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- CLAT– Common Law Admission Test; FEMA– Foreign Exchange Management Act; SYL– Sutlej-Yamuna Link
2-Actress and global Unicef Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights Priyanka Chopra in Dhaka, has urged the world to care for and support Rohingya refugees.
3-Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain said Railways has been spending Rs 9,000 cr on 43 northeast projects.
4- The endangered Chinese giant salamander, well known as the world’s largest amphibian, now faces the imminent threat of extinction.
5-The Samajwadi Party is the richest of the 32 regional parties in India with a declared income of Rs 82.76 crore, according to a report by Association for Democratic Reforms.
6- Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane was named captain of the England football team which will take part in the World Cup in Russia this summer.
7-Swiss President Alain Berset has plans to visit Russia during this summers FIFA World Cup, and will attend the first match of his country’s national team.
8-Congress’ Karnataka state President G. Parameshwara would be the Deputy Chief Minister in the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S)-Congress coalition government.
9- Apollo Hospitals has joined hands with IBM to deploy its cognitive computing platform Watson for oncology and genomics in 10 of its cancer care centres.
10-The Taj Mahal in Agra and the Rajiv Gandhi Bandra Worli Sea Link in Mumbai figure among the Top 10 TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice awards of 2018.
11-Kerala tourism will inaugurate the world’s largest bird sculpture, Jatayu Earth‘s Centre in Thiruvananthapuram on July 4.
12-The CBI has searched former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi’s residence at Patna in connection with a Railway hotel tender case.
13-Pakistan and World Bank have started talks in Washington over the recently-inaugurated Kishanganga hydropower project in Jammu and Kashmir.
14-Karnataka Chief Minister-designate H.D. Kumaraswamy has visited the Hindu holy towns of Dharmasthala and Sringeri ahead of swearing-in.
15- A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch twin NASA satellites that will monitor Earth’s water cycle, marking a unique rideshare arrangement.
16-Indian ride-sharing major Ola has expanded its services in Australia to three more cities Brisbane, Gold Coast and Canberra.
17-Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak arrived at the national anti-corruption body headquarters at Kuala Lumpur to record his statement in a 2015 scandal involving state investment company 1MDB.
18-India-based Artificial Intelligence (AI) startup Staqu has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to assist the Dubai Police.
19-Google has celebrated the 246th birth anniversary of renowned social reformer Raja Ram Mohan Roy. Roy was recognized as the ‘Father of the Indian Renaissance’, who paved the way for a modern India.
20- Gina Haspel was sworn as the first female director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in its 71-year history.
21-Bill Gold, one of Hollywood’s best-known creators of film posters has passed away at the age of 97.
22-The dream of the people of Arunachal Pradesh to have air connectivity was fulfilled with flagging off of the first fixed-wing commercial aircraft from Pasighat to Guwahati.
23-India, Russia agreed on building multipolar world order after an informal summit between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi (Russia).
24-Chennai Super Kings stormed into the Indian Premier League (IPL) final for the seventh time. It was a nail-biting two-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad.
25-Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has apologized again for the massive Cambridge Analytica data breach in front of the European Parliament (EU) leaders.
26-Akal Takht sets up Sikh Censor Board to review films on the community.
27-Noted industrialist and founder of Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Ltd (IMFA) Bansidhar Panda passed away in Bhubaneswar.
28-The country’s first successful robotic surgery on a child to remove a tumour of from an adrenal gland was carried out by Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.
29-BJP President Amit Shah said that as many as 16,850 villages of 484 districts across the country are getting benefits of seven flagship welfare schemes, including Ujjwala and Saubhagya.
30-Food grain states Punjab and Haryana have procured over 214 lakh tonnes of wheat in this season.
31-The United Arab Emirates (UAE) joined the world in celebrating World Biodiversity Day on Tuesday.
32-Kolkata will soon see women traffic constables managing the roads for the first time.