Government Schemes & Projects: Point-Wise Current-Affairs/GS Articles 2019 (Including PIB)- Download PDF

  • Mar 18, 2019
  • 1 Year End Review 2018: Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers [ Economy, Health, Agriculture/Agro Industries, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers in India is the administrative unit of three departments namely: Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Department of Fertilizers, and Department of Pharmaceuticals

    Image of The Managing Plastic Waste

    Image of The Managing Plastic Waste

    Image of The Managing Plastic Waste

    … (2734 more words) …

  • 2 🌟 Progress Under National Health Mission NHM [ Health, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister has been apprised of the progress under National Health Mission (NHM). The Cabinet was also apprised of the decisions of the Empowered Programme Committee (EPC) and Mission Steering Group (MSG) of NHM.

    Image Of Progress Under National Health Mission

    Image Of Progress Under National Health Mission

    Image Of Progress Under National Health Mission

    … (1226 more words) …

  • 3 🌟 NPS Withdrawal Made Tax-Free Like PPF, EPF [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    The government granted NPS exempt, exempt and exempt or EEE status, which means that like PPF (public provident fund) or EPF (employee provident fund) investment at the investment stage, accumulation and withdrawal stage will be tax free.

    Image Of What Is NPS

    Image Of What Is NPS

    Image Of What Is NPS

    … (399 more words) …

  • Mar 16, 2019
  • 1 🌟 India-Myanmar-Thailand Trilateral Highway [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The 1360 kms long India-Myanmar-Thailand Trilateral Highway is an initiative pertaining to India, Myanmar and Thailand. That will connect Moreh, India with Mae Sot, Thailand via Myanmar.

    Map Of Trilateral Highway

    Map Of Trilateral Highway

    Map Of Trilateral Highway

    Details About the Highway

    • India is

    … (229 more words) …

  • Mar 15, 2019
  • 1 🌟 Promotion of Electric Mobility [ Science/Technology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways had amended the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 by inserting the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2015 for amending the Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989 (CMVRs) to include specifications regarding manufacture, operation, registration, permit ex

    … (443 more words) …

  • 2 🌟 Initiatives to Promote Research in Higher Educational Institutions [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Ministry of Human Resource Development and its organizations like University Grants Commission (UGC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) are undertaking various research projects in the different Higher Educational Institutions.

    Image Of UGC Scheme/Fundings

    Image Of UGC Scheme/Fundings

    Image Of UGC Scheme/Fundings

    … (418 more words) …

  • Mar 14, 2019
  • 1 Yarn Bank Scheme [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    To avoid fluctuation in yarn price, government has launched a Yarn Bank Scheme as one of the component of PowerTex India with effect from 01.04. 2017 to 31.03. 2020. There is a 1 % increase in powerloom fabric production. The estimated production of powerloom fabric during 2018 -

    … (396 more words) …

  • Mar 13, 2019
  • 1 Stones for Several Projects Laid in Imphal [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Prime Minister inaugurated several projects in Manipur and Assam on 4th January 2019. PM inaugurated and laid the foundation stone of 12 development projects worth Rs. 1,500 crore in Manipur.

    Map Of Barak Valley

    Map Of Barak Valley

    Map Of Barak Valley

    Scheduled to address Vijay Samkalp Sam

    … (122 more words) …

  • Mar 11, 2019
  • 1 Promotion of GI Products [ Agriculture/Agro Industries, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Geographical Indications (GIs) are registered as per the provisions of the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration & Protection) Act, 1999. As on 24/12/2018,330 GIs have been registered.

