Current affairs 09/02/2019

Saturday 09 February 2019
Current affairs 09/02/2019

1. The 5th India-Bangladesh Joint Consultative Committee Meeting was held in New Delhi today. The last Joint Consultative Committee Meeting between the two countries was held in October 2017 at Dhaka. Earlier, Mrs Swaraj held a bilateral meeting with Mr Momen. 

2. The Government e-Marketplace (GeM) and fair trade regulator Competition Commission of India (CCI) have signed an MoU to cooperate on public procurement matters and for detection of anti-competitive practices.

3. The India Pavilion at the Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) 2019 was inaugurated by Mr Matthijis Wouter Knol, Director European Film Market. The poster of IFFI mwas a inaugurated by the dignitaries during the inaugural ceremony.

4. Ministry of External Affairs and Department of Atomic Energy organized Parmanu Tech 2019 in New Delhi to discuss the issues related to Nuclear Energy and Radiation Technologies. The main motive of this conference is to showcase India’s capabilities in Nuclear Energy with environmental responsibility.

5. The seventh edition of the index shows India jumping eight places in the ranking to 36th in 2019 from 44th in 2018. India's overall score has also increased substantially from 30.07 per cent (12.03 out of 40) in the previous edition to 36.04 per cent (16.22 out of 45) in the present edition. The US, the UK, Sweden, France and Germany remained the top five economies on the intellectual property index in 2019 retaining their spots from the last year. 

6. Chennai Actor Vijay Sethupathi launched the mobile App ‘DigiCop’ of city police department at the Commissioner’s office, Vepery today. The app was launched, by the City Police Commissioner Dr. AK Viswanathan in the presence of actor Vijay Sethupathi. Using the App, people can track the status of stolen two-wheelers and cell phones. The details of 18,000 stolen mobile phones are stored in the App. Using DigiCop App, people can verify IMEI, report lost two-wheelers and phones, know the nearest police station, police news, and traffic alerts.

7. World champion Indian weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu notched up a gold medal at the EGAT Cup in Thailand. Chanu won the 48kg category gold with a effort of 192 kg in the silver level Olympic qualifying event. Japan's Miyake Hiromi (183kg) claimed the silver, while the bronze went to Papua New Guinea's Loa Dika Toua (179kg). 

8. John Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress on record and a politician whose voice loomed large even after he left Capitol Hill, passed away Thursday. He was 92. Dingell first arrived to Congress in 1955, taking over the seat held by his father John Dingell, Sr., who had died earlier that year, and the younger Dingell continued to serve in the House for more than 59 years.

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डेली जीके क्विज 29/09/2018
डेली जीके क्विज 29/09/2018

प्रश्न 1)। हाल ही में एशियाई विकास बैंक (एडीबी) ने राज्य में रोजगार को बढ़ावा देने के लिए मध्य प्रदेश में पहला बहु-कौशल पार्क स्थापित करने के लिए 150 मिलियन डॉलर के ऋण को मंजूरी दे दी है। एडीबी के अध्यक्ष कौन हैं? प्रश्न 2)। परकर्म परव किस अवसर पर मनाया जा रहा है? प्रश्न 3)। भारत की लाइव स्टॉक जनगणना 1 अक्टूबर से शुरू होने वाली है। इस तरह की कितनी जनगणना पहले आयोजित की गई है और यह कौन सी जनगणना है?

Daily Gk Quiz 29/09/2018
Daily Gk Quiz 29/09/2018

Q1). Recently Asian  Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $150 million loan to establish the first multi-skills park in Maddhya Pradesh to boost employment in the state. Who is the president of ADB? Q2). Parakarm Parv is being celebrated on which occasion? Q3). India’s live stock census is going to be started from 1st October. How many such census has been conducted earlier and what is the number of this census?

डेली जीके क्विज 28/09/2018
डेली जीके क्विज 28/09/2018

1 हाल ही में सर्वोच्च न्यायालय ने धारा 497 को असंवैधानिक करार दिया है। यह धारा किस से संबंधित है? 2 NCDRC का पूरा रूप क्या है? 3 उस भारतीय महिला का नाम दें जिसे अमेरिका के बाहर कारोबार में 50 सबसे शक्तिशाली महिलाओं की सूचि में 47 वें स्थान पर रखा गया हैं। वह एकमात्र भारतीय महिला है जिन्होंने इस साल इस सूची में जगह बनाई है।