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  • Sep 6, 2017
  • 1 🌟 Government Funds Ro Pax Ferry in Gulf of Cambay Under Sagarmala Programme -Important [ Policy/Governance ]

    Union Ministry of Shipping sanctioned the Capital Dredging Project of Ro Pax Ferry Services between Gogha & Dahej in Gulf of Cambay in Gujarat. Ministry released Rs. 58.50 Crore as first installment of grant-in–aid to Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB).

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  • Sep 1, 2017
  • 1 Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016- Complete Ban on Use of Polythene Bags in 17 States and UTs [ Environment/Ecology ]

    The Government has notified Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016 to regulate manufacture, sale, distribution and use of plastic bags including carry bags of compostable plastic, and plastic sheets for packaging or wrapping applications.

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  • 2 18 Biosphere Reserves in India [ Environment/Ecology ]

    Biosphere Reserve (BR) is an international designation by UNESCO for representative parts of natural and cultural landscapes extending over large area of terrestrial, coastal, or marine ecosystems or a combination.

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  • 3 Measles-Rubella (MR) Campaign Reaches 2nd Phase [ International Relations/Organizations ]

    India and 10 other WHO South East Asia Region countries resolved to eliminate measles and control rubella and congenital rubella syndrome (CRS) by 2020. Costs of Indian immunization program are shown above.

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  • 4 SATH: Case Study of Competitive,Cooperative Federalism-NITI Aayog Selects 6 States [ Policy/Governance ]

    Pushing competitive, cooperative federalism, NITI Aayog has collaborated with Uttar Pradesh, Assam, and Karnataka to radically transform Health specifically improving healthcare delivery and key outcomes.

    In Education, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, and Jharkhand have been selected to

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  • Aug 28, 2017
  • 1 Solar Energy Installed Capacity Reached 13652 MW [ Environment/Ecology ]

    As on 31.07. 2017, the cumulative Solar Energy capacity installed is 13652 MW while the same at the end of 2014 - 15 was 3743.97 MW. Map shows the solar irradiance in India. The States of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Telangana have

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  • Aug 24, 2017
  • 1 The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Bill, 2016 [ Bills ]

    Parliament passed The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Bill, 2016 dealing with cases of accidents in navigable waters or contracts related to commerce on such waters. The Bill upgrades laws related to civil matters of admiralty jurisdiction of courts, ma

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  • Aug 17, 2017
  • 1 27 Cities Selected for Smart Cities Mission in 3rd Stage [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    27 cities have been selected by the Union Ministry of Urban Development from 12 States for the third phase of Smart Cities Mission based on the scores of the Smart City Challenge competition in which total 63 cities had participated.

    • Amritsar of Punjab state has topped the list

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  • Aug 11, 2017
  • 1 Industrial Schemes Khadi & Capital Goods: National Capital Goods Policy 2016, [ Policy/Governance ]

    Scheme for enhancing competitiveness of the Indian Capital Goods Sector in operation since 2014. Scheme provides infrastructural components for setting up Centre of Excellence (CoE) for technology development, Integrated Industrial Infrastructural Facility, Common Engineering Cen

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  • Aug 8, 2017
  • 1 Export of Marine Food Products [ Economy ]

    Gujarat is the top producer. Andhra Pradesh is the second largest producer in 2015 - 16. In addition, Goa is the third largest producer. Among the union territories, Andaman and Nicobar and Dam and Diu are also important producers.

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  • 2 Strategic Partnership Pact with 3 Ukrainian State Firms Has Been Signed by Reliance Defence [ Defense ]

    A strategic partnership agreement with 3 Ukrainian state firms to collaborate on a range of military products has been signed by Reliance Infra-led Reliance Defence Ltd and these three Ukrainian state-owned firms are:

    1. Ukroboronprom
    2. Spetstechno Exports
    3. Antonov

    Key facts:

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  • Jul 31, 2017
  • 1 Arun Jaitley Inaugurats Aeronautical Test Range at Chitradurga in Karnataka [ Science/Technology ]

    The newly built Aeronautical Test Range (ATR) of the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) has been inaugurated by Defence Minister Arun Jaitley has inaugurated at Chitradurga in Karnataka.


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  • 2 Skill India and SANKALP- Biggest Global Skill Park to Be in Bhopal [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    India’s biggest Global Skill Park will come up on 37 acre land allotted in Bhopal. It will be established with the support of Singapore’s Institute of Technical Education and Education Services (ITEES).

    About Global Skill Park

    • Prepare

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  • 3 State Flag: Constitutional Position of State Flag- Will Karnataka Get One? [ Policy/Governance ]

    Karnataka Government constitutes a nine-member committee for possibility of designing a separate state flag. Jammu and Kashmir is only state having separate flag of its own due to special status granted by Article 370 of the Constitution.

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  • Jul 21, 2017
  • 1 India Free from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (H5N1 and H5N8) [ Health ]

    India had reported outbreaks of Highly Pathogenic Avian influenza at various epicenters in Delhi, Gwalior (MP), Rajpura (Punjab), Hissar (Haryana), Bellary (Karnataka), Allappuzha and Kottayam (Kerala), Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Daman (Daman) and Khordha and Angul (Odisha during Octob

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  • Jul 6, 2017
  • 1 5th Slum Yuva Daud- Adopt Slum Campaign - Slums in India [ Policy/Governance ]

    The Slum Yuva Daud of the Adopt Slum Campaign initiated by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports and Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan involves groups like NSS, public schools, RWAs, NGOs and clubs etc. A total 11 Slum Yuva Runs have been planned of which 5 have happened.

