IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2018 Score Out Check Here

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2018 Score Out: Check Here

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims 2018: IBPS has released the Online Prelims Exam Score Card for the post of Office Assistant (Clerk). You can check the prelims score from the link given Below. 

The online preliminary examination for IBPS RRB office assistants (Multipurpose) was held on August 19 and August 25. The exam was of 45-minute duration, with two sections carrying 80 marks for 80 questions. There were 40 questions of reasoning and 40 questions of quantitative aptitude. The medium of exam was Hindi/English. To be successful, one needs to qualify in both the tests by securing a minimum cutoff marks as set by the IBPS.

IBPS RRB Office Astt Prelims 2018 Score Card: Check Here

Important Dates of IBPS RRB Office Astt Pre 2018:

  • Commencement of Result: 25th October 2018
  • Closure of Result: 07th October 2018 

Steps to Check IBPS Office Assistant Prelims Scores 2018:

  1. Go to Official website of IBPS
  2. Click on the link to view scores of online preliminary exam for CRP RRBs-VII office assistants
  3. You will be directed to the login page
  4. Enter your registration number and password
  5. Enter the captcha code
  6. Your scores will be displayed on the screen
  7. Take a print-out and save it on your computer
Candidates who have cleared the preliminary exam have qualified for the main. Candidates will be provisionally allotted on the basis of the marks obtained by them in the main examination and the vacancies reported by the RRBs.

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RRB Group D Exam Analysis 25th Sep 2018 & Questions Asked (Slot 1)

RRB Group D Exam Analysis 25th Sep 2018 & Questions Asked (Slot 2)

RRB Group D Exam Analysis 2018: Railway Recruitment Board The RRB Group D exam is started from 17th September 2018 & will continue till 14th December 2018.  The Second Shift of RRB Group D Exam is over now & In this article we aimsuccess & ibtsindia  are providing you with complete & detailed RRB Group D Exam Analysis 25th Sep 2018 & Questions Asked (Slot 2) This will help you to evaluate your performance and estimate your score. 

RRB Group D Exam Pattern 2018

As you all know RRB Group D Exam consist of 4 sections -
  1. Mathematics, 
  2. General Intelligence and Reasoning, 
  3. General Science and 
  4. General Awareness & Current Affairs. 
  • The overall exam timing is 90 minutes For every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted. 

RRB Group D Exam Review Shift 2 – Good Attempts

Find the overall as well as sectional difficulty level, topic-wise weightage, no. of good attempts and Questions asked. The table below shows the safer attempts of RRB Group D Shift 2.
Name Of the Subject
No. Of Qs
Marks
Difficulty Level
Good Attempts
Mathematics 25 25 Easy 17-18
General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30 Easy to Moderate 23-24
General Science 25 25 Easy To Moderate 16-18
General Awareness & Current Affairs 20 20 Moderate 13-14
Overall 100 100 Moderate 67-72

Exam Highlights RRB Group D - 25th Sept 2018

  • This shift of the RRB Group D Exam was Moderate. 
  • In GK section, 8-9 questions were based on current affairs. The level of the GK section was moderate.Current affairs little difficult.
  • The questions were not arranged section-wise i.e Mixed questions were asked.
  • As notified earlier, 55 questions were from Maths & Reasoning section.
  • 25 Science questions were from Chemistry, Physics, and Biology subjects.

              Mathematics Section Analysis RRB Group D Exam : Shift 2

              In Today's RRB Group D Exam 2018, Mathematics was of Moderate Level. Most of the questions were based directly on Formulas and some were calculative.
              • Trigonometry - 3-4 Qs
              • Profit & Loss - 3-4 Qs
              • Percentage - 2-3 Qs
              • Age - 1 Q
              • Time & Work - 2 Qs
              • SI, CI - 2 Qs
              • Average - 1 Q
              • Pipes & Cistern - 1 Q
              • Bar Graph - 1 Q

              Mathematics Questions Asked in RRB Group D Exam


                1. The length of a train is 162m, speed of the train is 554 km/hr. If the train crosses the platform in 44 secs, then find the length of the platform?

