In a first, Indian Navy selected two Women officer as Airborne Tacticians to operate the helicopter

The Indian Navy announced the selection of two women officers as observer in the helicopter stream. Lieutenant Kumundini Tyagi and Sub Lieutenant Riti Singh will be the first women officers in the Indian Navy who would operate from warships. Earlier, till 1992, women officers were appointed in the Navy only in the medical stream fromContinue reading “In a first, Indian Navy selected two Women officer as Airborne Tacticians to operate the helicopter”

Government increases Minimum Support Price (MSP) for Rabi Crops

The Indian Government on 21st September 2020 declared an increases in the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for six rabi crops up to six percent for 2020-21. Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister approved the MSPs of six rabi crops. The Minimum Support Price (MSP) of wheat has been increased by Rs.Continue reading “Government increases Minimum Support Price (MSP) for Rabi Crops”

कृषी विधेयक २०२० – केंद्र सरकारने तीन कृषी विधेयक मंजूर केली

लोकसभेच्या पावसाळी अधिवेशनात ५ जून २०२० रोजी जारी करण्यात आलेल्या अध्यादेशांची जागा घेणारी तीन कृषी विधेयक मंजूर केली – १. शेतकरी उत्पादने व्यापार व वाणिज्य (प्रोत्साहन व सुविधा) विधेयक, २०२० 2. २०२० शेतकरी (हक्क आणि सुरक्षा) किंमत हमी आणि कृषी सेवा करार विधेयक, २०२० 3. अत्यावश्यक वस्तू (दुरुस्ती) विधेयक, २०२० केंद्रीय कृषी व शेतकरी कल्याण,Continue reading “कृषी विधेयक २०२० – केंद्र सरकारने तीन कृषी विधेयक मंजूर केली”

Farm Bill 2020 : Centre introduced three farm bills

The Monsoon session of Lok Sabha passed the three agriculture bills which replaced the ordinances promulgated on 5th June 2020 – 1. The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 2. The Farmers’ (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Service Bill, 2020 3. The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020Continue reading “Farm Bill 2020 : Centre introduced three farm bills”

Gilgit-Baltistan

News Pakistan has pronounced to elevate Gilgit-Baltistan’s status to that a full-fledged province with all constitutional rights, a Pakistani media report on Thursday quoted a senior minister as saying. India has clearly conveyed to Pakistan that the entire union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, including the areas of Gilgit and Baltistan, are integralContinue reading “Gilgit-Baltistan”

Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth as head of state

Barbados has announced its plan to remove Queen Elizabeth as its head of state and become a republic. The Prime Minister Mia Mottley said Barbadians wanted a Barbadian head of state. It aims to make the process in time for the 55th anniversary of independence from Britain, in November 2021. About Barbados Barbados, island countryContinue reading “Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth as head of state”

Maharashtra Government launched road accident insurance scheme

The Maharashtra Government launched road accident insurance scheme name after late Shiv Sena Chief Balasaheb Thackeray on 16 September 2020. The scheme name is “Late Balasaheb Thackeray Road Accident Insurance Scheme”. The earlier Devendra Fadvanis led BJP government proposed this scheme. But it had not proceeded further due to issues and Centre launched the “AyushmanContinue reading “Maharashtra Government launched road accident insurance scheme”

MPLADS Fund

Background  Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) is a scheme framed by Government of India on 23rd December 1993. Initially, the MPLADS was under the control of the Ministry of Rural Development. In 1994, the scheme was transferred to the Ministry of Statistic and Program Implementation. The Guidelines are revised from time toContinue reading “MPLADS Fund”

Celebrated Engineering day in the memory of Sir M Visvesvaraya

About: Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya born on September 15, 1860 in Muddenahalli village of Karnataka. He is commonly known as Sir MV. He was an Indian eminent civil engineer and statesman and the “Diwan of Maysor”, serving from 1912 to 1919. Contribution towards country: His contribution towards India’s progress “most prolific civil engineer, dam builder, economist,Continue reading “Celebrated Engineering day in the memory of Sir M Visvesvaraya”