State government of Telangana: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Telangana celebrates Statehood Day
Published: June 2, 2020
The State of Telangana was formed on June 2, 2014. To commemorate the formation of the state, every year Telangana Statehood Day is celebrated on June 2. Highlights On March 4, 2014, the Union Government of India announced 2nd June, 2014 as the Telangana Formation Day. Telangana was the 28th state to be formed in ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
PM Modi holds meeting regarding Extension of lockdown
Published: April 8, 2020
On April 8, 2020, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video conference with political leaders discussing the extension of lock down. Prime Minister has indicated that most of the suggestions he received was to extend the lock down. Highlights The GoI is trying on possible options to contain the spread of the virus. Following ..
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
COVID-19: Maharashtra and Telangana Government announce major salary cuts
Published: March 31, 2020
On March 31, 2020, the Maharashtra and Telangana State Governments announced major salary cuts. Highlights The Maharashtra Government had cut 60% of salary from the Chief Minister and other members of Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council and other representatives of the local governing bodies. The Class A and Class B employees of the government are ..
Switzerland to seek closer ties with India at BioAsia 2020
Published: December 11, 2019
The BioAsia 2020 is scheduled to be held in Hyderabad in between February 17 and 19, 2020. On December 10, 2019, the Ministry of Industries and Commerce and IT informed that Switzerland will serve as India’s partner at the conference. Why Switzerland? India is Switzerland’s 8th largest trading partner. The trade between the countries amount ..
Telangana government declares 2020 as Artificial Intelligence year
Published: September 19, 2019
The state government of Telangana has decided to declare 2020 as Year of Artificial Intelligence and thus will be organising various activities related to emerging technology throughout the year. This comes in the backdrop of emerging talent pool as well as renewed focus by industry and other ecosystem players on AI space in last 4-5 ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs