How many villagers were digitally educated under PMGDISHA?
Electronics and Information Technology Minister Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad announced that around 2.22 crore villagers were given Digital Education under Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan(PMGDISHA). The government has enrolled 636 trainning partners. The target of the government is to make one lakh digital villages. In order to fulfill it, it has collaborated with railways to lay the Optical fibre network at the gram level.
Where was the 7th India and Brunei Darussalam Foreign Office Consultation held?
The 7th Foreign Office Consultaions between India and Brunei Darussalam was held in New Delhi. The Indian side was led by Vijay Thakur Singh, Secretary(East) and Brunei side was led by Hajah Siti Norishan Haji Abdul Ghafor, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brunei Government. They agreed to explore co-operation in energy, health and pharmaceuticals, higher education and agricultural sectors.
how much amount cabinet approved fot the National Animal Disease Control Programme?
Minister of State for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Sanjeev Kumar Balyan in a written reply in Lok Sabha informed that the Cabinet approved Rs. 13,343 crore for the National Animal Disease Control Programme for Foot and Mouth Disease(FMD) and Brucellosis for the next 5 years. Animals will be identified using unique animal identification ear tags.
Who has sworn in as Manipur Governor?
Rao Inderjit Singh
Radha Mohan Singh
Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya sworn in as Governor of Manipur. The Nagaland Governor Acharya will serve as Governor of Manipur as an additional charge during the absence, on leave, of Dr Najma Heptulla, Governor of Manipur.
How many houses were approved under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana scheme?
Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs,Hardeep Singh Puri announced that 81,03,196 houses were approved under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana(PMAY) scheme.47,57,987 houses are at stages of construction and 26,07,913 houses were completed or occupied. Central Assistance of Rs. 51,113 crores was released under the PMAY.
Who has been appointed as the Director of Nehru Centre in London?
Author Amish Tripathi was appointed as the Director of Nehru Centre in London,which comes under the Indian Council for Cultural Relations(ICCR). He succeds Srinivas Gotru. He has authored the best selling books like ‘The Secret of the Nagas’ and ‘Sita – Warrior of Mithila’. The Nehru centre was founded in 1992 and Gopalkrishna Gandhi was its founder director
Who bags the ‘World’s best coder’ award at TechGig code Gladiators 2019?
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6th Edition of TechGig Code Gladiators 2019, Sameer Gulati won the title as 'world's best coder' . He won prize money of Rs 3 lakhs,a trophy and a certificate. The event was held at Reliance Corporate Park, Navi Mumbai.
Which software firm launches Crime Mitigation solution for smaller banks?
A multinational software firm in the United States Oracle introduced a new tool that will help small & mid-sized banks to tackle fraud. The Oracle Financial Services "Anti Money Laundering Express Edition(AMLXE)" designed to detect, investigate, and report suspected money laundering and terrorist financing activity.
Who becomes the fastest cricketer to score 20,000 international runs?
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Virat Kohli becomes the fastest cricketer to score 20,000 international runs. He took just 417 innings to reach the milestone and bettered the time taken by legends such as Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara(453). The India captain reached the milestone when he reached the score of 37 in India’s 6th match in World Cup tournament against West Indies.
Which country extends ban on EU Food imports?
Russian President Vladimir Putin extend the ban on food imports like meats, dairy products, fruits and vegetables from the European Union(EU) till December 31, 2020. In 2014, Russia had imposed an official ban on a wide range of imports from the EU and other countries in retaliation for international sanctions over Moscow’s role in the Ukraine crisis.