BHIM Current Affairs - 2020

14th India-Singapore Defence Policy Dialogue

On August 28, 2020, the India-Singapore Defence Policy Dialogue was held in video conference. The countries agreed to discuss number of issues of bilateral defence engagements. They agreed to enhance the security partnership. Highlights The HADR agreement was signed between the countries during the dialogue. HADR is Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief. Defence Cooperation India Read More…

Indian Air Force launches MY IAF Application

On August 24, 2020, the Indian Air Force launched MY IAF mobile application. The application provides career related information and job details to candidates. Highlights The mobile application will hold details related to selection process, syllabus, training, payment and other relevant details. The launch is a part of Digital India initiative. It was developed by Read More…

NPCI launches UPI Auto Pay Feature

On July 22, 2020, the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) launched UPI Auto Pay feature for recurring payments. Highlights The feature launched is dedicated to recurring payments. It can be used for multiple financial purposes such as booking bus pass, utility payment, paying DTH, train ticket among others. The organizations such as Policy Bazaar, Read More…

E-Nam: 200 new Mandis integrated

On May 1, 2020, around 200 Mandis were added to the E-NAM platform. The mandis were from 7 different states. They were joined through a video conference held by the Union Minister of Agriculture Shri Narendra Singh Tomar. Highlights The mandis added were from the states of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka Read More…

Govt launches BHIM 2.0

Union Minister of Electronics and Information Technology (MeiTY) Ravi Shankar Prasad unveiled a slew of new initiatives and programmes, including BHIM 2.0 that packs-in new functionalities, supports additional languages and has increased transaction limits. He also launched a host of new initiatives including MeitY Startup Hub (MSH) portal, Indian Software Product Registry and selected Incubation Read More…