2018: Point-Wise Current-Affairs/GS Articles

  • Apr 5, 2018
  • 1 वर्तमान कार्य (Current Affairs: 2018 - in Hindi) (Part - 6) [ None ]

    पत्रकार करण थापर को मिला जी. के. रेड्‌डी पुरस्कार- पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री मनमोहन सिंह ने पत्रकारिता के लिए वरिष्ठ पत्रकार और टेलीविजन प्रस्तुतकर्ता करण थापर को जी. के. रेडडी मेमोरियल राष्ट्रीय पुरस्कार से सम्मानित किया। वह सीएनएन-आईबीएन से जुड़े थे और ’द डेविल एडवकेट’ और ’द (यह) लास

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  • 2 वर्तमान कार्य (Current Affairs: 2018 - in Hindi) (Part - 5) [ None ]

    आरबीआई ने पीएसबी के लिए सुधारात्मक ढांचा जारी किया- तीय रिजर्व (आरक्षित करना) बैंक (अधिकोष) ने बैंको की वित्तीय स्वास्थ्य को बनाए रखने के लिए एक सुधारात्मक कार्रवाई ढांचा जारी किया है| यह ढांचा बैंको को निगरानी के पहचाने जाने वाले क्षेत्रों जैसे कि पूंजी, परिसंपत्ति गुणवत्ता और

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  • 3 वर्तमान कार्य (Current Affairs: 2018 - in Hindi) (Part - 4) [ None ]

    कैबिनेट (मंत्रालय) ने भारत-ईरान के बीच स्वास्थ्य एमओयू को मंजूरी दी- कैबिनेट ने स्वास्थ्य एवं चिकित्सा के क्षेत्र में सहयोग के संबंध में भारत और ईरान के बीच एमओयू के लिए यथार्थ अनुमोदन दिया है, एमओयू चिकित्सकों और अन्य स्वास्थ्य पेशेवरों के प्रशिक्षण में अनुभवों के आदान प्रदान

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  • Apr 4, 2018
  • 1 वर्तमान कार्य (Current Affairs: 2018 - in Hindi) (Part - 3) [ None ]

    अप्रैल-जनवरी राजकोषीय घाटा 113.7 प्रतिशत पर- अप्रैल-जनवरी के लिए भारत का राजकोषीय घाटा मार्च 2018 में समाप्त होने वाले चालू वित्त वर्ष के बजट लक्ष्य के 113.7 प्रतिशत पहुंच गया, सरकारी आंकड़ो के अनुसार राजकोषीय घाटा र 6.77 ट्रिलियन (खरब) था और पहले दस महीनों में शुदव् कर प्राप्ति

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  • 2 वर्तमान कार्य (Current Affairs: 1 - in Hindi) (Part - 2) [ None ]

    आर. बी. पंडितआईएनएकेनयेकमांडेट- मुंबई में पश्चिमी फ्लीट के फ्लैंग-ऑफिसर कमांडिंग वाइस एडमिरल (नौसेनाध्यक्ष) आर. बी. पंडित ने भारतीय नौसेना अकादमी के कमांडेंट के रूप में पद संभाला, वह वाइस एडमिरल एस. वी. भोकेरे की जगह लेंगे, जिन्होंने 15 महीने के कार्यकाल के बाद वाइस एडमिरल पद क

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  • 3 वर्तमान कार्य (Current Affairs:2018 - in Hindi) (Part - 1) [ None ]

    गुवाहाटी ने 65 मंजिला जुड़वां टॉवर (ईमारत) के लिए किया करार- असम सरकार ने भूकंप-प्रवण गुवाहाटी में 65 मंजिला टॉवर व्यापार केन्द्र स्थापित करने के लिए ’नेशनल (राष्ट्रीय) बिल्डिंग (ईमारत) कंस्ट्रक्शन (निर्माण) कॉर्पोरेशन’ (निगम) के साथ करार किया।

    • व्यापार केन्द्र के निर्माण के लिए

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  • 4 📹 Expected Questions on Environment 2018 - IAS / NET (Part 1) - (Set 3) [ Env. ]

    Solid Waste Management in India - Solid Waste Management term used to refer to the process of collecting and treating solid wastes. 📝 Changes to improve waste management in India: Behaviour modification among citizens and institutions, Municipal bodies should have an integrated s

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  • 5 📹 Expected Questions on Environment 2018 - IAS / NET (Part 1) - (Set 2) [ Env. ]

    📝 Monsoon Mission - CFS & UM - Models real time information on wind, temperature and humidity in digitized format. Objectives of Monsoon Mission: To setup state of the art dynamical modeling frame work for improving prediction skill of: Seasonal & extended range prediction system

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  • 6 📹 Expected Questions on Environment 2018 - IAS / NET (Part 1) - (Set 1) [ Env. ]

    Gobar Dhan Yojana Converting Cattle Dung into Clean Fuel - Scheme to convert cattle dung into biogas & bio-fertilizers, One of many agricultural focused announcements made in budget 2018 – better hygiene & ODF.

