Current Affairs Quiz for RRB, SSC

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Chandryaan 2 lunched by using which powerful rocke ?

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which space agency launched mission chandryaan 2 ?

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which space agency launched mission chandryaan 2 ?

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who is the author of the book “Obama the call of history”?

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Which state has lunched the “Walk to work” campaign in the state ?

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Government e marketplace has signed an MoU with which bank to boost MSME

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who has bagged the Men’s player of the year award for the 2018-19 UEFA champions league campaign?

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Mukhyamantri Parivar Samridhi Yojana was lunched in which state?

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Ministry of Electronics and IT has partnered with which company to roll out build for digital india programme?

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Who has taken over as the new Director General of the Border Security force (BSF)?

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Prime Minister has set up a High Powered Committee of Chief Ministers for ‘Transformation of Indian Agriculture

New Delhi: NITI Aayog: 1st July 2019

Current Affairs

NITI Aayog notify that the “Prime Minister has set up a High Powered Committee of Chief Ministers for ‘Transformation of Indian Agriculture’. “

High Powered Committee of Chief Ministers constituted for ‘Transformation for Indian Agriculture’ 

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to be the Convenor

CMs of Karnataka, Haryana, Arunachal Pradesh, Gujarat, UP, MP & Union Minister of Agriculture, RD & Panchayati Raj to be the Members 

Member , NITI Aayog Ramesh Chand to be the Member Secretary

Committee to discuss measures for transformation of agriculture and raising farmers’ income 

Modalities for adoption and time bound implementation of agriculture sector reforms to be suggested by the Committee 

Committee to submit its report in Two Months

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Stenographer Exam : Uploading of Final Answer Keys by SSC

Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’–Examination, 2018 Uploading of Final Answer Keys along with Question Paper(s)

Staff Selection Commission declared the result of Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’- Examination, 2018 on 15.04.2019 which was uploaded on the website of the Commission. In order to ensure greater transparency in the examination system and in the interest of the candidates, the Commission has uploaded the Final Answer Keys along with Question Paper(s) on the website of the Commission on 07.06.2019. The candidates may take a print out of their respective Question Paper(s) along with the Final Answer Keys by using the link given below. This facility will be available for the candidates for a period of one month i.e. from 07.06.2019 to 05.07.2019. Under Secretary (C.1/2) 07.06.2019 Final Answer Keys- Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’-Examination, 2018- Click here

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SSC CGL Paper Leak Case : CBI arrested three

New Delhi : 6 June 2019, CBI issue a press release in SSC Exam CGL Paper Leak case. The same is reproduce below:-

CBI ARRESTS THREE ACCUSED PERSONS IN AN ONGOING INVESTIGATION OF A CASE RELATING TO LEAKAGE IN CGL EXAMINATION CONDUCTED BY STAFF SELECTION COMMISSION

The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested three accused (private persons) in an ongoing investigation relating to leakage in online CGL examination, 2017. Searches were also conducted at four places including Delhi and Ghaziabad which led to recovery of incriminating documents / articles.

All the arrested accused were produced before the Special Judge, CBI Cases, Delhi and remanded to Police Custody till 10th June, 2019.

CBI had registered this case on 22.05.2018 u/s 120-B, 420 of IPC, section 13(2) r/w 13(1)(d) of PC Act. 1988 and section 66D of IT Act against certain private persons including candidates, officials of the Noida (Uttar Pradesh) based private technology company and unknown officials of SSC & other unknown persons on the allegations of criminal conspiracy cheating, criminal misconduct by the public servants and cheating by personation by using computer resources with regard to conduct of online CGL Tier-II Examination, 2017. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) had conducted the online examination in August, 2017 for the Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Tier-I Examination, 2017. Those candidates who cleared the cut off list of the Tier-I Examination appeared for the online CGL Tier-II Examination, 2017 in February, 2018, which was scheduled from 17.02.2018 to 22.02.2018. For conducting this CGL Examination, SSC had executed an agreement with the Noida (Uttar Pradesh) based Private Technologies Company for outsourcing. According to the agreement, the private company was entrusted to conduct the computer mode examination and was also responsible for identification and preparation of test centres across India, preparation of adequate number of questions for making sets of the question paper, capturing biometric and photograph of candidate’s registration, CCTV recording of each examination lab, etc. The company was also responsible to block the computers of the candidates from any access to all possible web resources for browsing, chatting etc.

