CURRENT AFFAIRS 5 AUG-13 AUG 2014

  CURRENT AFFAIRS (5TH AUGUST-13TH AUGUST) 5th august Arvind Gupta, former Indian Foreign Service officer, was appointed as Deputy National Security Adviser (NSA) on 4 August 2014. Parupalli Kashyap on 3 August 2014 became the third Indian to win Gold medal in Badminton at Commonwealth Games Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on 4 August […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 24 JULY-4 AUGUST 2014

  CURRENT AFFAIRS(24th july-4th august) 24th july 1)     Air Algerie plane Boeing MD-83 went missing over Gao in Mali in Africa on 24 July 2014. 2)     India on 23 July 2014 voted in favour of United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution for a probe on Israel’s offensive in Gaza. 3)     Delhi HC rapped Delhi […]

COMMON WEALTH GAMES 2014

  COMMON WEALTH GAME Sglasgow, Scotland The 2014 Commonwealth Games (officially the XX Commonwealth Games) were held in Glasgow, Scotland, from 23 July to 3 August 2014. This is the 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games. The motto of Commonwealth Games 2014 is People, Place, Passion. Scotland has previously hosted the event twice, in 1970 and […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 18 JULY TO 23 JULY 2014

  CURRENT AFFAIRS (18-23RD JULY) 18th July Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane, MH-17, was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine near the Russian border on 17 July 2014. 7th India-Brazil-South Africa (IBSA) summit will be held in New Delhi, India in 2015 The five-judge Constitutional bench of Supreme Court on 15 July 2014 issued notice […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 4-17 JULY 2014

  Current affairs  4- 17 July 2014 4th july The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on 3 July 2014 approved 300 million US dollars loan to Assam to eliminate power inefficiencies in the State China – South Korea bilateral summit held in Seoul pushed for denuclearisation of North Korea ADB announced to provide 50 million US […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 16 JULY 2014

  CURRENT AFFAIRS – 16th JULY 2014 1. BRICS to create 100 billion dollar development bank and emergency reserve fund i. BRICS nations on 15 July 2014 signed a deal to create a new 100 billion US dollar development bank and emergency reserve fund. ii. The deal to from the bank was signed during the […]

FIFA FINAL: Germany beats Argentina, grabs Trophy

  FIFA FINAL: Germany beats Argentina, grabs Trophy Germany has won the FIFA World Cup 2014 on 13th July 2014 by defeating Argentina in Finals at the Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Germany’s Mario Goetze scored in the 113th minute to give Germany the world cup with a 1-0 win over Argentina. A total […]

Highlights of Union Budget 2014-15

  Highlights of Union Budget 2014-15  (date-11 July 2014)   Finance Minister Arun Jaitley detailed his budget for 2014-15 today, the first under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new government. Here are the highlights of Budget 2014: 1. Fiscal deficit target retained at 4.1% of GDP for current fiscal and 3.6 for 2015-16 and 3% for […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 2 JUNE-27 JUNE 14

  CURRENT AFFAIRS 2 JUNE-27 JUNE 14 2nd june 1. Telanagana is born as the 29th state of India on June 2, 2014; Telugu Rashtra Samithi supremo K Chandrasekhar Rao becomes its inaugural Chief Minister. 2. World No Tobacco Day 2014 is observed across the world on May 31. 3. Salvador Sanchez Ceren has been sworn […]

SBI CURRENT UPDATE JUNE 2014

    New Appointment in India 1. Narendra Damodardass Modi sworn in as the 15th Prime Minister of the country. The list of Cabinet Ministers includes: 2. Rajnath Singh: Home Minster 3. Sushma Swaraj: External Affairs & Overseas Indian Affairs 4. Arun Jaitley: Finance Corporate Affairs & Defence 5. M. Venkaiah Naidu: Urban Development Housing […]