Tag: Current Affairs of 18 October 2017

Ministry WCD launches campaign on ‘women for women’: #IamThatWoman

  In an attempt to end Gender bias in women against women, the Ministry of Women and Child Development is undertaking an online campaign #IamThatWoman. Through the campaign, the Ministry seeks to highlight the various aspects of women standing ‘by’ and ‘for’ women. Ministry of WCD has urged people to shun stereotypes associated with women

RM to visit Andaman & Nicobar Command

  The Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman will be visiting Andaman & Nicobar Command on 18 and 19 October 2017. On her maiden visit to the Command, she will be celebrating Diwali with troops and interacting with the families during various events over the two days. During her schedule, the Raksha Mantri will be visiting

Diesel generators banned in Delhi

  With air quality in the national capital entering red zone, Environment Pollution Control Authority has banned diesel generator sets in Delhi and ordered the closure of Badarpur thermal power plant in the national capital. Environment Pollution Control Authority chairman Bhure Lal and member Sunita Narain announced the decision following a review meeting in New