Current Affairs Monthly – December 2020 for all Competitive Exams

Appointments 1) Suneet Sharma takes over as new Chairman & CEO of Railway Board (Effective 1st Jan 2021)2) Soma Mondal takes charge as new SAIL Chairman ( Effective 1st Jan 2021 )3) ISRO Chairman K Sivan gets one year extension up to 20224) Vineet Agarwal takes over as new Assocham President 5) Anil Soni appointed […]

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OAVS 2020: Important Current Affairs for Teaching Posts

RBI Monetary Policy: The Monetary Policy Committee of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on 9th Oct 2020 kept the repo rate unchanged at 4%, said RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das. Consequently, the reverse repo rate, at which the RBI borrows from lenders, stood at 3.35%. No change in 4th Dec 2020 policy meeting. Sports: On […]

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Important: Popularly known as Persons

Known As Person The Father of Indian Constitution Dr. B.R. Ambedkar The Father of the Indian Renaissance Raja Ram Mohan Roy Father of the Indian National Congress Allan Octavian Hume Frontier Gandhi Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan Grand old man of India Dadabhai Naoroji Nightingale of India Sarojini Naidu Father of Civil Service in India Charles Cornwallis Father of Indian History Megasthenes Father of History […]

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Books in news and their authors: 2020

Name of the Book Author(s) Remarks Wuhan Diary: Dispatches from a Quarantined City Fang Fang This book is a compilation of online diary entries and social media posts that document 60 days of lockdown during COVID-19. Karmayoddha Granth Nitin Gadkari,Smriti Irani,Dr. Harshvardhan,Prakash Javadekar,Vijay Rupani,Ramesh Patange Written on the life of Prime Minister Narendra Modi The Ickabog […]

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Books in news and their authors: 2019

Name of the Book Author(s) Remarks The Overstory Richard Powers Winner of Pulitzer Prize 2019 for fiction. Solo Rana Dasgupta Awarded Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2019 Quichotte Salman Rushdie The book is long-listed for the 2019 Booker Prize. The Testaments Margaret Atwood Joint winner of the 2019 Man Booker Prize The Anarchy William Dalrymple Raavan: […]

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List Of Important Days & Dates: January

January Date Know As Known For January1 Global Family Day Global Family Day is observed every year on 1st January, to convey that Earth is one global family and we should all live. in peace together. January1 Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO day 1st January is Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO day. The DRDO was established in 1958 […]

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List Of Important Days & Dates: February

February Date Know As Known For February1 Indian Coast Guard Day Indian Coast Guard celebrates its foundation day on 1st February . The ICG is an armed force of India which protects maritime interests and enforces maritime law. February2 World Wetlands Day World Wetlands Day occurs annually on 2nd February. It marks the anniversary of the signing […]

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List Of Important Days & Dates: March

March Date Know As Known For 2nd Wednesday of March No Smoking Day No Smoking Day is celebrated every year on second Wednesday of March to raise awareness about the harmful health effects of tobacco via smoking and to encourage people all over the world to quit smoking. 2nd Thurs Day in March World Kidney […]

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List Of Important Days & Dates: April

April Date Know As Known For 1to 7 April Prevention of Blindness Week April 1st to 7th is observed as Prevention of Blindness Week every year in India. It is observed to alert and awaken the society towards various factors which causes blindness. April1 Aprils Fool’s Day April Fool’s Day is also known as All Fool’s Day and […]

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List Of Important Days & Dates: May

May Date Know As Known For 1st Sunday of May World Laughter Day World Laughter Day is observed on the first Sunday of May every year. The first celebration was on January 10, 1998, in Mumbai, India, and was arranged by Dr. Madan Kataria, founder of the worldwide Laughter Yoga movement. 1st Thursday of May […]

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