31.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA State to offer loan subsidy to sc, st entrepreneurs   With an eye on two crucial elections in 2019, the state cabinet approved a proposal to give a 15% front-end subsidy to entrepreneurs belonging to the Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) categories. It is aimed to encourage entrepreneurs who are setting up … Read more31.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs

30.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA   After plastic, Maharashtra government considers ban on chemical fertilisers   State Environment Minister said the chemical fertiliser issue came up for discussion at the last cabinet meeting and all ministers felt Maharashtra should look at banning chemical fertilisers and increase the use of organic or natural fertilisers.   As an alternative, the government will ask … Read more30.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs

29.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA Maharashtra govt launched special scheme to curb infant deaths   The Maharashtra government started distributing baby-care kits to the children born in primary health centres and government hospitals, as part of its efforts to reduce the infant mortality rate.   The scheme is applicable only for the first child and will benefit around four … Read more29.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs

29.01.19 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN Government clears 4% quota for persons with disabilities   The state government on Thursday (January 24) approved four per cent reservation for persons with disabilities in government jobs and education.   In Rajasthan, persons with disabilities already enjoyed three per cent reservation in government jobs and education. It has now been increased from three … Read more29.01.19 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

26.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA Maharashtra received $13.5 bn FDI this financial year: Governor   Maharashtra has received US $13.5 billion Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) this financial year, state Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao said in Mumbai.   “Maharashtra has received 30% of the FDI which came to India. The state received US $13.5 billion FDI this financial year. I … Read more26.01.19 Maharashtra (MPSC) Current Affairs