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The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Kuwait for cooperation on the recruitment of domestic workers. Features of the MoU The important aspects of the MoU are: The MoU will provide a structured framework for cooperation on domestic workers related matters. ..
The coast guards of India and Japan undertook disaster control, search and rescue exercises off the coast of Yokohama in Japan. India had hosted the Japanese ships for the exercise last year and this time Japan is hosting the exercise. ICGS Shaunak is the main Indian ship taking part in the drills. ICGS Shaunak is an Offshore Patrol Vessel of Indian ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
The Bloomberg Innovation Index analyses each country in a range of areas including education, research and development, and manufacturing before coming up with a list of the 60 most innovative countries. The countries are ranked on the basis of their overall ability to innovate considering seven-equal weighted metrics such as research & development intensity, manufacturing ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Topics: Bloomberg Innovation Index • Bloomberg Innovation Index 2019 • China • Finland • France • Germany • India • israel • Japan • Patent • research & development • Singapore • South Korea • Sweden • Switzerland • U.S.
The Union cabinet has approved the landmark amendment to Article 280 of the Constitution to increase the financial and executive powers of the 10 autonomous councils in the Sixth Schedule areas of the Northeast Region (NER). The amendment would impact a population of about 1 crore tribals living in Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram. The ..
Topics: Adivasi • Assam • Hill tribes of Northeast India • India • Meghalaya • Mizoram • Northeast India • Seven Sister States • States and union territories of India • Subdivisions of India • Tourism in North East India • Tripura
The World Economic Situation and Prospects 2019 report make the following projections for India: India’s GDP growth is expected to accelerate to 7.6 per cent in 2019-20 from an estimated 7.4 per cent in the current fiscal ending March 2019 and growth rate may come down to 7.4 per cent a year later. India will ..