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  • Oct 8, 2017
  • 1 🌟 List of India’S Defence Exercises- Surya Kiran (Indo-Nepal) and SLINEX 2017 (Important) [ Defense ]

    The 12th edition of India-Nepal joint military exercise- Surya Kiran XII was held at Nepal Army Battle School (NABS) in Saljhandi, Nepal and 7thedition of India-Sri Lanka joint naval exercises SLINEX 2017 were held near Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) in Bay of Bengal

    Image of Surya Kiran (India-Nepal) and SLINEX 2017

    Image of Surya Kiran (India-Nepal) and SLINEX 2017

    Image of Surya Kiran (India-Nepal) and SLINEX 2017

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  • 2 🌟 Increasing India US Defense Partnership- Exercise Yudh Abhyas – 2017 (Important) [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    The United States and India have strategic partnership, underpinned by shared democratic values and interests and strong people-to-people ties. The United States and India are natural partners on a range of political, economic, and security issues. Recently several changes have

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  • 3 Technology Advancement Ups Productivity at India’S Major Ports [ Policy-Governance ]

    With 12 major ports handling 273.96 million tonnes cargo from April-August, 2017- the growth is attributed to technological advancement for their modernization and reforms for enhancing ease of doing business.

    Image of Overall Traffic Growth At Major Ports

    Image of Overall Traffic Growth At Major Ports

    Image of Overall Traffic Growth At Major Ports

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  • 4 Regional Research Institute of Homoeopathy Inaugurated in Agartala [ Health ]

    With aim to strengthen health services and propagate of AYUSH systems in North-Eastern states Government. Institute would focus on Malaria research with Homoeopathy with the disease being endemic in the region.

    Image of Regional Research Institute of Homoeopathy in Agartala

    Image of Regional Research Institute of Homoeopathy in Agartala

    Image of Regional Research Institute of Homoeopathy in Agartala

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  • Oct 6, 2017
  • 1 🌟 Survey of Un-Appraised Sedimentary Basins of India Approved (Important) [ Policy-Governance ]

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved significant project to acquire 48, 243 Line Kilometer (LKM) 2D seismic data for appraisal of Indian sedimentary basins where limited data is available at an estimated cost of Rs. 2932.99 crore spread over five years.

    Map of Sedimentary Basins of India

    Map of Sedimentary Basins of India

    Map of Sedimentary Basins of India

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  • 2 Dairy Processing & Infrastructure Development Fund Approved [ Eco. ]

    Dairy Processing & Infrastructure Development Fund (DIDF) was approved by economic committee with an outlay of Rs. 10, 881 crore during 2017 - 18 to 2028 - 29. The fund is set up in response to Union Budget 2017 - 18 announcement.

    Image of Dairy Industry In India 2017

    Image of Dairy Industry In India 2017

    Image of Dairy Industry In India 2017

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  • 3 SAIL’S Sales Boost with SAIL’S “Gaon Ki Ore” [ Eco. ]

    Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) has a nation-wide campaign “सेल स्टील – गाँव की ओर” (“SAIL Steel – Gaon ki Ore”) aimed at boosting steel consumption in country especially in rural areas.

    Map of A Maharatna Company(The Sail Network)

    Map of A Maharatna Company (The Sail Network)

    Map of A Maharatna Company (The Sail Network)

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  • 4 ‘SWACHHTA’ Ranking - 2017 of Higher Educational Institutions [ Edu. ]

    The ‘SWACHHTA’ rankings focus on water & electricity conservation, promoting cleanliness and managing waste for smart campus. Award ceremony based on ‘SWACHHTA’ Ranking 2017 of Higher Educational Institutions was held in New Delhi.

    Image of ‘SWACHHTA’ Ranking - 2017

    Image of ‘SWACHHTA’ Ranking - 2017

    Image of ‘SWACHHTA’ Ranking - 2017

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  • 5 Rohingya Refugee Crisis and Operation Insaaniyat [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    Rohingya refugee crisis led to mass migration of thousands of Rohingya people from Myanmar Bangladesh, collectively dubbed “boat people” by international media. Researchers suggest that Myanmar government is in the final stages of an organized process of genocide against the Rohi

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  • Oct 5, 2017
  • 1 भारत और म्यांमार (India and Myanmar - in Hindi) [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    प्रस्तावना: - रोहिंग्या शरणार्थियों की समस्या के बीच हो रही मोदी की म्यांमार यात्रा भारत की पूरब को देखने वाली व्यापारिक नीति को नया आधार प्रदान करेगी और इस इलाके की सुरक्षा व्यवस्था में नया आयाम जोड़ेगी। इस तीन दिवसीय यात्रा में ग्यारह समझौते हुए हैं। इनमें परिवहन परियोजनाओं सम

