25th May 2019 Current Affairs

President Ram Nath Kovind today dissolved the 16th Lok Sabha with immediate effect on the recommendation of the Union cabinet, the Rashtrapati Bhavan said in a statement. A communique issued by the Rashtrapati Bhavan said the President dissolved the Lok Sabha after a cabinet meeting chaired by Prim...

24th May 2019 Current Affairs

The BJP has surpassed its previous record of 282 Lok Sabha seats in 2014, winning 302 constituencies and leading in one in the 543 member house. Elections were held in 542 constituencies. All the results have come in except Arunachal West. The election to Vellore parliamentary constituency was canc...

23rd May 2019 Current Affairs

The coach of Kenya’s Olympic track team in 2016, Michael Rotich, has been banned for 10 years for corruption. He asked for $12,000 to give athletes advance notice to help them beat doping tests. Rotich was banned by the IAAF ethics board following a three-year investigation. Rotich promised to he...

22nd May 2019 Current Affairs

On World Meterology Day, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL) has introduced redefined International System of Units for the country. The redefined systems are kilogram, Kelvin, mole and ampere. CSIR-NPL has also prepared documents on NPL policy ...