Bharat Biotech starts first phase of human trials of Covaxin

2 days ago
The trials will have a considerable sample size of 1,500 people. The locations for the trials include Kanpur, Patna, Chennai, New Delhi, Gorakhpur, Goa, Rohtak, Bhubaneshwar, Hyderabad, and Vishakhapatnam.

Current Affairs Quiz: 3 July 2020

Jul 3, 2020
The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as COVID-19 vaccine, ‘Balram’ scheme, Reliance Jio investments among others. 

Delhi CM inaugurates India's first Plasma Bank: Who can donate plasma and how?

Jul 2, 2020
Plasma Bank: To donate plasma, the eligible people can contact the state government at 1031 or WhatsApp at 8800007722.

Russians approve new constitutional reforms, Vladimir Putin may stay as Russia’s President till 2036

Jul 2, 2020
The constitutional reforms include changes that would allow Russian President Vladimir Putin to run for another two six-year consecutive terms after his current term expires in 2024.

RBI conducts OMO, Operation Twist for Government Securities: What is OMO & Why RBI conducts Open Market Operations

Jul 2, 2020
RBI conducts OMO or Operation Twist for sale & purchase of Government Securities of Rs 10000 crore each. RBI is conducting Open Market Operations (OMO) to infuse liquidity in market. Know here what is OMO, Why RBI conducts OMO and other details.

Current Affairs Quiz: 1 July 2020

Jul 1, 2020
The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as MSME registration, new scheme for cashless treatment of road accident victims and new pandemic potential virus candidate among others.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 1 July 2020

Jul 1, 2020
The Central Government plans to acquire more lethal version of Spice-2000 Bombs with an aim to strengthen its military capabilities.

Madhya Pradesh govt launches ‘Kill Corona’ campaign

Jul 1, 2020
For the ‘Kill Corona’ campaign in Madhya Pradesh, more than 11,400 teams will be carrying out door to door survey from July 1 to July 15.

RBI defines conditions for govt’s special liquidity schemes for NBFCs and HFCs

Jul 1, 2020
RBI has now laid out eligibility criteria for such special liquidity scheme and it includes registered microfinance institutions (MFIs), NBFCs and HFCs under the respective laws.

Current Affairs in Short: 1 July 2020

Jul 1, 2020
Bollywood actors Hrithik Roshan and Alia Bhatt are among the 819 people invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. 

Government declares entire Nagaland disturbed area till December-end

Jul 1, 2020
Nagaland has been under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act for almost six decades.

SDMC, NTPC Ltd. and Indian Oil sign MoU for Waste to Energy Plant in Delhi

Jul 1, 2020
Under the MoU, Indian Oil, NTPC, and SDMC will come together to develop a demonstration Waste to Energy Plant at Okhla landfill site with the use of Gasification Technology.

World Bank approves $750 million fund to support India’s MSME Sector

Jul 1, 2020
By including this new MSME project, the World Bank has till date committed $2.75 billion to support India’s emergency COVID-19 response.

India plans to acquire lethal version of Spice-2000 bombs

Jul 1, 2020
The Indian Air Force plans to acquire more lethal version of the bombs now as a part of the emergency financial powers granted by the centre amid the border tension with China.

Kiren Rijiju launches NADA app to inform athletes about the banned substances

Jul 1, 2020
NADA app aims at providing valuable information to the athletes on various aspects of the sports as well as about the prohibited substances, the use of which may hamper the athlete’s career.

G4 Swine Flu: New pandemic potential flu virus detected in China; another pandemic threat soon? 

Jul 1, 2020
The new virus is a recombination of the 2009 H1N1 swine flu variant and the researchers have named it G4 EA H1N1.

National Doctor’s Day 2020: Theme, History, Significance and Other Details

Jul 1, 2020
National Doctor’s Day 2020: This day is celebrated on July 1 every year.  This year the theme is 'Lessen the mortality of COVID-19' which is dedicated to the hard work of doctors amid the pandemic. 

Centre releases the operational guidelines of PM Matsya Sampada Yojana

Jul 1, 2020
The central government had launched PMSSY in May 2020 for the responsible and sustainable development of the fisheries sector with an investment of Rs. 20,050 crore.

Unlock 2.0 Guidelines by MHA: Complete List of What's Allowed & What's Not; Know What will remain closed

Jul 1, 2020
Unlock 2.0 Guidelines: MHA has released Unlock 2 Guidelines that contains full list of what is allowed and not allowed in containment zones across India. Lockdown has been extended till 31 July 2020. Check here activities allowed and know what will remain closed.

Udyam Registration: New process for MSME registration launched

Jul 1, 2020
The user will need to provide their 12-digit biometric Aadhaar number for the registration process. 

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