Day October 4, 2021

AspirantWorld One liners : 4th October

• Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu presented the Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Award for National Integration and National Contribution 2021 on 3 October. Awards were presented to “Shillong Chamber Choir”, the Assam branch of Kasturba Gandhi National Memorial Trust, and writer…

National Apprenticeship Mela

• Skill India with due support from Directorate General of Training (DGT) and National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) is organizing a day long “National Apprenticeship Mela” across the country in over 400 locations on October 4th, 2021. About: • Under…

Election symbol

• The Election Commission of India (ECI) has frozen the ‘Bungalow’ election symbol of the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), so that neither of the two factions of the party — led by Chirag Paswan and Pashupati Kumar Paras — will…

Retrospective taxation

• The Central government has notified rules for implementing the ‘Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2021’. About: • Accordingly, the amendment bill notified on October 1, 2021, will enable the scrapping of the contentious retrospective tax demand provisions. • It was…