31.10.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN Rajasthan textiles industry goes to downturn   For the last two years there has been no growth in the textile industry, the mainstay of Bhilwara’s economy. The city is home to 850 textile units that create direct employment for 85,000 people and indirect employment for 60,000. Unlike in other industrial towns, here migrants make … Read more

31.10.18 Kerala (KPSC) Current Affairs

KERALA Rs 26,000 crore required to rebuild Kerala, says CM   Chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan has stressed the need for people’s active participation in the ‘rebuild Kerala project’.   Though Kerala suffered a loss of around Rs 31,000 crore as per the UN team’s assessment, State is eligible for a central aid of only Rs 4,796 crore as per … Read more

30.10.18 Kerala (KPSC) Current Affairs

KERALA ·        KAU initiated a mission to rejuvenate hill garlic ð  The Kerala Agricultural University (KAU) has initiated a study on the farming practices of garlic followed in the hills of Kanthalloor and Vattavada areas of Idukki district of Kerala. This move is to promote the variety Malai poondu or hill garlic that is on the verge of extinction. ð  Malai poondu or … Read more

30.10.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN Statue of Unity waste to carve Gate of Unity   The waste material from the construction of the Statue of Unity in Gujarat, will be used to construct a Gate of Unity in the outskirts of Sikar in Rajasthan.   The gate will be about 46 feet high, on top of which, there will be a six-feet-tall statue of Sardar … Read more

29.10.18 Kerala (KPSC) Current Affairs

KERALA Industry pins hope on textile revival   Kerala should try to build textile industry hubs as it creates higher number of jobs in the local economy than any other industry, said industry leaders. With government implementing a single-window clearance system for industries, chances of developing a hub is a realistic target.   Other states are … Read more

29.10.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN   Rajasthan Heritage :Kalibangan – Indus Valley Civilization   Kalibangan is a town on the banks of the Ghaggar river, Hanumangarh district, Rajasthan, 205 kms. north of Bikaner. The existence of Indus Valley civilization in desert of Thar and the remnants of the pre-Harappan and Harappan settlements that have been unearthed here have played … Read more

27-28.10.18 Kerala (KPSC) Current Affairs

KERALA Cattle feed distribution for the flood hit areas in Kerala   Kerala Feeds, a public sector undertaking under the State government,  along with Ernakulam Collector K. Mohammed Y. Safirulla inaugurated the district-level Snehasparsham project that provides100 bags of cattle feed for free to dairy farmers. Kerala Feeds Managing Director B.Sreekumar said that in eligible cases, … Read more

27-28.10.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN Digitalisation of Textbooks in Rajasthan The introduction of ‘energised’ (QR code imposed) Science and Mathematics textbooks for students of Classes IX and X from this academic year (2018-19) will provide additional content for topics in the syllabus which are difficult to comprehend for an average student. QR codes providing contextualised interactive audio-visual content and … Read more

25.10.18 Kerala (KPSC) Current Affairs

KERALA Gadkari to lay the foundation for India’s largest Dry Dock at Cochin Shipyard   The Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport & Highways, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari and Kerala Chief Minister Shri Pinarayi Vijayan will lay the foundation for India’s largest Dry Dock at Cochin Shipyard in Kerala … Read more

26.10.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN A fourth of Aravali hills in Rajasthan gone forever   In a starting revelation, Supreme Court appointed central empowered committee(CEC) on Tuesday told the court that 31 out of 128 hills in Aravali region in Rajasthan have vanished in the last 50 years due to massive illegal mining, compelling the court to direct the state to … Read more

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