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[+] Current Affairs of Today, January 31, 2018
  • Indian-american adobe ceo shantanu narayen to lead usispf board.
  • India becomes third largest producer of crude steel.
  • India to witness super blue moon with lunar eclipse.
  • Union government signs $250 million loan agreement with adb.
  • Environment minister harshvardhan launches petaflop super computer.
  • Indian navy launches third scorpene class submarine karanj.
  • Himachal pradesh launches zero budget natural farming project to promote organic farming.
  • India ranks 6th in the list of wealthiest countries.
  • Sharath kamal wins table tennis nationals championship.
  • Prime minister narendra modi launched 1st khelo india school games.

[+] Current Affairs of Tuesday, January 30, 2018
  • Sandeep lamichhane becomes 1st nepal player to get ipl contract.
  • Asias biggest auto testing track inaugurated in madhya pradesh.
  • Paytm, alibabas agtech holdings launch new mobile gaming platform.
  • Economic survey 2018: complete analysis report.
  • Indian beats of beating retreat 2018 enthrall audiences.
  • Vinbax: india and vietnam hold first military exercise in jabalpur.

[+] Current Affairs of Monday, January 29, 2018
  • Himachal chief minister launches 'shakti' app for women's safety.
  • NASA's challenger 10 blew up 73 secs after launch killing 7.
  • Prime minister narendra modi appeals to political parties to extend full cooperation to make the session productive.
  • Union minister smriti irani attends leadership conclave organised by art of living in new delhi.

[+] Current Affairs of Sunday, January 28, 2018
  • West bengal's first floating market opens in kolkata.
  • Five hundred million go missing in largest cryptocurrency hack ever.
  • Airasia india passengers volume up 79% to 1.42 million in q3.
  • Softbank may back indian insurance startup policybazaar.
  • Veteran bengali actress supriya devi passes away.
  • Union government relaxes norms of atal pension yojana to expand coverage.
  • Finance minister arun jaitley aim to ease doing business in india.
  • India committed to take bilateral relations with cambodia to new high and two countries sign four mous.
  • Punjab government launches mahatma gandhi sarbat vikas yojana.
  • Worlds second largest food producer india ranks under severe hunger levels.

[+] Current Affairs of Saturday, January 27, 2018
  • Usha ananthasubramanian became first woman iba chief.
  • Kolkata becomes 1st indian metro to get a floating market.
  • Padma awards 2018 announced full list of recipients.
  • WEF launches global centre for cybersecurity.
  • Union government announces pms shram awards for 2016 to 50 workers.
  • Rotavac is first india-designed vaccine to pass who test.
  • India and vietnam release first-ever commemorative stamps.
  • Doomsday clock set to 2 mins to midnight closest since 1953.
  • India beat japan 4-2 in four nations invitational tournament.
  • Small finance banks and payment banks to offer atal pension yojana.
  • India and asean nations agree to enhance maritime cooperation.

[+] Current Affairs of Friday, January 26, 2018
  • Microsoft AI to enhance translations of indian languages.
  • UDAN Phase-II: 325 routes awarded; 40% for north east hills.
  • Vodafone and flipkart tie up for 4G smartphones.
  • NSIC Inks Pact With Malaysias SME Corporation.
  • Ministry of road transport & highways signs MoU with IL&FS for construction of zojila tunnel.
  • India ranks 177 In environmental performance index.
  • Narayanan appointed director of ISROs liquid propulsion systems centre.
  • Prime minister narendra modi holds bilateral talks with 3 ASEAN leaders.
  • SARAS PT1N: Upgraded indigenous transport aircraft makes successful maiden flight.
  • India ranks 81st On global talent competitiveness index.

[+] Current Affairs of Thursday, January 25, 2018
  • Rapid reporting system for sag launched on national girl child day.
  • IOB and nhb tie up for rural housing push.

