29-30.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN Family planning slips in state   Rajasthan has slipped on the family planning front despite efforts by the state health department, with 32 districts showing negative trends, according to the latest review report of the programme.   Methods of contraception include sterilisation, IUD (intrauterine device) insertion, PPIUCD (postpartum Intrauterine contraceptive device) insertion, oral pills … Read more29-30.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

28.07.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA   Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to convene all-party meeting on Maratha stir   Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis decided to convene an all-party meeting on the backdrop of ongoing Maratha protest. The party leaders of both the Houses will discuss the issues associated with Maratha reservation. The meeting will be held in Vidhan Sabha. This … Read more28.07.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

28.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN   Mother-child health to improve with Rajsangam   The state government aims to improve the health of mother and child with the coordinated efforts of frontline workers — Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHAS), Anganwadi Workers (AWW) and Auxiliary Nurse Midwives (ANMS).   The state government had signed a memorandum of understanding with Mumbai-based Tata … Read more28.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

27.07.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA Rules made stricter for adventure sports: Maharashtra government   Taking into account the recent tragedies, state government has decided to make rules and pre-conditions stricter for holding adventure sports events.   The sports department of the state has came out with government decision-making permissions from apex bodies relating to concerned adventure sports as mandatory. … Read more27.07.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

27.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN   Female sterilization is the most common form of contraception in Rajasthan: Study   Majority of married women in Rajasthan are using modern contraceptives methods and female sterilization is the most common form of contraception in the state, a recent study reveals. The study named as the PMA-2020 project was done by the IIHMR … Read more27.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

26.07.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA 27 Maharashtra hospitals de-empanelled from MPJAY   In a major crackdown on alleged malpractices in one of the state’s largest welfare schemes, 27 hospitals have been de-empanelled from the Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Jan Arogya Yojana (MPJAY) for reasons ranging from manipulation in medical records, complaints about the collection of money and poor performance.   … Read more26.07.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

26.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs

RAJASTHAN UK government aims to strengthen ties with Rajasthan   British deputy high commissioner Geoff Wain was in state recently to explore possibilities of a greater collaboration between United Kingdom and Rajasthan in trade and academic processes.   Trade between India and the UK rose by 15 per cent to reach 18 billion pounds during … Read more26.07.18 (RPSC) Rajasthan Current Affairs