Current Affairs

Current Affairs Pocket : 4 – 5 October 2020

Prime Minister Modi dedicates to the Nation the Atal Tunnel in Himachal Pradesh* The Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation Atal Tunnel , on 3rd October 2020.* Atal Tunnel is world’s longest highway tunnel above 10,000 feet from the Mean Sea Level (MSL).* The tunnel has been named after former

Current Affairs Pocket : 1 – 3 October 2020

India successfully test fires Brahmos surface-to-surface cruise missile featuring indigenous booster* The Defence Research and Development (DRDO) successfully test-fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile, with several indigenous features, from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Balasore in Odisha on 30 September 2020.* The successful trail of the BrahMos Land-Attack Cruise Missile (LACM) is a major step

Current Affairs Pocket : 29 – 30 September 2020

RBI approves 3-member committee of directors for Lakshmi Vilas Bank; Head- Meeta Makhan* The Reserve Bank of India has appointed a 3 member Committee of Directors (CoD) to look after the affairs of Lakshmi Vilas Bank. The three members are- Meeta Makhan, Shakti Sinha, and Satish Kumar Kalra.* Meeta Makhan is the head of this

Current Affairs Pocket : 26 – 28 September 2020

Kerala Wins UN Award For Prevention and Control of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) 2020* Kerala has won the United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases Awards 2020 for its “outstanding contribution” towards the non-communicable diseases-related sustainable development goals.* Kerala is among the seven ministries of health across the world to

Current Affairs Pocket : 22 – 25 September 2020

PM Modi Awarded Ig Nobel Prize 2020 for Medical Education* Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi has been awarded the Ig Nobel Prize 2020 for Medical Education.* He has been awarded the prestigious award for “using the COVID-19 pandemic to teach the world that politicians can have a more immediate effect on life and

Current Affairs Pocket : 17 – 21 September 2020

Singapore Tops IMD’s Global Smart City Index 2020, Hyderabad top Indian City* The Indian cities have witnessed a significant drop in their rankings in the Smart City Index 2020, a global list of smart cities, prepared by the Institute for Management Development (IMD).* The index has been topped by Singapore, followed by Helsinki and Zurich

Current Affairs Pocket : 15 – 16 September 2020

Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh virtually lays foundation stone of Arun Jaitley Memorial Sports Complex in Jammu* The Union Minister of State, Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Dr Jitendra Singh along with Youth Affairs & Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju and Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha laid the foundation stone for the construction

Current Affairs Pocket : 11 – 14 September 2020

PM Modi launches PM Matsya Sampada Yojana and e-Gopala App* Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has launched the PM Matsya Sampada Yojana and e-Gopala App through video conference. Apart from this he also launched various initiatives related to fisheries production, dairy, animal husbandry and agriculture in Bihar virtually.* Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana has been