Flex Fuel Vehicles:

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Conservation related issues.   Context: The Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) has called for a faster launch of flex-fuel vehicles (FFVs) to achieve 20 per cent of ethanol blending.   What are flexible fuel vehicles (FFVs)? An FFV is a modified version of vehicles that could run both on gasoline …

Biden signs bill making lynching a federal hate crime:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Context: U.S. President Joe Biden has signed a bill into law to make lynching a federal hate crime, more than 100 years after such legislation was first proposed. The Emmett Till …