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  • Oscars of science awarded to Event Horizon Telescope Team

    September 8, 2019
    The Event Horizon Telescope Team consists of 347 scientists produced the world first image of a black hole. They were felicitated with breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics. The prize is known as the Oscars of science with prize money $3 million. The team published the image of black hole circled by a flame-orange halo of white-hot plasma on the Messier 87 (M87) galaxy. Directed by Shep Doelman at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, the team spent over a decade simulating an... Read More


    President inaugurated the World first Youth Conference

    September 8, 2019
    The President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the World first Youth Summit in New Delhi on 7 September 2019. It was organized by the Youth Awakening Mission, a youth wing of Paavan Chintan Dhara Charitable Trust, Ghaziabad. The summit aimed to work for the betterment and welfare of ourselves, society and country. Youth in India: The youth have immense talent and energy. This talent and energy need to be properly developed and utilized. 800 million Indian youth are with their creative... Read More
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    Chhattisgarh govt to reduce land allotment rates in industrial areas by 30

    September 8, 2019
    The Chhattisgarh government announced that land allotment rates in industrial areas will be reduced by 30 percent in the next few months.The land would be provided at cheaper rates, capital, interest subsidy, tax rebates and several other benefits would be provided for the establishment of food processing, minor forest produce and herbal-based industries. The event organised by Chhattisgarh Chamber of Commerce and Industry in capital Raipur, said that a new policy in this regard will be... Read More
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    The grand Swachh Mahotsav event 2019 was held in New Delhi

    September 8, 2019
    The Swachh Mahotsav event 2019 was held in New Delhi. The historic event was organized by the Ministry of Jal Shakthi. President Ramnath Kovind conferred the Swachh India awards to the outstanding performance in  Swachh India Mission (SBM). Participants: There are More than 1300 swachhata champions include college youngsters, NCC cadets, volunteers from NSS and NYKS, swachagrahies, sarpanches, representatives from States and UTs central government ministries and media persons... Read More
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    PM Modi launches Mumbai Metro coach under the Make in India initiative

    September 8, 2019
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a slew of metro projects in Maharashtra’s Mumbai and launched a metro coach-built indigenously under the Make in India program, in a visit that comes ahead of the assembly elections scheduled in October. He inaugurated projects worth more than Rs 20,000 crore. He conducted the bhoomipujan for metro line 10 and line 12 Kalyan-Taloja and the proposed Metro Bhavan in Aarey. The coach in the list of 500 to be delivered to the Mumbai Metro Rail... Read More


    World Literacy Day is celebrated on 8 September

    September 8, 2019
    On 8th September every year, International Literacy Day is celebrated to make people to know the importance of Literacy for people, communities and societies. Aim: It aims to combat worldwide problems also to promote illiteracy. The theme for 2019 is Literacy and Multilingualism. History and aim of International Literacy Day: On 26th October in 1966, the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared 8th September as International Literacy... Read More
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    Asian Development Bank to give $200 mn to upgrade rural roads in 34 districts of Maharashtra

    September 8, 2019
    Asian Development Bank (ADB) provides $ 200 million to upgrade rural roads to all-weather standards in 34 districts of Maharashtra. The main aim to improve road safety and better connectivity with markets. The agreement in this regard was signed between the government and the ADB. The project will improve the condition of about 2,100 kilometers of rural roads to all-weather standards, with climate resilience and safety features, connecting rural communities with productive agricultural areas... Read More
    Category: Banking & Finance


    Centre to infuse 12,000 crore in state general insurance firms

    September 8, 2019
    The recapitalization of public sector banks (PSBs) public sector insurance companies namely National Insurance, Oriental Insurance, and United India Insurance are going to be infused with funds worth 12,000 crore to boost their capital base and meet regulatory norms. The Budget provisioned 70,000 crore for PSB recapitalization and last week a 55,250-crore infusion announced in several PSBs .The nodal Department of Financial Services approved the 12,000 crore capital infusion plan in the three... Read More
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    MHA conducts long cycle rally to mark 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

