Page-45 of Current Affairs - December, 2012

Pakistan test fires mid-range nuclear capable Hatf-V Ghauri ballistic missile

Pakistan successfully conducted a test of its mid-range nuclear capable Hatf-V Ghauri ballistic missile. Hatf-V Ghauri missile: Liquid-fuelled ballistic missile Capable of carrying both conventional as well as nuclear payload Range: 1,300km. The Ghauri missile was first test-fired on April 6, 1998 As per Defense analysts: “India’s strategic priorities are focused more on China, while ..

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The 'NH-4 Bank' plans to become pan-India player

Which Bank in India is often referred to as the ‘NH-4’ Bank ? The Ratnakar Bank is often referred to as  the ‘ NH4 Bank’ in the banking circles, . Reason: As majority of the business of Ratnakar Bank comes from cities in and around the 1,235-km-long National Highway-4 (NH-4) that connects four of the ..

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19 RRBs merged into 8; now 71 left

The government has merged 19 Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) into 8 entities. All this happened in spite of reservations by RBI. The Govt plans to merge more RRBs this financial year. RBI was not happy with this decision as the Finance Ministry didn’t took RBI into loop while making this decision. At present the numbers ..

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