India Current Affairs [Gov. & Politics]

Latest India Current Affairs and Current Affairs related to Government policy, polity and administration in India. India’s National Current Affairs updates for 2019.

First American Indian canonized

image Kateri Tekakwitha, famous as Lily of the Mohawks”, who for centuries has been a symbol of hope for the long-oppressed American Indians, was canonized in St Peter’s Square by Pope Benedict XVI .

Who is famous as the “Lily of the Mohawks” ?

Kateri Tekakwitha

India’s NSDC inks pact with Ausralia’s industry skills council SkillsDMC

An agreement was signed b/w Ausralia’s industry skills council SkillsDMC and India’s National Skills Development Corporation(NSDC) to provide training to 500 million people in key industry areas by 2022. As per the pact, SkillsDMC will support the establishment of the Indian Sector Skills Council for mining.
India aims to provide skills training for up to 500 million people by 2022 to increase productivity, employment opportunities and income.
Under the Australia-India Education Council (AIEC), both countries agreed to build partnerships b/w India’s Sector Skills Councils and Australia’s Industry Skills Councils in major industry spheres.