Current Affairs And General Knowledge 1st April 2018 Exam Capsule
Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi greeted people of Odisha on the occasion of its formation day today.
In a message, Prime Minister said, “Country is proud of Odisha’s great culture and heritage. The people of the state have left an indelible mark in the path of development of the nation by reaching the pinnacle of distinction in various fields.
Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) released a discussion paper today on the regulation of fee payable to insolvency professionals (IPs) and other process costs under Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process (CIRP). The discussion paper is available at www.ibbi.gov.in.
As per the decision of the GST Council, e-Way Bill system became mandatory from today i.e. 01st April 2018 for all inter-State movement of goods. The implementation of the nationwide e-Way Bill mechanism under GST regime is being done by GSTN in association with the National Informatics Centre (NIC) and is being run on portal namely https://ewaybillgst.gov.in.
Heralding a paradigm shift in the movement of goods from one State to another, the trial run for e-way bills under the current GST regime was started on 16th January 2018 for the entire country.
Smart India Hackathon 2018–out-of-the-box Innovative Ideas to build Smart Applications to help address real time problems– Seven issues found Hackathonable from Housing Ministry: Hardeep Puri
36-Hour Smart India Hackathon 2018 Grand Finale held
Smart India Hackathon 2018 – Software Edition Grand Finale was organized here today at the R.M.K. Engineering College at Kavaraipettai, Thiruvallur District near Chennai. 41 teams from different parts of India consisting of 246 students competed in the grand finale for the 14 problem statements posed by MoHUA and the State Governments. Addressing the participants at the event, Sh HardeepPuri, Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs(I/C) informed that a total of 340 Problem Statements have been proposed across the Ministries/Departments/ States etc. and 1282 teams comprising more than 10,000 young Engineering students and their mentors participated in the event.
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs participated as a host of Chennai Nodal Centre which is a combined initiative involving the Ministry of Human Resources Development, All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), Inter-Institutional Inclusive Innovations(i4c) and Persistent Systems Ltd.
Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Skill Development & EntrepreneurshipShri Dharmendra Pradhan, inaugurated the world-class Interpretation Centre and tourist facilities at Konark Sun Temple at Konark today which coincides with Utkal Divas celebrations in Odisha.
Addressing the gathering on the occasion, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan complimented The IndianOil Foundation (IOF), a non-profit trust fully funded by IndianOil Corporation (IndianOil), under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas,for developing the visitor-friendly infrastructure and associated facilities, including a state-of-the-interpretation Centre that showcases the unique architectural features of Konark Sun Temple.