International Day of Peace 2019

International Day of Peace 2019: The General Assembly of United Nations (UN) has declared 21 September as International Day of Peace. This day is dedicated to fortifying the principles of peace, both within and among all member states and peoples. This year’s celebrations are particularly significant because it is the 20th anniversary of the UN resolution on […]

Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria to be next Indian Air Force Chief

The government has named Air Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria as the next Chief of the Air Staff. RKS Bhadauria is currently the Vice Chief of Air Staff. He will take the charge when the current Chief of the Air Staff BS Dhanoa will retire on September 30. Bhadauria, a pass-out from the National Defence […]

SITMEX-19: Trilateral Exercise between India- Singapore-Thailand begins

A trilateral maritime exercise between India- Singapore-Thailand (SITMEX-19) has been started with its sea phase in the Andaman Sea. SITMEX-19 is being organized between Indian Navy, Royal Thai Navy (RTN) and Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN). This five days of maritime exercise aims to strengthen relations between all three countries. This maritime exercise will enhance […]

National Geoscience Awards

National Geoscience Awards: The National Geoscience Awards 2018 were conferred to 22 scientists across India for outstanding contributions in the field of geosciences, mining and allied areas. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi conferred the awards on September 19, 2019. The National Geoscience Awards were conferred in ten disciples covering groundwater exploration, mineral exploration, mineral beneficiation, […]

INS Khanderi: A Scorpene class submarine, handed over to Navy

The second INS ‘Khanderi’ Scorpene submarine was recently handed over to the Indian Navy by Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL). Khanderi is a Kalvari class diesel-electric attack submarine that will be commissioned by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on September 28, 2019. Indian Navy had commissioned first Khanderi submarine on December 6, 1968, and served till its […]

PM Modi to be conferred Global Gatekeepers Award by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be honoured with the Global Gatekeepers Award for his leadership in India’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.  The foundation stated that Narendra Modi is receiving the award at the Goalkeepers Global Goals Awards for the progress India has made in improving sanitation, as a part of its drive towards the […]

IAF inaugurates Advance Landing Ground in Arunachal Pradesh

A resurfaced Advance Landing Ground (ALG) at Vijaynagar, Arunachal Pradesh has been recently inaugurated by the Indian Air Force (IAF). It will enable operations by military transport aircraft at the base near the China border. Eastern Army commander lieutenant general Anil Chauhan and Eastern Air Commander Air Marshal RD Mathur inaugurated the runway. The Indian […]

Rajnath Singh becomes first defence minister to fly fighter jet Tejas

Rajnath Singh has become the first Defence Minister to fly indigenously-built fighter aircraft Tejas. The Defence Minister flew the combat jet form the HAL airport in Bengaluru on September 19, 2019. The Defence Minister was accompanied by Air Vice Marshal N Tiwari, who is also the Project Director at the National Flight Test Centre, ADA (Aeronautical Development […]

Social Justice Minister launches MIS portal under Accessible India Campaign

Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment, Thaawarchand Gehlot launched a Management Information System (MIS) on September 18, 2019 in New Delhi. The MIS portal has been developed by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities for stakeholders of Accessible India Campaign (AIC). The Management Information System aims to bring all nodal ministries, states and the Union […]

IIFA Awards 2019

IIFA Awards 2019: Director Meghna Gulzar’s Raazi claimed Best Film Award while Alia Bhatt bagged Best Actress Award for the film. The film Raazi won four awards Andhadhun and  Padmaavat received two awards for each film. The Best Actor (Male) Award was received by Ranveer Singh for the film Padmaavat. Ishan Khattar was awarded the Best Debut (Male) Award for the film Dhadak, while Sara […]

Rajnath Singh approves proposal for writing history of India’s borders

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has given authorization for starting work of writing the history of India’s borders. Rajnath Singh made this announcement during a meeting with eminent personalities of Directorate General of Archives, Indian Council of Historical Research, officials of Nehru Memorial Museum and Ministry of External Affairs. What is the project? According to the […]

punjab home affairs department recruitment 2019 bureau of investigation

Chief Legal adviser , Legal Adviser , legal Officer, Legal officer, legal Assistant, Chief Forensic Officer, Police Forensic Officer, Police forensic supervisor, forensic crime Seen Officer, Computer / Digital Forensic Officer, forensic Investigation Support Officer, Information Technology Assistant officer, Software Programmer, Creation of 798 Posts of Civilian Support Staff  in Punjab bureau of Investigation by […]

