Current affairs 9&10 October 2020

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NATIONAL Meghalaya Govt partners with Israel to set up ‘Centre of Excellence Meghalaya government has entered into a partnership with Israel to establish a one of a kind Centre of Excellence(CoE) on high-value vegetables in the state to improve and promote the livelihoods of farmers. CoE is important for tapping the diverse biodiversity and available resources in the state in terms of its soil and agro-climatic condition. India successfully test-fires anti-radiation missile Rudram-1 to destroy enemy radars India successfully tested a new indigenous air-launched missile called `Rudram-1’, which is designed…

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Current affairs 7 October 2020

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NATIONAL FM launches Indian Bank’s business mentoring programme for MSMEs Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday launched ‘MSME Prerana,’ an online business mentoring programme for MSMEs by the state-run Indian Bank. Russia successfully test-fires Tsirkon hypersonic missile Russia successfully test-fired a Tsirkon hypersonic cruise missile in the Arctic on Tuesday, Chief of the General Staff of Russia’s Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov The missile covered a distance of 450 km with the maximum altitude of its trajectory at 28 km, he said, adding that the flight lasted 4.5 minutes and the…

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Current affairs 26& 27 September 2020

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NATIONAL NCDC sanctions first instalment funds of Rs. 19, 444 crore to three states for Kharif paddy procurement under MSP NSDC(National Cooperative Development Corporation) has sanctioned the first instalment funds of Rs. 19, 444 crore to three states for Kharif paddy procurement under Minimum Support Price operations India Ranks 89 among 181 Countries in World Risk Index 2020 As per the ranking in the index, India has been ranked at the 89th Position among 181 countries. India is termed under the category of Medium Risk.The ranking is topped by Vanuatu…

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Current affairs 25 September 2020

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NATIONAL UP Government launches U-Rise portal for employement U-Rise portal has been launched by Uttar Pradesh government to help students find jobs. . The U-RISE or the Unified Reimagined Innovation For Students Empowerment portal will be giving career counselling assistance to students. It is a joint initiative of the Department of Technical Education, Department, Training, Employment and the Skill Development Mission as well as the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. Kerala to house one of the first medical device parks in India Kerala will soon house one of…

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Current affairs 24 September 2020

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NATIONAL CM Sarbananda Sonowal launches Mukhyamantrir Grammya Paribahan Achoni Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched a rural transport programme and distributed light motor vehicles to some of the beneficiaries of the scheme .Ten thousand villages would be covered in the first phase of the scheme with a financial outlay of Rs 100 crore. Virtual Bilateral Summit between PM Modi and his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa to be held on Sept 26 Virtual Bilateral Summit is being held between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa on 26th…

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Current affairs 23 September 2020

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NATIONAL J&K launched National Generic Document Registration System Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha launched the National Generic Document Registration System for the union territory. The system was developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) to address the diversity and variations that prevails across the states on account of formats, languages, processes and formulae. Laser-guided ATGM successfully test-fired by DRDO The Defence Ministry informed on September 23, 2020, that the Laser-guided Anti-Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) has been successfully test-fired from MBT Arjun Tank at KK Ranges, Armoured Corps…

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Current affairs 22 September 2020

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NATIONAL Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches “Ghar Tak Fibre” scheme in Bihar Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched nine highway projects and Optical Fibre Internet Services in Bihar. The optical fibre services are being provided under the scheme “Ghar Tak Fibre”. These services are to be executed along with combined efforts of Common Service Centre. Tata Group to launch a low-cost COVID-19 test ‘Feluda’ in India The Drugs Controller General of India has approved the commercial launch of ‘Feluda’, the Tata CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats) COVID-19 test, the…

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Current affairs 20&21 September 2020

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NATIONAL Narendra Modi to inaugurate VAIBHAV Summit on 2nd October 2020 PM Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Vaishwik Bharatiya Vaigyanik (VAIBHAV) Summit on second October’2020 through video conferencing. The month-long Summit will provide a platform to leverage the expertise and knowledge of global Indian researchers for solving emerging challenges and create an ecosystem of Knowledge and Innovation in the country through global outreach. India Delivers Two Diesel-Electric Multiple Unit Trains To Nepal India has handed over two modern trains to Nepal that would run between Jaynagar in Bihar and Kurtha…

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Current affairs 19 September 2020

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NATIONAL Gujarat government launches Mukhyamantri Mahila Utkarsh Yojana Gujarat government has launched the Mukhyamantri Mahila Utkarsh Yojana (MMUY). The scheme will provide interest-free loans to women’s groups in the state. Under the MMUY, 50,000 joint liability and earning group (JLEG) will be formed in urban areas. Similarly, 50,000 such groups will also be formed in rural areas. India ranks 116 in World Bank’s annual Human Capital Index In the latest edition of the World Bank’s annual Human Capital Index, India has been ranked at 116th position. The index benchmarks the…

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Current affairs 18 September 2020

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NATIONAL Environment Ministerial Meeting of G20 held The Environment Ministerial Meeting (EMM) of the G20 countries was held through video conferencing under the Presidency of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Union Environment, Climate Change and Forest Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar represented India in the meeting. M Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated 4th Global Ayurveda Summit The 4th edition of Global Ayurveda Summit was virtually inaugurated by Vice-President Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu on the theme “Emerging Opportunities for Ayurveda during Pandemic”. The objective of the summit is to showcase the Ayurveda immunity model to the…

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