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Month: August 2018

25 August 2018

●International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition;-{23 August}↪to remind people of the tragedy of the transatlantic slave trade,the largest deportation in history.•The Haitian revolution;-↪was a successful anti-slavery & anti-colonial insurrection by self-liberated slaves against French colonial rule in Saint-Domingue,(now sovereign nation of Haiti)●Sweden launches ‘feminist foreign policy’;-↪showcasing lessons from the […]

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●Zero Budget Natural Farming;- ↪Is a method of farming where the cost of growing & harvesting plants is zero ↪It’s basically, a natural farming technique that use biological pesticides instead of chemical-base fertilizer ↪Farmers use earthworms, cow dung,urine,plants etc. for crop protection ↪Farmers need not to purchase fertilizers & pesticides ●India Wage Report;-{by International Labour […]

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●Article 35A;-↪Is an article that empowers J&K state’s legislature to define “permanent residents” of the state and provide special rights & privileges to those permanent residents (like public sector jobs, acquisition of property in the State, scholarships etc.)●Poshan Maah(National Nutrition Month);-↪It seeks to synergise all efforts by leveraging technology & intends to take nutrition awareness […]

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23 August 2018

●President appoints Governors of seven states[August 2018]°Satya Pal Malik↪J&K°Baby Rani Maurya{female↪Uttarakhand..•Governor is the nominal head of a state {CM is real head} • Term↪5 years•Can be dismissal by the President on the advice of PM,at whose pleasure governor holds office•Governor does not have any diplomatic or military powers(like President)●FSSAI notifies food safety standards for honey;-↪On […]

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22 August 2018

“QUICK REVISION”✍●National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB);-↪Is designated nodal agency for monitoring & curb “sexual violence” videos involving women & children↪NCRB is only a crime record agency.(under IT Act, 2000 it can take action against such videos)●SC scrapped use of NOTA in Rajya Sabha;-•SC↪NOTA option is meant only for universal adult suffrage & direct elections and […]

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