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Events on January-23-2017

World's 1st electronic mode postal ballots to be implemented in Goa Goa will become the first state in India and across the globe to opt for electronic transmission of postal ballot to se...

Events on January-22-2017

Cooperative banks can’t accept deposits under PMGKY: Government:  Government has notified that Co-operative Banks are not authorised to accept deposits under the Pradhan Mantri Gar...

Events on January-21-2017

45th Statehood Day celebrated in Manipur, Tripura, and Meghalaya: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday wished joy and prosperity for the people of Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya on the oc...

Events on January-20-2017

A stand in Eden Gardens to be named after Sourav Ganguly Ex-India captain and Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) President Sourav Ganguly will have a stand named after him at Kolkata's E...

Events on January-19-2017

World's longest moustache record  holded by Ram Singh Chauhan of Rajasthan Ram Singh Chauhan from Rajasthan, India has the world's longest moustache measuring 14 feet, as of Marc...

Events on January-18-2017

Black boxes developed by HAL for flights got approval from IAF : The Indian Air Force has placed orders with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for black boxes. This comes after a successf...

Events on December-30-2016

ShriThawarchandGehlot Launches ‘Mobile App and Facebook Page’ of ‘National Trust’ on its Foundation Day’ ShriThaawarchandGehlot, Minister for Social Justice and ...

Events on December-29-2016

1.5 crore LPG connections issued to BPL households under PM Ujjwala Yojana Target of 1.5 crore connections fixed for the current financial year for Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) has ...

Events on December-28-2016

Centre assistance of Rs.489 cr for improving water supply and sewerage networks in Delhi  Ministry of Urban Development has approved the Annual Action Plan of Delhi for 2016-17 under A...

Recent Banking and Finance awareness (Part-1)

Rs.500 and Rs. 1000 Currency no longer Legal Tender Honorable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi While addressing the nation on November 8 2016, made a historical announcement that the Rs.500 and...

Recent Banking and Finance awareness (Part-3)

SEPTEMBER 2016 India’s economic growth recorded 7.1 % in First qurter of September Fiscal Eventhough the finance Ministry is still optimistic of close to 8 per cent growth this fisca...

Events on December-27-2016

PM lays foundation stone of Char Dham highway development project in Dehradun Prime Minister NarendraModi today laid the foundation stone of Char Dham highway development project in Dehradun....

Recent Banking and Finance awareness (Part-2)

October 2016 SBI offered ‘Hope Loans’ at reduced interest rates Hope loans comes with the added benefit of reduced interest rates that SBI has just announced due to the reducti...

To the Points - December 2016 (Updated on 26-12-2016)

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery observed on December 2. Praveen Mahajan has become the first woman President of the All India Tennis Association (AITA). UNESCO has inscribed Y...

Events on December-26-2016

Pune smart city mission project gets three awards The Pune city has won three awards for Smart City project in a competition organised by Business-World Awards 2016. The first award for ...

Events on December-25-2016

Good Governance Day being observed to mark Atal Bihari Vajpayee's Birthday Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's birthday is being observed as Good Governance Day today who has...

Events on December-24-2016

Foundation stone has been layed for Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial by PM Modi The Prime Minister who visits Mumbai has, laid the foundation stone for the statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji M...

Events on December-23-2016

NGT bans open waste burning The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday imposed a complete ban on burning of waste in open places and announced a fine of Rs. 25,000 on each incident of bulk...

Events on December-22-2016

National Mathematics Day in India National Mathematics Day in India is celebrated on December 22. It commemorates the birth anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan, an Indian mathematician who mad...

Events on December-21-2016

Nadda lays foundation of super specialty centre at Medical college in Allahabad Union Health Minister JP Nadda laid the foundation of super specialty health centre at Moti Lal Nehru Medical c...

Events on December-20-2016

International Human Solidarity Day: 20th December  According to the U.N., 'Solidarity' refers to a union of interests, purposes or sympathies among members of a group. Solid...

Events on December-19-2016

Goa celebrating 55th Liberation Day Goa celebrates its 55th Liberation Day today. Goa was liberated on this day in 1961 from Portugues rule. The main state level function will be held at 9.15...

Events on December-18-2016

Himachal Pradesh becomes sixth in India to attain 100% Aadhaar saturation The Himachal Pradesh has achieved 100 percent Aadhar saturation on the basis of population of year 2015. With this, H...

Events on December-17-2016

NTPC, NALCO ink MoU to establish a 2.4 GW power project at Gajmara, Odisha State-owned power producer National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and aluminium producer National Aluminium Co. L...

Events on December-16-2016

India's first residential transgender school to come up in Kochi India's first residential transgender school, Sahaj International School, will come up in Kochi. The school, to be i...

