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1-The second poster of the film ‘Hey Ram Humne Gandhi Ko Maar Diya’ unveiled on the occasion of 70th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
2- Search Engine Google has removed 7 lakh malicious apps from Play Store in 2017.
3-Facebook has banned cryptocurrency ads on its platforms i.e ads that promote initial coin offerings (ICOs), Bitcoin including platforms on Instagram, Audience Network and Messenger.
4-National award-winning director Jahnu Barua‘s second international project ‘Unread Pages’ will be co-produced by American producers, Ivanhoe Pictures.
5- Vijay S. Subramaniam will be Bacardi’s new Managing Director for the Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa.
6- National Award winning child artist Naman Jain to do the younger version of yoga guru Baba Ramdev in his upcoming biopic TV series ‘Swami Ramdev: Ek Sangharsh’.
7-Telugu actor Samrat Reddy has been arrested for theft in estranged wife’s flat.
8-Afghan President Ashraf Ghani refused condolence call from Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi following a devastating terror attack in Kabul.
9- Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that the state will become open defecation free by October 2 this year.
10-2018 Commonwealth Games (CWG) will be held in Gold Coast, Australia in April.
11-SASCOC– The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee; WCS– Wildlife Conservation Society
12-Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid homage to 15th-century saint Ravidas on the occasion of his birth anniversary.
13- Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) has served two-match suspension notice on Hyderabad captain Ambati Rayudu for violating a code of conduct during the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy match against Karnataka.
14-Google, in partnership with Larsen & Toubro, has installed 150 Google Station hotspots in Pune.
15-British Prime Minister Theresa May has launched education initiatives at Wuhan University during China visit.
16-China’s online population became 772 million at the end of 2017. An increase of 5.6 percent from 2016 i.e 40.74 million was added in 2017.
17- Infinix, an online smartphone brand from China is all set to launch ‘India first’ smartphone in India on February 6.
18- The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has slashed mobile number portability (MNP) charges to Rs 4 per from Rs 19.
19-India’s GDP growth has fallen to 7.1% in 2016-17 from 8.2% in 2015-16.
20-The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and American pharmaceutical firm Pfizer will set up a centre to combat growing Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) in India.
21-Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched Khelo India School Games in New Delhi.
22-Allahabad High Court’s Justice Narayan Shukla is likely the fourth judge to face impeachment proceedings in the last 25 years.
23-Former President Pranab Mukherjee has launched ‘Pranab Sir ki Pathsahala’ at Jalandhar-based Lovely Professional University (LPU).
24-The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has praised Morocco’s economic reforms.
25- Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) legislator Yogendra Mahto awarded three years imprisonment in a coal theft case.
26- Errol D’Souza has been appointed Director of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA) for five years.
27-Magahi writer Shesh Anand Madhukar has been awarded Sahitya Akademi’s Bhasha Samman.
28- The former Tripura Chief Minister Samir Ranjan Barman to contest assembly polls as Independent from Bishalgarh assembly constituency.
29-Sachin Tendulkar to grace in the IDBI Federal Life Insurance Kolkata Full Marathon in Kolkata.
30-Anu Kumar of Uttarakhand won the first gold medal of the Khelo India School Games (KISG).
31-Vidarbha won Cooch Behar U19 trophy.
32-Railways Minister Piyush Goyal said that Railways will set up a coach factory in Maharashtra’s Latur district.
33-Odisha has won ‘Geospatial World Excellence Award-2018‘ for successful IT application through its i3MS web-based software.
34- West Bengal government has introduced a new scheme ‘Rupashree’ for marriage assistance to girls. Earlier, the government rolled out ‘Kanyashree’ project for empowering adolescent girls.
35-Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Tripura twice to hold public meetings ahead of the February 18 Assembly election.
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