31.08.19 Himachal Pradesh (HPPSC) Daily Current Affairs

HIMACHAL PRADESH   Subtropical project to raise farm income   The state government has targeted the ADB-funded Rs1,688-crore project for development of subtropical fruits to double the income of farmers in the low-lying districts of the state, though nothing much has happened on the ground on this project.   Asian Development Bank (ADB) funded the … Read more 31.08.19 Himachal Pradesh (HPPSC) Daily Current Affairs

31.08.19 Rajasthan [RPSC] Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN Jhalawar district bags first prize in population check   Jhalawar district has set an example for the state in population control. The district has won the prize for being best in population controlfollowed by Baran and Kota at an annual function on population stabilisation.   The health department is targeting to achieve total fertility rate at 2.1 … Read more 31.08.19 Rajasthan [RPSC] Current Affairs

30.08.19 Rajasthan [RPSC] Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN MSME Act: Rajasthan woos Karnataka investors   As part of a CII’s North India business delegation, Rajasthan made a strong pitch for investment by showcasing its new MSME Act on a roadshow in Karnataka.   The MSME Act allows companies to set up their units without prior approvals and clearances for three years. The reform initiative has found huge … Read more 30.08.19 Rajasthan [RPSC] Current Affairs

28.08.19 Himachal Pradesh (HPPSC) Daily Current Affairs

HIMACHAL PRADESH   Centre releases Rs 1,660 crore pending funds under CAMPA to Himachal   Forest minister Govind Singh Thakur on Thursday informed that Government of India has released Rs 1,660 crore pending funds under CAMPA to the Himachal Pradeshwhich would be spent on various forestry activities in the state.   Govind Singh Thakur had raised various issues of … Read more 28.08.19 Himachal Pradesh (HPPSC) Daily Current Affairs

28.08.19 Rajasthan [RPSC] Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN 5,000 farmers apply for old-age pension scheme   The state government has started registering farmers under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan-Dhan Yojana (PM-KMY), an old-age pension scheme for all land holding small and marginal farmers (SMFs), through E-mitra. So far, 5,000 farmers have registered themselves under the scheme.   The registrations are being conducted through e-mitra centres in … Read more 28.08.19 Rajasthan [RPSC] Current Affairs

27.08.19 Himachal Pradesh (HPPSC) Daily Current Affairs

HIMACHAL PRADESH   Himachal Pradesh passes Bill to stop religious conversion   State government passed the Himachal Pradesh Freedom of Religion Bill 2019 in the state assembly amid reservations expressed by the opposition members. As per the Bill, “no person shall convert or attempt to convert, either directly or otherwise, any other person from one religion … Read more 27.08.19 Himachal Pradesh (HPPSC) Daily Current Affairs