Current Affairs

Important Summits/Events and their Venues

Events Venues Year 11th G20 Hangzhou (China) 2016 12th G20 Hamburg (Germany) 2017 13th G20 Buenos Aires (Argentina) 2018 14th G20 Osaka (Japan) 2019 15th G20 Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) 2020 Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Astana (Kazakhstan) 2017 Shangai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Qingdao (China)  2018 23rd Summer Olympics  Pyeongchang (South Korea) Read more…

Current Affairs

Important Reports/Index

Report/Index Agency India’s Rank Global Index of talent competitiveness INSEAD 92nd (2017) Corruption Perception Index Transparency International  79th (2016) Global Hunger Index International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) 100th (2017) World Press Freedom Index Reporters Without Borders 136th (2017 Ease of Doing Business World Bank  100th (2018) World Investment Report Read more…

General Knowledge

Important Days

World Braille Day  4, January  World Hindi Day  10, January  National Youth Day  12, January  Army Day 15, January National Girl Child Day 24, January National Voters’ Day  25, January National Immunisation Day 29, January World Leprosy Day On last Sunday of January World Wetlands Day 2, February  National Science Read more…

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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

राजीव गाँधी खेल रत्न अवार्ड  राजीव गाँधी खेल रत्न अवार्ड खेल में प्राप्त की गयी उपलब्धियों के उपलक्ष्य में दिया जाने वाला भारत का सर्वोच्च सम्मान है।  इस सम्मान का नाम भारत के पूर्व प्रधान मंत्री स्वर्गीय श्री राजीव गाँधी के नाम पर रखा गया है।  इस अवार्ड की शुरुआत १९९१-९२ Read more…

General Knowledge

Priority Sector Lending

1. What is meant by Priority Sector? Priority sector refers to those sectors of the economy which may not get timely and adequate credit in the absence of this special dispensation. Typically, these are small value loans to farmers for agriculture and allied activities, micro and small enterprises, poor people Read more…

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