Current Affairs 1-7 jan ,2019

Current affairs from 1 January to 7th January 2019,national, international, sports, etc.

  • Government Extends CLSS for MIG scheme till 31st march, 2020
  • Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched Ujjwala sanitary napkin initiative in Odisha
  • Gehlot approves amendment in Rajasthan judicial service rules
  • UP university, Deen Dayal Veterinary Universityto set up first goat fertility lab in the state of Uttar Pradesh  
  • Govt can check online food, grocery delivery items any time: FSSAI
  • India to grow by 7.5% in 2019; Settled GST, credit flows had a positive effect : CII
  • Three Indian-origin women scientists awarded by Australian government under Superstar of STEM initiative
  • Sheikh Hasina Wins Third Term as PM of Bangladesh
  • Sudhir Bhargava Appointed New Information Chief Commissioner
  • Jasprit Bumrah becomes top wicket-taker in international cricket in 2018
  • Virat Kohli equals Ganguly’s record with 11th away test win as captain .
  • Rishabh Pant became 1st ever Indian wicket-keeper to take 20 catches in a Test series
  • Ishant, Shami, Bumrah breaks 34 year old record with 131 wickets in 2018
  • Panel suggests not to allow new Engineering colleges from 2020.
  • AP gets separate HC from January 1
  • 18th edition of India’s Fiscal Stability Report was released by RBI
  • Paytm Payments Bank to add new customers after 6 months: RBI
  • Govt infuses nearly Rs 11,000 cr capital in public sector banks
  • France introduced GAFA tax on global internet,technology firms
  • Minimum Support Price for 17 new items of Minor Forest Produce introduced on recommendations of Pricing Cell, TRIFED: Ministry of Tribal Affairs
  • actor-writer Kader Khan passed away at 81
  • Axis Bank MD & CEO Shikha Sharma retires, Amitabh Chaudhry takes charge
  • VK Yadav appointed new chairman of Railway Board after Ashwani Lohani
  • Dr. Rajan Deshpande received the 12th Shankar Vaidya Shree Award instituted by Dr. P.S. Shankar Pratishtan
  • Govt Releases 6-Crore LPG Connections under PMUY
  • Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA): Rs.10,180 crore scheme launched for overall development of farmers of Odisha
  • Purchase of new vehicles, ACs banned for government departments: Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath
  • Home Ministry approved UP’s proposal of renaming Allahabad as Prayagraj
  • ISRO launches ‘Samwad’ with students to engage them on space science
  • Complaints with bank ombudsman surge 25% in FY18: RBI Report
  • One-time relief to MSMEs allowed by restructuring debt up to Rs 25 crore by 31st March 2020: RBI
  • French World Cup champions awarded Legion of Honour
  • IIT professor awarded for contribution towards development of geospatial science
  • Brazil elected Jair Bolsonaro as its 42nd president
  • RBL Bank appointed Pankaj Sharma as its chief operations officer
  • Saurabh Kumar takes over as chairman of Ordnance Factory Board
  • Hundred percent household electrification achieved in 25 states under SAUBHAGYA scheme: Ministry of Power
  • Cabinet Approvals with Foreign Countries on 2nd January,2019
  • Hundred percent household electrification achieved in 25 states under SAUBHAGYA scheme: Ministry of Power
  • Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi  inaugurated 5-day 106th Indian Science Congress in Lovely Professional University Jalandhar, Punjab
  • President Trump signs ‘Asia Reassurance Initiative Act’ into law
  • India cuts duty on refined, crude palm oil from ASEAN to 40 and 45 percent respectively: Finance Ministry
  • Rs. 5151 crore worth first LNG import terminal of IOC commissioned in Ennore, Tamil Nadu
  • Oil PSUs signed pact with IIT Bombay to set up centre of excellence
  • Paper Sensor to detect freshness of Milk developed by Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
  • Virat Kohli fastest to 19000 international runs, breaks Sachin’s record
  • PM inaugurated 12 projects worth over Rs. 1500 crore on his a day visit to Imphal, Manipur
  • Parliament passed the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Bill
  • 6 monuments declared of national importance in 2018  by ASI: Ministry of Culture
  • 11 projects to revive mythical Saraswati river approved by Haryana government
  • Cyber frauds in Indian banking sector hiked over 50% in FY18; it is one-third of the overall amount of frauds in India: RBI
  • India’s Arunima Sinha becomes first female amputee to climb the highest peak of Antarctica.
  • Government launches nationwide cleanliness survey ‘Swachh Survekshan 2019’
  • Union Minister for HRD Shri Prakash Javadekar inaugurates 27th Edition of New Delhi World Book Fair in Pragati Maidan with Sharjah as Guest of Honour
  • Indus Food Meet 2019 to be held in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha to participate as partner state
  • Encouraging farmers to enrol farmers for the Atal Solar Krishi Pump Yojana: Maharashtra govt
  • Government amalgamated three Regional Rural Banks-Punjab Gramin Bank, Malwa Gramin Bank and Sutlej Gramin Bank into a single Bank
  • Vijay Mallya first person to be named ‘fugitive economic offender’, under ED’s plea: PMLA Mumbai
  • Andhra Pradesh Minister Devineni Umamaheswar Rao receives award for Polavaram Project
  • Shri Chhabilendra Roul took charge as Secretary, Department of Fertilizers
  • US scientists successfully launched a telescope from Antarctica that analyses X-rays arriving from distant neutron stars, black holes
  • Ministry of HRD constitutes a task force to look into the issue of JNV suicides
  • 30th Edition of 9-day long International Kite Festival kicks off in Ahmedabad,Gujarat
  • Iran approved anti-money laundering bill for ease of business
  • RBI limits customer liability in fraudulent PPI transactions
  • National Awards conferred to 97 Anganwadi Workers under ICDS Scheme by Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi in NewDelhi
  • Pentagon chief of staff Kevin Sweeney resigned
  • 16-year-old Indian Footballer Rohit Danu became I-League’s youngest ever goal-scorer
  • ATP World Tour tennis tournament (Maharashtra Open 2019)

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