Bank Merger-Economy-31 August 2019

Read the latest Current Affairs about Bank Merger. Important for all Competitive exams- UPSC, SSC, and Banking. Bank Merger is a very important topic for UPSC aspirants. 1.Bank Merger Government of India has announced the merger of 10 public sector banks (PSBs) into 4 banks. About: Under the scheme of amalgamation,Indian Bank will be merged with Allahabad Bank (anchor bank – Indian Bank);PNB, OBC and United Bank to be merged (PNB will be the anchor bank);Union Bank of India, Andhra Bank and Corporation Bank to be merged (anchor bank -…

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Sports Current Affairs-30 August 2019

Read Latest Sports Current Affairs for all Competitive Exams – UPSC, SSC, and Banking. And Sports Current Affairs is a very important topic for UPSC Aspirants. 1.FIT INDIA MOVEMENT Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Fit India Movement on the occasion of National Sports Day. About: In fact, The Fit India movement is aimed at encouraging people to inculcate physical activity and sports in their day to day life.Specifically, PM Modi said many lifestyle diseases like diabetes, hypertension is increasing in India and small lifestyle changes can prevent these diseases.Besides,…

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Ministry Of Health-Current Affairs-29 August 2019

Read Current Affairs related to the Ministry Of Health Important for UPSC, SSC, and Banking. Moreover, Ministry Of Health is a very important topic for UPSC Aspirants 1.JAN AUSHADHI SUGAM; JAN AUSHADHI SUVIDHA Union Minister for Chemicals made announcements related to “Janaushadhi Sugam” and “Jan Aushadhi Suvidha Oxo-Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin.” About:  Union Minister for Chemicals launched a mobile application “Jan Aushadhi Sugam” to enable people to search Jan Aushadhi generic medicine stores.He also announced that “Jan Aushadhi Suvidha Oxo-Biodegradable Sanitary Napkin” will now be available at only One Rupee per pad (earlier the…

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Economy Of India-Current Affairs-28 August 2019

Read the Current Affairs related to the Economy Of India for all competitive exams – UPSC, SSC, and Banking. Economy Of India is a very important topic for UPSC aspirants. 1.BIMAL JALAN COMMITTEE ( Economy Of India ) RBI has decided to transfer a sum of ₹1.7 Lakh crore to the Government of India – comprising of ₹1.2 Lakh crore of surplus for the year 2018-19 and ₹52,637 crore of excess provisions identified as per the revised Economic Capital Framework (ECF) adopted – to address the fiscal situation of the…

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Environment and Ecology-27 August 2019

Read information on Environment and Ecology topic for all competitive exams- UPSC, SSC, Banking. Environment and Ecology is a very important topic for UPSC Aspirants. 1.AMAZON FIRES (Environment and Ecology) Over the last several days, the Amazon rainforest has been burning – mostly caused by farmers clearing land – at a rate that has alarmed environmentalists and governments worldwide. Trend this year:  There have been more than 72,800 fires in Brazil this year, with more than half in the Amazon region — an 80% increase compared with the same period…

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India Relations with Other Countries-26 August 2019

Read India Relations with Other Countries latest topic for all competitive exams-UPSC, SSC, BANKING. India Relations with Other Countries important for UPSC aspirants. India Relations with Other Countries getting stronger day by day. 1.INDIA RELATIONS WITH UAE Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid a state visit to United Arab Emirates (UAE) on 23-24 August 2019. Order of Zayed:  PM Modi was honoured with the ‘Order of Zayed’, the UAE’s highest civilian award, as a mark of appreciation for his efforts to boost bilateral ties between the two nations. Certainly, the award is…

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Current Affairs Today-24 August 2019

Current Affairs Today For all Competitive exams- UPSC, SSC, Banking. To boost your knowledge read Current Affairs Today. Consequently, By reading these Current Affairs Today you can easily crack Government Exams. 1.FISCAL STIMULUS Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a number of measures to boost growth. Some of the steps announced are: Controversial surcharge on Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) withdrawn. But increased surcharge will apply to high net-worth individuals earning more than ₹2 crore a year.At the same time, Violations of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) rules not treated as criminal…

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Daily Current Affairs – 23 August 2019

Read Daily Current Affairs for all competitive exams – UPSC, SSC, and Banking, etc. Update your knowledge with Daily Current Affairs. And, by Daily Current Affairs our general knowledge will be updated. 1.‘SAN-SADHAN’ HACKATHON The Government of India has invited applications for its latest initiative called the ‘San-Sadhan’ Hackathon – for Divyangjan accessible toilets. About:  Objective: ‘San-Sadhan’ Hackathon is an initiative under the Swachh Bharat Mission Meanwhile, to ease the lives of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) by making toilets smarter, more accessible, and easier to use. Bodies involved: The initiative is being organized…

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Current Affairs in India -22 August 2019

Current Affairs in India for all Competitive Exams – UPSC, SSC, and Banking. Latest Current Affairs in India 2019. 1.REVIEW OF SEBI (FOREIGN PORTFOLIO INVESTORS) REGULATIONS The SEBI has simplified the compliance requirements for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs). To make the regulatory framework more investor-friendly. Key aspects of revised regulations include:  To simplify the registration process and to bring about ease in compliance requirements for FPIs.The broad-based eligibility criteria for institutional foreign investors done away with.On reviewing the risk profiling of the FPIs, FPIs may be re-categorize into two categories, instead of…

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Banking Sector-Current Affairs 2019-21 August 2019

Check out the recent changes done in the Banking Sector. For all Competitive Exams – UPSC, SSC, and Banking Sector Exams, etc. 1.Monetary Policy Statement Reserve Bank of India (Banking Sector) cut repo rate by 35 basis points to 5.40 %. Key highlights of the monetary policy statement:  On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation. The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to reduce the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 35 basis points (bps) from 5.75 % to 5.40 %…

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