CURRENT AFFAIRS (20 APRIL 2019)

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CURRENT AFFAIRS (20 APRIL 2019)

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Important Day

National Secrataries day

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  • Administrative Professionals ‘ Day (also known as Secretaries ‘ Day or Admin Day) is an annual day on 21 April (but not a public holiday). The day recognizes the work of secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionists, and other administrative support professionals.

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  1. The first satellite of Sri Lanka ‘ Raavana-1′ launched from NASA’s Flight Facility on the east shore of Virginia into space. The weight of’ Raavana 1′ is around 1.05 kg and the satellite lifespan is about one and a half years. Launch marks the entry of Sri Lanka into the global age of space. Two Sri Lankan research engineers designed and built the satellite at the Kyushu Institute of Technology in Japan. Its camera mission is to capture images of Sri Lanka and its neighboring countriesTelecom department approved the merger of Tata Teleservices ‘ consumer mobility business with Bharti Airtel on condition that the Sunil Mittal led telco provide bank guarantees of approximately 9,000 crore to cover spectrum fees.

  2. The deal will allow Tata Group to rid itself of loss-making mobility business,

which has been a drag on the group’s

finances.

  1. For his first meeting with President Vladimir Putin, North Korean leader Kim Joang Un will be visiting Russia later this month. Announcement comes after North Korea announced that it had tested a new tactical weapon with a powerful warhead as talks with Washington about denuclearization seem to be stagnating. The last summit between the head of state of Russia and North Korea came in 2011.
  1. Over the first quarter of 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) raised alarm over a (300 percent) increase in the case of measles(khas Bimari) world(globally) compared to back / last year. The United Nations body said-interim data showed a clear trend with outbreaks in all regions of the world

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  1. India and Pakistan held a meeting to discuss various issues related to the swift completion of the proposed Kartarpurcorridor from Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur district of Punjab to Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Narowal, Pakistan. Kartarpur is located in Pakistan’s Narowal district across the Ravi, about four kilometers from Dera Baba Nanak. The first meeting on the Attari-Wagahborder Indian side on 14 March to finalize the modalities for the corridor

  1. European Union has condemned adecision by US President Donald Trump’s administration to open the way for l
  2. lawsuits in American courts over property confiscated by Cuba. The European Union is currently the communist island’s biggest trading partner. economy, after more than two decades of delay

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Last Day Recap

1Serbian Tennis Player-Novak Djokovic.

 New Indian Navy Chief-Singh. National Karambir

National & International News

Donald Trump administration

Latest Current Affairs

  • Administration Donald Trump stopped U.S. government practice of disclosing the current size of nuclear weapons stockpile. Decision made by Formerly Restricted Data Declassification Working Group, consisting of officials from the Departments of Defense and Energy. “Formerly restricted data are classes related to data such as quantities of nuclear storage, warhead yields and local information.

  • State NewsSummer vacation preponedHeatwave sweeping across Odisha prompted

State News

Summer vacation preponed

  • Heatwave sweeping across Odisha prompted the state government to advance the summer holidays for all educational institutions. Capital Bhubaneswar was the hottest place with 43.7 degrees Celsius. The Met Department said the temperature rose above 40 degrees Celsius in at least eight places in the state.

Science and Technology

NepaliSat-1

latest Current Affairs

  • Satellite will regularly take photographs to collect country information. It weighs 1.3 kg, making it a small satellite with limited capacity.

Liquidate Geetanjali Gems

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  • A creditors ‘ committee decided to liquidate Mehul Choksi’s Gitanjali Gems to recover more than 12,000 crore rupees. Choksi and his nephew Nirav Modi absconding after 14,000 crore rupees PNB scam came to light. Lenders rejected a resolution proposal and voted for liquidation, citing overtime beyond 180 days. Overall, 31 financial creditors have claimed dues. Market Regulator SEBI is also considering this issue as the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has sought the assistance of the Central Board of Direct Taxes to determine the assets of the accused and other related parties.

2019 Global Skills Challenge

  • India brought home 2 silver and 2 bronze medals in world talent challenge, control in Melbourne from tenth to ordinal Gregorian Calendar month. Silver in 3D Digital Game Art won Nidhin Prem. Sumanth Santemavathuru Chikkabettaiah and Manjunatha Desurakara won Silver in Mechatronics, Sanjoy Pramanik clenched Bronze in Jewelry and Saurabh Baghel bagged Bronze. The 2010 World Skills Challenge in Australia is the biggest international competitions of excellence in Australian skills organized in collaboration with the Victorian Skills Commissioner and the World Skills Australia. Australia. Overall, thirty one money creditors have claimed dues. Market Regulator SEBI is additionally considering this issue because the Ministry of company Affairs has wanted the help of the Central Board of Direct Taxes to work out the assets of the suspect and different connected parties.

International Hockey Federation

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  • The International Hockey Federation (FIH) imposed a heavy fine of € 1.76,000 (one lakh seventy-six thousand) on the Pak Hockey Federation (PHF) for failing to honor the commitments of the Pro League. FIH gave Pakistan’s sports body time to pay the fine until 20 June or the penalty would be doubled.

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Buxa National Park

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  • Buxa National Park is located in West Bengal, India, in the Buxa Hills of Bhutan’s southern hilly area. West Bengal’s government declared its intention to establish Buxa National Park in 1992.

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