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Trafficking of Persons Bill, 2018: Provisions and Penalties

Jul 27, 2018
The Bill specifies the penalties for offences including trafficking of persons, promoting trafficking, disclosing the identity of the victim and aggravated trafficking such as trafficking for bonded labour.

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India's Bharat Vatwani, Sonam Wangchuk among 2018 Ramon Magsaysay Award winners

Jul 27, 2018
Bharat Vatwani is a psychiatrist who works for the mentally-ill street persons, while, Sonam Wangchuk works to harness science and culture creatively for economic progress that has improved the lives of the Ladakhi youth.

Atal Innovation Mission and MyGov jointly launch ‘Innovate India Platform’

Jul 26, 2018
The #InnovateIndia portal will serve as the common point for all the innovation happening across the nation. MyGov-AIM portal creates the much-needed innovations platform for registering both grassroots and deep-tech innovators at a national level.

Vodafone-Idea merger gets final Government approval

Jul 26, 2018
The merged identity will be known as ‘Vodafone Idea’ that will create India's largest mobile-phone company. Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman of Aditya Birla Group, will be the Non-Executive Chairman of Vodafone Idea while Balesh Sharma, Chief Operating Officer of Vodafone India, will be the CEO.

Current Affairs in Short: 26 July 2018

Jul 26, 2018
The US Congress on July 25, 2018 agreed to waive sanctions on India under the Countering America’s Adversaries through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) for buying Russian military equipment.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 26 July 2018

Jul 26, 2018
The Supreme Court has ruled that the Compensation Scheme for Women Victims/Survivors of Sexual Assault/Other Crimes-2018 should include child victims of sexual assault. The ruling was made by a bench of Justices Madan B. Lokur and Deepak Gupta.

Top Current Affairs Quiz: 26 July 2018

Jul 26, 2018
26 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 Kargil Vijay Diwas, Sanchar Kranti Yojna and first state-run all-woman hotel among others.

West Bengal assembly passes resolution to change state’s name to ‘Bangla’

Jul 26, 2018
The state assembly of West Bengal unanimously passed a resolution on July 26, 2018 to change the state’s name to ‘Bangla’ in all three languages – Bengali, Hindi and English. The move comes almost two years after the West Bengal assembly first passed a resolution to change the name of the State.

Scheme to compensate victims of sexual assaults should include children: SC

Jul 26, 2018
The Compensation Scheme for Women Victims/Survivors of Sexual Assault/Other Crimes-2018 should include child victims of sexual assault. The ruling was made by a bench of Justices Madan B. Lokur and Deepak Gupta.

India celebrates 19th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas

Jul 26, 2018
On July 26, 1999, the Indian Army successfully took back control of posts stationed at strategic positions, at a treacherous high altitude and glaciated terrain across the Himalayas in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, after fighting for 60 days.

Invest India, Business France sign MoU to promote investment

Jul 26, 2018
Invest India and Business France will collaborate to promote business and startup ecosystem cooperation through joint activities and exchange experiences to strengthen institutional knowledge.

Kerala to launch country's first state-run all-woman hotel

Jul 26, 2018
The work on India's first public sector hotel run entirely by women for women has begun. The all-woman hotel is the first such initiative from a government institution in the country. The staff at the hotel will also be all women, starting right from the bottom rung to the managerial position.

Delhi Government launches new solar scheme to increase farmers’ income

Jul 26, 2018
Delhi cabinet has approved a scheme under which farmers in the national capital will be able to lease out a part of their agricultural land for setting up of solar panels to get additional income. The scheme will start in nine months and at least five solar companies have evinced interest.

Madras HC allows petitioners to file IT Returns without quoting Aadhaar

Jul 25, 2018
The Madras High Court on July 25, approved the plea of nine petitioners to file their Income Tax Returns (ITRs) manually without quoting Aadhaar or Aadhaar enrolment number for the assessment year 2018-19.

Second National Council meeting held on India’s Nutrition Challenges under POSHAN Abhiyaan

Jul 25, 2018
The Union Ministry of Women and Child Development organised the 2nd meeting of National Council on India’s Nutrition Challenges under POSHAN Abhiyaan on July 24 in New Delhi. During the meeting, the National Council approved the inclusion of 32 new districts under POSHAN Abhiyaan in the current year.

Current Affairs in Short: 25 July 2018

Jul 25, 2018
The government has out rightly rejected the opposition claim of forceful detention and delisting of voters in Assam. The government said that the entire activity is being carried out as per the directions of the Supreme Court.

Top Current Affairs Quiz: 25 July 2018

Jul 25, 2018
25 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 the topics like Rajiv Gauba committee, Pitch Black Exercise and BRICS Summit 2018 among others.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 25 July 2018

Jul 25, 2018
The 10th edition of BRICS Summit began in Johannesburg, South Africa on July 25, 2018. Attended by all the BRICS leaders, the BRICS Summit 2018 will be held from July 25 to July 27.

Odisha Government launches 'Green Mahanadi Mission'

Jul 25, 2018
The Chief Minister of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik launched the 'Green Mahanadi Mission' on July 24. Under the mission, 2 crore saplings will be planted along the Mahanadi river and its tributaries.

Lok Sabha passes Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Bill, 2017

Jul 25, 2018
The Bill inserts a provision allowing a court trying an offence related to cheque bouncing, to direct the drawer to pay interim compensation to the complainant.