Current Affairs for various competitive examinations
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1-The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has handed over the technology of bullet-proof jackets to MKU Limited, Kanpur meant for the Indian Army and para-military force personnel.
2-The Oceania Cup will be played at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre from October 11-15.
3-Union Minister of State for River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Arjun Ram Meghwal said that many rivers in the northeastern states will be cleaned.
4- Indian President Ram Nath Kovind arrived at Addis Ababa from Djibouti on the second day of his two-nation Africa tour.
5-UIDAI- The Unique Identification Authority of India
6- Stephen Paddock, was the gunman who massacred dozens of people in Las Vegas on Sunday.
7-French President is Emanuel Macron
8-U-17 World Cup: 400 stewards will be on duty at Salt Lake stadium in Kolkata on security and guiding issue
9-Some farmers have been staging a unique protest in the name of ‘Zameen Samadhi Satyagraha’ in Ninder village near Jaipur. They are opposing acquisition of land.
10-Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said that the Government will dispose 7 lakh tonne pulses from buffer stock of 18 lakh tonnes.
11- 1,000th birth anniversary of Ramanujacharya on October 4 was organized in Bhojpur district of Bihar. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat took part in a yagna on this occasion.
12- Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud made an official visit to Russia to discuss ties with President Vladimir Putin.
13-Dubai organisation has launched a programme to train 17,000 teachers across 66 districts of Uganda to mark World Teachers Day on Wednesday.
14-The GST Council Group of Ministers (GoM) head is Sushil Kumar Modi
15- Sri Lanka is likely to amend its parliamentary laws, Parliament Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said.
16-Singer Adnan Sami will perform musical gala on banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar on Saturday. The event is aimed to explore that Kashmir Valley should not be linked to terrorist violence.
17-Rajnish Kumar has been named the new Chairman of the State Bank of India (SBI). He is a post-graduate in Physics.
18-Three scientists Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson have been sharing the Nobel prize for developing cryo-electron microscopy.
Dr Dubochet belongs to the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, Dr Frank belongs to Columbia University, and Dr Henderson, belongs to the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, in Cambridge, England.
The cryo-electron microscopy will simplify and improve the imaging of biomolecules.
19-The seating capacity of the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium at Kochi U-17 World Cup venue has been kept to 29,000, taking into account security issues.
20- Indian mobile wallet major MobiKwik has relaunched Zaakpay as ‘MobiKwik Payment Gateway’
21- MoU between India and Myanmar has been signed on upgradation of the Women’s Police Training Centre at Yamethin, Myanmar.
22-The British Broadcasting Corp (BBC) has launched four news services in India in Marathi, Gujarati, Punjabi and Telugu languages.
23-Kandla port in Gujarat to be renamed as Deendayal port
24- An extradition treaty between India and Lithuania has been approved.
25-Google India has announced support of the Bengali language for Google AdWords and Google AdSense.
26-Goa is all set to ban plastic from all government offices
27-M. Natarajan, the husband of V.K. Sasikala, underwent a surgery for transplant of liver and kidney
28-India has approved $4.5 bn Line of Credit to Bangladesh towards funding infrastructure projects, including shipping, ports, roads and power.
29- Mumbai leads Online harassment in India.
30-A turtle sanctuary in Allahabad and a River Biodiversity Park at Sangam are coming up.
31-Argentine football legend Diego Maradona will play the ‘Match for Unity’ against former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on October 9.
32-A museum dedicated to late French designer Yves Saint Laurents has been opened in Paris.
33-Uttar Pradesh has topped ‘Swacchta Hi Sewa’ rankings
34-Aamir Khan’s upcoming film ‘Secret Superstar’ will release in Turkey.
35-Adobe announced investment on the integration of Aadhaar-based authentication in its e-signature solution “Adobe Sign”.
36-Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath joined the ‘Jana Raksha Yatra’ being undertaken by Kerala BJP President Kummanem Rajasekheran.
37-Filmmaker Nikhil Advani is all set to make a film on K. Radhakrishnan, the former Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
The credit for India’s Mars mission or the Mangalyaan goes to K. Radhakrishnan
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