                                                  Reasoning Section Analysis RRB Group D Exam : Shift 2

                                                  In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, General Intelligence(Reasoning) questions were of Easy level. There were 2 questions from calendar.
                                                  • Syllogisms - 4 Qs
                                                  • Odd One out - 3-4 Qs
                                                  • Coding-Decoding - 2-3 Qs
                                                  • Analogy - 5-6 Qs
                                                  • Series - 2 Qs
                                                  • Direction - 2 Qs
                                                  • Venn Diagram - 3 Qs
                                                  • Calendar - 2 Qs
                                                  • Counting Figures - 1 Qs

                                                  Reasoning Questions Asked in RRB Group D Exam

                                                      1. 15:36::26:__?
                                                      2. Which day was 15th April 1988?
                                                      3. 310,260,210,__?

                                                                  General Science Analysis RRB Group D Exam : Shift 2

                                                                  In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, Questions from Science were directly based and of the easy-Moderate level. No formula applying questions were the part of the exam.

                                                                  • Physics: 9 -11 Qs (Easy)
                                                                  • Chemistry: 7-9 (Moderate)
                                                                  • Biology: 8-11 (Easy)

                                                                  General Science Questions Asked in RRB Group D Exam

                                                                  1. To which block does the elements from atomic number 57-72 belongs?
                                                                  2. Which of the following is a warm-blooded animal?
                                                                  3. In Exothermic reaction, heat will __?
                                                                  4. What is the SI unit of Pressure?
                                                                  5. What is the function of Xylem?
                                                                  6. Nature of metals are __?
                                                                  7. If we go from left to right in periodic table, the capacity to lose electrons will__?
                                                                  8. What is the role of Zigzag lines in a periodic table?
                                                                  9. What compound are coins made of?
                                                                  10. Which is the most abundant gas on Earth?

                                                                                                                                  General Awareness & Current Affairs Analysis - RRB Group D Exam : Shift 2

                                                                                                                                  In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, General Awareness on current affairs questions were of moderate level.
                                                                                                                                  1. Who built G.T Raod?
                                                                                                                                  2. Whose autobiography is Khullam Khulla?
                                                                                                                                  3. Which state started educating naxal kids under the program "taare zameen par"?
                                                                                                                                  4. Who is the director of the film Bahubali?
                                                                                                                                  5. When was the National Development Council formed?
                                                                                                                                  6. What is Operation Insaniyat related to?
                                                                                                                                  7. Who is the Brand Ambassador of Loreal?
                                                                                                                                  8. Which of the following river does not originate from India?
                                                                                                                                  9. After Virendra Sehwag, which player scored a triple test century?
                                                                                                                                  10. Which tropical line crosses India?
                                                                                                                                  11. Who was the 1st Muslim President of India?
                                                                                                                                  12. Who implements monetary policies in India

                                                                                                                                                          Exam Tips for upcoming RRB Group D Exam Shifts

                                                                                                                                                          We are sharing some important Exam Tips for upcoming RRB Group D Exam Shifts
                                                                                                                                                          • Go through the basic concepts of General Science Like Physics and Chemistry. 
                                                                                                                                                          • Focus on the current affairs of last 3 months. 
                                                                                                                                                          • Keep all your document such as admit card & photo identity proof ready. 
                                                                                                                                                          • The RRB Group D admit card is available for downloading in RRB official Site
                                                                                                                                                          • Also, you can download the admit card in a single click through the link below:

                                                                                                                                                          Download RRB Group D Exam 2018 - Admit Card

                                                                                                                                                          Stay Connected for more exam review and analysis of the upcoming days RRB Group D Exam Analysis & Questions Asked Our Team is working hard to clear the RRB Group D Examination.

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                                                                                                                                                          RRB Group D Exam Analysis 25th Sep 2018 & Questions Asked (Slot 1)

                                                                                                                                                          RRB Group D Exam Analysis 25th Sep 2018 & Questions Asked (Slot 1)

                                                                                                                                                          RRB Group D Exam Analysis 2018: Railway Recruitment Board The RRB Group D exam is started from 17th September 2018 & will continue till 14th December 2018.  The First Shift of RRB Group D Exam is over now & In this article we aimsuccess & ibtsindia  are providing you with complete & detailed RRB Group D Exam Analysis 25th Sep 2018 & Questions Asked (Slot 1). This will help you to evaluate your performance and estimate your score. 

