Archives: June, 2022

New Measure to Protect LGBTQ Rights in USA: Key Points

Recently, the President of the US, Joe Biden signed an order under which the rights of the LGBTQ community will be protected from various laws burdening them in the conservative ..

Cost Inflation Index for FY 2022-23: Important Facts

The cost inflation index (CII) rate for FY 2022-23 has been announced by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on 14th June 2022. The rate for FY 2022-23 to ..

Additional Central Assistance to Rajasthan, Nagaland: Important Features

On 16th June 2022, under the chairmanship of Amit Shah, a high-level committee (HLC) gave its approval to provide extra funds to Nagaland and Rajasthan under the National Disaster Response ..

Balika Panchayat Initiative: Key Points

India’s inaugural girl Panchayat named Balika Panchayat was launched across many villages in the Kutch district of Gujarat. What is the aim of this initiative? This initiative has the objective ..

FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Schedule: Key Facts

The Indian women’s U-17 football team will be playing 3 group stage matches of the U-17 FIFA Women’s World Cup at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The schedule was announced ..

New Indian Standard by BIS for ‘Mitticool Refrigerator’: Important Points

An Indian Standard has been developed by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). IS 17693: 2022 is the new standard that has been developed for cooling cabinets that do not ..

Industrial Decarbonization Summit 2022: Highlights

The “Industrial Decarbonization Summit 2022’ (IDS-2022) – Road Map for Carbon Neutrality by 2070” was launched by Nitin Gadkari, India’s Road Transport and Highways Minister on 16th June 2022. Why ..

Test-Fire of Prithvi-II Missile: Key Facts

India, on 15th June 2022, successfully test-fired the country’s indigenously developed Prithvi-II nuclear-capable missile. It was tested at night under a user training trial from the coast of Odisha. How ..

Kerala Ranked First in Asia’s Global Startup Ecosystem Report: Important Points

The Global Start-up Ecosystem Report (GSER) has been released on 14th June 202. The report has been launched keeping in line with the London Tech Week 2022 that currently taking ..

Annual Report of Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS): Highlights

The government recently released the annual Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) report. This report has been released showing data for the period from July 2020 to June 2021. What did ..