All India Radio News Summary: 17 JANUARY 2018

All India Radio News Summary: 17 JANUARY 2018 Prime Minister and his Israeli counterpart inaugurate i-Create Centre near Ahmedabad in Gujarat PM and his Israeli counterpart visited the International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology (iCreate) at Devdholera in Ahmedabad. i-Create was launched in 2011. The institution mentors budding entrepreneurs and guides them to launch start-ups. There …

All India Radio News Summary:06 JANUARY 2018

All India Radio News Summary:06 JANUARY 2018 PM says, regional imbalances should not be allowed to increase indefinitely; stresses on development of backward areas. Prime Minister said relative backwardness of some regions is an injustice to the people of those regions. Addressing collectors and Officers-in-charge of aspirational districts, in New Delhi PM said, there is …

All India Radio News Summary: 04 JANUARY 2018

All India Radio News Summary: 04 JANUARY 2018 Prime Minister of India and Russian President reiterate their commitment to strengthen Indo-Russia strategic ties. Prime Minister and Russian President have vowed to strengthen Indo-Russia strategic ties. During a telephone conversation, the two leaders discussed the intensification of bilateral relations between India and Russia and their cooperation …

All India Radio News Summary: 03 JANUARY 2018

All India Radio News Summary: 03 JANUARY 2018 Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill (FRDI) 2017 provides additional protection to the depositors in a more transparent manner – Government The Government has said that Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill (FRDI) 2017 provides additional protection to the depositors in a more transparent manner. Finance Ministry …

All India Radio News Summary: 02 JANUARY 2018

All India Radio News Summary: 02 JANUARY 2018 Pakistan has banned the Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) Pakistan has banned the Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) and Falah-i-Insaniat Foundation from collecting donations. The notification came on a day when US President Donald Trump accused Islamabad of giving …

All India Radio News Summary: 27 and 28 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 27 and 28  DECEMBER 2017 Lok Sabha passed the Goods and Services Tax (Compensation to States) Amendment Bill- 2017 The Lok Sabha passed the Goods and Services Tax (Compensation to States) Amendment Bill- 2017 amid uproar by the opposition. Impact: The Bill will replace Ordinance which was promulgated in September …

All India Radio News Summary: 23 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 23 DECEMBER 2017   Government dismisses reports of closing down public sector banks; Says, reform road map for banks firmly on track. The government has said, there is no question of closure of any public sector bank. Dismissing rumours on the issue, Financial Services Secretary said, the government is strengthening these …

All India Radio News Summary: 21 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 21 DECEMBER 2017 Union Cabinet approves new Consumer Protection Bill seeking to establish an authority to safeguard consumer rights The new bill also has provisions for penalty and jail terms in case of adulteration and misleading advertisements by companies. As per the new bill, the celebrities endorsing misleading advertisements will …