EPFO to credit 8.65% interest in over 6 crore accounts

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) to pay 8.65% interest on the deposits of more than 6 crore subscribers for the period of 2018-19. Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar announced that the money will be credited to the bank account of the EPFO subscribers. In the past two years, it is the first increase in the interest […]

India successfully test-fires air-to-air missile Astra

India has successfully test-fired air-to-air missile Astra from Sukhoi-30 MKI. The indigenously developed missile was tested off the coast of Odisha on September 17, 2019. Astra missile is capable of engaging targets of different ranges and altitudes including short and long-range targets. The state-of-art-missile was launched by the Indian Air force as a part of user trials from […]

ISRO, DRDO sign MoU to provide critical technologies for Human Space Mission

ISRO and DRDO have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoU) to develop human-centric systems for the Human Space Mission to demonstrate ISRO’s human space flight capabilities. The MoUs were signed by a delegation of ISRO scientists led by Human Space Flight Centre Director Dr. S Unnikrishnan Nair with various DRDO labs to provide technologies for human-centric systems […]

Moti Bagh: Documentary on Indian farmer’s life nominated for Oscars

Moti Bagh: Moti Bagh, a documentary based on a Uttarakhand farmer’s life has been nominated for the Oscars. The documentary film, directed by Nirmal Chander is based on the life of a farmer called Vidyadutt, who belongs to a remote village in Uttarakhand’s Pauri Garhwal region. The information was shared by Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh […]

Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorized Occupants) Amendment Bill, 2019

The Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorized Occupants) Amendment Bill, 2019 that will facilitate smooth and speedy eviction of unauthorised occupants from government residential accommodations, has come into effect. The Bill was passed by the Parliament during the last Budget session. The Public Premises (Eviction of Unauthorized Occupants) Amendment Bill, 2019 would ensure retrieval of the residential government […]

What is NIRVIK scheme?

NIRVIK scheme: Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India (ECGC) has introduced ‘NIRVIK’ scheme to ease the lending process and enhance loan availability for exporters. The details of the scheme were shared by Union Minister of Commerce and Industry and Railways, Piyush Goyal on September 16, 2019 during a press conference. The scheme was announced by the Finance Minister […]

What is Public Safety Act of Jammu & Kashmir

Context: Former Jammu-Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah has been booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) on September 16. He had been kept under house arrest since the revocation of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution. What is Public Safety Act of Jammu & Kashmir? • The Public Safety Act, 1978 of Jammu and Kashmir is […]

Govt notifies new rules for foreign funding of NGOs

The Ministry of Home Affairs has notified new rules for those receiving foreign funding. Now, key functionaries, office bearers and members of NGOs, receiving foreign funds, will have to declare before the government that they were not prosecuted or convicted for converting anyone from one faith to another. The Ministry has announced in a notification […]

LIC Assistant Notification 2019 Released @licindia.in, 8000+ Vacancies Across India, Apply Online from Today, Graduates Eligible

# LIC Assistant Notification 2019 Released @licindia.in, 8000+ Vacancies Across India, Apply Online from Today, Graduates Eligible Life Insurance Corporation of India has released the recruitment notification for the post of Assistant. More than 8000+ vacancies are available across India under LIC Assistant Notification 2019. Important Dates: Starting Date of Application – 17 September 2019 […]

Pankaj Advani wins record 22nd World Billiards Title

Pankaj Advani recently won his 22nd World Billiards Title at the IBSF World Billiards Championship 2019. This is Advani’s fourth consecutive world title in billiards short format (150-up). Speaking on his consecutive victories, Advani stated that it is such a touch-and-go format and so unpredictable that winning these four years on the trot and five out of the last six […]

World Ozone Day 2019

World Ozone Day 2019 is also known as the International Day for the preservation of the Ozone Layer. It is observed annually on September 16 to commemorate the signing of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer. The Montreal Protocol was signed in 1987. World Ozone Day 2019 Theme: 32 Years and […]

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) Various Vacancies

                                                   HSSC Various Vacancies Online Form 2019 Post Date: 12-08-2019 Latest Update: 23-08-2019 Total Vacancy: 754 Brief Information: Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) has announced notification for the recruitment of Operator, Asst, Asst Manager, Sub Divisional Clerk […]

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC)

                                             HSSC PGT Online Form 2019 Post Date: 07-08-2019 Latest Update: 11-09-2019 Total Vacancy: 3864 Brief Information: Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) has advertised a notification for the recruitment of PGT (H.E.S II, Group B Services) vacancies. Those Candidates who […]

DRDO CEPTAM Recruitment 2019

                                      DRDO-CEPTAM Various Vacancies Online Form 2019 Post Date: 13-09-2019 Total Vacancy: 224 Brief Information: Defence Research & Development Organization DRDO-Centre For Personnel Talent Management (CEPTAM) has given an employment notification for the recruitment of Stenographer Grade-II, Administrative Assistant – A, Store Assistant – […]

