Investment limit doubled for senior citizens under PMVVY

The Union Cabinet has approved doubling of investment limit from Rs 7.5 lakh to Rs 15 lakh under Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana (PMVVY). It also extended time limits...

Current affairs 3rd May

Dear Aspirants , In this article we are providing a summary of current affairs of the day . This will help you for preparation of general awareness sections of...

Maharashtra provides digitally-signed land record receipts

On May 2, 2018, Maharashtra became the first state of India to provide digitally-signed land record receipts (also known as 7/12 receipts). Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis claimed that .it...

Shahzar Rizvi became world no. 1 in 10m air pistol

World record holder Shahzar Rizvi has risen to the top of the world rankings in men’s 10m air pistol in the latest International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) charts.The Indian...

National Digital Communications Policy 2018

Department of Telecom uploaded the draft of National Digital Communications Policy 2018 on its website for public consultations.The policy seeks to unlock transformative power of digital communications networks to...

Subhash Chandra Khuntia appointed as new chairman of IRDAI

The Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) has appointed former chief secretary of Karnataka, Subhash Chandra Khuntia as new chairman of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI). He...

Swachh Bharat Mission Launched GOBAR-DHAN Scheme

Union Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation, Uma Bharti, launched the GOBAR (Galvanizing Organic Bio-Agro Resources) - DHAN scheme at the National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) Auditorium, Karnal, Haryana....

Sitanshu Ranjan Kar appointed as DG of PIB

On May 1, 2018, Indian Information Services (IIS) officer Sitanshu Ranjan Kar took over as the Director General of Press Information Bureau (PIB).Sitanshu Ranjan Kar is a 1983-batch IIS...

InSight , NASA’s 1st mission to study deep interior of Mars

NASA will launch its first-ever mission InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport) to study the deep interior of Mars on May 5, 2018. It will...

MoU signed between PHDCCI and Indian Yoga Association

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) and Indian Yoga Association (IYA) have signed MoU to facilitate interaction and cooperation between two organisations to promote wellness, spiritual and...