    Image Of Geographical Indication

    Image Of Geographical Indication

    Image Of Geographical Indication

    Government’s S

    … (353 more words) …

  • 2 Efficient Transportation of Coal: Rapid Loading System and Other Projects [ Science/Technology, Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    In order to ensure faster evacuation of coal, Rapid Loading System (RLS) is being introduced in coal companies (like CIL, SCCL) at different loading points, where coal loading is more than 1 million tonne (MT) from any mine to minimize the loading time and enhance dispatch with

    … (443 more words) …

  • Mar 7, 2019
  • 1 🌟 Restructuring of National Health Agency as “National Health Authority” Approved [ Health, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Union Cabinet approved the restructuring of existing National Health Agency as “National Health Authority” for better implementation of Pradhan Mantri - Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY). No new funds have been approved.

    Image Of Arogya Yojana

    Image Of Arogya Yojana

    Image Of Arogya Yojana

    • With this

    … (502 more words) …

  • Mar 5, 2019
  • 1 Continuation of Umbrella Scheme for “Family Welfare and Other Health Interventions” [ Health, Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, approved continuation of five schemes under the “Umbrella Scheme for Family Welfare and Other Health Interventions” during the Fourteenth Finance Commission period 2017 - 18 to 2019 - 20.

    Image Of Cabinet Decision

    Image Of Cabinet Decision

    Image Of Cabinet Decision

    … (611 more words) …

  • 2 Continuation of Rastriya Yuva Sashaktikaran Karyakram Scheme for the Period 2017-18 to 2019-2020 [ Education, Environment/Ecology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Cabinet approved the continuation of Rastriya Yuva Sashaktikaran Karyakram Scheme for the Period 2017 - 18 to 2019 - 2020 with budget outlay of Rs. 1160 crore as recommended by EFC The Scheme beneficiaries are the youth in the age-group of 15 - 29 years, in line with the definiti

    … (202 more words) …

  • Feb 28, 2019
  • 1 More Than 61 Lakh Beneficiaries Enrolled Under Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    The Government has approved Pan-India implementation of Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY), a Centrally Sponsored Conditional Cash Transfer Scheme, on 17.05. 2017 for implementation across the country with effect from 01.01. 2017.

    Image Of Pradhan Mantri Yojna

    Image Of Pradhan Mantri Yojna

    Image Of Pradhan Mantri Yojna

    … (312 more words) …

  • 2 POWERGRID Jabalpur Transmission Limited Successfully Commissions ’Transmission System [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Power grid Jabalpur Transmission Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, has successfully commissioned the Vindhyachal Pooling Station-Jabalpur Pooling Station 765kV Double Circuit Transmission line.

    Image Of Transmission Line

    Image Of Transmission Line

    Image Of Transmission Line

    … (150 more words) …

  • Feb 27, 2019
  • 1 Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana Achieves 6 Crore Mark [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    The government gave out the 6-croreth free cooking gas (LPG) connection under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY). The target was later raised to 8 crore connections by 2021 and now envisages giving all households a connection.

    Image Of Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

    Image Of Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

    Image Of Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

    … (611 more words) …

  • 2 🌟 National E-Vidhan Application (NeVA) Project [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Computers & ICT ]

    Minister of Parliamentary Affairs & Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, gave details on status of implementation of National e-Vidhan Application (NeVA) Project.

    National Evidhan Application

    National Evidhan Application

    National Evidhan Application

    E-Vidhan

    • It is Mission Mode Proje

    … (431 more words) …

  • Feb 26, 2019
  • 1 IMPRESS Scheme Has Been Launched to Promote Social Science Research in the Country [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Central Govt. has announced formal launch Impactful Policy Research in Social Sciences (IMPRESS) scheme to promote research in Social Sciences. Objective of this scheme is to identify & fund research proposals in social sciences w/max. impact on governance & society. Govt. suppo

    … (336 more words) …

  • Feb 21, 2019
  • 1 🌟 3 Islands of Andaman Renamed: Projects in Andaman & Nicobar Islands [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Geography ]

    PM renamed Ross Island as Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island, Neil Island as Shaheed Dweep and Havelock Island as Swaraj Dweep. Inaugurate the ITI at Arong, and lay the foundation stone for some infrastructure projects

    Map Of Islands

    Map Of Islands

    Map Of Islands

    Other Projects Announced i

    … (111 more words) …

  • 2 Promotion of Sports Among Rural Youth [ Sports, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    ‘Sports’ is a State subject and promotion of sports in the country, including promotion of Sports among rural youth is primarily the responsibility of the State Governments and the National Sports Federations (NSFs) concerned.

