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Daily News Digest:11 November 2019

World Science Day for Peace and Development

Every year November 10th is celebrated as World Science Day for Peace and Development. This was established by UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) in 2001 with the objective of highlighting role and importance of science in our society and our daily lives. The theme for the World Science Day for Peace and Development 2019 is "Open Science, leaving no one behind.''

Former Chief Election Commissioner passes away

Tirunellai Narayana Iyer Seshan, 87 years old was the man behind several electoral reforms passed away due to a cardiac arrest. He was not well for the past couple of years. He was the 10th Chief Election Commissioner (CEC). He served between 1990 and 1996.

NASA unveils its first electric airplane

NASA unveiled its first all-electric aircraft amid efforts by the aviation industry to cut emissions of carbon dioxide (C02) from planes to tackle climate changes. The US space agency showcased the X-57 Maxwell in California on 8th November 2019. It has been developing the small craft since 2015.

Wildlife biologist K. Ullas Karanth awarded the Wildlife Conservation Society’s George Schaller Lifetime Award in Wildlife Conservation Science

Wildlife biologist K. Ullas Karanth was awarded the Wildlife Conservation Society’s George Schaller Lifetime Award in Wildlife Conservation Science for his contribution to the field of conservation. He is the First Recipient of The Wildlife Conservation Society's George Schaller Lifetime Award in Wildlife Conservation Science.

MPC for MILAN exercise was concluded in Visakhapatnam

The Mid Planning Conference (MPC) for MILAN exercise was held at the Headquarters Eastern Naval Command (HQENC) Visakhapatnam from 8-10 November 2019. The programme of MILAN 2020 has been scheduled to be conducted at Visakhapatnam in March 2020. 

Mahendra Nath Pandey conferred the National Entrepreneurship Awards

The National Entrepreneurship Awards is conferred on entrepreneurs. The Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Mahendra Nath Pandey conferred the National Entrepreneurship Awards 2019 to Enterprises and Ecosystem builders on Saturday in New Delhi.

Ministry of Defence's Def Connect: Innovations of iDEX initiative

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh was the Chief Guest. The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is organising 'Def-Connect' to showcase the accomplishments of the Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) initiative and to construct a strong outreach towards the potential future entrepreneurs of the defence sector.

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