Prime minister: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
President Ram Nath Kovind boards Air India One for its inaugural flight
Published: November 25, 2020
On November 24, 2020, President Ram Nath kovind boarded the Air India one-B777 aircraft. The president boarded the aircraft to visit Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh and offer prayers at the Venkateshwara Swamy temple. The aircraft is carrying its first VVIP official. About Air India one The Air India one will be a call sign for ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
President accepts Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal’s resignation
Published: September 18, 2020
On September 17, 2020, the Union Food Processing Industries Minister Shrimati Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigned over the protest against the three farm sector bills. The President of India Ramnath Govind accepted the resignation under the advice of the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. Highlights Further, under the advice of the Prime Minister, the President has directed ..
Category: Legal & Constitution Current Affairs
Narendra Modi has longest tenure as head of elected government at over 18 years
Published: August 15, 2020
The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become the longest-serving non-Congress PM of the country and at the same time, he has also been at the helm of an elected government for a period of 18 years, which is the longest such tenure by the head of the government. This includes his term as the Chief ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
Highlights: ‘Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest’ platform launched
Published: August 13, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a platform in order to honour and appreciate the honest taxpayers in the country. The ‘Transparent Taxation – Honouring the Honest’ platform has been launched by the PM through video-conferencing. The government aims to change the way in which taxes are being paid in India now, through this platform. ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
Prime Minister of Lebanon resigns after outrage over blast
Published: August 11, 2020
The Prime Minister of Lebanon, Hassan Diab announced his resignation from the top post of the country following outrage over the catastrophic blast in the capital of the country, Beirut, on August 4. The mishap took away lives of around 150 people and injured more than 5000 people. What happened in Beirut, Lebanon? On August ..
Category: International Current Affairs