[+] Current Affairs of Wednesday, January 24, 2018
  • Ayush minister lays foundation stone for homeopathy research institute in jaipur.
  • Shah rukh khan honoured with crystal award at world economic forum.
  • Andhra pradesh and zurich sign sister state agreement.
  • India inks $120 million loan agreement with world bank to fund improved water supply in uttarakhand.
  • World economic forum summit in switzerland concludes.
  • First international dam safety conference held in thiruvananthapuram.
  • Rachel morrison 1st oscar nominated female cinematographer.
  • NIIF makes its first investment partnered with dp world.
  • Lifter rakhi halder created a new national record.
  • India to host 16th international energy forum meet.

[+] Current Affairs of Thuesday, January 23, 2018
  • Malta's valletta becomes europe's capital of culture.
  • Sri lanka bans import of non-airbag equipped vehicles from july 1.
  • China adds 24 gw in just two months making it biggest producer of solar energy.
  • India to grow at 7.4% in 2018: international monetary fund.
  • Vice president venkaiah naidu urges medical researches to explore ancient methods to cure cancer.
  • Shuttler siddharth singh wins swedish open junior badminton title.

[+] Current Affairs of Monday, January 22, 2018
  • Prime minister narendra modi leaves for davos to attend world economic forum.
  • Anandiben patel named as new madhya pradesh governor.
  • Meity launches cyber surakshit bharat to strengthen cybersecurity.
  • India defeats pakistan to win blind cricket world cup 2018.

[+] Current Affairs of Sunday, January 21, 2018
  • Fourth india international science festival to be held in lucknow.
  • Arun jaitley launches national csr data portal & corporate data portal.
  • US intel uses voice-matching technology to track people.
  • Under-19 world cup: india registers emphatic victory over zimbabwe.
  • Apple named the world's most admired company for 2018.
  • NASA develops aircraft that can fold wings mid-flight.
  • Indian shuttler divij sharan, rohan bopanna progress to round 3 in australian open.
  • Mauritius largest source of fdi in india - reserve bank of india.
  • Uttarkhand to use ultrasound method to detect pregnancy in wild animals.
  • NDRF celebrated its 13th raising day.

[+] Current Affairs of Saturday, January 20, 2018
  • India to set up $350 million fund to finance solar projects.
  • Whatsapp unveils business app for android.
  • Union government announces list of 9 new smart cities.
  • India became 43rd member of australia group.
  • President ram nath kovind unveils book on self-development in delhi.
  • S Selvakumar appointed as cmd of spmcil.
  • India to offer yoga classes at world economic forum.
  • INS vikramaditya formally affiliated to bihar regiment.
  • Iconic cartoonist chandi lahiri passes away.

[+] Current Affairs of Friday, January 19, 2018
  • HDFC bank becomes 1st indian bank to cross rs5 trillion market capitalisation.
  • Virat kohli named as captain of iccs test and odi teams of the year.
  • Israel pm addresses india-israel business summit in mumbai.
  • Union government planning to set up of cyber warrior police force to tackle internet-related crimes.
  • Maharashtra becomes first state to unveil public cloud policy.
  • NPPA fixes retail price of 30 drug formulations.
  • India ratings projects economic growth at 7.1 next fiscal.
  • Elections dates in tripura, meghalaya and nagaland declared.

[+] Current Affairs of Thursday, January 18, 2018
  • IWDRI-2018 concluded successfully in new delhi.
  • Ministry of petroleum launches saksham 2018 campaign.
  • India and sri lanka sign 4 agreements for collaboration in ict sector.
  • Vijay kumar appointed as md and ceo of ncdex.
  • Actor sudhir dalvi gets janakavi p sawlaram award.
  • Odisha cm launches mukhyamantri kalakar sahayata yojana.
  • India attends its 1st sco military cooperation meeting in beijing.
  • Bank of baroda partners with invoicemart as a treds partner.

[+] Current Affairs of Wednesday, December 17, 2017
  • Indian oil signed agreement with 2 israeli firms.
  • Prime minister narendra modi inaugurates project commencement of rajasthan's first oil refinery in barmer.
  • Third raisina dialogue held in new delhi.
  • Donald trump awarded bravery medal for scolding pakistan over terrorism.
  • China builds world's biggest air purifier.
  • Jammu and kashmir finance minister haseeb drabu announces industrial development scheme.
  • ISRO releases 1st image taken by recently launched satellite.

