Current Affairs for various competitive examinations- July 21, 2019
Welcome to the Current Affairs section.
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.
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1- India set to get first dedicated lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender/transsexual(LGBT) hiring consultancy.
2-Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has defeated Keith Thurman to clinch WBA welterweight title in Las Vegas.
3-Zimbabwe players will not travel to Bangladesh for the triangular series including Afghanistan.
4-Former World Chess Champion Grandmaster Vladimir Borisovich Kramnik to coach young Indian chess players.
5-Indian stand-up comedian Manjunath Naidu died on stage during a stand-up act in Dubai.
6-ISRO chairman K. Sivan said that Chandrayaan-2 mission launch will start at 6.43 p.m. on Sunday.
7-Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu has lost to Japan’s Akane Yamaguchi in the final of Indonesia Open.
8-Lok Sabha member Ramchandra Paswan, younger brother of central Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has passed away due to cardiac arrest.
9- PDP- Peoples Democratic Party
* IIGP- The India Innovation Growth Programme
10-Bengali actress Rimjhim Mitra has joined BJP.
11-Vivek Kohli is the newly-elected chairman of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF).
12-Indian mixed doubles players G. Sathiyan and Archana Kamath won Gold defeating Singapore duo Peng Yu En Koen and Goi Rui Xuan at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Cuttack.
13- Fatema Sohail has accused her husband Mohsin Abbas Haider of domestic violence.
* Mohsin Abbas Haider is Pakistani actor and singer.
14-Uttarakhand government to bring a Benami property bill in the Assembly to check corruption.
15- The MoU between 3 Indian startups namely Terero Mobility, Sastra Robotics, and NoPo Nanotechnologies and US-based aerospace and defense company Lockheed Martin.
16-Senior Congress leader and EX- Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has passed away at the age of 81.
* She served for a period of 15 years from 1998 to 2013 as Chief Minister of Delhi, which is a record.
17- Senior IAS officer, Ajay Bhadoo is the Joint Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind.
18-Amit Burman is the new Chairman of FMCG major Dabur India.
19-Indian bodybuilder Ravinder Kumar Malik is the winner of Mr. South Asia title.
20-Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2019 has been passed by Lok Sabha.
* The Bill was introduced in Lok Sabha by Union Minister of Home Affairs, Amit Shah.
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