Current Affairs for various competitive examinations

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Current Affairs for various competitive examinations

Current Affairs


1-Bengaluru metro rail to connect the city with the international airport at Devanahalli to ferry thousands of air passengers daily by 2021.


2-US President Donald Trump has directed the US space agency NASA to send astronauts back to the moon and eventually Mars.


3-Croatia’s capital Zagreb was elected as the best Christmas market in Europe for the third year in a row.


4-Ukraine has released arrested Georgian ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili.


5-Apple has acquired music recognition app Shazam beating Snapchat and Spotify.


6-Google has beaten Facebook as top referral source for publishers


7-Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew by a seaplane from the Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad to Dharoi in Mehsana district on the last day of the election campaign in Gujarat.


8-West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has wished actor Rajinikanth on his 67th birthday.

Mamata Banerjee


9- Indian film ‘The School Bag’ has won the Best Short Film award at the Vancouver Golden Panda International Film Festival.


10-Asha Sharma has taken oath as new Ghaziabad Mayor.


11-GCX- Global Cloud Xchange; vPoP- Virtual Point of Presence


12-Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore has felicitated former Indian football team captain Gurdev Singh Gill.

Rajyavardhan Rathore


13-SRM Institute of Science and Technology, formerly known as SRM University won Quacquarelli Symonds, better known as QS award


14-President Vladimir Putin has allowed athletes to compete at 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea under the neutral status.


15-Actress Priyanka Chopra got Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice. She is a Unicef Goodwill Ambassador.

Priyanka Chopra


16- Indian dairy company Amul has wished newlyweds  Virat Kohli and actress Anushka by means of an innovative ad.


17-Tripura government has announced 24 months of maternity leave to its women employees for the first two children.


18-The Odisha government will organize the 12th Toshali National Craft Mela-2017 at Janata Maidan in Bhubaneswar.


19-The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has appointed Tufan Ghosh as the Chief Operating Officer of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru.


20-Congress candidate Alpesh Thakore has alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is fond of Taiwanese mushrooms which cost Rs 80,000 a kg.


21-First 2018 FIFA World Cup store has been opened in Moscow


22- Morocco was named the world’s best spa destination in Africa for the second consecutive year.


23-BJP’s Sanyukta Bhatia was sworn in as the first woman Mayor of the Uttar Pradesh capital


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