Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeITY) has launched Stree Swabhiman Initiative.
Aim is to create sustainable model for providing adolescent girls and women an access to affordable sanitary products by leveraging Common Service Centres.
To improve awareness on menstrual health and hygiene of women, thus help to protect dignity and rights of women.
micro manufacturing units will be operated by women entrepreneurs and generate employment for 8-10 women.
A comprehensive talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Hun Sen in New Delhi.
Cultural Exchange Programme (CEP): It seeks to promote cultural exchange and strengthen the friendly relations between both countries.
Credit Line Agreement: It was signed between India’s EXIM Bank Government of Cambodia for Line of Credit (LoC).
Water Resource Development Project for US$ 36.92 million.
Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters: It seeks to improve effectiveness of both countries in prevention, investigation and prosecution of crime.
President Ram Nath Kovind has launched Pulse Polio Immunization (PPI) Programme for year 2018.
The event was organised on the eve of the National Immunisation Day (NID), observed on 28 January. More than 17 crore children of less than 5 years across the country will be given polio drops as part of Government’s drive to eradicate polio from the country.
Polio (Poliomyelitis) is a highly infectious viral disease, which mainly affects young children below age of 5.
Under this programme, all children under 5 years are given 2 doses of Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV) in month of December and January every year until polio.
Agreement for providing SkyRev360, a comprehensive e-data gathering, invoicing and collection system.
Developed by AAI in collaboration with International Air Transport Association (IATA) under the Government’s Make in India initiative.
Helps airport operators world-wide in avoiding revenue leakages, reducing redundancies, disputes and easy integration with all external systems.
visit to Palestine, Oman and UAE.
first ever visit by Indian Prime Minister to Palestine and PM Modi’s second visit to UAE and first to Oman.
PM Modi will hold meeting with Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.
PM Modi will hold talks with the leadership on key issues of defence, security and trade.
Sixth World Government Summit to be held in Dubai at which India is ‘Guest of Honour’.
Oman visit: .decline during 2014-15 and 2015-16, has resumed its upward trend with an increase of 3.6% from $3.8 billion in 2015-16 to $4 billion in 2016-17.
He was born in Hoshiarpur’s Sahora village on June 17, 1926. He had obtained his BSc Agriculture degree from Punjab Agriculture College,
He was awarded Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan for his work.
Born as Asha Mangeshkar on 8 September 1933 in Sangli, Maharashtra. She is best known as a playback singer in Hindi cinema.
work includes film music, pop, ghazals, bhajans, traditional Indian classical music, folk songs, qawwalis, and Rabindra Sangeets. She is sister of playback singer Lata Mangeshkar.
floating market is located on lake at Patuli in South Kolkata.
400 metres long and 60 metres wide. The lake has been transformed into the floating market similar to the one in Thailand.
Aim of floating market is to rehabilitate over 200 shopkeepers from nearby market that was demolished for the widening of Eastern Metropolitan Bypass .
market will host at least 114 boats, each one accommodating two shops. These shops will sell regular or daily-use items that include vegetables, fruitflowers, fish and meat and poultry. Shoppers can approach these boats through wooden walkways.