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December 2018 Monthly Current Affairs GK December Monthly GK QuestionsCurrent Affairs GK Monthly from 1 December to 30 December, 2018, some important career affairs related to international, national, sport related, science, business and banking have been included for all the competitive examiners current Affairs. Latest Monthly Current Affairs GK from 1 December to 30 December 2018. December Current Affairs GK General Knowledge Preparation 2018.Monthly Latest Current Affairs GK 1 December to 30 December 2018 GK Questions

National Monthly Current Affairs GK from 1 December to 30 December, 2018 –

  1. India has set 12 national biodiversity targets (NBTs) under the Biodiversity Council (CBD).
  2. The name of the Subhash Chandra Bose Island is given to the island of Ross Island, located in Andaman and Nicobar islands by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
  3. Swaraj Island is the name given to Havelock Island located by Andaman Nicobar Islands by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
  4. The state of Haryana who first started the Women Police Volunteer Campaign.
  5. The Central Government has extended the deadline for updating the National Citizen Register (NRC) in Assam from December 31, 2018 till 30 June 2019.
  6. Madhya Pradesh State Government honored Sitar Mehta with ‘Tansen Award 2018’ for contributing to the field of music.
  7. The Misses India My Identity Beauty Pageant in Delhi has won the Divya Patidar Joshoko Misses India 2018 title in 2018.
  8. Recently, Virudhunagar, Tamilnadu has secured top position in the list under the second delta ranking of aspiring district program issued by the Commission.
  9. Provide universal health coverage to Uttarakhand state first status of Indian state
  10. India’s first music museum will be set up in the state of Tamil Nadu.
  11. The Central Government approved the extension of Ujjwala scheme to provide free LPG connections to all the poor families.
  12. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the construction of a new 5.634-km 4-lane bridge along the Gangetic river in Patna, parallel to the Gandhi Causes.
  13. Greater Noida NCR has been approved for multi-modal transport hub.
  14. On 24th December, “National Consumer Day” is celebrated in India.
  15. The subject of National Consumer Day 2018 was ‘time bound settlement of consumer complaints’.
  16. The Central Government has sanctioned a 17 kilometer long new railway line at Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu) to Dhanushkodi, which is considered to be the starting point of Ram Setu at a cost of Rs 208 crores.
  17. Government of Maharashtra announced the establishment of Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee International School for the rural students of the state on the birth anniversary of Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
  18. The Uttar Pradesh Government has appointed former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in Lok Bhavan in Lucknow on December 25, 2018.(install 25-feet high statue)
  1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently launched development projects worth Rs 14,500 crore related to health, road-highways and higher education in Odisha state.
  2. Haryana State Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced the name of the state’s “Child Care Institute” as “Jagannath Ashram”.
  3. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the country’s longest railway-road bridge “Bogibeb” in Assam state.
  4. The first Unmanned Vehicle Manufacture Factory has been established in India, operated by Adani Group in Hyderabad.
  5. Along with India’s Alibit Systems Company India, Adani Group has established the first UV manufacturing company.
  6. The Central Government issued a coin of 100 rupees in memory of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s 94th birth anniversary.
  1. Prominent English writer Amitav Ghosh has received 54th Gyanpeeth Award for the year 2018.
  2. Ashok Gehlot sworn in as Chief Minister of Rajasthan for the third time.
  3. The author of the book ‘Changing India’, Manmohan Singh, has written about the achievements of his tenure in the book.
  4. ” Shiksha Setu App” app has been launched to help the students of Haryana Government.
  5. Vijay Keshav Gokhale has been appointed as the new Foreign Secretary of India.
  6. Maneka Gandhi started the online portal ‘ NARI’ for women empowerment.
  7. Chitra Mudgal was selected for the Sahitya Akademi Award-2018 for composing Hindi language.

