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VAJRA PRAHAR 2022

Ex Vajra Prahar 2022, the thirteenth edition of the Indo-US Joint Special Forces exercise, begun at the Special Forces Training School in Bakloh, Himachal Pradesh.

posted by V.P.Nimbalkar 10th Aug 2022

The PESA Act

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday (August 7) declared a six-point “guarantee” for tribals in Gujarat’s Chhota Udepur district, including the “strict implementation” of The Panchayats (Extension to the Scheduled Areas) Act (PESA Act).

posted by V.P.Nimbalkar 9th Aug 2022

Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2022

The All India Power Engineers Federation has called for a strike on Monday in protest against what it described as the government’s bid to rush the Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2022 — which aims at ushering competition and accountability in electricity distribution, the weakest link in the power sector — without consulting stakeholders such as consumers, employees and farmers.

posted by V.P.Nimbalkar 8th Aug 2022

ONE DISTRICT – ONE PRODUCT (ODOP)

During the meeting of Export Promotion Councils and Industry Associations in New Delhi's Vanijya Bhawan, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal revealed the digital version of the One District-One Product (ODOP) gift catalogue.

posted by V.P.Nimbalkar 8th Aug 2022

CHARLES DREW

In a first, a U.S. Navy Ship, Charles Drew, arrived in India for carrying out repairs and allied services at Larsen & Toubro’s (L&T) Shipyard at Kattupalli, Chennai, adding a new dimension to the fast-expanding Indo-U.S. strategic partnership

posted by V.P.Nimbalkar 8th Aug 2022