Daily current affair 3 October 2015

Mapping of Ancient India scientific achievement

Indian Council of historical research will map the countries scientific achievement starting from Vedic Era up to the 18th century .

Indian Council of historical research will draft historians to study in ancient literature such as :-

  • Vedas
  • Puranas
  • Dharmshastra
  • artha shastra
  •  Vedanga Jyotisha
  •  Rasasastra
  • Vastu Shastra
 to trace the countries achievement in astronomy,chemistry ,cosmology ,botany ,Ayurveda ,architecture and military Technology among other technical and scientific discipline

T SR Subramaniam committee 

which was made to the recommend for India’s environmental legislative Framework has recommended a single umbrella law to substitute the numerous statues governing this area

Intended national determined contribution

for United Nations Framework convention on climate change UNFCC
to cut the emission intensity of GDP by 33 to 35 percent by 2030 from 2005 levels
the major emphasis will be on 8 key goals :-
  1. Sustainable Lifestyle
  2. cleaner economic development
  3. reducing emission intensity of GDP
  4. increasing the share of non fossil fuel based electricity
  5. enhansing carbon sink
  6. adaptation and mobilization Finance
  7. technology transfer and
  8. capacity building
India’s stand on climate justice
India has committed to 40 % of non fossil fuel energy to be adopted by 2030