30.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

KERALA Kerala Governor inaugurates Ayurveda summit   As many as 400 industry leaders and delegates from SAARC, GCC and African countries have gathered in Kochi for the third edition of ‘Global Ayurveda Summit 2019’.   The two-day summit organized by CII will deliberate on the theme “Mainstreaming Ayurveda through Startups, Innovation and Branding”.   Kerala … Read more 30.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

29.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

KERALA Coconut industrial parks to be set up in two districts           Aiming to give a push to value addition in the coconut sector, the state government will set up two agro industrial parks spread over 100acres each exclusively for coconut-based products in Kannur and Kozhikode districts.             The government agencies, including the Commerce … Read more 29.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

27-28.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

KERALA 4% reservation for differently abled in KAS The government has issued orders allowing four per cent reservation for differently abled persons in the Kerala Administrative Service (KAS). Under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPWD) Act, 2016, the reservation has been increased from three per cent to four per cent. This amendment would now … Read more 27-28.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

25.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

KERALA Nedumangad won the 2019 Deen Dayal Upadhyay Panchayat Sashaktikaran Puraskar award   Kerala’s Nedumangadblock panchayat won the prestigious Deen Dayal Upadhyay Panchayat Sashaktikaran Puraskar for 2019. A total of nine awards were given to Kerala civic bodies, including Kolazhy of Thrissur district, Tirunavaya, and Maranchery of Malappuram, Srikrishnapuram of Palakkad, Sasthankotta of Kollam and Pappinisseri of Kannur. The award recognized the good work provided by the … Read more 25.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

24.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

KERALA Riot cases, Kerala tops list Though, Kerala is often projected as a peaceful and harmonious state, national crime records bureau (NCRB) figures for 2017 show that Kerala topped the list when it came to offences against public tranquillity. As many as 1,612 rioting cases during protest marches were reported in 2017 in which 1,991 persons were injured. As many as … Read more 24.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

23.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

KERALA Kerala sees steep fall in graft cases   National crime records bureau (NCRB) statistics for the year 2017, which was published recently, show that corruption cases have declined after this government assumed power. In 2015, 377 cases were registered under Prevention of Corruption Act along with relevant IPC sections. In 2016, the corresponding figure increased to … Read more 23.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

22.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs

KERALA Kerala: Govt deploys NDRF units in four districts   The government has deployed units of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in four districts — Ernakulam, Alappuzha, Kollam and Pathanamthitta — in the wake of the continuing heavy rains. In addition, the state has also sought the services of five more NDRF units for deployment in other districts … Read more 22.10.19 Kerala (KeralaPSC) Daily Current Affairs