Current Affairs for various competitive examinations
Welcome to the Current Affairs section.
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-Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is facing second leadership challenge.
2- A European satellite was launched to improve weather forecasts by using new laser technology to measure winds around the globe.
3- Senior journalist and author Kuldip Nayar died at a hospital in New Delhi. He was 95.
4-Facebook banned app called ‘myPersonality’ that misused data of 4 mn users.
5-Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan have secured a spot in Forbes magazine’s World’s Highest Paid Actors 2018 list, topped by Hollywood ace George Clooney.
6-Veteran Odia actor Debu Bose died while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Hyderabad.
7- IFFM– Indian Film Festival of Melbourne; IRCS– Indian Red Cross Society
8- Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated two projects and conducted the ground-breaking ceremony of 13 projects with a cumulative investment of Rs 2,901.20 crore.
9- The 6th International Buddhist Conclave 2018 will be held in Aurangabad (Maharashtra) with the participation of over 200 delegates.
10-The European Union (EU) has donated an initial 190,000 euros to IRCS for providing immediate assistance in flood-devastated Kerala.
11- India skipper Virat Kohli regained the top spot in the ICC Test rankings for batsmen following his good form during the ongoing series in England.
12-The Indian Railways will start the testing of the much awaited indigenously built semi-high speed ‘Train 18’ from September.
13- Shooter Shardul Vihan bagged silver in the mens double trap final at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta.
14- Veteran India pacer Jhulan Goswami announced her retirement from T20 Internationals.
15- DIFF– Dharamshala International Film Festival; FDCI– Fashion Design Council of India; ECB- England and Wales Cricket Board
16-Late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee‘s ashes would be dispersed in eight Tripura rivers on Sunday after four days of public tributes across the state.
17- Veteran politician Satya Pal Malik took oath of office as the 13th Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.
18-Japan will be country partner for Make in Odisha Conclave-2018.
19- Iran defeated India in kabaddi semis to script history in the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta.
20-The Railways will run a Shri Ramayana Yatra Express from Madurai in Tamil Nadu on November 14.
21- Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has inaugurated the country’s biggest Bhamashah Techno Hub in Jhalana Industrial Area of Jaipur.
22-Senior All India Forward Bloc leader and former West Bengal Minister Mortaza Hossain joined the state’s ruling Trinamool Congress.
23-NSC– The National Statistical Commission; AAC– Accreditation Advisory Council
24-Congress President Rahul Gandhi has appointed Deepak Rathod of Himachal Pradesh and Rajpal Bisht of Uttarakhand as the members of screening committee for Mizoram.
25-Bollywood star Aamir Khan will be part of Maharashtra Government’s ‘Mission Shakti’ for 2024 Paris Olympiad.
26-DVAC– Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption