july 2019 current affairs

July 2019 Current Affairs

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July 2019 Current Affairs

July 2019 Dated July Observed Day
1-Jul National Doctor’s Day
1-Jul National Postal Worker Day
1-Jul Canada Day
1-Jul Chartered Accountants Day (India)
1-Jul National U.S. Postage Stamp Day
1-Jul National Gingersnap Day
2-Jul World UFO Day
2-Jul National Anisette Day
3-Jul National Fried Clam Day
4-Jul Independence Day USA
6-Jul World Zoonoses Day
11-Jul World Population Day
11-Jul National 7-Eleven Day
12-Jul National Simplicity Day
12-Jul Paper Bag Day
14-Jul Bastille Day
17-Jul World Day for International Justice
18-Jul International Nelson Mandela Day
22-Jul Pi Approximation Day
24-Jul National Thermal Engineer Day
25-Jul National Refreshment Day
26-Jul Kargil Vijay Diwas
26-Jul System Administrator Appreciation Day
28-Jul National Parent’s Day (Fourth Sunday in July)
28-Jul World Nature Conservation Day
28-Jul World Hepatitis Day
29-Jul International Tiger Day

 

Govt to celebrate years of GST

  • Name of the Organization: Government of India
  • Dated: 1st July 2019.
  • GST second anniversary as on 1st July 2019.
  • Finance Minister: Nirmala Sitharaman
  • Event held at Ambedkar Bhawan

Telangana ISTA Congress Hyderabad

  • ISTA: International Seed Testing Association (ISTA)
  • Location: Hyderabad
  • Event held from 26 June to 3 July 2019.
  • Total Days: 5 days
  • Aim: Seed technology and quality in a changing world.

 BSB 2019 Kharif Session 

  • Government: West Bengal launched insurance scheme BSB
  • Date: 1st July 2019.
  • BSB: Bangla Shashya Bima
  • Aim: To protect farmers from losses due to natural disasters
  • The scheme launched in collaboration with Agriculture Insurance Company of India (AIC).
  • Government Statement: Free of cost for farmers.

NSSO Survey on Unemployment

  • NSSO: National Sample Survey Organization
  • Nagaland occupied the top place in the unemployment rate
  • Nagaland unemployment rate: 21.4%
  • Goa unemployment rate: 13.9%
  • Meghalaya unemployment rate: 1.5%
  • Chattisgarh and Sikkim have a low unemployment rate in India.

Lifetime achievement award (UK Indian Awards)

  • Award Winner: Veteran British journalist Sir Mark Tully
  • Dated: 1st July 2019.
  • He worked in KBE is the former Bureau Chief of the BBC, New Delhi.
  • Almost 30 years before resigning in July 1994

Summits challenge Completed by Indian Women IPS Officer

  • Name of the Indian IPS Officer: Aparna Kumar
  • She is the 1st civil servant who completed the Summits challenge
  • Challenge Name: 7 Summits’ challenge
  • She hosted tricolour flag on Mount Denali in Alaska, USA.

Central Educational Institutions Reservation in Teachers Cadre Bill Passed

  • Name of the Bill: Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers’ Cadre) Bill 2019
  • Passed Date: 1st July 2019.
  • Aim: reservation and to give equal opportunity to all as per the Constitution.

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One Nation One Ration Card Scheme

  • Scheme Name: One Nation One Card
  • Scheme begin Date: 1st July 2020
  • Ration Shop Districts: Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Telangana and Tripura
  • Around 77% of ration shops across the nation.
  • Implementation under the National Food Security Act(NSA)

New CMD of BSNL

  • BSNL: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited
  • Appointed by Telecom and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
  • PK Purwar appointed as a New CMD of BSNL.
  • It is dated: 3rd July 2019.

Vaibhav Yadav Indian Pro Boxer WBC Asia Title

  • Indian Pro boxer: Vaibhav Yadav
  • Held at: Pattaya, Thailand.
  • WBC: World Boxing Council
  • Pro boxer championship conducted by Asian Boxing Council.

IDAI Aadhar Seva Kendra in Delhi & Vijayawada

  • ASK: Aadhar Seva Kendra
  • Established at New Delhi and Vijayawada.
  • UIDAI has set up a plan to set up 114 centres across India by 2019.
  • Project Cost: 300 to 400 crore
  • Total targeted cities: 53 Cities.
  • An ASK should handle the 1,000 enrolment requests per day.

Hema Das Win the Gold in the Poznan Athletics Grand Prix in Poland

  • Event Name: Poznan Athletics Grand Prix in Poland
  • Dated: 5th July 2019
  • Name of the Winner: Hema Das (Indian)
  • 200 m gold
  • Clocked in 23,65 seconds for 1st place win the race.

