Monday, January 02, 2017

Daily Current Affairs for Competitive Exams Preparation

Hello friends a new initiative of providing you with quality, targeted, concise and crisp current affairs has been started by us from 30th December 2016. The current affairs will be updated at www.currentaffairsdaily.in with links of articles also provided on this page.

January 2016

Important Points of PM Narendra Modi New Year Speech
Some facts about Agni IV which was test fired successfully on 2nd January 2017
Punjab National Bank and Union Bank of India also cut their interest rates
Supreme Court rules that party leaders can’t ask for votes on Caste, Community or Communal grounds
Aviation Turbine Fuel, Petrol and Diesel rates hiked
Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts doubled after demonetisation
Smart Sensors and Laser Walls to be deployed at India Bangladesh border in West Bengal
SBI reduces Marginal Cost of Lending Rate(MCLR) by 90 basis points

December 2016

Digital Wallet to deposit Government School Fees in Haryana
J & K CM Mehbooba Mufti launched SMIS, U-DISE and Vocational Monitoring Details Portal
Pakistan seeks US support over alleged IWT violations by India
New Army and Air Force Chief take charge
Anil Baijal is Delhi’s new Lieutenant Governor
Phase I of Coastal Surveillance Radar Completed with 5 lakh lines of code
Major Mineral Mining Leases of Pre-Auction period rendered void by the Supreme Court
Relief as Daily ATM Cash Withdrawal limit to be ₹4500 from 1st January 2017
Government Recognition to Indian Olympic Association Withdrawn over President’s Appointment
National Exit Test (NEXT) for Doctor tag according to Draft Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill 2016
Leap Second to be Inserted in Indian Standard Time to Account for Slow Earth Rotation
India to Provide additional 80 MW power to Nepal
MARS Curiosity of NASA has discovered Purple Rocks on Mars
Promulgation of the Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Ordinance, 2016 Approved
China again blocks India’s move to blacklist JeM Masood Azhar
Rabi Crops Insurance Deadline Extended Till 10th December
Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM App) Launched for Aadhaar based Mobile Payment
India Curious about China’s Plans regarding Maulana Masood Azhar
Prime Minister will address the Nation regarding Demonetization gains