Current affairs 10/02/2019

Sunday 10 February 2019
Current affairs 10/02/2019

1. Reserve Bank of India has slapped Rs 1 crore penalty on the country's largest lender SBI for violating norms under Section 47 A of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949.

2. RBI raised the limit of collateral-free agricultural loans to Rs 1.6 lakh from the current Rs 1 lakh with a view to help small and marginal farmers. This limit was fixed in the year 2010.This will enhance coverage of small and marginal farmers in the formal credit system.

3. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the 2nd ASEAN-Inda Youth Summit in Guwahati on feb 3. The theme of this year is "Pathway to Shared Prosperity".

4. Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Irani launched the India Size project in Mumbai on feb 6. The Minister also launched a Study of Apparel Consumption in India. The report of this study would be ready for release by July 2019.

5. Oscar-nominated British actor Albert Finney has died aged 82 after a short illness. He made his name in 1960 with "Saturday Night and Sunday Morning," one of a new generation of down-to-earth British films dubbed kitchen-sink dramas in which he played an angry young factory worker.

6. The 13th Conference of Parties (COP) of the Convention on the conservation ofmigratory species of wild animals (CMS) will be hosted by India from 15 to 22 February,2020 at Gandhinagar in Gujarat. Representatives from 129 Parties.

7. India and Bangladesh have signed an MOU for training 1800 Bangladesh Civil Servants at the National Centre for Good Governance (NCGG) an institute under the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DAR&PG), Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Govt. of India, over the next 6 years.

8. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday laid the foundation stone for the construction of greenfield Airport at Hollongi near Itanagar and inaugurated an upgraded and retrofitted Airport at Tezu in Arunachal Pradesh. Inaugurating the Tezu airport in the Lohit district through remote, the PM said the airport will connect Guwahati, Jorhat and Hollongi. Tezu airport becoming functional at a cost of Rs 125 crore.

9. The State Bank of India (SBI) decided to cut interest rates on all home loans up to Rs 30 lakh.

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