[+] Current Affairs of Tuesday, January 16, 2018
  • India and israel sign 9 agreements in space, defence, cybersecurity.
  • India emerging as a biggest tourism hub across the globe; over 11 lakh tourists arrived new delhi in dec 2017.
  • Air indias new year gift to women: gives reservation for women in seats.
  • Sixty fifth meeting of central advisory board of education held in new delhi.
  • Digital launch of i4fund call for proposal website at india-israel business summit.
  • India and us join hands to enhance effectiveness of information exchange and transparency.
  • Romanian pm mihai tudose resigns after losing party support.

[+] Current Affairs of Monday, January 15, 2018
  • IDFC bank capital first to merge in share swap deal.
  • India, top borrower from china-sponsored aiib in 2017.
  • Federal bank ties up with hedge equities.
  • BSE's india international exchange lists irfc's first green bond.
  • Anil khanna to head ioa finance commission.
  • Seventh army day is celebrated on 15th january 2018.
  • WEF ranks india 30th on global manufacturing index.
  • Indias first agri-options unveiled for doubling farmers income.
  • Indias first-ever fdi in fertiliser sector: yara acquires tata chemicals urea plant.
  • India contributes $50,000 to un youth envoys office.
  • India and britain pens down to deport illegal indian migrants.

[+] Current Affairs of Sunday, January 14, 2018
  • Actress kajol named advocacy ambassador for swachh aadat swachh bharat initiative.
  • India emerges as a top borrower from china sponsored aiib in 2017.
  • South australia planning to build the worlds largest thermal solar plant.
  • India signs pact with uk on illegal migrants.
  • ISRO is set to conduct a bungee jump on chandrayaan 2.
  • Saudi arabia opens its first women only car showroom in jeddah.
  • Telecom regulator trai cuts isd incoming call termination rate to 30 paise.
  • Facebook co founder zuckerberg loses 4th richest persons spot to zara founder.
  • Nitin gadkari proposes creating worlds largest garden in mumbai.
  • As per the national survey, bihar is the poorest state in india, delhi richest.

[+] Current Affairs of Saturday, January 13, 2018
  • Gallup international survey ranked indian pm narendra modi as the no. 3 world leader.

[+] Current Affairs of Friday, January 12, 2018
  • Indian-origin businessman sunny verghese appointed as wbcsd chairman
  • Ministry of railway launches sfoorti application.
  • IOA appoints harjinder singh as 'chef de mission' for winter olympics 2018.
  • ISRO's pslv-c40 lifts off from sriharikota.

[+] Current Affairs of Thursday, January 11, 2018
  • Karnataka tops states with investment intentions of rs. 1.49 lakh crore.
  • Paytm launches investment arm, to invest $10 million.
  • Aditya mehta wins kolkata open 2018 international invitation snooker championship.
  • Flipkart's phonepe inks pact with freecharge.
  • Union cabinet approves amendments in fdi policy, policies further liberalized.
  • Dr Sivan k appointed as new isro chairman.

[+] Current Affairs of Wednesday, January 10, 2018
  • Intels mobileye will have 2 million cars on roads building hd maps this year.
  • World bank projects indias growth rate at 7.3% in 2018.
  • Anchal thakur bags bronze india's 1st international medal in skiing.
  • A R Rahman becomes sikkims brand ambassador.
  • Indian railways launches transparent and efficient new online vendor registration system.

[+] Current Affairs of Thuesday, January 09, 2018
  • Haryana becomes first state to launch high risk pregnancy portal.
  • Bilateral annual haj 2018 agreement between india and saudi arabia signed.
  • Philippe coutinho joins barcelona becomes 2nd most expensive transfer in world soccer history.
  • Iran bans teaching of english language in primary schools to fight against western cultural invasion.
  • Prime minister narendra modi inaugurates 1st pio parliamentary conference in delhi.
  • Indias 1st multi-petaflop supercomputer pratyush dedicated to nation.
  • Delhi government launches common card for bus & metro rides.
  • Worlds largest ice festival held in china.
  • Germany denies achieving climate change goal till 2020.
  • Direct tax collections for fy 2017-18 show growth of 18.2% up to december, 2017.
  • Union government to raise territorial army battalion of ex-armymen to clean ganga.
  • Union government to launch new scheme for free treatment of hepatitis c.

