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.
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Find Latest Current Affairs 2017
1-The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has cautioned some co-operative societies against using bank in name
2-Google has launched an app ‘Datally’ designed to help Android phone users save on their expensive mobile data.
3- Actress-producer Dia Mirza appointed UN Environment Programme’s Goodwill Ambassador for India.
4- Over four million donors in India have signed up for Facebook’s blood donation feature
5-Former Defence Minister A.K. Antony to undergo surgery following a brain hemorrhage
6-The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has banned three Russian bobsledders from all the Olympic Games from the 2014 winter edition alleging that they violated dope rules.
7-Popular mimicry artiste, actor Kalabhavan Abbi passed away at the age of 54.
8-Re 1 note has completed a journey of 100 years today, ie on Nov 30.
9-Australia’s Samantha Kerr has been named the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Woman Footballer of the Year.
10-Beijing has launched a hotline number to provide consultation services for HIV/AIDS patients.
11-TiE Global in partnership with the US Embassy announced launch of AIRSWEE 2.0, women entrepreneurship programme
12-New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has picked paceman Matt Henry as a replacement for veteran Tim Southee for the first Test vs Windies
13-Former India women’s cricket team coach and batswoman Sreerupa Bose (Mukherjee) died due to massive cardiac arrest
14-Syrian footballer Omar Kharbin was named Asian Player of the Year 2017.
15-Japanese Takafumi Hori won the men’s Coach of the Year 2017 title at Bangkok.
16-Indian athlete Chanu Saikhom Mirabai won the women’s 48kg total and clean and jerk titles at the 2017 world weightlifting championships
17-Ajaita Shah from India has won the 2017 Global Innovation in Science and Technology (GIST) Catalyst pitch competition Grand Champion at Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad.
18-Italy’s appointment to the International Committee for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict has been welcomed.
19-Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister is Ananthkumar Hegde
20- The cyclonic storm Ockhi hit the Kerala coast
21-According to the latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report, Uttar Pradesh topped followed by Delhi in 2016.
22-NITI Aayog announced setting up of women’s cell to help women entrepreneurs after the success of Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES)
23- CPCB- The Central Pollution Control Board; IFC- International Finance Corporation
24-The Union Cabinet has approved a transfer of all land assets owned by Hindustan Vegetable Oils Corporation (HVOC) to the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry.
25-NITI Aayog CEO is Amitabh Kant
26-The Indian Navy’s sailboat INSV Tarini with a women crew of six on an around-the-world expedition has arrived at Lyttelton (New Zealand)
27-India Women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj praised skipper Virat Kohli saying that he inspired her to be fit.
28-The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Italy for agriculture and phytosanitary issues.
29-Veteran actress Shabana Azmi was felicitated by the Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Razak
30-The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced $2.25 mn health bond for Rajasthan
31-ISKCON has celebrated 5000th Gita Jayanti Day with prayers, yagnas
32-The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced $1 mn for Tuberculosis (TB) awareness in India
33-India’s first Madame Tussauds wax museum opened its doors in New Delhi
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