Telegana’s Bathukamma event enters record book

The Telangana government organised the Guinness Record entrants – traditional state festival of ‘Bathukamma’ on a grand scale at the Lal Bahadur stadium in Hyderabad. About Bathukamma : Bathukamma is floral festival celebrated by the Hindu women of Telangana. Every year this festival is celebrated as per Telugu version of Hindu calendar in the Bhadrapada Amavasya, also known asMahalaya Amavasya, […]

Special soldier medals for ITBP canines, horses

For the first time, four-legged ‘soldiers’ who accompany troops in combat zones for sanitisation exercises and logistical tasks will be decorated with special medals instituted exclusively for them on lines of those given to troops. About ITBP : ITBP(Indo Tibetan Border Police Force) was raised on 24 Oct,1962.Presently ITBP is deployed on border guarding duties from […]

IGIA’s T3 becomes first Platinum rated green airport terminal building in India

According to the Delhi International Airport Limited, Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport’s (IGIA) Terminal 3 (T3) has achieved “Platinum” rating from Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). About IGIA : Indira Gandhi International Airport serves as the primary civilian aviation hub for the National Capital Region of Delhi, India. The airport, spread over an area of 5,106 acres (2,066 ha), is situated in Palam, 15 km (9.3 mi) south-west […]

Supreme Court stays commercial release of GM mustard

The Supreme Court  stayed the commercial release of the genetically modified (GM) variety of mustard till October 17 following a petition as this could have severe consequences on the environment and human health. About GM Mustard : Hybrid variety of a crop is obtained by crossing of two genetically diverse plants of same species and it can give […]

Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong visit to India – An Overview

Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong arrived in India for a five day visit(October 3 to October 7) aimed at deepening bilateral ties in a range of areas including trade and investment. About Lee Hsien Loong : Lee Hsien Loong is a Singaporean politician and the current Prime Minister of Singapore. In 2004, Lee became the nation’s third […]

Current Affairs Weekly Pocket PDF – October 2016

Dear Readers & Aspirants, We make Current Affairs 2016 Weekly Pocket PDF Format for printout and This PDF will help you to revise news in exam time.We Hope it will definitely help you for your upcoming Exams. All the Best My Dear Aspirants & Readers. Help & Request – Share our PDF in FB Groups […]