    September 8, 2019
    Ministry of Home Affairs conducts a 2000 kilometre long cycle expedition to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on 7 September 2019. The rally was flagged off by Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy. The event will be a 26-day-long cycle expedition. Aim: The Ministry aims to spread the message of Gandhi regarding cleanliness and sanitation to the masses.
    Route: The bicycle rally begins from Porbandar. It passes through Rajkot, Morbi, Kutch, and Banaskantha... Read More
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    HAL to receive 45,000 crore orders for 83 LCA fighters

    September 8, 2019
    The Indian Air Force (IAF) to place orders worth around 45,000 crore with the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to acquire 83 Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas fighters. The IAF issued a tender for 83 LCAs about two years ago and the project was stuck over the pricing issue as the government and the Air Force felt that the price offered by the HAL was slightly higher. The Defence Ministry determined the cost of the 83 LCA Mark 1A aircraft around 45,000 crore and the Indian Air Force is now... Read More


    Coffee Day sells Global Village Tech Park for 2,800 cr to Blackstone

    September 8, 2019
    Coffee Day Enterprises Ltd (CDEL) closed the deal to sell the Global Village Technology Park in Bengaluru to New York-based private equity giant Blackstone Group Llp. Two people familiar with the transaction confirmed the development. The sale of the 90-acre tech park was finalized at 2,800 crore, according to the first person. The money will be credited to CDEL within the next week. The 2000 crore from the proceeds of the deal will be used to repay debts of CDEL and 800 crore will go into... Read More
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    Ministry of Information and Broadcasting decides to discontinue single use plastic

    September 8, 2019
    The Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) has announced its plan to get rid of single-use plastic within the secretariat. The Ministry has encouraged the staffers to turn the recycled paper. Aim: The reason aims to implement the ban as it plans to have a clean and green environment with collective responsibility and endless methods toward achieving the goal of plastic-free surroundings. All the Ministry officials are requested to discontinue the single-use of plastic... Read More
    Category: Environment


    First IoT in Mini Piped Water Scheme launched at Amingaon

    September 8, 2019
    The Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) Assam and Piramal Water Pvt Ltd (Piramal Sarvajal), launched a project on the deployment of the first Internet of Things (IoT) solution in single village mini piped water supply scheme. Internet of Things (IoT) The Internet of Things is a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects, animals or people that are provided with unique identifiers.The solution is a maiden pilot project not only in Assam but all... Read More
    Category: Schemes


    IAF Commanders Conference was held in New Delhi

    September 8, 2019
    The Western Air Command, Commanders Conference was held in 5 and 6 September 2019 at New Delhi. The conference was chaired by Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa. The conference discussed the importance and pivotal role of this crucial Air Force unit in all future conflicts and aid to civil power. Participants: Air Officers Commanding Station Commanders of all Air Force Stations under Western Air Command participated in the conference.
    Events: The conference aims to keep the... Read More


    The 6th India China SED was held in New Delhi

    September 8, 2019
    The 6th round of India-China strategic economic dialogue is being held in New Delhi. The three day event will be held on 7-9 September 2019. The dialogue will discuss various issues, including infrastructure, energy and pharmaceuticals.
    Event: The dialogue includes events like round table meetings of joint working groups (JWG) on infrastructure, high-tech, energy, resource conservation, pharmaceuticals and policy coordination. Participants: In the dialogue, the Indian side will be... Read More


    PM to launch a new initiative to control FMD

    September 8, 2019
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is to launch a new initiative in the National disease management Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and Brucellosis. Under this scheme, the Centre will allocate Rs.13,500 crore central scheme to control livestock diseases.
    Launch of the scheme: The scheme will be launched on 11 September from Mathura district in Uttar Pradesh. On this day, PM also will launch the National AI Programme throughout the event on 11 September in Mathura. Aim : The aim... Read More
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