Current Affairs for various competitive examinations- July 7, 2019
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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.
Current Affairs bits help in the last minute preparation for various exams.
Current Affairs One-Liners help a lot.
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1- Google doodle has celebrated FIFA Women’s WC final in Lyon, France.
2- A play and pause button soon on its Chrome browser’s toolbar. It will help users regardless of where it’s coming from.
3-Haryanvi folk singer Sapna Chaudhary has joined BJP.
4- UCC- Uniform Civil Code; CSS- Centrally Sponsored Schemes; LJP- Lok Janshakti Party; IBC- Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
5-Ace shuttler Parupalli Kashyap has entered final of Canada Open beating fourth seed Wang Tzu Wei of Chinese Taipei.
6-The Uttarakhand government to ban single-use plastics in government offices.
7-Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar has backed India for World Cup 2019 title win on July 14 at Lord’s in London.
8-Asia Book of Records has felicitated Dinesh Sudharshan Soi as one of the finest casting directors.
9-The Odisha government to form new health policy to doctors’ brain drain.
10- 7th July is Global Forgiveness Day.
* The Christian Embassy of Christ’s Ambassadors has created this day in 1994.
11- 7th July is also World Chocolate Day.
12- According to the Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Rattan Lal Kataria, there are over 10.38 crore senior citizens in India.
* Uttar Pradesh has more than one crore 54 lakh. It is next followed by Maharashtra by one crore 11 lakh.
13- A fraud of Rs 3,805.15 crore by Bhushan Power & Steel Ltd is detected by Punjab National Bank (PNB).
14-Quick Heal Technologies is the 1st Indian firm to be granted a US patent for an anti-ransomware technology.
* It is Pune-based cybersecurity.
15- According to the Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey, the Aadhaar card can be quoted for cash transactions above Rs 50,000 where PAN was considered as a must.
16- Virat Kohli has created a record of becoming the 3rd Indian batsman after Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly to score 1,000 runs in World Cup history.
17-India opener Rohit Sharma has become the 1st-ever batsman to smash five hundred in a World Cup.
* Rohit Sharma reached his century mark against Sri Lanka off 92 balls in 2019 World Cup.
18-India has defeated Sri Lanka by 7 wickets at Leeds to go top of the 2019 World Cup.
19- English umpire Ian Gould’s umpiring career has ended during India’s clash with Sri Lanka at the World Cup at Headingley.
20- According to the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju, 3 Sports Centre of Excellence will be set up in Itanagar.
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