innovation: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
DHRUV – Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme launched
Published: October 10, 2019
Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme – DHRUV is a 14 day learning programme launched on October 10, 2019 from Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) headquarters in Bengaluru. The programme was launched by Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ in presence of Dr K Sivan, Chairman, ISRO, Wing Cdr. Rakesh Sharma, AC (Retd.) and others. ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
WEF Organizing India Economic Summit in New Delhi
Published: October 3, 2019
The World Economic Forum is organizing India Economic Summit on October 3 – 4, 2019 in New Delhi. It is hosted in collaboration with CII – Confederation of Indian Industry. The summit will have special focus on collaboration with South Asia and ASEAN countries. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has arrived in India to attend ..
Gujar Mal Modi Award for Science & Technology
Published: August 17, 2019
The Modi Group hands out the Gujar Mal Modi (GM Modi) Award for Science and Technology to scientists and faculty for outstanding contributions to science.? What is the GM Modi Award for Science and Technology? The GM Modi award aims to acknowledge the excellence in scientific research and development being done by the faculty and ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Easing norms for Start-ups in India
Published: August 12, 2019
To promote the startup culture in India, the Finance Ministry has made provisions for improving the start-up ecosystem by easing some financial norms.? What has happened? The Finance Ministry has simplified the entire process of assessment for the start-up entities in India. The nodal authorities for these changes are the CBDT.? Primarily, the new norms ..
Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas launches Atal Community Innovation Centre (ACIC) in New Delhi
Published: August 1, 2019
Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, Dharmendra Pradhan has recently launched Atal Community Innovation Centre (ACIC) in New Delhi to encourage the spirit of innovation at the community level. The aim of the initiative is to encourage the spirit of innovation through solution-driven design thinking to serve society. The ACIC is a ..