30.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH   Amaravati Declaration’ likely to be launched next month   The State government has begun arrangements for launching the ‘Amaravati Declaration’, a document comprising recommendations of an expert group constituted at the National Women’s Parliament (NWP), in the middle of next month.   It comprises 10 issues concerning women’s empowerment and security   … Read more

29.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   River Brahmaputra to have India’s first floating lab on boat by December   The Brahmaputra river in the northeast will have India’s first floating ‘laboratory on boat’ for scientific research by this year end. The well-equipped boat laboratory will be used for analysis and research on all components of the entire ecosystem of … Read more

28.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Financial liberty top priority for Assam’s women   Majority of women in the state said financial independence is key to their empowerment, putting it above social reforms and curbing crimes against women. In a survey conducted by the state government recently, in which women — had to choose the factors which they thought … Read more

27.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   NITI Aayog and Govt. of Assam launches SATH programme   The Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Assam and NITI Aayog organized a state consultative workshop in Guwahati.   The consultation marked the launch of program called SATH- Sustainable Action for Transforming Human Capital, a joint initiative of Government of Assam … Read more

26.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   New Underground Water Treatment Plant in Agartala   In Tripura, a new underground water treatment plant commissioned at Sadhutilla in the southern part of Agartala. The plant has started functioning with a supply of quality treated water initially to 565 households through the pipeline. The treatment capacity of 4 point 8 million litre per day. It has two Over Head … Read more

25.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam stress on vehicles bill to check road mishaps   Some of the key provisions of the bill stress on making the safety belt mandatory for children below 14 years with a penalty of Rs 1,000 and disqualification of the driving licence for not wearing helmets.   According to the latest ‘Road Accidents … Read more

23 & 24.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam Skill City to have 10,000 training seats may take 4-5 years to get functional   The Assam State government to launch well-equipped cities with the capacity of 10000 seatsin the state. A Singapore based premier institute will support the state government for further development. A temporary complex with 400 capacity is being set up in Guwahati. … Read more

21 &22.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Kaziranga National Park to open for tourists from October 2   Kaziranga National Park in Assam, home to one-horn Indian rhinos, will reopen for tourists on October 2 next after it was closed in May this year. The internationally-acclaimed, UNESCO-declared world heritage site will reopen at 5am at Mihimukh under Kohora Range of the Park in … Read more

19 & 20.09.17 APSC (Assam) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Singapore government’s skill centre for northeast to come up in Guwahati   The ministry of the department of north eastern region (DoNER) announced that the skill centre for the northeast to be set up by the Singapore government will be at Guwahati. The state government had signed a MoU with ITE Education Services of Singapore in January.   According to … Read more