India and Asian Development Bank signed 200 million dollar loan agreement. The agreement which will upgrade rural roads in 34 districts of Maharashtra to improve road safety. The project aims to improve the condition of about 2,100 km of rural roads to all-weather standards, with climate resilience and safety features. The main aim is to connect rural communities with productive agricultural areas and socio-economic centres.
Who launched Bharosa savings account, recently?
Airtel Payments Bank launched Bharosa savings account which enables customers to withdraw cash check their balance or access a mini statement of their account at over 6,50,000 Aadhaar-enabled payment system (AePS) enabled outlets across India. These services have been designed for deepening financial inclusion in the country. The benefits of this product will be further amplified through a structured roadway for the phased introduction of other features linked to formal banking.
Which Indian organistion has discovered 30 reels of unedited footage on Mahatma Gandhi?
The National Film Archive of India (NFAI) has recently discovered 30 reels of unedited footage on Mahatma Gandhi that amounts to almost 6 hours of duration. These 35mm celluloid footages, unedited and stock shots with title cards in between, belonged to several prominent film studios of the time like Paramount, Pathe, Warner, Universal, British Movietone and Wadia Movietone. The major highlight of the discovery is a rare half-an-hour footage that has visuals of a special train carrying Mahatma Gandhi's ashes, after his assasination on 30th January 1948, from Madras to Rameshwaram. In 1964, the NFAI was established as a media unit of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) with headquarters at Pune, Maharashtra.
Who among the following persons invented 'Phenakistoscope' and Google celebrated his 218th birthday with a Doodle recently?
Joseph Antoine Ferdinand Plateau invented the Phenakistoscope in 1832. The device has a spinning disk with images drawn on the sides in a series of movements.
Which of the following banks has launched a new Fixed deposit (FD) scheme called 'FD Health'?
Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India launched a new Fixed deposit scheme called "FD health" which provides investors a complimentary critical illness cover on 33 critical illnesses for the customers who are in the age bracket of 18-50 years.
आरबीआई ने इंडियाबुल्स हाउसिंग फाइनेंस के साथ किस बैंक के विलय प्रस्ताव को मंजूरी नहीं दी है –
आरबीआई ने इससे पहले लगातार दो साल तक परिसंपत्तियों पर नकारात्मक रिटर्न और फंसे कर्ज (एनपीए) के कारण लक्ष्मी विलास बैंक को त्वरित सुधारात्मक कारवाई (पीसीए) की श्रेणी में रख दिया था।
इस साल अप्रैल में विलय का प्रस्ताव रखा गया था।
Which Bank has recently reduced the lending rates by ten basis points?
The State Bank of India (SBI) on October 10, 2019 reduced its lending rates by ten basis points and revised the savings rate by 25 basis points for fixed deposits under Rs 1 lakh.
How many DCBs will be merged to form Kerala Bank?
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) approved the amalgamation of all the 13 district co-operative banks (DCBs) of Kerala with Kerala State Co-operative Bank to form the Kerala Bank.
Government e-Marketplace (GeM) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with which of the following banks?
Government e-Marketplace (GeM) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Union Bank of India (UBI).
इसका शुभारंभ हिमाचल प्रदेश के वर्तमान मुख्यमंत्री जयराम ठाकुर द्वारा किया गया है, जो हिमाचल प्रदेश के अलग – अलग हिस्सों में जाकर लोगों को वित्तीय और डिजिटल साक्षरता प्रदान करेगा।
मुख्यमंत्री – जयराम ठाकुर, राज्यपाल – बंडारु दत्तात्रेय (कलराज मिश्र का स्थान लिया है)।