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Daily News Digest:23 October 2019

Assam Cabinet decided that no Government jobs will be provided to persons with more than 2 children

The Assam Cabinet on 21st Oct 2019 has decided that no government jobs will be given to persons having more than 2 children after January 1, 2021. As per the 2011 census Indian population is 121.08 crores. India is the second most populous country in the world with population of 133.92 crores (2017) according to the World Bank.

Researchers develop a new catalyst to turn CO2 from car exhaust pipes

A new catalyst has been developed by researches where the catalyst can actually help in turning carbon dioxide (CO2) from car exhaust pipes and also other sources into fuels like natural gas or propane. Although this process is still just a lab-based prototype, the researchers expect that this could be expanded enough, which would produce usable amounts of fuel. Further steps include trying to reduce harmful by-products from these reactions, such as the toxic pollutant carbon monoxide.

Khadi and Village Industries Commission initiatives to generate employment

Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) along with Goa Government have joined hands with an aim to generate employment opportunities in Goa. The Chief Minister of Goa along with the KVIC Chairman recently distributed electric potter wheels to 160 families and new models Charkhas i.e., spinning wheels to 50 trained women. This will create direct employment to 700 people.

United Nations World Food Programme has launched ‘Feed Our Future’ against hunger and malnutrition in India

An advertising campaign 'Feed Our Future' is launched by the World Food Program (WFP) against hunger and malnutrition to create awareness and take steps against it in India. UNWFP has launched this campaign in association with the help of Bollywood. ‘Feed Our Future’ focuses on the urgent attention for the critical issue of hunger and malnutrition in the country.

NCRB releases crime report

According to the report released by the NCRB, India has registered a 6.16% rise in crimes against women for the year 2017 compared to 2016. There were 3,59,849 cases of crime against women which were reported in the country. Uttar Pradesh has topped the list with 56,011 cases followed by Maharashtra with 31,979 cases and West Bengal with 30,002 cases.

China has unveiled a new generation of commercial carrier rockets

On 20th October China unveiled a new generation of commercial carrier rockets which would compete with India. This move by China aims to attract the global space launch market. A Tenglong liquid-propellant rocket was unveiled by the China Rocket which is a commercial space wing of China's leading rocket-maker China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology.

The Ministry of Union Minority Affairs organizes “Hunar Haat”.

The Union Minority Affairs ministry organizes “Hunar Haat”. This event intends to provide employment opportunities to traditional experts, artisans and craftsmen. Hunar Haat is an exhibition of traditional products and handicrafts made by artisans from the Minority communities.

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