Daily current affair 6 October 2015

Indo German agreements

During the visit of German chancellor Angela Merkel two sides find various such as:-

  • Memorandum of understanding on security cooperation 
  • joint declaration of intent on cooperation in field of disaster management 
  • border protection 
  • aviation security 
  • cybercrime
  • illegal migration and 
  • counterfeit currency
  • India Germany climate and renewable energy Alliance:- a comprehensive partnership to harness Technology Innovation and Finance in order to make  Clean and renewable energy accessible to all and to Foster climate change mitigation effort in both countries, with the long-term vision and comprehensive agenda for combating climate change
  • India Germany site for head for green corridor and Solar project


Germany has expressed its inability to sign mutual legal assistant treaty with India citing its provision for death penalty
MLAT is an agreement between two or more countries for gathering and exchanging information to enforce public or criminal laws
 

Hmar

They are the tribal people living in Assam and reside in the areas where these states meet

 

Nobel Prize in medicine

Nobel Prize in medicine is given to Tu Youuou  of China who led the project that resulted in the discovery of antimalarial drugs- Artemesinin

 

Dredging

Dredging is the removal of sediments and debris from the bottom of lakes, rivers, harbors, and other water bodies. It is a routine necessity in waterways around the world because sedimentation—the natural process of sand and silt washing downstream—gradually fills channels and harbors
 
  • Asian Development Bank provided 1500 crore for skill development in Madhya Pradesh


 

Supreme Court on transgender

International legal service authority vs Union of India case Supreme Court recognised transgenders as third gender they have been for too long had to endure public ridicule and humilation

have been socially marginalised and excluded from society 
their basic human rights have been severely denuded


CyFy

the Indian conference on cyber security and Internet.To be held in New Delhi
 

United States pivot theory

for closer relationship with fast growing Eastern Asia to counter china’s influence in the region.