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Bet Dwarka Darshan Circuit to be developed under HRIDAY

1 day ago
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The circuit is connecting the Dwarkadish Haveli and Hanuman Dandi, the only temple housing Hanumanji and his son Makardhwaj, in Dwarka district of Gujarat.

Gujarat State Budget for FY 2017-18 presented

Feb 22, 2017
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Nitinbhai Patel has announced a slew of measures to improve social and economic infrastructure in the State.

Shurhozelie Liezitsu sworn in as new CM of Nagaland

Feb 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Shurhozelie Liezietsu has been sworn in as the 11th Chief Minister of Nagaland. He will be succeeding TR Zeliang, who resigned from the post following widespread protests in the state over 33 per cent reservation for women in urban local bodies.

J&K government imposes restrictions on number of guests at weddings

Feb 22, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The restrictions on the number of guests to be invited were put with an aim to limit wastage of food and essential commodities in such ceremonies.

Gujarat Assembly passes Aadhaar Bill, 2017

Feb 21, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Bill empowers the state government to use Aadhaar number as the sole identifier for the delivery of various subsidies and benefits in an effective and targeted manner.

CM Manohar Lal conferred Haryana’s highest sports award to 42 sportspersons

Feb 21, 2017
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The Chief Minister of Haryana conferred the Bhim awards, the state’s highest sports award to 42 sportspersons of the state.

Momentum Jharkhand Global Investors’ Summit 2017 concluded

Feb 20, 2017
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During the summit, the Department of Industries of Jharkhand showcased the State’s development potential.

Nagaland: Chief Minister TR Zeliang resigned

Feb 20, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The Political situation of Nagaland has been boiling ever since the Nagaland Tribal Action Committee began their agitation demanding the resignation of the Chief Minister.

Water Conservation may become part of syllabus

Feb 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The Rajasthan River Basin and Water Resources Planning Authority has sent a proposal to Rajasthan state government to include water conservation lessons in the state syllabus.

Bihar’s new service rules bar government employees from consuming liquor

Feb 17, 2017
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The Bihar state cabinet made new amendments to the employee service rules on 15 February, barring government employees and judicial officers from consuming liquor anywhere in the state.

Palaniswami Sworn in as new Tamil Nadu Chief Minister

Feb 16, 2017
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The Tamil Nadu Governor has finally invited Edappadi Palaniswami to become the new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

Kerala Government gave approval for airport in Sabarimala

Feb 16, 2017
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The nearest airports to Sabarimala are in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram. These airports are located at a distance of 160 kilometer and 170 kilometer from Sabarimala respectively.

Kerala: A group launches helpline number for waste management

Feb 16, 2017
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Thiruvananthapuram-based group, Thanal launched a helpline to provide technical support to treat organic waste.

Union Cabinet approved amendments to Collection of Statistics Act, 2008

Feb 16, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The amendment will strengthen the data collection mechanism in the State of Jammu and Kashmir.

Haryana govt imposes curbs on liquor consumption

Feb 15, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Haryana government has made consuming alcohol in public places, private vehicles and common spaces a heavily punishable offense.

Sub-committee to frame blueprint on Integrated Dairy Complexes constituted in Haryana

Feb 15, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The committee that has been asked to submit its report within a month comprises of Om Parkash Dhankhar, Kavita Jain and Munish Kumar Grover.

Supreme Court convicted Sasikala in disproportionate assets case

Feb 14, 2017
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The ruling of the SC renders Sasikala ineligible to contest Assembly elections.

Karnataka passed Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Karnataka Amendment) Bill, 2017

Feb 13, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Karnataka Amendment) Bill, 2017 tabled by Minister for Animal Husbandry and Sericulture, A Manju, was passed in the Karnataka legislative Assembly.

National Women's Parliament begins in Andhra Pradesh

Feb 10, 2017
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

3-day National Women’s Parliament has begun in Andhra Pradesh. The conference, the first-of-its kind aims to enable the empowerment of all women.

UP:1st phase polling to be held tomorrow

Feb 10, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The first phase of the seven-phase UP assembly elections is scheduled to begin tomorrow. The voting would be spread across 15 districts of west Uttar Pradesh.

33-members committee constituted for speedy completion of Andhra Pradesh’s Sagarmala Project

Feb 9, 2017
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

33-members committee constituted under the leadership of Andhra Pradesh’s Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu to ensure timely completion of the state’s Sagarmala Project.

Arunachal Pradesh becomes first North-East state to implement e-Cabinet solution

Feb 9, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

With the e-Cabinet solution, the Arunachal Pradesh Government plans to streamline its decision-making process.

Gujarat becomes first State to establish cashless system for distribution of food grains

Feb 9, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Establishment of a cashless system for distribution of food grains was mandated by the Union Government to achieve the objectives of Digital India initiative.

181 Irrawaddy dolphins counted in Odisha census

Feb 8, 2017
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The dolphin census in Odisha in 2016 was suspended because of lack of visibility due to cloudy weather, high wind speed and surging waves. However, the survey was conducted in the year 2017 by the government officials and wildlife enthusiasts.

First Smart Police Station Inaugurated in Andhra Pradesh

Feb 7, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Andhra Pradesh’s first Smart Police Station having a corporate-like look and feel started functioning on 6 February 2017 in its Guntur district.

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launches CMSGUY in Guwahati

Feb 6, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The Chief Minister of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal launched CMSGUY to facilitate massive investments in rural areas for complete rural transformation in a period of 5 years.

Sasikala Natarajan appointed Legislative Party leader of AIADMK

Feb 6, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

After Sasikala’s appointment as the Legislative Party leader, the roads are now clear for her to replace O Panneerselvam as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

Venkaiah Naidu Inaugurated the 3-day Visakha Utsav in Visakhapatnam

Feb 3, 2017
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

M Venkaiah Naidu, the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting inaugurated the three-day annual cultural festival of Andhra Pradesh ‘Visakha Utsav’ on 3 February 2017.

Centre of Integrative Oncology to be inaugurated today

Feb 3, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The Centre of Integrative Oncology, an institute dedicated to assist quality research on cancer in country will be inaugurated in Noida on 3 February 2017.

Rajasthan and Telangana win eGov awards

Feb 1, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The CSI-Nihilent e-Gov awards 2017 recognised Rajasthan and Telangana as the ‘Winners of the Excellence’ under the state category.

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