15 February 2019 Current Affairs

Sushil Chandra is appointed as an Election Commissioner President Ram Nath Kovind appointed Sushil Chandra as an Election Commissioner of India. Mr.Chandra is the second Indian Revenue Service (IRS) official to hold the post after T.S.Krishnamurthy. India withdraws Most Favoured Read More …

14 February 2019 Current Affairs

Ashwani Lohani reappointed Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani, a retired bureaucrat, has been appointed the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of national carrier Air India in New Delhi. Lohani held the position for around two years from 2015. In August Read More …

13 February 2019 Current Affairs

BJP President Amit Shah to visit Kumbh in Prayagraj BJP President Amit Shah visited Kumbh in Prayagraj along with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Mr Shah met various saints and seers during his visit. Meanwhile, the departure of Akharas Read More …

12 February 2019 Current Affairs

Ruchira Kamboj to be India’s Ambassador to Bhutan Ruchira Kamboj, currently serving as the High Commissioner of India to South Africa, was appointed as the Ambassador of India to Bhutan. Kamboj is a 1987 cadre Indian Foreign Service (IFS) Officer Read More …

11 February 2019 Current Affairs

Ricky Ponting appointed as Assistant Coach of Australia for 2019 World Cup Cricket Australia appointed Ricky Ponting as the assistant coach for Australia’s cricket team for 2019 World Cup. Ponting was appointed after David Saker’s resignation from the post. Ricky Read More …

10 February 2019 Current Affairs

Shane Warne named as brand ambassador of Rajasthan Royals Australian spinner, Shane Warne has been named the brand ambassador of Rajasthan Royals for the upcoming edition of IPL. He led Rajasthan Royals to its first and only IPL title in Read More …

09 February 2019 Current Affairs

Shri Sailesh assumed Charge as Secretary, Ministry of Minority Affairs Shri Sailesh, IAS, Assam-Meghalaya Cadre,took charge as the Secretary, Ministry of Minority Affairs. He will also hold the post of Secretary, Department of Official Language as an additional charge. 2nd Read More …

08 February 2019 Current Affairs

Macedonia signs accord to join NATO Macedonia signed an accord to join NATO to become the 30th member of the US-led alliance. At a formal signing of the NATO accession protocol, Macedonia’s Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov hailed the moment as Read More …

07 February 2019 Current Affairs

Air India Chairperson Pradeep Singh Kharola appointed Civil Aviation Secretary The government appointed Air India chief managing director and Chairperson Pradeep Singh Kharola the secretary of the Ministry of Civil Aviation. Kharola will take over from Rajiv Nayan Choubey. Kharola, Read More …

06 February 2019 Current Affairs

Dinesh Bhatia appointed as the Ambassador of India to the Republic of Argentina The government has appointed Dinesh Bhatia, the present Consul General, Consulate General of India at Toronto as the next Ambassador of India to Argentina. The MEA stated Read More …