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Thursday, 9 April 2020

April 09, 2020

Top 10 CA of 9th Apr


CURRENT AFFAIRS


  Hi guys i know everyone is getting bored in their homes due to this lockdown scenario, but we need to break all these factors and fulfill this lockdown. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your exams. So here are the Top 10 CA of 9th Apr:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 9th Apr:

1. From Kargil to Kanyakumari ,also from Porbandar to Lohit, 284 Indian districts have at least one COVID-19 case as per the data up to 8th April. But about 15 days ago the number was only 84 such district.

2. After 76 days of prolonged complete lockdown China has lifted Wuhan lockdown. About 55,000 people are expected to leave the city where the Corona cases begun on the first day.

3. England's mens cricketer Ben Stokes and Australian women's cricketer Ellyse Perry respectively won the 2020's 'Wisden Leading Cricketer of the year'.  

4. Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey has contributed $1 billion out of his personal fortune to coronavirus relief through his philanthropic fund.

5. Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has launched an online challenge called “SAMADHAN” to fight against COVID-19.

6. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) is to launch "iGOT platform," a learning platform to combat COVID-19 for all front-line workers. The digital platform to train all healthcare people who fight against coronavirus in India.

7. The Chhattisgarh police has developed the app ‘Rakhsa Sarv’, with the help of a  startup Mobcoder. It enables  them to track the quarantined people through Google Map. The purpose of launching the app is that a large number of people are kept in-home quarantine, and so it is not possible to keep each one under surveillance on a regular basis.

8. The carrot has high β-carotene and iron content named 'Madhuban Gajar' has recently developed by the by Shri Vallabhhai Vasrambhai Marvaniya, a farmer scientist from Junagadh district, Gujarat.


9. CCI i.e The Competition Commission of India  has approved the acquisition of GMR Kamalanga Energy Limited, the target, by JSW Energy Limited, the acquirer. The acquisition was done under Section 31(1) of the Competition Act, 2002 on 7 April.

10. Justice Vinod Chatterji Koul, Justice Sanjay Dhar and Justice Puneet Gupta have been appointed as the permanent Judges of Common High Court for the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir region. 













(Source: The Hindu, TOI)










Wednesday, 8 April 2020

April 08, 2020

Top 10 CA of 8th Apr


CURRENT AFFAIRS


  Hi guys it's a very good morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very important to your study. So here are the Top 10 CA of 8th Apr:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 8th Apr :

1. Three students from Manipal Institute of Technology Adri Rajaraman, Subham Rateria and Akshatha Kamath have won the MIT's COVID-19 hackathon challenge.

2.After the rising death cases comes into the picture Japan, the world's third largest economy has declared emergency to combat the COVID-19 pandemic to till 6th May.

3. Former Aussie Test cricket spinner  Stephen O'Keefe has announced his retirement from First class cricket . He was played from New South Wales.

4. The Independent Member Federation Sanctions Panel of the International Weightlifting Federation has suspended the Malaysia & Thailand weightlifters from competing in Tokyo Olympics 2020 due to doping violation. 
 5. The Ministry of Commerce has designed an online platform for the issuance of a key document required for exports to those countries with which India has trade agreements to facilitate shipments during the COVID-19 crisis.

6. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has revealed a '5T' plan to tackle the Corona outbreak after speaking to doctors and experts. It includes 'Testing, Tracing, Treatment, Teamwork, Tracking and monitoring of the virus.

7. Indian Railways has successfully converted 2500 coaches as Isolation Units with limited manpower amid the lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak. The move by the Railways is reflecting a great efforts along with the entire nations.

8. Punjab National Bank Housing Finance has signed a pact with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to raise $75 million . The Citibank will be co-financing 25 million dollars in order to finance the mortgage loans in the affordable housing segment.

9. Former opposition leader of Libyan government Mahmoud Jibril has passed away at the age of 67 in Cairo due to Corona virus infection recently.

10. International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda is being observed globally on 7 April every year aims to aims to educate the world population regarding genocides and the consequences of the crime.












(Source: The Hindu, NDTV)






Tuesday, 7 April 2020

April 07, 2020

Top 10 CA of 7th Apr


CURRENT AFFAIRS


  Hi guys it's a very good morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your exams. So here are the Top 10 CA of 7th Apr:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 7th Apr :

1. Union Cabinet on Monday has approved a 30% cut in the salaries of all MP's and a two year suspension of the MP Local Area Development Scheme, the saved amount will go to fund to combat COVID-19.

2. USA's Donald Trump administration has designated a Russia based ultra-nationalist movement group as 'terrorist' label to white supremacist group.

