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RRB English Current Affairs 10th December 2018

INDIAN AFFAIRS
  1. Government sanctioned 254 projects worth over 24 thousand crore rupees under National Mission for Clean Ganga in India Water Summit 2018
  2. Centre Empowers Lt Governors, Administrators to Set Up Special Courts
  3. Rs 50 crore Science and Technology Innovation fund, first in the country, approved by Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani
INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
  1. India tops in road deaths; globally fatalities increase by 1 lakh in 3 years: WHO report
  2. Two day 175th Meeting of the OPEC Conference & one day 5th OPEC and Non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting held in Vienna, Austria
  3. Luxembourgbecame the first country to abolish all fares on public transport by 2019.
  4. Dubai Crown Prince Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launches world’s largest Arabic audio library in Dubai
  5. Conference on the theme ‘Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code of India – New Paradigm for Stressed Assets’ was held at the Indian Consulate in New York.
  6. United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres launched a new framework named as UN Global Counter-Terrorism Coordination Compact.
BANKING & FINANCE
  1. Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) announced extension of credit facility of USD 500 millionto Tanzania for water supply projects in the country.
BUSINESS & ECONOMY
  1. Indiaretain its position as the world’s top recipient of remittances this year with its diaspora sending $80 billion back home.India is followed by China ($67 billion), Mexico and the Philippines ($34 billion each) and Egypt ($26 billion).
  2. Current account deficit widens to 2.9% of GDP in Q2:RBI
  3. Australiasurpassed Qatar to become the world’s leading exporter of Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) for the first time.
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
  1. Forbes released The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women of 2018.
  2. IT stalwart Roshni Nadar Malhotra ranking 51stin the list,
  3. Biotechnology pioneer Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw ranking60th,
  4. Media mogul Shobhana Bhartia at 88th position and
  5. Actor Priyanka Chopra at94th
  6. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India was conferred the Skoch Award for National Significance in New Delhi.
  7. Pakistani Nobel Peace Prize-winner Malala Yousafzaiwas honored by Harvard University in the United States for her work promoting girls’ education.
  8. Bharti Enterprises chairman Sunil Bharti Mittalhas received ESCP Europe’s highest honour ‘Doctor Honoris Causa’ for his innovative entrepreneurship and contribution towards philanthropy in the field of education.
APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNS
  1. Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC), chaired by PM Narendra Modi, appointed Krishnamurthy Subramanian as Chief Economic Advisor for a period of 3
  2. Axis Bank inducted Amitabh Chaudhryas additional director on its board. He will replace incumbent Shikha Sharma whose fourth term has been curtailed by the RBI by nearly two-and-half years.
  3. Kirthiga Reddy, the former managing director of FacebookIndia, has joined SoftBank as its first venture partner at its $100 billion Vision Fund. She the first women coming on board in a company where the rest are all men.
  4. SPORTS
  5. Ashwin makes Marsh break 130-year-old Australian record
  6. BOOKS & AUTHORS
  7. Vice President Releases the book on selected speeches of the President Titled “The Republican Ethic” in English and “Loktantra ke Swar” in New Delhi