Agricultural exports-imports

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Indian economy, agriculture and related issues   Source: IE  Context: Both agricultural exports from and imports into India have scaled new highs in the fiscal year that ended March 31, 2023.   Provisional data of Department of Commerce on agri imports-exports: Agricultural trade surplus (Exports – Imports): It has marginally dipped …

Cyclones: How are cyclones formed and named?

GS Paper 1 Syllabus: Important Geophysical Phenomena such as cyclones etc.   Source: IE   Context: According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), a cyclonic/low-pressure area is developing in the Bay of Bengal and may intensify into a cyclonic storm.   What this weather system be called? Cyclone Mocha (pronounced ‘Mokha’) –  a name suggested …