Page-3 of Current Affairs - October, 2023

Jharkhand Launches ‘Abua Awas Yojna’ (AAY) Housing Scheme

The Jharkhand Cabinet recently approved the ‘Abua Awas Yojna’ (AAY), a housing scheme designed to provide eight lakh pucca houses to homeless individuals in the state. With a total budget of Rs 16,320 crore, the scheme will be executed in ..

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Indian Government Tightens Disclosure Rules for Limited Liability Partnerships

The Indian government has implemented stricter disclosure rules for Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs), mandating the maintenance of a register of partners that includes details of their beneficial interests and contributions, both tangible and intangible. New Regulatory Framework The Limited Liability ..

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What is SIM Swap Fraud?

In recent incidents, unsuspecting individuals fell victim to SIM swap fraud, resulting in substantial financial losses. In one instance, a private school teacher lost Rs 1.5 lakh through eight transactions in just under three hours after fraudsters gained access to ..

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Third Indigenous Ammunition Cum Torpedo Cum Missile (ACTCM) Barge

On October 27, 2023, the Indian Navy marked another milestone in its indigenous naval capabilities with the launch of the third Ammunition Cum Torpedo Cum Missile (ACTCM) Barge, LSAM 17 (Yard 127). The ceremony, presided over by Cmde V Pravin, ..

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CBD Discovered in Common Brazilian Plant

Scientists have made a significant discovery by finding cannabidiol (CBD), a compound known for its therapeutic potential in cannabis, in a commonly found plant in Brazil. This breakthrough opens new doors for the production of CBD from alternative sources. The ..

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Google’s New Tools to Combat Misinformation and Enhance Image Understanding

In its ongoing battle against the spread of misinformation online, Google has introduced three innovative tools aimed at improving image understanding and fact-checking. These tools, “About this Image,” “Fact Check Explorer,” and AI-generated source descriptions within the “Search Generative Experience,” ..

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