    Image Of Khelo India

    Image Of Khelo India

    Image Of Khelo India

    • The C

    … (953 more words) …

  • Feb 20, 2019
  • 1 Action Against Industries Polluting Ganga River [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Government of India has launched the Namami Gange Programme in May 2015, with the total budgetary outlay of Rs. 20,000 crore for the period from 2014 - 2015 till 31 December 2020 to accomplish the twin objectives of effective abatement of pollution, conservation and rejuvenatio

    … (565 more words) …

  • 2 Progress on Gorakhpur Atomic Power Plant [ Science/Technology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Presently excavation is in progress in Gorakhpur Haryana Anu Vidyut Pariyojana (GHAVP) Units -1 & 2 (2X700 MW) at an advanced stage. Orders have been placed for long delivery equipment like End shields and Steam Generators.

    Map Of Gorakhpur Haryana

    Map Of Gorakhpur Haryana

    Map Of Gorakhpur Haryana

    … (315 more words) …

  • Feb 18, 2019
  • 1 National Waterway-4 Explained [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Kakinada-Puducherry stretch of canals and the Kaluvelly tank, Bhadrachalam-Rajahmundry stretch of river Godavari and Wazirabad - Vijayawada stretch of river Krishna with a total length of 1,078 kms was declared as National Waterway-4 (NW-4) in 2008.

    Image Of National Waterway

    Image Of National Waterway

    Image Of National Waterway

    … (464 more words) …

  • 2 🌟 YEAR ENDER - Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs [ Policy/Governance, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    100 Smart Cities selected in 4 rounds—SPVS incorporated in all 5,151 Projects identified by Cities worth more than Rs. 2 lakh crore under implementation in 100 cities 534 Projects worth Rs. 10,116 crore completed Implementation commenced for 1,177 projects worth Rs. 43,493 crore

    … (4831 more words) …

  • Feb 16, 2019
  • 1 🌟 DBTL Under Implementation in 715 Districts [ Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Scheme (DBTL) /PAHAL was launched in 54 districts of the country on 15.11. 2014 and was subsequently extended to rest of the country on 01st January, 2015.

    Image Of Direct Benefit Transfer Of Subsidy Process

    Image Of Direct Benefit Transfer Of Subsidy Process

    Image Of Direct Benefit Transfer Of Subsidy Process

    … (317 more words) …

  • 2 Benefits of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana Extended to Poor Families [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    The central Government has decided to extend the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) to all poor households in the country. Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) is currently under implementation across the country.

    Image Of Ujjwala Yojana

    Image Of Ujjwala Yojana

    Image Of Ujjwala Yojana

    Extension i

    … (420 more words) …

  • 3 111 Proposals of SFURTI Clusters Approved in Last Three Years [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) has approved 111 proposals of clusters under Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries’ (SFURTI) scheme. Under the Scheme, financial assistance is provided for development of Khadi, coir and village Industries

    … (320 more words) …

  • Feb 15, 2019
  • 1 National Integration Under Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects, Culture ]

    The Government of India has launched an initiative Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat (EBSB) to foster national integration by a coordinated mutual engagement process between States, Union Territories, Central Ministries, Educational Institutions and general public through linguistic, li

    … (494 more words) …

  • 2 National Level Kala Utsav to Promote Arts in Schools Launched [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects, Culture ]

    Union Minister of HRD, will inaugurate “Kala Utsav” (Festival of Arts) at Bal Bhavan, New Delhi on 12th December, 2018. • Kala Utsav is an initiative of the Department of School Education and Literacy of the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

    Image Of Kala Utsav

    Image Of Kala Utsav

    Image Of Kala Utsav

    … (302 more words) …

  • 3 🌟 Summary of Mechanisms to Ensure the Quality of Education in GovT. Schools [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Central Government has developed many mechanism for the monitoring of quality of education in Government schools. These are discussed below. Through ShaGun, the data collection and reporting processes have been simplified; resulting in a totally transparent and efficient system.

