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Top 5 Current Affairs: 23 November 2017

20 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

According to the latest study, Asia-Pacific region accounts for more than half of the world’s Internet users and is the biggest region globally in terms of e-commerce sales, has seen a massive rise in cybercrime.

Union Government constitutes Task Force for drafting New Direct Tax Legislation

21 hrs ago
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The task force will draft an appropriate Direct Tax Legislation keeping in view the direct tax system prevalent in various countries, international best practices and economic needs of the country. The Task Force will set its own procedures for regulating its work and will submit its report to the Government within six months.

Cabinet approves setting up of the 15th Finance Commission

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

The Union Cabinet led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the setting up of the 15th Finance Commission. The decision was a constitutional obligation under Article 280 (1) of the Constitution. The Terms of Reference for the 15th Finance Commission will be notified soon.

Cabinet approves agreement between India and Philippines on cooperation in customs matters

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the signing and ratifying of an agreement between India and Philippines on cooperation and mutual assistance in customs matters.

Morning Current Affairs: 23 November 2017

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The Union Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its approval for expansion of the schemes of WCD Ministry under umbrella Scheme ‘Mission for Protection and Empowerment for Women’ for a period 2017-18 to 2019-20.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 22 November 2017

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

World’s fastest Supersonic Cruise Missile Brahmos on 22 November 2017 created history after it was successfully flight-tested from the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) frontline fighter aircraft Sukhoi-30MKI for the first time.

Brahmos missile successfully flight-tested from Sukhoi fighter aircraft

1 day ago
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After being dropped from the Sukhoi-30MKI, the missile’s engine fired up and propelled towards the intended target at the sea in Bay of Bengal. Weighing 2.5 ton, Brahmos is the heaviest weapon to be deployed on Su-30 fighter aircraft modified to carry weapons.

Google Doodle honours first Indian woman physician Rukhmabai on her 153rd birth anniversary

1 day ago
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The Doodle, designed by illustrator Shreya Gupta, shows Rukhmabai among her patients, doing the dedicated work of a skilled physician. Rukhmabai was also known for asserting her right to consent in marriage at a time when rights for women were rarely given any kind of importance.

Indian-origin Quarraisha Abdool Karim appointed as UNAIDS Special Ambassador for Adolescents and HIV

1 day ago
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Professor Abdool Karim is one of the world's leading AIDS researchers. She has made pioneering contributions in understanding the HIV epidemic among young people, especially among young women.

World Television Day 2017 observed across the world

2 days ago
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The United Nations General Assembly on 17 December 1996 proclaimed 21 November as World Television Day through its resolution 51/205. The assembly recognised the increasing impact of TV on decision-making by bringing world attention to conflicts and threats to peace and security.

Morning Current Affairs: 22 November 2017

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has resigned, bringing an end to 37 years of rule and sparking jubilant celebrations in the nation's streets. Until his resignation, Mugabe was the world's oldest head of state.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 21 November 2017

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board on 20 November 2017 submitted a proposal for settlement before the Supreme Court over the decades-old dispute over the Ram Janmabhoomi - Babri Masjid land dispute. Under the settlement, the board proposed that the Ram temple can be built on the Ayodhya site while a mosque can be constructed in Lucknow.

42nd International Congress of Military Medicine begins

3 days ago
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The congress was organised by the Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS) under the aegis of the Ministry of Defence (MoD). The International Committee of Military Medicine is an international inter-governmental organisation created in 1921 with its secretariat at Brussels in Belgium and currently has 112 nations as members.

Morning Current Affairs: 21 November 2017

3 days ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

India's nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Dalveer Bhandari was re-elected to the International Court of Justice. Bhandari and Britain's Christopher Greenwood were locked in a neck-to-neck fight for re-election to the ICJ. However, in a dramatic turn of events Britain withdrew its candidate from the election.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 20 November 2017

3 days ago
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

India's Manushi Chhillar was crowned Miss World 2017 at the prestigious pageant’s 67th edition that was held in Sanya, China. The 20-year-old’s win has brought home the coveted title after a 17-year-long wait. The last Indian contestant to win Miss World was Priyanka Chopra in the year 2000.

Bar Leadership Summit held on reforms in Indian Legal Services Sector

3 days ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Indian National Bar Association (INBA) recently organised the ‘Bar Leadership Summit on Reforms in the Indian Legal Sector’ in New Delhi collaboration with the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Centre for Trade and Investment Law (CTIL), Indian Institute of Foreign Trade.

