Palau became the 76th country to join the ISA
- In Oceania more than 500 islands Palau, an archipelago.
- It has become a 76th signatory country to join the ISA.
- During COP22 at Marrakech, the agreement was opened for signature.
On 17th July International Justice Day observed
- Annually International Justice Day is observed on 17th July.
- To recognize the emerging system of international criminal justice.
- In 1998 this day is the anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute.
- The help of this treaty ICC established.
Saudi Arabia intercepts drone launched by Yemeni rebels
- Saudi Arabia intercepts drone launched by Yemeni rebels.
- It is the border by Iranian-backed rebels in Yemen.
- The drone launched by the Houthi rebels from Yemen’s Governorate.
By 2022-23 Govt to increase coal production to one billion tone
- By 2022-23 Govt planned to increase coal production to one billion tones.
- The main aim is to increase the total production of coal in the country.
- The gap between demand and supply of coal.
- It cannot be bridged completely.
- The added that all India raw coal production increased its production.
BSI reported that India hosts 1,256 species of orchid
- A recent report by the BSI that India hosts 1,256 species of orchid.
- It also released the census containing photographs.
- This is the first time the report showed the importance of orchids.
- The photographs included nearly 60% of all species.
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