WhatsApp banking services launched by PNB

PNB WhatsApp Banking Launched : The government-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) announced that it has made banking services available to both clients and non-customers via WhatsApp. Customers must save the official PNB WhatsApp number (919264092640) and start a conversation by... Read more

YUVA 2.0 programme to encourage aspiring writers introduced by PM

YUVA 2.0 programme: The Prime Minister’s Scheme for Mentoring Young Authors, known as YUVA 2.0 (Young, Upcoming and Versatile Authors), was launched by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Education on October 2. In order to promote... Read more

Indian Mangalyaan Craft Completes 8 Years in Orbit

Mars Orbiter Mission: Mangalyaan, the Indian Mars Orbiter Craft runs out of fuel and battery after completing 8 years. Mangalyaan was a huge achievement for the Indian Space Research Organization. It helped to study the Martian landscape including surface geology,... Read more

Light combat helicopter introduced in Army base at Jodhpur

Light combat helicopter added in IAF Jodhpur Base: At a ceremony conducted at Air Force Station, Jodhpur in Rajasthan, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh officially admitted the locally produced Light Combat Helicopters (LCH) into the Indian Air Force (IAF). LCH would... Read more

ONDC Consumer beta testing begin in 16 Bengaluru pin codes

Consumer beta testing for ONDC: In Bengaluru, the Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC), a technology similar to UPI that promises to democratise access to the internet for small enterprises, went live with its beta test. Consumers will be able... Read more

Indore Gets India’s Cleanest City Tag for 6th Time in a Row: Swachh Survekshan Awards

Indore bagged the title of India’s cleanest city for the sixth time in a row as the results of the Central government’s annual cleanliness survey ‘Swachh Survekshan Awards 2022’ were announced. Madhya Pradesh secured the first position in the category... Read more

68th National Wildlife Week observed on 02 to 08 October 2022

The celebration of 68th National Wildlife Week is observed all over India from 2nd to 8th October 2022. The main objective of this campaign is to promote the conservation and protection of animal life. It teaches people about animal life... Read more

India’s Unemployment Rate drops to 6.43 per cent in September: CMIE

India’s unemployment rate has drastically dropped to 6.43 per cent in September due to an increase in labour participation in the rural and urban areas, according to data from the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE). During August, India’s unemployment rate surged to... Read more

International Coffee Day 2022 celebrates on 01st October

Every year, International Coffee Day is observed on October 1, to celebrate and promote the use of coffee. The day is marked to celebrate “the coffee sector’s diversity, quality and passion.” It is an opportunity for coffee lovers to share their love of the... Read more

Shashi Tharoor explores different strands of Ambedkar’s life

Shashi Tharoor, a congress leader announced to write a biography of BR Ambedkar next month. The book will be published by Aleph and it will provide insights into the legendary leader’s life and times. Bank Maha Pack includes Live Batches,... Read more