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22nd December: Daily Summary and Analysis of PIB (Press Information Bureau) Hindi
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22nd December 2016's important news from the releases on Press Information Bureau (PIB) have been summarized in this lesson. The covered issues range from Efforts in Shipping Sector, Efforts in Coal Sector, Overview of MSME Sector, Brainstorming Questions and much more.Please ask all your doubts in the comments section.

Yasmin Gill
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Sushil Kumar
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thank u very much ma'am , u explian everything in a very lucid way
Enayam port in Kanniyakumari district ,TN
enayam is near Colachel in Tamil Nadu
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  1. About me .Yasmin Gill BE(EEE) from UIET,PU .Qualified for UPSC Mains 2015 in 1st attempt State rank 24 in Punjab Civil Services 2015 .You can follow me on this link- Irvuserlyashia


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  5. Random Collections NE Institute of Ayurveda & Homoeopathy-Shillong yurvedlic College in the With this, it became the second Ayurvedic College in the North East Region with a Homeopathy college and the only Central Academic Institute of Ayush.

  6. SBA Efforts Google Toilet Locators launched in Delhi, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Ghaziabad and Noida in NCR Bhopal and Indore also get online locator facility App also gives information about the nature of the toilet seat available, free or pay for use, working hours etc. Ministry of Urban Development has partnered with Google to enable this service.

  7. SBA Efforts Free to use 'Smart Toilets' set up by New Delhi Municipal Council NDMC) under PPP model "Reverse Vendor Machine' by NDMC at, New Delhi When a plastic bottle is dropped in to this machines, it gives a receipt of credit of up to one rupee Gujarat Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim -all cities and towns as ODF Delhi is producing the highest quantity of compost New Delhi Municipal Council gets ODF Certificate

  8. Random Collections Largest circulated Daily: "Ananda Bazar Patrika", Bengali, Kolkata. . Largest circulated Hindi Daily: "Punjab Kesari", Jalandhar . Largest circulated Multi-edition Daily: "Dainik Bhaskar", Hindi Largest circulated Periodical: "The Sunday Times of India", Delhi Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) national workshop on Electronic Government Payments &Receipts


  10. Good Governance 100 days Good Governance Campaign from 25th December . GOl Calendar 2017-theme "Mera Desh Badal Raha Hai, Aage Badh Raha Hai" Good Governance Day on the birth anniversary of Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee .

  11. Good Governance Regional Conference on Innovations in Citizen Centric Services Delivery held in Jaipur By Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances (DARPG), Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions

  12. Coal Related Efforts oal Allocation Monitoring System-for Small and Medium Sector consumers Coal Mitra Web Portal -to bring flexibility in Utilization of Domestic Coal by transferring reserves to more cost efficient State/Centre owned or Private sector generating stations, leading to lower generation costs and ultimately lesser cost of electricity Display information about fixed and variable charges of electricity for the previous month Data on Operational and Financial parameters of each coal based station; Quantity and source of supply coal; and Distance of Power plant form the Coal mine GOl-allowed public & private power producers to swap the c supplies

  13. MSME Sector Related Efforts . Mauritius to exclusively offer Biofarming Technology to India

  14. Maritime India Summit 2016- to mark 125th birth anniversary of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, who was creator of the water and river navigation policy in India Ports in India-90% by volume and 70% by value of external trade 100% FDI-in PPP Projects in the Port Sector GOl - inclusion of stand-alone shipyards undertaking activities such as shipbuilding and ship-repair under Infrastructure sectors Ship recycling yards Alang-Sosiya with loan from JICA A new large dry dock for future growth of Cochin Shipyard which will enable it to construct LNG ships Proposed International Ship Repair Facility-awarded to Cochin Port Trust . .

  15. . Jal Marg Vikas Project -National Waterway - River Ganga from Haldia to Varanasi . Financial assistance of World Bank . Construction of multi-modal terminals at Varanasi, Sahibganj and Haldia . Construction of new navigational lock at Farakka

  16. Major Ports Authority Bill aior Ports Author More compact to the Major Port Trusts Act, 1963 Proposed a simplified composition of the Board of Port Authority with professional independent members . Provision for inclusion of representative of the State Government in which the Major Port is situated, Ministry of Railways, Ministry of Defence and Customs, Department of Revenue as Members in the Board apart from a Government Nominee Member and a Member representing the employees of the Major Ports Authority Role of Tariff Authority for Major Ports ITAMP] redefined Port Authority now been given powers to fix tariff PPP operators -free to fix tariff based on market conditions . . . Board of the Port Authority -power to fix the scale of rates for othar port services and assets including land .