3. The International Day of Sport for Development and Peace is annually observed on 6th April aims to drive social change, community development and to foster peace and understanding.

4. New York based 'Bronx' zoo where a Malayan tiger named 'Nadia' tests positive for corona virus, earlier Pangolin and Bat also affected by the virus.


5. The US government has announced a grant of $2.9 million to India. The fund was released by the US government through its aid agency United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

6. Mahavir Jayanti is celebrated on 6 April every year. President Ram Nath Kovind greeted all the people in the country during this auspicious day through his tweet
7. The Government of India has extended the term of Madhabi Puri Buch as a Whole Time Member  at Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) by 6 months. She is the first woman to hold such a prestigious post  for full time in SEBI.


8. Indian-origin MP Lisa Nandy appointed as the foreign secretary of Sir Keir Starmer, the Labour Party's newly-elected Leader recently. Starmer's new committee will be responsible for coordinating labour's response to the coronavirus pandemic. 

9. Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT)-Roorkee in association with AIIMS-Rishikesh has developed a low-cost portable ventilator named 'Prana-Vayu,' . The closed-loop ventilator can be manufactured for just Rs.25,000. 

10. Vice-Chairperson Infosys' chief operating officer, UB Pravin Rao, has been appointed as the new chairman of the National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) for the year 2020-21. 











(Source: The Hindu)

Monday, 6 April 2020

April 06, 2020

Top 10 CA of 6th Apr


CURRENT AFFAIRS

   Hi guys it's a very good morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your exams.So here are the Top 10 CA of 6th Apr :

Top 10 Current Affairs of 6th Apr:

1. FIFA, the International Federation of  Association Football has postponed the under-17 women's world cup to November 2020 due to COVID-19 threats. It was scheduled to be conducted in India's different cities.

2. India is seeking as much as $6 billion of loans from big financial institutions such as the Asian Development Bank to bolster its efforts to fight the coronavirus outbreak. World Bank has already committed to give $1 billion.

3. About 42% of those confirmed positive for COVID-19 in India are between the ages of 21-42 years old- as per Union Health Ministry report.Death toll rises to 109 in India with 4067 cases.

4. Though India has banned the export of 'Hydroxychloroquine'(a drug that uses in the treatment of COVID-19), but after the call of Trump to PM Modi it left the option of export open to fulfill 'export obligation' and on 'humanitarian' ground.   

5. The Bacillus Calmette-Guerin in popularly known word BCG vaccine could be a game changer in the fight against deadly Corona virus -US scientist has revealed this.

6. The National Investigating Agency(NIA) has registered its first overseas case and will examine the terror strike on 'Kabul Gurdwara' in the last month where 27 Indian's died. Yesterday its mastermind also captured by the agency.

7. Odisha government has launched 'Mo Prativa' programme in collaboration with UNICEF for the children in the state recently. Through this programme the children at the age between 5-18 years are eligible to participate various online competition such as drawing, paintings, short story writing, etc.

8. Union Health Minister Shri Harsha Vardhan has announced that over 50 crore vulnerable and poor citizens are eligible under 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojona' i.e in Ayushman Bharat scheme.

9. International Day for 'Mine Awareness and Assistance' is observed on April 4 each year due to raise awareness about landmines and progress toward their eradication.


10. AICTE( All India Council for Technical Education) has launched “MHRD AICTE COVID-19 Student Helpline Portal” to address the issues faced by students due to closure of colleges and hostels amid national lockdown.












                                                                                                                                 (Source: The Hindu)

Saturday, 4 April 2020

April 04, 2020

Top 10 CA of 4th Apr


CURRENT AFFAIRS



   Hi friends it's a very good morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your exams. So here are the Top 10 CA of 4th Apr:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 4th Apr:

1. In India Corona virus toll touches to 62, 2567 cases confirmed across the country , 647 of which are from Nizamuddin cluster. Maharashtra topped the list followed by Tamil Nadu.

2. Andhra government has started distributing pensions at the doorstep to 58,44,240 beneficiaries. They using its 2.5 lakh volunteer eliminating the need for pensioners to step out of their homes.

3. Three times Grammy winner 'Bill Withers' passed away at the age of 81 . He was a legendary Soul singer of 1970's era. 'Ain't No Sunshine' was one of his hit number.

4. Bhopal based 3B Blackbio Biotech(1) Ltd. becomes the 2nd Indian firm after MyLab to produce real time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Covid-19 testing kits. Its testing capacity of 10,000 kits/day from ICMR regulation.

