Page-20 of Current Affairs - January, 2019

Arab Economic and Social Development Summit

The leaders from the Arab World met in Beirut, Lebanon to discuss economic and social development. The leaders of the Arab World agreed on a 29-item economic agenda in addition to encouraging the safe return of Syrian refugees to their homeland at the conclusion. Beirut Declaration A joint statement called the Beirut Declaration was issued in the summit. The ..

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PwC Global Economy Watch: Key Facts

The Global Economy Watch Report of PwC monitors trends and issues affecting the global economy and details its latest projections for the leading nations. The important facts from the 2019 report are listed below: India and France are likely to surpass the UK in the world’s largest economy rankings in 2019, pushing it down to ..

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Delhi HC allows release of Movie ‘72 Hours – Martyr who never died’

The Delhi High Court has allowed the release of the movie ‘72 Hours – Martyr who never died’. The film was based on the life of the 1962 war hero Rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat. Jaswant Singh Rawat was posthumously awarded the Maha Vir Chakra for gallantry during the 1962 war. The family members of the ..

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Kulhads to be reintroduced in the Railway Stations

The Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal has instructed the caterers at Varanasi and Rae Bareli stations to use terracotta-made kulhads, glasses and plates. The Kulhads are all set to make a comeback after they were first introduced during UPA 1, later to be brushed aside by plastic and paper cups. Why there is a ..

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World Integrated Medicine Forum 2019 on Homeopathy

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for AYUSH Shri Shripad Yesso Naik, will inaugurate the 2nd World Integrated Medicine Forum 2019 on the ‘Regulation of Homeopathic Medical Products; Advancing global collaboration’ organised on 23-25 January 2019 at Goa. Themes for the Forum 2019 The forum is organised by Central Council for Research in Homeopathy, under the Ministry ..

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