◀ STEERING COMMITTEE OF SARTTAC HELD IN NEW DELHI ▶
SARTTAC (South Asian Regional Training and Technical Assistance Center)
- It is inaugurated in 2007.
- It is the first IMF Regional capacity Development Center.
- It is located in New Delhi.
- Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Maldives, India and Srilanka is the participating countries.
- Main objective is to help member countries to develop the human capacity and implement the economic policies.
New Delhi in Recent News
- Recently president inaugurates 37th Indian International Trade Fair in New Delhi.
- World Food India held in New Delhi.
- First All India Ayurveda Institute recently inaugurated in New Delhi.
- First BIMSTEC Disaster management held in New Delhi.
- First National Sports museum recently held in New Delhi
- First integrated heliport inaugurated in New Delhi.
? GOVERNMENT INTRODUCE DAILY DRUG REGIMEN FOR TREATMENT OF TUBERCULOSIS ?
- The ministry of health and family welfare has launched daily drug regimen for treatment of Tuberculosis.
- TB is caused by bacteria by Mycobacterium Tuberculosis.
- It generally affects the lungs.
- Tuberculosis is the second biggest killer disease after HIV or AIDS.
? NASA LAUNCHES JOINT POLAR SATELLITE SYSTEM -1 ?
- NASA is an independent agency for the executive branch of USA.
- It was established in 1986.
- NASA has so many satellite which observed the planet their climate, temperature.
NASA in Recent News:
- NASA extends Dawn Mission cares.
- NASA scientists create first global map of water for moon.
- Recently NASA study shows that El Nino release massive carbon dioxide.
? MANUSHI CHHILLAR WINES MISS WORLD 2017 INDIA ?
- Miss World is the oldest running international beauty pageant.
- It was created in the UK by Epic Morley in 1951.
- Indian winners of Miss World
?Rita Faria – 1966
?Aishwarya Rai – 1994
?Diana Hayden -1997
?Priyanka Chopra – 2000
?Yukta Mookhey – 1999
?Manushi Chhillar – 2017
? MANMOHAN SING selected for indira Gandhi prize for peace ?
- The prestigious award is given by Indira Gandhi Trust since 1986.
- It is awarded to individuals organization for their creative effort.
- Some of the recipient are-
?UNICEF – 1989
?M S Swaminathan -1999
? Rajiv Gandhi – 1991
?Angela Morkel – 2013
?ISRO – 2014
?UN High Commission of Refugees – 2015
- The prize carries 2.5 million cash and citation.
- The recipients are choose from National and International Nominees.
◾Jnanpith Award – Krishna Sobati
◾Hridaynath Mangesker Award – Javed Akhtar.
◾Blue planet prize – Hans Joachim.
◾Man Booker prize – George Saunders.
◾Indira Gandhi National Integration – T M Krishna.
◾Nobel prize Economics – Richard Thale.
◾Nobel Peace prize – International Campaign to abolish Nuclear Weapons.
◾Nobel prize in Literature – Kazuo Ishiguro.
◾2016 Saraswati Samman -Mahabaleshwar Sai.
◾Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna – Sardar Singh,Devendra.
◾Dronacharya award – R Gandhi, etc
◾Dhyan Chand award – Bhupendra Singh.