Day: October 27, 2018

International Arya Mahasammelan inaugurated

International Arya Mahasammelan inaugurated The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the International Arya Mahasammelan on 25 October 2018 in Delhi. This is the 11th such international Arya Mahasammelan since 2006. Issues such as prevention of superstition, modernisation, women empowerment, tribal welfare, and management of natural calamities will be discussed at the convention.

Vigilance Awareness Week 2018

Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 will be observed by the Central Vigilance Commission from 29 October to 3 November 2018. The theme for Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 is ‘Eradicate Corruption-Build a New India’. ‘Awareness Gram Sabhas’ are also organised for the dissemination of awareness in Gram Panchayats (in rural and semi-urban areas) to sensitise […]

PM Modi on a two-day visit to Japan

PM Modi on a two-day visit to Japan Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a two-day visit to Japan from 28 October 2018. The Prime Minister will attend the 13th India-Japan annual summit. He will also hold bilateral talks with Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. He will visit Yamanashi prefecture at the foothills of Mount […]

India set to be third largest aviation market

India set to be third largest aviation market According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), India will be the third largest aviation market globally, a year sooner than was earlier predicted. It is now expected to be among the top three countries by 2024 from its current seventh position. IATA said that air passenger numbers worldwide could […]

Reliance Naval launched training ship

Reliance Naval launched training ship ICGS Varuna, an indigenously-designed training vessel built by Reliance Naval and Engineering Limited (RNEL) for the Indian Coast Guard, was launched on 24 October 2018. The vessel’s primary role is to impart sea training to cadets of Indian Coast Gaurd (ICG). The vessel is 105 meters long and has a capacity […]