Latest GK GS

Indian Ocean GK, Current Affairs, News

Strait of Hormuz Importance in world trade, History

Strait of Hormuz Importance in world trade, History The Strait of Hormuz is located between Oman and Iran, connects the Persian Gulf with the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea. The Strait is ...

India first vertical bridge to replace Pamban Bridge

India first vertical bridge to replace Pamban Bridge reconnecting Rameswaram with Mainland: Details, Features, Significance, Highlights Indian Railways is building India’s first vertical-lift bridge to connect Rameswaram in the Arabian Sea to ...

Indian Navy inaugurates Information Fusion Centre to boost the maritime security

Indian Navy inaugurates Information Fusion Centre to boost the maritime security: Details, Aim, Significance, Highlights Indian Navy has formally inaugurated the Information Fusion Centre (IFC) for the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) to boost the maritime ...

India aided USD 1.4 billion financial assistance to Maldives

India aided USD 1.4 billion financial assistance to the Maldives: Details, Features, Purpose, Highlights The Government of India has decided to aid USD 1.4 billion to the Maldives. This decision came ...

Cyclones get their name suggested by 8 Countries in Indian Ocean

Geography: Cyclones in the Indian Ocean get their name under the English of World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) Cyclones where usually not named after observing the name of hurricanes in the Atlantic Ocean ...

Indian Navy: India and Indonesia Organized patrol in Indian Ocean

Organized patrol between India and Indonesia and Indian Navy with Indonesia October 2018 Synchronized patrol between India and Indonesia is being organized in Indonesia. This event is being organized between India ...

Hurricane, Typhoon, Cyclone Naming Process, Method, Importance, Reason, History

The names of the cyclones are kept under an agreement. This initiative began in the Atlantic area in 1953 through a treaty. The tradition of giving the name of Hurricane ...

Cyclone Titli Naming History, Destruction Capacity, Timing and Affected Areas

Cyclone Titli History, Naming, Destruction Capacity, Timing, Affected Cities Cyclone Titli caused widespread damage in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. Due to titli cyclone Ganjam, Gajapati, Khurda, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak and Balasore ...

Tsunami: Introduction, Reason, Alerts, Sensitive zones, Indian Ocean Tsunami Facts

Tsunami: Definition, causes, effects, destructive capacities, facts, details A tsunami is not a single wave but a series of waves, also known as a wave train. Tsunamis are not tidal waves. ...

21 IORA Member Countries adopted Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy

21 IORA Member Countries adopted the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy: Details, Aim, Highlights 21 member countries in the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) adopted the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy ...

About Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy

About Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy: Details, Aim, Highlights Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy urges for collaboration among Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) member countries in meeting growing demand for renewable energy in ...

2nd edition of Global RE-INVEST to be held in New Delhi

R K Singh: 2nd edition of Global RE-INVEST to be held in New Delhi: Details, Highlights The second Global RE-INVEST event will be held in New Delhi. It is scheduled to ...

India-Maldives relations and the Maldives Presidential elections importance for India

Maldives Presidential Elections and India-Maldives Relations  The Maldives is a country of 1200 islands located in the Indian Ocean, which is strategically important for India. Energy supply is available to India, ...