1. India jumps to 8th place on Global FDI Confidence Index.
2. IMF trims India's growth forecast to 7.2 percent for 2017 .
3. Devendra Kumar Sharma appointed as new BBMB (Bhakra Beas Management Board) chairman.
4. Gayle becomes first cricketer to score 10,000 runs in T20.
5. ICC names Ganguly, pointing as commentators for upcoming Champions Trophy.
6. Malaysia Airlines has become the world's 1st to satellite-track its flights.
7. B N Mohapatra takes over as Financial Commissioner of Railways.
8. TAL manufaturing solutions has unveiled First 'Made in India' Industrial Robot: BRABO.
9. Uttar Pradesh Govt. renames Gorakhpur Airforce Station as 'Mahayogi Gorakhnath Airport' and the Agra Airport as 'Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay'.
10. RBI opened the office of the Banking Ombudsman at Chhattisgarh and Jammu & Kashmir.
11. Vinay Shah, appointed as new MD & CEO of LIC housing finance.
Current Affairs & GK - 18-04-2017
1. World Heritage Day: 18th April.
2. SBI surpasses ONGC to become most valued PSU stock.
3. Amitabh Chaudhary to represent BCCI at ICC.
4. At 117, Jamaica's Violet Brown is now oldest living person in the world.
5. PM Modi inaugurated Lik-II of SAUNI PROJECT IN bOTAD, Gujarat.
6. President inaugurates global exhibition on services in New Delhi.
7. Shamabhavi Puraskar awarded to Mr. Hari Sankar Rout.
8. Gururaja Bhat award conferred on historical A.V. Narasimha Murthi.
9. Naval Ship 'INS Chennai', a 'P15A guided Missile Destroyer', was dedicated to Chennai.
10. Guitar pioneer Allan Holdsworth passes away.
11. BEML bags Hindustan PSU award.
Current Affairs & GK - 16-04-2017
1. Punjab CM bans names of Ministers MLA's on inaugural stones.
2. Sai Praneeth wins Singapore open badminton.
3. Arjun Gaind launches his book 'Building the land of five rivers'.
4. BRICS special envoys on Middle-East meet held in Vishakhapatnam.
5. Gayatari Gopi Chnad won the under-15 women's singles title and the unde-15 women's doubles title..
6. Central Bank won official language policy award.
7. Malikarjun Kharge of congress set to become next PAC chairman.
8. Cabinet approves 2% dearness allowance hike for govt staff.
The Dearness Allowance (DA) is a cost of living adjustment allowance paid to Government employees, Public sector employees (PSU)and pensioners in Pakistan, Bangladesh and India. Dearness Allowance is calculated as a percentage of an Indian citizen's basic salary to mitigate the impact of inflation on people.
9. National Theatre Festival starts today in Kerala.
10. Benchmark interest rate increased on 0.25% by US Federal Reserve.
Current Affairs & GK - 15-04-2017
1. India -born engineer Dr. Arvind Sinha gets American Helicopter Society award.
2. Sheela Patel named by the UN chief of panel on Urban development.
3. PM launches BHIM Aadhaar interface for making payments.
4. Pankaj Advani beats Sourav Kothari to win Asian Billiards Championship title.
5. Former J&K Governor Girish Gary Saxena Dies .
6. Tata motors arm launches made in India robot TAL Brabo.
7. Nepal & China will hold the first-ever joint military exercise named 'Sagarmatha Friendship-2017'.
8. Mahavir Phogat awarded FICCI's gender parity award.
8. Sheela Patel named by the UN chief to panel on Urban development.
Current Affairs & GK - 14-04-2017
1. 127th birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar: 14th April
2. Dr. (Ms.) Mukulita Vijayawargiya takes charge as whole time member of IBBI (Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India).
3. Cisco launched 5th global and 1st in India cybeer range lab in Gurugram.
4. 7th Junior National Hockey Championship begins in Bhopal.
