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Today Current Affairs August 25-2016
India – Germany – Vocational training
India associate degree Germany these days signed an agreement that aims to foster conditions that may facilitate produce and improve workplace-based vocational education in Asian nation’s industrial clusters. Under the treaty, German technical help is wont to enhance business institute partnerships between Indian and German organisations, build the capability of native coaching establishments and foster business linkages which can facilitate of the German twin system into the Indian context.
P D Gupta – VC – Homi Bhabha National Institute
P D Gupta who is the eminent Scientist has appointed as the Vice Chancellor of Mumbai-based HBNI (Homi Bhabha National Institute). Under the UGC Act, the HBNI is an aided institution of the Department of Atomic Energy and is a deemed to be the university.
President Pranab Mukherjee – Akashvani Maitree channel
President Pranab Mukherjee launched India state radio broadcaster’s Akashvani Maitree Channel. It is the special Bengali channel targeted at the Bengali-speaking audience of India, Bangladesh and in other countries.
Maharashtra – own law – Internal security
MPISA ( Maharashtra Protection of Internal Security Act) has proposed setting up of the SSZ (Special Security Zones) where the movement of arms, explosives and inflow of unaccounted funds will be prohibited. Maharashtra is the first State in the country to draft its own internal security act.
Latest News August 24
Two Indian – American women – White House Fellows
For White House Fellow programme, the two Indian-American women have been selected. Anjali Tripathi who is the Astrophysicist from California & physician Tina R Shah from Chicago are among the 16 White House Fellows appointed from across the nation for the year 2016-17.
Volvo Auto India – Nalin Jain – CFO
Luxury carmaker Volvo Auto has announced the appointment of Nalin Jain as the new Chief Financial Officer & Jyoti Malhotra as the Director, Sales, Marketing and PR for India operations. The Swedish carmaker has also roped in Rajeev Chauhan as the Network Director.
Odisha cabinet – Startup Policy 2016
Odisha Startup Policy 2016 has been approved by the Odisha Cabinet to promote entrepreneurship for start-up ventures with the provision of government incentives. This policy will chart out a roadmap to place Odisha among the top three investment destinations in the country by 2020.
24 August Current Affairs
Airtel – Vodafone – e-KYC solution – Aadhar number – SIM activation
Airtel and Vodafone have started rolling out Aadhaar based e-KYC solution following the notification by the Department of Telecom, Government of India. Telecom operator Vodafone will roll out the e-KYC facility across 4,500 stores in India that will quickly activate the SIMs of its customers with an Aadhaar number.
North Korea – fires – new ballistic missile
Mathrubhumi – former editor – K K Sreedharan Nair – passes away
K K Sreedharan Nair Who is the Mathrubhumi former editor has passed away. He is 86 years old. In 1953 he started his career.
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