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What is the main objective of the ULLAS initiative launched during the Akhil Bharatiya Shiksha Samagam 2023?
The ULLAS: Nav Bharat Saksharta Karyakram was launched by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan during the Akhil Bharatiya Shiksha Samagam 2023. The ULLAS initiative aims to revolutionize education and literacy in India by creating a comprehensive learning ecosystem that bridges gaps in basic literacy and critical life skills. The ULLAS initiative operates through volunteerism, encouraging individuals to participate as DUTY or Kartavya Bodh towards nation-building.
What is the concept behind the "Har Ghar Tiranga" programme mentioned in the news?
Who inaugurated the new building of the Assam Legislative Assembly on July 30th?
Who has been appointed as the new Director of the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)?
Prof Ganesan Kannabiran has been appointed as the new Director of NAAC. Prof Ganesan Kannabiran served as the founding director of IIIT, Andhra Pradesh, from 2018 to 2023. The primary mandate of NAAC is to assess and accredit higher education institutions in India. NAAC's grading system ranges from 'A++' (highest) to 'C' (lowest).
Who has been confirmed as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)?
Who is set to receive the first Maharashtra Udyog Ratna Award from the Maharashtra Government?
Ratan Tata is set to receive the first Maharashtra Udyog Ratna Award from the Maharashtra Government for his contributions to the industrial sector. The Maharashtra Bhushan Award is the state's highest award conferred to eminent people. Ratan Tata is credited with transforming the Tata Group into a global leader in various industries.
What is the purpose of the Guarantee Scheme for Corporate Debt (GSCD) associated with the CDMDF?
When did the 2023 World Aquatics Championships take place?
Who are the authors of the book 'Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam: Memories Never Die'?
What is the current estimated tiger population in India and what is its annual growth rate?
What is the theme of World Ranger Day 2023?
World Ranger Day is observed on July 31st. The theme of World Ranger Day 2023 is "30 by 30," highlighting the goal of conserving at least 30 per cent of the planet's areas by 2030. The tragic loss of eight rangers on duty in Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo, led to the establishment of World Ranger Day.
Which team won the title of Torneo del Centenario 2023 in women's hockey?
What is the 'CM Command Centre' launched in Uttar Pradesh?
Who has been selected as the next Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of Engineering Projects India Ltd (EPIL)?
Where has Amazon India opened its first-ever floating store?
Under India's G20 Presidency, which coalition was launched by Union Minister Bhupender Yadav to promote resource efficiency and circular economy practices globally?
Who secured her first WTA title in her home country by dominating Laura Siegemund with a commanding 6-0, 6-1 triumph in Warsaw, Poland?
What significant achievement is commemorated on National Mountain Climbing Day?
What is the name of Amazon India's last-mile delivery program that collaborates with local stores for efficient delivery?
When is the International Day of Friendship celebrated?
The International Day of Friendship is celebrated every year on July 30th. The International Day of Friendship emphasizes fostering unity, understanding, and peace among diverse communities and cultures. The International Day of Friendship was established by the UN General Assembly in the year 2011.