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- Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio has had a beetle named after him.
2-Former chief of the Indian Air Force (IAF), Air Chief Marshal Idris Hassan Latif passed away in Hyderabad. He was 94.
3- EMR– Electronic medical records
4- President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May 1st wished the people of Gujarat, and Maharashtra on their Statehood Day.
5-WhatsApp co-founder and CEO Jan Koum quit Facebook over ‘data privacy’ concerns.
6-Veteran actor Dharmendra and director Rajkumar Hirani were honored at the 55th Marathi Film Award Ceremony 2018 hosted by the Maharashtra government in Mumbai.
7-POCSO– Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act; CEEW– Council on Energy, Environment, and Water
8-The Telecom Commission has given a nod in-flight connectivity facilitating both voice and data calls in Indian airspace.
9-SLFP– Sri Lanka Freedom Party; UNP-United National Party; PPAs– Power purchase agreements
10- Music director Bappi Lahiri has been honored by London’s World Book of Records.
11-CBI court has granted bail to Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda in Manesar land scam.
12-Actress Anushka Sharma, who turned 30 on Tuesday, wants to build an animal shelter for homeless animals.
13-Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has inaugurated the newly-built Islamabad International Airport.
14-Eminent Marxist economist Ashok Mitra has passed away in Kolkata. He was 89.
15-The Indian Army’s city-headquartered Central Command has celebrated its 55th Raising Day on May 1st.
16-India, Japan has agreed to work on electric vehicle development.
17- Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah won the Football Writers’ Association’s Footballer of the Year award.
18-Goa Governor Mridula Sinha has conferred Devashri Narad award on journalists.
19-United States President Donald Trump has hailed astronaut Kalpana Chawla as inspiration for millions of girls.
20-Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath took over as the new President of the party’s Madhya Pradesh unit.
21-Sitanshu Ranjan Kar has taken over as the 27th Principal Spokesperson of the Government of India.
22- Thespian Soumitra Chatterjee and veteran filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta were conferred lifetime achievement awards for their contribution towards Indian cinema. The said development took place in the third edition of the Bengal International Short Film Festival (BISFF) in Kolkata.
23-The Central government has appointed Subash Chandra Khuntia as the new Chairman of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI).
24-Telangana government plans to distribute Rs 6,000 crore among farmers as investment support under a new scheme to be launched on May 10.