5. Naval Dockyard Mumbai has developed its own handheld IR based temperature sensor gun with accuracy up to 0.02 degree Celsius. The instrument has been manufactured under ₹1000 through in house resources.

6. Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has approved yesterday the release of ₹11,092 crore under the State Disaster Risk Management Fund (SDRMF) to all the states to take measure for containment of Corona cases that includes Maharashtra gets ₹1611 crore , MP gets ₹910 crore.

7. SBI has listed green bonds of $100 million (about ₹750 crore) on  BSE’s India International Exchange (India INX). The bank has listed green bonds under its USD 10 billion global medium-term note programme on India INX’s Global Securities Market Green Platform.

8. China is to host the third edition of the Asian Youth Games (AYG) in Shantou in November 2021. The announcement has come from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) on 1 April 2020. 

9. IBM has introduced ‘Watson Assistant for Citizens’ in India free of cost to address COVID-19 queries. It is basically an Artificial Intelligence platform which provides reliable information on COVID-19 related queries and helps in understanding and responding to common queries about the infected cases.


10. Centre has launched three incentive schemes to boost electronics manufacturing in the country. It will provide incentives of 4% to 6% when a company shows increased sales on electronics products.










(Source: The Hindu, ET)

Friday, 3 April 2020

April 03, 2020

Top 10 CA of 3rd Apr


CURRENT AFFAIRS


  Hi guys it's a very good morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your exams. So here are the Top 10 CA of 3rd Apr:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 3rd Apr:

1. Rajasthan CM Shri Ashok Gehlot has suggested to PM Modi that the centre should release ₹1lakh crore to the state Rajasthan to enables them to tackle COVID-19.

2. Tony Lewis, one of the founding figure behind the famous 'DuckWorth Lewis-Stern(DLS)' method used in weather affected limited overs matches has passed away at the age of 78.

3. The United States of America has deployed 'Patriot 'air defence to Iraq to protect American troops recently targeted by Iranian missiles.

4. A Digital freight forwarding startup named 'Freightwalla' has launched a mobile application to offer all the services. The app is a part of a larger "work from anywhere, anytime" initiative. The startups aim to make logistics and supply chain accessible 24x7, from anywhere, on any device.

5. Indian Air Force C130J Transport aircraft has airlifted 6.2 tonnes of essential drugs and medicine to Maldives through operation ' Sanjeevani'. 

6. The Centre is using 'Geo Fencing' application under the Indian Telegraph Act-5 ti fetch information from several telecom companies in the country every 15 minutes to track COVID-19. State Kerala first used this app. The name of the unique system is called 'Quarantine Alert System'.

7. The World Athletics Championships-2021 which was originally scheduled to held in Eugene, Oregon from August 6-15, 2021 will now be held in 2022 as the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.


8. IISC Bengaluru's research team have developed indigenous ventilators under 'Project Parna' to combat against COVID-19.

9. World Autism Awareness Day observed globally on 2 April every year. The theme of World Autism Awareness Day 2020 is ‘The Transition to Adulthood’. 


10. Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology's National Informatics Center (NIC)  has developed an application 'Arogya Sethu' app. It will alerts the person whenever he comes contact within six feet of COVID-19 infected persons.










(Source: PIB, The Hindu)

Thursday, 2 April 2020

April 02, 2020

Top 10 CA of 2nd Apr



CURRENT AFFAIRS


    Hi guys it's day-9 of amid lockdown morning in our country. As you already know in this site i deliver you day's Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to the studies.So here are the Top 10 CA of 2nd Apr:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 2nd Apr :

1. United Nations has reported sadly and warned that the maximum countries in the world right now facing the most challenging crisis since world war-II due to Covid-19.

2. The Wimbledon that was scheduled between 29th June to 12th July 2020 in London has cancelled due to the recent threat of Corona . The next edition of the tournament is to be held between 28th June-11th July 2021.

3. Yesterday India has reported 3deaths and 376 new cases-the highest ever single day increase in its Covid-19 tally. Now according to today's morning report the number of Corona affected cases are 1834 and the total number of death cases are 41.

4. The Managing Director and CEO of Paytm Money  'Pravin Jadhav' resigned from the company. He will be relieved by the end of April.

5. State Odisha has celebrated 'Utkal Divasa' to mark the day the state was born as a separate entity in the linguistic basis in 1936. This year marked 83rd Utkal Divasa.

6. DRDO's one research laboratory has made five layer masks and modified a minor in the ventilators so that one machine could support four patients at a time.