5. Bhopal to have India's first privately-run railway station Habibganj station.
6. Jharkhand police initiates Tare Zameen Par programme for underprivileged kids.
7. Alia Bhatt features on Forbes 30 under 30 Asia list.
8. Pranab Mukherjee released book on Draupadi by Veerappa Moily.
Current Affairs & GK - 13-04-2017
1. PM Modi most followed world leader on Instagram.
2. Ravi Venkatesan appoints as Co-cairman of Infosys.
3. Amazon gets RBI nod for e-wallet in India.
4. Malala honoured by Canada with honorary Canadian citizenship.
5. Mahabaleshwara MS appointed as new MD and CEO of Karnataka Bank.
6. UN chief Guetrres names Achim Steiner as new administrator of UNDP.
7. Justice Gita Mittal set to take over as acting Chief Justice of Delhi HC.
8. Dalai Lama releases book 'Ocean and Blue Mountains.
9. Salman Khan releases Asha Parekh's autobiography 'The Hit Girl'
10. Dilip Kumar honoured with Living Legend Lifetime Award by Punjab Association.
Current Affairs & GK - 12-04-2017
1. PM Narendra Modi released a book 'Matoshree' authored by Sumitra Mahajan.
2. India school team beat Malaysia to lift 'Asian School Hockey Championship'.
3. Postal Dept, SBI join hands to promote cashless transactions.
4. Harbajan Singh among eight Ambassadors for ICC Champions Trphy.
5. International Day of Human Space Flight- 12th April.
6. Akhilesh Das Gupta former Union Minister passed away.
7. Nokia partner with Airtel & BSNL to set up 5G internet speed in India.
8. India & Georgia signed a joint statement on free trade agreement.
9. 100 years of Mahatma Gandhi's Sabarmati Ashram Celebration in London.
Current Affairs & GK - 11-04-2017
1. Malvika Sinha appointed RBI Executive Director.
2. Atu Zumvu becomes first Naga cop to receive 'Shaurya Chakra' award.
3. ESAF small finance bank launches social deposit scheme Hrudaya deposit.
4. Kristin Davis appointe UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador.
5. Survey General of India completes 250 years.
6. G-7 Foreign Ministers meeting held in Lucca, Italy.
7. Colson Whitehead wins Pulitzer prize for the Undergound Railroad.
8. Pakistan sentences Indian spy Kulbhusan Jhadav to death.
9. India's first ever micro-drama festival held at Delhi.
10. eBay India acquired by Flipkart for USD 1.4 billion.
11. Sakshi Malik moves up in world wresting rankings of 5th spot.
Current Affairs & GK - 10-04-2017
1. World Homoeopathy Day- 10th April.
2. Ajit Kumar Srivastava & Shabri Bhattasali new CBDT member.
3. Pink police patrol vehicles launched in Bengaluru for women.
4. Indian-origin Anuja Ravindra Dhir becomes 1st non-white judge at a London Court.
5. Indian ranks 9th in corruption in business: EMEIA Fraud Survey.
6. India nears No-2 spot as steel producer on record output.
7. India will hosts its own mobile world congress in september.
8. FINO Paytech inks deal with ICICI group companies to distribute insurance products.
9. Astronomers discover Venus-like planet orbiting a dim star Kepler-1649.
10. Judge Tej Bahaur Singh family court judge created Guiness World Record-6065 cases in 327 days.
Current Affairs & GK - 09-04-2017
1. West Burdwan declared as 23rd district of Bengal.
2. Indian-origin educationist Asha Khemka in UK named 'Asian Bussinesswoman of the year.
3. Smita Sandhane takes charge as MD of Saraswat Cooperative Bank.
4. Lewis Hamilton wins Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix for Mercedes.
5. Indian Olympic Association grants affiliation to Boxing Federation of India.
6. Aadhaar Mandatory for filling tax returns, PAN Card from July-1.
7. Flipkart buys eBay India.
8. 12th Indo- Mongolian Joint Military Exercise Nomadic Elephant held in Vairengte.
9. Renowned Literacy critic, M. Achuthan passed away.
Current Affairs & GK - 08-04-2017
1. Malala Yousafzai to become the yougest UN messenger of peace.
2. L&T names S.N. Subrahmanyan as new CEO replacing A.M. Naik. .
3. Former Supreme Court judge Shiva Kirti Singh to head TDSAT.
4. Mukta Dutta Tomar appointed as New Ambassador of India to Germany.
5. Boxer Shyam Kumar wins gold at Thailand International.
6. 1st NBA Basketball School inaugurated today in Mumbai.
7. Banks got extension on deadline for account holders to give PAN to june.
8. Pakistan's Younish Khan to retire after West Indies Tests.
9. Home Minister Rajnath Singh launched 'Bharat ke Veer' web portal- contribute to martyr's families.
10. RBL bank opens IFSC banking unit in GIFT city.
11. Two-day national TBsummit held in Dharamshala.
Current Affairs & GK - 07-04-2017
1. World Health Day - April 7th.
2. Section 139 AA- Aadhaar to be mandatory for IT returns, getting PAN from July 1.
3. Prem Bahadur Resmi Magar posthumously conferred Kirti Chakra.
4. India ranks 9th among 41 countries in corruption in business.
5. India's first DNA bank for wild animals will besetup by the IVRI at Bareily in Uttar Pradesh.
6. PV Sindhu reaches career-best World No-2 ranking.
7. Deendayal Rasoi Yojna to be launched by Madhya Pradesh government to provide food at subsidized rate to poor..
8. Ban on cash transactions of over 2 lakh not applicable for bank, post office withdrawls.
9. M Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated a three-day National Children's Film Festival in Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.
