Tag: General Knowledge

Daily Current Affairs : 31th December 2013

1. Air Marshal Arup Raha today took over as the Air Force chief succeeding Air Chief Marshal NAK Browne. In his address after taking over the charge at Air Headquarters in New Delhi, Mr. Raha said IAF is committed to providing vital support to the security forces deployed in counter-insurgency operations. An ace fighter pilot, […]

Daily Current Affairs : 29th & 30th Decemer 2013

1. Reserve Bank of India has said the country is ready for the US Federal Reserve’s tightening, and has pegged the current account deficit at below 3 per cent for this fiscal in its eighth Financial Stability Report. “External sector risks have been considerably reduced and the effect of the tapering on the economy is expected to be […]

Daily Current Affairs : 28th December 2013

1. Arvind Kejriwal sworn-in as Delhi CM. Arvind Kejriwal, whose AAP has rewritten the grammar of politics in Delhi, on Saturday took oath as Delhi Chief Minister promising a corruption-free govt and new style of governance without arrogance of power. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today allocated portfolios to his six Cabinet colleagues while keeping key departments […]

Daily Current Affairs : 27th December 2013

1. China is expected to overtake the US in 2028 to become the world’s largest economy while India is predicted to overtake Japanthat year for the third place in the same league, a London-based economic and business research group has said. The Center for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) said Thursday in its annual report that China‘s […]

Full List of BCCI 7th Annual Awards 2012-13

R. Ashwin will receive the Polly Umrigar Award from the BCCI for being India’s best international cricketer of the year 2012-13 at the BCCI seventh annual awards on January 11. Kapil Dev has been nominated for the C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award, Abhishek Nayar will be given the Lala Amaranth Award for Ranji Trophy’s best all-rounder for […]

Daily Current Affairs : 26th December 2013

1. Narendra Modi gets a clean chit in Gujarat riots case. In a big relief to BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, an Ahmedabad court on Thursday rejected a petition filed by Zakia Jafri against the closure report of Special Investigation Team (SIT) which gave a clean chit to the Gujarat Chief Minister in connection with […]