7. Bharatpe has partnered with ICICI Lombard to roll out Covid-19 Protection Insurance Cover' for the shopkeepers that will pay 100% of the sum insured irrespective of the hospital expenses. It will price starting at a nominal amount of ₹199 and provide a sum insured for ₹25,000 and other value added benefits.

8. Himachal government has started “Active Case Finding Campaign” in the state. It has been rolled out in the state to provide information about the symptoms of COVID-19 to the people at their doorsteps.

9.Veteran French football club Olympique de Marseille's former President Pape Diouf has passed away recently at the age of 68. He was suffering from Corona disease.


10.Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances, and Pensions Dr. Jitendra Singh has launched the 'Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances' (DARPG) National Monitoring Dashboard on COVID-19 Grievances on 1 April.










(Source: ET, The Hindu)



Wednesday, 1 April 2020

April 01, 2020

Top 10 CA of 1st Apr



CURRENT AFFAIRS

    Hi guys it's a beautiful morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to the exams. So here are the Top 10 CA of st Apr:

Top  10 Current Affairs of 1st Apr:

1.  Tamil Nadu's 501 and Assam's 216 and others from different states attended the Tablighi Jamat held in Delhi invited maximum number of COVID-19 suspected cases.

2. IIT-Madras has partnered with two industry partners namely MagGenome Technologies and BUDDI Health. The partnership aims for research in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and magnetic nanoparticles-based products.

3. ICMR has reported yesterday that a mixture of three quasi-subspecies of SARS-CoV-2 is in circulation in India. Scientist yet to classify a SARS-CoV-2 variant as an Indian strain.

4. American space research organisation NASA has announced a mission about Sun Radio Interferometer Space Experiment (SUNRISE) Mission. It aims to study about how Sun creates Giant Solar Particle storms.

5. Union Ministry of IT and Electronics and Union Health Ministry have jointly launched a corona virus risk tracking app 'Corona Kavach'  that will locate people  to asses whether they are in the high risk of geographical zone or not.

6. A students research team along with the faculties from IIT Bombay's Industrial Design Centre have developed a portable UV Sanitiser which can sterilise purses, wallets and other small items .

7. Centre has declared that it has lowered the interest rates of several small savings schemes like Sukanya Samriddhi, Kisan Vikas Patra, PF etc facing economic challenges due to the threat of COVID-19.

8. Tamil folk singer and actress Paravai Muniyamma passed away at the age of 83. Her one of a hit song is 'Madurai Veeran' .


9. The World Bank has predicted that around 35 million people in Pacific and Asia shall escape poverty including China 25 million alone due to ongoing virus threat.The bank has projected the growth in the region to be slow and around 2.1%.
10. Famous Japanese comedian 'Ken Shimura' passed away due to coronavirus. The actor was set to star in his first feature film “God of Cinema”.











(Source: The Hindu, PIB)


Tuesday, 31 March 2020

March 31, 2020

Top 10 CA of 31st Mar


CURRENT AFFAIRS



  Hi guys it's 7th day of lockdown morning. Here in this site you will get daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your knowledge. So here are the Top 10 CA of 31st Mar:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 31st Mar :

1. Researchers have found that Corona virus are sensitive to humidity and are less likely to thrive at moderate levels of humidity , a series of experimental studies also shown the fact.

2. Tokyo Olympic will be held from 23rd July to 8th August in the year 2021. No qualification events to be scheduled until further notice. World athletics championship moved to 2022.


3. Asian Development Bank shall invest $100 mn into the  National Investment and Infrastructure Fund(NIIF) of India which is India's first sovereign wealth fund was set up in 2015 by government of India.

4. Maharashtra hospitals has adopted a new technology to fight against novel corona virus. It has been named as 'Scitech Airon'. It helps to control bacteria, virus and fungal infections.

5. North Macedonia officially became the 30th member of NATO Military alliance. It was previously known as Macedonia ,a name it shared with a Greek province .

6.  The Union Minister of Oil Dharmendra Pradhan said that Saudi Arabia has approved the request to provide liquid petroleum gas (LPG) supplies to India for supporting India's domestic requirements.

7. Former Union minister from the Samajwadi Party, Beni Prasad Verma passed away. He was minister from UP. BP Verma served as the telecom and steel minister and former eminent Lok Sabha member from 1996-2014.

8. BP Kanungo was reappointed as the Deputy Governor of RBI recently with one year of extension effected from 27th March. He was also served as the one of the executive director of  the Central Bank.


9. National Institute of Mental Health and Nero-Sciences (NIMHANS) working under  Government of India has launched a toll free helpline number 08046110007 for the people who may face any mental health issue due to the spreading of Corona disease in the ongoing lockdown scenario. 

