World Malaria Day: Every year on April 25, Malaria Day is observed all over the world to bring global attention to the efforts being made to eradicate malaria. World Malaria Day 2022 is also significant as it encourages action to reduce the suffering and the death caused because of the deadly disease. World Malaria Day was instituted by the member states of the World Health Organisation (WHO) during
UP Elections Results 2022: Uttar Pradesh assembly election result 2022 is being announced on March 10, 2022, for a 403 member assembly. Major parties that will compete for the seats during UP Elections 2022 are the Bharatiya Janta Party, Congress, Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party. In 2017 Uttar Polls, BJP had won over 300 seats even though it had not announced a CM candidate. However, this time Adityanath
US ban on Russian oil: US President Joe Biden on March 8, 2022 announced a complete ban on all Russian oil, natural gas and coal imports to the United States, in an effort to impose harsher sanctions amid Putin’s war in Ukraine. Biden said in his address that the United States is targeting the main artery of Russia’s economy. “We’re banning all imports of Russian oil and gas and
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti 2022: Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti is observed annually on February 19. This year, the 392nd birth anniversary of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the great Maratha warrior, was celebrated on February 19, 2022. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti is mainly observed in Maharashtra and it is a public holiday in the state. Although the legendary tales of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj transcends the state’s borders and are known across
Income Tax Budget 2022: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed permission to allow individuals to file an updated Income Tax Return within two years of the relevant assessment year under Union Budget 2022-23 on February 1, 2022. The announcement aims to provide an opportunity to the individuals who have made errors while filing the return to correct their errors within 2 years. The Finance Minister did not announce
Union Budget 2022: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced slew of changes in the customs duty for several products in her Union Budget Speech 2022, which will invariably affect the price of the commodities. FM Sitharaman announced 5 percent reduction in customs duty on gems, cut and polished diamonds. The customs duty on imitation jewelry and chemicals has also been reduced, while the customs duty on umbrellas has
Budget 2022 Key Announcements: FM Nirmala Sitharaman presented Union Budget 2022 in Parliament. While keeping the Income Tax Slabs unchanged, FM announced a major change in taxation as far as virtual digital assets are concerned. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed a 30 per cent tax on income from transactions in such assets. Furthermore, FM Also proposed Gati Shakti Programme which will boost infrastructure and create more jobs.
NeoCov coronavirus: Scientists in China’s Wuhan laboratory have warned of a new strain of COVID-19, NeoCov that reportedly has a high transmission and mortality rate. The new strain of coronavirus is related to the Middle East respiratory syndrome MERS-coronavirus. As per researchers, NeoCoV carries with it the potentially combined high mortality rate of MERS-CoV, where one in three infected people die on an average and high transmission rate
Republic Day tableaux 2022 list: The Republic Day parade 2022 will have 17 military bands, 16 marching contingents, and 25 tableaux of various states, departments, and the armed forces. The details were announced by the Indian Army on January 22, 2022, in a statement. Notably, the states selected for the Republic Day parade tableaux also include the poll-bound states- Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, and Punjab. The Uttar Pradesh
International Day of Education 2022: The International Day of Education is observed every year on January 24 to mark the significance of education and the role it plays in promoting global peace and development all over the world. The United Nations General Assembly in 2018 had adopted a resolution proclaiming January 24 as the International Education Day.