Page-76 of Current Affairs - April, 2020

World Bank: 11 million to enter poverty in Pacific and East Asia

On March 31, 2020, the World Bank announced that around 11 million are to enter poverty in Pacific and East Asia due to the spread of COVID-19. The virus has affected more than 780,000 and has so far killed more than 37,000. Highlights According to the World Bank, around 35 million people in Pacific and ..

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GoI: Interest Rates on Small Savings Schemes lowered

On March 31, 2020, the Government of India lowered interest rates of several small savings scheme facing Economic challenges created by the threat of COVID-19 virus. Highlights The interest rates of the schemes like Sukanya Samriddhi, Kisan Vikas Patra and Pubilc Provident Funds were reduced. The changes were introduced for Q1 of the fiscal year ..

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Top GKToday’s News Headlines-1 April 2020

Here are Top GKToday’s News Headlines for 1 April, 2020 INDIA ICCR (Indian Council for Cultural Relations) launches global painting competition “United against CORONA- Express through Art” open to both Indians and foreigners; submission deadline: May 1, 2020 Tourism Ministry launches portal www.strandedinindia.com for foreign tourists who are stranded in the country in the wake of ..

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