31st July 2019 Current Affairs

Government has designated financial services secretary Rajiv Kumar as finance secretary. He succeeds Subash Chandra Garg, who was shifted to the position of power secretary. Kumar has played a crucial role in initiating banking reforms for state-run banks. Note: About Financial Ministry Founded: 2...

30th July 2019 Current Affairs

As a new initiative that would enhance the security of women, the Northeast Frontier Railway (NRF) zone has introduced pink colored SLRcoach (second Class -cum- Luggage-cum Guard’s Coach) for women. NRF Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO)PranavJyoti announced that these pink coaches will help w...

29th July 2019 Current Affairs

With an increase of nearly 33% since the last census in 2014, the total tiger count has touched 2,967, according to the All India Tiger Estimation Report 2018. As per the tiger count maintained by the government, the population of the Asian cat has been increasing at a rate of 6% per annum when con...

28th July 2019 Current Affairs

PM-LVMY Yojana launched by Labour ministry Rural Development Ministry implements Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana Government bans Colistin- antibiotic used in poultry industry Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates Ujh and Basantarbridges in Jammu and Kashmir POCSO (Amendment) Bill, 2019 with provisi...

27th July 2019 Current Affairs

Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Maan-Dhan Yojana (PM-LVMY) was launched by the Union labour and Employment ministry for retailers and small traders. This scheme provides a minimum monthly pension of Rs 3000/month to small shopkeepers, retail traders, and the self-employed people after they attain 60ye...