                                                                                                                                                          RRB Group D Exam Pattern 2018

                                                                                                                                                          As you all know RRB Group D Exam consist of 4 sections -
                                                                                                                                                          1. Mathematics, 
                                                                                                                                                          2. General Intelligence and Reasoning, 
                                                                                                                                                          3. General Science and 
                                                                                                                                                          4. General Awareness & Current Affairs. 
                                                                                                                                                          • The overall exam timing is 90 minutes For every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted. 

                                                                                                                                                          RRB Group D Exam Review Shift 1 – Good Attempts

                                                                                                                                                          Find the overall as well as sectional difficulty level, topic-wise weightage, no. of good attempts and Questions asked. The table below shows the safer attempts of RRB Group D Shift 2.
                                                                                                                                                          Name Of the Subject
                                                                                                                                                          No. Of Qs
                                                                                                                                                          Marks
                                                                                                                                                          Difficulty Level
                                                                                                                                                          Good Attempts
                                                                                                                                                          Mathematics 25 25 Easy 17-18
                                                                                                                                                          General Intelligence and Reasoning 30 30 Easy to Moderate 23-24
                                                                                                                                                          General Science 25 25 Easy To Moderate 16-18
                                                                                                                                                          General Awareness & Current Affairs 20 20 Moderate 13-14
                                                                                                                                                          Overall 100 100 Moderate 68-71

                                                                                                                                                          Exam Highlights RRB Group D - 25th Sept 2018

                                                                                                                                                          • This shift of the RRB Group D Exam was Moderate. 
                                                                                                                                                          • In GK section, 8-9 questions were based on current affairs. The level of the GK section was moderate.Current affairs little difficult.
                                                                                                                                                          • The questions were not arranged section-wise i.e Mixed questions were asked.
                                                                                                                                                          • As notified earlier, 55 questions were from Maths & Reasoning section.
                                                                                                                                                          • 25 Science questions were from Chemistry, Physics, and Biology subjects.

                                                                                                                                                                      Mathematics Section Analysis RRB Group D Exam : Shift 1

                                                                                                                                                                      In Today's RRB Group D Exam 2018, Mathematics was of moderate Level. Most of the questions were based directly on Formulas and some were calculative.
                                                                                                                                                                      • Trigonometry - 1 Q
                                                                                                                                                                      • Speed Distance Time - 1 Q
                                                                                                                                                                      • Age - 1 Q
                                                                                                                                                                      • Percentage - 1-2 Qs
                                                                                                                                                                      • Simplification 2-3 Qs

                                                                                                                                                                      Mathematics Questions Asked in RRB Group D Exam


                                                                                                                                                                        1. 14 Men can do a work in 12 days. If after 4 days, 2 more Men join them, then in how many total days will they finish the work?
                                                                                                                                                                        2. Square root of 1296?
                                                                                                                                                                        3. Questions from Mensuration - Rhombus, Cuboid & Sphere?
                                                                                                                                                                        4. Find the LCM and HCF of 48,54?
                                                                                                                                                                        5. 1 question from Equilateral Triangle?
                                                                                                                                                                        6. HCF of {3/4,9/8,27/2,1.5}
                                                                                                                                                                        7. Find the number of factors of 140?
                                                                                                                                                                        8. 72/[27-{35-45/9-2}]

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Reasoning Section Analysis RRB Group D Exam : Shift 1

                                                                                                                                                                                                          In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, General Intelligence(Reasoning) questions were of Easy level. There were 2 questions from calendar.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Statement and Conclusion - 1 Q
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Syllogisms - 3 Qs
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Mirror Image - 2 Qs
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Number Series - 2 Qs
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Analogy - 2-3 Qs
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Coding-Decoding - 2-3 Qs
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Direction - 2 Qs
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Counting Figures - 1 Q

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Reasoning Questions Asked in RRB Group D Exam

                                                                                                                                                                                                              1. When will the calendar of 2020 repeat?
                                                                                                                                                                                                              2. If 15th Feb 2019 was a Thursday, what day was 15th Feb 2018?
                                                                                                                                                                                                              3. 13,17,19,23,__?
                                                                                                                                                                                                              4. 9:729::8:__?
                                                                                                                                                                                                              5. Odd one out - B2,H8,E5,N14?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          General Science Analysis RRB Group D Exam : Shift 1

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, Questions from Science were directly based and of the easy-Moderate level. No formula applying questions were the part of the exam.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Physics: 9 -11 Qs (Easy)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Chemistry: 7-9 (Moderate)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Biology: 8-11 (Easy)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          General Science Questions Asked in RRB Group D Exam

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1. Atomic number of which of the following element is greater than Barium? Iodine, Silver, Bromine and Gold – Gold
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2. Which of the following element has the highest atomic number? Rubidium, Cesium, Potassium and Francium
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3. Which Planet moves in the opposite direction than other planets in the Solar system? Neptune, Pluto, Uranus, Saturn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          4. Angiosperm is present in which part?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          General Awareness & Current Affairs Analysis - RRB Group D Exam : Shift 1

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          In Railway Group-D Exam 2018, General Awareness on current affairs questions were of moderate level.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          1. What does "I" stand for in NITI Ayog?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2. Who is the CEO of Paytm?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3. Who was the Brand Ambassador of Cricket World Cup 2011?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          4. Who won the GyanPit Hindi Prize 2017?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          5. Who is the Brand Ambassador of Gujarat?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          6. Which player has scored 3 double centuries in ODI cricket?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          7. Which team won the FIFA World Cup 2018?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          8. Who is the governor of J&K?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          9. Who is the Chief Minister of Haryana?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          10. Who said "Swaraj is my birth right and i shall have it"?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          11. Who passed the Vernacular Press Act?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12. What is the total area of the state of Gujarat?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          13. Where is the Indian Defense Academy situated?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          14. Where is the Kaziranga National Park situated?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          15. When was Noble Prize started?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          16. Who is the Brand Ambassador of Dream 11?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          17. Who is the coach of Indian National Hockey Team?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          18. Who is the chairman of SBI?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          19. Who is the youngest goalkeeper in Hockey?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          20. Who is the PM of Jordan?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          21. One question related to Bank headquarter?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Exam Tips for upcoming RRB Group D Exam Shifts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We are sharing some important Exam Tips for upcoming RRB Group D Exam Shifts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Go through the basic concepts of General Science Like Physics and Chemistry. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Focus on the current affairs of last 3 months. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Keep all your document such as admit card & photo identity proof ready. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The RRB Group D admit card is available for downloading in RRB official Site
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Also, you can download the admit card in a single click through the link below:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Download RRB Group D Exam 2018 - Admit Card

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Stay Connected for more exam review and analysis of the upcoming days RRB Group D Exam Analysis & Questions Asked Our Team is working hard to clear the RRB Group D Examination.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2018 Out Check Category & State-wise Cutoff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2018 Out: Check Category & State-wise Cutoff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2018 Out: The New India Assurance Company Limited (NIACL) has released the marks for Tier-I (Preliminary) Exams Category & State-wise. All the students who had appeared for Tier-I can visit the link given below to see the Marks. The Online Preliminary Exam was held on 08th September 2018. You can check the category wise cut-off for different states.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  TABLE SHOWING STATE WISE & CATEGORY-WISE CUT-OFFS APPLIED ON TOTAL-