10. Pakistan cricketer Misbah-ul-Haq announces retirement from Test cricket.
11. NEFT transfer to be faster as RBI cuts clearance time.
Current Affairs & GK - 06-04-2017
1. International Day of Sports for Development and Peace: 6th April.
2. Raman Roy is new NASSCOM chairman.
3. India's rank 7th in world's largest tourism economy in terms of GDP.
4. Japan officially recognises Bitcoin as currency.
5. Virat Kohli crowned Wisden's 'King of the willow' for 2016.
6. Hema Malini and S P Balasubramanyam win NTR National award.
7. Malvika Sinha took charge of new Executive Director of RBI.
8. Yokoyama replaces M Teresa as Director of India Resident Mission of Asian Development Bank (ADB).
9. Spiner Rashid Khan became the first cricketer from Afghanistan to play in an Indian Premier League match.
10. India rises to 101 in FIFA rankings, best-ever in two decades.
Current Affairs & GK - 05-04-2017
1. National Maritime Day-5th April.
2. Jhargram becomes 22nd Bengal district.
3. Staying period for Foreign tourists with e-visa increased to 2 months in India.
4. RBI issues licence for Aditya Birla Group for its payments bank.
5. Over two crore LPG connections released to BPL women under PMUY.
6. Soft Bank appoints Lydia Bly Jett to Snapdeal's board.
7. World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee has won the 2016 Turing Award.
8. Virat Kohli has been named as the Leading Cricketer in the World for 2016, in this year's edition of the Wisden Cricketer's Almanack.
9. IISc ranked India's top university in 2017 NIRF survey.
10. Lenin Moreno wins Ecuador presential election .
Current Affairs & GK - 04-04-2017
1. New Rs 200 denominated notes proposal cleared by RBI.
2. India ranks 3rd in WADA doping charts for the year 2015.
3. Indian Army Chief conferred with Nepal Army honorary title in Kathmandu.
4. Mahesh Kumar Jain named as IDBI bank MD and CEO.
5. Indian cricketer MS Dhoni named CEO of Gulf Oil for 1 day.
6. Kishori Amonkar a Hindustani classical vocalist passed away.
7. International Day for mine awareness and assistance in mine action- 4th April.
8. K Prithika Yashini of TN becomes India's first transgender Sub-Inspector.
9. BP Kanungo sworn in as RBI deputy governor.
10. Madhya Pradesh CM launches 'MP e-nagarpalika' app.
11. Haryana education minister Ram Bilas Sharma nominated as ACKFI Chairman.
Current Affairs & GK - 03-04-2017
1. Union Textiles Minister launches Power Tex India Scheme.
2. IISC ranked best educational institution by HRD Ministry.
3. Indira Banerjee appointed as new Chief Justice of Madras High Court.
4. Sindhu lifts India Open badminton title 2017.
5. Roger Federer wins Miami Open 2017.
6. First Bi-gas bus with flat Re 1 fare inaugurated in Kolkata.
7. Uttarkhand hosts 19th common wealth forestry conference.
8. Mega-conference of World Parliamentrians hosted by Bangladesh.
9. Dawit Isaak to receive UNESCO/ Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2017.
10. Vipul takes charge as New Consul General of Dubai.
11. Ajey Jhankar- The noted scriptwriter passed away.
Current Affairs & GK - 02-04-2017
1. PM Narendra Modi opens India's largest 'Chenani-Nashri' tunnel.
2. Rajive Kumar Chander appointed as Permanent Representative to Geneva UN offices from India.
3. Paes wins the first title of the season in challenger tournament.
4. SBI merged with all its subsidiaries and entered in the league of top 50 Global Banks.
5. Myanmar becomes the seventh member of SASEC.
6. World Autism Awareness Day observed on 2nd April.
7. Indian economy expected to grow at 7.2% in 2017-18: FM Arun Jaitley.
8. American singer & song writer Bob Dylan accepts Nobel literature award.
9. Second annual meeting of BRICS New Development Bank held in New Delhi.
10. Tax evasion over Rs. 5-crore will be non-bailable offense under new GST regime.
Current Affairs & GK - 01-04-2017
1. Smart India Hackathon 2017 started today in Mumbai.
2. Vanaja N. Sarna has been appointed as the Chairman of Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC).
3. 'Barmer-Munawab' & 'Pipad Road-Bilara' rail routes declared as green corridors .
4. 81st foundation day 'Utkal Divas' celebrated by Odisha.
5. Mega-conference of world parliamentarians begins in Dhaka.
6. N Chandrababu Naidu selected for US India Business council award.
7. Govt decides to liberalize e-visa regine from existing 30 days to 4 months.
8. Withdrawal of service charge on e-tickets of train extented till 30th June.
9. Kotak Manhindra Bank launches 8-11 app to double customerbase.
10. Railway Minister released book titled 'Indian Railway- The weaving of a national tapestry..