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    Expected Questions on Environment 2018 - IAS/NE

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  • 7 🌟 What is NITI’S Health Index? Kerala Tops NITI Aayog’S Health Index (Important) [ Health, Ranks & Indices ]

    Kerala topped the list of larger states in Niti Aayog’s overall health performance in ‘performance in health outcome index’ based on health indicators. Punjab and Tamil Nadu ranked second and third among 21 large states.

    Image of NITI’s Health Index

    Image of NITI’s Health Index

    Image of NITI’s Health Index

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  • 8 🌟 Which NPA Schemes are Scrapped by RBI? RBI Orders Overhaul of Bank NPA Cleanup (Important) [ Eco. ]

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced overhaul of the stressed asset resolution framework by immediately withdrawing existing schemes and asking lenders to resolve defaults within 180 days.

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    Key Points in RBI Feb 2018 Order

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  • 9 UGC Makes PhD Mandatory for Post of Associate Professor [ CBSE NET-JRF Upd. ]

    The University Grants Commission (UGC) provided regulations on minimum qualification for appointment of teachers and other staff in universities and colleges. Ph. D. mandatory for Assistant Professors in universities, for colleges NET/SET/SLET is sufficient.

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    Image of University Grants Commission Criteria And Score

    Image of University Grants Commission Criteria And Score

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  • Apr 4, 2018
  • 1 Construction of 10 New PHWR [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    In a major decision to fast track India’s domestic nuclear power programme, union cabinet approved construction of 10 units of indigenous Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors (PHWR) of 700 MW each.

    Map of Nuclear Power Plant

    Map of Nuclear Power Plant

    Map of Nuclear Power Plant

    • Flagship “Make in India” pro

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  • Apr 3, 2018
  • 1 Bills to Improve International Relations [ Int. Rel & Org., Bills ]

    The Union cabinet approved following bills for international cooperation in different sectors- India-Morocco Cooperation Agreement in Railway Sector, Agreement between India and Israel on Film Co-production, Signing of India-Australia Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) for Secondm

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  • 2 Mahamastak Abhisheka Mahotsav 2018: Inagurated by President [ Culture ]

    The Mahamastakabhisheka Mahotsav 2018 of Gommateshwara Bhagwan Sri Bahubali Swami at Shravanabelagola was inaugurated. The monolith statue is a classic example of India’s rich culture, architecture, artistry and workmanship.

    Map of Location of Shravanabelagola

    Map of Location of Shravanabelagola

    Map of Location of Shravanabelagola

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  • 3 President Inaugurates Mahamastak Abhisheka Mahotsav 2018 [ All Upd. ]

    The Mahamastakabhisheka Mahotsav 2018 of Gommateshwara Bhagwan Sri Bahubali Swami at Shravanabelagola was inaugurated. The monolith statue is a classic example of India’s rich culture, architecture, artistry and workmanship.

    Map of Bhagwan Sri Bahubali Swami at Shravanabelagola

    Map of Bhagwan Sri Bahubali Swami at Shravanabelagola

    Map of Bhagwan Sri Bahubali Swami at Shravanabelagola

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  • 4 Mukhya Mantri Anila Bhagya Yojane of Karnataka Government [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    Union Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas asked Karnataka Government to implement Mukhya Mantri Anila Bhagya Yojane (MMABY) as a complementary Scheme of PMUY. The ministry also asked the Karnataka Government to follow the procedure of implementing the Scheme through Oil Marketing

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  • 5 What is National Strategic Plan on HIV/AIDS & Sexually Transmitted Infection: Eliminating AIDS [ Health ]

    Government of India has launched the seven year National Strategic Plan on HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) 017 - 24. There has been a 66 % decline in the estimated number of annual new HIV infections in the country from 2000 to 2015, against the global average o

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  • Apr 2, 2018
  • 1 📹 Expected Questions for GK – AIIMS 2018 (Part - 2) [ AIIMS Upd. ]

    Prof. Yashpal - Indian scientist, educator and educationist, Known for his contributions to the study of cosmic rays, Chairman of UGC from 1986 to 1991, Made Marconi Fellow in 1980 for his work at the Space Applications Centre in Ahmedabad.

