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.
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1- A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court in Patna sentenced five Indian Mujahideen militants in the 2013 Bodh Gaya blasts case to life imprisonment.
2-The CBI has summoned Malaysia-based AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes to appear before it by June 6 to face queries relating to alleged bribery to get FDI rules tweaked.
3-Senior CPI-M leader A. Vijayaraghavan named new convenor of Kerala’s ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF).
4-United States President Donald Trump to pardon Dinesh D’Souza, a conservative Indian-American media personality, who was convicted of making illegal contributions to a Republican Party candidate for Senate.
5-100 innovators in developing nations, including 17 in India, will receive a seed grant of 100,000 Canadian dollars each.
6-US President Bill Clinton turned as a fiction writer, he has teamed up with James Patterson and their thriller ‘The President is Missing’.
7-The Centre launched a web-based analytical tool to monitor foreign contributions received by different organizations registered or permitted under the FCRA.
8-The government has launched a new reward scheme under which a person can get a maximum of Rs one crore for information on ‘benami’ (proxy) transactions and properties.
9-Telangana achieved IT/ITES exports of Rs 93,442 crore in 2017-18, clocking a growth rate of 9.32 percent over the previous fiscal.
10- Kerala state Tourism Department has rolled out ‘ComeOutAndPlay’ monsoon campaign to promote the nearly two-month-long rainy season.
11- Lt Gen Ranbir Singh took over as the chief of the Indian Army’s Northern Command.
12-The death anniversary of slain Ranvir Sena chief Brahameshwar Singh Mukhiya was commemorated as ‘Martyr Day’ in Patna.
13-BJP President Amit Shah met former Indian cricket team captain Kapil Dev as part of his party’s nationwide ‘Sampark Se Samarthan’ (contact for support) personal outreach programme. It is aimed to highlight the achievements of the Narendra Modi-led government in the last four years.
14-CWMA-Cauvery Water Management Authority
15-Goddess Sita a test tube baby: UP Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma.
16-Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain signed a constitutional bill to merge the country’s northwest tribal areas.
17-Indian-American Karthik Nemmani, was declared a champion of the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee, winning on the word ‘koinonia’.
18-Pakistan’s Interior Ministry has asked for the suspension of former President Pervez Musharraf‘s computerized national identity card (CNIC) and passport.
19-Thailand’s space research agency announced plans to send the durian fruit which is known for its strong, stinky smell, to space.
20-Mount Merapi, Indonesia’s most active volcano, erupted.
21-Retired Justice Nasirul Mulk took oath as Pakistan’s seventh caretaker Prime Minister.
22- CECA-Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement
23- Pedro Sanchez, the leader of Spain’s opposition Socialist Party, became the country’s new Prime Minister.
24- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi handed over the Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian honour, to former Singapore diplomat Tommy Koh.
25- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gifted his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong a replica of a sixth-century Buddhagupta Stele that bears Sanskrit phrases in the Pallava script.