India and Pakistan today began a dialogue DG level border three days.
A delegation of 16 Pakistani members reached the BSF headquarters for negotiations that take place between after a break of more than one and a half years.
- In an effort to take their strained relationship forward, the two countries agreed today to keep the peace along the border.
- The two sides agreed to open more communication channels and no new construction related to defense along the Indo-Pakistan border.
India and Indonesia have signed a pact for the repatriation of each other’s prisoners and wanted to cooperate for all criminal matters, including evidence collection.
- Under the agreement, India will execute summons to an accused or a person asking to appear and produce documents, or a search warrant issued by an Indonesian court.
- Indonesia will exchange similar measures if there is a request from an Indian court. Anchor
The Rajasthan High Court directed the Centre to ensure that large pictorial warnings are performed on all tobacco products.
- The Centre has time to October 29 to implement the order.
- Note: The picture warnings must now cover 85% of the space.
The Haryana Assembly passed a law fixing the minimum qualification studies for elections to Panchayati Raj institutions also stipulating other conditions, including making it mandatory for candidates to have functional toilets.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 10th World Hindi Conference in Bhopal today.
- More than 2,000 researchers from over 40 countries attending the event.
- The government of Madhya Pradesh is a local partner.
- The theme of the conference: Jagat Hindi – Vistaar aur Sambhavnaye.
Important points to note:
- The first World Conference Hindi was held from January 10 to 12, 1975 in Nagpur.
- Inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi.
Union HRD Minister Smt Smriti Irani today launched the national Web portal providing information on national training regime Ministry of apprentices.
- The scheme, which offers opportunities for practical training is for graduates, degree holders and 10 + 2 pass holders of vocational certificates.
- The Union Minister also released a logo and slogan “Sashakt Yuva, Samarth Bharat” to the national web portal.
Business & Economy
First Global Investors Meet Tamil Nadu (TNGIM 2015) was officially inaugurated by the Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today.
- Industrial leader Reliance Anil Ambani Group, Mahindra & President Mahindra Anand Mahindra, ITC chairman YC Deveshwar, HCL founder Shiv Nadar, Head JSW Steel Sajjan Jindal, Chief Adani Gautam Adani and Chairman Indian Oil B Ashok, Yes Bank president Rana Kapoor, among others, attended the event.
- Note: During this meeting, the Government of Tamil Nadu attracts over 2, 40,000 crore investment, which is more than double the target.
- The state will organize a Global Investors meet every two years, the next meeting will take place in 2017.
India and Belarus have set a business goal of $ 1 billion achieved in 2018.
- This objective was agreed at the seventh session of the Intergovernmental Commission of India and Belarus held in the capital of Belarus Minsk.
Awards and Recognition
Queen Elizabeth II has reached a major milestone by becoming the longest reign monarch in the history of Britain through Queen Victoria, who served for 63 years and seven months.
- Elizabeth became Queen on the death of her father George VI, King of Great Britain during the Second World War (his stuttering inspired the Oscar-winning film “The King’s Speech”).
- The calculation of his time on the throne is based on when George VI died, which is estimated at approximately 1:00 6 February 1952.
US Open 2015 tennis
- Leander Paes and Sania Mirza with their partners enter the final of the doubles and mixed doubles women.
- Ace golfer Anirban Lahiri has added another feather to its cap by becoming the first Indian to qualify for the prestigious President Cup.
5th Games of the Commonwealth Youth:
India bag seven medals including two gold today.
Gold – 2
- Archer Prachi Singh
- Mixed doubles tennis team and Mukund Sasikumar Dhruthi Tatachar Venugopal
Silver – 3
- Boxer Gourav Solanki (52 kg)
- Archer Nishant Kumawat (boys recurve)
- Squash mixed team Senthil Kumar and Velavan Harshit Jawanda
Bronze – 2
- Pugilists Leichombam Bhimchand Singh (49 kg) and Prayag Chauhan (64 kg)
Note: With only one day left in the Games, India ranks sixth in the medal standings with a total distance of 17 medals (7 gold, 4 silver and 6 bronze) behind Australia, England, South Africa, Malaysia and New Zealand.
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