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  • Current Affairs 26 March 2019 Digest 2: Indian Navy’s nuclear training facility launched, Mitra Shakti-VI begins

    The Indian Navy's state of the art Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Training Facility has been inaugurated by Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba at INS Shivaji, Lonavala. The new facility will train personnel of naval ships fitted with nuclear, biological and chemical detection and protection systems.

    4 hrs ago
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 25 March 2019

    Jet Airways Founder and Chairman Naresh Goyal and his wife Anita Goyal have resigned from the board amid the reports of looming financial crisis in the airlines. The board of Jet Airways accepted their resignation. Naresh Goyal is presently in London and addressed all 23,000 employees from there.

    23 hrs ago
  • Current Affairs in Short: 25 March 2019

    American mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck won the Abel Prize 2019. Uhlenbeck’s breakthrough work along with mathematician Jonathan Sacks was on “minimal surfaces such as the surface taken by a soap bubble.

    23 hrs ago
  • Current Affairs 25 March 2019 Digest 3: IAF inducts 4 Chinook Helicopters; New Naval Chief appointed

    The first batch of four Boeing heavy-lift Chinook Helicopters, CH-47F (I) was inducted in Indian Air Force (IAF) on March 25, 2019 at Air Force Station, Chandigarh. The Chinook helicopters arrived at the Mundra airport in Gujarat from the United States on February 10, 2019.

    1 day ago
  • Current Affairs 24 March 2019 Digest 1: World Tuberculosis Day 2019: How the Day was celebrated in India?

    Despite significant steps taken to end the epidemic, Tuberculosis remains the world’s deadliest infectious killer as around 4500 people die every day due to TB and around 30000 people fall ill with this curable disease.

    1 day ago
  • Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 18 March to 24 March 2019

    India gets its first Lokpal six years after the passage of Act, former Supreme Court judge, Pinaki Chandra Ghose was on March 19, 2019 appointed as India’s first Lokpal also known as the anti-corruption ombudsman.

    3 days ago
  • Current Affairs in Short: 22 March 2019

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that India has been one of the fastest growing large economies in the world. The IMF asserted that the country has carried out several key reforms in the last five years and more reforms are needed going forward to sustain the high growth.

    3 days ago
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 22 March 2019

    Kazakhstan's parliament on March 20, 2019 renamed its capital Astana as ‘Nursultan’ in honor of outgoing leader Nursultan Nazarbayev. Nursultan stands for “Sultan of Light” in Kazakh language, while, Astana means ‘capital’ in Kazakh language.

    3 days ago
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 20 March 2019

    India gets its first Lokpal six years after the passage of Act, former Supreme Court judge, Pinaki Chandra Ghose was on March 19, 2019 appointed as India’s first Lokpal also known as the anti-corruption ombudsman.

    Mar 20, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 20 March 2019

    Indian-origin Jagmeet Singh has created history in Canada by entering the House of Commons as the first non-white leader of a major opposition party in the country. The 40-year-old was elected as the leader of the New Democratic Party in the federal by-elections, held on February 25.

    Mar 20, 2019
  • Current Affairs 20 March 2019 Digest 4: 33rd edition of India-Indonesia Coordinated Patrol commences; India, Sri Lanka to conduct joint exercise 'Mitra Shakti-VI'

    The 33rd edition of the India-Indonesia Coordinated Patrol began on March 19, 2019. The coordinated patrol aims to underscore India’s peaceful presence and solidarity with friendly maritime neighbours in order to ensure good order in the maritime domain.

    Mar 20, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 19 March 2019

    Over 1000 people are feared to be dead due to Cyclone Idai that devastated Mozambique in March 2019. So far, officially 84 deaths have been registered. More than 100,000 people are in danger.

    Mar 19, 2019
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 19 March 2019

    Goa Legislative Assembly Speaker and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, Pramod Sawant was sworn-in as the 11th Chief Minister of Goa in a late-night ceremony, hours after his predecessor, Manohar Parrikar was cremated with state honours.

    Mar 19, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 18 March 2019

    Ahead of its planned second forum to promote its much-touted Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), China for the first time announced plans to seek global partners to join the project which drew criticism over its "predatory loans" leaving smaller countries in huge debt.

    Mar 18, 2019
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 18 March 2019

    The Union Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions on March 15, 2019 announced the increase in incentives of Central Government employees acquiring higher qualifications while serving in the job.

    Mar 18, 2019