Today (July 19) is the Burmese Martyrs Day.
This day is observed to commemorate General Aung San and seven other leaders of the interim government before independence (Thakin Mya, Ba Cho, Abdul Razak, Ba Win, Mahn Ba Khaing, Sao San Tun Ohn Maung and) all of which were murdered that day in 1947.
Details about impotant Burmya / Myanmar
- Capital: Naypyidaw
- Official language: Burmese
- President: Thein Sein
- Currency: Kyat
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Silicon Valley (California) during his trip to the United States in September this year, marking only the second time any Indian head of government traveled to California after Jawaharlal Nehru (1949).
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 46th Indian Labour Conference (ILC) in New Delhi today.
He launched the government’s reform efforts Insurance Corporation of India employees (ISTC).
Today (18th July) is the fighter birth anniversary of freedom Mangal Pandey.
- He was an Indian soldier who played a key role in the events immediately preceding the start of the Indian rebellion of 1857.
Welcoming the proposal to regulate domestic Internet call services provided by applications like WhatsApp and Viber, the body Assocham industry has asked the government to extend the scope of the regulation to all types of communication services offered by the biggest players.
- ASSOCHAM – Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India
- Headquarters: New Delhi
- President: Rana Kapoor
According to the “accidental deaths and suicides in India in 2014,” a report released by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), a total of 5,650 farmers have committed suicide in the 2014, with the highest reported death of Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Telangana.
- The highest incidents of suicides were in Maharashtra (45.5 per cent – in 2568 farmers), followed by Telangana (15.9 percent – 898) and Madhya Pradesh (14.6 percent – 826).
- As part of efforts to boost road infrastructure for faster connectivity, the Centre plans to start work on express roads 10 world-class, which will not only reduce travel time, but also propel growth country’s economy.
- These include expressways Nagpur-Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Baroda, Amritsar and Ludhiana Katra-Delhi.
- Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari
- In a move to boost the defense sector in India, 200 helicopters will be manufactured in India in collaboration with Russia in the context of the intensification and diversification of their strategic ties.
- Note: The agreement recently concluded, is one of several new projects of defense on which the two countries are working on, including in the framework of “Let India ‘program.
V Surendra Mohan, a CBI prosecutor 70% suffer blindness will become a judicial magistrate, the Supreme Court directed the Tamil Nadu government to keep a civil vacant judgeship for him.
Business & Economy
The tax department income has launched a major operation to put a crore in its net new taxpayers after the government recently asked the tax authorities to reach the target in the current fiscal year.
- As part of the government’s initiative to broaden the tax base, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), the apex policy making body of the computer, this enabled week, every department field formations to reach the goal with the Pune region because the maximum target of raising to more than 10 lakh new assesses.
BCCI decided to set up a working group under Rajiv Shukla IPL Chairman to study the report of the Committee on Justice Lodha IPL scandal paris.
- Note: Justice RM Lodha IPL scandal paris Committee recommended suspending Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals IPL for two years.
- Shubham Jaglan, a 10 year old son of a dairy in rural Haryana, scripted history by winning the Championships World Junior Golf.
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