NABARD Development Assistant

                           NABARD Development Assistant Online Form 2019                                               Apply online for 91 posts Post Date: 14-09-2019 Total Vacancy: 91 Brief Information: National Bank for […]

US Open 2019

Rafael Nadal clinched his 19th Gram Slam title by defeating Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4  in US Open 2019 final match. Now, Rafael Nadal closes the gap to just one on Roger Federer’s 20 Grand Slam triumphs. Rafael Nadal won his 5th grand slam title since turning 30, surpassing Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rod […]

PM Modi inaugurates first cross-border pipeline in South Asia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the India-Nepal cross-border petroleum pipeline along with Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli through video conferencing on September 10, 2019. The India-Nepal cross-border petroleum pipeline is South Asia’s first cross-border pipeline. The PMO called the project a symbol of India’s close relations with Nepal. India-Nepal cross-border petroleum pipeline will: – Enhance the […]

Water discovered on a potentially habitable super-Earth!

Water has been found by scientists in the atmosphere of a potentially habitable super-Earth. The exoplanet, named K2-18b, is twice the size and eight times the mass of Earth. K2-18b is the first planet outside the solar system in the habitable zone of its star. The discovery was published in a paper in a scientific journal, Nature Astronomy on […]

Indo-Thailand Joint Military Exercise Maitree-2019

India and Thailand are all set to organize Joint Military Exercise MAITREE-2019 at Foreign Training Node, Umroi (Meghalaya) from 16-29 Sep 2019. Both the countries have already conducted two such military exercises in past one month. About 100 Indian and Royal Thailand Army (RTA) soldiers will participate in the joint military exercise with an aim […]

Exercise Yudh-Abhyas 2019 begins between India and USA

The joint military exercise, Yudh Abhyas 2019, begins on September 5, 2019, at the Joint Base Lewis Macard near Washington between India and USA. This exercise will last until 18 September. It is one of the biggest joint military exercise and defence corporation endeavours between India and the USA. Yudh Abhyas 2019 is the 15th […]

DRDO successfully test fires indigenously developed Anti-Tank Guided Missile system

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully test-fired an indigenously-developed Man-Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MPATGM) system on September 11. This test was conducted at Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh. This missile system will be used by Army very soon as it was the third series of successful testing of MPATGM. Rajnath Singh congratulated DRDO for the successful […]

Feroz Shah Kotla renamed as Arun Jaitley Stadium

Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in Delhi was renamed as Arun Jaitley Cricket Stadium in the memory of former DDCA President on September 12, 2019. The DDCA (Delhi and District Cricket Association) had decided to honour Arun Jaitley on August 27, 2019. The veteran politician breathed his last on August 24 after a prolonged illness. The renaming ceremony was […]

PM Kisan Man Dhan Yojana

PM Kisan Man Dhan Yojana: Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 12 in Ranchi, Jharkhand. The Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana aims to secure the lives of farmers. Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana will secure the lives of 5 crore small and marginal farmers by providing a minimum pension worth […]

Amit Shah on Hindi Diwas 2019: ‘Hindi can string India together in unity’

On the occasion of Hindi Diwas 2019, Union Home Minister Amit Shah Saturday made an appeal to make Hindi the “common” language in India. Taking to Twitter, the Home Minister said it was important to have a common language in the country that becomes the “mark of India’s identity globally”. He added that Hindi has […]

What is NRC?

What is NRC? The National Register of Citizens (NRC) is a register containing names of all genuine Indian citizens. At present, only Assam has such a register. The exercise may be extended to other states as well. Nagaland is already creating a similar database known as the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants. The Centre is planning […]

 RECRUITMENT NOTICE FOR THE NURSERY TEACHERS (NTT)

                 RECRUITMENT NOTICE FOR THE NURSERY TEACHERS (NTT) Education Department, Chandigarh Administration invites online applications from eligible candidates to fill up 131 posts of Nursery Teachers (NTTs) on regular basis as per following details in the pay scale of Rs. 10300-34800+4200 Grade Pay (with initial start of Rs.16,290/-) […]

Revenue Department Jobs 2019 1195 Patwari Vacancy

                 Revenue Department Jobs 2019                          1195 Patwari Vacancy Settlement Department in H.P, Directorate Of Land Records, Block No 28, SDA Complex, Kasumpati Shimla H.P. On 06/09/2019, Revenue Department announced Job notification to hire candidates who completed 12TH […]