Important Current Affairs Month Wise For UPSC CDS 02/2018 By Neeraj Kumar
India's Largest Learning Platform unacademy Unacademy Learning App Unacademy UNINSTALL OPEN In-app purchases Neeraj Kumar #9 Top Free Education Download Unacademy Learning App Follow me on Unacademy on the link below https://unacademy.com/user/neerajkumaran325 MILLION Downloads 90,335 Education Similar Official Unacademy App with high quality courses for passionate learners :- WHAT'S NEW - Educator Live Stories & updates - Invite your friends & earn credits
Question: Who has become the first woman chief justice of Jammu & Kashmir High Court? Answer: Justice Gita Mittal was sworn in as the first woman Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court. Justice Mittal earlier served as a Delhi High Court judge for 14 years Question: Delhi High Court decriminalizes begging in the national capital. Earlier, it was made a criminal offence under which Act? Answer: It was made a criminal offence after the Bombay Prevention of Begging Act,1959, was extended to Delhi by a Central government amendment in 1960
Question: Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Aviation Suresh Prabhu launched Niryat Mitra - mobile App. It is developed by? Answer: The app is developed by the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO). Question: Which nation's former President has been nominated to be the next UN human rights chief? Answer: Chile. Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet is the rst woman in her country to occupy the top position and is known to be a strong advocate for women's rights
Question: What is the tagline for Geographical Indication (GI) certified products? Answer: Union Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu launched the tricolour logo and a tagline "Invaluable Treasures of Incredible India". The tagline was coined by Akansha Tripathi. Question: Who has been sworn-in as the Chief Justice of the Madras High Court (MHC)? Answer: Justice Vijaya Kamlesh Tahilramani. Justice Tahilramani is the third woman chief justice of the MHC. She succeeded Justice Indira Banerjee, who has been elevated to the Supreme Court
Question: The Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR) sounds alarm with the discovery of deadly foreign maize pest in Karnataka. What is the name of the pest? Answer: Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda). It was discovered in Karnataka this July. Question: Which station was ranked as the cleanest in A1 Category as per Report on Station Cleanliness? Answer: Jodhpur (1st place) and Jaipur (2nd place) of North Western Railway in Rajasthan.
Question: PM Modi announces which Healthcare Insurance 15th August 2018? Answer: Jan Aarogya Abhiyan. The world's largest healthcare cover plan that covers 10 crore families provides 5 lakh cover to them each year Question: The Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR) sounds alarm with the discovery of deadly foreign maize pest in Karnataka. What is the name of the pest? Answer: Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda). It was discovered in Karnataka this July
Question: Which tribal language becomes the rst tribal language in India to get its own Wikipedia edition Answer: Santhali. Among the 22 scheduled languages in India, Dogri, Bodo and Manipuri have no version of Wikipedia in their own language Question: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India launches integration and availability of TRAI Mobile Apps on which platform? Answer: TRAI has now integrated its Mobile Apps namely DND 2.0 and MyCall with UMANG Platform
Question: Who becomes the rst Indian and Asian to be elected to the Chair of International Nitrogen Initiative (INI)? Answer: Indian scientist and academician Nandula Raghuram was elected as the Chair of the International Nitrogen Initiative (INI), a global policy making initiative Question: Which State of India refused to participate in center's Ease of living index ranking'? Answer: West Bengal refused to participate in the Centre's rankings. Thus, Kolkata was excluded from the index. Pune followed by Navi Mumbai and Greater Mumbai were the best performing State.