Top Current Affairs of the day: 17 March 2020

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  • India to provide 107.01 million Nepali Rupees for three new school buildings in Nepal

    18 days ago
    Indian government will provide 107.01 million Nepali Rupees for three new school buildings in Nepal. Embassy of India and Nepal’s Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration signed Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) with Mahakali Municipality, Darchula, and Mukhiyapatti Musharniya Rural Municipality, Dhanusha in Kathmandu today for the construction of two new school buildings.
    India-Nepal Development Partnership program India-Nepal Development Partnership program at... Read More


    UGC to set up 10 Chairs in different universities for research activities

    18 days ago
    The University Grants Commission (UGC) is to set up 10 Chairs in different fields with an aim to carry out research activities to encourage women. UGC will implement it with the assistance of UGC, Ministry of Women and Child Development. About Initiative: ♦ The initiative of UGS is called "Establishment of Chairs in the University in the Name of Eminent Women Administrators/ Artists/ Scientists/ Social reformers."  ♦ The move aims to establish the Chairs in the... Read More
    Category: Indian Affairs


    Paramananda Majumder was conferred the Moghai Ojah award

    18 days ago
    Eminent researcher and writer Dr.Paramananda Majumder was presented the 10th Moghai Ojah Award at a function held at the auditorium of Jorhat Science Centre and Planetarium on 15 March. He was awarded for his significant role in raising issues of public interest and society's betterment.
    Majumder compiled the first book on the life and works of folk musician Moghai Ojah. The award recognized his invaluable contribution in bringing dhol maestro Moghai Ojah and his magnificent skill of... Read More
    Category: Awards and Honours

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    Mission Solar Charkha of Ministry of MSME

    18 days ago
    The Solar Charkha Mission was initiated by the Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME). The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) implemented the program. Aim: The Scheme aims to ensure inclusive growth by the generation of employment, especially for women and youth, and sustainable development through solar charkha clusters in rural areas. The Scheme will boost the rural economy and help in arresting migration from rural to urban areas. It also leverages low-cost,... Read More
    Category: Schemes


    First human trial of a vaccine to protect against COVID-19 began in the US

    18 days ago
    The first human trial of a vaccine against coronavirus (COVID-19) began at Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute (KPWHRI) in Seattle, the US.
    Covid-19 vaccine trial: ♦ The vaccine is called mRNA-1273. The vaccine has shown promise in animal models. ♦ It was developed by NIAID scientists and their collaborators at the biotechnology company Moderna, Inc., based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
    ♦ A 43-year-old woman from Seattle received the first... Read More


    MoCA flagged off first-ever Indore-Kishangarh flight under UDAN

    18 days ago
    The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) flagged off the first-ever thrice-weekly flight from Indore (Madhya Pradesh) to Kishangarh (Ajmer, Rajasthan) on 16 March Under the UDAN scheme of Government of India. Indore-Kishangarh flight: ♦ The tender for the Indore-Kishangarh route during the UDAN 3 bidding process was awarded to Star Air. The aim is to connect the unconnected regions.
    ♦ The distance between Indore and Kishangarh is around 550 km (approx.). ♦ The time... Read More
    Category: Indian Affairs


    Indian Culture Portal to showcase rich cultural heritage of India

    18 days ago
    Indian Culture Portal, an online portal of the Ministry of Culture, showcases the information about the rich cultural heritage of India across the globe.
    Indian Culture Portal: ♦ Indian Culture Portal was launched on 10 December 2019.
    ♦ The portal is available in 2 languages, namely Hindi and English. ♦ The portal aims to create awareness about the tangible and intangible cultural heritage of India. ♦ The portal holds various contents comprising mainly of... Read More
    Category: Arts & Culture


    GoI announced blanket travel ban in response to Coronavirus

    18 days ago
    Government of India has suspended visas for visitors from all other countries for at least a month in response to the coronavirus pandemic. India has drastically limited the number of people entering the country. The announcement was approved and announced by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The blanket ban by India was criticized by the World Health Organization (WHO). Ban: ♦ India has banned travellers from the European Union (EU), Turkey and the United Kingdom (UK) are... Read More
    Category: Indian Affairs


    Centre urges people to share solutions for COVID-19 on MyGovIndia

    18 days ago
    Government of India has urged the people to share technology-driven solutions for COVID-19 on MyGovIndia (@mygovindia). The information was announced was made by PM Narendra Modi. The aim is to harness innovation for a healthier planet. A lot of people have been sharing technology-driven solutions for COVID-19.
    It is believed that efforts might help many.   MyGovIndia: MyGovIndia is an innovative platform where the citizen can engage themselves with the Government of India. The... Read More
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    PM Narendra Modi to participate 100th birth Anniversary celebrations of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

    18 days ago
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to participate in the 100th birth Anniversary celebrations of 'Jatir Pita' Bangabandhu, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, in Bangladesh on 17 March (through video message). Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), the planned events will be held without any public gatherings.   Sheikh Mujibur Rahman: Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is popularly known as Bangabandhu by the people of Bangladesh. He was born on 17 March 1920 at Tungipara, Bengal Presidency, British India. He... Read More


    President nominated former CJI Ranjan Gogoi to Rajya Sabha

    18 days ago
    Former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi was nominated to Rajya Sabha on 16 March 2020. He was nominated by President Ram Nath Kovind. His nomination to the upper house was made against the vacancy created due to the retirement of senior lawyer KTS Tulsi. There are 11 other nominated members in the Rajya Sabha.
    Ranjan Gogoi: Ranjan Gogoi was retired on 17 November 2019. He is the first person from the northeast region to reach the top of the judiciary. He served as... Read More
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