Current Affairs for various competitive examinations- July 24, 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.
Current Affairs One-Liners help a lot.
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1-Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani is now the Chairperson of the ICC’s Financial and Commercial Affairs Committee (F&CA)
2- BJD- Biju Janata Dal
* AIFF- All India Football Federation
* CPP- Congress Parliamentary Party
* Congress Parliamentary Party Chief is Sonia Gandhi.
* DCC- Digital Communications Commission
* EHL- Euro Hockey League
* SAI- Sports Authority of India
* PPAs: Power Purchase Agreements
* RSS- Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh
* PKL- Pro Kabaddi League
* POCSO- Protection of Children from Sexual Offences
3- American tennis player Alison Riske has danced to Bollywood number at her wedding with Stephen Amritraj.
* Stephen Amritraj is the son of former Indian tennis player Anand Amritraj.
4- Biswa Bhusan Harichandan has taken oath as the Governor of Andhra Pradesh.
5-ServiceNow has appointed Arun Balasubramanian as Managing Director – India and Saarc.
6-Actor Rahul Bose charged Rs 442 for 2 bananas at a five-star hotel in Chandigarh.
7-Tripura Lok Sabha MP Pratima Bhowmik has donated first salary Rs 1,00,000 for Assam flood relief.
8-Information technology company Wipro has launched digital product compliance lab in Hyderabad.
9-Sri Lanka pacer Nuwan Kulasekara has retired from international cricket.
10-36th National Games will be held in Goa in November.
11-Canada’s Dejan Papik has been appointed as India’s table tennis coach
12-Tamil actor Vijay Sethupathi to portray the role of Sri Lankan spin bowler Muttiah Muralitharan in a biopic written and directed by MS Sripathy.
13-The Andhra Pradesh Assembly has passed a bill to reserve 75 percent of jobs meant for locals in all industries in the state.
14- The Law Ministry to launch a cohesive insurance scheme for lawyers.
15- Boris Johnson took over as Britain’s 77th Prime Minister.
16-Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has earned Rs Rs 6,289 crore revenue by launching 239 satellites.
17-A senior IPS officer V.K. Singh vows to make Hyderabad garbage-free city.
18-BJP MP Vishnu Dayal Ram calls dreaded terrorist Masood Azhar adding ‘ji’ to his name as part of slip of the tongue in LS.
19-Pakistan batsman Imam-ul-Haq has been accused of having multiple affairs and cheating on girls.
20- Kapil Dev, Ajit Agarkar, and Shantha Rangaswamy are the directors of the Indian Cricketers’ Association (ICA).
21-Former Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta is the latest La Liga Icon.
22-India’s fastest train Vande Bharat Express has completed its test run successfully from New Delhi to Katra in 8 hours.
23-The government will Install Solar projects of 40,000 MW by 2022.
24-Scientists in Bangladesh have developed Plastic-like Jute material.
25-National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has tied up with JCB for global RuPay card.
26- Reserve Bank of India has named B.P. Kanungo to run the monetary policy portfolio.
27-The first-ever simulated space warfare exercise ‘IndSpaceEx’ will be launched by India.
28-The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has celebrated the 159th Income Tax Day on 24th July.
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