Current Affairs for competitive examinations- July 28, 2019
Welcome to the Current Affairs section. 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- Renowned sand artist from Odisha, Sudarsan Pattnaik won People’s Choice award in the US.
2-J&K HC Chief Justice Gita Mittal has visited Srinagar Central Jail to inspect various facilities being provided to the prisoners.
3-Indian Police Service officer V.K. Johri has been appointed as the next Border Security Force (BSF) chief.
4- Meghalaya Assembly Speaker and former Chief Minister Donkupar Roy died at the age of 64.
5-COAS- Chief of Army Staff
6-Pakistan government led by PM Imran Khan government has banned the creation of new posts, purchase of all vehicles.
7- The Japanese capital Tokyo hosts the next Paralympics in 2020.
8- Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Jaipal Reddy has passed away in Hyderabad at the age of 77 years.
9-A delegation of Congress leaders headed by Priyanka Gandhi has given Rs 10 lakh relief to Sonebhadra victims.
10-ACJM- Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate
11-Punjab to have a high-tech ‘Cycle Valley’ with an outlay of Rs 300 crore in Ludhiana district.
12-Philanthropist Sant Baba Labh Singh died at the age of 96 years.
* He was the builder of 7 bridges in Punjab & Haryana.
13-The African Union (AU) began 3-day mourning to honor late Tunisian President.
14-EU-China Youth Music & Art Festival 2019 was held in Belgium’s Zandhoven town.
15-Israel and the US successfully tested the Arrow-3 missile defense system.
16-Social networking giant Facebook shifted Instant Games from Messenger to the main app.
17-Birmingham to hold 2022 Commonwealth Games.
18-The International Cricket Council (ICC) has backed umpire Kumar Dharmasena’s decision in World Cup final.
* The Umpire was targeted for his controversial overthrow call in the World Cup final 2019.
19-Mary Kom won gold at 23rd President’s Cup in Indonesia.
* She is six-time world champion.
20-Virat Kohli has picked M.S. Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja and Rishabh Pant in cricketers’ kabaddi team.
21-Max Verstappen of Red Bull won German Grand Prix.