Current Affairs

UK PM Cancelled India’s Republic Day Visit

United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson who was expected to attend Indian Republic Day Celebration 2021, Cancelled the trip citing New Covid-19 lockdown implemented in the UK. Boris Johnson was officially invited by India to be the chief guest of Republic Day Celebration 2021.

Tamil Nadu announced Public Holiday for Thaipusam Festival

Tami Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has announced Public Holiday for Thaipusam Festival on January 28, 2021. He also said that Thaispusam festival day will be officially added to the public holiday list for every year. Thaipusam is a festival celebrated for God Murugan. Besides Tamil Nadu, Thaipusam is celebrated in Kerala, Sri Lanka, …

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Vaccine development is a leap of Science, Venkiah Naidu

Owing to the Emergency authorization of two Indian made Vaccine for COVID-19, Vice President, Venkiah Naidu lauded the scientists behind the vaccine development. He said the development of Vaccines is a leap of science, not faith. In a social medial post, the vice president said the development of vaccines was a sign of India’s Atmanirbhar …

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Tamil Nadu bags National award for organ donation

Tamil Nadu has received a national award for organ donation for the sixth consecutive year in the 11th organ donation day celebrated on Friday 28-11-2020. The event was conducted virtually by the Union Health Ministry. TN health minister Dr. C. Vijayabaskar along with state’s health secretary Dr. Radhakrishnan has received the award. Tamil Nadu has …

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IITs and NITs to offer courses in regional Languages

In a major boost to education in the mother tongue, the Indian government has decided to offer engineering courses in regional languages from next year. Few IITs and NITs have shortlisted for the program. It has been decided in a high-level meeting headed by Union minister of education, Ramesh Pokhriyal. The education minister has released …

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Government of India plans to Set up regulatory board for charities

Indian government plans to Set Independent regulatory body to oversee foreign donations to charities based on the recommendation by the Central Economic Intelligence Bureau (CEIB). The CEIB had analyzed all the loopholes that have been exploited by NGOs to misuse Foreign donation Funds and suggested an Independent Commission to Oversee Charities.

Who to set up Traditional Medicine center in India

World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Friday 13-11-2020, that it is going to set up a global center for Traditional medicine in India. “Traditional Medicines such as Ayurveda can play an important in integrated people-centric health services and health care, but they have not received enough attention” said WHO director, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus through a …

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PM Modi Speech at 17th Indo-Asian Summit

In the 17th Indo-Asian Summit virtually happened on 12-11-2020, Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi reiterated the need for countries to stick to international law amid efforts making a common code of conduct in the South China Sea. The South China Sea remains a disputed region where several Asean nations involved in a maritime boundary dispute.

JD(U) President Nitish Kumar to become the CM of Bihar for the 7th time

In a recent Bihar Legislative Assembly election 2020, the incumbent CM Nitish Kumar has again made a comeback to become the Chief Minister of the state for the 7th time. Nitish Kumar’s Janta Dal United JD(U) party contested the election joining an alliance with the NDA, consisting of Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), Vikassheel Insaan Party, …

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