non-cooperation movement: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
October 2: International Day of Non-Violence
Published: October 1, 2020
The International Day of Non-Violence is observed on October 2 commemorating the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 2007. The day is marked to spread the message of non-violence through public awareness and education. Highlights The day reflects universal respect for Mahatma Gandhiji. It is ..
India pays homage to Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary
Published: September 28, 2020
On September 28, 2020, India paid homage to Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary. Prime Minister Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah. About Bhagat Singh Bhagat Singh was an Indian Socialist revolutionary who shot 21-year old British Police officer John Saunders in Lahore. Background In 1928, Simon Commission was set up by the British Government. ..
Raghuram Rajan to Get Yashwantrao Chavan National Award
Published: March 10, 2019
Raghuram Rajan, former governor of RBI has been chosen for the ‘Yashwantrao Chavan National Award 2018’ by Yashwantrao Chavan Prathisthan for his contribution to economic development. Raghuram Rajan will be presented with the award at the 106th birth anniversary of Yashwantrao Chavan on March 12. Raghuram Rajan is credited with steering Indian economy during turbulent ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: 2008 financial crisis • IMF • Jawaharlal Nehru • Maharashtra • non-cooperation movement • Quit India Movement • Raghuram Rajan • RBI • Reserve Bank of India • Sardar Patel • Yashwantrao Chavan • Yashwantrao Chavan National Award • Yashwantrao Chavan National Award 2018 • Yashwantrao Chavan Prathisthan