It was further alleged that the computers of some candidates were remotely accessed by unknown persons with the help of software which was not supposed to be installed in the PCs of the candidates. These candidates were allegedly helped by the unknown persons (agent/solvers) in solving questions. It was also alleged that screen shots of some of the questions of the CGL Tier-II Exam, 2017 were leaked on social media and had gone viral. The Answer keys of the Quantitative Ability (QA) examination dated 21.02.2018 were also allegedly found on social media i.e. on the Facebook page of SSCTUBE at 10:10 am on 21.02.2018, while this examination was scheduled to be held at 10:30 am on that day. Searches were also conducted on 23.05.2018 at the various premises of the identified labs and official premises of the said private company and accused including Delhi, Noida, Mumbai, Chennai, Shimla, Jaipur, Patna.

CBI had earlier conducted Preliminary Enquiry on a complaint from the Staff Selection Commission, New Delhi on the allegations of malpractices in the recruitment examinations conducted by SSC for CGL (Tier-II), including alleged leakage of question papers, deficiency observed in the conduct of the examination by the service provider and other related issues.

Source : CBI web site

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COUNCIL OF MINISTERS AND PORTFOLIOS ALLOCATION

PRESIDENT ALLOCATES PORTFOLIOS AMONG MEMBERS OF UNION COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

new Delhi: Rashtrapati Bhavan : 31.05.2019

The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the following members of the Union Council of Ministers:-

Shri Narendra ModiPrime Minister and also in-charge of: Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy;Department of Space; andAll important policy issues; andAll other portfolios not allocated to any Minister.

Cabinet Ministers

1.Shri Raj Nath SinghMinister of Defence.
2.Shri Amit ShahMinister of Home Affairs.
3.Shri Nitin Jairam GadkariMinister of Road Transport and Highways; and Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises.
4.Shri D.V. Sadananda GowdaMinister of Chemicals and Fertilizers.
5.Smt. Nirmala SitharamanMinister of Finance; and Minister of Corporate Affairs.
6.Shri Ramvilas PaswanMinister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
7.Shri Narendra Singh TomarMinister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare; Minister of Rural Development; and Minister of Panchayati Raj.
8.Shri Ravi Shankar PrasadMinister of Law and Justice; Minister of Communications; and Minister of Electronics and Information Technology.
9.Smt. Harsimrat Kaur BadalMinister of Food Processing Industries.
10.Shri Thaawar Chand GehlotMinister of Social Justice and Empowerment.
11.Dr. Subrahmanyam JaishankarMinister of External Affairs.
12.Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 
‘Nishank’
Minister of Human Resource Development.
13.Shri Arjun MundaMinister of Tribal Affairs.
14.Smt. Smriti Zubin IraniMinister of Women and Child Development; and Minister of Textiles.
15.Dr. Harsh VardhanMinister of Health and Family Welfare; Minister of Science and Technology; and Minister of Earth Sciences.
16.Shri Prakash JavadekarMinister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change; and Minister of Information and Broadcasting.
17.Shri Piyush GoyalMinister of Railways; and Minister of Commerce and Industry.
18.Shri Dharmendra PradhanMinister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and Minister of Steel.
19.Shri Mukhtar Abbas NaqviMinister of Minority Affairs.
20.Shri Pralhad JoshiMinister of Parliamentary Affairs; Minister of Coal; and Minister of Mines.
21.Dr. Mahendra Nath PandeyMinister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.
22.Shri Arvind Ganpat SawantMinister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise.
23.Shri Giriraj SinghMinister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries.
24.Shri Gajendra Singh 
Shekhawat
Minister of Jal Shakti.

