Category: Current Affairs

J & K Administration has issued 16,79,520 domicile certificates including Pandits

Jammu and Kashmir

Rule 5 of the J&K Grant of Domicile Certificate (Procedure) Rules, 2020 mandates certain documents which are to be annexed with the application. Those applications which lack the prescribed documents are rejected. The relevant order of the Govt. of Jammu & Kashmir is available on their web site,

मंत्रिमंडल ने बिहार के दरभंगा में नए अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्‍थान (एम्‍स) की स्थापना को मंजूरी प्रदान की


प्रधानमंत्री श्री नरेन्‍द्र मोदी की अध्‍यक्षता में केन्‍द्रीय मंत्रिमंडल ने बिहार के दरभंगा में एक नए अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्‍थान (एम्‍स) की स्थापना को मंजूरी प्रदान की। इसकी स्‍थापना प्रधानमंत्री स्वास्थ्य सुरक्षा योजना (पीएमएसएसवाई) के तहत की जाएगी। मंत्रिमंडल ने उपरोक्त एम्स के लिए एक निदेशक पद सृजित करने को भी मंजूरी प्रदान की है जिसका मूल वेतन 2,25,000 रुपये (निर्धारित) होगा और साथ में एनपीए भी देय होगा (हालांकि वेतन और एनपीए की कुल राशि 2,37,500 रुपये से अधिक नहीं होगी)।

कृष्णा-गोदावरी बेसिन, मीथेन ईंधन का एक उत्कृष्ट स्रोत है

मीथेन एक स्वच्छ एवं किफायती ईंधन है। अनुमान है कि एक घन मीटर मीथेन हाइड्रेट में 160-180 घन मीटर मीथेन होता है। यहां तक ​​कि केजी बेसिन में मीथेन हाइड्रेट्स में मौजूद मीथेन का सबसे कम अनुमान दुनिया भर में उपलब्ध तमाम जीवाश्म ईंधन भंडार का दोगुना है।

Toll-free Govt helpline KIRAN launched for psychological support


This Toll Free Helpline is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week with the Technical Coordination of BSNL. 25 Institutions including 8 National Institutes are involved in this helpline. It is backed by 660 Clinical / Rehabilitation Psychologists and 668 Psychiatrists. The 13 languages covered in the helpline are: Hindi, Assamese, Tamil, Marathi, Odia, Telugu, Malayalam, Gujarati, Punjabi, Kannada, Bengali, Urdu and English.

Cabinet approves proposal for leasing out three airports – Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram

The Union Cabinetchaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has approvedthe proposal for leasing out three airports namely Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram airports of Airports Authority of India (AAI) through Public Private Partnership (PPP).The Union Cabinet accorded its approval for leasing of three AAI airports namely, Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram for Operation, Management and Development to M/s Adani Enterprises Ltd, who is declared as the successful bidder in a Global Competitive Bidding conducted by the Airports Authority of India, for a period of fifty years.

List of banned 101 defence items by India(MoD) and clarification

Consequent to release of the negative list of items for import by Ministry of Defence (MoD) on August 09, 2020, certain queries have been received with respect to inclusion of some of the items like the light combat aircraft LCA Mark 1A, Pinakarocket system and Akash missile system, which are manufactured in India. It is highlighted that systems like LCA MK 1A, Pinakarocket system, Akash Missile System, etc are developed with qualitative requirements framed by Defence Forces. Such systems are also available in the international market.

The Oli-Dhamal meeting failed – Nepal Army on high alert

Pushpa Kamal Dahal, and other leaders demanded  Oli`s step down from the leadership of both the government and the party. As the party has entered a phase of division, the prime minister requested all the ministers for support. Raising baseless accusations against India and leaders of his own party by the PM was not appropriate was the opinion of party senior leader Prachanda.

India Africa Defence Ministers Conclave 2020: Lucknow Declaration

We, the Defence Ministers and Heads of Delegation from African countries thank the Government of India for taking the initiative of organising the first ever India-Africa Defence Ministers Conclave and convey our gratitude for the hospitality extended to us. The Defence Minister of India(The Raksha Mantri) takes this opportunity to thank the Defence Ministers and Heads of Delegation from African countries for their participation in the first ever India-Africa Defence Ministers Conclave.