Self Employed Women's Association: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

BSE Appoints 1st Jayshree Vyas as its Independent Woman Director to board

Published: May 3, 2019

Bombay Stock Exchange has appointed its first independent woman director Jayshree Vyas. BSE already has two non-executive women directors namely Usha Sangwan and Rajeshree Sabnavis on its Board. Vyas is a professionally-qualified chartered accountant, working as the managing director of Shree Mahila Sewa Sahakari Bank, Ahmedabad, since 1986. She helped in launching the first financial ..


Punjab Launches ‘Tatkal sewa’ for property registration

Published: August 12, 2018

The Punjab Government will start ‘Tatkal Sewa’ for property registration across the state from 13th August 2018. The state government has fixed the sum of Rs 5,000 as facilitation charges to seek appointment for ‘tatkal’ (instant) registration for properties. Beside this, an hour-long slot from 9 am to 10 am has been reserved for availing ..


Gandhian Ela Bhatt awarded Indira Gandhi Peace Prize, 2011

Published: January 9, 2012

Noted Gandhian and social worker Ela Bhatt awarded the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2011. Ms Bhatt was selected by an International Jury chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. A labour lawyer by training and inspired by Mahatma Gandhi, Ms Bhatt founded the Self-Employed Women Association (SEWA) in 1972 and the ..



Current Affairs : November 21, 2011

Published: November 21, 2011

Malaysia’s ENMAC launches Quran Mobile in India Malaysian firm ENMAC Engineering Ltd today launched a dual-sim mobile handset MQ 3500 , an innovative product catering to the Islamic community s needs of daily prayers and timely information on important dates and prayer timings, priced at Rs 3,950. LPG by pipeline: Dewas first town in MP ..