‘Professor Ayushman’ comic book released by Ayush Ministry in New Delhi

  • On September 24, 2019, a new comic book series ‘Professor Ayushman’ conceived by the National Medicinal Plants Board (NMPB) was unveiled by the Ayush ministry in New Delhi.
  • This book will raise awareness in children about the importance of medicinal plants and their usage.

New book titled “India in the Persianate Age: 1000-1765” by professor and author Richard M Eaton released

  • On September 24, 2019 a new book named “India in the Persianate Age: 1000-1765” by United States (US) based professor and author, Richard M Eaton was released.
  • This book mainly focuses on the rise of Persian culture and also about the civilisations, architecture, upheavals, and the art of the Indian subcontinent between 11th and 18th centuries.

‘Girl Power: Indian Women Who Broke The Rules’ by Neha J Hiranandani on 50 indian women role models released

  • A new book named ‘Girl Power: Indian Women Who Broke The Rules‘ written by author Neha J Hiranandani was released on September 23, 2019.
  • The book is about the stories/achievements of 50 Indian women role models. The book is published by Scholastic India.

NO Plastic: Plastic is not only a threat to the environment, but also to human life

  • The Government of India has called upon the countrymen to stop using single-use plastic.
  • Researchers at the State University of America tested 250 bottles of 11 brands sold in China, the US, Brazil, Indonesia, Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico and Thailand, in addition to India.
  • According to that 2018 study, plastic residues were found in 90 percent of bottled water samples. On an average 325 plastic particles were found in one liter of water from all brands.

Anushka Sharma named in Fortune India's most powerful women list, the only actress won the title

  • Anushka Sharma’s name has been included in the list of top-50 most powerful women released by Fortune India.
  • Anushka is the only actress to make a place in this list and she is also the youngest.
  • Anushka Sharma is ranked 39th in this list and the first place is named Jiya Modi, who is known as the undisputed leader in corporate law in India.