    … (711 more words) …

  • Feb 14, 2019
  • 1 Revision and Introduction of MSP for Minor Forest Produce Items [ Agriculture/Agro Industries, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Government has revised the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of 23 Minor Forest Produce (MFP) items and introduced MSP for 17 new MFP items. The 23 items whose MSP has been revised include those MFP items which have been covered under the scheme since its inception in the year 2013

    … (764 more words) …

  • Feb 12, 2019
  • 1 Rs 1,660-Crore IIT-Bhubaneswar Campus & 1817 Paika Rebellion [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Prime Minister released a new stamp and coin to commemorate the Paika Rebellion (Paika Bidroha), which was fought against British rule in Odisha in 1817 & also inaugurated the new campus of IIT-Bhubaneswar.

    Image of Indian Institute Of Technology

    Image of Indian Institute Of Technology

    Image of Indian Institute Of Technology

    … (424 more words) …

  • 2 Railway: a Key Driver for ‘Make in India’ Program [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Railways ]

    Railways’ procurement is compliant with Public Procurement Policy (Preference to Make in India) Order, 2017. Approximately more than 97 % of the Railways requirement is met from indigenous sources

    Image Of Indian Railways Rolls

    Image Of Indian Railways Rolls

    Image Of Indian Railways Rolls

    The following ar

    … (515 more words) …

  • 3 Bids for Setting Up of Wind Power Projects of Over 8000 MW Capacity Finalized [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    India has finalized bids for setting up wind power projects of over 8,000 Megawatt (MW) capacity through Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) and National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd (NTPC)

    Image Of indian Wind Zone Map

    Image Of Indian Wind Zone Map

    Image Of indian Wind Zone Map

    • The wind power proj

    … (400 more words) …

  • 4 Aajeevika Grameen Express Yojana Explained [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    The Ministry is implementing Aajeevika Grameen Express Yojana (AGEY), the sub-scheme under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM) to facilitate transport facilities in the rural areas and also provide job opportunities to members of Self Help Gr

    … (273 more words) …

  • Feb 11, 2019
  • 1 CSMC 41st Meeting – 3.10 Lakh More Houses in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Women/Minority Empowerment ]

    Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA) sanctions 3.10 lakh more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Urban (PMAY-U). The approval was given in the 41st meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee held on 27 December

    … (319 more words) …

  • 2 NEID SCHEME [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    North East Industrial Development Scheme (NEIDS), 2017 will catalyse the industrial development in the North Eastern Region including Sikkim It has come into force from 01.04. 2017 and will remain in force up to 31.03. 2022.

    Image Of Devel;oment Scheme

    Image Of Devel; Oment Scheme

    Image Of Devel; oment Scheme

    … (319 more words) …

  • 3 Difference Between NIMZs and SEZs: Establishment of National Investment & Manufacturing Zones [ Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    National Investment & Manufacturing Zones (NIMZs) are one of the important instruments of National Manufacturing Policy, 2011. NIMZs are envisaged as large areas of developed land with the requisite eco-system for promoting excellent manufacturing activity.

    Image Of Investment & Manufacturing Zone

    Image Of Investment & Manufacturing Zone

    Image Of Investment & Manufacturing Zone

    … (676 more words) …

  • 4 Industrial Corridor in Punjab [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Amritsar Kolkata Industrial Corridor (AKIC) Project planned by the Government of India covers seven States including Punjab. In consultation with State Government, Rajpura- Patiala has been identified as an Integrated Manufacturing Cluster (IMC) for development in the State of Pu

    … (188 more words) …

  • 5 Promotion of Manufacturing Sector [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The growth of manufacturing sector as measured by the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) with base year 2011 - 12, has been consistently increasing over the past three years and the current year.

