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-Geneva-based Press Emblem Campaign (PEC) said that the number of journalists killed this year has increased to 44 in 18 countries during the first four months of 2018, up from 28 in the same period last year.
2-Canadian Member of Parliament Gord Brown died suddenly at the parliamentary office.
3-The UN Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations is Bintou Keita.
4-The Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has opened an office in Mumbai.
5-Google.org, the philanthropic arm of Google has announced additional grants of $3 million to two non-profit organizations i.e Central Square Foundation and The Teacher App.
6- Punjab government along with WWF-India are conducting a first organized census to estimate Indus dolphin begins in India.
7-External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic. They discussed expanding bilateral cooperation.
8-Food grain states Punjab and Haryana have procured over 200 lakh tonnes of wheat this season.
9- As part of the Gram Swaraj Abhiyan, the Union government will organize programmes on skill development, livelihood, and entrepreneurship for the youths in Odisha on May 5th.
10-Chandrapur and Ballarshah stations in Maharasthra’s Nagpur Division of Central Railway have been adjudged ‘Most Beautiful Station’ on Indian Railways.
11-Fire breaks out at Ahmedabad-based Space Applications Centre of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
12- External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will chair an interactive session with the Chief Ministers of all eight northeastern states.
13-At least 105 people were injured in the 5.2-magnitude earthquake that shook Iran’s western Kohgiluye and Boyerahmad province.
14-The Nobel Prize for Literature could be cancelled in 2018 over a sex and financial scandal.
15-The Afghan government has officially launched the distribution process of electronic identity cards.
17-An Indian won 7 million dirhams in a Big Ticket raffle in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital i.e Abu Dhabi.
18-Pakistan’s New Islamabad International Airport became operational in the capital city on Thursday.