Related Topics

Space Economy
2024 FEB   27
Migrant Workers in India
2023 NOV   27
White Phosphorus
2023 OCT   21
National Turmeric Board
2023 OCT   5

Miscellaneous

2023 NOV 5

Preliminary   > Miscellaneous   >   Events and functions   >   Miscellaneous

Helicobacter Pylori

  • Bacterium that cause infections in the  stomach and small intestine.
  • Most common cause of the gastric ulcer.
  • Long-term untreated infections with can (rarely) lead to gastric cancer.
  • Gained resistance to commonly used antibiotics.
  • Researchers from the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases has now made quick detection of these bacteria possible.

 

Pattamadai Korai Pai

GI tagged mats made from Korai Grass by the weavers of Tirunelveli District of Tamil Nadu.

 

 Places in News: Jajarkot

 

At least 157 people were killed when a 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal. The epicentre was at Ramidanda in Jajarkot district in Nepal.

Species in News: Pancorius Sebastiani

New Jumping Spider Species found from the Western Ghats.