Tag: Current Affairs of 27 October 2017

Odisha will be the ‘Focus State’ at World Food India-2017

  Odisha will be the ‘Focus State’ in the World Food India (WFI)-2017, a mega international food event to be held at New Delhi from November 3 to 5. More than 200 global companies from 30 countries will be participating in the event. Besides, 450 domestic companies and leading research and development (R&D) institutes along

Odisha govt starts work to prepare 2nd phase of SCCAP

  The Odisha government has started the process to prepare the second phase of the State Climate Change Action Plan (SCCAP) with an outlay of about Rs 31,667 crore for the next five years. Making a programme-wise review of the activities taken up so far, officials of the forest and environment departments have been directed

SBI Slashed IMPS Service Charges up to 80%

  The State Bank of India has slashed Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) charges up to 80 pct. This latest development by the State Bank of India comes as a huge relief for the SBI customers. If the users are doing an online transaction of money after selecting IMPS option, then they will have to pay

India grants USD 585,000 aid to Sri Lanka university

  India  has provided equipment and vehicles worth USD 585,000 to a university in Sri Lanka’s Tamil-dominated north as part of its development partnership with the country in the field of higher education. The assistance package was given to develop agriculture as well as an engineering faculty on the Killinochchi campus of University of Jaffna.