Day: October 19, 2018

Canada Becomes 2nd Country To Legalize Recreational Cannabis

Canada Becomes 2nd Country To Legalize Recreational Cannabis 18 October 2018 Current Affairs: Canadians can now grow up to four plants in their own home and carry up to 30 grams of dried cannabis for personal use.

Detailed Project Report is set for new rail corridor

Detailed Project Report is set for new rail corridor The Detailed Project Report (DPR) is set for the proposed 510-km third and fourth rail line from Thiruvananthapuram to Kasaragod to improve connectivity and operate more trains to the Kerala State. Kerala Railway Development Corporation Ltd (KRDCL) gave its approval for appointing Systra as the general […]

Detailed Project Report is set for new rail corridor

Detailed Project Report is set for new rail corridor The Detailed Project Report (DPR) is set for the proposed 510-km third and fourth rail line from Thiruvananthapuram to Kasaragod to improve connectivity and operate more trains to the Kerala State. Kerala Railway Development Corporation Ltd (KRDCL) gave its approval for appointing Systra as the general […]

Anna Burns Wins 2018 Man Booker Prize For Her Novel Milkman

Anna Burns Wins 2018 Man Booker Prize For Her Novel Milkman The book is about an 18-year-old girl, known as “middle sister”, who is sexually harassed by an older paramilitary figure, called the “milkman”. About Man Booker Prize The Man Booker Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Booker–McConnell Prize and commonly known simply as […]

Karnataka CM announced formation of Kodagu Development Authority

Karnataka CM announced formation of Kodagu Development Authority Karnataka Chief Minister H.D.Kumaraswamyannounced the formation of the Kodagu Development Authority. The authority is to enable speedy reconstruction of the district, parts of which were ravaged by floods and landslips. So far, the State government funded Rs.127 crore for the rehabilitation works in the district. The objective […]

Anna Burns Wins 2018 Man Booker Prize For Her Novel Milkman

Anna Burns Wins 2018 Man Booker Prize For Her Novel Milkman The book is about an 18-year-old girl, known as “middle sister”, who is sexually harassed by an older paramilitary figure, called the “milkman”. About Man Booker Prize The Man Booker Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Booker–McConnell Prize and commonly known simply as […]

India and Tanzania sign 2 MoUs in New Delhi

India and Tanzania sign 2 MoUs in New Delhi The MoUs were signed following India-Tanzania 9th Session of Joint Commission on Economic, Technical and Scientific Cooperation in New Delhi. They were signed in the presence of Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Tanzanian Foreign Minister Dr. Augustine Mahiga. The MoUs are signed between Foreign […]

Union Government launches Swastha Bharat Yatra campaign to create awareness about Food Safety

Union Government launches Swastha Bharat Yatra campaign to create awareness about Food Safety The Campaign is Launched by Central Government association with the State Government and it is led by theFood Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI). The ‘Swasth Bharat Yatra’ is launched simultaneously at Leh(in Jammu & Kashmir), Panaji(Goa), Thiruvananthapuram(Kerala), Puducherry, Ranji(Jharkhand) and […]

Preparatory Meeting for the First National Summit on Invest in AYUSH held in New Delhi

Preparatory Meeting for the First National Summit on Invest in AYUSH held in New Delhi This Summit is to encourage all the Departments of the Government and Private Companies to invest in AYUSH. Many Initiatives are taken by Ministry to increase the market size of AYUSH for this they had a close relationship with FICCI, […]

India ranked 58th most competitive economy in World Economic Forum(WEF) index

India ranked 58th most competitive economy in World Economic Forum(WEF) index World Economic Forum released the Global Competitiveness Report 2018. According to the report, India has jumped five spots to become the 58th most competitive economy on the Global Competitiveness Index 2018 (GCI 4.0). India witnessed the largest gain among the G20 nations. The index […]