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National Monthly Current Affairs GK from 1 January to 31 January, 2019 –

  1. Union Minister Rajyavardhana Rathod launched solar power plant in Adar Vidya Mandir located in Kotputli, Rajasthan state.
  2. Central Tourism Minister K.J. Alphonso inaugurated the first homeland project in Sikkim state.
  3. Ramdhari Singh Diwakar was recently honored with Shrilal Shukla Smriti Literature.
  4. Under the Healthy India Tour organized by the Indian Food Safety and Standards Authority, the state of Tamil Nadu was awarded the best state award.
  5. National Voters Day is celebrated every year on 25th January this year’s theme – “No voter left.”
  6. ‘Train-18’ has been renamed as Vande Bhawan Express.
  7. National Girl Child Day is celebrated every year on 24th January and this year’s theme ‘Empowering Girls for a Brighter Tomorrow’ means that girls are empowered for a bright future.
  8. The construction of 11,000 new classrooms has been inaugurated in 250 government schools in Delhi State.
  9. Chitra Mudgal for Hindi language was recently awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award.
  10. Ministry of Defense has announced that a pension of at least 18 thousand rupees per month will be given to physically challenged ex-servicemen and their families.
  11. Uttar Pradesh Government has recently announced the creation of Longest Expressway in the world. This expressway has been named Ganga Expressway.
  12. Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the state of Kerala recently dedicated the integrated refinery expansion project of Bharat Petroleum Corporation to the nation.
  13. Telangana state recently announced the formation of State Tiger Protection Force.
  14. Nanaji Deshmukh, Bhupen Hazarika and Pranab Mukherjee were selected for Bharat Ratna in the year 2019.
  15. According to the report of the Indian Industry Confederation (CII), the Kumbh Mela organized in Prayagraj is expected to earn Rs 1.2 lakh crore and employment to 6 lakh people.
  16. Inauguration of the museum connected to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose by the Prime Minister in Lal Qila
  17. Banwari Lal Purohit, Governor of Tamil Nadu, has honored BJP MP Anurag Thakur of Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh with the Jury Committee Special Award for ‘MP Ratan Award’.
  18. Sitanshu Yashashandra has been awarded the prestigious literary award Saraswati Puraskar.
  19. The Interim Budget of 2019 will be presented by Piyush Goyal.
  20. India’s Satyupan principles have become the youngest mountain climbers who defeated 7 mountain peaks and 7 volcanic mountains.
  21. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated 106th Indian Science Congress in Punjab; Theme- “Future IndiaScience and Technology”.
  22. Senior IPS officer Prabhat Singh has been appointed Director General (Investigation) of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).
  23. Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (15th, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas) was held this year in Varanasi from 21st to 23rd January and this theme – ‘Role of Overseas Indians in the creation of new India’.
  24. According to the Central Government, under the Prime Minister Ujjwala scheme, more than 60 million free gas connections have been distributed so far.
  25. Sikkim State Government launched ‘One Family, One Job’ scheme on January 12, 2019.
  26. During the Kumbh fair, special mobile application service has been released for the weather information called “Kumbh Mela Seva”.
  27. Famous celebration of Makarvilakku of Kerala has led to the famous Sabarimala temple being opened.
  28. Prime Minister Modi in the state of Manipur recently launched the Dollyabhabi Barrage project.

Monthly Sports Current Affairs GK from 1 January to 31 January, 2019 –

  1. Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal who became the first Indian woman shuttle to win the title of Indonesia Masters.
  2. India’s cricket team has successfully won the New Zealand team a series 10 years later on their home ground.
  3. Novak Djokovic recently won the men’s singles title in the Australian Open in 2019.
  4. First Japanese woman tennis player Naomi Osaka won the Australian Open 2019 title.
  5. Wasim Jaffar has become the first batsman to score 1000 runs in a Ranji Trophy season twice.
  6. Indian wicket-keeper-batsman Rishabh Pant has been selected as the ICC’s Emerging Player of the Year 2018.
  7. Wrestler Vinesh Phogat has become the first Indian player to be nominated for the prestigious Laureus Sports Award.
  8. Judo players from Delhi have captured 12 gold, 3 silver and bronze medals in the India Youth Games 2019, held in Pune and outplayed the remaining 6 teams.
  9. Virat Kohli has made his name for the first time with three ICC Awards (Cricketer of the Year, ODI Cricketer of the Year and Test Cricketer of the Year).
  10. Virat Kohli has been named as the captain of the team announced by the ICC of the Year-2012.
  11. International Cricket Council (ICC) appointed Manu Sahni as his new chief executive officer.
  12. D. Gukesh of Tamil Nadu state became the second and the youngest Grandmaster of the world.
  13. Indian batsman Rohit Sharma has reached number five in the case of top six-wicket hauls in ODI cricket by defeating former South African captain AB de Villiers (204 sixes).
  14. Indian batsman Rishabh Pant, who scored a century against Australia, became the first Asian wicket-keeper to score a Test century on Australian soil.