UP CM Free Help Line

  • State: Uttar Pradesh
  • Phone Number: 1076 ( 24×7)
  • Any Compnains can take over and monthly review
  • Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

Shoiab Malik Retirement from ODI

  • Name of the Player: Shoiab Malik (Pakistan Cricket Player)
  • Retirement from One Day International (ODI)
  • He can focus on T20 Tournaments.
  • He is an occasional Cricket captain player of Pakistan.
  • It is dated: 7th July 2019.

FIFA Women’s World Cup 

  • S. women’s national soccer team (USWNT) won the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
  • Event Date on 7th July 2019.
  • Location: Lyon, France
  • Runner: Netherlands.
  • FIFA’s president, Gianni Infantino
  • France’s president, Emmanuel Macron

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Bicycle Sharing Scheme in Puducherry

  • Development Name: Puducherry smart city development plan
  • Total of 100 spots identified for cycle docking stations.
  • Twenty docking stations with 10 to 15 cycles set up.

 Virat Kohli Batsman Positions ICC Rankings. 

  • Indian Captain Virat Kohli remains 1st place in Batsman.
  • The second place occupied by Rohit Sharma
  • All rankings announced by ICC.

Dravid Appointed to National Cricket Academy NCA 

  • NCA: National Cricket Academy.
  • Located at Bangalore
  • The appointment approved by BCCI Board of Control for Cricket in India
  • Appointed on 8th July 2019.

NETPAC Award won by Gully Boy

  • Name of the Festival: Bucheon Film Festival.
  • Name of the Movie: Gully Boy
  • 23rd Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN) in South Korea. 

Raghu Ram Received FRCS of Thailand

  • Padma Shri awardee P.Raghu Ram received Honorary Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS)
  • FRCS located in Thailand

 HM Ershad Passed Away 

  • Age: 89 Years
  • Name: H M Ershad
  • He is suffering from multiple complications including infections in his lungs and kidneys
  • H M Ershad seized power in 1982 and ruled the country from 1982 to 1990.

Kladno Memorial Athletics

  • Indian athlete Mohammad Anas won gold in men’s 400 meters.
  • Hima Das won gold in women’s 200 meters.
  • Location: Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet Kladno.
  • Indians bagged six gold, three silver, and one bronze.

 $250 Million to Kerala For Resilient Kerala project

  •  World Bank Offers 250 million dollars to Kerala Government
  • Reason: Resilient Kerala project
  • Aim: enhancing the state’s resilience against the impacts of natural disasters and climate change in the wake of last year’s floods.

 Sarvita Sethi Appointed as VS Finance at CoCa Cola

  • Coca Cola appointed as a Vice President and M&A role in Coca Cola
  • She appointed with Vice President Finance (CFO).
  • First women in the Finance Department elected in history.

Biswa Bhusan New Governor for Andhra Pradesh

  • New Governor for Andhra Pradesh State
  • Appointed on 15th July 2019.
  • Chief Minister of AP: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. (YSRCP Party Lead).
  • Previous Governor: ESL Narasimhan.
  • Biswa Bhusan is a BJP leader in Odisha
  • BB is a National Executive Member and its State General Secretary till the formation of Janata Party in 1977.

Andhra Bank AI ChatBot for Customers.

  • Andhra Bank Launched AI (Artificial Intelligence) in Chatbot.
  • It was the interacting assistant called as “ABHI.”.
  • Functions help in the Hyderabad Telangana State.
  • Andhra Bank tie-up with Netxcell Limited (IT) Hyderabad.

Sheila Dikshit Passed Away

  • Former Chief Minister of Delhi Sheila Dikshit
  • Passed away on July 21, 2019.
  • Due to cardiac arrest.

PV Sindhu Wins 1st Silver Medal.

  • PV Sindhu finished at second at the Indonesia Open
  • Age: 24 Years.

PMKSNY  Scheme Benefits

  • More than 1 lakh formers are received benefits from
  • Received two instalments of 2,000 rupees.
  • Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana
  • Total Budget: 14 thousand 646 crore rupees

ISRO Chandrayaan 2

  • ISRO: Indian Space Research Organisation.
  • Time: 02:43 PM on July 22
  • Budget Spent: 978 Crore
  • 20-hour count down.
  • Location: Srihari Kota Andhra Pradesh.
  • Pragyan: Six wheeled robotic vehicles ( travel 500m )
  • Vikram lander on a lunar day is equivalent to 14 earth days.
  • Aim: identify the water molecule on the moon.

ADB Power Project in Tripura

  • ADB: Asian Development Bank
  • ADB sanctioned Rs.1,925 crore for the power project in the Tripura State.
  • Deputy Chief Minister Jishnu Dev Varma
  • The Power project is sanctioned to TSECL for upgrading capacity 63MW Rokhia project to 120 MW.

