DAily Current Affairs | 20th June 2020

NATIONAL Dr Harsh Vardhan Launched India’s 1st I-Lab, a DBT – AMTZ Mobile Diagnostic Unit for Covid Testing In order to provide Covid testing access to rural inaccessible areas of India, the Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan inaugurated and flagged off India’s first I-Lab (Infectious disease […]

Daily Current Affairs | 18th & 19th June 2020

NATIONAL Formal Jobs in India Increases by 28.6% to 78.58 Lakh in 2019-20: EPFO According to the payroll data of EPFO (Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation), the formal employment in India saw an 28.6 % increase at 78.58 lakh in 2019-20 as compared to only 61.12 lakh added in 2018-19. INTERNATIONAL India elected for 8th term as non-permanent member of UN Security Council […]

Daily Current Affairs | 07th & 8th February 2020

NATIONAL FICCI & Central asian countries jointly launches India-Central Asia business council in New Delhi In order to boost business & economy, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) together with 5 of the biggest industry bodies of Central Asian countries (Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan ) launched the India-Central Asia […]

Daily Current Affairs | 05th & 6th February 2020

NATIONAL  India & Norway signed 4 MoUs in field of research, higher education India and Norway signed 4 MoUs (A Memorandum of Understandings) in the field of research and higher education to strengthen their bilateral partnership. The agreements were led by Anni Line Wold, Norway Director-General,Norwegian Ministry of Education & Research and witnessed by Hans Jacob Frydenlund Norwegian Ambassador to India at New Delhi, […]

Daily Current Affairs | 01st February 2020

NATIONAL 9th India-Bangladesh joint military exercise SAMPRITI-IX to be conducted in Umrong, Meghalaya As part of ongoing defence cooperation between India and Bangladesh, 9th edition of the joint Indo-Bangladesh military exercise named SAMPRITI-IX will be conducted at Umroi, Meghalaya from February 03-16, 2020. Both nations will work together in a counter terrorism environment under the United Nations (UN) charter.About Meghalaya:Capital- Shillong.Governor- Tathagata Roy.Chief minister- Conrad Sangma.National […]

Daily Current Affairs | 30th & 31st January 2020

NATIONAL Indian Navy launched ‘Operation Vanilla’ to aid the cyclone-hit Madagascar The Indian Navy(IN) launched ‘Operation Vanilla’. The purpose of this operation is to support and provide assistance to Tropical Cyclone Diane & flood-hit Madagascar.  The Indian Navy Ship(INS) Airavat has been deployed to this mission.  Indian Navy is the first responder for Humanitarian and Disaster Relief (HADR) in […]

Daily Current Affairs | 29th january 2020

NATIONAL Centre & Assam govt signed tripartite agreement with the banned NDFB Govt. of India has signed a tripartite agreement with the representatives of the banned National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) organisation at the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The pact was signed to boost peace in the Northeastern state of Assam. The agreement would fulfill political […]

Daily Current Affairs | 28th january 2020

NATIONAL 1st ever 2-day long “Innovation festival” was organised by Arunachal Pradesh govt at Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh state council for science & Technology (APSCS&T) with partnership with National Innovation Foundation organised the 1st ever Innovation festival at science centre IG Park, Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh. The two days festival aims to encourage the cultural innovation among the […]

Daily Current Affairs | 26th & 27th January 2020

NATIONAL 26 new Indian English words featured in 10th Oxford dictionary;Aadhaar, hartal among them The 10th edition of the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary was launched. In this latest edition 26 new Indian languages words namely Aadhaar, Chawl, dabba, hartal, shaadi were included. Several incorporate words like chatbot, fake news, microplastic & over 1000 new words were included. Out of the […]

Daily Current Affairs | 25th January 2020

[tabby title=National] NATIONAL India, Bangladesh signed agreement to upgrade Ashuganj-Akhaura road into 4-lane highway India and Bangladesh have signed an agreement to upgrade the 50.58 kilometer long Ashuganj-Akhaura road into a 4-lane highway. The road runs between Ashuganj river port and the Akhaura land port in Bangladesh. The road project is part of the $2 billion second Line of […]