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Current affairs of 10th March

1. A new web platform ‘Women Will’ has been launched on the occasion of International Women’s day (March 8) by Google. It will support 1 million rural women in India to become entrepreneurs with the help of accelerator programmes, business tutorials and mentorship. The web portal can be used in English and Hindi languages. It will guide women in villages to turn their interest like beauty services, tailoring, home tuition, food processing, etc. into a business. Initially, Google will work …

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Current affairs of 9th March

1.A mobile train radio communication (MTRC) system has been introduced by Indian Railways’ Western Railway Zone to facilitate continuous communication between the train crew and the control centre and station master. It will help in averting train accidents through effective communication. 2. A 259 member high level national committee has been set up by the government of India to commemorate 75 years of Independence. This committee is headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It will provid…

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Current affairs of 8th March

1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken part in the India-Sweden summit, with the Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Lofven conducted virtually. In this fifth summit, they exchanged views on regional and global issues and to discuss the bilateral relations between the two countries. The leaders said that the close relations between two countries were because of shared values of democracy, rule of law, pluralism, equality, freedom of speech, and respect for human rights. 2. The launch of ‘Y…

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Current affairs of 6th March

1.The final rankings of the Municipal Performance Index (MPI) 2020 has been released by the ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs. The ranking has been classified into two categories based on population which are: 1. Million plus population category Indore is at first position in this list, followed by Surat and Bhopal. 2. Less than a million category New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) is the leader, followed by Tirupati and Gandhinagar. Rankings based on Ease of Living Index 2020 (rele…

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Current affairs of 5th March

1.A $100-million credit guarantee scheme is to be introduced by the World Bank to boost the solar programme in India, which has not gained enough traction. The scheme will allow micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to avail concessional debt financing for setting up rooftop solar units. 2. The Udaipur Science Centre has been inaugurated by Ramesh Bias, the governor of Tripura at Udaipur, Tripura. It has been developed at a cost of Rs 6 crore which was funded jointly by the Ministr…

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Current affairs of 4th March

1. "Gharoki Paachan, Chelik Naam" (Daughter's name is a home's identity) programme and development schemes has been launched by Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat worth Rs. 42 crore in Nainital. Initially it was launched in Nainital and later it was extended to the entire Uttarakhand. The government is working towards women empowerment and 32,000 women groups of the state are being linked with self-employment to make them self-reliant. 2. Sansad Television, the new channel, has been lau…

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