Corporate social responsibility (CSR) Current Affairs, GK & News
On April 8, 2020, the Supreme Court of India ordered the private labs to make COVID-19 testing in private labs free of cost. The GoI had earlier allowed the private labs to test COVID-19 after being approved by ICMR. The prices of the test were capped at Rs 4,500. Ruling of the SC The Supreme ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
On March 27, 2020, the Odisha Government announced that it is to set up two COVID-19 dedicated hospitals under PPP (Public Private Partnership) model. Highlights Around 84,000 people have returned from abroad in the state. There are so far three positive cases in the state. The Government forecasting the spread of the virus has prepared ..
On March 4, 2020, the Union Cabinet approved 72 changes to the Companies Act, 2013. The main aim of the amendment is to decriminalize the provisions in the act. Highlights The amendment aims to recategorize 23 offences and omit 7 compoundable offences. Under the amendment, the companies with Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) obligation of less ..
Category: Legal & Constitution Current Affairs
Topics: Acts and Amendments • Bills and Acts • CLAT • Companies Act 2013 • Corporate social responsibility (CSR) • Foreign exchange reserves • Foreign investments • Injeti Srinivas Committee • Union Cabinet • Union Cabinet Decisions
On November 2, 2019, the coal Ministry has announced that Coal India Limited (CIL) will produce 750 million tons of coal by the end of financial year 2020-21. It will further increase the coal production to 1 billion tons by 2023-24. Currently CIL has a target of 660 million tons of coal production. This is ..
Lt. Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal, inaugurated the Sahara Naval Hostel for the ‘Veer Naris’ at Vasant Kunj in New Delhi. About Sahara Hostel Project It is a unique Hostel project for Naval Widows or Veer Naris. Objective: It aims to provide rehabilitation of Naval Widows and their families in period immediately after unfortunate demise ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Category: Defence Current Affairs
Topics: Corporate social responsibility (CSR) • Indian Navy • Lt. Governor of Delhi • National Buildings Construction Corporation • Naval ‘Veer Naris’ • Naval Widows • NBCC • NBCC (India) Limited • Sahara Naval Hostel