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RRB English Current Affairs 4th January 2019

INDIAN AFFAIRS
  1. Govt Releases 6-Crore LPG Connections under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY).
  2. Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA): Rs.10,180 crore scheme launched for overall development of farmers of Odisha
  3. Chief Ministerof the Congress led government of Madhya Pradesh, Kamal Nath, banned the purchase of new vehicles and air conditioners (ACs) by the government departments due to huge debt of the state.
  4. ‘Kumbh Mela 2019’,the Union Home Ministry (MHA) approved the Uttar Pradesh government’s proposal to rename Allahabad as Prayagraj.
  5. Kerala women form 620-km long ‘wall’ to uphold gender equality against Sabarimala protests
  6. Mamata Banerjeeled West Bengal government announced two welfare initiatives for farmers as a part of the ‘Krishi Krishak Bondhu’ scheme which will come into effect from New Year’s Day i.e. January 1, 2019.
  7. ISRO launches ‘Samwad’ with students to engage them on space science
BANKING & FINANCE
  1. Complaints with bank ombudsman surge 25% in FY18: RBI Report
  2. One-time relief to MSMEs allowed by restructuring debt up to Rs 25 crore by 31stMarch 2020: RBI
BUSINESS & ECONOMY
  1. Govt may impose anti-dumping duty on Chinese synthetic rubber ‘fluoroelastomers’
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
  1. French World Cup champions awarded Legion of Honour
  2. IIT Roorkeeprofessor Jayanta Kumar Ghosh was felicitated with the National Geospatial Award for Excellence -2017 (Life Time Achievement Award) by the Indian Society for Remote Sensing for his contribution towards the development of geospatial science and applications.
  3. Indian-origin Singapore student wins gold medals at World Memory Championships
APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNS
  1. Jair Bolsonarowas sworn in as Brazil’s 42nd president.
  2. Hemant Bhargava appointed as LIC’s Acting Chairman: Department of Financial Services
  3. P K Singh appointed Competition Commission of India secretary: Competition Commission of India (CCI).
  4. Private sector lender RBL Bankappointed Pankaj Sharma as its chief operations officer (COO).
  5. Justice AK Sikri nominated as Executive Chairman of NALSA by President Kovind
  6. Saurabh Kumar takes over as chairman of Ordnance Factory Board
SPORTS
  1. 10th R R Lakshya Cup: Divyansh Panwar, Nupur Patil win
OBITUARY
  1. Veteran Kannada actor CH Loknath passed away