30-31.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM     Assam to frame new coal policy’   Assam cabinet ministers Jogen Mohan and Bimal Borah heard the views of the stakeholders for formulating a policy for easy import of coal in various industries of Barak Valley and export of betel nuts produced in this southern Assam area. Taking part in the meeting, the two ministers said a policy … Read more

29.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Move for cultivating multiple crops in rice-fallow places   The Assam Agricultural University (AAU), with technical support from the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), has successfully tested four cropping systems by cultivating green pea, mustard, potato and lentil after sali (kharif) rice in six districts. Field test demonstrations in rice environments were selected during … Read more

28.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Guwahati may have crossed 3rd Covid wave peak: Experts   Assam capital Guwahati, the gateway to the northeast, might have crossed the peak of the third wave on January 18 and 19 when the overall daily positivity rate had surged beyond 20% in Kamrup (Metro) that alone logged nearly 2,000 cases or one-fourth of … Read more

27.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Assam Baibhav award for Ratan Tata   The Assam government is set to confer Assam Baibhav, the state’s highest civilian award to industrialist and philanthropist Ratan Naval Tata, though he will not be present in the glittering ceremony to be held in Guwahati. Though Ratan Tata won’t be present at the event, he is deeply touched … Read more

23-24.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Assam Baibhav Award Awarded To Ratan Tata Ratan Tata received Assam’s highest civilian award, the ‘Assam Baibhav,’ on 24 January. Highlights: Ratan Tata can’t attend the function personally owing to the Covid-19 crisis. His representative accepted the award during a ceremony in Guwahati. HimantaBiswaSarma, the Chief Minister of Assam, said on January … Read more

23-24.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Fall in eastern swamp deer count at Kaziranga National Park   Floods have reduced the number of vulnerable eastern swamp deer in Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve (KNPTR), which has been counted for the first time in the whole KNPTR on January 10 and 11. Prior to this, the process was only done in Kaziranga National Park.   … Read more

22.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Assam Baibhav award for Ratan Tata   The Assam government is set to confer Assam Baibhav, the state’s highest civilian award to industrialist and philanthropist Ratan Naval Tata, though he will not be present in the glittering ceremony to be held in Guwahati. Though Ratan Tata won’t be present at the event, he is deeply touched … Read more

21.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Celluloid bid to preserve Assam’s Ojapali and Deodhani dance forms     Two folk dances of Assam — SuknaniOjapali and Deodhani — will be featured in an Assamese film to be released during Durga Puja in October in a bid to create awareness about the unique but neglected art forms. The film revolves round the life … Read more

20.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM     Fall in eastern swamp deer count at Kaziranga National Park   Floods have reduced the number of vulnerable eastern swamp deer in Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve (KNPTR), which has been counted for the first time in the whole KNPTR on January 10 and 11. Prior to this, the process was only done in Kaziranga National … Read more

19.01.22 APSC Daily Current Affairs

  ASSAM   Assam, Meghalaya to divide 36sqkm disputed land equally   : Assam and Meghalaya have agreed in principle to divide about 36 sqkm of disputed land at six places between them in almost equal parts to partially end the 50-year-old border row between them. The disputes in six other remaining areas, which are termed as “complicated,” will … Read more