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Current Affairs Quiz: 23 February 2017

23 February 2017: Daily Current Affairs Quizzes brought by Jagranjosh.com wants to help the aspirants’ of different competitive exams in to revising the day at an ease. These quizzes will help you in answering questions which can/may be asked in the next exam that will be faced by you. The day’s updated quizzes cover the topics like Sahitya Akademi Awards 2016, IMF on India’s GDP in FY 2016-17 and survey on Not of Standard Quality (NSQ) drugs in India among others.

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Publish Date : Feb 23, 2017

Canada to resettle 1200 Yazidi refugees by the end of 2017

Canada’s government has announced that it would be spending around 28 million to resettle Yazidi refugees facing persecution at the hands of the Islamic state group.

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Publish Date : Feb 23, 2017

Union Government decided to set up POSCO Victims Compensation Fund

The Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi announced this measure in view of growing instances of sexual crimes against children.

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Publish Date : Feb 23, 2017

उत्तराखंड सरकार ने जिम कॉर्बेट में शिकारियों को देखते ही गोली मारने के आदेश जारी किया

यह आदेश राज्य के मुख्य सचिव द्वारा बाघों के बढ़ते शिकार को ध्यान में रखते हुए उनके संरक्षण के लिए जारी किया गया

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Publish Date : Feb 23, 2017

NPPA asks hospitals to display revised price list of cardiac stents

Union Government is keeping a close watch on companies trying to create an artificial shortage of life-saving coronary stents, and stringent action will be taken against those engaging in unethical practices.

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Publish Date : Feb 23, 2017

Gujarat State Budget for FY 2017-18 presented

Nitinbhai Patel has announced a slew of measures to improve social and economic infrastructure in the State.

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Publish Date : Feb 22, 2017

J&K government imposes restrictions on number of guests at weddings

The restrictions on the number of guests to be invited were put with an aim to limit wastage of food and essential commodities in such ceremonies.

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Publish Date : Feb 22, 2017

Current Affairs Quiz: 22nd February 2017

22 February 2017: Daily Current Affairs Quizzes brought by Jagranjosh.com wants to help the aspirants’ of different competitive exams in to revising the day at an ease. These quizzes will help you in answering questions which can/may be asked in the next exam that will be faced by you. The day’s updated quizzes cover the topics like 11th Chief Minister of Nagaland, ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 and approval to 42 radar stations to boost coastal surveillance among others.

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Publish Date : Feb 22, 2017

कैशलेस भुगतान को प्रोत्साहन हेतु केंद्र सरकार ने भारत क्यूआर कोड लॉन्च किया

क्यूआर कोड (क्विक रिस्‍पॉन्‍स कोड) कैशलेस भुगतान का नया तरीका है. इसको भारत क्यूआर (BHARAT QR) नाम प्रदान किया गया है. रिजर्व बैंक ऑफ इंडिया के डिप्टी गवर्नर आर गांधी ने नए कोड को लांच किया.

Recommended for : cashless payments , Government of India , QR code , कैशलेस भुगतान , केंद्र सरकार , भारत क्यूआर कोड

Publish Date : Feb 22, 2017

Union Government clears Coastal Surveillance Project

Once fully functional, the coastal surveillance project is expected to boost India’s maritime security.

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Publish Date : Feb 22, 2017

पश्चिम बंगाल ने 'कुरुख' भाषा को आधिकारिक दर्जा दिया

कुरुख भाषा बोलने वाले लगभग 16 लाख उरांव लोग बंगाल में रहते हैं. यूनेस्को की इस सूची में इसे लुप्तप्राय: भाषा के तौर पर सूचीबद्ध किया गया है.

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Publish Date : Feb 22, 2017

Tripartite MoU to help Scheduled Caste artisans signed

The tripartite MoU was signed among various agencies of the Union Government to boost livelihood opportunities for scheduled caste artisans.

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Publish Date : Feb 21, 2017

Gujarat Assembly passes Aadhaar Bill, 2017

The Bill empowers the state government to use Aadhaar number as the sole identifier for the delivery of various subsidies and benefits in an effective and targeted manner.

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Publish Date : Feb 21, 2017

India wins silver at Asian Women's Rugby Sevens Trophy

The team participated under the aegis of the Indian Rugby Football Union (IRFU). The IRFU is the governing body for the sport of Rugby in India and is supported by Societe Generale, the financial partner of Rugby India.

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Publish Date : Feb 20, 2017

Drug Price Control in India

Recently, Indian government took bold steps to control and curb the drug prices in India. It also included coronary stents under the essential medicines and reduced its prices significantly which caused strains among pharmaceutical companies. We have analyzed this whole phenomenon in Detail.

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Publish Date : Feb 20, 2017

India ranks 143rd in 2017 Index of Economic Freedom

In its 23rd edition, the Index analyzed economic policy developments in 186 countries. Countries are graded and ranked on 12 measures of economic freedom that evaluate the rule of law, government size, regulatory efficiency, and the openness of markets.

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Publish Date : Feb 19, 2017

Reliance Defence, Dassault incorporated joint venture to execute Rafale deal

The joint venture Dassault Reliance Aerospace Limited is expected to boost the Make In India and Skill India initiatives of the Union Government.

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Publish Date : Feb 18, 2017

UAE reveals its plan to build the first city on Mars by 2117

The United Arab Emirates plans to spearhead international efforts in Mars exploration with its Mars 2117 program.

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Publish Date : Feb 18, 2017

Water Conservation may become part of syllabus

The Rajasthan River Basin and Water Resources Planning Authority has sent a proposal to Rajasthan state government to include water conservation lessons in the state syllabus.

Recommended for : Water Conservation , Rajasthan State Syllabus , Jal Swavlamban Abhiyan , JSY , Water Scarcity , Water Crisis in Rajasthan

Publish Date : Feb 17, 2017

Bihar’s new service rules bar government employees from consuming liquor

The Bihar state cabinet made new amendments to the employee service rules on 15 February, barring government employees and judicial officers from consuming liquor anywhere in the state.

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Publish Date : Feb 17, 2017

Irish government survives no-confidence vote

Irish Prime Minister, Enda Kenny’s ruling party won the no-confidence motion in a very close vote, with 57 in favour and 52 against.

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Publish Date : Feb 16, 2017

Union Cabinet approved establishment of Food Legumes Research Platform in Madhya Pradesh

The International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA) will assist the Indian Government in setting up of the Food Legumes Research Platform.

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Publish Date : Feb 16, 2017

Current Affairs Quiz: 16 February 2017

16 February 2017: Daily Current Affairs Quizzes brought by Jagranjosh.com wants to help the aspirants’ of different competitive exams in to revising the day at an ease. These quizzes will help you in answering questions which can/may be asked in the next exam that will be faced by you. The day’s updated quizzes cover the topics like bilateral Air Services Agreement, Bheege Chunariya, a Holi-themed festival and country’s minority government survived no confidence vote among others.

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Publish Date : Feb 16, 2017

Kerala Government gave approval for airport in Sabarimala

The nearest airports to Sabarimala are in Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram. These airports are located at a distance of 160 kilometer and 170 kilometer from Sabarimala respectively.

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Publish Date : Feb 16, 2017

केंद्र सरकार ने एसबीआई में पांच सहायक बैंकों के विलय को स्वीकृति प्रदान की

विलय में भारतीय महिला बैंक को शामिल नहीं किया गया है. विलय के कारण संबंधित बैंकों के किसी भी कर्मचारी को उनके काम से विरत नहीं किया जाएगा.

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Publish Date : Feb 16, 2017

हरियाणा सरकार ने शराब की खपत पर प्रतिबंध लगाया

पहली बार किए गए अपराध के लिए प्रति व्यक्ति 5000रु. का जुर्माना और दूसरी बार किए गए अपराध के लिए प्रति व्यक्ति 10000 रु. का जुर्माना तय.

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Publish Date : Feb 15, 2017

Sub-committee to frame blueprint on Integrated Dairy Complexes constituted in Haryana

The committee that has been asked to submit its report within a month comprises of Om Parkash Dhankhar, Kavita Jain and Munish Kumar Grover.

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Publish Date : Feb 15, 2017

Union Government signs agreement with Croatia on economic cooperation

The Agreement will help both the countries in stepping up the ties in continuity as the last agreement expired in November 2009.

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Publish Date : Feb 15, 2017

Haryana govt imposes curbs on liquor consumption

The Haryana government has made consuming alcohol in public places, private vehicles and common spaces a heavily punishable offense.

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Publish Date : Feb 15, 2017

Lok Sabha passed Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Bill, 2017

The bill was introduced by the government in the Lok Sabha to facilitate the demonetization measure announced on 8 November 2016.

Recommended for : Demonetisation , RBI , Lok Sabha , Black money , Narendra Modi

Publish Date : Feb 13, 2017
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