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29th April 2017 Current Affairs – National Updates
Infosys launches Artificial Intelligence platform Nia
Technology giant, global leader Infosys has recently launched the next-generation services, Infosys Nia. Infosys Nia is the next-generation Artificial Intelligence Platform. This platform will help clients to solve a wide variety of business problems.
Kazakhstan opens its consulate in Chennai
The Central Asian country, Kazakhstan has recently opened its consulate in Chennai, Tamil Nadu state. This consulate will also cover the Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu states. Mr. Suraj Shantakumar, the Chairman of diamond jewelry retailer Kirtilals is the head of this consulate. From the past 25 years, India and Kazakhstan are having the diplomatic relationship.
Puducherry Govt will give free power supply to farmers
The Pondicherry Government has recently announced that the Union Territory farmers will get the free power supply for pump sets used for irrigation purpose. Agriculture Minister has earlier confirmed that the free power supply given to the farmers During the previous fiscal year’s budget session 2016-17.
Current Affairs of April 29th, 2017 – Today General Knowledge Questions
King Khan, Mr. Shah Rukh Khan has become the first Indian actor to give the speech at TED Talks in Canada
Bollywood Badshah, King Khan, Shah Rukh Khan has become the first Indian actor to deliver TED speech in Vancouver, Canada. Recently, Shah Rukh Khan has entered into the partnership with TED to host the Hindi version of the famous talk show. On this occasion, he spoke out on various hurdles beginning from his stardom to the changes world. King khan has also delivered some motivational and inspirational speeches.
El Salvador has become the first country to ban mining of metals
For the first in the history, El Salvador has become the first country in the world to ban metal mining for the Environment protection. Nearly 80 percent of the El Salvadorian population have accepted this law.
Rs 1 lakh crore investment approved for housing of urban poor
Urban Poverty Alleviation, Ministry of Housing has sanctioned the 1,00,537 Houses for Urban poor under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban). Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (MoHUPA) has launched this Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) Programme.
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E-taxi trial run to begin in Nagpur from May
The country’s first electric taxi trial will begin in Nagpur from May 24, 2017. Nagpur Municipal Corporation has undertaken this project. To tackle pollution, the Electric car taxi project will start in Nagpur from May 2017.
Paytm Launches Digital Gold, Makes Gold Investment Digital
Recently, Paytm has launched the ‘Digital Gold’ on its platform to allow its customers to buy and sell gold through the electronic platform. Thus, it has become the first wealth management product. This product has been launched in partnership with gold refiner MMTC-PAMP.
Tamilnadu state govt signs agreement with BBNL to implement BharatNet
The Tamil Nadu state Government has recently signed an agreement with Bharat Broadband Network Limited. The govt aim to implement the Centre’s rural internet connectivity program”Bharatnet”. The total cost of the project is Rs 50 lakh. Through this BharatNet, more than 12,524 village panchayats will get the benefits through the internet.
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Bhubaneswar has become the first Indian city to won the Pierre Lenfant Awards
The capital city of Odisha. Bhubaneswar has been selected for the 2017 Pierre L’Enfant International Planning Excellence Award. American Planning Association (APA) has chosen the Bhubaneswar city.
Yusuff Ali has won the Queen’s Enterprise Award
Kerala-born, UAE-based Indian entrepreneur Yusaffali MA’s food processing plant ‘Y International (UK) Ltd has won the prestigious Queen’s Enterprise Award 2017. It has won this award for its exceptional contribution to the UK’s trade, industry, and economy.