The Central Government has extended the validity of "Teacher Eligibility Test" (TET) from 7 years to lifetime.

  • Validity period of qualifying certificate from 7 years to lifetime with retrospective effect from 2011.
  • TET is an essential qualification for appointment as a teacher in schools.
  • CTET is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
  • last year National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) was recommended increasing the validity of CTET to lifelong.

India advances goal to achieve 20% ethanol-blending in petrol to 2023.

  • To reduce India’s dependence on costly oil imports,
  • India is the world's 3rd-biggest oil importer.
  • The sugar industry will divert 6 million tonnes of surplus sugar to produce 7 billion litres of the ethanol.
  • India plans to have 10 per cent ethanol-blending with gasoline (approx 4 billion litres).

Films Division Presents "Oasis Of Hope", An Online Festival To Mark World Environment Day.

  • Oasis of Hope festival to mark World Environment Day.
  • The Films Division of India is set to host an online film festival for two days, i.e., from June 5-6.
  • Its theme is Reimagine. Recreate. Restore.

France's "David Diop" wins "International Booker" for novel set during World War I.

  • The Paris-born writer became the first French winner of the prize,
  • Books translated into English with his World War I-set novel, At Night All Blood is Black.
  • The International Booker Prize, formerly known as the Man Booker International Prize.

NCPCR devises online portal "Bal Swaraj" for children affected by Covid-19.

  • The portal has been created with the purpose of tracking and monitoring children
  • Who need care and protection in real-time, digitally.
  • The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) is the monitoring authority
  • under section 109 of the Juvenile Justice Act, 2015

Post a Comment

Please do not add any SPAM links or unrelated text in comments.

Previous Post Next Post