Ministers of State (Independent Charge)

1.Shri Santosh Kumar GangwarMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Labour and Employment.
2.Rao Inderjit SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation; and Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Planning.
3.Shri Shripad Yesso NaikMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH); and Minister of State in the Ministry of Defence.
4.Dr. Jitendra SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region; Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office; Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Minister of State in the Department of Atomic Energy; and Minister of State in the Department of Space.
5.Shri Kiren RijijuMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Minority Affairs.
6.Shri Prahalad Singh PatelMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Culture; and Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Tourism.
7.Shri Raj Kumar SinghMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Power; Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.
8.Shri Hardeep Singh PuriMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs; Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Civil Aviation; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
9.Shri Mansukh L. MandaviyaMinister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Shipping; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers.

Ministers of State

1.Shri Faggansingh KulasteMinister of State in the Ministry of Steel.
2.Shri Ashwini Kumar ChoubeyMinister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
3.Shri Arjun Ram MeghwalMinister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises.
4.General (Retd.) V. K. SinghMinister of State in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.
5.Shri Krishan PalMinister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
6.Shri Danve Raosaheb DadaraoMinister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
7.Shri G. Kishan ReddyMinister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.
8.Shri Parshottam RupalaMinister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
9.Shri Ramdas AthawaleMinister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
10.Sadhvi Niranjan JyotiMinister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development.
11.Shri Babul SupriyoMinister of State in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.
12.Shri Sanjeev Kumar BalyanMinister of State in the Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries.
13.Shri Dhotre Sanjay ShamraoMinister of State in the Ministry of Human Resource Development; Minister of State in the Ministry of Communications; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
14.Shri Anurag Singh ThakurMinister of State in the Ministry of Finance; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs.
15.Shri Angadi Suresh 
Channabasappa
Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways.
16.Shri Nityanand RaiMinister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.
17.Shri Rattan Lal KatariaMinister of State in the Ministry of Jal Shakti; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
18.Shri V. MuraleedharanMinister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs.
19.Smt. Renuka Singh SarutaMinister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs.
20.Shri Som ParkashMinister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
21.Shri Rameswar TeliMinister of State in the Ministry of Food Processing Industries.
22.Shri Pratap Chandra SarangiMinister of State in the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries.
23.Shri Kailash ChoudharyMinister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
24.Sushri Debasree ChaudhuriMinister of State in the Ministry of Women and Child Development.

Ministers List with Portfolio : Modi 2 Government

The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the following members of the Union Council of Ministers:
       
Narendra Modi Prime Minister and also in-charge of: Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy; Department of Space; and All important policy issues; and All other portfolios not allocated to any Minister.
 
Here is the complete list of Cabinet Ministers

1. Rajnath Singh – Minister of Defence

2. Amit Shah – Minister of Home Affairs

3. Nitin Gadkari – Minister of Road Transport and Highways; and Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

4. DV Sadananda Gowda – Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers

5. Nirmala Sitharaman – Minister of Finance; and Minister of Corporate Affairs

6. Ramvilas Paswan – Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

7. Narendra Singh Tomar – Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare; Minister of Rural Development; and Minister of Panchayati Raj

8. Ravi Shankar Prasad – Minister of Law and Justice; Minister of Communications; and Minister of Electronics and Information Technology

9. Harsimrat Kaur Badal – Minister of Food Processing Industries

10. Thaawar Chand Gehlot – Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment

11. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar – Minister of External Affairs

12. Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ – Minister of Human Resource Development

