Tag: Current Affairs of 16 October 2017

Union Bank launches bilingual Android app

  Union Bank of India has launched an Android app, Union Sahyog, as part of its drive to digitise customer-facing banking services. The Union Sahyog app is bilingual offering both English and Hindi language and packs in all mobile-based banking applications, missed call/SMS-based services, Internet banking login and self-user creation, deposit and loan product information,

Rajasthan Assembly becomes first in India to call motions online

  The Rajasthan assembly has become the first in India to call attention and adjournment motions and proposals online from legislators to send them to the state government. Speaker Kailash Meghwal inaugurated the new system by sending a call for an attention motion to the state government with a click of mouse. The system is

WHO releases new guidelines to assess, manage obesity in children

  With increasing evidence that childhood obesity is a “global epidemic”, affecting even the poorer nations, the World Health Organization (WHO) has released new guidelines on how trained professionals can better identify youngsters in need of help. The WHO guidelines, titled “Assessing and managing children at primary healthcare facilities to prevent overweight and obesity in

Haryanas Amin village renamed Abhimanyupur

  Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar gave his nod to rename Amin village to Abhimanyupur after Mahabharta warrior Arjuna’s son Abhimanyu. As per a common belief, the village located in the periphery of Kurukshetra, where the tactical ‘chakravyuha’ was arranged by the Kauravas for the Pandavas. Khattar said Abhimanyupur would be included in the