[+] Current Affairs of Monday, January 08, 2017
  • Elina svitolina wins brisbane international.
  • Sports minister rathore launches 'khelo india' logo.
  • Federer-bencic lead switzerland to hopman cup title.
  • Gilles simon wins inaugural tata open title.
  • West bengal bags first prize for implementation of e-tendering process.
  • Pakistan frees 147 indian fishermen on humanitarian grounds.

[+] Current Affairs of Sunday, January 07, 2017
  • Prime minister narendra modi to address conference of top police officers at mp's tekanpur.
  • Union government created a positive environment to promote entrepreneurship: rathore.
  • Income tax department launches on-line chat service.
  • Paytm payments bank and indusind tie up for fd facility.
  • Indian railways hrd and s&t ministry ink mou on technology mission for indian railways.
  • HRD ministry releases all india higher education survey.
  • Forex reserves scale record high of $409.366 billion in december 2017.
  • Atal pension yojana reaches subscriber base of 80 lakhs.

[+] Current Affairs of Saturday, January 06, 2018
  • RBI introduces new Rs.10 banknote in mahatma gandhi series.
  • India GDP growth likely at 6.5% in 2017-18: CSO.
  • Sushma swaraj 3 nation visit: co-chairs meeting of india-indonesia joint commission.
  • Defence ministry clears arms procurement contracts worth Rs2,420 crore for navy and army.

[+] Current Affairs of Friday, January 05, 2018
  • Namami gange projects worth rs. 295 crore approved by nmcg.
  • Health ministry and tata memorial centre launches india's first digital online oncology tutorial.

[+] Current Affairs of Thursday, January 04, 2018
  • Nabard sanctions rs. 10,000 crores loan for odishas agriculture and rural infrastructural development.
  • Gail commissions india's second-largest rooftop solar plant in uttar pradesh.
  • Six countries to enter un security council.
  • Madhya pradesh to set tourism plan worth rs 100 crores.
  • India and myanmar land border crossing agreement approved.
  • Sushma swaraj embarked on tour of 3 southeast asian nations.
  • Prime minister narendra modi and president vladimir putin reiterate their commitment to strengthen indo-russia strategic ties.
  • Central government contours of electoral bonds scheme.
  • Union cabinet approves establishment of new aiims at bilaspur.
  • India and israel signed mou on cooperation in oil and gas sector.
  • Rajinder khanna appointed as deputy national security adviser.

[+] Current Affairs of Wednesday, January 03, 2018
  • Pankaj jain assumes charge as iifcl managing director.
  • India to purchase 240 bombs,131 barak missiles to strengthen its defence.
  • First draft of national register of citizens in assam released.
  • Eastern railway arranges special trains for ganga sagar mela.
  • India exempts biometric enrolment for cruise tourists arriving with e-visa aims to boost tourism.
  • Pakistan state bank allows use of chinese currency yuan for bilateral trade & investment activities.
  • G sathiyan becomes indias highest-ranked player in latest ittf rankings.
  • One hundred seventy first araadhanai music festival begins in tamil nadu.
  • Reserve bank of india bonds scheme being replaced by 7.75% savings bonds scheme.

[+] Current Affairs of Thuesday, January 02, 2018
  • Vidarbha defeats delhi to win ranji trophy for the first time.
  • Vinay sahasrabuddhe named as iccr chief.
  • Israel withdraws from UNESCO.
  • Arunachal pradesh declared open defecation free.
  • Nepal bans solo climbing on mount everest.
  • India hosting 10 asean leaders on republic day 2018.
  • Vijay keshav gokhale appointed as foreign secretary.
  • Indian golfer shiv kapur wins royal cup at pattaya.
  • State bank of india reduces base rate and benchmark prime lending rates each by 30 bps.

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