To commemorate the birth anniversary and pay tributes to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad -the first education minister of independent India (15 August 1947 until 2 February 1958), we celebrate National Education Day on November 11, every year for enhancing the quality of education.
On September 25, 2015, the World leaders of 193 nations including India adopted the 17 ambitious UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 169 targets that aim to end poverty, hunger, assure gender equality, and build a life of dignity for all over the next 15 years till 2030 at the United National General Assembly.
The announcement by Prime Minister Modi on October 25, 2015 for issuing gold coins with Ashok Chakra on the eve of Diwali deserves attention of the opinion makers lest it is proved anti-women and anti-Jeweller industry by the opposition leaders.
Monetary Policy plays an important role to stimulate the economy and is used for higher economic growth and controlling inflation. Dr. Raghu Ram Rajan, the Governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in the latest monetary policy reviewed monetary measures on September 30, 2015 - repo rate (6.75 per cent) reverse repo rate ( 5.75 per cent), bank rate ( 7.75 per cent), cash reserve ratio (4.00 per cent), SLR ( 21.50 per cent) and marginal standing facility (7.75 per cent).