India topped list of source markets for Sri Lanka's tourism in 2023.

  • India leads as the primary source of tourists for Sri Lanka in 2023, with over 3 lakh Indian visitors.
  • Improved connectivity, including resumed air travel and ferry services, enhances tourism ties between the two nations.
  • Tourism contributes significantly to Sri Lanka's economy, generating 2.1 billion US Dollars in 2023, showcasing a positive growth trend.

President to honor cleanest cities at 8th edition of SwachhSurvekshan.

  • President Droupadi Murmu to award winners at a national event on Jan 11, 2024.
  • Over 110 awards to be presented, emphasizing citizen engagement and feedback.
  • SwachhSurvekshan focuses on waste management, innovation, and progress towards garbage-free cities.

ONGC commenced Oil Production from flagship deep-sea project.

  • State-owned ONGC initiates oil production from Cluster-2 project in KG-DWN-98/2 block.
  • Expected production of 45,000 barrels per day and over 10 million standard cubic meters per day of gas.
  • Project set to contribute 7% to national oil and natural gas production, located off the coast of Andhra Pradesh in the Bay of Bengal.


First U.S. lunar lander in over 50 years rockets toward Moon.

  • Astrobotic Technology's lunar lander, Peregrine, launched aboard United Launch Alliance's Vulcan rocket, marking the first U.S. lunar lander mission in over 50 years.
  • The launch aims to kickstart a space race between private companies to provide delivery services for NASA and other clients.
  • Astrobotic Technology seeks to be the first private company to successfully land on the moon.

CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurated Jagannath Puri heritage corridor.

  • CM Naveen Patnaik to lead the inauguration of Jagannath Puri Heritage Corridor on January 17.
  • The Shri Mandir Parikrama Project aims to enhance facilities and safety for devotees.
  • Project initiated to address challenges during Rath Yatra and features improved amenities and open spaces around the temple.

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