Tag - 11th

Current Affairs 11th March 2018

राष्ट्रीय समाचार 1. सुरेश प्रभु को नागरिक उड्डयन मंत्रालय का अतिरिक्त प्रभार दिया गया i. वाणिज्य एवं उद्योग मंत्री सुरेश प्रभु को टीडीपी के अशोक गजपति राजू के इस्तीफे के एक दिन बाद और राष्ट्रपति रामनाथ कोविंद ने इसे स्वीकार करने के बाद नागरिक उड्डयन मंत्रालय का अतिरिक्त प्रभार दिया गया . ii. प्रधान मंत्री द्वारा राष्ट्रपति [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 11th March, 2017

Maternity Benefit Act Introduction Every developing country has to essentially invest in health and especially mother and child care. IMR and MMR being major indicators is evidence to the same. An amendment to Maternity benefit act is a step in positive direction but has concerns associated. Issue: The enhancement [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 11th February, 2017

Israel and Palestine Crisis  Introduction Israel is the world’s only Jewish state, located just east of the Mediterranean Sea. Palestinians, the Arab population that hails from the land Israel now controls, refer to the territory as Palestine, and want to establish a state by that name [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 11th January, 2017

India Africa Relationship – Kenya Focus Introduction India has worked hard on maintaining a cordial relationship with Africa and its nations. Both the previous and the present government have done sufficiently well in this regard. The present government boasts of holding the India-Africa Forum Summit in [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 11th November, 2016

Improving economic prosperity through nation branding What is a brand? A brand is a distinguished symbol, mark, logo, name, word, sentence or a combination of these items that companies use to distinguish their product from others in the market. When the companies build their brand [...]

Daily Current Affairs – 11th August, 2016

Responding to rapid urban expansion India’s urban population is expected to reach 600 million by 2031. However, much of this growth will not be in the core city but on its peripheries. Major concern: ‘Urban Sprawl’ phenomenon Population growth will not be in the core city. It [...]

image 11 july-min

Daily Current Affairs – 11th July, 2016

India and Maldives Relations A friend in need: Maldives is a strategically important Indian Ocean archipelago Indian Army’s ‘Operation Cactus’ foiled a coup in Maldives that was attempted by a pro-Eelam group in 1988. India maintains a naval presence in Maldives, at the request of [...]

[Diplomacy] 11th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2013: Highlights, issues, awards

Indian Diaspora: overview Remittances What is Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD)? Why is PBD celebrated on 9th January? What happens during PBD? 10th vs 11th: Themes, location, chief-guest What did Mohan say? #1: Invest in India #2: Safety for Indians abroad #3: Social security [...]