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Central Government's Gold Bond Scheme 2018, Objectives, Interest & Taxation Details

RBI released the central government's Gold Bond Scheme, Interest on Gold and taxation details on purchases The information released by the Reserve Bank of India said that under the prescribed schedule, ...

Daily Current Affairs 14th October 2018 GK GS Bulletins

Latest Daily Current Affairs GK GS Bulletins 1. World Standards Day Celebrated on 14th October 2018 2. India & Azerbaijan signed a protocol on trade, economic, science & technology 3. UNHRC: India wins 3 Years term ...

Cabinet accepts proposal for declaring GSTN as government unit, Facts & Details

Goods and Service Tax Network (GSTN) to work as a government entity The Union Cabinet approved the proposal for accepting the Goods and Service Tax Network (GSTN) as a government entity. ...

Central Government constitutes Lokpal Search Committee; President, Chairman, Members

The eight-membered search committee for Lokpal: Formation, President, Chairman, Members, Works On September 27, 2018, the Central Government constituted an eight-member search committee to recommend the names of members of the ...

Central Government Approves National Digital Communication Policy, feature, objective

National Digital Communication Policy: facts, features, telecom services, opportunities  The Central Government approved the National Digital Communication Policy (NDCP) on September 26, 2018. Its objective is to create an investment of ...

Centre approved funds for 60 projects under Border Infrastructure & Management

Centre approved funds for 60 projects under Border Infrastructure & Management: Details, Aim, Purpose, Highlights Centre approved Rs 8,606 crores funds for 60 projects under Border infrastructure and management (BIM) scheme. All these 60 projects would be ...

Government hikes custom duty on 19 items including ACs, refrigerators

The Central Government to restrain the import of non-essential goods The Union Government on September 26, 2018, increased system services 19 items, including jet fuel, ACs, and fridges to curb imports ...

Central Government sanctioned purchase of 1000 engines for T-72 tanks

Indian Army to have 1,000 units of 1,000 BHPs in the T-72 tanks  The Central Government has approved the purchase of 1,000 engines for the Indian Army's major battle tank T-72, which ...

Supreme Court permits live streaming of court proceedings, Key facts

Supreme Court permits live streaming across the country to bring transparency in cases The Supreme Court has issued the directive (live streaming) of court proceedings across the country, issuing guidelines on ...

Ministry of Agriculture Livestock Insurance Scheme for cattle

Central Government to give a huge subsidy on the insurance of cattle in 100 selected districts The Livestock Insurance Scheme is Central Government sponsored scheme implemented on a pilot basis during ...

Cabinet approved additional 2% DA for Central Government Employees DR to Pensioners

Union Cabinet approved additional Two percent Dearness Allowance (DA) for Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners: Details, Highlights Union Cabinet chaired by PM Narendra Modi has approved to ...

World Bank, India signs loan agreement for Electricity Distribution Sector Rajasthan

World Bank & India signed $250 million loan agreement for Electricity Distribution Sector Reforms in Rajasthan: Details, Highlights Central Government with Government of Rajasthan has signed $250 million Development Policy Loan ...

Supreme Court 10 day deadline for Central Government to tell about Lokpal Appointment

Supreme Court 10 days deadline for Central Government to tell about Lokpal Appointment- Details, About The Supreme Court on 2nd July 2018 directed the Central Government to inform it within 10 ...