India’s longest Chenani-Nashri tunnel inaugurated by Modi

India’s longest Chenani-Nashri tunnel inaugurated by Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Chenani-Nashri tunnel, which is India’s longest highway tunnel build in Jammu & Kashmir on 2nd April 2017. This tunnel is 9 km long, It is a twin-tube tunnel. It is a great example of ‘Make in India’ and ‘Skill India’ initiative. Narendra Modi also declared that the Govt would invest Rs 7000 crore approximately in […]

Rajya Sabha passed Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Bill 2016

Rajya Sabha passed Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Bill 2016

On 22nd March 2017, Employee’s Compensation (Amendment) Bill, 2017 was passed by Rajya Sabha. On 9th August, 2016, Lok Sabha had passed this bill with  amendment in Employee’s Compensation Act, 1923. This bill’s focus is on financial help to those employees and their dependents if they go through any industrial accidents or they are going though any occupational diseases. […]

Terror attack in Houses of Parliament in London

Terror attack in Houses of Parliament in London

In a terror attack on Wednesday near the Houses of Parliament in London, four people were  killed and several were wounded. The person who made the attack was also killed. Important Highlights of London Attack Two people and a police offer were killed in the incident. Minimum 20 persons are reported injured. The perpetrator of […]

India ranked 143 in Index of Economic Freedom 2017

India ranked 143 in Index of Economic Freedom 2017

India ranked 143 in the IEF 2017 with an overall score of 52.6 points. IEF full form is Index of Economic Freedom. It was released in the third week of February, 2017. Important Points regarding IEF • The Heritage Foundation, US’s Think Tank releases Index Economic Freedom. • It was the 23rd edition where the Index […]

Republic Day 2017 Chief Guest is Zayed Al Nahyan. Who is he?

Republic Day 2017 Chief Guest is Zayed Al Nahyan. Who is he?

Do you know who was the chief guest of Indian Republic Day 2017? If you do not know then you have come in right place to know. Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the chief guest at the Republic Day parade 2017. India is celebrating its 67th Republic Day this year.  […]

Know about Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana launched by Modi

Know about Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana launched by Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY). This scheme is a skill development program targeted at Indian youth seeking overseas employment to make India the Skill Capital of the World. In other words, Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY) is a skill development initiative of the Ministry in partnership with the Ministry of Skill […]