General Awareness for various competitive examinations
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We know the importance of Current Affairs mainly general awareness, GK (General Knowledge) in various competitive exams for aspirants.
We are publishing general awareness notes, bits and study material daily.
These notes are extremely useful for all types of exams including Bank Exams.
General Awareness bits help in the last minute preparation for various exams.
1- Indian Railways launched an integrated mobile application to cater to various passenger requirements over & above ticket booking.
The app is called Rail SAARTHI & was launched by Railway Minister.
2-Hindenberg Line ‐ Boundary line between Germany and Poland to which German retreated in 1917 during the First World War.
3- Dinesh Srivastava has been appointed as the Chief Executive of Nuclear Fuel Complex (NFC).
4- The Indian Coast Guard Day is celebrated every year on 1st February.
5-Maharashtra Government has approved Ghodazari in the Chandrapur district as a new wildlife sanctuary in the state.
6- Magadhi language Writer Shesh Anand Madhukar has been honoured with Sahitya Akademi Bhasha Samman award.
7-Karnataka Government has decided to include lessons on road safety in the school syllabus from the academic year 2019-20.
8-Global Democracy Index is released by Economist Intelligence Unit.
9-The government is going to set up a defence innovation centre in Coimbatore.
10-Flamingo festival is celebrated in Andhra Pradesh.
11-World’s largest ice festival is celebrated in China.
12-John Young recently passed away. He was Astronaut.
13-Nelapattu Brid Sanctuary is situated in Andhra Pradesh.
14-Recently, Common Mobility Card has been launched in New Delhi.
15-Green Bonds– It is a tax-exempt bond which is issued for the investment in green projects or for the development of Brownfield sites.
16-Callable Bonds– It is a debt security which is issued by the company and sold to investors.
17-FICCI – Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry. It is formed in 1927, headquartered at New Delhi.
18-The World Economic Forum has ranked India at 30th position on a global manufacturing index.
19- Recently, Paul Romer has resigned from the chief economist position of World Bank.
20-In 1990 RBI took initiative for the electronic clearing service in order to enhance better payment and settlement system in India.
21-The Institute of Bioresearches and Sustainable Laboratory (IBSD)has set up a floating laboratory on Loktak lake for monitoring its water quality.
22-The first edition of the Indo-French Knowledge Summit for university, scientific and technology cooperation was recently held in New Delhi.
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