surveys (AIDIS), carried out by the National Statistical Office (NSO) are among the most important nationally representative data sources on the rural credit market in India. Recently published, the […]

Temple Architecture

Temple Architecture : most of the architectural remains that survive from Ancient and Medieval India are religious in nature. In different parts of the country, distinct architectural style of temples […]

What Is A Carbon Sink?

Forest like the Amazon rainforest are some of the world’s most effective carbon sinks. Forest like the Amazon rainforest are some of the world’s most effective carbon sinks. A carbon […]

BIO-FUELS

Introduction-Biofuels BIO-FUELS ‘Biofuels’– BIO-FUELS These are  liquid or gaseous fuels produced from biomass resources and used in place of,  or in addition to,  diesel, petrol or other fossil fuels for […]

Tackling antimicrobial resistance

About this article:-Tackling antimicrobial resistance Health ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) highly industrialised countries recently recognised antimicrobial resistance was a bigger threat to low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) even though fighting it was […]