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Today Important Current Affairs in English [ 26 October 2019 ] | Today's News Headlines


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26/10/2019 :

India improves ranking in Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index

India has marginally improved its ranking to 32nd position in terms of providing pension and retirement benefits to citizens compared to last year, according to a report. The country's score in the Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index (MMGPI) 2019 rose to 45.8 from 44.6 last year.

CBSE, NCERT to launch 'Tamanna' aptitude test for Class 9, 10 students

The NCERT and the CBSE will launch an online aptitude test for the Class 9 and 10 students. The Aptitude Test named ‘Tamanna’ will help the students in making an informed decision regarding their choices of subjects and also help then to decide a career option most suitable for them by noting their strong points.

UP Government to launch Kanya Sumangala Yojana for girls


The Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath launched the government’s flagship scheme 'Mukhya Mantri Kanya Sumangala Yojana' on October 25, 2019. Kanya Sumangala yojana will provide a fund worth Rs 15000 to every family where a girl child is born. The amount will be released to the family in a phased manner.

Arvind Singh appointed chairman of AAI, Sukhbir Singh Sandhu to be NHAI chief

IAS officer Arvind Singh has been appointed as the chairman of Airports Authority of India and Sukhbir Singh Sandhu will head the National Highways Authority of India as part of a major bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the Centre.

India Pakistan sign Kartarpur Sahib Corridor Agreement

On October 24, 2019, India signed the Agreement with Pakistan for the operationalization of the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor at Zero Point, International Boundary.

The Global Bio-India summit is to be held for the first time in India

The Global Bio-India 2019, one of the largest biotechnology stakeholders conglomerate will be held for the 1st time in India from 21st to 23rd November, 2019. It is being organized by BIRAC and DBT of Ministry of Science and Technology.

Indian Railway launches One Touch ATVM

Central Railway will be installing one-touch ATVM at 42 suburban stations to facilitate fast ticketing to its millions of commuters over Mumbai Suburban Network from October 24.

Chenani-Nashri Tunnel renamed as Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Tunnel


J&K’s Chenani-Nashri Tunnel, a 9 km-long tunnel that reduces the distance between Jammu and Srinagar by 31 km has been renamed as Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Tunnel.

Uighur activist Ilham Tohti wins EU's Sakharov Prize

The European Parliament awarded its Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought to Ilham Tohti. He has been awarded the Sakharov Prize for his attempts to “foster dialogue” between Chinese people and the Uighur.

ITBP celebrated its 58th Raising Day

The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) is celebrating its 58th Raising Day on 24 October.