Current Affairs: April 2016

Rajras       IMPORTANT DAYS April 5: National Maritime Day 2016 theme was “Ease of doing business in the maritime sector”. April 7: World Health Day 2016 theme: “Beat Diabetes”. April 12: International Day of Human Space Flight On this day in 1961, Yuri Gagarin, Soviet Union (USSR) cosmonaut undertook first successful first human space flight April 18: World Heritage Day Also known as International Day for Monuments and Sites. 2016 Theme: Continue Reading

Current Affairs: March 2016

Rajras – March 2016 IMPORTANT DAYS   March 3: World Wildlife Day 2016 theme: “The future of wildlife is in our hands”. March 8: International Women’s day 2016 theme declared by United Nations: “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality”. March 15: International Consumer Rights Day India: 24th December Consumer Rights Day 2016 Theme: “Antibiotics off the menu”. March 19: Earth Hour Happened on 19 March 2016 Continue Reading

Current Affairs: May 2016

Rajras IMPORTANT DAYS May 1: International Workers Day Also known as International Labor Day or May day. 2016 Theme: “Celebrating the International Labour Movement”. May 3: World Press Freedom day 2016 Theme: “Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms – This Is Your Right!” May 11: National Technology Day 2016 Theme: ‘Technology enablers of Startup India’. May 14: World Migratory Bird Day The date keeps on changing based on 2nd Saturday Continue Reading

Current Affairs: February 2016

Current Affairs: Rajras  NATIONAL Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) of Union Government has given its final approval to Kerala Government’s approval to set up India’s first Defence Industrial Park at The 30th edition of Surajkund International Crafts Mela was held at at Faridabad in Haryana. Union Government has appointed senior IPS officer K Durga Prasad has Director General (DG) of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). Senior IPS officer Archana Continue Reading

Current Affairs: June 2016

Raj Ras  Important Days May 31: World No Tobacco Day Theme 2016: “World No Tobacco Day – Get ready for plain packaging” June 5: World Environment Day 2016 Theme: Go Wild for Life (Zero tolerance for the illegal trade in wildlife) June 8: World Oceans Day 2016 Theme: “Healthy oceans, healthy planet” June 12: World Day against Child Labor 2016 Theme: ‘End child labour in supply chains – It’s everyone’s Continue Reading

Current Affairs: January 2016

Current Affairs: January 2016:   NATIONAL Current Affairs   Lodha Committee submits recommendation Why Setup: To look into IPL-2013 Spot fixing scandal. Recommendations: Policy of One State – One Member – One Vote Delink IPL & BCCI Three new positions—an ombudsman, an ethics officer and an electoral officer. Bring BCCI under RTI Legalize Betting Form a players association. President of India promulgated the Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Ordinance, 2016 Continue Reading

Current Affairs: December 2015

Current Affairs: December 2015 NATIONAL: The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has adopted a resolution to designate 5th November every year as World Tsunami Awareness Day.  1st December – World Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Day. Theme for year 2015 is ‘Getting to zero, End AIDS by 2030‘. 3rd December: International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) Theme 2015: Inclusion matters: access and empowerment for people of all abilities. Human Continue Reading

Current Affairs: November 2015

NEWS section displays only current affairs from present month, So current affairs from previous month shall be posted in a single post- month-wise. (Revision Purpose) Current Affairs: November 2015: NATIONAL: Union Government has announced Draft Aviation Policy 2015 aimed at popularizing air travel among the people in the country. Aims to improve air connectivity among the smaller cities and aims to bring India to 3rd position from the current 10th Continue Reading