Youtube Chennal

Whatsapp Alert

Facebook Alert

Telegram Alert

Click Here

Click Here

Click Here

Click Here

RRB English Current Affairs 3rd January 2018

INDIAN AFFAIRS
  1. Giriraj Singh, Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) informed the parliament that the MSME ministry has established an Export Promotion Cellwith an aim to create a sustainable ecosystem for entire MSME development.
  2. Phase II of Capacity Building Programme for Elected Women Representatives (EWRs) of Panchayati Raj Institutions initiated across 18 states: MOSW&CD
  3. A government appointed panel headed by IIT- Hyderabadchairman B V R Mohan Reddy has suggested to the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to stop setting up new engineering colleges from 2020 and review the creation of new capacity every two years after that.
  4. Andhra Pradeshgot a separate high court which will temporarily function from the Chief Minister’s camp office in Amravati, the new capital of the state till a permanent building for the High Court is being set up at the ‘Justice City’in Amaravati. 
INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
  1. The United states of America (USA)and Israel officially quit the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) amid concerns that the organization fosters anti-Israel bias.
BANKING & FINANCE
  1. Central bank of India, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) released 18th Fiscal Stability Report of India.
  2. Reserve Bank of Indiagranted permission to Paytm Payments Bank to add new customers after it initially barred Paytm from opening bank accounts in June 2018.
  3. Govt infuses nearly Rs 11,000 cr capital in public sector banks
BUSINESS & ECONOMY
  1. Franceintroduced a new “GAFA tax” named after the large internet and technology companies Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to ensure the global giants pay a fair share of taxes on their massive businesses in Europe.
  2. Government introduced the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for17 items of Minor Forest Produce (MFP) items after revising 23 items.
  3. Santosh Gangwar, MoSL&E, rewarded Rs. One Lakh to Mr. Siddrameshwar Siddharam Humanabade, Food Delivery Boy
  4. Rajan Deshpande received the 12thShankar Vaidya Shree Award instituted by Dr. P.S. Shankar Pratishtan
APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNS
  1. Justice T B N Radhakrishnan sworn in as Chief Justice of Telangana HC; Justice Praveen Kumar as the acting Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court
  2. VK Yadav took charge of the chairmanship of Railway Board.
  3. Axis Bank MD & CEO Shikha Sharma retires, Amitabh Chaudhry takes charge
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  1. AI tool found to hide data in image to ‘cheat’ on next task  
  2. American space agency NASA‘s New Horizonsspacecraft performed the farthest flyby in history as it approached the Kuiper Belt object Ultima Thule.
OBITUARY
  1. Veteran actor-writer Kader Khanpassed away at 81 in Canada.