13. Arjun Munda – Minister of Tribal Affairs

14. Smriti Zubin Irani – Minister of Women and Child Development; and Minister of Textiles

15. Harsh Vardhan – Minister of Health and Family Welfare; Minister of Science and Technology; and Minister of Earth Sciences

16. Prakash Javadekar – Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change; and Minister of Information and Broadcasting

17. Piyush Goyal – Minister of Railways; and Minister of Commerce and Industry

18. Dharmendra Pradhan – Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas; and

Minister of Steel

19. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi – Minister of Minority Affairs

20. Pralhad Joshi – Minister of Parliamentary Affairs; Minister of Coal; and Minister of Mines

21. Mahendra Nath Pandey – Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

22. Arvind Ganpat Sawant – Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise

23. Giriraj Singh – Minister of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries

24. Gajendra Singh Shekhawat – Minister of Jal Shakti

Ministers of State (Independent Charge)

1. Santosh Kumar Gangwar – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Labour and Employment

2. Rao Inderjit Singh – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation; and Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Planning

3. Shripad Yesso Naik – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH); and Minister of State in the Ministry of Defence

4. Dr. Jitendra Singh – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region; Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office; Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Minister of State in the Department of Atomic Energy; and Minister of State in the Department of Space

5. Kiren Rijiju – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Minority Affairs

6. Prahalad Singh Patel – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Culture; and Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Tourism

7. Raj Kumar Singh – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Power; Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

8. Hardeep Singh Puri – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs; Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Civil Aviation; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry

9. Mansukh L Mandaviya – Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Shipping; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

Ministers of State

1. Faggansingh Kulaste – Minister of State in the Ministry of Steel

2. Ashwini Kumar Choubey – Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

3. Arjun Ram Meghwal – Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises

4. General (Retd) VK Singh – Minister of State in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways

5. Krishan Pal – Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

6. Danve Raosaheb Dadarao – Minister of State in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

7. G Kishan Reddy – Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs

8. Parshottam Rupala – Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

9. Ramdas Athawale – Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

10. Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti – Minister of State in the Ministry of Rural Development

11. Babul Supriyo – Minister of State in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

12. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan – Minister of State in the Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries

13. Dhotre Sanjay Shamrao – Minister of State in the Ministry of Human Resource Development; Minister of State in the Ministry of Communications; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

14. Anurag Singh Thakur – Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs

15. Angadi Suresh Channabasappa – Minister of State in the Ministry of Railways

16. Nityanand Rai – Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs

17. Rattan Lal Kataria – Minister of State in the Ministry of Jal Shakti; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

18. V Muraleedharan – Minister of State in the Ministry of External Affairs; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs

19. Renuka Singh Saruta – Minister of State in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs

20. Som Parkash – Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry

21. Rameswar Teli – Minister of State in the Ministry of Food Processing Industries

22. Pratap Chandra Sarangi – Minister of State in the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries

23. Kailash Choudhary – Minister of State in the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

24. Debasree Chaudhuri – Minister of State in the Ministry of Women and Child Development

ISRO Chandrayaan-2 : Expected landing on Moon: September 06, 2019

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said Chandrayaan-2, India’s second lunar mission, has three modules namely Orbiter, Lander (Vikram) & Rover (Pragyan). The Orbiter and Lander modules will be interfaced mechanically and stacked together as an integrated module and accommodated inside the GSLV MK-III launch vehicle. The Rover is housed inside the Lander. After launch into earth bound orbit by GSLV MK-III, the integrated module will reach Moon orbit using Orbiter propulsion module. Subsequently, Lander will separate from the Orbiter and soft land at the predetermined site close to lunar South Pole. Further, the Rover will roll out for carrying out scientific experiments on the lunar surface. Instruments are also mounted on Lander and Orbiter for carrying out scientific experiments.

ISRO stated in a PRESS RELEASE that “All the modules are getting ready for Chandrayaan-2 launch during the  window of July 09, to July 16, 2019, with an expected Moon landing on September 06, 2019. “