Events on December-15-2016

Union Cabinet approves amended DTAA between India and Tajikistan: The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri NarendraModi has approved the protocol amending the agreement between ...

Events on December-14-2016

Indo-Russian Bilateral Naval Exercise Indra Navy- 2016 begins The 9th edition of Indra Navy exercise between Indian Navy and Russian Navy began on 14 December 2016 in the Bay of Bengal. ...

Events on December-13-2016

Punjab govt launches country's 1st amphibious bus project Nearly two years after it was announced, the Punjab government today launched country's first amphibious bus project at the H...

Events on December-12-2016

Milad-un-Nabi being observed across the country today EidMilad-un-Nabi, the birthday of Prophet Muhammad is being celebrated with fervour in various places of the country today. 'Milad Me...

Events on December-11-2016

International Mountains Day: December 11th According to U.N. - There is increasing awareness that mountains are fragile ecosystems and are of global importance as the source of most of the Ea...

Events on December-10-2016

Human Rights Day: 10th December Human Rights Day is being celebrated today and the day is celebrated every year to commemorate the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The declaratio...

Recent Defence News

October-2016 Coordinated Patrol and India-Indonesia Bilateral Maritime Exercise Commenced at Belawan, Indonesia India and Indonesia Commenced their Second coordinated patrol and bilateral ...

Events on December-9-2016

International Anti-Corruption Day Corruption is an issue that affects all countries around the world. It can refer to the destruction of one’s honesty or loyalty through undermining m...

Events on December-8-2016

Naidu inaugurates 4th Bi-Annual Photo Exhibition in Delhi Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has said that though written and spoken words are essential for communicat...

Recent Government Schemes

  OCTOBER - 2016 Central Government Schemes   Pradhan Launches LP Scheme PMUY In Maharashtra Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan in the presence of CM Devendra Fadn...

Events on December-7-2016

IISF-2016 to begin in New Delhi from today: Science and Technology Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan made a statement in the LokSabha regarding organising India International Science Festival, IISF-2...

Recent Organisation Reports

OCTOBER-2016 Report Title Organization Notes Report on human development Assam Gov HDI estimated at 0.557 againest the national average of 0.586 ...

Events on December-6-2016

IMD Director, Ministry of Earth Sciences Secy inaugurate WIFEX 2016-17 Ministry of Earth Sciences Secretary Dr. Madhavan Nair Rajeevan, and Director, Indian Meteorological Department Dr. M. M...

Events on December-5-2016

International Volunteer Day: 5 December   The International Volunteer Day (IVD) is observed across the world on 5 December every year. This year theme is " Global Applause &n...

Recent Sport Events and Winners

AUGUST-2016 Name of the Sports Events Name of the Winners 2016 German Grand Prix of F1 Lewis Hamilton Belgian Grand Prix 2016 title Nico Rosberg ...

Events on December-4-2016

PM Modi extends his greetings to Indian Navy on Navy Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended his greetings to all members of the Indian Navy and their families on the occasion of Na...

Events on December-3-2016

International Day of Persons with Disabilities is being observed today  International Day of Persons with Disabilities being observed on 03rd December 2016. Disability Day is a day that...

Events on December-2-2016

Dictionary names 'Xenophobia' as Word of the Year for 2016: Online English source for word meanings, Dictionary has named 'Xenophobia' as Word of the Year for 2016.  Xe...

Events on January-17-2017

Foundation of world's largest cricket stadium laid in Ahmedabad today : The foundation of the world's largest cricket stadium in terms of seating capacity has been laid in Ahmedabad. ...

Events on December-1-2016

SC orders National Anthem to be played at all cinema halls: The National Anthem should be compulsorily played at all cinema halls across the nation before movie screenings, the Supreme Cour...

Events on January-16-2017

China hands over two ships to Pakistan Navy for Gwadar Port security: China has handed over two ships to the Pakistan to safeguard the strategic Gwadar port and trade routes under the ambitio...

Recent Summits & Conferences

OCTOBER-2016 Summits&Conferences Hosts Notes 6th joint Experts Meeting on Corruption Paris,France On transparency and beneficial ownership given the t...

Events on January-15-2017

PM declares open Bharat Mada Sadanam: Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared open the Bharat Mada Sadanam, Sri Ramayan Dharshanam and Anjaneyar statue at the Vivekanandapuram in Kanniykumari ...

Recent Books and Authors / Publishers

OCTOBER-2016 Name of the Books Name of the Authors/Publishers Modi's Midas Touch in Foreign Policy Surendra Kumar The Ministry of Utmost Happiness...

Events on January-14-2017

Gujarat's won maiden Ranji Trophy title:  Captain Parthiv Patel hit an attacking 143 on the final day to lead Gujarat to a maiden Ranji Trophy title with a five-wicket victory over h...