International Current Affairs GK from 1 January to 31 January, 2019

  1. The name of the shared digital currency launched by UAE and Saudi Arabia is Aber.
  2. Recently, Syria and Iran have signed 11 agreements and memoranda.
  3. French sailor Zon-Luc van den Heid won the race of 212 days on January 29, 2017 without any sophisticated equipment to travel the world through the sea through its yacht alone.
  4. International Labor Organization under which the Global Commission on Future of Work Reports has been issued
  5. India has invited China country for the expansion plan of electric vehicles.
  6. France and Germany have signed a new friendship treaty ‘Ahen’, whose purpose is to defend one another, to increase friendship between the two countries and to improve the living standards of the two countries.
  7. According to a report by Research and Consultancy firm Wood McKenzie, in the case of crude oil demand, India could become the second largest oil consumer country in the world by overtaking China in 2019.
  8. The 14th session of the UNCCD Conference of Parties will be organized in India.
  9. According to the Edelman Trust Barometer-2011 report, India is one of the most trusted countries in the world in terms of government, business, NGO and media.
  10. City Rio de Janeiro has been declared the world’s first architectural capital by UNESCO for the year 2020.
  11. Goodwill ambassador of World Health Organization Yohei Sasakawa, who was recently announced to be given the Gandhi Peace Prize of the year 2018.
  12. The world’s first television channel dedicated to human rights in the city of London began.
  13. Recently the name of the country has been changed to “Republic of Northern Macedonia” by Macedonia.
  14. On January 4, International Braille Day is celebrated every year.
  15. The Yellow Vests movement is presently in discussion in Europe, it started in France.

Business /Banking Current Affairs GK from 1 January to 31 January, 2019 –

  1. The Central Government has increased the research fellowship to the Ph.D. students by increasing the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) from Rs 25,000 per month to Rs 31,000 per month.
  2. Tata Group Company has been declared India’s most valuable company in the report released by London’s Consultancy firm Brand Finance.
  3. Reliance Industries Ltd has become the first Indian private company to earn net profit of more than Rs 10 thousand crore in a quarter.
  4. Yes Bank has named Ravneet Singh Gill as the new Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the bank.
  5. LIC Company has recently acquired 51% stake in public sector IDBI Bank.
  6. India’s growth rate is estimated to be 7.5 percent in 2019 and 7.7 percent in 2020.
  7. Bihar state, with a rate of 11.3%, topped the state’s growth rate in the financial year 2017-18.
  8. Oxfam Institution by which the report released states that 1% of India’s people have an equal amount of 50% population.
  9. The Union Cabinet has approved the merger of Bank of Baroda, Dena Bank and Vijaya Bank.
  10. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Balangir-Bichupali rail line in Odisha state and laid the foundation stone of Sonpur Kendriya Vidyalaya.
  11. A minister headed by Finance Minister Shiv Pratap Shukla has recommended a GST of Rs 5,000 for a turnover of 60 lakhs.
  12. According to the latest report of the World Economic Forum, India will be the third largest consumer market by the year 2030, after USA and China.

Environment/ Science Current Affairs GK from 1 January to 31 January, 2019 –

  1. According to a recent report released by World Steel Association (WSA), India is the second largest producer of steel in terms of steel production.
  2. Based on the report released by NASA’s Cassini Mission, NASA has reported the ages of Saturn’s planets between 1 to 10 million years.
  3. Naval Chief Admiral Sunil Lamba inaugurated INS Kahasa’s new naval air base in Andaman-Nicobar.
  4. Bharat Ratna-reputed Scientist CNR Rao has been selected for the first Sheikh Sauda International Award.
  5. According to NASA, its Operant Rover Yan, which landed in January 2004, completed 15 years on Mars.
  6. The world’s smallest and lightest satellite created by students of India is named Kalmasat, which ISRO has launched.
  7. Roma Films won four Best awards at the 24th Critics Choice Awards held at Barker Hangar, Santa Monica.
  8. Free and Compulsory Child Education (Amendment) Bill 2019 will be passed on merit basis to class VIII according to the eligibility criteria.
  9. NASA’s TESS satellite, which recently discovered the planet three times as big as the Earth.