PIB Summaries 19 October 2022

CONTENTS Interpol Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission International Solar Alliance Everything About Interpol Focus: GS II: International Relations Why in News? The Prime Minister, addressed the 90th Interpol General Assembly in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. About Interpol The International Criminal Police Organization (ICPO), commonly known as INTERPOL, is an international organization that facilitates worldwide police cooperation […]

PIB Summaries 18 October 2022

CONTENTS Digital Banking Units East Asia Summit Digital Banking Units Focus: GS III: Indian Economy Why in News? Recently, the Prime Minister of India has dedicated 75 Digital Banking Units (DBU) across 75 districts to the nation. About Digital Banking Units A digital banking unit is a specialized fixed point business unit or hub, housing a certain minimum […]

PIB Summaries 17 October 2022

CONTENTS Dr APJ Abdul Kalam PM Kisan Samman Sammelan 2022 Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Focus: GS I- Personalities in News Why in News? PM paid tribute to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on his Jayanti About Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was born to Jainulabdeen, a boat owner and Imam, and Ashiamma, […]

PIB Summaries 15 October 2022

CONTENTS Bureau of Indian Standards United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress  Bureau of Indian Standards Focus: GS II- Governance, Facts for prelims Why in News? On the occasion World Standards Day, Bureau of Indian Standards, Mumbai  organized a Standards Conclave –“Manak Mahotsav” based on the theme ‘Standards for Sustainable Development Goals – A Shared Vision […]

PIB Summaries 14 October 2022

CONTENTS IBSAMAR VII Purple Revolution IBSAMAR VII Focus: GS III: Security challenges Why in News? INS Tarkash reached Port Gqeberha (also known as Port Elizabeth), South Africa to participate in the seventh edition of India-Brazil-South Africa Maritime (IBSAMAR) i.e., IBSAMAR VII. What is IBSAMAR VII? IBSAMAR is an important part of IBSA trilateral defence cooperation. It is a joint Multinational Maritime […]

PIB Summaries 13 October 2022

CONTENTS Prime Minister’s Development Initiative for North-East  (PM-DevINE) Rashtriya Poshan Maah Prime Minister’s Development Initiative for North-East  (PM-DevINE) Focus: GS II- Governance Why in News? The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister has approved a new Scheme, Prime Minister’s Development Initiative for North East Region (PM-DevINE) for the remaining four years of the 15th Finance Commission […]

PIB Summaries 12 October 2022

CONTENTS Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan Flex fuel technology Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan Birth Anniversary Focus: GS I- Modern History Why in News? Recently, the Prime Minister has bowed to Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan on his birth anniversary. About Jayaprakash Narayan Jayaprakash Narayan, born on October 11 1902 in Sitab Diyara, Bihar. He was an Indian political leader and theorist. He […]

PIB Summaries 11 October 2022

CONTENTS Credit Guarantee Scheme for Startups Tele-MANAS  Credit Guarantee Scheme for Startups Focus: GS III: Indian Economy Why in News? Recently, the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce and Industry has notified the credit guarantee scheme for start-ups. About Credit Guarantee Scheme for Startups (CGSS) The program’s goal is to provide […]

PIB Summaries 10 October 2022

CONTENTS Pradhan Mantri National Apprenticeship Melas Project Mausam Pradhan Mantri National Apprenticeship Melas Focus: GS III- Growth and Development Why in News? As a part of Prime Minister Skill India Mission to boost career opportunities and practical training, the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) is organizing Pradhan Mantri National Apprenticeship Melas (PMNAM) across […]

PIB Summaries 08 October 2022

CONTENTS Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar Focus: GS-II Governance Why in News? Ministry of WCD has  extended the last date for the Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar  from 30th September, 2022 to 31st October, 2022 Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puruskar The Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar (formerly known as the […]