Current affairs updates for 27 ,28th December 2016.Below are the important current affairs updates for the day and all those who have been preparing for the banking examination should work hard and they have to learn the details of current affairs. Current affairs will be one of the important phase and section in the exam. It will be asked for 40-50 marks in the examination. all those who will qualify the written test will be called next for the personal interview process. Candidates should keep learning each updates for each date which will be beneficial for them during the mains examination.
General awareness updates for December 27, 28th 2016
In an effort to reduce pollution caused by diesel buses, Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has launched 25 bio-diesel buses in the state.
The Centre has released Rs 1,982 crore for the multipurpose Polavaram irrigation project in Andhra Pradesh through National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), which sanctioned the long term irrigation fund under Prime Minister KrishiSinchayeeYojana.
Department of Posts, Ministry of Communications has brought out a Special Cover on freedom fighter ‘Shri Gaya Prasad Katiyar’ and a set of eight Commemorative Postage Stamps on ‘Personalities Series: Bihar’ & a stamp on ‘Hardayal
In a relief to farmers hit by demonetisation, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has given an additional 60 days to repay their crop loans due in November-December, 2016 and prompt repayment would be eligible for the extra 3% interest subsidy.
The registration fees for Hindus and other minority community people from three neighboring countries comprising Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh, to register as Indian citizens have been reduced drastically to Rs 100 from Rs 15,000.
The Odisha government has decided to intensify state sponsored malaria elimination scheme ‘Daman’ (DurgamaAnchalare Malaria Nirakaran) in eight remote districts of the state.
Chief Minister DevendraFadnavis launched an initiative ‘Transform Maharashtra’ at IIT Bombay’s ‘Mood Indigo’ festival.
The State Cabinet of Odisha on December 24 named the Mega Lift Irrigation Scheme worth Rs. 7,600 crore, after the noted freedom fighter and social reformer ParbatiGiri as a mark of respect for her immense contribution to the freedom movement and service to the poor and needy
Actor MithunChakrabortyha resigned from the RajyaSabha citing health issues.
IDFC Bank has announced the nationwide launch of IDFC Aadhaar Pay, the country’s first Aadhaar-linked cashless merchant solution that uses a retailer’s own Android smartphone to enable cashless payments.
The Karnataka VikasGrameen Banks (KVGB) has come up with ‘Bank Sakhi‘ innovative scheme for employing women in villages to promote and improve the cashless transactions in rural areas.
Dr Barbara Jatta(54) has appointed as the first female director of Vatican Museums by Pope Francis Former Sri Lankan prime minister RatnasiriWickremanayakedied at the age of 83. Yuki Bhambri has captured the title of the $10,000 ITF Hong Kong F4 Futures