    Image Of Indias Industrial Growth

    Image Of India’s Industrial Growth

    Image Of India’s Industrial Growth

    Growth

    … (429 more words) …

  • 6 Study in India Programme Has Taken Off, Nearly 2000 Students Have Got Admission [ Education, International Relations/Organizations, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    No student will face any difficulty in getting scholarship amount on time, Union Human Resource Development Minister assured. Government has thoroughly reviewed the system and from the month of November, have started crediting each scholarship beneficiary account with the schola

    … (409 more words) …

  • 7 Government of India Invites Nominations for Disaster Management Awards [ Awards, Govt. Schemes/Projects, Disaster Management ]

    The Government of India invites nominations for the “Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar” for excellence in the field of disaster management. Awards to be declared on: 23rd JAN, 2019 (the birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose)

    Image Of Inviting Nominations

    Image Of Inviting Nominations

    Image Of Inviting Nominations

    … (203 more words) …

  • Feb 9, 2019
  • 1 NACIN Bengaluru: Swachhta & Sustainability in Thought, Words & Action [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    Documentary Film entitled “Green Footprints on the Sands of Time” has been released by central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC) and other senior officials of CBIC. The Film showcases the State of the Art, Environmental friendly and Sustainable Training facilities of Natio

    … (461 more words) …

  • 2 DIPP Swachch Bharat Grand Challenge Awards Presented [ Important Days, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    As part of the Swachhta Pakhwada held from First to Fifteen November, 2018, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) organized a Swachch Bharat Grand Challenge. This was organized to reward innovative solutions by DIPP recognized Start-ups in the country.

    Image Of Waste Collection As A Service

    Image Of Waste Collection As A Service

    Image Of Waste Collection As A Service

    … (391 more words) …

  • 3 Government Plans to Make All Meters Smart Prepaid in 3 Years [ Science/Technology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Central government planning to make all electricity meters smart prepaid in three years in a bid to cut transmission and distribution losses, an official statement said. The Power Ministry has decided to make all meters smart prepaid in three years beginning April 1,2019.

    Image Of Communication Hub

    Image Of Communication Hub

    Image Of Communication Hub

    … (186 more words) …

  • Feb 8, 2019
  • 1 Website of Cyber Coordination Centre During DGP Conference Launched [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Computers & ICT ]

    The website of the Cyber Coordination Centre launched on the concluding day of 3-day DGP Conference The Conference of Director Generals of Police was organized at Kevadia in Narmada district of Gujarat, under the shadow of the Statue of Unity.

    Image Of Cyber Security

    Image Of Cyber Security

    Image Of Cyber Security

    … (155 more words) …

  • Feb 6, 2019
  • 1 Centre of Excellence for Genetic Blood Disorders at Prathima Institute Started in Karimnagar [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Centre of Excellence for Sickle Cell Anaemia, Thalassemia and Other Genetic Blood Disorders at the Prathima Institute of Medical Sciences in Karimnagar, Telangana. The country has made significant strides in the field of healthcare.

    Map Of Karimnager Telangana

    Map Of Karimnager Telangana

    Map Of Karimnager Telangana

    … (251 more words) …

  • Feb 5, 2019
  • 1 President of India Lays Foundation Stone of Kevadia Railway Station in Narmada, Gujarat [ Govt. Schemes/Projects, Railways ]

    The President of India, laid the foundation stone of the Kevadia Railway Station in district Narmada, Gujarat (December 15,2018). Earlier in the day, the President visited the Statue of Unity and paid his respects to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his death anniversary.

