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Daily Archives: April 6, 2017

Indian Forces Have 1.5 Lac Bullet Proof Jackets

New Delhi (ABC Live): Bullet Proof Jackets  :The Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) are procuring Bullet Proof Jackets as per scale of authorization to meet the requirements of their operational strength.  Operational requirements, in particular, of combat personnel, change as per theatre specific challenges. Required steps are initiated by forces to meet the requirement of Bullet Proof jackets accordingly. The ... Read More »

INS Shardul to Surveillance EEZ in South India Ocean

New Delhi (ABC Live): INS Shardul  : In keeping with India’s national objective of ensuring a secure and stable regional environment to allow unhindered economic and social development, not just in India, but also in the Indian Ocean Region, Indian Naval Ship Shardul is on a two month long deployment in the South Indian Ocean with an aim to provide surveillance ... Read More »

NCSM Sets Up 4 Science Cities in India

New Delhi (ABC Live): NCSM : The following Science Cities have been set up by Ministry of Culture through National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an Autonomous Organisation under the Ministry of Culture. Sl. No. Names of the Science Cities functioning under NCSM State-wise location 01 Science City, Kolkata West Bengal 02 Regional Science City, Lucknow Uttar Pradesh In addition, ... Read More »

One Million Patents Trademarks Pending in India

New Delhi (ABC Live): Patents Trademarks Pending: As on 01.03.2017, 247824 patent applications are pending at various stages of disposal, out of which 206836 are pending at the examination stage. Also, 753471 trademark applications are pending at various stages of disposal, out of which 45043 are pending at the examination stage.  The Government has taken various measures to clear the ... Read More »

India Trade Deficit with China Reaches $ 46.9 Billion in 2016-17

New Delhi (ABC Live): India Trade Deficit : As reported by Embassy of India (EOI), Beijing, the provisional statistics released by the Chinese General Administration of Customs, China’s global exports in February 2017 shows a decline of 1.3 % year-on-year to US$ 120.08 billion while its global imports increased 38.1 % year-on-year to US$ 129.23 billion, resulting in a trade deficit of ... Read More »

India Extends CCTNS Project Till 2017

New Delhi (ABC Live): CCTNS : The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of the Ministry of Home Affairs for extension of the implementation phase of the Crime and Criminals Tracking Network and Systems (CCTNS) Project for another year beyond 31st March 2017. The extension would help in achieving ... Read More »

India Signs Air Services Agreement with Georgia

New Delhi (ABC Live): Air Services Agreement  ; The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the signing of the Air Services Agreement (ASA) between India and Georgia. The Agreement between the two countries is based on latest International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) template keeping in view of developments in Civil Aviation sector and with ... Read More »

India Approves Pact with French National Research Agency

New Delhi (ABC Live): French National Research Agency: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for signing of the Collaborative Agreement with French National Research Agency (ANR), France for supporting the Belmont Forum Secretariat from January, 2015 to December, 2017 at a total estimated expenditure of Euro 40,000. The Cabinet also approved continued ... Read More »