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CURRENT AFFAIRS: JULY 19,2018 By Tina Malhotra
Immovable property Bill 1. 12th AMENDMENT A bill to amend the regulations governing the compensation payable for acquisition of immovable property by the Centre for defence and security purposes was passed by the Rajya Sabha today. The Requisitioning and Acquisition of Immovable Property (Amendment) Bill, 2017 which was moved by Union Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, was adopted by a voice vote. 2. AMENDMENT Amendment was solelyfor defence and national security purpose. re-issue the notice of acquisition to ensure that the property owner gets an opportunity to be heard. -
NO DETENTION POLICY 1. REPEALED - The Lok Sabha passed a bill to end the 'no detention' policy in schools for students of classes 5 to 8. Talking on The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Second Amendment) Bill, 2017. Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar - 2.ACT OF 2009 The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act or Right to Education Act (RTE) passed in the year 2009 makes education a fundamental right of every child between the ages of 6 to 14 under Article 21A.
Transgender poets meet 1, GOVERNMENT SPONSORED In a first, a government-sponsored poets' meet was organised for the transgender community at the Sahitya Akademi. The 'Transgender Poets' Meet' was chaired by India's firsttransgender college principal Manabi Bandopadhyay 2. EVENT IS A PART OF MINISTRY OF CULTURE Sahitya Akademi's Kolkata branch tookthe lead to hold the first ever Transgender Poet's meet in Kolkata. - The officer-in-charge of Sahitya Akademi's Eastern Region, Mihir Sahu - 3.SECTION377 Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) criminalizes consensual gay sex
SHORTS 1. TURKEY The Turkish government has ended the nationwide state of emergency which was imposed two years ago. Tueky declared a state of emergency in 2016, following a coup attempt by Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FTO) 2. HOMELANDSECURTY DIALOas resolved to enhance bilateral India and the United States on Wednesday resolved to enhance bilateral cooperation in areas, including counter-terrorism, immigration and aviation security, at the Homeland Security Dialogue.
SHORTS 3, ONLINE PORTAL Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh on launched an online portal and mobile app called 'Aabhaar-Aapki seva ka' by the online pension management system for the pensioners of the state The app has been launched to provide transparency in the pension facility. -