World observed November 14 as World Diabetes Day. Theme: The theme of World Diabetes Day 2017 is Women and diabetes - our right to a healthy future. The campaign will promote the importance of affordable and equitable access for all women at risk for or be living with diabetes to the essential diabetes medicines. . . . .
The International Solar Alliance (ISA), which will become a legal entity on December 6, has planned to add 1,000 gigawatts (GW) of solar power across the globe by 2030. It is estimated that the plan to create 1000 GW of solar power capacity will need an investment of nearly 1,200 billion Euros by 2030. The current installed. . . . .
The Government of India launched the BHARAT-22 Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) managed by ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund targeting an initial amount of about Rs.8,000 crore. This Index is a unique blend of shares of key CPSEs, Public Sector Banks (PSBs) and also the Government-owned shares in blue-chip private companies like. . . . .
The wholesale price index (WPI) went up in October to 3.59 per cent from 2.60 per cent in September.According to data from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the wholesale price index (WPI), with the revised base year of 2011-12, went up in October to 3.59 per cent from 2.60 per cent in September. Factsheet: Base year for WPI is 2011-12
The President of India, Shri Ram NathKovind, inaugurated the 37th India International Trade Fair (IITF) -2017 in New Delhi. Point to be noted: It Commences every year on November 14. 222 companies from abroad, are participating at IITF 2017. Thirty-two of India’s states and Union territories are represented.
The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) under the control of Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology organizing the Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team (APCERT) Conference from November 12-15, 2017 in New Delhi. This is the 15th Conference of APCERT and first ever conference in India and South. . . . .
The fourth HunarHaat exhibition is being organised by the Ministry of Minority Affairs at India International Trade Fair (IITF) at PragatiMaidan, New Delhi from 14th to 27th November 2017. HunarHaats have become a successful mission to provide employment and income generation opportunities with platforms for marketing. . . . .
Minister of state for defence, Dr.SubhashBhamre will represent the Government of India at the ‘UN Peacekeeping Defence Ministerial: Vancouver 2017’, which is being held on November 14-15, 2017. Over 500 delegates from more than 70 countries and international organisations are expected to gather at the Defence Ministerial. . . . .
The President of India, Shri Ram NathKovind, presented the National Child Awards today (November 14, 2017) at Rashtrapati Bhavan on the occasion of Children’s Day. The National Child Awards include: The National Child Awards for Exceptional Achievement that give recognition to children with exceptional abilities Outstanding. . . . .