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  • 2 📹 Expected Questions for GK – AIIMS 2018 (Part - 1) [ AIIMS Upd. ]

    Metallic Hydrogen created - Made by applying almost five million atmospheres of pressure to liquid hydrogen, 1st time hydrogen existed in metallic state, Can act as superconductor and revolutionize rocketry.

    NCERT Lectures Study Material for Competitive Exams-Updated for 2018 -

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  • 3 🌟 Measures Boosting Cadaver Donation Programme (Important) [ Policy-Governance, Health ]

    The Government is implementing the National Organ Transplant Programme (NOTP) to promote organ donation across the country. Growth in the transplants can be observed from the table below:

    Table contain shows the Growth in the transplants

    Table contain shows the Growth in the transplants

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  • 4 🌟 Summary of Health Initiatives: New Policies for Health Sector (Important) [ Policy-Governance, Health ]

    The Government formulated the National Health Policy, 2017 to attain highest level of good health and well-being through preventive and promotive health care across all policies. It also aims universal access to good health care without financial hardship.

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    Image of Health Accounts

    Image of Health Accounts

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  • 5 Simplified Proforma for Incorporating a Company Electronically [ Eco., Schemes & Proj. ]

    The Ministry of Corporate Affairs notified a new e-form called Simplified Proforma for Incorporating Company Electronically (SPICe) for providing speedy incorporation similar to international best practices.

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    Image of Process of Register Private Limited Company in India

    Image of process of register private limited company in india

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  • Apr 1, 2018
  • 1 📹 Yojana March 2018 Summary: Union Budget 2018-19 (Part - 1) [ Yojana ]

    Taking the Economy Forward - The main focus of budget is on spending more money on agriculture and rural economy which is a part of doubling the income of farmers by 2022. There is an increase in the budget allocation for rural livelihood programs.

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  • 2 📹 Yojana March 2018 Summary : Union Budget – (Part - 3) [ Yojana ]

    Inter-Sectoral Issues - More airports will reduce the catchment per airport, reducing frequency of service and thus putting the overall viability in question. For example, Hubbali and Belagavi, less than 100 km apart (takes less than 2 hours by road) with excellent road connectiv

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  • 3 📹 Yojana March 2018 Summary : Union Budget – (Part - 2) [ Yojana ]

    👌 📝 Farm Productivity to Income Inclusiveness - The emphasis is laid on income rather than production alone, input intensive agriculture has transferred a food deficit nation into food surplus and net exporter.

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    Union Budget: Yojana March 2018 Summary (In Eng

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  • 4 🌟 What is Central Consumer Protection Authority? Provisions in Consumer Protection Bill (Important) [ Eco., Bills ]

    The Consumer Protection Bill, 2018 was introduced by the Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution on January 5, 2018 to replace the Consumer Protection Act, 1986. A Consumer Protection Bill was first introduced in 2015, but was withdrawn post the introduction o

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  • Mar 31, 2018
  • 1 📹 Kurukshetra March 2018 Summary: Budget - (Part - 3) [ Kurukshetra ]

    Gender Budget Allocation for financial year 2018 - 19 is Rs. 121, 961 crores. Increased allocation of budget for women will help in addressing the socio-economic and health needs for women. Expansion of budget allocation will empower women in all dimensions.

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  • 2 📹 Kurukshetra March 2018 Summary: Budget - (Part - 2) [ Kurukshetra ]

    Ayushman Bharat: Making Rural Health UniversalAyushman Bharat Program—potential game changer for Indian health care system. National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) —newly proposed—targets a broader base of vulnerable and deprived population—designed to fulfill the legitimate exp

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  • 3 📹 Kurukshetra March 2018 Summary: Budget - (Part - 1) [ Kurukshetra ]

    Citizen Centric Rural Growth - Higher Finance Commission grant and larger state share in PMGSY and PMAY (G) was available for programs of Department of Rural Development (DoRD) during 2017 - 18—almost 3 times the funds available in 2012 - 13.

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