Sunday, March 24, 2019

Current Affairs: 21, 22, 23 and 24 March 2019 | GK Update

Italy becomes the first G7 nation to join China's BRI.

Ministry of Defence: "Government appoints Vice Admiral Karambir Singh as the next Chief of Naval Staff. Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba will vacate the office on 31 May 2019."

Justice Pinaki Ghose takes oath as the first Lokpal of India.

Karnataka Municipalities Minister C S Shivalli has passed away at a hospital in Hubli, due to a heart attack.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Daily Current Affairs Update: 20th March 2019

Jammu & Kashmir: Air Commodore Ajay Singh Pathania took over the command of Air Force Station Jammu as the Air Officer Commanding (AOC) from Air Commodore SK Mishra today.

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant wins floor test after 20 MLAs voted in his favor in the state assembly. 20 MLAs voted for the motion (11 BJP, 3 Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party, 3 Goa Forward Party, and 3 Independents) and 15 MLAs voted against the motion (14 Congress and 1 NCP) in the Goa assembly.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Current Affairs: 19th March 2019 | Daily GK Update

Panaji: Pramod Sawant takes charge as the new Chief Minister of Goa.

President Ram Nath Kovind confers Shaurya Chakra award upon Irfan Ramzan Sheikh of Jammu & Kashmir, for foiling an attack by three terrorists on his house in 2017 when he was 14 years old.

Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind confers 'Uttam Yudh Seva Medal' to Lieutenant General Anil Kumar Bhatt for successful conduct of counter-terrorist operations under him in Jammu & Kashmir.

Monday, March 18, 2019

Current Affairs: 18th March 2019 | Daily GK Update

India and Maldives sign an agreement on Exemption from Visa Requirement for Holders of Diplomatic and Official Passports .

India and Maldives sign an MoU regarding Indian Grant Assistance for Implementation of High Impact Community Development Projects through Local Bodies .

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Current Affairs: 16th and 17th March 2019: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has passed away

Manohar Parrikar has passed away:
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has passed away. Manohar Parrikar was an Indian politician and leader of Bharatiya Janata Party who was the Chief Minister of Goa from 14 March 2017 till his death. Previously he was Chief Minister of Goa from 2000 to 2005 and from 2012 to 2014.
Born: 13 December 1955, Goa
Died: 17 March 2019

Friday, March 15, 2019

Current Affairs from 8th March to 15th March 2019 | GK Update

India successfully carried out trial of the Man Portable Anti Tank Guided Missile (MP-ATGM) being developed for infantry troops of the Army. The DRDO carried out the trial of the missile with 2-3 km strike range last night in Rajasthan desert.

Karnataka: Basava Dharma Peetha President and Lingayat pontiff Maate Mahadevi passes away at Manipal hospital in Bengaluru.

#PresidentKovind presents Shaurya Chakra to Major Aditya Kumar, 10th Batallion, Garhwal Rifles for displaying meticulous planning and gallant action during an operation that eliminated four terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Daily Current Affairs: 6th and 7th March 2019

Madhya Pradesh: Indore emerged as India’s Cleanest City for the 3rd year running, in Swachh Survekshan 2019.

National Human Rights Commission of India (NHRC): Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions, GANHRI ratifies the position of Justice H.L. Dattu, Chairperson, NHRC, India as a member of its bureau in Geneva, Switzerland.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Daily Current Affairs: 4th and 5th March 2019 | GK Update

Air India has issued a circular to all cabin crew and cockpit crew directing them to say 'Jai Hind' after any announcement onboard.

Punjab: 100-feet tall tricolor installed at Ludhiana railway station.

Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off and inaugurates extension to Metro Rail projects in Ahmedabad.

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Daily Current Affairs: 03rd March 2019 | GK Update

NASA: After making 18 orbits of Earth since its launch, SpaceX Dragon capsule successfully attached to the International Space Station via “soft capture” at 5:51am ET while the station was traveling just north of New Zealand.

AK–203 is latest derivative of legendary AK-47 rifle. India has signed deal with Russian firm to manufacture 750,000 of these assault rifles which would be given to Army's infantry troops.

Former Chief Justice of Guwahati High Court Ajit Singh appointed as the first Lokayukta of Odisha.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Daily Current Affairs: 2nd March 2019 | Read Here

Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari inaugurates a flyover at the Dhaula Kuan junction in Delhi.

Samjhauta Express services to resume from India from March 3.

DRDO Chief G. Satheesh Reddy has been conferred with an award by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics for his contribution to the field of missile technology development.