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Today's Headlines - 06 December 2023

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IN-SPACe launches seed fund for start-ups

GS Paper II

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The Indian National Space Promotion and Authorisation Centre (IN-SPACe) has announced a seed fund scheme to offer start-ups focusing on urban development and disaster management.

ADB launches initiative for the Hindu Kush Himalayan region

GS Paper III

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced the launch of an initiative to address the adversities of climate change in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region, a vital source of water for billions of lives.

Arsenic and Fluoride Presence across Indian States

GS paper III

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The government reports widespread arsenic and fluoride in groundwater, highlighting geogenic nature; no conclusive evidence of increase.

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Hornbill Festival 2023

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Nagaland Chief Minister has informed that the USA, Germany, and Colombia would be the partner countries for the Hornbill Festival 2023.

ESIC bags 'ISSA Vision Zero 2023'

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Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) bags 'ISSA Vision Zero 2023' Award at the 23rd World Congress on Safety and Health at Work in Sydney, Australia.