The state government of Jharkhand has launched a campaign called SAAMAR to tackle malnutrition in the state. SAAMAR stands for Strategic Action for Alleviation of Malnutrition and Anemia Reduction. The campaign has been launched with a 1000 days target, where annual surveys will be conducted to track the progress. The campaign will bring together various departments to identify anemic women and malnourished children to effectively deal with the problem in a state where malnutrition has been a major problem. Most importantly, the campaign, as per the … Continue reading “Jharkhand launches the ‘SAAMAR’ campaign to fight malnutrition.”
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has announced the latest scheme for tourist vehicle operators, under any tourist vehicle operator may apply for an “All India tourist authorization and permit” through online mode. The new rules will be known as “All India Tourist Vehicles Authorization and Permit Rules, 2021”. This will come into effect from April 01, 2021. The new rules for permits are aimed at promoting tourism across the states in our country, while simultaneously, helping to grow the revenue of state Governments. The … Continue reading “GOVT ANNOUNCES NEW SCHEME FOR TOURIST VEHICLE OPERATORS.”
India will play their inaugural World Test Championship final against New Zealand at Southampton’s Ageas Bowl Stadium, England from June 18-22. Initially, the final was supposed to be held at the Lord’s but Southampton, with a five-star facility inside the stadium, will make it easier for both the ICC and the England and Wales Cricket Board to create a bio-bubble for the two teams.
Google launched a new online platform “Women’s Will” on “International Women’s Day” on March 8, 2021. The platform will provide support for 1 million rural women in India to become entrepreneurs under accelerator programs, business coaching, and guidance. The portal can be accessed in both languages English and Hindi. It will guide aspiring rural women, enabling them to turn their interests or hobbies (such as beauty services, tailoring, home tuition, food processing, etc.) into business. It will also guide the … Continue reading “Google launched Women will web.”
New Delhi: Actor Mithun Chakraborty, who joined the BJP today in Bengal, said the reason behind his move was his lifelong dream to help the poor and said that he is confident that the party will win the assembly election in the state. The actor said that only one party is helping the poor and if he wants to fulfill his dream, he must hold someone’s hand. “You can be selfish or anything else. But the reason behind my selfishness … Continue reading “Mithun Chakraborty has joined the BJP.”
US President Joe Biden on February 24, 2021, revoked former President Trump’s decision to freeze green card applications and certain types of visas. Former President Donald Trump had issued the green card ban in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that it was necessary to protect the US workers amid high unemployment. Trump had restricted many green card applicants from entering the United States. President Biden, reversed the ban, saying that the ban had prevented certain family members of US citizens and lawful permanent … Continue reading “US President Joe Biden revoked freeze green card application”
The ISRO on February 28, 2021, launched Polar Satellites Launch Vehicle- PSLV C51 carrying Amazonia-1 satellite of Brazil and 18 other satellites of USA and India from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh at 10.24 am. During the launch, a Brazilian delegation along with ISRO Chief K. Sivan was also present at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre. After four stages of separation, the PSLV rocket launched the Amazonia-1 satellite of Brazil, an optical earth observation satellite.
The FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup has been scheduled from 17 February to 7 March 2021. The recommendations were made by the FIFA-Confederations COVID-19 Working Group, the Bureau of the FIFA Council. FIFA declared that the tournament will keep original eligibility criteria which are the players born on or after 1 January 2003 and on or before 31 December 2005 despite the postponement. The U-17 Women’s World Cup was originally scheduled to be played across five host cities Navi Mumbai, … Continue reading “FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in India to begin from February 2021.”
Neyveli New Thermal Power Project in Tamil Nadu: • PM Modi will be dedicating to the nation a lignite-based power plant that has been developed for a power generation capacity of 1000 MW and also has two units of 500 MW capacity each. 709 MW Solar Power Project of NLCIL in Tamil Nadu: • PM Modi will dedicate to the nation the project of NLCIL which has been established over an area of about 2670 acres of land across the districts of … Continue reading “PM Modi to visit Tamil Nadu, Puducherry on Feb 25 to inaugurate various development initiatives”
The relationship between both India and China has varied over time. Both the countries have sought economic cooperation with each other despite having several up and downs like border disputes and economic nationalism. The modern relationship between both countries began in 1950 when India ended the formal ties with the Republic of China (Taiwan). It then recognized the People’s Republic of China as a legitimate government in mainland China. Both the countries are two major regional powers in the Asia … Continue reading “China has again become India’s top trading partner in the year 2020.”