Best of Current Affairs 23-24 Week 4th to 17th June 2017

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Following are the important current terms important for exams, discussions and interview.

Why following ‘Terms’ and ‘Events’ are important

  • What is QR-SAM?
  • What is Real Madrid?
  • India’s Biggest refinery and Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra
  • What is the New System of rate revision For Petrol and diesel Prices?
  • What is ‘Operation Swarn’?
  • What is QS World University Rankings 2018




What do you mean by?

  • GSLV Mk-III and GSAT – 9
  • KELT-9b
  • Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)
  • India’s first ‘private’ railway station –Habibganj (Bhopal)
  • Who is Uday Kotak
  • Rafael Nadal (Spain)
  • Statutory liquidity ratio (SLR)
  • Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)
  • Short term crop loans


Important Terms for Discussion and interviews

  • What do you know about SATH – ‘Sustainable Action for Transforming Human capital’?
  • What is similarity between the second Grand Prix badminton and B. Sai Praneeth?
  • Know about 40thPrime Minister of Nepal.
  • Know about Vikram Limaye the chief executive officer and managing director of the National Stock Exchange of India Ltd (NSE).

Best of Current Affairs

23-24 Week 4th to 17th June 2017

The Swedish newspaper was recently asked it to delete the reference made by President Pranab Mukherjee to the Bofors scam in an interview to it, as a claim protested by the Indian Government on 27 May 2015. India has expressed disappointment over the disrespect shown to the President, the newspaper has defended its right to publish what was said during the interview.

Know, who is Vijay Kelkar and what is PPP !

Vijay Kelkar is a renowned economist and a former Finance Secretary. He was appointed head of newly constituted committee to give recommendations to recast the model of Public-Private-Partnership (PPP) model in India. India is one of the largest PPP market with over 900 projects. The Kelkar committee will review the PPP policy, suggest a better risk-sharing mechanism between private developers and the government after analysing such projects.

Know, who is Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar !

Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar was crowned as the new Maharaja of of Mysuru (Mysore) royal family. He is the 23-year old grandson of Princess Gayathri Devi, who was the eldest daughter of the last Maharaja of Mysore, Sri Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar. The coronation was held at Mysuru’s famous Amba Vilas Palace, which was decked up for the occasion.

Know about Sepp Blatter!

Swpp Blatter, was re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term at the 65th Annual Congress of FIFA held at Zurich for four year term.

Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan stood against Blatter in this election. It is worth mentioning that FIFA is going through a major controversy regarding corruption in the organisation with two FIFA vice presidents and a recently elected FIFA executive committee member still in custody.


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