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RRB English Current Affairs 2nd October 2018

INDIAN AFFAIRS
  1. President gives assent to Karnataka’s 2016 Good Samaritan Bill
  2. Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated the Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT) initiative
  3. Central government released the 1stinstallment amounting  122 crore to the Himachal Pradesh  government.
BANKING & FINANCE
  1. 36,000 cr to be injected into system through purchase of govt bonds: RBI
  2. Punjab National Bank (PNB) increased its benchmark lending rates or MCLR for the short-term loansby up to 2 per cent.
  3. International Finance Corporation (IFC) the finance arm of World Bank approved investment of $ 100 millionin India Resurgence Fund (IRF).
  4. SBIhalved the withdrawal limit from  40,000 to Rs. 20,000 per day.
BUSINESS & ECONOMY
  1. NSE Indiceslaunched 2 dynamic asset allocation indices designed to combine equity and debt.
  2. Insurance regulator Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India(IRDAI)approved micro-insurance disbursal through point-of-sales (PoS).
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
  1. Ekalabya committeeselected Odia hockey player Lilima Minz for the prestigious Ekalabya Puraskar, 2018.
APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNS
  1. Managing Director of Max Life Insurance, Rajesh Sudresigned from the company.
  2. Mohd Mushtaque Ahmadwas elected the new President of Hockey India (HI).
  3. Arun Kumarwas appointed Director-General of the Railway Protection Force (RPF).
  4. Rajesh Agrawaltook charge as the new Member (Rolling Stock), Railway Board and ex-officio Secretary to the Government of India.
  5. B Sriramhas resigned as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director (MD) of IDBI Bank.
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  1. Japan’s two Minerva-II-1 rovershave sent first video images from the surface of asteroid Ryugu.
  2. China launched its Centispace-1-s1 satelliteon a Kuaizhou-1A low-cost solid-fuel carrier rocket from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in China.
ENVIRONMENT
  1. scientists from Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS)and Centre for Ecological Sciences, IISc, Bangalore discovered two new species of lizards belonging to two new genera in Western Ghats.
SPORTS
  1. Samsun 2018 Hyundai Archery World Cup Finalwas held in Samsun, Turkey.
  2. Mercedes’ Lewis Hamiltonwon the Russian Grand Prix in Russia.
  3. 2018 ATP Shenzhen Open (Tennis)was held in Shenzhen, China. Singles Yoshihito Nishioka (Japan) and Doubles Ben McLachlan (Japan), Joe Salisbury (United Kingdom)
OBITUARY
  1. Former MP Malti Sharma dead
IMPORTANT DAYS
  1. World Habitat Day – October 1

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