Insights Daily Current Events, 27 November 2015

Insights Daily Current Events, 27 November 2015 Achievements in Space Science The details of the major achievements made in the field of space during the last one year and how they benefit our country are given below: Successful launch of India`s first interplanetary spacecraft, Mars Orbiter onboard Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C25 in November, 2013. …

Insights Daily Current Events, 26 November 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, 26 November 2014 Swachhta Udyami Yojana National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation (NSKFDC), an Apex Corporation of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, has launched “Swachhta Udyami Yojana”. Objectives: to provide concessional loan for viable community toilet projects and sanitation related vehicles to collect the garbage, to consolidate the …

Insights Daily Current Events, 21 November 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, 21 November 2014 Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana The union cabinet, chaired by the PM, has given its approval to launch Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY). About DDUGJY: Aim: to augment power supply to the rural areas and to strengthen sub-transmission and distribution systems. The Yojana also includes the components: …

Insights Daily Current Events, 20 November 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, 20 November 2014 Annual Tribal Art and Crafts Mela The annual National Tribal Crafts Mela popularly known as ‘Aadishilp’ will begin here tomorrow. Organized by:Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Ltd. (TRIFED). Objective: to give tribal artisans an opportunity to showcase and sell their traditional Art and Craft works directly …

Insights Daily Current Events, 17 November 2014

Insights Daily Current Events, 17 November 2014 India’s first nesting site of white-bellied heron found A nesting site of the extremely rare white-bellied heron has been discovered in a remote part of the Namdapha Tiger Reserve in Arunachal Pradesh. It is estimated that there are only 250 white-bellied herons left in the world and only …