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  • DAC approves Implementation Guidelines to ensure timely delivery of equipment to Armed Forces

    The guidelines lay emphasis on incentivisation of transfer of technology and Global Majors, who in collaboration with Indian Partners are ready to make India a regional and global manufacturing hub.

    Jul 31, 2018
  • Parliament passes Bill for merger of five subsidiary banks with SBI

    The Bill seeks to repeal the State Bank of India (Subsidiary Banks) Act, 1959, the State Bank of Hyderabad Act, 1956. These Acts established the State Bank of Bikaner, State Bank of Mysore, State Bank of Patiala, State Bank of Travancore, and State Bank of Hyderabad, the subsidiaries of the SBI.

    Jul 31, 2018
  • Lok Sabha passes bill to replace homoeopathy council

    The Lok Sabha has passed a bill, which seeks to replace the Central Council of Homoeopathy (CCH) with a board of governors. The Bill seeks to replace an Ordinance promulgated by the President in May 2018.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Government sets up panel to resolve issues of stressed thermal power assets

    The Union Government has decided to set up a High-Level Empowered Committee headed by Cabinet Secretary to address the issue of stressed thermal power assets. The Government has asserted that the stressed thermal power assets are a cause of concern for the country.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Current Affairs in Short: 30 July 2018

    The Central Road and Infrastructure Fund (CRIF) has been taken away from the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways and has been brought under the domain of the Union Finance Ministry.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 30 July 2018

    Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) with a total of 116 seats has emerged as the single largest party in Pakistan’s National Assembly, as per the results announced by the Election Commission of Pakistan on July 29.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Top Current Affairs Quiz: 30 July 2018

    30 July 2018: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as National Viral Hepatitis Control programme, Mission Satyanishtha and National Register of Citizens among others.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Rajasthan signs MoU for first Cow Sanctuary in state

    Facilities in the sanctuary will include hospitals and Sewan grass as fodder for the animals. The Sewan grass is considered to be among the best quality fodder for cows.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Fact Box: Assam’s National Register of Citizens' final draft

    The Assam government has released the second and final draft of the state’s National Register of Citizens (NRC). The list incorporates names of 2.89 crore people out of 3.29 crore applicants. However, the names of 40.07 lakh people have been left out.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • India and UAE sign MoU on Artificial Intelligence

    The UAE Minister for Artificial Intelligence Omar bin Sultan Al Olama and Invest India’s Managing Director and CEO Deepak Bagla signed an MoU to create a bilateral ‘Artificial Intelligence Bridge’ with an aim to generate USD 20 billion in economic benefits during the next decade.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Pakistan Elections Results 2018: Imran khan’s party PTI emerges as single largest party

    Former Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan declared victory in Pakistan’s general elections on the basis of projections made by television stations, following a vote that was stained by allegations of fraud and militant violence.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • Indian Railways launches ‘Mission Satyanishtha’

    The Indian Railways launched ‘Mission Satyanishtha’ and a programme on Ethics in Public Governance, in a first-of-its-kind event, at a day-long function held at National Rail Museum in New Delhi. The mission aims to sensitise all railway employees about the need to adhere to good ethics and to maintain high standards of integrity at work.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • PM Modi launches projects worth Rs 60000 crore in Lucknow

    Some of the projects, which were launched on the event, include setting up of fiber or establishment of IT center for internet service in Uttar Pradesh with an aim to give a new direction to the state through such digital infrastructure.

    Jul 30, 2018
  • JP Nadda launches National Viral Hepatitis Control Program

    It aims to increase access to testing and management of viral hepatitis; promote diagnosis and provide treatment support for patients of hepatitis B &C through standardied testing and management protocols with focus on treatment of hepatitis B and C.

    Jul 29, 2018
  • Weekly Current Affairs Quiz: 23 July to 29 July 2018

    23 July to 29 July 2018: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise at ease. The week's updated quizzes cover the topics like Kargil Vijay Diwas, BRICS Summit 2018 and Pakistan Elections 2018 among others.

    Jul 29, 2018