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May 2012 India Current Affairs


 – Get latest Current Affairs of May 2012 month and Major India Events happened in May 2012.
The Delhi government has proposed a scheme to rehabilitate victims of child trafficking after concerns over repeated incidents of the crime. — May 29, Hindustan Times
Kolkata Knight Riders beat defending champion Chennai Super Kings by five wickets to lift their maiden IPL title. — May 28, News On Air
Kadapa Lok Sabha Member and YSR Congress party President Jaganmohan Reddy arrested by CBI in disproportionate assets case. — May 27, News On Air
High level meeting headed by Prime Minister reviews decline in rupee value and its impact on economy. — May 26, News On Air
Government justifies petrol price hike saying decision to hike prices taken by oil marketing companies; Opposition parties demand rollback of prices. — May 24, News on AIR
Anand Marriage (Amendment) Bill, 2012 providing for separate registration of Sikh marriages gets Parliament approval. — May 23, News on AIR
Anand Marriage (Amendment) Bill, 2012 providing for separate registration of Sikh marriages gets Parliament approval. — May 23, News on AIR
The Government plans to invest over 7000 crore rupees for conservation and cleaning of river Ganga. — May 22, News On Air
Two day summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) begins in Chicago — May 21, News On Air
Centre asks states to initiate deportation proceedings against foreign women-victims of human trafficking, instead of prosecuting them in courts. — May 20, News On Air
India and the United Arab Emirates decide to set up a high-level joint task force on investment. — May 19, News On Air
A Delhi court is likely to pronounce today its order on summoning Army chief Gen VK Singh and four others on a criminal defamation complaint filed by former Lieutenant General Tejinder Singh. — May 18, Hindustan Times
Referring to the green revolution in the Eastern States, Mr Mukherjee said an additional seven million tonnes of rice has been added to the country’s buffer stock, inviting appreciation from the world community. — May 17, News On Air
Former Telecom Minister A. Raja released from jail after getting bail in the 2G Spectrum case. — May 16, News on AIR
Income Tax department begins probe against all Telecom firms who got 2G licences during the tenure of former Telecom Minister A Raja. — May 15, News On Air
In the IPL Cricket, Kings XI Punjab beat Deccan Chargers by four wickets in Mohali. — May 13, Hindustan Times
On 60th Anniversary of Parliament President says people aspirations and expectations need to be translated into policy decisions and legislations; Prime Minister calls for reviving the tradition of reasoned and constructive debate. — May 14, News on AIR
Air India sacks 25 more striking pilots; Draws up a contingency plan for its international operations. — May 12, News On Air
RBI directs exporters to convert 50 per cent of their retained foreign exchange earnings into rupees. — May 11, News On Air
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee says India should not be considered as a tax haven; rules out any rethinking over Vodafone Tax issue. — May 10, News On Air
Government says India cannot be a considered as a tax haven just to attract foreign investment. Replying to a debate in the Lok Sabha, the Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee yesterday said that the government has also ruled out any rethinking over the Vodafone taxing issue. — May 9, News On Air
The first Indo-Bangla Joint Consultative Commission meeting to be held in New Delhi today; Issues like Extradition treaty, Teesta water treaty and boundary implementation agreement likely to dominate the agenda. — May 8, News On Air
Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Deccan Chargers by 5 wickets in a league match at Bangalore. — May 7, News on AIR
Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings by two wickets; Another match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Deccan Chargers is underway. — May 6, News on AIR
Prime Minister to inaugurate special meeting of Chief Ministers on the National Counter Terrorism Centre in New Delhi today. — May 5, News On Air
Chhattisgarh government has ordered the constitution of the high powered standing committee to review all cases of persons for whom investigation and prosecution is pending in Chhattisgarh jails, including the maoist related cases. — May 4, News On Air
Empowered Group of Ministers approves the process of selecting an auctioneer to conduct 2G spectrum bidding. — May 3, News On Air
Rescue operations on in the ferryboat capsize incident in the Brahmaputra river in Assam; 45 bodies recovered so far. — May 2, News On Air
India expresses its willingness to provide financial assistance for the development of the Seychelles. — May 1, News On Air