The Khajuraho dance festival started off in Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh. Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel lit the traditional lamp and inaugurated the 44th Khajuraho dance festival. This festival will be held till 26th February 2018. This festival is organised by the culture department of the Madhya. . . . .
Telangana Industry Minister K. T. Rama Rao said that the Telangana government aims to double the valuation of its life sciences ecosystem to $100 billion in 10 years. K. T. R made this announcement after he inaugurated the 15th BioAsia Summit. He said that 4 lakh jobs will be created in the life sciences industry in the. . . . .
The RBI launched ‘Ombudsman Scheme’ for non-banking financial companies (NBFC) for redressal of complaints against them. “The scheme will provide a cost-free and expeditious complaint redressal mechanism relating to deficiency in the services by NBFCs covered under the Scheme,”. The offices of the NBFC ombudsmen. . . . .
The Mahotsav will cover a profusion of art forms from classical and folk music and dance, theatre to literature and the visual arts and would offer the chance to experience the best in established and emerging virtuosity. To celebrate the idea of unity in diversity, Ministry of Culture is organising a Rashtriya Sanskriti. . . . .
India successfully test-fired the nuclear-capable ‘Dhanush’ ballistic missile with a strike range of 350 km from a naval ship off Odisha coast. ‘Dhanush’ missile is capable of carrying a payload of 500 kg and hitting both land and sea-based targets, its trial was carried out by the Strategic Force Command. . . . .