Latest Current affairs updates for January 9, 2017.Today’s January 9, 2017 current affairs updates has been given here and all those candidates who are preparing for the examination can learn the details of GA from here. Each day GA are given and it will help candidates in preparing for the exams like Banking and SSC etc. In banking examination all the questions from GA are asked from current affairs and candidates should not miss it. They can improve their performance if they perform better in the General awareness. Here are some of the details of the day
General awareness for January 9, 2017
Petrol pump owners deferred till January 13 their decision to not accept credit and debit card payments for fuel sales after banks put off the move to levy the transaction charge.
Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has made Aadhaar mandatory for its about 50 lakh pensioners and around four crore subscribers.
Prime Minister NarendraModi will be on a two-day visit to Gujarat from 9 january 2017, he will inaugurate the 8th edition of ‘Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit 2017’ along with series of other programs
Power Minister PiyushGoyal unveiled world’s largest street light replacement programme in South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) area .
In Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada will be host to the first DigiDhanMela in the State this afternoon
The 11th annual Blind Challenge Car Rally was organised in Bhopal,to raise awareness about the issues concerning the visually-impaired.
SBI Pension Funds Pvt Ltd (SBIPFPL), a subsidiary of SBI, has recently appointed Kumar Sharadindu as the MD & CEO of the company.
The Bank of India has reduce its interest rates on retail loans, including home and vehicle loan.The bank earlier reduced its minimum lending rates or marginal cost of funds based lending rates (MCLR) by up to 90 basis points.
Former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died Sunday after suffering a heart attack.
Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut won the men’s singles title of the Chennai Open 2017.
Reigning Olympic and world 800m champion and world record holder, David Rudisha is the International Event Ambassador for the 14th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon to be held on January 15, 2017.