Point-Wise Current-Affairs & GS (Includes Important PIB Updates) 2019 with Maps & Data- IAS, SSC etc

  • Mar 31, 2019
  • 1 6th Meeting of Steering Group of National Health Mission [ Health ]

    The Government is rapidly moving forward in providing Comprehensive Primary Health Care through Health and Wellness Centers (HWCs). About 8000 HWCs have become operational in 35 states/UTs.

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    Image of National Health Mission

    Image of National Health Mission

    Role of NHM

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  • 2 🌟 Recommendations of the Inter-Ministerial Committee Regarding Exploration in Petroleum and Gas [ Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    The Government is implementing the recommendations of the high level Inter-Ministerial Committee that has made several specific recommendations regarding the exploration in the Petroleum and Gas sector.

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    Image of Advantage India

    Image of Advantage India

    • India’s import depe

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  • 3 🌟 Budget Summary with Major Highlights of the Interim Budget 2019-20 [ Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Interim Budget 2019 - 20 besides having a major Scheme for the farmers, it provides tax sops and sets the Developmental Agenda for the years to come. A New Deal for 12 Crore Small and Marginal farmers with direct income support.

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    Image of Budget at a Glance

    Image of Budget at a Glance

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  • 4 Mega Pension Scheme for Unorganized Sector ‘Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Maandhan’ [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Government Proposes to Launch a Mega Pension Yojana Namely ‘Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Maandhan’ for the Unorganized Sector Workers with Monthly Income Upto Rs. 15,000. The scheme will also be implemented from the current year

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    Image of Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Maandhan

    Image of Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Maandhan

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  • 5 Interim Budget: Income Upto Rs 5 Lakh to Get Full Tax Rebate; Higher Standard Deduction Proposed [ Economy ]

    Individual taxpayers having taxable annual income up to Rs. 5 lakhs will get full tax rebate and therefore will not be required to pay any income tax. While presenting the Interim Budget 2019 - 20 in Parliament today the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs, Railways &

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  • Mar 28, 2019
  • 1 📹 Yojana March 2019: Development (Part-2) [ Yojana ]

    Unleashing Youth Power for Development: India is youngest nation of world; developing youth to unleash their full potential will only make India global economic powerhouse. Reforms in education, skill development & entrepreneurship thru various Central/State Govt. schemes have g

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  • 2 📹 Yojana March 2019: Development (Part-1) [ Yojana ]

    Key Topics Included In This Article: Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN), Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog, Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Maandhan, Aspirational Districts Programme (ADP), Civil Service, Legal, Judicial & Police Reforms, Mahila Kisan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana (MKSP),

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  • Mar 27, 2019
  • 1 🌟 Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (P.M. Kisan) [ Agriculture/Agro Industries, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    To provide an assured income support to the small and marginal farmers, Government is launching a historic programme namely “Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) “. Agriculture continues to be the main driver of the rural economy.

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    Image of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (P. M. Kisan)

    Image of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (P. M. Kisan)

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  • 2 Government Announces Hike in Research Fellowship [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    From January 1,2019, Central Government has enhanced the fellowship of Ph. D students and other research personnel enrolled in any area of science and technology, including Physical and Chemical Sciences, Engineering, Mathematical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Life Sciences,

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  • 3 Union Minister to Inaugurate the First Swadesh Darshan Project in Sikkim [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Union Minister for Tourism inaugurated the project “Development of North East Circuit: Rangpo– Rorathang- Aritar- Phadamchen- Nathang-Sherathang- Tsongmo- Gangtok-Phodong- Mangan- Lachung-Yumthang- Lachen- Thangu-Gurudongmer- Mangan- Gangtok-Tuminlingee- Singtam” implemented und

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  • 4 National Salt Satyagraha Memorial in Dandi & Terminal Building at Surat Airport [ Political Science ]

    The Prime Minister, will visit Surat and Dandi in Gujarat on January 30,2019. During the visit, the Prime Minister will lay the Foundation Stone for the extension of Terminal building at Surat Airport.

    About the Terminal Building

    • The Terminal building is being constructed at

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  • 5 🌟 What is PISA? India and OECD Agreement for India’S Participation in Programme for PISA in 2021 [ Education, International Relations/Organizations ]

    Government of India has decided that India will participate in the Programme for International Students Assessment (PISA) to be conducted by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in 2021.

    Image of Mean Performance on the Overall reading Scale of PISA

    Image of Mean Performance on the Overall Reading Scale of PISA

    Image of Mean Performance on the Overall reading Scale of PISA

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  • Mar 26, 2019
  • 1 🌟 St. Petersburg Declaration in 2010: Two Day International Stock Taking Conference [ Environment/Ecology ]

    The third Stock Taking Conference on Tiger Conservation was inaugurated in New Delhi. Third in a series of Stock Taking Conferences, this is the second to be held in India after 2012 and is expected to have wide ranging discussions on the status of the Global Tiger Recovery Prog

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  • 2 🌟 Vande Bharat Express [ Railways ]

    Minister of Railways & Coal, announced the name Vande Bharat Express for Train 18, acknowledging it’s made-in-India status. It is a ‘vandaniya’ step towards realisation of New India vision. This train set has been manufactured by Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in the period of 18

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  • 3 Indian Railways Presents Republic Day Tableau Depicting the Theme of “Mohan Se Mahatma” [ Railways ]

    Indian Railways showcased its tableau in prestigious Republic Day Parade this year with the theme “Mohan se Mahatma”. Indian Railways Tableau depicts the “transformation of Mohan Das Karam Chand Gandhi to Mahatma Gandhi”.

