Current Affairs for various competitive examinations- July 14, 2019
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-World 7 has defeated India 7 in all-star kabaddi match in Hyderabad.
2-Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has asked all MPs to take a special cleanliness drive of Swachhata Abhiyan to every village.
3-The Bimal Jalan panel may recommend transfer of Rs 50,000 crore to the Centre from the contingency fund.
4-Ace sprinter Hima Das sprints to 3rd international gold in women’s 200m event at the Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet at Kladno (Czech Republic).
5-From the last census year of 2011, India’s population is likely to grow by 26 per cent in 2036.
6- The United Nations Higher Commission of Refugees (UNHCR) has called for end to immigrant detention in Libya.
7-Late Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javdeka, will be paid tribute by the 50th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI).
8-Veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar has asked the wicketkeeper-batsman M.S. Dhoni not to retire from the game.
9-Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has resigned from his post.
10- Egypt’s Senefru Bent Pyramid has opened to visitors for 1st time.
* The said Pyramid was built in about 2,600 BC.
11- According to NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), NASA engineers have installed legs, wheels on Mars 2020 rover.
12-Salma Ansari, wife of former Vice President Hamid Ansari to build a temple and a mosque inside the ‘Chacha Nehru Madrasa’ run by her in Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh.
13-Pakistan has agreed to visa-free year-long travel to the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara for Indian passport holders and Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) cardholders.
14- President Ram Nath Kovind has offered prayers at the temple of Lord Venkateswara Swamy in Tirumala.
15-ICSID- International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes.
* Automated teller machine- ATM
* CTSS- Compatible Time-Sharing System
16- International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will be held in Goa from November 20-28, according to the Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar.
17-New Zealand’s Kane Williamson became the captain with the most number of runs in a single World Cup.
* He broke the 12-year-old record of former Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene.