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November 04, 2014

4th November 2014 - Important Current Affairs updates


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National Affairs
  • Muslims today observed Muharram by taking out taziya processions, flagellating themselves and offering special prayers.
  • Harayana CM Manohar Lal Khattar asks the newly elected MLAs to donate their first salary towards the Jammu and Kashmir flood relief fund.
    • His proposal was accepted by members of all parties in the 90-member state assembly.
  • In Odisha, CBI arrests Biju Janata Dal MP Ramchandra Hansda and two former MLAs for their alleged links in multi-crore chit fund scam of Nabadiganta Capital Services
    • BJD suspends MP Ramchandra Handsa.
  • The Union Cabinet has accepted lieutenant governor Najeeb Jung's report recommending dissolution of the Delhi assembly, paving the way for holding of fresh polls in the national capital.
  • Intelligence agencies issue terror alert for Kolkata, especially in the port area.
  • Union Surface Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari today said there was no question of demolishing 'Ramar Sethu' while implementing the Sethusamudram Shipping Channel Project and asserted it would be done without harming the environment.
  • Indian High Commissoner in Sri Lanka Y K Sinha meets 5 Indian fishermen in Welikada prison, assures them unstinted support of Government of India.
International Affairs
  • Thirteen years after the devastating attack on U.S. that destroyed the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York and took the lives of over 2,700 people, the rebuilt One World Trade Center tower has finally opened for business.
    • It took eight long years to build New York's World Trade Center at an expense of 3.8 4 billion US dollar.
    • It is now the tallest building in the US with 104-stories.
  • In a blunt assessment of terrorist safe havens in Pakistan, the Pentagon has told the US Congress that the country is using militant groups as proxies to counter the superior Indian military.
    • Ministry of External Affairs welcomed these reports.
  • Recognizing the threat of nuclear terrorism, India has called for effective international cooperation and responsible action by governments to strengthen nuclear security and prevent non-state actors from acquiring vulnerable atomic material.
    • First Secretary in the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations - Abhishek Singh
Business & Economy
  • The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) has lowered India's GDP growth forecast to 5 per cent in the current financial year on weak economical fundamentals and uncertainties in growth prospects. 
  • Notwithstanding moderation in inflation, the Reserve Bank of India is likely to keep status quo on the policy rates this fiscal to check price rise expectations, says a report.
Science & Technology
  • Mumbai has highest number of internet users at about 16.4 million in the country, Delhi second with user base of 12.1 million.
New Appointments
  • Govt appoints Hasmukh Adhia, 1981 Gujarat cadre IAS officer, as new Financial Services Secretary replacing G S Sandhu
  • U.S. retail giant Walmart today announced that Scott Price has been renamed president and chief executive officer of Walmart Asia with immediate effect, six months after he was promoted to take up an international role.
People in News
  • 28year old Aparajita Rai becomes the first woman IPS officer from Sikkim.
    • She is now posted in Hoogly in West Bengal. 
  • Today is 84th Birthday of Shakuntala Devi known as the 'human computer' in World.
  • ICC test rankings:
    • India slips to 6th rank
    • Pakistan jumps to 3rd place
    • South Africa retains its Number One spot
    • Australia is placed second
  • The Indian Premier League Governing Council on Tuesday announced the dates of the next year's IPL tournament, which will be held from 8th April to 24th May 2014.
  • Australia defeat India 4-0 in the first Hockey test match at Perth.
  • To commemorate the 150th year of inception of the historic Eden Gardens, the Cricket Association of Bengal(CAB) will release about 5, 000 envelopes and stamps with photos of the world famous stadium along with its long-time president Jagmohan Dalmiya.
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  1. just a night for ibps rrb results

  2. Five executive F, J, K, M and Q have different height; K is smaller than at least 2 persons. F is taller than only two persons; M is the smallest and only one person is between K and Q. Who is the second tallest?

    Please explain anyone this...

  3. Q is second tallest I>Q>F>K>M

  4. @rahul .. bro please explain ... weak at reasoning na :(

  5. K is the second tallest bhai......arrangement-J,K,F,Q, there is no maximum limit of K ....k can be taller than 3

  6. Sry arrangement is J,Q,F,K,M.....LOGIC is opp to previous one

  7. Pls provide link for sbi po 2014 papers in pdf form. Pls


  9. once upon a time in kolkata i used to live at salt lake BD block 132 for my final year project in 2012. a Nepalese girl was living next room of my hostel . We used to call her Appu di. At that time she was selected for IFS but she was still studying for IAS . After 2 years of leaving the hostel i ve found her pics in this page. She is the first woman IPS officer from Sikkim. A very warm congratulation to her success .........

  10. lag raha hai train kaafi late hai.........


  12. Thanks For daily updates

  13. sir my obc certificate got expired four months back.....have applied for new one....will that b a problem....bcz in notification i saw some clause sayin obc certificate dated befor last date of appaying date(11-08-2014).....

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  15. Result 15 nov tak aayega

  16. hi sir.....pls upload quick ref guide for sbi po oct 2014

  17. cgs4ias articles helpful for descriptive type questions...

  18. ohh thats really grt !! u might have observed her closely about her chasing dream...u might be feeling proud of her.

  19. Arrangement is ..J Q F K M

  20. M is d smallest so ----M, then F is taller than only two so placed it in 3rd position.
    --F-M.K smaller than at lst two so it cnt be placed in 1st ya 2nd pstn so placed it in btwn K nd placed Q IN 2nd postn nd J in the sequence is JQFKM.

  21. Her main aim is to form a political party. And i really proud of her............


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