Daily Current Affairs | 18th January 2019

NATIONAL  National draft policy on Rare Disease: Govt to provide Rs 15 lakh under Rashtriya Arogaya Nidhi scheme The govt has released the National draft policy on Rare Disease in which financial support of Rs. 15 lakh will be provided under the Rashtriya Arogaya Nidhi scheme for one-time treatment of rare diseases. Beneficiaries: The scheme benefit is limited to people below […]

Daily Current Affairs | 16th & 17th january 2019

NATIONAL Visakhapatnam to host naval exercise ‘MILAN’ in March 2020  The Vishakapatnam city of Andhra Pradesh will host International naval exercise ‘MILAN’ in March 2020. The theme of the exercise for the year 2020 is ‘Synergy Across the Seas’.  Milan exercise which will be hosted by Eastern Naval Command (ENC) aims to enhance professional interaction between foreign […]

Daily Current Affairs | 15th January 2019

NATIONAL Japan coast guard Ship ‘Echigo PLH08’ arrives Chennai to take part in the 19th edition of ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ exercise The Japan Coast Guard (JCG) Ship ‘Echigo PLH08’ has arrived Chennai on a five-day goodwill visit and it will participate in the 19th edition of Annual Joint Exercise ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ which will be begin on January 16, 2020 with the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) […]

Daily Current Affairs | 12th, 13th & 14th January 2019

NATIONAL Petroleum minister Pradhan launched PURVODAYA mission in steel sector in Kolkata, West Bengal The Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel (MoPNG&S) Shri Dharmendra Pradhan launched mission PURVODAYA with the aim of driving accelerated development of eastern India through integrated steel hub in Kolkata, West Bengal. ‘Yashaswini scheme’ was launched by the Union Minister Smriti […]

Daily Current Affairs | 08th & 09th January 2019

NATIONAL Highlights of 107th Indian Science Congress held in Bengaluru, Karnataka Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the 107th edition of the Indian Science Congress (ISC) also known as ISC 2020 at the University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS) in Bengaluru, Karnataka. The theme of ISC for the year 2020 was “Science and Technology: Rural Development”. Objective: The main objective […]

Daily Current Affairs | 06th & 07th January 2019

NATIONAL 171 hospitals de-empanelled & Rs 4.5 cr fine imposed for fraud under Ayushman Bharat scheme The National Health Authority(NHA) which is the apex body regulating and implementing Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme, Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB- PMJAY) has de-empanelled a total of 171 hospitals and also imposed penalty of Rs 4.5 crore on hospitals for committing fraud and […]

Daily Current Affairs | 03rd January 2019

NATIONAL  5th Swachh Survekshan League 2020: Indore tops ranking among cities having 10lac+ population The union minister of State (MoS- Independent Charge) Housing and Urban Affairs(MoHUA) Shri Hardeep Singh Puri,has announced the results of Swachh Survekshan League 2020 (Quarter 1 and Quarter 2) at an event in New Delhi. During the event, the 5th edition of the Swachh Survekshan […]

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