Current Affair For Year “2014”

Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana

Date: December 31, 2014

Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana

Pursuant to the resolution adopted on 29-05-2007 by the National Development Council (NDC), to reorient the current agricultural development strategies to meet the needs of the farmers and for fresh efforts by the Central and State Governments to rejuvenate the a...

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Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY)

Date: December 31, 2014

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY)

 

In India only around 45 % area is irrigated. The Government has initiated the “Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana” to ensure the irrigation to the 65% rain-fed farming areas. Rs.1,000 crores is being ...

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Mission Indradhanush

Date: December 26, 2014

Mission Indradhanush

To achieve full immunization coverage for all children by 2020 through a Catch-Up campaign

 The Mission Indradhanush, depicting seven colours of the rainbow, aims to cover all those children by 2020 who are either unvaccinated, or are partially vac...

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Amendment in Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014

Date: December 26, 2014

Amendment in Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014

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Panchi UAV

Date: December 25, 2014

Panchi

 

Panchi UAV

Panchi is the wheeled version of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)...

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Year end Review for the Ministry of Agriculture (2014-15)

Date: December 24, 2014

Year end Review for the Ministry of Agriculture (2014-15)

 

The Ministry of Agriculture has released ite year end review for 2014-2015. Agriculture is demographically the broadest economic sector and plays a signif...

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GSLV Mk-III

Date: December 20, 2014

GSLV Mk-III

The Indian Space Research Organisation has launched the first test flight of its rocket – the GSLV Mark. III – on 18/12/2014, conducting a suborbital flight that also demonstrated a prototype crew capsule (CARE) for India’s proposed manned missions. Liftoff from the Satish Dhawan...

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Agricultural Technology Management Agency

Date: December 19, 2014

Implementation of ATMA

Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) Scheme is under implementation in 640 districts of 29 States & 3 UTs of the country.Under the scheme grants-in-aid is released to the States/UTs with an objective to support State Governments efforts in revitalizing t...

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Fortune India 500 list 2014

Date: December 19, 2014

Fortune India 500 list 2014

This year’s list of the country’s 500 largest corporations was compiled by the global business magazine Fortune’s Indian edition.In this list there are as many as seven energy companies in the top 10 list.

Besides, there are a total of six state-run compan...

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Denmark lays claim over North Pole

Date: December 19, 2014

Denmark lays claim over North Pole

Denmark has presented claim to United Nations over the area surrounding the North Pole. As per Denmark, this area is connected to the continental shelf of Greenland is their autonomous territory.

Greenland geographically forms part of North America rather than Europe...

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