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  • Current Affairs in Short: 19 February 2019

    Myanmar has set up a committee to discuss reforming the country's military-drafted constitution. This pits Aung San Suu Kyi's civilian government openly against the powerful armed forces for the first time over the incendiary issue.

    17 hrs ago
  • Current Affairs in Short: 18 February 2019

    The Central Reserve Police Force has decided to add new security features to its convoy movement in Jammu and Kashmir making its passage more safe and secured. The movement of civilian vehicles during the movement of the force has been totally stopped in the state.

    1 day ago
  • Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 11 February to 16 February 2019

    India has withdrawn the ‘Most-Favoured Nation’ status accorded to Pakistan following the Pulwama terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir that led to the killing of 37 CRPF personnel and injuring of many others.

    3 days ago
  • Current Affairs in Short: 15 February 2019

    Nations from across the globe have condemned the terror attack at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir, with US, Russia and France asserting that they stand with India in combating the menace of terrorism.

    Feb 15, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 14 February 2019

    The state government of Bihar has announced a universal old age pension scheme called Mukhyamantri Vridhajan Pension Yojna for all people above 60 years of age. The state also announced a pension of Rs 6,000 for journalists above 60 years of age.

    Feb 14, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 13 February 2019

    Under the Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY), 5,67,88,890 enrolments have been made till December 2018. Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana was launched on May 9, 2015.

    Feb 13, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 12 February 2019

    The decade from 2014 to 2023 could end up being the warmest in over 150 years of records. The global average temperature between now and 2023 is predicted to remain high. For the next five years, it will be one degree Celsius above pre-industrial levels.

    Feb 12, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 11 February 2019

    The Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Dharmendra Pradhan launched the ‘Dealer Owned Dealer Operated’ (DODO) model for setting up CNG stations. He released the general guidelines for the schemes, under which the entire earmarked dealer plot will be developed exclusively for setting up of CNG station and allied commercial activities at the discretion of CGD activities.

    Feb 11, 2019
  • 30 Most Important Current Affairs of January 2019

    Jagranjosh.com brings to you January 2019 monthly recap that summarises the top current affairs of the month, covering topics such as Union Budget 2019-20, 2019 Bharat Ratna Award, Padma Awards 2019, Kumbh Mela 2019, 10 percent reservations for Economically Weaker Sections, CBI-Alok Verma Dispute, ICC individual awards, Indian Railways recruitment, merger of banks, Brexit and Kalamsat satellite among others.

    Feb 9, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 8 February 2019

    The Reserve Bank of India in its Sixth Bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement 2018-19 reduced Repo Rate by 25 basis points to 6.25 percent. RBI's six-member Monetary Policy Committee also brought down Reverse Repo Rate to 6 percent.

    Feb 8, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 7 February 2019

    The Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Irani launched the India Size project in Mumbai on February 6, 2019. A first-of-its-kind project in the history of the country aims to arrive at a standard Indian Size for the ready-to-wear clothing industry, on the lines of the standardised sizes available in countries such as the USA and the UK.

    Feb 7, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 6 February 2019

    The government allowed export of bio-fuels from Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and export-oriented units (EoUs) with certain conditions. In August 2018, the government imposed restrictions on export of bio-fuels for non-fuel purposes.

    Feb 6, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 5 February 2019

    The Supreme Court has directed the Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to make himself available before CBI and faithfully cooperate with the agency in the investigation of cases arising out of the Sarada chit fund scam probe.

    Feb 5, 2019
  • Current Affairs in Short: 4 February 2019

    To ensure due compliance of the FDI policy on e-Commerce, Press Note 2 (2018) was issued. As per the policy, an entity having equity participation by e-commerce marketplace entity or its group companies, or having control on its inventory by e-commerce marketplace entity will not be permitted to sell its products on the platform run by such marketplace entity.

    Feb 4, 2019
  • Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 28 January to 2 February 2019

    The Union Minister of Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal has named India's first engineless train, Train 18 as the Vande Bharat Express, acknowledging its made-in-India status. The train was manufactured by the Integral Coach Factory in the period of 18 months under the 'Make in India' initiative of PM Narendra Modi.

    Feb 2, 2019