Browse by
Month
Date

Major News and Events of 31 August 2018

What Happened on 31 August 2018


31 August 2018 Current Events Medical Teams Sent to Kerala by Centre to Assist Flood Victims

The central government has sent medical teams today to the flood-hit Kerala to provide medical help to the flood victims. The teams consists of 20 general duty medical officers, 30 specialist doctors, and 40 Malayalam speaking nurses. 


New Wage Agreement Signed by Shipping Industry to Benefit 1.35 Lakh Port and Dock Workers

A new wage agreement has been signed by the shipping ministry with the port officials and workers federation in order to benefit 1.5 lakh port and dock workers, and the pensioners. This agreement will result in a hike of 10.6 percent in the wage of the workers and pensioners.


August 31 the Last Day to File Income Tax Returns

Today, August 31, is the last day of filing Income Tax Returns for the people. People who have failed to file their IT returns today will be paying a penalty of up to Rs. 10,000. The tax payers are advised to file their returns by the end of the day to avoid any fines or penalty. 


Terrorists in Kashmir Kidnap 9 Family Members of 5 Policemen

The terrorists have kidnapped nine family members of five policemen after raiding their homes in Kashmir yesterday evening. This act of the terrorists was aimed to build pressure on the security forces after they arrested relatives of those terrorists in the area.


Medical Teams Sent to Kerala by Centre to Assist Flood Victims

The central government has sent medical teams today to the flood-hit Kerala to provide medical help to the flood victims. The teams consists of 20 general duty medical officers, 30 specialist doctors, and 40 Malayalam speaking nurses. 

New Wage Agreement Signed by Shipping Industry to Benefit 1.35 Lakh Port and Dock Workers

A new wage agreement has been signed by the shipping ministry with the port officials and workers federation in order to benefit 1.5 lakh port and dock workers, and the pensioners. This agreement will result in a hike of 10.6 percent in the wage of the workers and pensioners.

August 31 the Last Day to File Income Tax Returns

Today, August 31, is the last day of filing Income Tax Returns for the people. People who have failed to file their IT returns today will be paying a penalty of up to Rs. 10,000. The tax payers are advised to file their returns by the end of the day to avoid any fines or penalty. 

Terrorists in Kashmir Kidnap 9 Family Members of 5 Policemen

The terrorists have kidnapped nine family members of five policemen after raiding their homes in Kashmir yesterday evening. This act of the terrorists was aimed to build pressure on the security forces after they arrested relatives of those terrorists in the area.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which States Share Boundary with China?India, in total, shares land borders with 6 sovereign countries. China is one of those. Below are the Indian states which share borders with the country. 1. Jammu and Kashmir This northern state of India is mostly located in the Himalayan mountains. It shares a… Read More...
Which States Share Boundaries with Pakistan? There are four states that share a border with Pakistan, namely, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Gujarat. The India Pakistan Border is quite intriguing. Since India has installed 1,50,000 flood lights on… Read More...
Which Places in India Still Largely Speak Sanskrit?Sanskrit is considered as Dev Bhasha, the language of Gods. It has a history of around 3500 years. It used to be a primary language of ancient India. Its earliest form Vedic Sanskrit, was prevalent from 1500 500 BCE. However, it is fading… Read More...



EU GDPR Update:
MapsofIndia has updated its Terms and Privacy Policy to give Users more transparency into the data this Website collects, how it is processed and the controls Users have on their personal data. Users are requested to review the revised Privacy Policy before using the website services, as any further use of the website will be considered as User's consent to MapsofIndia Privacy Policy and Terms.

We follow editorialcalls.org for border and boundary demarcations