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August, 2018

  • 13 August

    Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

    The Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana was launched on 25 December, 2000 by the then NDA Government led by the Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. The programme was introduced with …

  • 12 August

    \Current Affairs 12th August 2018

    Ajay Jayaram,Rituparna Das and Mithun Manjunath enter quarterfinals Vietnam Open In Men’s singles, Jayaram will face Canada’s Xiaodong Sheng. Manjunath will face China’s Zhou Zeqi. Women’s singles, Rituparna will play …

  • 10 August

    Best Books for IBPS PO Preparation 2018 : Check Now

    Best Books For IBPS Probationary Officer(PO) Preparation  IBPS Bank PO Syllabus and Books to read will help you kick start your Bank Exam preparation. India is a country, where we …

  • 10 August

    All About Nirbhaya Fund

    Nirbhaya Fund for Women Protection Violence against women has received unprecedented focus in governance and politics in the aftermath of Nirbhaya incident. Along with comprehensive reform of the Criminal Law …

  • 10 August

    Current Affairs 10th August 2018

    Cabinet extended PMGSY beyond the 12th five year plan period The government approved that the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) can be continued even beyond the 12th five year …

  • 9 August

    Current Affairs 9th August 2018

    RBI approved to transfer 50,000 crore surplus to government The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will transfer ₹50,000 crore of its surplus money to the government, for the year ended …

  • 9 August

    Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yoiana (PMKSY)

    Launched on 1st July, 2015 with the motto of “Har Khet Ko Paani”, the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) is being implemented to expand cultivated area with assured irrigation, …

  • 8 August

    Current Affairs 8th August 2018

    Japan commemorates 73rd Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Atomic Bombings On August 6, 1945 at 8:15 a.m., the US B-29 bomber Enola Gay dropped the 20 kiloton atomic bomb “Little …

  • 8 August

    SBI Exam 2018 : Current Affairs Quiz Set -57

    1. The govt of Andhra Pradesh has recently declared official symbols for the state. What is the state flower of Andhra Pradesh? 1) Rose 2) Lotus 3) Jasmine 4) Palash 5) …

  • 8 August

    IMPRINT India scheme

    IMPRINT India Programme is joint initiative of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc). It seeks to develop road map for research to solve major engineering …

  • 7 August

    SBI Exam 2018 : Current Affairs Quiz Set -56

    1. India’s first advanced forensic lab dedicated to women related cases is set to come up in 1) Gurugram 2) Delhi 3) Chandigarh 4) Lucknow 5) Gwalior 2. Which state …

  • 7 August

    Current Affairs 7th August 2018

    Ms.Nooyi resigned her position as CEO of PepsiCo Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi, 62, resigned her position as CEO of PepsiCo. She has been leading the company since 2006. She studied at …

  • 6 August

    Current Affairs 6th August 2018

    Defence Minister Launched Defence India Startup Challenge The India Startup challenge was launched with a vision to build an ecosystem of innovation and entrepreneurship in defence sector and make India …

  • 6 August

    National Sports University Bill, 2018

    The National Sports University Bill, 2018 was introduced in Lok Sabha by Mr. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports . It replaces the National Sports University Ordinance, …

  • 5 August

    SBI Exam 2018 : Current Affairs Quiz Set -55

    1. Who among the following made history by becoming the first Indian to hit a century in the  first session of a Test match in the Test against Afghanistan in …