31st October 2017 Current Affairs | Today GK News in English
1. Italy and India Signs 6 Pacts
- PM of both the countries met after a decade on Monday 30th
- A major concern in the meeting was terrorism and cyber crime.
- The 6 were signed concerning sectors on railway safety, energy and the promotion of mutual investments.
2. Transgender Soon To Get Their Gender Identity in Railway Tickets
- The issue of selecting the gender has been resolved for the Transgender.
- Soon in all the ticket forms of railway will provide “T” option for them.
- Ministry of Social Justice looked after the whole incident.
3. 7th Pay Commission in Regulation by the Start of the Month
- The state government of Rajasthan has started implementing as per new changes.
- The commission will be provided to the government employees from 1st
4. Rajasthan Lokayukta to Probe the Reports of Food Supply
- SS Kothari is the Rajasthan Lokayukta Justice.
- The reports have been called by him to look after the distribution of food in the names of government employees.
- ‘Suo Moto’ is the legal word used for the action taken by the judge to take control over the matter.
5. Pushkar Fair at Its Peak on the Eve of “Ekadashi”
- The “Panch Tirath Snana” is taken at this time.
- The time form “Ekadashi” to the “Poornima”i.e full moon day is considered divine time to cleanse the soul.
- A holy ritual of bathing in the ponds of Pushkar kunds will begin.
- Thousands of Sadhus and devotees arrive at the place to become perform rituals.
- The Nagas is the most prominent community to visit the place at this time. They are one of the most power and siddhi gained “Sadhus” just like Aghoris.
6. The Case of Article 35a Delayed For Hearing
- The article 35A is the part of the constitution of India which provides the permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir special rights.
- But the article is contradictory for men and women.
- The women in the state if born there cannot marry any person outside and if so her children will be considered unfit for the PRC (Permanent Resident Citizenship)
7. Mithali and Kohli Tops the ODI Rankings
- Mithali Raj, Captain of Indian Women cricket team is on the number one spot.
- Virat Kohli, the captain of men cricket team came over the top in the past 10 days.