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11 September Current Affairs

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UN sees 70% chance of El Nino event this year In News: The World Meteorological Organisation forecast “a 70% chance of an El Nino developing by the end of this year.” The warming phase of ENSO is called El Nino. Details: The organisation sees increased odds of higher surface temperatures in most of Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, Africa and along much of South America’s coastline. Interior...

10 September Current Affairs

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World Hindu Congress (WHC) In News: The second World Hindu Congress is being held in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Details: It is inspired by the Hindu principle, Sumantrite Suvikrante or THINK COLLECTIVELY, ACHIEVE VALIANTLY. On the eve of the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s historic address to the Parliament of World Religions in Chicago, Hindus from around the world and of all backgrounds...

08 September-08 Current Affairs

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Trust status for Bharat Ke Veer In News: The government has granted the status of a trust to ‘Bharat Ke Veer’, a private initiative which aids families of paramilitary personnel killed in action. Akshay Kumar and former national badminton champion Pullela Gopichand have been included as trustees. Support by the government: The initiative has now been formalized into a registered trust for...

07 September Current Affairs

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Battle of Haifa In News: The northern Israeli coastal city of Haifa, on September 6th, celebrated the centenary year of its liberation from Ottoman rule during World War I, honouring the brave Indian soldiers who laid down their lives in what is considered “the last great cavalry campaign in history”. Haifa day: The Indian Army commemorates September 23 every year as Haifa Day to pay its respects...

06 September Current Affairs

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Supreme Court bats for minor rape survivors In News: In support of minor survivors of rape or sexual assault, the Supreme Court of India has issued a slew of guidelines. Highlights: Minor survivors of rape or sexual assault will get compensation on par with women victims. National Legal Services Authority’s (NALSA) compensation scheme for women rape and sexual assault survivors shall be extended...

05 September Current Affairs

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International Women Entrepreneurs Summit In News: The International Women Entrepreneurs Summit 2018 is being held in Kathmandu, Nepal. Details: It is organised by the South Asian Women Development Forum. Theme: “Equality begins with Economic Empowerment”. Objective: The main objective of the summit is to bring together achievers, women business leaders, professionals, international service...