    Map of Kevadia Railway Station

    Map of Kevadia Railway Station

    Map of Kevadia Railway Station

    … (381 more words) …

  • 2 Cabinet Approves Establishment of Two New AIIMS at Tamil Nadu & Telangana [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister approved establishment of two new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Madurai, Tamil Nadu at a cost of Rs. 1,264 crore & Bibinagar, Telangana at a cost of Rs. 1,028 crore.

    Map Of Bibinager, Telangana

    Map Of Bibinager, Telangana

    Map Of Bibinager, Telangana

    … (718 more words) …

  • Feb 4, 2019
  • 1 Union Minister of State Development of North Eastern Region Launches iGOT [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Union Minister of State Development of North Eastern Region, launched “Integrated Government On-line Training” (iGOT) courses facility for officers in Government of India. The new hi-tech mechanism developed by the Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT) will further supplemen

    … (322 more words) …

  • 2 Government Moves Enhance Bank Recapitalisation Outlay Rs. 1, 06, 000 Crore Current Financial Year [ Policy/Governance, Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The government will infuse an additional Rs. 41,000 crore into cash-starved public sector banks (PSBs). The outlay will go up from Rs. 65,000 crore to Rs. 1,06,000 crore in the current financial year to propel economic growth, cementing India’s position as the fastest growing ec

    … (665 more words) …

  • Jan 31, 2019
  • 1 Kolkata-Patna Becomes India’S Second Container Cargo Sector on Inland Waterways [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Kolkata-Patna is India’s new Inland Water Transport (IWT) origin-destination pair for cargo container movement on the National Waterway-1. After the successful shipping of container cargo from Kolkata to Varanasi earlier, Patna (Capital of Bihar) will be witness to a new landmar

    … (142 more words) …

  • 2 National Challenge for Youth-”Ideate for India- Creative Solutions Using Technology” [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The challenge aims to give school students across the country a platform and opportunity to become solution creators for the problems they see around them and their communities. To make the young students understand the importance of technology and give them a platform, where the

    … (463 more words) …

  • Jan 30, 2019
  • 1 CSIR to Establish a High-End Skill Development Centre in Chandigarh [ Education, Science/Technology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    National Research Laboratory CSIR-IMTECH (Council of Scientific & Industrial Research-Institute of Microbial Technology) announced a new partnership w/Merck, a leading German Science & Technology Company, to establish a ‘High End Skill Development Centre’ in CSIR-IMTECH, Chandiga

    … (225 more words) …

  • Jan 29, 2019
  • 1 Streamlining of National Pension System (NPS) [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Cabinet approved proposal to streamline National Pension System (NPS). NPS was implemented in May 2009 to provide pension option to 360 million informal sector workers & provide them w/old-age income security.

    Image of NPS Scheme project

    Image of NPS Scheme Project

    Image of NPS Scheme project

    NPS is be

    … (436 more words) …

  • 2 1st International Conference on Sustainable Water Management at Mohali [ Environment/Ecology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    1st International Conference on ‘Sustainable Water Management’ began on 10th Dec. , 2018 at Indian School of Business (ISB) in Mohali, Punjab. Conference is being organised by Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) under aegis of National Hydrology Project of Union Ministry of Water

    … (575 more words) …

  • 3 Technology and Financial Innovation to Drive the Ganga Cleaning Mission [ Science/Technology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    India Water Impact Summit-2018 was held in New Delhi. It was jointly organized by National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) & Centre for Ganga River Basin Management & Studies (cGanga).

    Image of Ganga Cleaning Mission

    Image of Ganga Cleaning Mission

    Image of Ganga Cleaning Mission

    Key Facts of Ganga Cleanin

    … (478 more words) …

Monthy-updated, fully-solved, large current affairs-2019 question bank(more than 2000 problems): Quickly cover most-important current-affairs questions with pointwise explanations especially designed for IAS, NTA-NET, Bank-PO and other competetive exams.

Discussions & Questions