31st May 2019 Current Affairs

Narendra Modi was sworn in as the prime minister for a second term on May 30, helming a 58-member ministry with BJP chief Amit Shah making his debut at the Centre and former foreign secretary S. Jaishankar emerging as a surprise pick, while party veteran Sushma Swaraj was among the outgoing ministe...

30th May 2019 Current Affairs

The five-member panel examining the sub-categorisation of OBCs has been given an extension of two more months till July 31 by President Ram Nath Kovind. This is the fifth extension of term given to the commission, formed in October 2017. Last November, the Cabinet had extended the term of the panel...

29th May 2019 Current Affairs

The Union government has constituted the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Tribunal to adjudicate whether/ not there is enough cause for declaring the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) as an unlawful association. The Tribunal is comprised of sitting Judge of Delhi High Court Justice Sangita Dh...

28th May 2019 Current Affairs

India has invited the leaders of the BIMSTEC Member States for the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 30th May 2019 (Thursday) evening. According to Minister of External Affairs (MEA), Invitations have also been sent to the current Chair of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization...

27th May 2019 Current Affairs

India’s Apurvi Chandela has won the gold medal in women’s 10 m Air Rifle competition at the year’s third International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Rifle and Pistol tournament in Munich, Germany. She shot a score of 251 in the final to outshine Wang Luyao of China. This was ...