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India target to become ‘Energy Independent’ by 2047
Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing the nation on August 15, highlighted India’s target to become ‘energy independent’ by 2047, when India will be celebrating 100th year of Independence. Highlights India targets to become energy independent through a mix of electric mobility, gas-based economy and mixing ethanol in petrol. Prime Minister highlighted his target of ..
Month: Current Affairs - August, 2021
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs - 2022
Topics: Energy in India • Energy independent India • Energy policy of India • India's energy demand • India's Imports • UPSC
Domestic Manufacturing of Medical Devices approved by Cabinet
On March 21, 2020, the Union Cabinet chaired by PM Modi approved the Medical Device Park Scheme. The scheme is to be implemented for the next five years. The GoI has approved Rs 13,760 crores for the scheme. The amount is mainly to be used in medical devices and drugs production. Highlights The scheme aims ..
Month: Current Affairs - March, 2020
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: cabinet approval • India's Imports • medical device park scheme • Medical devices • Medical Devices Industry • Medicine Sector • Union Cabinet
The Pulses Conclave 2020 to be held in Lonavala, Maharashtra
The fifth Pulses Conclave 2020 is to be held in Lonavala, Maharashtra between February 12, 2020 and February 14, 2020. It is a biennial conference. Highlights The India Pulses and Grain Association will host the Conclave. Around 1500 stakeholders from India and other countries are expected to participate in the conference. It includes Australia, USA, ..
Month: Current Affairs - January, 2020
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
Topics: Agricultural and Food export • Agriculture • Agriculture Sector • Crop Production • Doubling Farmers Income • India's Imports • Nutrition • pulses • Pulses production
India receives first shipment of cheapest LNG from Gazprom Russia
On June 4, 2018, India received first shipment of its so far cheapest Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from Russian supplier Gazprom. The LNG has been delivered at a price close to USD 7 per million British Thermal Unit (mmBtu). This price is around 1.5 USD cheaper from the LNG imported from Qatar, which is India’s ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2018
Topics: Energy Sector • GAIL • Gazprom • India's Imports • Liquefied natural gas • LNG • Natural gas production in India