IOCL Recruitment 2019 Notification Released

Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) invites online applications from interested candidates to apply for the post of Non-executives. The candidates who are eligible for the post of Indian Oil Corporation Recruitment 2019 can apply from 29th October 2019 till 29th November 2019.For applying for IOCL 2019 Recruitment log on to the official website & read more

PIB (30/10/2019): UPSC Current affairs to prepare for UPSC exam

Indian Police Service Officer trainees call on the President

  • 71 RR of Indian Police Service called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind on October 29, 2019.
  • As an enforcer of law, the Indian Police Service has a vital role to play as Rule of Law is the cornerstone of the modern state. 
  • IPS Officers have a great responsibility, it is natural that people associate authority and aura with the uniformed service.

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral relations and regional security situation with Japanese Defence Minister Mr Taro Kono

  • Shri Rajnath Singh expressed deep condolences for the loss of lives and property caused due to recent Typhoon Hagibis.
  • Further, he recalled his meetings with the PM of Japan Mr Shinzo Abe and then Defence Minister Mr Takeshi lwaya. 
  • Also, he looked forward to meeting with the Minister of Defence of Japan during the forthcoming ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Plus Meeting in Bangkok in November 2019.

PIB (29/10/2019): UPSC Current affairs to prepare for UPSC exam

Abrogation of Article 370 is an internal administrative matter: Vice President

  • Shri M Venkaiah Naidu, the Vice President stated that the abrogation of Article 370, an internal matter. Further, split the state into two union territories is to ensure the overall development of both Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh.
  • Calls for reforming the multilateral system and institutions to better reflect contemporary global realities.
  • While addressing the delegation of more than 25 members of the European Parliament in New Delhi on 28th Oct 2019.

PM’s statement before his departure for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Shri.Narendra Modi, Prime Minister visiting the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for a day’s official visit on 29 October 2019. During the visit, the agreement for the establishment of the Strategic Partnership Council will elevate the India-Saudi Arabia partnership to a new level.
  • In particular, the visit is at the invitation of His Majesty King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, King of Saudi Arabia. Specifically, for attending the Plenary Session of the 3rd Future Investment Initiative Forum being held in Riyadh. 
  • PM conveyed that he will hold bilateral discussions with His Majesty the King of Saudi Arabia. Also, will meet and discuss with the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, HRH Mohammed bin Salman.

 ECI will introduce postal ballot paper for Absentee voters of essential services

  • Election Commission of India has decided to facilitate the process of the postal ballot paper for Absentee voters of essential services.
  • This initiative will facilitate Persons with Disabilities (PwD) and senior citizens more than 80 years of age to participate in the Electoral Process.
  • Senior citizens and PwD electors can vote either as absentee voters or as a regular voter on the poll day.

Joint Exercise SHAKTI – 2019

  •  French Army troops arrived in India on 26 October 2019 for training with Indian Troops. This joint exercise between French Army troops and Indian Troops.
  • Exercise SHAKTI will focus on Counter-Terrorism operations in the backdrop of semi-desert terrain under the United Nations Mandate.
  • The exercise aims at enhancing understanding, cooperation, and interaction between the two Armies.