RBI keeps Repo Rate unchanged at 8%; SLR cut by 50 bps

  RBI keeps Repo Rate unchanged at 8%; SLR cut by 50 bps    (3 june 2014) Second Bi-Monthly Monetary Policy Statement, 2014-15 By Dr. Raghuram G Rajan, Governor   Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday kept key rates unchanged. While the repo rate was maintained at 8% and reverse repo rate at 7%, the […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 17 MAY -21 MAY 2014

  CURRENT AFFAIRS 17 MAY -21 MAY 2014 17th may Manmohan Singh resigns:- Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh met President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Saturday afternoon and submitted his resignation of his Council of Ministers. 81-year-old Dr. Singh drove to the Rasthrapati Bhavan from his official residence 7, Race Course Road, to […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 8 MAY TO 16 MAY 2014

CURRENT AFFAIRS 8 MAY TO 16 MAY 2014 8th May Niwatthamrong Boonsongpaisan become the interim PM of Thailand:- Thailand’s caretaker Cabinet has appointed a new acting Prime Minister after acourt removed Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra from office. Ms. Yingluck and nine Cabinet members were forced from power on Wednesday by the Constitutional Court, which found […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 1 MAY-7 MAY 2014

    CURRENT AFFAIRS 1 MAY TO 7 MAY 2014 1st May International Labour Day being observed today:- It is observed on May 1 every year to celebrate the achievements of workers. Labour Day has its origins in the labour union movement, specifically the eight-hour day movement, which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 18 April -30 April 2014

  CURRENT AFFAIRS 18 APRIL TO 30 MAY 2014 18th april The Election Commission has launched ‘Voter Education Channel’:-The Election Commission has launched its own internet-based media arm called ‘Voter Education Channel’.Numerous video clips featuring iconic personalities urging citizens to vote have been uploaded on the channel and can be viewed on social media platform YouTube.While the […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 11 APR TO 17 APR 2014

  11 April- 17 april 2014 11th April Viktor Orban re-elected as Prime Minister of Hungary:- Viktor Orban was re-elected as Prime Minister of Hungary for the second consecutive four-year term. The results of general elections were announced on 8 April 2014. The General parliamentary elections were held on 6 April 2014. Gavaskar appoints HDFC […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 5 APR TO 10 APR 2014

  5 April- 10 April 2014 5th april Marie-Lousie Coleiro Preca sworn-in as President of Malta:- Marie-Lousie Coleiro Preca was sworn-in as the President of Malta. She was named as President after being suggested by the Prime Minister,Joseph Muscat and approved by Parliament. She replaced George Abela from Labour Party whose term completed on 4 […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 28-4 APRIL 2014

CURRENT AFFAIRS  28TH TO 4TH APRIL 28th march The Supreme Court today handed over the reins of BCCI to Sunil Gavasker:- A bench of justices A K Patnaik and F M Ibrahim Kalifulla, which had yesterday proposed barring CSK and RR in the tournament, however, refused to pass order in this regard allowing them to […]

CURRENT AFFAIRS 15 TO 20 MARCH 2014

  CURRENT AFFAIRS 15-20 MARCH 15th MARCH Pawan Kalyan to launch ‘Jana Sena’ party:- Politics in Andhra Pradesh will take a crucial turn today as popular film star Pawan Kalyan launches his political party ‘Jana Sena’ this evening. Pawan Kalyan, brother of film star and Union Tourism Minister Konidela Chiranjeevi, will unveil the party flag […]