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    Image of Theme of Mohan Se Mahatma

    Image of Theme of Mohan Se Mahatma

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  • 4 🌟 UDAN 3.0 Scheme Results are Announced [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The union Minister for Civil Aviation and Commerce announced the results of Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik (UDAN) Scheme. The Minister said, following two successful rounds of bidding. Inclusion of Tourism Routes under UDAN 3 in coordination with the Ministry of Tourism

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    Image of India Boards UDAN

    Image of India Boards UDAN

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  • Mar 25, 2019
  • 1 PSLV-C44 Successfully Launches Microsat-R and Kalamsat-V2 [ Science/Technology ]

    India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C44) successfully injected Microsat-R and Kalamsat-V2 satellites into their designated orbits. The PSLV-C44 lifted off at 23: 37 Hrs (IST) on January 24,2019 from the First Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota in

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  • 2 New Reforms, Guidelines to Strengthen Jan Shikshan Sansthans (JSS) Launched [ Education, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    In a bid to boost skill training and entrepreneurship in the remotest corners of the country, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Petroleum and Natural Gas (MSDE) announced comprehensive reforms for Jan Shikshan Sansthans (JSS), to further strengthen the skills e

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  • 3 Technology Mission Centre on Solar Energy & Water Treatment in Chennai [ Science/Technology, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, will be launching three important centre’s set up by Department of Science and Technology (DST), nucleated at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM) on 25th January 2019 at

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  • 4 ECourts Services Through Common Service Centres [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Court case information such as judicial proceedings/decisions, case registration, ‘cause’ list, case status, daily orders, and final judgments of all computerized district and subordinate courts of the country will now be available across all Common Service Centres in the coun

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  • 5 INS Kohassa- Indian Naval Air Station Under the Joint-Services Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) [ Defense ]

    Naval Air Station (NAS) Shibpur was commissioned as INS Kohassa by Admiral, PVSM, AVSM, ADC, Chairman COSC and Chief of the Naval Staff, on 24 Jan 19. INS Kohassa has been named after a White-Bellied Sea Eagle, which is a large bird of prey, endemic to Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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  • 6 🌟 9th National Voters’ Day to Be Celebrated on 25th January 2019 [ Important Days ]

    The country will celebrate the 9th National Voters’ Day (NVD) on 25th January 2019 at more than six lakh locations covering around ten lakh Polling Stations across the country. New Voters shall be felicitated and handed over their EPIC (Elector Photo Identity Card) in the NVD fu

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  • Mar 21, 2019
  • 1 ICAT Signs MoU with KIAPI for Indian Certification of Safety Critical Components [ International Relations/Organizations ]

    International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Korea Intelligent Automotive Parts and Promotion Institute (KIAPI), South Korea to support Korean Automotive Industry for Indian Certification of safety critical compo

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  • 2 National Bench of the Goods and Services Tax Appellate Tribunal (GSTAT) [ Policy/Governance, Economy, Committees/Govt. Bodies ]

    The Union Cabinet approved the creation of National Bench of the Goods and Services Tax Appellate Tribunal (GSTAT). The National Bench of the Appellate Tribunal shall be situated at New Delhi.

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    Image of Goods and Services Tax

    Image of Goods and Services Tax

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  • 3 Museum on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Yaad-E-Jallian Museum, Museum on 1857 and Drishyakala Museum [ Culture ]

    The Prime Minister, will inaugurated the Subhash Chandra Bose museum at Red Fort, New Delhi on 23 January 2019. Yaad-e-Jallian Museum is the museum on Jallianwala Bagh and World War I. Museum on 1857is on India’s first war of Independence and Drishyakala- Museum is on Indian Art

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  • 4 Centers of Excellence at Deen Dayal Hastkala Sankul in Varanasi [ Policy/Governance, Culture ]

    The Prime Minister inaugurated Centers of Excellence at Deen Dayal Hastkala Sankul in Varanasi. PM unveiled a plaque to mark the inauguration of 55 outlets which would serve as Centers of Excellence at the Hastkala Sankul, which is a complex dedicated to the handicrafts of the r

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  • 5 National Exhibition Cum Sale of SHG Products in Delhi Along with National Street Food Festival [ Health ]

    Minister of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs, organized a fortnight of events named ‘Shehri Samridhi Utsav’, focusing on urban livelihoods from 1st -15th February 2019. The event aims at extending the outreach of National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM).

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    Image of Exhibition of SHG Products and Street Food Festival

    Image of Exhibition of SHG Products and Street Food Festival

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  • 6 🌟 Year End Review 2018- Ministry of Human Resource Development [ Education ]

    In pursuance to Hon’ble Prime Minister’s vision for ‘Transforming India’, Ministry of Human Resource Development took a leap forward in transforming education sector with the motto of “सबको शिक्षा, अच्छी शिक्षा ” (Education for All, Quality Education).

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    Image of The Education

    Image of The Education

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  • 7 Year End Review 2018: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare [ Health, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Ayushman Bharat is a centrally sponsored programme anchored in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW). It is an umbrella of two major health initiatives, namely Health and Wellness Centres (HWCs) and Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (PMJAY).

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    Image of The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW)

    Image of The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW)

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  • 8 Year End Review 2018-19: Ministry of Mines [ Economy, Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Ministry of Mines is responsible for survey and exploration of all minerals, other than natural gases, petroleum and atomic minerals, for mining and metallurgy of non-ferrous metals like aluminium, copper, zinc, lead, gold, nickel, etc. and for administration of the Mines and Mi

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