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Three Congress CM-designates to take oath

Three Congress CM-designates to take oath

After days of lengthy deliberations and lot of speculations, the Congress chief minister-designates of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh will take the oath of office on December 17, 2018. Several Opposition leaders are likely to attend the ceremonies in Bhopal, Jaipur and Raipur to show their solidarity in view of

Bihar industrial investment policy 2016 Main Features

Achieve annual industrial development growth rate of 15% Increase share of manufacturing sector to GSDP to 25% as envisaged in National Manufacturing Policy. Attract on-ground investment of Rs. 15000 crore. Create high-end infrastructure to attract investment in the state. Eradicate regional industrial imbalance by uniformly extending the benefits of

BPSC Exam: Seven Commitments of Bihar Government

BPSC Exam: Seven Commitments of Bihar Government

The election manifesto of Mahagathbandhan (Grand Alliance) that swept to power in Bihar with 178 seats was based on Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s 7-point agenda that has pledged an investment of over Rs 2.7 lakh crore ($40.8 billion) as against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s promised package of Rs 1.25 lakh crore ($18.9 billion).  Nitish Kumar led Bihar

India’s first railway university in Vadodara

India’s first railway university in Vadodara

The first railway university of the country, situated in Vadodara (Gujarat) was dedicated to the nation today (December 15) by Union Minister Piyush Goyal and Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. The National Rail and Transportation Institute (NRTI) opened its doors to the first batch of 103 students from 20 states

BPSC Examination: Quick Historical Facts on Bihar

BPSC Examination: Quick Historical Facts on Bihar

The name Bihar is derived from the Sanskrit and Pali word, Vihāra , meaning "abode". The region roughly encompassing the present state was dotted with Buddhist vihara, the abodes of Buddhist monks in the ancient and medieval periods. Medieval writer Minhaj al-Siraj Juzjani records in the Tabakat-i-Nasiri that in 1198, Bakhtiyar Khalji committed a massacre in a town now known as Bihar Sharif, about

BPSC Exam: Quick Geographical Facts about Bihar

BPSC Exam: Quick Geographical Facts about Bihar

Bihar is the thirteenth-largest Indian state, with an area of 94,163 km2 (36,357 sq mi). Bihar is the third-largest state of India.by population (10.4 crore) Bihar state is located between 24°-20'-10" N ~ 27°-31'-15" N latitude and between 83°-19'-50" E ~ 88°-17'-40" E longitude. Its average elevation above sea level is 173 feet (53 m). Bihar

33rd ASEAN Summit 2018

33rd ASEAN Summit 2018

Singapore hosted the 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summits at Suntec Singapore Convention Centre from 11 to 15 November 2018. The Summits were chaired by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. PM Lee had a Working Dinner with ASEAN leadersm as well as Summits with China, Japan, Republic of Korea, Russia,

Shaktikanta Das appointed new RBI Governor

Shaktikanta Das appointed new RBI Governor

Shaktikanta Das has been appointed the new governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) a day after Urjit Patel stepped down from the position. Das, 61, is former finance secretary and currently a member of the federal finance commission, and one of India’s serving G20 representatives. Das supported demonetization

France: ‘yellow vest’ protests

France: 'yellow vest' protests

The yellow vests movement  is a protest movement that started online in May 2018 and led to demonstrations that began in France on Saturday, 17 November 2018 and rapidly spread to Wallonia, the formerly heavily industrialised southern part of Belgium. France has experienced social unrest and massive protests across the country since then. The

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