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  • Jul 4, 2017
  • 1 Fiscal Deficit of States Soars Reaches to Rs 4.93 Trillion in FY16 [ Policy/Governance ]

    The gross fiscal deficits of all the states have been reached to the Rs 4,93,360 crore in fiscal 2016 as per ‘Handbook of Statistics on States 2016 - 17 a second edition of RBI’s statistical publication, which was Rs 18,790 crore in FY1991.

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  • 2 K Kasturirangan Appointed as Chairman of National Education Policy [ Appointments ]

    Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan has been appointed as the head nine member committee which will prepare the final draft of the National Education Policy. And the other members are:

    1. Former IAS officer K. J. Alphonse
    2. Princeton University mathematician Manjul Bhargava
    3. Ram Shanker Ku

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  • Jun 25, 2017
  • 1 70,784 More Houses Approved to UP for Urban Poor Under PMAY (Urban) [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    70,784 more affordable houses have been approved by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation for the benefit of urban poor in Uttar Pradesh under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). These houses will be constructed at the investment of Rs. 3,528 crore for which c

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  • 2 Growth of Domestic and Foreign Tourist Visits During 2016 Gets Higher [ Economy ]

    India has marked positive growth in both domestic and foreign tourist visits during 2016 as discover by Market Research Division of Ministry of Tourism. The contribution of these states was about 85 % to the total number of domestic tourist visits during 2012.

    Key Facts


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  • 3 Government Announced More 30 Smart Cities [ Economy ]

    Central government has announced more 30 cities for development as smart cities so with this the number of smart city under Smart City Mission is reached to 90. The Smart City Mission was announced on 25th June 2015.

    • Total 45 cities were in the race for 40 available smart city

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  • Jun 23, 2017
  • 1 National Mission on Cultural Mapping of India Launched [ Policy/Governance ]

    ”National Mission on Cultural Mapping of India” has been launched under the ‘Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat’ by Culture & Tourism Minister Dr. Mahesh Sharma on the occation of birth centenary of Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay at Goverdhan Block, Mathura District, Uttar Pradesh at the Blo

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  • Jun 17, 2017
  • 1 NITI Aayog Introduce SATH Program [ Policy/Governance ]

    SATH ‘Sustainable Action for Transforming Human capital’ has been launched jointly by NITI Aayog and the State Governments to promote the agenda of cooperative federalism. The main objective of SATH initiative is to identify and build three future ‘role model’ states for health s

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  • Jun 11, 2017
  • 1 भारत के प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी जी की सरकार के तीन वर्ष का विवरण (GoI 3 Years) Part-4 [ News Snippets (Hindi) ]

    मोदी जी की यात्राएं: -प्रधानमंत्री बनने के बाद मोदी अब तक 57 बार विदेश यात्रा कर चुके हैं। 45 देशों की इन यात्राओं में उन्होंने 119 दिन विदेश में बिताए हैं। जबकि उनके पहले प्रधनमंत्री रहे मनमोहन सिंह ने 10 सालों में कुल 80 और पहले तीन साल में 24 विदेश यात्राएं की थीं।


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  • Jun 5, 2017
  • 1 📹 Highlight on Defense Military & Missiles- Expected Question 2017 Part-5 [ Defense ]

    We will be covering the important questions and topics for competitive examinations for 2017 related to Defense and related policies. As per video tutorials and lectures at YouTube@Examrace

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    Expected Questions on Defence: UPSC IAS 2017

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  • Apr 30, 2017
  • 1 NGO Barred from Receiving Foreign Funds [ International Relations/Organizations ]

    An NGO has been barred by the government from receiving any kind of foreign fund including from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for the alleged violation of the law. The FCRA registration of the Public Health Foundation of India has been cancelled by the home ministry. The law

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  • 2 Agriculture Ministry Discloses Model APMC Act [ Agriculture/Agro Industries ]

    The Agriculture Ministry has come up with a new model Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) Act Market fee across a State and a united single trading license for cost-effectiveness of transactions. To provide farmers more freedom to sell their produce.

    • “The State/UT Agric

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  • Apr 17, 2017
  • 1 📹 Horticulture - Summary of Kurukshetra April 2017 Edition [ Kurukshetra ]

    We will be covering the important questions and topics for competitive examinations for 2017 related to Kurukshetra April 2017 - horticulture in India. Details are available in the video tutorial at Youtube@Examrace

    Horticulture in India: Kurukshetra April 2017 Summary

    Dr. Mani

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  • 2 📹 Horticulture - Summary of Kurukshetra April 2017 Edition Part 2 [ Kurukshetra ]

    We will be covering the important questions and topics for competitive examinations for 2017 related to Horticulture Kurukshetra. As per video tutorials and lectures at Youtube@Examrace

    Horticulture in India: Kurukshetra April 2017 Summary

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  • Apr 14, 2017
  • 1 Agriculture Ministry, ISRO to Team Up to Geo-Tag Agricultural Assets [ Environment/Ecology ]

    Agriculture Ministry joined hands with the National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), a wing of ISRO to geo-tag agricultural assets. The Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana or National Agriculture Development Scheme signed a MoU with the NRSC.

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