Weekly The Hindu Review : 30 March – 5 April

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Hello,The preparation of current affair is mandatory for all exmas especially SSC and IBPS exam. Here we are providing some current affairs from THE HINDU for exam and interview point of view .We hope that our effort will be enough to provide you all important news which may come in any exam in the form of question.

Abbreviation

ICC-International Cricket Council

CSR- Corporate Social Responsibility

PUCL- The People’s Union for Civil Liberties

ASI- Archaeological Survey of India

IMD-Indian MeteorologicalDepartment

CBFC- Central Board of Film Certification

AIIB- Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

BIMSTEC- Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation

UKIP- United Kingdom Independence Party

SREB- Silk Road Economic Belt

QIBs- Qualified Institutional Buyers

NIIs- Non Institutional Investers

GUJCOC-Gujrat Control of Organised Crime Bill (2013)

GCTOC- Gujrat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime Bill (2015)

POTA- Prevention od Terrorism Act

MCOCA-Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Bill

TADA- Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act ( Enacted in 1985)

DGCA- Directorate General of Civil Aviation

CAG- Comptroller and Auditor General

MNREGA-Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act

AERB- Atomic Energy Regulatory Board

IRRS- Integrated Regulatory Review Service

IAEA- International Atomic Energy Agency

NFSA- Natioanl Food Security Act

NSE-National Stock Exchange

Personalities

ICC Chairman- Shri N. Srinivasan

J&K Chief Minister- Mr. Mufti Mohammed Sayeed

CBFC Chief- Shri Pahlaj Nihalani

Saina Nehwal- A Badminton Player; (Touched World’s No.1 Rank)

Alibaba (A chinese E-commerce Giant) Chairman- Mr. Jack Ma

Rajasthan Governor- Shri Kalyan Singh

Union Minister for Mines and Steel- Shri Narendra Singh Tomar

SAIL Chairman- Shri C.S. Verma

Odisha Chief Minister- Shri Navin Patnaik

Assam Chief Minister- Shri Tarun Gagoi

Nigeria newly elected president- Muhammadu Buhari

Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog- Shri Arvind Panagariya

Union Minister for Environment- Shri Prakash Javadekar

Pepsico Chairman & CEO- Indra Nooyi

Sports

ICC cricket World Cup 2015 Winner- Australia

ICC cricket World Cup 2015 Runner Up- New Zealand

Australia Captain- Michael Clarke

Australia Coach- Darren Lehmann

Geeta Phogat Related to- Wrestling

Indian Open Super Series Badminton Tournament 2015 winner- Saina Nehwal

Ritu Rani related to – Indian Women’s Hockey

Business

Stephen Hawking applied to make his name a Trademark like J.K. Rowling & David Beckham.

AIIB is led by Government of China .

Videocon d2h registered in NASDAQ.

A major shareholder in RupeePower- Snapdeal

Total No of Companies listed in NSE- 1456

Money Order service ended from 1st Apr 2015.

Place

Nabakalebara festival Begins-Odisha

Jhelum River is situated at- Jammu & Kashmir

Modern Filial Piety Culture Museum (For Family Values) Inaugrated in- China

News

Delhi University started its own Weather Station to study the Capital’s micro climate.

GCTOC Bill passed in Gujrat Assembly.

ICC president Mustafa Kamal resigns.

Aahar Scheme (A Subsidised Food Scheme) started in Odisha.

Palestine joined International Criminal Court.

Maximum 100 Day work Under MNREGA.

In Clamity affected areas,Max 150 Day Work Under MNREGA.

India’s Eleven States and Uts implemented NFSA passed in 2013.

Death

Lee Kuan Yew- First Prime Minister of Singapore

At last, we want to share our idea with you that some points may be repeated in differen weekly but not by mistake.Actually we don’t want to omit same point so that you may revise important points.Dont try to cram all the points in a single time just try to read all the points many times.it will help you to remember during exam.

If anyone  want any favour regarding study feel free to contact us and we will also provide study material on demand.So Keep Learning & Keep Uplifting.

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6 COMMENTS

  1. Good work..I visited this website for the very first time and impressed by the work..It is v easy to grasp..Keep Updating..In the busy schedule..its difficlt to gather all the info ..pleased that i visited this site..If possible please also make a different section related to financial awareness.Thank You!!

  2. GUYS YOU ARE DOING AWESOME WORK .. KEEP ON DOING THIS
    I APPRECIATE YOUR EFFORTS AND ALSO REQUEST YOU TO KEEP ON DOING THE SAME …

    • Thanks for your appreciation Alok and we will continue this like our previous website. Next week you will also get a practice test based on these questions. So Don’t forget to attempt that next week.

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