1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. India | World This Week  |  

India this week: 4 September to 10 September 2017

Sep 12, 2017 12:00 IST

India this week is provided by Jagranjosh.com to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events that occurred from 4 September to 10 September 2017. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

4 September
• President Ram Nath Kovind laid foundation stone for Link-4 of SAUNI Scheme
• Nitin Gadkari announces formation of task force for Namami Gange’s speedy implementation
• CIPAM-DIPP launches social media campaign to promote Geographical Indications
• Government honours CBDT for resolving public grievances
• Konsam Ormila Devi bags gold at Commonwealth Youth Weightlifting Championship
• SC seeks government stand on plea challenging Rohingyas' deportation
• FIFA U-17 World Cup song officially launched
• First batch of 1000 E-rickshaws 'SmartE' launched in Gurugram
• NITI Aayog launches the National Nutrition Strategy
• Government to make disability pension for defence forces at par with civilians

5 September
• Union Health Ministry launches two new contraceptives Antara and Chhaya
• Environment Ministry launches environment awareness initiative, Prakriti Khoj, on Teachers’ Day
• Teacher’s Day celebrated across India on birth anniversary of Dr S Radhakrishnan
• Former Union Minister Sultan Ahmed passes away
• Noted journalist Gauri Lankesh shot dead in Bengaluru
• Deadline for filing of GST Returns for July and August extended
• Union Government launches DIKSHA Portal for teachers
• NITI Aayog constitutes Expert Task Force on Employment & Exports

6 September
• Scientists develop artificial leaf that creates fuel from sunlight, water
• Assam Government sets up Direct Benefit Transfer cell for implementation of DBT scheme
• Centre to states: Focus on early implementation of PPP based smart city projects
• Mother Teresa declared as co-patron of Archdiocese of Calcutta
• Gujarat Chief Minister flags off 'Narmada Mahotsav Yatra'
• Gujarat Chief Minister flags off 'Narmada Mahotsav Yatra'
• Ashish Kashyap resigns as President and Co-founder of MakeMyTrip
• Andhra Pradesh signs MoU for Hyperloop between Vijaywada and Amravati

7 September
• Home Ministry extends financial powers of chiefs of CRPF, BSF
• Nirmala Sitharaman to assume charge as Defence Minister
• Uninhabited Lakshadweep Island vanishes: study
• Inder Jit Singh appointed as Chairperson of NACWC
• Gujarat Government announces Rs 1 lakh cash reward to find out Blue Whale curators
• Government allows import of 3 lakh metric tonnes of raw sugar through southern ports at concessional duty of 25 %
• Gujarat state, GCMMF, Dairies sign MoU to prevent malnutrition among Anganwadi children
• Johnson & Johnson India introduces paternity leave
• Gateway Awards 2017: JNPCT awarded Container Terminal of the Year 2017

8 September
• Union Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region to organise North East Calling
• ICAR to undertake major research works on agriculture with World Bank fund
• Maharashtra to be provided Rs 60000 Crore for river-linking and irrigation projects
• Government sets up online facility for effective resolution of foreign trade-related issues

9 September
• New species of edible fish found in Pampa River in Kerala
• Bharat Petroleum Corporation to get Maharatna status
• Tahir Mahmood awarded with N R Madhava Menon Best Law Teacher Award
• DRDO successfully test-fires 3rd Generation Anti Tank Guided Missile NAG

10 September

• AIMPLB to form committee to examine Supreme Court’s verdict on Triple Talaq
• RBI uses Currency Verification & Processing Machine for processing currency notes
• West Bengal: Netaji statue unveiled at naval base in Kolkata
• Assam government to provide skill training to 30000 surrendered militants
• Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman flags-off Navika Sagar Parikrama from Panaji

Is this article important for exams ? Yes
Read more Current Affairs on: India this week , India in September 2017

    Register to get FREE updates

      All Fields Mandatory
    • (Ex:9123456789)
    • Please Select Your Interest
    • Please specify

    • ajax-loader
    • A verifcation code has been sent to
      your mobile number

      Please enter the verification code below

    This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK