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January 2018 Current Affairs

UN Security Council approves Russian-drafted resolution on Syria ceasefire

Jan 2, 2017
The Security Council also expressed its support for the efforts taken by Russia and Turkey and aimed at stopping violence in Syria and launching a political process.

Lieutenant General Bipin Rawat takes charge as Chief of Army Staff

Jan 2, 2017
Lieutenant General Bipin Rawat superseded two senior most Lieutenant Generals - Praveen Bakshi and PM Hariz - as the 27th Army Chief of India.

President approves promulgation of Specified Bank Notes Ordinance, 2016

Jan 2, 2017
The decision is a follow-up action of numerous steps taken to eliminate the menace of unaccounted money in the economy.

BJP forms government in Arunachal Pradesh with 33 PPA MLAs joining it

Jan 2, 2017
The Chief Minister also refuted all charges levelled against him by PPA President Kahfa Bengia and instead blamed the PPA of having weak organisational set-up.

Third protocol for amending DTAA signed between India and Singapore

Jan 1, 2017
It was revised in line with India’s treaty policy to prevent double non-taxation, curb revenue loss & check black money through automatic exchange of information.

Cash withdrawal from ATMs increased from Rs 2000 to Rs 4500 per day

Jan 1, 2017
In a major relief for the common man, RBI increased the daily limit of ATM withdrawal to Rs 4500 from current Rs 2500 from 1 January 2017.

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