Header Ads

Daily Current Affairs 21st September 2020 For All Government Examinations

Daily Current Affairs 21st September 2020 For All Government Examinations
Daily Current Affairs 21st September 2020 For All Government Examinations

Daily Current Affairs 21st September 2020 For All Government Examinations

Daily Current Affairs 16th September 2020: EducationBro Provide Daily Base Current Affairs. This Most Important Daily Current Affairs Help You to Appear IBPS Banking SBI PO Clerical RRB SBI PO SSC CGL CHSL Railway and Other All Competitive Examinations.

Daily Current Affairs Booster 21st September 2020: Education Bro Provide Every Single Day Most Important  Daily Current Affairs, Current Updates including different areas Current Affairs Updates like New Appointment, Awards, Deaths News, Banking News, Economic Update, National News, International News, State Level News, New launching Update, Summit & Conference Update, Defence News, Science & Technology Update, Sports News Updates.

Important Daily Current Affairs Booster Help You to Appear Banking IBPS PO Clerk, SBI PO Assistant (Clerk), RRBs Scale-1 Multipurpose, SSC CHSL CGL Railways and Other Government Examinations.

           Important Links:-  

Ministry of AYUSH and Ministry of Women and Child Development signs MoU for Controlling Malnutrition: Highlights with Details 

The Ministry of AYUSH and Ministry of Women and Child Development signed A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for controlling Malnutrition as a part of POSHAN AbhiyaanThe MoU will see some time-tested and scientifically proven Ayush-based solutions being adopted for controlling malnutrition in the country.

The MoU Signed by:

Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary, Ministry of AYUSH and Shri Ram Mohan Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development signed the MOU in the presence of Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani, Minister for WCD. Shri Shripad Yesso Naik, Minister of AYUSH joined the ceremony through Video Conference.

The MoU Highlights with Details

As a major outcome of the MOU, the Ministry of AYUSH and Ministry of WCD would be working together towards integrating Ayush in POSHAN Abhiyaan and management of malnutrition through the principles and practices of Ayurveda, Yoga and other Ayush systems. POSHAN Abhiyaan or National Nutrition Mission is Government of India’s flagship programme under Ministry of Women & Child Development to improve nutritional outcomes for children, pregnant women and lactating mothers......Read More

Also Read: India, Japan sign agreement on Reciprocal Provision of Supplies and Services between Forces of both countries: Highlights with Details 

Prime Minister Modi lay foundation Stone of nine highway projects worth over Rs 14,000 crore in Bihar 

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of nine highway projects in Bihar through video conference on Monday, 21st September 2020. These nine highway projects involve a road length of about 350 kilometers at a cost of Rs 14,258 Crore.

Shri Narendra Modi, shall also inaugurate the Optical Fibre internet services where all the 45,945 villages of Bihar will be connected through Optical Fibre Internet Service.

It is a prestigious project covering all 45,945 villages of Bihar which will enable a digital revolution to reach the farthest corner of the State. This project will be executed by combined efforts of Department of Telecom, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology and Common Service Centres (CSC).

CCI approves acquisition of Nutrition & Biosciences, Inc. by International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. 

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) approves acquisition of Nutrition & Biosciences, Inc. (“Spinco”) by International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (“IFF”) under Section 31(1) of the Competition Act, 2002.

The proposed combination relates to the acquisition of sole control by IFF, over the Nutrition & Biosciences business (“N&B Business”) of DuPont de Nemours, Inc. (“DuPont”), by means of acquiring sole control over SpinCo, a company newly formed by DuPont and to which DuPont will transfer the N&B Business.

IFF is a public company based in New York, United States of America. IFF is active worldwide in the development, creation, and sale of flavours and fragrances that are used in consumer goods industries (such as food and beverage, personal care, or household products industries). IFF’s main business units are ‘Scent’ and ‘Taste’.

“Swachhta Pakhwara” is being observed all over Indian Railways 

'Swachhta Pakhwara' is being observed all over Indian Railways from 16th to 30th September 2020. During the inaugural day of Pakhwara, Swachhta pledge was administered to Railway employees at all Zonal Railway HQs, Divisional Offices and other establishments.

During the Pakhwara, intensive cleaning and sanitization of stations, trains, tracks, colonies and other railway establishments is being carried out with special focus on plastic waste management. Masks, sanitisers are also being distributed.

During this period, Railways will focus efforts on cleanliness of tracks, stations, drains, toilets, yards, depots etc.

Railway Board through Northern Railway, in partnership with United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), organised a Webinar on “Swachhata and Environment”.

Prime Minister Modi dedicates the historic Kosi Rail Mahasetu to the Nation 

The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicated the historic Kosi Rail Mahasetu to the Nation and inaugurated new Rail Lines and Electrification Projects in Bihar for the benefit of passengers through video conference.

Kosi Mahasetu, a new rail route on Kiul River with the electronic interlocking facility trains will be able to run at the speed of 125 kilometers per hour on this entire route.

Minister RK Singh inaugurates projects worth Rs 6.99 Crore in Barhara (Bhojpur District), Bihar 

Union Power Minister Shri. R K Singh inaugurated CSR projects undertaken by REC Ltd. (Formerly Rural Electrification Corporation) worth Rupees 6.99 Crore, in Barhara (Bhojpur District), Bihar, through video conferencing.

There were a total of 77 schemes, which included 36 schemes for construction of P.C.C. roads, 23 schemes for installation of LED/ Solar and high mast lights, Construction of 3 Chat ghaat, Construction of 3 community hall & sub health centers and Installation of 12 nos. of arsenic removal plant.

The main objective of the projects is to improve and provide basic infrastructure & developmental facilities in the villages of Barhara block in Bhojpur district.

One District One Product Concept for Encouraging Domestic Manufacturing 

One District One Product (ODOP) is seen as a transformational step forward towards realizing the true potential of a district, fuel economic growth and generate employment and rural entrepreneurship, taking us to the goal of Aatma Nirbhar Bharat.

In this contest, an interaction with all States and UTs was held on 27th August, 2020 to discuss the implementation of One District One Product initiative, and Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) is working further on the initiative.

The objective is to convert each District of the country into an export hub by identifying products with export potential in the District, addressing bottlenecks for exporting these products, supporting local exporters, manufacturers to scale up manufacturing, and find potential buyers outside India with the aim of promoting exports, promoting manufacturing & services industry in the District and generate employment in the District.

This information was given by the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Shri Piyush Goyal, in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha

Parliament passes The Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020

Parliament today passed two bills aimed at transforming agriculture in the country and raising farmers’ incomes. The Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020 which were passed by Lok Sabha on 17th September 2020, were passed by the Rajya Sabha.

Post a Comment