India This Week: 8 September-14 September 2014

India this week is a section provided by to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams.

Created On: Sep 15, 2014 13:26 ISTModified On: Sep 16, 2014 13:28 IST

India this week is a section provided by to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events of the week 8 September to 14 September 2014. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

8 September 2014
• Union Government mandated scientists to undertake lectures in Public schools & colleges
• Union Government extended deadline for employees to file details of assets
• MoU signed between NAWADCO and NBCC for the development of WAQF Properties
• SC asked Union Government to reinstate Rajeshwar singh as Deputy Director of ED
• H Devaraj Committee reported most deemed universities not fit for being a university
• Suresh Kumar became first Indian to visit Stratosphere
• Marin Cilic won Men's Singles title of US open
• Tribal bodies in Tripura rejected demand for a separate state Twipraland

9 September 2014
• Uttarakhand Government declared 9 September as Himalaya Diwas
• Union Civil Aviation Ministry launched no-frills airport in five cities
• Union Civil Aviation Ministry launched Know Your Rights Portal
• Bhartendu Harishchandra Awards conferred
• Indian institutions IARI and NAAS awarded Doctor Honoris Causa to FAO Director-General
• RBI fixed the upper age limit at 70 years for M.D. and CEO in private sector banks
• Highest percentage of hired workers in India is in Arunachal Pradesh: 6th Economic Census
• Union Government cleared 679-member squad for Asian Games
• Tata Technologies Ltd appointed Warren Harris as MD and CEO
• Bihar government recognised transgender as third gender
• Puducherry's Police Department established a Rape Crisis Intervention Centre
• Assam government withdrew Assamese as official language from Barak Valley

10 September 2014
• SC asked Union government to respond on Delhi Government Formation by October 10
• SC issued notice to Union and all State governments on wetland conservation
• CCEA approved implementation of ICDP scheme in 12th Five Year Plan
• Union Government approved 28 road projects in Ladakh region in J & K
• Subhash Chandra Garg appointed as Executive Director of World Bank
• President Pranab Mukherjee presented Saakshar Bharat Awards 2014
• Dr. Kamal Bawa won MIDORI Prize in Biodiversity 2014
• CCEA approved stake sale in CIL, ONGC and NHPC
• ICICI launched Cardless Cash Withdrawal service
• Rajasthan HC ordered end of caste based discrimination at crematoriums
• SC questioned logic behind Kerala's new liquor policy
• HP government signed MoU with GVK-EMRI for free ambulance drop-back service scheme

11 September 2014
• Union Government announced to fund Swachh Vidyalaya campaign
• Union government sought clarification from SC on its verdict on transgender
• PMO constituted committee to facilitate utilization of Mineral resources in Meghalaya
• Freedom Fighter and Journalist Jitendra Chandra Paul died
• Strategic Force Command of India successfully test-fired Agni-I missil
• SEBI censured BSE for guilty of lapses in share sale of NMDC
• Union Government launched RVC service for smooth transportation of perishable goods
• Moody's Analytics released a report titled India outlook: Prospects Brighten
• Raya Power to set up 50 MW solar parks in Andhra Pradesh
• Union government decided to wind up HMT Watches
• Union Home Minister inaugurated integration of BSF with BISAG at Bhuj in Gujarat
• Puducherry CM presented Tax free budget for 2014-15 financial year

12 September 2014

• West Bengal cabinet cleared farmer-friendly project Sech-Bandhu Prakalpa to boost irrigation
• SC ruled 3 percent quota for disabled persons in all government jobs
• Narendra Ambwani elected as chairman of the Advertising Standards Council of India
• Delhi Government to charge one rupee cess on cigarette and liquor to promote public transport

13 September 2014
• FICCI’s Economic Outlook Survey estimated India’s GDP growth rate at 5.6 percent in 2014-15
• Chitresh Tatha is the youngest sailor at the Asian Games 2014

14 September 2014
• ASSOCHAM estimated J&K floods caused losses of 5700 crore rupees to state’s economy
• Educationist Kireet Joshi died
• India observed Hindi Divas on 14 September
• RBI closed six UCBs suspected of money laundering
• HS Prannoy won Indonesian masters title

Take Weekly Tests on app for exam prep and compete with others. Download Current Affairs and GK app

एग्जाम की तैयारी के लिए ऐप पर वीकली टेस्ट लें और दूसरों के साथ प्रतिस्पर्धा करें। डाउनलोड करें करेंट अफेयर्स ऐप

Comment ()

Related Categories

Post Comment

8 + 6 =