GK Snap Shot on 20 February 2020  

  1. AICTE bars universities from offering PGDM and MBA courses simultaneously.
  2. AP CM Jagan Mohan Reddy launched Nadu-Nedu scheme for modernising hospitals.
  3. Ashraf Ghani wins second term as Afghanistan’s President.
  4. Ex-IAS officers Sanjay Kothari and Bimal Julka to become next Chief Vigilance Officer (CVC) and Chief Information Commissioner (CIC).
  5. Govt plans to doubling of Milk processing capacity to 108 million MT by 2025.
     
  6. GRSE delivers 4th Anti-Submarine warfare corvette INS Kavaratti to Navy.
  7. Hindi is the 3rd most spoken language in the world  after English & Mandarin Chinese.
  8. IDSA to be renamed as Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses.
  9. India & Norway signs LoI for collaboration on blue economy for sustainable development.
  10. India ranked 35thin Worldwide Education for The Future Index (WEFFI) 2019, Finland tops.
     
  11. India-Russia defence deals set to cross USD 16 billion.
  12. Lithium reserve found in Mandya near Bengaluru.
  13. Pakistan successfully tests nuclear-capable air launched cruise missile Ra’ad-II.
  14. SC approves to give permanent commission to women officers in the army.
  15. Supratim Bandyopadhyay appointed as  PFRDA Chairman.
  16. THE’s emerging economies university rankings 2020: India has 11 institutes among world’s top 100 universities, IISC at No. 16th.

LAST MONTHS G.K.

July 20 : 04, 04, 03, 02, 01

June 20 : 30, 27, 26, 24, 23, 22, 20, 19, 18, 18, 17, 16, 13, 12, 11, 10, 09, 06, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01

May 20 : 30, 29, 28, 26, 25, 23, 22, 22, 22, 22, 22, 16, 14, 13, 11, 09, 08, 07, 07, 05, 04, 02, 01

April 20 : 30, 28, 27, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 20, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 11, 10, 09, 08, 07, 07, 07, 04, 03, 02, 01

March 20 : 31, 27, 26, 25, 24, 22, 21, 19, 18, 17, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 09, 07, 06, 05, 04, 04, 03, 02

February 20 : 29, 28, 28, 26, 25, 24, 21, 20, 19, 18, 11

January 20 : 13