question hour Current Affairs, GK & News
The Central Government has informed the Lok Sabha on March 15, 2021 that, the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is not being privatized. Highlights This information was provided by the government in a reply to a supplementary question during the Question Hour in Lok Sabha. The Minister of State for Finance, Anurag Thakur, also ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
The Lok Sabha Secretariat released the schedule for the monsoon Parliament session that starts on September 14. It has dropped the Question but unstarred questions would be allowed. Many leaders from opposition had written to Speaker not to curtail Question Hour as it encroaches upon a member’s right and deny them an opportunity to question ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
All 20 Starred Questions were taken up in Lok Sabha on Wednesday, November 27, 2019, during the on-going winter session the Parliament. This was the first time since 1972, that all starred questions were answered in Lok Sabha during the Question Hour. During the fifth Lok Sabha, on March 14, 1972, all 14 starred questions ..
Category: Legal & Constitution Current Affairs
Union Minister of Railway Piyush Goyal recently informed Lok Sabha during Question Hour that Centre government has eliminated Unmanned Level Crossings (ULCs) in whole Broad-Gauge (BG) network in the country. Key Highlights On January 31, 2019, Indian Railways declared that last unmanned level crossing has been sealed and at present there is not a single ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2019
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Union Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal during Question Hour informed Rajya Sabha members that Indian Railways is conducting TRI-NETRA (Terrain Imaging for Drivers Infrared, Enhanced, Optical & Radar Assisted) technology for detecting obstructions on tracks. Key Highlights Background: First in 2002-03 India Railways has developed a modern technology and tried it extensively but it was ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
Topics: India Railways • Piyush Goyal • question hour • Rajya Sabha • Terrain Imaging for Drivers Infrared Enhanced Optical & Radar Assisted system • TRI NETRA • Tri-Netra Technology Trials • Union Minister of Railways