AIIB withdraws Amaravati project

  • AIIB: Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
  • AIIB Located in Beijing.
  • AIIB and Word bank-financed on upcoming city Amaravati in Andhra Pradesh State.
  • AIIB financed $2000 million and World Bank-financed $3000 million.
  • Dated 15th July 2019.
  • Amaravati Sustainable Infrastructure and Institutional.

POSCO Bill

  • POSCO: Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2019
  • Bill Passed in Rajya Sabha on 24th July 2019.
  • Bill presented by Minister of Women and Child Development Smriti Irani.

HAL Chetak Helocaptor

  • HAL: Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
  • HAL delivered Chetak helicopter on 24th July 2019.
  • Handover to Indian Navy with documents.
  • Indian Navy contracted in August 2017.

Triple TALAQ Bill Passed

  • Triple Talaq is a Muslim marriage system get divorce easily by saying three-time talaq verbally.
  • Bill: Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019.
  • To prevent the triple talaq system and it helps to save the Muslim women against the talaq.
  • Aim: The Bill criminalises instant triple talaq among Muslims. It also approves a jail term of three years for the husband.

S Jaipal Reddy passed away

  • Former Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy passed away.
  • Dated: 28th July 2019
  • Age: 77 Years
  • Fice times of member of Lok Sabha.
  • Four-time MLA
  • Two times as Rajya Sabha Member
  • Party: Congress Party. 

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Oneliner Current Affairs- July 2019 Current Affairs

  • Nitesh Kumar jangir Indian Engineer won an innovation award in the UK.
  • Eleventh DefExpo India -20202 to be held in Lucknow.
  • Kumara Swamy resigned as Karnataka CM on July 23rd, 2019.
  • Kanungo to run monetary policy portfolio name by RBI.
  • NITI Aayog partners with WhatsApp to promote women entrepreneurs.
  • “Prime Minister to Remember” book released on 1st July 2019, Author “Sushil Kumar” (Where Sushil Kumar is a Former Navy Chief Admiral).
  • NPCI ties-up with JCB for Global Rupay Card.
  • Infosys launches Cyber Defence Center in Romania
  • “Chandra Shekhar – The Last Icon of Ideological Politics”; The book author Shri Harivansh, Deputy Chairman, Rajya Sabha, and Shri Ravi Dutt Bajpain released by PM Narendra Modi.
  • Djokovic won Federer to win fifth Wimbledon Title again.
  • DD News channel bagged Champions of Empathy Award
  • Boxing Legend Manny Pacquiao winner of WBA Super Welterweight title.
  • Justice AK Sikri appointed as the Judge of Singapore International Commercial Court SICC
  • PV Sindhu Indian campaign at Indonesia Open Badminton
  • Paypal opens a new centre in Hyderabad.
  • China wants to work together in space after the Chandrayan 2 success.
  • Plastic like Jute material developed in Bangladesh.
  • MS Dhoni becomes the second Indian player to reach the ODI game mark.
  • Goa State is planning to test the HIV tests before the marriages.
  • Ola gets a green signal from Landon taxi business.
  • The US celebrated the anniversary of Apollo in July 2019.
  • Vijayveer wins 3rd gold at Junior Shooting World Cup
  • Anish Bhanwala won the gold medal in rapid-fire pistol in the ISSF Junior World Cup
  • Melbournes La Trobe University Awarded Honorary Doctorate to Shah Rukh Khan
  • MN Rao appointed DG of Fire services Civil Defence.
  • AK Mishra appointed as a Board of Director to J&K Bank by RBI
  • Economy Survey: Indian GDP growth increased 2018-19 FY.
  • Five centres sign MoU with IBM to use the AI in Agriculture.
  • Soudi Arebia increased Haj quota from 1,70,000 to 200,000.
  • New Zealand bans single-use plastic shopping bags.
  • Ola Electric mobility Fund Investment from Softbank funds.
  • Reliance Jio partner with Facebook for a literacy drive MDigital Udaan in India.
  • NS Vishwanathan get an extension of 1 year as RBI deputy governor
  • IIT Madras unveiled DataPlatform to the improvement of Govt infrastructure Development.
  • Manoj Kumar Nambiar appointed as the Chairman of (MFIN) microfinance institutions network.
  • NASA tested the Ascent Abort Test of the Orion Capsule.
  • Indian Army NeGD signed MoU for the development of the revamped app.
  • Airtel payment bank tie-up with Bharat AXA life Insurance to offer Bharti AXA life POS Saral Jeevan Bima Yojana.
  • Delhi police singed MoU with SECI to set up rooftop solar energy systems.
  • Uttar Pradesh (UP) set up a committee in all district situated on the banks of Ganga river.
  • Additional charge appointed to Ministry of Textiles “Shri Rabindra”.
  • IICTF held in New Delhi for the 1st time for helping the farmers.
  • RBI fines to the Public Sector banks for violating the KYC norms.
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