Page-47 of Current Affairs - October, 2021

India, UK sign Forward Action Plan on power

India and the United Kingdom have inked pact on ‘Forward Action Plan on power & clean transportation, renewables, green finance, and green energy research” under its 2030 roadmap. Highlights ‘Forward Action Plan’ was discussed at the “3rd India-UK Energy for Growth Partnership – Ministerial Energy Dialogue”, in the backdrop of “United Nations Climate Change Conference ..

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PM Modi to launch first ever PM Gati Shakti Masterplan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to launch first ever National Infrastructure Masterplan called “Pradhan Mantri Gati Shakti”. This masterplan will be launched on October 13, 2021. Key Points Gati Shakti scheme was announced by PM Modi on Independence Day, 2021. This Masterplan will bring together 16 Ministries and seven core infrastructure sectors, on a ..

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Coal Shortage Crisis in India

As per data of “Central Electricity Authority of India”. India is facing an unprecedented shortage of coal stocks across the thermal plants which might lead to a power crisis. Highlights Of total 135 thermal plants using coal for power generation, 106 or nearly 80 per cent were either in critical or supercritical stage, on October ..

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Nationwide River Ranching Programme launched in Uttar Pradesh

Union Minister for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying, Parshottam Rupala, launched the River Ranching Programme on October 8, 2021. Highlights The programme was launched at Brijghat, Garh Mukteshwar, Uttar Pradesh Along with Uttar Pradesh, other 4 states namely, Orissa, Uttarakhand, Tripura and Chhattisgarh also participated in the launch of ‘nationwide River Ranching program’. 3 lakhs ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: October 11, 2021

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for October 11, 2021 INDIA – Navies of India, US, Japan and Australia to conduct 2nd phase of Maritime Exercise Malabar in Bay of Bengal from Oct 12 to 15 – IFS (Indian Foreign Service) Day celebrated on October 9 ECONOMY & CORPORATE – Centre imposes stock ..

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