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Union government de-regulated diesel and hiked natural gas rates

Published on: 21-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Union government de-regulated the price of diesel and hiked in domestically produced natural gas.

Union Government launched Jammu Kashmir Arogya Gram Yojna in J&K

Published on: 20-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Union Government on 18 October 2014 launched Jammu Kashmir Arogya Gram Yojna in Jammu and Kashmir.

Union Cabinet approved inter-governmental MoU to upgrade Chabahar port of Iran

Published on: 20-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

The union cabinet approved an inter-governmental Memorandum of Understanding with Iran to upgrade the Chabahar port Phase-I.

Union Cabinet approved Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project Phase-1

Published on: 20-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 18 October 2014 approved the Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project Phase-1.

Union Government decided to re-launch Direct Benefit Transfer scheme

Published on: 20-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

Union Government approved to re-launch the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme in an effective manner.

Union Government started training for Ebola Caregivers

Published on: 20-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

The Union Government on 19 October 2014 started a three-day training programme for Ebola caregivers in Delhi.

Union Home Ministry drafted a new counter-Naxal doctrine

Published on: 18-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Union Home Ministry on 17 October 2014 drafted a new counter-Naxal doctrine.

DoPT amended the selection procedure for the post of chief of CVC

Published on: 17-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) under the Union Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions on 16 October 2014 amended the selection procedure for the post of Chief of Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).

Union government launched Deendayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayate Karyakram

Published on: 17-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 63 people agreed

Union government on 16 October 2014 launched Deendayal Upadhyay Shramev Jayate Karyakram.

Union Ministry of S&T launched a Joint Indo-Canadian Science Programme

Published on: 16-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

Union Ministry of S&T launched a Joint Indo-Canadian Science Programme Focusing on Clean Water Technologies

OilMin sets up Talukar panel on delays in gas discovery project of ONGC

Published on: 15-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Union Petroleum Ministry on 3 October 2014 set up a Panel headed by B.N.Talukar to inquire into the reasons for delay in developing gas discoveries in ONGC's Krishna Godavari basin KG-D5 block.

Union Ministry of H&FW banned the import of animal tested cosmetics in India

Published on: 15-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 27 people agreed

The Union Ministry of H&FW on 14 October 2014 banned the import of animals tested cosmetics in India.

Union Ministry of S&T launched The Maithreyi International Visiting Professorship

Published on: 11-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 26 people agreed

Union Ministry of Science & Technology launched The Maithreyi International Visiting Professorship.

Prime Minister launched Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana to realise Gram Swaraj

Published on: 11-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 89 people agreed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) on the birth anniversary of Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan on 11 October 2014.

Union MoUD constituted 17-member Committee on decongesting roads of New Delhi

Published on: 11-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

Union Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) on 10 October 2014 constituted 17-member Committee to decongest roads of New Delhi.

Union Health Minister launched National Mental Health Policy of India

Published on: 11-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 53 people agreed


Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on 10 October 2014 launched the National Mental Health Policy of India. It was the first ever Mental Health Policy of India

Union Government launched year-long birth centenary celebrations of Ghazal singer Begum Akhtar

Published on: 10-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

Union Ministry of Culture on 6 October 2014 launched year-long birth centenary celebrations of Ghazal singer Begum Akhtar whose original name was Akhtar Bai Faizabadi.

Kundu Committee on Post Sachar Evaluation submitted its report to the Union government

Published on: 10-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

The Post Sachar Evaluation Committee headed by Prof. Amitabh Kundu submitted its final report to the Union Minister for Minority Affairs Najma Heptullah on 9 October 2014.

DIPP constituted a special team Japan Plus to fast track Japanese investments

Published on: 10-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

DIPP on 9 October 2014 constituted a special management team Japan Plus to fast track Japanese investments.

Union MNRE signed MoU for setting up first-ever Offshore Wind Power Project in India

Published on: 09-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 53 people agreed

Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy signed an MoU on 1 October 2014 for setting first-ever Offshore Wind Power Project in India along the Gujarat coast.

Union Government to sell LED bulbs at 10 rupees against 400 rupees

Published on: 09-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 91 people agreed

Union Government to sell LED bulbs at 10 rupees against 400 rupees.

Union Government launched Pashmina Promotion Programme (P-3)

Published on: 09-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 37 people agreed

Union Government launched Pashmina Promotion Programme (P-3) at Pashmina Dehairing Plant, Leh.

Union Government launched attendance.gov.in website to monitor attendance of staff

Published on: 08-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 89 people agreed

The Union Government on 7 October 2014 launched a website attendance.gov.in.

Union Government launched Swachhta Udyami Yojana – Swachhta Se Sampannta ki Aur

Published on: 07-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 92 people agreed

Union Government launched Swachhta Udyami Yojana – Swachhta Se Sampannta ki Aur of National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation.

Swachh Bharat Mission launched by Narendra Modi

Published on: 06-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 103 people agreed

Prime Minister launched Swachh Bharat campaign in New Delhi on 2 October 2014, the occasion of 145th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

Union Government launched Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Antyodaya Yojana for urban and rural poor

Published on: 26-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 166 people agreed

Union Government launched Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Antyodaya Yojana for urban and rural.

SC struck down National Tax Tribunal Act, 2005 terming it unconstitutional

Published on: 26-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 40 people agreed

The Supreme Court of India on 25 September 2014 struck down the National Tax Tribunal Act.

Union Government launched Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana

Published on: 26-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 69 people agreed

Union government on 25 September 2014 launched Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana to train 1 million rural youths by 2017

Union Cabinet approved Swachh Bharat Mission for Urban Areas

Published on: 25-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 120 people agreed

The Union Cabinet on 24 September 2014 approved Swachh Bharat Mission for Urban Areas. The mission will begin from 2 October 2014

SC quashed allocation of 214 coal blocks allocated since 1993

Published on: 25-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

SC cancelled allocation of 214 out of 218 coal blocks which were allocated to various companies since 1993.

 

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