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1) India and Sri Lanka have agreed to strengthen cooperation further to ensure maritime security in the Indian Ocean region and the sharing of intelligence inputs. 2) President Ram Nath Kovind has rejected the mercy petition of one of the convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape case. 3) The festival of harvest, Lohri, is being celebrated today in North India, especially in...
1) Union Home Minister Amit shah today digitally launched project VISHWAS and CYBER AASHVAST at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar. Vishwas is an acronym for Video Integration and State Wide Advanced Security. First, of its kind project in the country, VISHWAS is a major e-governance initiative. The project aims at improving Law and Order Management, Proactive traffic management and control, Crime...
1) PM Modi disburses 12,000 crore rupees to six crore farmers as the third installment of PM-KISAN scheme 2) Pariksha pe Charcha, the program in which Prime Minister interacts with the cross-section of Students and Teachers from India and abroad to beat exam stress, has been rescheduled to 20th January this year. 3) The Indian Met Department has issued a 'red...
1) Good Governance Day is being observed on 25th December, which is the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. 2) Communication and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that free WiFi services will be provided to all villages across the country through Bharatnet till March next year. 3) The next decennial Census is due in 2021 and...
1) The nation celebrated Vijay Diwas on December 16 to commemorate India's victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war. 2) The government, on December 18, launched the National Broadband Mission, which aims to fast track growth of digital communications infrastructure, bridge the digital divide, and provide affordable and universal access of broadband for all. The main objective of the NBM...
The collapse of the Soviet Union started in the late 1980s and was full when the nation separated into 15 independent states on December 25, 1991. This signified the completion of the Cold War between the Soviet Union as well as the United States. Mikhail Gorbachev was chosen as General Secretary of the Soviet Union in 1985. When he...
1) Parliament passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019, with Rajya Sabha passing it on December 11; Lok Sabha passed the Bill on December 9. 2) Talking at a high-level meeting at the continuous UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP 25 in the Spanish capital Madrid, the Union Environment Minister offered India's stand and said the nation is "walking...
The Suez Canal is a vital human-made waterway in Egypt. It unites the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea. This is necessary for ships taking a trip from Europe to and from the Middle East and India. French designer Ferdinand de Lesseps constructed the Suez Canal. It took over ten years and also an approximated one and a half...
1) The Treaty of Versailles ended World war between Germany as well as the Allied Powers. Since Germany had lost the battle, the treaty was extremely severe against Germany, which was forced to "accept the responsibility" of the battle damages endured by the Allies. The agreement required that Germany pay a considerable sum of cash called reparations. The problem...
1) Head Of State Ram Nath Kovind led the country in commemorating Bharat Ratna Dr. BR Ambedkar on his 64th Mahaparinirvan Diwas on sixth December. 2) US Legislature Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said that the house is drafting articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. 3) Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai will assume the leadership at its parent company Alphabet after...