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Top 5 Current Affairs: 20 September 2017

India’s ambitious Zero Hunger Programme through interventions in form sector will be launched in three districts, namely- Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh, Koraput in Odisha and Thane in Maharashtra, on 16 October 2017, which is observed globally as World Food Day.

Recommended for : World Health Organisation , WHO , mobile app for retiring government staffs , Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust , Zero Hunger Programme , BIMSTEC

Publish Date : Sep 20, 2017

India’s Zero Hunger Programme to be launched in Gorakhpur, Koraput and Thane

India’s Zero Hunger Programme to be initiated by ICAR in association with ICMR, M S Swaminathan Research Foundation and BIRAC aims at coming up with suitable methods of measuring the impact of the intervention and identify the nutritional maladies in each district. The programme will be implemented in sync with India’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end hunger by 2030.

Recommended for : Zero Hunger Programme , World Food Day , Thane , Koraput , Gorakhpur ICMR , MS Swaminathan Research Foundation , BIRAC , Malnutrition free India ,

Publish Date : Sep 20, 2017

First three of 24 fast track courts for Maharashtra to be set up in Mumbai, Thane

The first three of the 24 fast track courts for Maharashtra, which will deal with heinous crimes like rape and murder, will be set up in Mumbai and Thane within a year.

Recommended for : Fast Track Courts , Criminal Courts , Judiciary , Mumbai , Thane , 14th Finance Commission , The Law and Judiciary Department

Publish Date : Aug 21, 2017

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation approved Smart City Proposal for Maharashtra

Ten Maharashtra Cities picked under the Smart Cities Mission are Amravati, Aurangabad, Mumbai, Kalyan-Dombivli, Nagpur, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Solapur and Thane.

Recommended for : Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation , Smart City Proposal , Maharashtra , BMC , SCP , Shiv Sena

Publish Date : Dec 16, 2015

Union Railway Ministry inaugurated Integrated Security System in Mumbai

The ISS is aimed at improving security on Railway premises, ensuring safety of the people and averting terror attacks.

Recommended for : Integrated Security System , Mumbai , CST , Dadar , Kurla , LTT , Kalyan , Thane

Publish Date : Jun 30, 2015

ठाणे को नेशनल अर्थ आवर कैपिटल 2015 बनाए जाने की घोषणा - वर्ल्ड वाइड फंड

महाराष्ट्र के ठाणे को नेशनल अर्थ आवर कैपिटल बनाया गया. इस आशय की घोषणा 9 अप्रैल 2015 को की गई.

Recommended for : THANE EARTH HOUR CAPITAL , THANE EARTH HOUR CAPITAL 2015 , ठाणे अर्थ आवर कैपिटल , महाराष्ट्र , - वर्ल्ड वाइड फंड , - वर्ल्ड वाइड फंड 2015

Publish Date : Apr 11, 2015

Thane named as National Earth Hour Capital 2015 by WWF

Pune received a special mention from the jury for its city mobility plan and solar and waste-to-energy initiatives while Rajkot was felicitated for the city’s performance in the field of renewable energy.

Recommended for : Thane , National Earth Hour Capital 2015 , Earth Hour City Challenge 2015 , World Wildlife Fund

Publish Date : Apr 10, 2015

Seoul won WWF’s Earth Hour City Challenge to become the Global Earth Hour Capital 2015

As part of the Earth Hour City Challenge 2015, the city of Balikpapan, Indonesia was recognized as the Most Loveable City for 2015.

Recommended for : Seoul , Balikpapan , Indonesia , Thane , India , Earth Hour Capital , Global Earth Hour Capital

Publish Date : Apr 10, 2015

महाराष्ट्र सरकार ने थाणे जिले के विभाजन को मंजूरी दी

महाराष्ट्र राज्य मंत्रिमंडल ने 13 जून 2014 को काफी समय से लंबित थाणे जिले का विभाजन कर पालघर को अलग जिला बनाने की मंजूरी दी

Recommended for : State Cabinet of Maharashtra , bifurcation of Thane district , Thane , Palghar district , महाराष्ट्र राज्य मंत्रिमंडल , थाणे जिले का विभाजन , थाणे , पालघाट जिला

Publish Date : Jun 18, 2014

థానే జిల్లా విభజనకు అంగీకరించిన మహారాష్ట్ర ప్రభుత్వం

మహారాష్ట్ర రాష్ట్ర క్యాబినెట్ జూన్ 13, 2014న చాలాకాలంగా అపరిష్కృతంగా ఉన్న థానే జిల్లా విభజనకు అంగీకరించింది.

Recommended for : State Cabinet of Maharashtra , Palghar , 36th district of the state , bifurcation of Thane district

Publish Date : Jun 16, 2014

Maharashtra government approved bifurcation of Thane district

State Cabinet of Maharashtra approved the long pending proposal of bifurcation of Thane district to carve out Palghar as 36th district of the state.

Recommended for : State Cabinet of Maharashtra , bifurcation of Thane district , Thane , Palghar district

Publish Date : Jun 14, 2014

Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram launched in Thane, Maharashtra

UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on 6 February 2013 launched a new health initiative called Rashtriya Bal Sawsthya Karyakram in Maharashtra

Recommended for : Rashtriya bal Swasthya Karyakram , Thane , Maharashtra , national health mission

Publish Date : Feb 7, 2013

Shivsena BJP Alliance Emerged Victorious in Mumbai-Thane Civic Polls

India Current Affairs 2012. Shivsena-BJP alliance won the civic polls of Mumbai and Thane on 17 February 2012

Recommended for : Mumbai Civic Polls , Shivsena-BJP Alliance , Current Affairs February 2012

Publish Date : Feb 18, 2012

The Cyclonic Storm Thane formed over South-West Bay of Bengal

Environment & Ecology Current Affairs 2011. The cyclonic storm Thane formed over South-East and adjoining South-West Bay of Bengal

Recommended for : The Cyclonic storm Thane , Thane , cyclones , Current Affairs December 2011

Publish Date : Dec 29, 2011

Pravin Mahajan Expired

Pravin Mahajan convicted of the murder of his brother and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pramod Mahajan expired on 3 March 2010 at a hospital in Thane where he was undergoing treatment for brain hemorrhage. Pravin Mahajan was serving a life sentence for killing his brother and senior BJP leader Pramod Mahajan in 2006.

Recommended for : BJP , brain hemorrhage , Pramod Mahajan ,

Publish Date : Oct 19, 2010
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