Current Affairs for various competitive examinations
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These are written mainly for aspirants of Banking, SSC, IBPS, or competitive exams like UPSC, APPSC, TSPSC, TNPSC, IAS, RRB State Level Public Service Commission, and other exams. Current Affairs bits help in the last minute preparation for various exams. Current Affairs One-Liners help a lot. Watch below some of Current Affairs- One-Liners
1- Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal‘s relative Vinay Bansal, has been arrested in connection with an alleged scam in the Public Works Department (PWD).
2-Veteran film and folk theatre actress Lalita Chatterjee has passed away at a private hospital in the Kolkata city.
3-India and Ethiopia reviewed bilateral ties during the second Joint Commission Meeting headed by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu in New Delhi.
4-The Telangana government led by CM KCR has launched a new scheme in which the farmers in the state will get Rs 8,000 per acre each every year as crop investment support.
5-Rajen Vagadia has been appointed Country Manager of Qualcomm India.
6- According to the first-ever organised census only five to 11 individual Indus Dolphins survive in India, with their habitat confined to 130 km stretch of Beas river in Punjab.
7- Nirmal Singh, senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister, was elected as the Speaker of J&K Legislative Assembly.
8-Hope to clean about 80% Ganga by March 2019, said by Union Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Nitin Gadkari.
9- NITI Aayog will set up 5,000 Atal Tinkering Labs (ATLs) by March 2019 covering all districts in the country, said by NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar.
10-The Mumbai Police Commissioner’s office, the Mumbai Police Foundation and Tata Trusts have signed a MoU for setting up Maharashtra’s first police museum in Mumbai.
11-Smriti Irani said the central government will set up at least 100 more community radio stations across the country in 2018.
12-CAIT– The Confederation of All India Traders
13-Italy’s Finance Ministry is investing six million euros in European Bank to help develop southeastern Mediterranean region.
14-Google has entered into an agreement to acquire Velostrata to help companies shift workloads from data centres to Google Cloud Platform.
15-NASA’s new head, Jim Bridenstine said that Moon mission will not derail the US goal of becoming the first country to put humans on Mars.
16-Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak accepted the result of the general elections. The result saw his ruling coalition lose to the opposition led by former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.
17-USGS– The US Geological Survey
18-Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela met with the Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu in Panama City. He proposed using Panama’s logistics platform as a means to expand Indian presence in Latin America.
19-Veteran Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad, aged 92 sworn in as Malaysian PM.
20-104-year-old scientist David Goodall has ended his life at a Swiss clinic in Switzerland.
21-Astronomers have discovered an unusual carbon-rich asteroid in the Kuiper Belt in the cold outer reaches of the solar system.
22-Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has called on Myanmar President U Win Myint at Nay Pyi Taw.
23- US President Donald Trump has nominated Diane Gujarati, a prosecutor of Indian descent, to a federal judgeship.
24-UN Climate Change Conference (COP24) will take place in Poland in December.