Universal Children's Day 2017 observed across the world

3 days ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Universal Children’s Day was established by United Nations in 1954. The date 20 November coincides with the adoption of the 'Declaration of the Rights of the Child' by UN General Assembly 1959.

Girish Karnad conferred with 2017 Tata Literature Live Lifetime Achievement Award

Nov 20, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Book of the year Award in non-fiction category went to 'Age of Anger: A History of the Present' by Pankaj Mishra, whereas in the fiction category, Easterine Kire's 'Son of the Thundercloud' bagged the award.

Morning Current Affairs: 20 November 2017

Nov 20, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

42nd International Congress of Military Medicine, Military Medicine, Girish Karnad, Universal Children's Day

Qaumi Ekta Week to be observed from 19-25 November 2017

Nov 19, 2017
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH), an autonomous organisation under the Ministry of Home Affairs, organises Communal Harmony Campaign along with the Qaumi Ekta Week and observes the Communal Harmony Flag Day on 25 November.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 17 November 2017

Nov 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

Union Minister of State for Power and Renewable Energy RK Singh on 16 November 2017 launched the Web Portal for Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana ‘Saubhagya’. The portal can be accessed at http://saubhagya.gov.in. Through Saubhagya Web portal, every State can fill in the current status of progress of electrification works which will enable accountability for the State utility/ DISCOM.

Facebook launches new tools for video creators

Nov 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Facebook has announced new tools for video creators to join its platform in an attempt to take on Google-owned YouTube. The new tool will be called Facebook Creator App. It will help the community create original video, go live with exclusive features and connect with their community on the Facebook.

INS Sarvekshak reaches Dar-Es-Salaam to conduct Joint Hydrographic Survey with Tanzanian Navy

Nov 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

INS Sarvekshak is a specialised survey ship of the Indian Navy presently based at Kochi and is fitted with up to date survey equipment like Deep Sea Multi beam echo sounder system, Side Scan Sonars and a fully automated digital surveying system.

Morning Current Affairs: 17 November 2017

Nov 17, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Stromatolites are laminated structures of micro- organisms which have created layers of minerals using elements dissolved in the water in which they live. Fossil stromatolites are the oldest evidence for life on Earth. They first appeared 3.7 billion years ago.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 16 November 2017

Nov 16, 2017
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

The collective wealth of Asia’s 50 richest families on the list is a record USD 699 billion, a 35 per cent increase from last year. For the third time, India enjoys the biggest presence on the list, with 18 richest families, followed by Hong Kong with nine richest families.

Forbes list of Asia’s Richest Families 2017 released: Ambani family tops the list

Nov 16, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

For the third time, India enjoys the biggest presence on the list, with 18 richest families, followed by Hong Kong with nine richest families. Mukesh Ambani family is the biggest gainer in dollar and percentage terms. Their net worth rose by USD 19 billion as shares of Reliance Industries soared high due to better refining margins and the increasing demand produced by its telecom arm Reliance Jio.

World Philosophy Day 2017 observed across the world

Nov 16, 2017
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Day also aims to raise public awareness of the importance of philosophy and its critical use in life. The Day encourages academic exchange and highlights the contribution of philosophical knowledge in addressing global issues.

RBI governor Urjit Patel appointed to advisory board of BIS

Nov 16, 2017
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

RBI Governor Urjit Patel has been appointed to the Financial Stability Institute Advisory Board of the Bank of International Settlement (BIS), a global financial organisation owned by major central banks from across the world. The Financial Stability Institute (FSI) of the BIS assists financial sector authorities worldwide in strengthening their financial systems.

Morning Current Affairs: 16 November 2017

Nov 16, 2017
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

RBI Governor Urjit Patel has been appointed to the Financial Stability Institute Advisory Board of the Bank of International Settlement (BIS), a global financial organisation owned by major central banks from across the world.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 15 November 2017

Nov 15, 2017
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The largest-ever group of scientists from across the world have warned that time is running out to save the Earth and urgent action needs to be taken to avoid substantial and irreversible harm to the planet. Over 15,000 scientists from 184 countries have co-signed a paper titled ‘World Scientists' Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice’, which was published in the journal BioScience.

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