We brings you daily Current affairs, daily Current Affairs Quiz, weekly Current Affairs, weekly Current Affairs Quiz to enhance your preparation for upcoming exams. We also provide articles related to quant, reasoning, English, ssc etc .

Search here

Breaking

Current Affairs Of June 27











We bring you the complete and important daily Current Affairs of  April 2020 Quiz to achieve more marks in Banking, InsuranceUPSCSSC, CLAT, Railways and all other competitive Exams. We prepare it based on our daily current affairs.Hope you like it.Current Affairs of March 2020 with Latest Current affairs March 2020 PDF for preparation of Bank Exam – PO & clerk, SSC, Railways & Insurance. Our Current Affairs of April 2020 PDF covers various sections like National March Current Affairs 2020, business & economy, Indian and International affairs 2020, defense, environment current affairs, persons and many for competitive exams preparing aspirants.

Follow us on TELEGRAM

Web






INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

“Vivekananda Yoga University” World’s First Yoga University Outside India launched in Los Angeles

As a part of International Yoga day, on 23rd June 2020,The “Vivekananda Yoga University”(VaYU) World’s First Yoga University outside India was launched in Los Angeles, United States of America.


India Ranks 77th in Terms of Money Deposited in Swiss Banks, UK tops: SNB Statistics 2019

According to the ‘Annual banking statistics, 2019’ released by Switzerland’s central bank Swiss National Bank (SNB), India is at the 77th position in terms of money parked by its citizens and enterprises with Swiss banks at the end of the year 2019,compared to 74th  the previous year (i.e 2018). Indians account for only 0.06 % of the money deposited by foreigners in Swiss banks.
While, Britain holds the first place in this list with a share of 27 % of the total deposits.

About Swiss National Bank (SNB):
Headquarters– Zurich, Switzerland
Chairman– Thomas Jordan


NATIONAL AFFAIRS

Prime Minister Inaugurates ‘Aatma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan’

This is the largest employment generating program in the country which provided employment to about 1.25 crore people in Uttar Pradesh.


NITI Aayog Launched Behaviour Change Campaign, ‘Navigating the New Normal’,and Website

In order to aware people about the norms to contain the spread of Covid-19 in “Unlock” phase, NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog in partnership with Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), Centre for Social and Behavioural Change (CSBC) of Ashoka University, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), and Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) launched the behaviour change campaign ‘Navigating the New Normal’ and its website.

The campaign has been formulated under the guidance of Empowered Group 6, chaired by NITI Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Amitabh Kant.

Union Government Granted Rs 500 cr Emergency Funds to Armed Forces for War Preparedness

About Indian Army:
Commander-in-Chief– President Ram Nath Kovind
Chief of the Army Staff (CoAS)– General Manoj Mukund Naravane
Headquarters– New Delhi

Karnataka Becomes the First State to Amend Industries (Facilitation) Act for Small, Medium and Large-scale Industries

The Karnataka Government amended the “ The Karnataka Industries(Facilitation) act, 2002”, in the state cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister of Karnataka BS Yediyurappa, to facilitate and attract investment in the state.


BANKING & FINANCE

India’s PCI to decline by 5.4% during 2020-21 to Rs 1.43 lakh: SBI report

Delhi, Chandigarh, and Gujarat will be the worst hit with PCI falling 15.4%, 13.9% and 11.6% respectively in FY21 among states.

Yes Bank Launches Digital Wallet Solution ‘Yuva Pay’ in Partnership with UDMA Technologies to Enable Contactless Payments

Yes Bank launches a digital wallet solution(app)‘Yuva Pay’ in partnership with UDMA Technologies Pvt Ltd to enable contactless payments for its customers. 

About Yes Bank:
Headquarters– Mumbai, Maharashtra
Managing Director(MD) & CEO– Prashant Kumar


Lt Governor G C Murmu Launches Two Customized Loan Schemes of J&K Bank For Business Communities

2 customized loan schemes of J&K Bank namely ‘J&K Bank Business Support Loan Scheme 2019-20’ and ‘J&K Bank Business Support Loan Scheme 2019-20 for Hotels and Guest Houses’ with the aim to overcome business challenges that have stemmed up due to the prevailing conditions.

About Jammu & Kashmir Bank:
Headquarters– Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
Chairman and Managing Director (CMD)- R K Chhibber


AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS        

Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist, Weightlifter K. Sanjita Chanu to get Arjuna Award 2018 after IWF clears doping charges

About Commonwealth Games Federation:
Headquarters– London, United Kingdom
President– Dame Louise Martin DBE, Scotland


APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNATIONS         

IRDAI Forms 9-Member Working Group Headed by Anjan Dey to Look Into Drone Insurance

About the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI):
Headquarters– Hyderabad, Telangana
Chairman– Dr. Subhash Chandra Khuntia

NGT Forms Committee Headed by Justice BP Katakey to investigate Assam Gas Leak

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) formed a high level committee headed by Justice BP Katakey, former High Court judge of Gauhati, to investigate the blowout at Assam’s Baghjan oil well of Oil India Limited(OIL).
About OIL:
Chairman & Managing Director– Sushil Chandra Mishra
Head office– Noida, Uttar Pradesh


SPORTS

Australia and New Zealand to Host The 2023 Women’s.  (football)World Cup 

About FIFA(Fédération Internationale de Football Association):
President– Gianni Infantino
Secretary General– Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura
Headquarters– Zurich, Switzerland


Grandmaster P. Harikrishna becomes the 1st Indian to join the USD 150,000 Chessable Masters



OBITUARY

Vir Chakra Awardee 1971 War Hero Sqn. Ldr. Parvez Jamasji Passes Away




IMPORTANT DAYS

International Day in Support of Victims of Torture 2020: June 26



International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking – June 26

The theme of 2020 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is “Better Knowledge for better care”



STATE NEWS

Petroleum Minister, Dharmendra Pradhan & CM Edappadi K.Palaniswami Inaugurates CBG Plants in Tamil Nadu

Compressed Bio-Gas(CBG) Plants at Namakkal and CBG Fuel Stations at Pudhuchattiram and Rasipuram over a virtual platform.



Centre Allocates Rs 4125 cr to Rejuvenate Small, Medium & Tiny Industries Sector in Tamil Nadu

About Tamil Nadu:
Capital: Chennai
Governor: Shri Banwarilal Purohit


Maharashtra Announced “Maha Parwana” to Attract Fresh Industrial Investment

The government of Maharashtra announced the “Maha Parwana” to attract fresh investment in industries, for project execution, this plan will offer incentives and a single window clearance system.


29.53 sq km Tillari Forest Area in Dodamarg and Sawantwadi Range Declared as Conservation Reserve Area: Maharashtra

The Tilari ecosystem breeds tiger population and serves as the source population for the Sahyadri tiger reserve.

About Maharashtra:
Capital– Mumbai
Governor– Bhagat Singh Koshyari
Chief Minister– Uddhav Thackeray