Page-3 of Varanasi Current Affairs, GK & News
On December 20, 2019, the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) sent its first trial shipment of fresh vegetables from Varanasi to Dubai by sea route. APEDA is the organization under Ministry of Commerce and Industry that promotes export of agricultural and processed food products from India. Highlights APEDA sent 14 Metric ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
The Ministry of Development of North East Region conducted a four day long North East festival in Varanasi. The festival is to be conducted between November 23, 2019 and November 26, 2019. It aims to fuse the cultures of Ganga and Brahmaputra. Highlights A theme song of the festival was launched earlier. The previous editions ..
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, Dr. Jitendra Singh will inaugurate the ?Destination North East? Festival to be held in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh from 23rd to 26th November 2019. The four-day event is being organized by the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region. All 8 Northeastern ..
On the occasion of World Cities Day (WCD-2019), UNESCO has announced that Mumbai and Hyderabad have been designated as Creative City of Films and Creative City of Gastronomy, respectively. By joining the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN), the cities pledge to share their best practices and develop partnerships involving public and private sectors as well ..
Topics: Chennai • City of Film • City of Music • Creative Cities Network • Creative city • Geography of India • Geography of Uttar Pradesh • Jaipur • Smart cities in India • States and union territories of India • UNESCO • Varanasi
India’s 2nd riverine Multi-Modal terminal (MMT) has been inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Sahibganj in Jharkhand on 12th September 2019. It is constructed by Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) on river Ganga under Jal Marg Vikas Project at a cost of Rs 290 crore in a record time of about 2 ..
Topics: Bihar • Geography of Uttar Pradesh • Holy cities • India • Intermodal transport • Iwai • Jharkhand • Sahebganj • Sahebganj Multi-Modal Port • Sahibganj • States and union territories of India • Varanasi