10.  Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has launched PRAGYAAM, a Mobile application, on 30 March. The app aims to issue e-passes to everyone associated with the delivery of essential services during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19.










(Source: The Hindu)

Monday, 30 March 2020

March 30, 2020

Top 10 CA of 30st Mar


CURRENT AFFAIRS


   Hi guys it's a very good morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your exams. So here are the Top 10 CA of 30th Mar :

Top 10 Current Affairs of 30th Mar :

1. SpiceJet and Indigo air has taken 275 Indian evacuated from Iran to Jodhpur from Delhi on Sunday under 'Operation Namaste' efforts to safeguards Indian citizen against COVID-19.

2. American's eminent medical services and health care company 'Abbott' announced that it has received the USA's food and drug administration's emergency use authorization for its rapid portable point of care molecular test kit named 'ID-Now COVID-19'.

3. President RamNath Kovind and Vice President  M Venkaiah Naidu has announced that they will donate their one month salary to the PM-CARES fund set up to fight against corona crisis.

4. Former Air Vice Marshal Chandan Singh Rathore has passed away at the age of 95 on 29th March. He conducted the major air force operation during the war with Pakistan in 1971.

5. UP CM Yogi Adityanath has set up 'Team 11' comprising as many interdepartmental committees to fight against Covid-19 spread on multiple fonts ranging from ensuring medicare to victims to the supply of essentials and tackle long marches of jobless workers back home.

6. The popular campaign called  'Earth Hour' was celebrated on 28th March. This event is organised by World Wide Fund. It aims to call attention towards global worming , loss of biodiversity and climate change.

7. 71 years old elephant named 'Ambika' served as an ambassador for her species in Washington zoo. She was born in India and gifted to US in 1961 just at the age of eight. 

8. Apple has released a new dedicated app and website for users across the US. The new COVID-19 app and website provide the needed guidance and latest information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

9. Pakistani Squash famous player Azam Khan died due to corona virus at the age of 95 in London on Saturday. He won British open title successfully between 1959-61.

10. Sikkim Chief Minister P S Tamang has announced an economic package to provide immediate relief to economically weaker sections  of society following a meeting of the State Task Force for COVID-19 prevention in Gangtok two days back. 












                                                                                                                                 (Source: The Hindu)
aim of the marking Earth Hour is to call attention towards global warming, loss of biodiversity and climate change

Sunday, 29 March 2020

March 29, 2020

Top 10 CA of 29th Mar


CURRENT AFFAIRS

   Hi friends it's a Sunday 5th Lockdown morning to all of you. As you know in this site i provide you daily Top 10 Current Affairs which are very relevant to your exams. So here are the Top 10 CA of 29th Mar:

Top 10 Current Affairs of 29th Mar :

1. PM Modi on Saturday announced for the donations to the newly formed 'PM-CARES' fund through which people from all walks of life can expressed their desire to donate to India's war against COVID-19.

2. Due to lockdown condition across the country wildlife reclaims its territory, lakhs of Olive Ridley turtles have come for mass nesting at the Rishikulya rookery in Odisha.

3.Jaipur's The Sawai Man Singh Government Hospital is conducting the series of trials on a humanoid robot to provide services to the COVID-19 patients. It is aimed to keep the doctors and nursing staff at a safe distance to protect them from the deadly viral infections.


4. Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy has directed the officials to ensure the disbursal of pensions on 1st April and ₹1000 to the novel corona virus affected poor on 14th April.

5. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has chosen recent Nobel laureate Abhijeet Bnaerjee to help to give advice on how to tide over the economic situation in the state due to Corona scenario.

6. Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare has launched CoNTeC is Covid-19 telecommunication centre. It aims to connect the doctors in the country with All India Institute of Medical Science (AIMS).

7. Eminent US's Civil Rights leader Reverend Joseph Lowery has passed away at the age of 98. He campaigned closely alongside the great Martin Luther King for racial equality.

8. Goa becomes the fist state in the country to launch a self assessment tool named 'Test Yourself Goa' for COVID-19. It helps the people to identify if they are infected by the virus without visiting a doctor or hospital.


9. The Chairman of Tata Trust Ratan Tata has promised to donate ₹500 crore to fight against the recent pandemic COVID-19 . The funds will be used for purchasing the medical equipment and and testing kit .

10. The Union Ministry of Power Shri RK Singh has approved a great measure to provide power supply 24*7 to all the consumers and also announced due to lockdown the customers have not paid their dues.  











                                                                                                                           (Source: The Hindu, ET)

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