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  • 2 नीली मछली चुनौती खेल (Blue Whale Challenge Game - in Hindi) [ Sci-Tech ]

    प्रस्तावना: - मोबाइल (गतिशील) पर खेले जाने वाले ’ब्लू व्हेल चैलेंज गेम’ से दुनिया भर में दहशत है। इस गेम के भंवर में बच्चे फंस रहे हैं और समाज ही नहीं सरकारें और अदालते भी इस गेम के दुष्प्रभावों से चिंतित है। मद्रास हाईकोर्ट (उच्च न्यायालय) ने इसका तोड़ निकालने व इस पर रोक लगाने

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  • 3 India and Japan Defence Collaboration- Japan-Lndia Special Strategic and Global Partnership [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    India and Japan have agreed to collaborate closely in defence production, including on dual-use technologies at the India-Japan annual defence ministerial dialogue held in Tokyo. Ramp up military engagement under bilateral special strategic framework and increase counter-terror c

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  • 4 🌟 India’S Silk Industry and MoUs Between India and Japan [ Eco. ]

    India’s Silk Industry is world’s second largest after China. India enjoys a unique global position in terms of production of all commercially useful varieties of silk. India produces four varieties of silk: Mulberry, Eri, Tasar and Muga.

    Map of Silk Centers In India

    Map of Silk Centers In India

    Map of Silk Centers In India

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  • Oct 3, 2017
  • 1 दस उच्च समाचार (Top Ten News - in Hindi) Part - 1 Sept 2017 [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    महाबैंक: - स्टेट (राज्य) बैंक (अधिकोष) ऑफ (का) इंडिया (भारत) में उसके 5 सहयोगी बैंको (अधिकोष) का विलय करके सरकार ने एक ’महाबैंक’ बना दिया। यह महाबैंक अन्य वैश्विक संस्थाओं के समूह में शामिल होगा। वित्तमंत्री अरुण जेटली के नेतृत्व में एक पैनल बैंको के विलयीकरण संबंधी मसले देख रहा

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  • 2 खोज (Discovery - in Hindi) [ Sci-Tech ]

    जीरो की खोज: -हम सभी जानते हैं कि ’जीरो’ की खोज भारत ने की थी। अब इस पर पश्चिम ने भी मुहर लगा दी है। जीरो के इस्तेमाल के बारे में पहली बार कार्बन डेटिंग के जरिए पता लगाया गया है। ऑक्सफोर्ड यूनिवर्सिटी ने एक भारतीय किताब में दर्ज कार्बन डेटिंग से साबित किया है कि तीसरी या चौथी सद

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  • 3 India-Japan Open Sky Agreement (Part 2 ) [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    15 major agreements were signed between both countries during Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visit to India. Open sky agreement signed in accordance with the National Civil Aviation Policy (NACP), 2016.

    Map of Global Shift In Aviation Per Continent

    Map of Global Shift In Aviation Per Continent

    Map of Global Shift In Aviation Per Continent

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  • 4 MoUs Signed During Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Visit to India (Part 1) [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    15 major agreements were signed between both countries during Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visit to India. PM Shinzo Abe’s visit and the MoUs were signed under the backdrop of growing influence of China in the region, making India’s partnership with Japan strategically very

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  • 5 India’S First High Speed Rail Project Started by PM Modi and Japanese PM Abe [ Policy-Governance ]

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Prime Minister Narendra Modi jointly laid the foundation for India’s first high speed rail between Mumbai and Ahmedabad. Bullet train project symbolizes speed and progress, and will to deliver results quickly.

    Map of India’s first High Speed Rail Project

    Map of India’s First High Speed Rail Project

    Map of India’s first High Speed Rail Project

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  • 6 Hindi Diwas and Rajbhasha Awards [ Awards ]

    The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind presented the Rajbhasha Awards on the occasion of Hindi Diwas on September 14, 2017. Aims to propagate Hindi language and its cultural heritage and values.

    Map of Number of Hindi Speakers

    Map of Number of Hindi Speakers

    Map of Number of Hindi Speakers

    About Nati

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  • 7 Note on MGNREGA [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    MGNREGA Scheme has seen major changes in the last two years with use of ICT tools, space technology, and focus on improving livelihood of people. MGNREGA Provides diversified livelihood opportunities through convergent programme implementation.

    Image of MGNREGA data

    Image of MGNREGA Data

    Image of MGNREGA data

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  • Oct 2, 2017
  • 1 Alang-Sosiya Shipyards: 76 Million US Dollar Loan Deal with Japan International Cooperation Limited [ Eco. ]

    A loan deal worth $76 million with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) was approved to upgrade the environment management plan at Alang-Sosiya ship recycling yards. Total cost of the project to be $111 million, out of which $76 million provided as soft loan from JICA

    Map of Alang-Sosiya Shipyards

    Map of Alang-Sosiya Shipyards

    Map of Alang-Sosiya Shipyards

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  • 2 New Intelligence Set-Up of SSB and Welfare and Rehabilitation Board (WARB) App [ Appointments ]

    New Intelligence Set-up of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) was launched to provide well-knit intelligence network. India shares 1, 751 km-long border with Nepal and 699 km-long border with Bhutan.

    Image of Intelligence Set-up of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

    Image of Intelligence Set-up of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

    Image of Intelligence Set-up of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

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  • 3 India’S ‘External Debt a Status Report for 2016-17’ [ Policy-Governance ]

    India’s External Debt stock stood at US $471.9 billion at end-March 2017, decreasing by US $13.1 billion (2.7 per cent) over the level at end-March 2016 based on the data by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on June 30, 2017 and information available from other sources.

    Chart of India Total External DEBT

    Chart of India Total External DEBT

    Chart of India Total External DEBT

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  • 4 🌟 Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol 30th Anniversary and 23rd World Ozone Day Celebrated [ Env. ]

    The International Day for Preservation of Ozone Layer (or World Ozone Day) is observed every year on September 16 for the preservation of the Ozone Layer. 23rd World Ozone Day has the theme - “Caring for all life under the Sun”.

    Image of Kigali Amendment

    Image of Kigali Amendment

    Image of Kigali Amendment

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  • 5 Northeast Venture Fund for Young Startups [ Eco. ]

    Young Start-Ups can avail of the “Venture Fund” facility provided by the Ministry of Development of Northeast to anybody who wishes to set up an entrepreneurship Northeast region. Fund in addition to the provisions of tax holiday and exit period available in the Government of Ind

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  • Sep 28, 2017
  • 1 Marshal of Indian Air Force, Arjan Singh Passes Away [ Defense ]

    The Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh passed away at Army Hospital (R&R), New Delhi at 98. Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh, DFC lead the Air Force when he was only 44 years old. He was the Chief of IAF in the year 1965 in the war.

    Image of Commissioned Ranks

    Image of Commissioned Ranks

    Image of Commissioned Ranks

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  • 2 🌟 Defence: Indigenous Development of Trawl System [ Defense ]

    The Trawl system recently crossed a major milestone with the successful completion of blast trials in collaboration with HEMRL Pune, which demonstrated the survivability of the equipment, when subjected to successive series of blast directly underneath it

    Image of Trawl System by DRD

    Image of Trawl System by DRD

    Image of Trawl System by DRD

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  • 3 Swachhata Hi Seva and Seva Divas- Swachh Bharat Mission [ Policy-Governance ]

    “Swachhta Hi Seva” is a nation-wide fortnight sanitation campaign under Swachh Bharat Mission launched by President Ram Nath Kovind from Ishworiganj village in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It is to run from September 15th to October 2nd, 2017.

    Map of 2 Years of Swachh Bharat Statewise Impact

    Map of 2 Years of Swachh Bharat Statewise Impact

    Map of 2 Years of Swachh Bharat Statewise Impact

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  • 4 Dual-Use Chinese Highway to Nepal Via Tibet: Chinese Growing Influence [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    China opened strategic 40.4-kilometre highway in Tibet between Xigaze airport and Xigaze city centre with short section linking to the Nepal border. This highway in Tibet to Nepal border could be used for both civilian and defence purpose- improving road connectivity between Tibe

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  • 5 Bakhshali Manuscript: How Old is Zero? 500 Years Older Than Previously Believed [ Sci-Tech ]

    Scientists traced the origins to zero considered as greatest breakthroughs in the history of mathematics to an ancient Indian text- Bakhshali manuscript. Bakhshali manuscript was housed in the UK since 1902.

    Image of Bakhshali Manuscript

    Image of Bakhshali Manuscript

    Image of Bakhshali Manuscript

    • Bakhshal

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