WORLD ORGANISATIONS AND THEIR HEADQUARTERS WORLD ORGANISATIONS AND THEIR HEADQUARTERS
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) (World Bank)
BCCI postpones 13th edition of IPL till April 15 due to COVID-19 threat Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has postponed the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) till April 15, as a precautionary measure amid Coronavirus situation. The IPL 2020 was scheduled to start on March 29. The decision to postpone the tournament was taken by the BCCI top brass led by its president Sourav Ganguly in the wake of the advice given by various departments of the Central government. In a statement, BCCI said the cricket board is concerned and sensitive about the health o..
NABARD Assistant Manager (Grade A and B) Exam General Awareness Solved Paper (Exam Held on 1-3-2015) NABARD Assistant Manager (Grade A and B) Exam General Awareness Solved Paper (Exam Held on 1-3-2015)
1. World's first robot-staffed Hotel is set to open in which of the following countries?
(A) China (B) US (C) Singapore (D) Abu Dhabi (E) Japan (Ans : E)
2. In which of the following states, the per capita availability of Milk is highest in the country?
(A) Maharashtra (B) Haryana (C) Guajarat (D) Punjab (E) T..
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Ministry of MSME Launches CHAMPIONS Portal www.Champions.gov.in In a major initiative Union Ministry of MSME has launched CHAMPIONS portal www.Champions.gov.in, a Technology driven Control Room-Cum-Management Information System. The system utilising modern ICT tools is aimed at assisting Indian MSMEs march into big league as National and Global CHAMPIONS.
The CHAMPIONS stands here for Creation and Harmonious Application of Modern Processes for Increasing the Output and National Strength. Accor..
Union Power Minister launches pan-India Real Time Market in electricity: Union Power Minister launches pan-India Real Time Market in electricity:
Shri R. K. Singh, the Minister of State (IC) Power and New & Renewable Energy & Minister of State (Skill Development and Entrepreneurship), launched pan-India Real Time Market in electricity through video conference in New Delhi, on 03rd June, 2020. This has placed Indian electricity market amongst a league of few electricity markets in the world, which have real time market.
Indian Independence Movement Indian Independence Movement
The Indian independence movement encompasses the efforts to free India from British rule from the Nineteenth Century until the granting of Independence in 1947. The Independence Movement involved a range of different strategies from revolutionary acts of violence, to peaceful non-violent protests.
Leaders of the Independence movement
iHRMS-Punjab iHRMS Punjab mobile application is one stop mobile app which can be used by government employees to view service book details including all service history since joining of service besides education, nomination details etc. Viewing of Pay Slip, Income Tax deductions(TDS), Annual Salary Statement (Current as well as projected), Submitting Requests online for Increasing/Decreasing Advance Income Tax Deductions will be available under Salary option. GPF Ledger & Statement is also available under GPF opt..
The Machine Can Give COVID-19 Test Result in Less Than One Hour Technology Centres, Bhubaneswar, Jamshedpur and Kolkata of the Ministry of MSME are now manufacturing critical parts of Real Time Quantitative Micro PCR System for AMTZ, Vishakhapatnam. This machine can give COVID 19 test results in less than 1 hour (normal test result takes minimum 24 hours) and has been designed by a private MSME enterprise. These machines are compact and may be taken for testing Anywhere, Anytime, Real-time. The teams of the Technology Centers are working in 2/3 shifts to supply compo..
ASHAs of Odisha: overcoming COVID related stigma and discrimination ASHAs of Odisha: overcoming COVID related stigma and discrimination
Manju Jeena, an ASHA from village Kandalei of Khurda district, Odisha, has been working tirelessly to support COVID-19 related activities and ensure that her community has access to essential and other health services. In her years of committed community service, Manju has built up significant social capital, enabling her to effectively negotiate in addressing COVID related stigma and resultant discrimination. When a young re..
Ajmer Smart City war room instrumental in fight against Covid-19 Ajmer Municipal Corporation (AMC), started taking proactive measure as early from 2nd March 2020, and further issued strict measures from 11th March, the day World Health Organization (WHO), declared the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a global pandemic. AMC sets up Covid-19 War room at Nagar Nigam and is headed by the Senior Ajmer Administrative officials, Medical and Police officers to monitor the existing Covid-19 situation and take further action to reduce the spreading of Covid-19 among its ci..
BCCI announce Dream11 as Title Sponsor for IPL 2020
The IPL Governing Council has announced Dream11 as the new Title Sponsor of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League. Dream11 (Sporta Technologies Pvt. Ltd) is an Indian company based in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Dream11’s association with sports has grown over the years and it is presently partnering a total of 19 sports leagues..
Sports Ministry to establish 1000 district-level Khelo India centers to engage past champions in sports training Sports Ministry to establish 1000 district-level Khelo India centers to engage past champions in sports training
In a move to tap into the expertise of past sporting champions for grassroot-level training of athletes and also to ensure a sustained source of income for them in the sports ecosystem, the Sports Ministry has decided to establish 1000 Khelo India Centers (KIC) at the district level across the country. These centers will either be run by a past champion or have them as coaches. The..
PM Modi Launches CHAMPIONS: Technology Platform to empower MSMEs PM Modi Launches CHAMPIONS: Technology Platform to empower MSMEs
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today launched the technology platform CHAMPIONS which stands for Creation and Harmonious Application of Modern Processes for Increasing the Output and National Strength.
As the name sug..