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Union Government launches Online Film Certification System E-Cinepramaan

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

This online certification system will enable in making the CBFC Office paper less.

Sahitya Akademi awardees cannot return award: HC

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The ruling was given by a bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal.

Parliament passes Mental Healthcare Bill, 2016

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The Bill describes mental illness as “a substantial disorder of thinking, mood, perception, orientation or memory that grossly impairs judgment, behaviour, capacity to recognise reality or ability to meet the ordinary demands of life, mental conditions associated with the abuse of alcohol and drugs.”

Law Commission of India submitted report on Hate Speech

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The Law Commission of India submitted the report on ‘Hate Speech’ in pursuance of a recommendation made by the Supreme Court of India.

Union Government sanctioned 101 Integrated Cold Chain Projects

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

These new projects will lead to the reduction in wastage in agri supply chains and will create huge employment opportunities.

India-Nepal petroleum pact renewed

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

As per the revised petroleum pact, which was supposed to expire on 31 March 2017, Indian Oil will supply one million tonnes fuel annually to Nepal for 5 years.

SC asks Centre, J&K government to decide Muslim minority status in state

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta appearing in the court on behalf of Centre said it is a national issue as in some states the community, which is part of minorities nationally, is in majority.

Union Petroleum Ministry launches MoPNG e-Seva

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The MoPNG e-Seva portal will be a single point interface for all customers to reach out to the government for addressing their feedback or grievances related to Oil & Gas Sector on social media.

Can colour-blind people pursue MBBS: SC to Medical Council of India

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The committee shall include experts from genetics, ophthalmology, psychiatry and medical education from AIIMS, New Delhi and PGIMER, Chandigarh.

PM Modi among Time magazine contenders for most influential people

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi features among the names of probable contenders for Times most influential people 2017 list.

Aadhar card can't be made mandatory for government welfare schemes: Supreme Court

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Aadhaar card cannot be made mandatory for extending welfare schemes; however, the government cannot be stopped from using Aadhaar in other schemes like the opening of bank accounts.

India becomes the third largest aviation market in domestic traffic

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

India beat Japan to become the third largest aviation market in terms of domestic passenger traffic. India’s domestic passenger traffic stood at 100 million in 2016, which is only behind the US (719 million) and China (436 million).

Arun Jailtley handed over DRDO developed products to Indian Navy

3 days ago
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The three Naval Systems -  USHUS-II Submarine Sonar, Directing Gear for Hull Mounted Sonar Array and RLG based Inertial Navigation System for Ship Applications (INS-SA) – will boost India’s maritime security.

Rajya Sabha passed Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Bill, 2016

3 days ago
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Bill, 2016 seeks to amend the over nine-decades old Employee’s Compensation Act, 1923.

Five Indian cities included in World Heritage List

Mar 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Ahmedabad, Delhi, Jaipur, Bhubaneswar and Mumbai are the five cities that were included in the tentative List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Union Cabinet approves proposal to establish a Fund of Funds for Start-ups

Mar 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The Union Cabinet in 2016 approved the proposal to establish a Fund of Funds for Start-ups (FFS) with a total corpus of Rs 10000 crore.

Suresh Prabhu announced scaling up of VIKALP Scheme for Railway Passengers

Mar 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The expanded VIKALP scheme will enable the Indian Railways to get more revenues without any increase in the number of train services.

Union Cabinet approves proposal for amendments to NABARD Act, 1981

Mar 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The proposed increase in the authorized capital of NABARD will allow the organisation to respond to the commitments it has undertaken.

Union Ministry of Railways releases new Water Management Policy

Mar 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

On this occasion, the Union Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu presented GreenCo Certificates to three units of Indian Railways for their eco-friendly initiatives.

India slips to rank 131 in Human Development Index, Norway tops again

Mar 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

India has been ranked 131 in the Human Development Index, below two of its SAARC counterparts Sri Lanka and Maldives, which have been categorised in the high human development category.

Union Cabinet approves MoU with USA on partnership for Cyber Security

Mar 23, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

The agreement aims to promote closer co-operation and exchange of information pertaining to the Cyber Security in accordance with the relevant laws, rules and regulations and on the basis of equality, reciprocity and mutual benefit.

Union Government sanctions more affordable houses for urban poor in Puducherry, Telangana and HP

Mar 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Central assistance of Rs 27766 crore was approved for construction of these houses.

Aadhar Card to be made mandatory for ITR and PAN Card Applications

Mar 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

With this, Aadhaar enrolment number while filing ITR could also be accepted. However, failing to declare Aadhaar may lead to PAN being deemed invalid.

RS passes HIV, AIDS Bill, 2014 by voice vote

Mar 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Indian parliament’s upper house on 21 March passed a crucial bill that not only protects the rights of those afflicted by HIV and AIDS but also ensures that nobody is denied treatment.

Ram Vilas Paswan: Strict punishment for misleading advertisements

Mar 21, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Consumer Affairs minister Ram Vilas Paswan announced that the centre would be taking strict action against the entities who put out misleading advertisements.

Resolve Ram Temple dispute outside the court: SC

Mar 21, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

This came following the appeal of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy who sought an urgent hearing on the matter.

Process of filling vacancies of HC judges on war footing: Supreme Court

Mar 21, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

The court said, in the first stage, it will look at filling the existing vacancies of high courts and then look into increasing the number if high court judges.

Norway ranked 1 in World Happiness Report, India slips to 122

Mar 21, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Norway slid up to rank 1 from its previous rank 4 in the World Happiness Report 2017. The other countries that featured in the top five include Denmark, Iceland, Switzerland and Finland.

Delhi High Court rules that parents can evict abusive children from their house

Mar 20, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

In its latest ruling, the Delhi High Court allowed parents to evict abusive children from their house, regardless of whether it is a rented property or a self-acquired one.

India’s longest road tunnel completes trial run

Mar 20, 2017
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

India’s longest tunnel has successfully completed its trial run and would be soon open for public usage.

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