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- Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Pandurang Phundkar died following a massive heart attack in Mumbai.
2-RLD– The Rashtriya Lok Dal; AJSU– All Jharkhand Students Union; JD-S– Janata Dal-Secular
3-Samajwadi Party’s Naeem-ul-Hasan won the Noorpur Assembly seat in Uttar Pradesh.
4-Communist Party of India-Marxist candidate Saji Cherian won the Chengannur Assembly by-poll in Kerala.
5-Yoga guru Ramdev‘s ‘swadeshi’ messaging app called ‘Kimbho’ has suddenly disappeared from Google Play Store. ‘Kimbho’ aims to take on WhatsApp and WeChat.
6-Congress won Ampati Assembly seat in Meghalaya.
7-The Tata Motors and Maharashtra Government have signed a MoU to promote e-mobility.
8-Google India has introduced ‘Neighbourly’ app to solve local queries.
9-India stays at a poor 113th position – up from 116 in 2017 – in the list of 175 countries indexed by global child rights group Save the Children.
10-West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress retained the Maheshtala Assembly seat.
11-Assamese singer Zubeen Garg to be honored by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for raising his voice against animal sacrifice.
12-Congress candidate Munirathna won from the Raja Rajeshwari (RR) Nagar Assembly constituency in Bengaluru.
13-Popular question-and-answer platform Quora launched in Hindi and promised the rollout of the platform in several other Indian vernacular languages soon.
14-The Bharatiya Janata Party retained Maharashtra’s Palghar Lok Sabha seat.
15-Infosys launched a new Microsoft Cloud Business Unit, marking the strengthening of relationships between the two software majors.
16-Uttarakhand’s ruling BJP has retained the Tharali Assembly seat in the bypoll.
17-The main opposition Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) won the bypolls to both the Gomia and Silli Assembly constituencies.
18-Justice Bijaya Kumar Nayak, a retired judge of the Orissa High Court, named the chairperson of the Odisha State Law Commission.
19-Tech Mahindra and the University of Sydney signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to create a technology research platform for students.
20-The NCP candidate Madhukar Kukde defeated the BJP’s Hemant Patle in the Bhandara-Gondiya Lok Sabha constituency.
21-Nagaland’s ruling Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) candidate Tokheho Yepthomi won the byelection to the state’s lone Lok Sabha constituency.
22-Alik Chakraborty, West Bengal’s most wanted Maoist leader, was arrested in Bhubaneswar.
23-Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Pandurang P. Fundkar passed away following a massive heart attack.
24-Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has urged the US to open its consulate in this tech city.
25-BJP Lok Sabha strength has come down now to 273 from 282. It has lost nine seats in by-elections held so far in the last four years and after two losses and one win.
26-The Tourism Ministry has launched elaborate minimum safety guidelines for adventure activities in the country.
27-Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has launched Gopabandhu Sambadika Swasthya Bima Yojana for working journalists.
28-Tabassum Hasan, who opened the Rashtriya Lok Dal account in the 16th Lok Sabha defeated BJP’s Mriganka Singh in Kairana. She is the first Muslim MP from Uttar Pradesh.
29-Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council Chairman is Bibek Debroy.
30-The Enforcement Directorate has slapped a penalty of Rs 121 crore on BCCI, its former Chairman N. Srinivasan, former Indian Premier League (IPL) Commissioner Lalit Modi for alleged violation of the FEMA during the second edition of the cash-rich Twenty-20 cricket tournament in South Africa.
31-40 government services at the doorstep for Delhiites soon i.e ranging from getting a water connection to caste certificate.
32-India successfully carried out the flight test of Solid Fuel Ducted Ramjet (SFDR) propulsion based missile.
33-After the European Union’s new data privacy regulations came into effect on May 25, Twitter started suspending users who joined the platform before turning 13.