Page-10 of Archives: November, 2020

MoU between BRICS Nations on Sports and Physical Culture approved

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved a  Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation in the field of Physical Culture and Sport signed between the ..

National Portal for Transgender Persons

Social Justice & Empowerment Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot launched a portal named -‘National Portal for Transgender Persons’ in a virtual event. He also virtually inaugurated Garima Greh for transgender. Key Points ..

Cabinet approved Rs 6,000 Crore Infusion into NIIF Debt Platform

The union cabinet has approved the infusion of ₹6,000 crore equity in the National Infrastructure Investment Fund’s (NIIF’s) debt platform on November 25, 2020. This is to be done over the ..

Cabinet approves Merger of Lakshmi Vilas Bank With DBS India

The cabinet has approved the merger of Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB) with DBS India on November 25, 2020. Highlights DSB India is a wholly-owned subsidiary of DBS Bank. This speedy amalgamation ..

Sahakar Pragya

Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Rural Development, Panchayat Raj, Narendra Singh Tomar launched ‘Sahakar Pragya’ on November 24. It is a set of 45 new training modules developed ..

RE-INVEST 2020

‘RE-INVEST’ stands for Renewable Energy Investors Meet & Expo. RE-Invest is a global platform aimed at exploring strategies of deployment and development of renewables. It displays the efforts of the ..

QUAD

QUAD is an informal strategic forum between Japan, Australia, the United States, and India. The forum is maintained by information exchanges, semi-regular summits, and military drills between the members. The ..

Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership (GCNEP)

Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership (GCNEP) is the first nuclear energy partnership centre in the world, established in the Jhajjar district of Haryana, India. Key Points This center facilitates ..

National Infrastructure Investment Fund

National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) Limited is a collaborative investment platform for international and Indian investors, anchored by the Government of India. Key Points The objective of NIIFL is ..

NITI Aayog sets Panel To Study Feasibility Of Hyperloop Technology In India

Government think-tank NITI Aayog has set up a high-level panel. The panel has been set up to explore the technological and commercial viability of the Hyperloop technology. The hyperloop technology ..