2017 Current Affairs

  1. January
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Child Abduction Bill, 2016
Draft Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction Bill, 2016 Background There are several legal issues confronting the issue of transnational inter-spousal child removal. It is unfortunate that when a child is abducted ...
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Karnataka-Comprehensive Area Scheme (CSA)
In an effort to help government-run transport entities, the Karnataka State Transport Authority (KSTU) has come out with a Comprehensive Area Scheme (CSA) for the entire state that bans new ...
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Testing ranges for missiles
 Floating test-range for missile defence system India is building a unique floating testing range — a huge ship — to overcome the limitations imposed by the land mass for carrying out ...
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National Family Health Survey: Karnataka Related Data
Drop in married women using modern family planning methods Karnataka has recorded a decline in use of modern family planning methods by married women, with just over 50 per cent of ...
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The Central Data Centre, Army Cloud and Digi-Locker were launched as a part of the Digital Army programme The facility under the Army Cloud includes a Central Data Centre, a Near ...
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INSAT-3DR
INSAT-3DR Why in News: In its tenth flight (GSLV-F05) conducted recently, India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle, equipped with the indigenous Cryogenic Upper Stage (CUS), successfully launched the country’s weather satellite INSAT-3DR, ...
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Karnataka 4th Finance Commission: NammaKPSC classroom session for KAS-2016 Challengers
4th State Finance Commission’s tour of State Why in News: The three-member Fourth State Finance Commission (SFC), headed by C.G. Chinnaswamy, has begun consulting with experts and urban and rural local ...
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India Signs Financing Agreement with World Bank for US$ 48 Million for Nagaland Health Project”
A financing agreement for IDA credit of US$ 48 million (equivalent) for the ‘Nagaland Health Project’ was signed with the World Bank. The Financing Agreement was signed by Mr. Raj Kumar, ...
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NASA has started a new programme for detecting and tracking near-Earth objects (NEOs) — comets and asteroids that pass by the Earth’s orbit — to ward off any potential impact ...
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New scheme to tackle black money menace- Income declaration scheme
What is the scheme - Income declaration scheme How - Who is eligible - Who is not eligible Issue What is the scheme - Income declaration scheme A limited-period Compliance Window to declare undisclosed income or ...
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Child Abduction Bill, 2016
Karnataka-Comprehensive Area Scheme (CSA)
Testing ranges for missiles
National Family Health Survey: Karnataka Related Data
Digital Army programme
INSAT-3DR
Karnataka 4th Finance Commission: NammaKPSC classroom session for
India Signs Financing Agreement with World Bank for
New NASA programme to protect Earth from asteroids,
New scheme to tackle black money menace- Income