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Daily Current Affairs Answer & Explanation : 20 March 2020
There is no law or constitutional provision that prohibits such a nomination.
Currently, the only bar imposed on a Judge of the Supreme Court who has retired is that he shall not thereafter plead or act in any Court or before any authority.
Vote on account is passed (or granted) after the general discussion on budget is over.
It is generally granted for two months for an amount equivalent to one-sixth of the total estimation.
The Demand for Grants includes provisions with respect to revenue expenditure, capital expenditure, grants to State and Union Territory governments together with loans and advances.
Usually, only one Demand for Grant is presented by each Ministry or Department.
However, if necessary, the Ministry or Department can present more than Demand for Grant.
Under this convention, migratory species threatened with extinction are listed onAppendix I and Parties strive towards strictly protecting these animals, conserving or restoring the places where they live, mitigating obstacles to migration and controlling other factors that might endanger them.
Migratory species that need conservation and management or would significantly benefit from international co-operation are listed in Appendix II of the Convention.
Kaziranga is criss-crossed by four main rivers — Brahmaputra, Diphlu, Mora Diphlu and Mora Dhansiri and has numerous small water bodies.
Ploonet is the new word the scientific community has come up with to describe a moon that becomes a planet. A moon can become a planet if it leaves the orbit of its parent planet and takes up residence in a stable orbit around its star.
At this point, this orbiting rock is neither a moon nor a planet, hence the term, ploonet.