Tag: Current Affairs of 23 October 2017

PMLA: Banks to now match original IDs with photocopies

  The Government has made it mandatory for banks and financial institutions to check the original identification documents of individuals dealing in cash above the prescribed threshold, to weed out the use of forged or fake copies. The Department of Revenue in the Finance Ministry has issued a gazette notification making an amendment to the

Academics to get sabbatical leave to begin startups in Kerala

  Kerala government has given green signal to a proposal of the state Startup Mission (KSUM) to accord sabbatical leave to the faculty members of all colleges who intend to establish startups.     The new initiative would help members of the academic community in the state to become part of entrepreneurship. According to the proposal, teachers

Bi-Annual Naval Commanders’ Conference to be held at New Delhi

  A four day Naval Commanders’ Conference is scheduled at New Delhi from 24-27 Oct 17. The Conference serves as a platform for institutionalised interaction between the Naval Commanders and senior government officials, as also, with the Chiefs of Indian Army and Indian Air Force. The Hon’ble RM will address and interact with the Commanders’

India beat Malaysia to clinch third Asia Cup hockey title

  India has ended its 10-year wait for continental triumph when it defeated a gutsy Malaysia 2-1 in a close final to clinch its third Asia Cup hockey in Dhaka. India, which won the Asia Cup in 2003 (Kuala Lumpur) and 2007 (Chennai), scored off field goals through Ramandeep Singh (third minute) and Lalit Upadhyay