Daily Current Affairs Answer & Explanation : 29 Jan 2020
- NISHTHA is first of its kind wherein standardized training modules are developed at national level for all States and UTs.
- NISHTHA is under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Samagra Shiksha.
- Leo Pargyil is the third highest peak of Himachal and is considered to be among the most challenging and technically difficult peak to scale.
- It lies in the Zanskar range.
- It was launched by The Union Human Resource Development Ministry.
- It is an online junction of different websites and portals into a single platformto enhance the accessibility of information relating to schools.
Answer : d
The Regional Councils:
- It will be formed to address specific issues and contingencies impacting more than one state or a region.
- These councils will be chaired by the Chairperson of the NITI Aayog or his nominee.
- The councils will comprise of the Chief Ministers of States and Lt. Governors of Union Territories in the region.
The BASIC countries (also Basic countries or BASIC) are a bloc of four large newly industrialized countries – Brazil, South Africa, India and China – formed by an agreement on 28 November 2009.