Tag: Current Affairs of 5 November 2017

Army launches joint training node in Meghalaya

  Aiming to host foreign armies in joint exercises, the Indian Army launched an independent and fully-integrated Joint Training Node (JTN) at Umroi cantonment in Shillong. The JTN is the first of its kind in eastern command and is different from other joint training centres in Belgaum, Varangte and Bakloh. The concept was envisaged keeping

Cauvery tribunal gets 6 months extension to submit report

  The Centre has extended the term of Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal by six months up to May 2, 2018. The tribunal is looking into the long-standing dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka on the sharing of Cauvery, an inter-State basin having its origin in Karnataka and flowing through Tamil Nadu and Puducherry before out

Sovereign Gold Bond rate fixed at 2,934 rupees per gram

  The price of the new series of Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGBs) has been fixed at 2,934 rupees per gram. The government, in consultation with the Reserve Bank, has decided to offer a discount of 50 rupees per gram to investors applying online and making payments digitally. This round is part of the SGB calender