PIB 20th August

Contents Swachh Survekshan 2020 PMEGP Projects Records 44% Implementation Jump AIM and India-Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre SWACHH SURVEKSHAN 2020 Focus: GS-III Environment and Ecology, GS-II Governance Why in news? Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Housing and Urban Affairs gave away the awards for Swachh Survekshan 2020, the fifth edition of the annual cleanliness urban […]

PIB 19th August

Contents National Recruitment Agency to conduct Common Eligibility Test Cabinet approves proposal for leasing out three airports NATIONAL RECRUITMENT AGENCY TO CONDUCT COMMON ELIGIBILITY TEST Focus: GS-II Governance Why in news? Cabinet approves creation of National Recruitment Agency (NRA), paving the way for a transformational reform in the recruitment process for central government jobs. This […]

PIB 18th August

Contents ARIIA-2020 Announced Exports of agricultural commodities increased Role of Police Force and Municipalities in SVANidhi Indo-U.S. Virtual Networks Awards Announced ARIIA-2020 ANNOUNCED Focus: GS-II Social Justice Why in news? The Vice-President of India virtually announced Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020. Highlights The Vice President called upon researchers and scientists to […]

PIB 17th August

Contents Tribal Health & Nutrition Portal – ‘Swasthya’ Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana Partial Credit Guarantee Scheme (PCGS) 2.0 MoEFCC at States Forest Minister’s Conference TRIBAL HEALTH & NUTRITION PORTAL – ‘SWASTHYA’ Focus: GS-II Social Justice Why in news? A series of initiatives were announced by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs which included the Tribal […]

PIB 15th & 16th August

Contents Highlights of the PM’s Address on Independence Day 4th Meeting of the BRICS Anti-Drug Working Group Fly Ash Utilization: NTPC develops infrastructure Indian Railways generates work under GKRA HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PM’S ADDRESS ON INDEPENDENCE DAY Focus: GS-II Social Justice, Governance Why in news? The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the Nation from […]

PIB 14th August

Contents Indigenisation portal SRIJAN India’s Foreign Trade: July2020 Indigenous Air Unique-quality Monitoring (AUM) He-enhanced cool bright stars discovered INDIGENISATION PORTAL SRIJAN Focus: GS-III Industry and Infrastructure Why in news? The Ministry of Defence launched Department of Defence Production, MoD’s portal SRIJAN which is a ‘one stop shop online portal that provides access tothe vendors to […]

PIB 13th August

Contents Transparent Taxation – Honouring the Honest India ranks first in number of organic farmers Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation (NIIO) Sarthak, Defence PSUs and OFB products launched TRANSPARENT TAXATION – HONOURING THE HONEST Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? Prime Minister launched a platform for “Transparent Taxation – Honouring the Honest” to meet […]

PIB 12th August

Contents Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest Medal for Excellence in Investigation International Youth Day TRANSPARENT TAXATION – HONORING THE HONEST Focus: GS-III Indian Economy Why in news? Prime Minister will launch the platform for “Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest”. Introduction and Background The focus of the tax reforms has been on reduction in […]

PIB 11th August

Contents Krishi Megh Launched Report of the Committee on Business Responsibility Reporting Swachh Bharat Mission Academy Launched Tribal Freedom Fighters’ Museums KRISHI MEGH LAUNCHED Focus: GS-III Agriculture Why in news? Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare virtually launched the Krishi Megh (National Agricultural Research & Education System -Cloud Infrastructure and Services) along with the […]

PIB 10th August

Contents Cable Connectivity to Andaman & Nicobar Islands (CANI) World Biofuel day World Elephant Day: Tackling Human-Elephant Conflict CABLE CONNECTIVITY TO ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLANDS (CANI) Focus: GS-III Industry and Infrastructure Why in news? Prime Minister launched and dedicated to the nation, the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Andaman & Nicobar Islands to the […]