Monthly Sports Current Affairs GK from 1 December to 30 December, 2018 –

  1. Indian cricketer Virat Kohli has made 2735 runs in this year (2018) and has become the first batsman to score the most international runs in a calendar year for the third year.
  2. With 9 wickets in Melbourne Test against Australia, Indian pacer Jaspreet Bumrah has become the highest wicket taker in international cricket in 2018.
  3. Ricky Ponting was officially included in the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame on December 26, 2018.
  4. CA Katappa has appointed the Chief coach of the men’s boxing.
  5. Belgian football team has reached the first place in the latest FIFA rankings issued.
  6. India’s Vedangi Kulkarni has become the fastest Asian woman to cross the globe with cycles.
  7. Indian Badminton player PV Sindhu recently won the BWF World Tour Finals title.
  8. Luca Modric has recently won Ballon d’Or Award for the year 2018.
  9. Ajay Rohra cricketer made the world record with highest score in first-class cricket.

International Current Affairs GK from 1 December to 30 December, 2018 –

  1. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has secured majority for the third consecutive term in the general elections.
  2. Thailand ASEAN Country Parliament has approved the medical use of marijuana.
  3. December 18 is celebrated as International Travel Day every year.
  4. China launched its first satellite for space-based broadband to compete with Google.
  5. Belgian won the title of World Hockey Cup 2018 for the first time by defeating the Netherlands in a penalty shootout.
  6. Ranil Vikramasinghe took oath as the new Prime Minister of Sri Lanka on December 16, 2018.
  7. India and Maldives have agreed to increase cooperation for maintaining peace and security in the Indian Ocean on December 17, 2018.
  8. Government of India has signed an agreement of Rs. 4500 crores with France’s Atoscope for the National Supercomputing Mission.
  9. India’s rank is 108th in the World Economic Forum (WEF) year 2018 Gender Gap report.
  10. Russian company Calyanikov has introduced ship detection drones from 100 km away.
  11. Bilateral air exercises were conducted between Japanese Air Self Defense Force (JASDF) and Indian Air Force on Shinuu Friendship-18.
  12. Cyril Rumphosa has been made the Chief Guest of India’s Republic Day Celebration 2019.

Business /Banking Current Affairs GK from 1 December to 30 December, 2018 –

  1. The Ministry of Railways will give 40% concession to the transporter of the transporter of 60 years and above, from January 1, 2019.
  2. GST Council recently announced reduction in the rates of goods and services tax (GST) on 23 different types of items including TV screens, cinema tickets and Power Bank.
  3. According to Bloomberg, India has become the 7th largest share market in the world by overtaking Germany in terms of market capitalization.
  4. Under the agreement between India and Japan, Japan will lend about Rs 6668.46 crore to India for three development projects.
  5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister of Orissa Naveen Patnaik inaugurated IIT Bhubaneswar
  6. Gail India Company recently installed the country’s second largest roof top solar plant in Uttar Pradesh.
  7. The first India-ASEAN Innotech Summit was organized in New Delhi.
  8. The Central Government recently signed a $ 85 million loan agreement with the Asian Development Bank for the Odisha Skill Development Project.
  9. The World Bank announced a plan to invest $ 200 billion in the year 2021-25 to deal with the problem of climate change.
  10. RBI Institute by which it was announced that a committee for economic and financial stability of the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector in India will be constituted.
  11. The Reserve Bank of India will implement ‘Lokpal Scheme’ for digital transactions from January 2019.

Environment/ Science Current Affairs GK from 1 December to 30 December, 2018 –

  1. IIT Roorkee institution which has created warning system alerting people about 1 minute before the earthquake.
  2. Uttarakhand government has approved the proposal to run a seaplane in Tehri Lake.
  3. According to a study published in Australia’s Journal of Botany, more than 50 species of species of plants are at risk of extinction in the next decade.
  4. According to the report published recently by the Central Pollution Control Board, clean water was found in 018 out of 39 post monsoon in 2018.
  5. Union Health Minister, JP Nadda has announced that India’s largest Cancer Institute will be inaugurated in Haryana in January 2019.
  6. The name of the storm caused by the Bay of Bengal was named Phithai, due to which heavy rains and heavy winds continued in the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh.
  7. Engineers of the Netherlands have created five artificial archipelas for the purpose of giving new life to wild beings.
  8. GSAT-11, the largest weighted satellite of ISRO, which has recently been launched from French Guyana.
  9. National Green Authority (NGT) imposed a penalty of Rs 25 crore on the Delhi Government for failing to address the problem of pollution.
  10. The Shahpurkandi dam project, approved by the Cabinet, is being made on Ravi