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  STATE SC ST OBC GEN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ANDAMAN &NICOBAR (PORTBLAIR) 53.25 74.25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ANDHRAPRADESH 73.50 88.25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ASSAM 75.75 69.75 78.00 83.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  BIHAR 88.25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CHANDIGARH(UT) 76.00 77.50 87.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CHHATTISGARH 74.25 67.25 86.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  DELHI 80.25 72.00 82.50 89.25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  GOA 69.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  GUJARAT 78.25 64.50 71.50 82.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HARYANA 77.50 89.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  HIMACHALPRADESH 77.75 87.25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  JAMMU &KASHMIR 75.50 65.25 86.50
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  JHARKHAND 76.50 88.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  KARNATAKA 71.75 70.00 75.75 81.25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  KERALA 79.75 86.25 89.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MADHYAPRADESH 77.25 59.25 86.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MAHARASHTRA 79.00 56.50 78.00 82.50
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ODISHA 79.00 69.00 86.50 88.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PUDUCHEERY 79.50
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PUNJAB 76.25 90.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  RAJASTHAN 82.00 73.00 84.00 88.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  TAMILNADU 75.75 61.25 84.50
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  TELANGANA 83.00 74.00 86.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  TRIPURA 53.00 85.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  UTTARPRADESH 80.75 84.50 89.00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  UTTARAKHAND 74.00 88.75
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  WEST BENGAL 83.00 64.50 82.25 91.00

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Category wise & test-wise cut-off points applied on objective test

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CATEGORY T1 T2 T3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  EnglishReasoning Numerical Aptitude
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (Max Marks) 30 (Max Marks) 35 (Max Marks) 35
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  SC, ST, OBC, PC, EXS & DISEXS AND DXS 11.00 11.00 13.50
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  GENERAL 14.75 16.25 17.75


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  How to Check Official NIACL Prelims Cut Off 2018

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Official Link to Check NIACL Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2018

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Click on the direct link given above.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Then, click on the box against Marksheet and select Tier 1 Prelims exam.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The cut off will be displayed when you scroll down.All the best for your exams,

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam 2018 Marks Out - Check Here

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam 2018 Marks Out - Check Here

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Preliminary Exam 2018 Marks Out. NIACL has released the marks obtained by candidates who appeared for the Preliminary phase of this exam. The candidates can check their scorecard obtained in NIACL Assistant Prelims exam from the link provided below. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL had released the result of the preliminary exam earlier this month and now the marks scored by candidates is available on the official website of NIACL. Click on the link provided below to check your scorecard -

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam 2018 Marks Out - Check Here

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2018- Category & State-wise

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Prelims 2018 - Steps to check your Marks

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Candidates who appeared for the NIACL assistant can check their marks from the official website or from the link provided above. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Select the state from which you appeared in NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Enter your roll number and the date of birth, in YYYY-MM-DD format. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Cross check the details and then click on submit.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • You can view your marks on the screen. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Try to save a copy of your marks for future reference. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NIACL Assistant Result 2018 - Important Information

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Name of Organisation New India Assurance Company Limited
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Details of Official Website newindia.co.in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Name of post Assistant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Total Number of Vacancies 685
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Status of Preliminary Exam Result Announced on 19th Sep 2018
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Marks declaration date 24th Sep 2018
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mains Exam Date 6th October 2018

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  23-24 September 2018 - Daily Current Affairs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  23-24 September 2018 - Daily Current Affairs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. PM Modi inaugurates Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Prime Minister ‘Narendra Modi’ has inaugurated the Sikkim's first airport at Pakyong (about 30 km from Gangtok).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • It will improve connectivity and benefit the people of Sikkim.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Pakyong airport is situated at an elevation of 4,500 feet above the sea level, built at a cost of over 600 crore rupees.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Commercial flights will begin from 4th October when Spice jet will start its daily Kolkata-Sikkim flights.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Under the Civil Aviation Ministry’s Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik (UDAN) scheme, SpiceJet will operate 78-seater Bombardier Q400 flights to and from Delhi, Kolkata, and Guwahati every day.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2. PM Modi launches world’s largest healthcare scheme

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched Centre's flagship ‘Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM) from Ranchi, Jharkhand.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Under this scheme, over 10 crore families will be provided health assurance worth five lakh rupees each, every year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The scheme will become operational from 25th September on the birth anniversary of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The ambitious Ayushman Bharat scheme, renamed the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Abhiyan (PMJAY) aims to provide coverage of Rs. 5 lakh per family annually.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • A beneficiary covered under the scheme will be allowed to take cashless benefits from any public/private impanelled hospitals across the country.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3. Hyderabad Metro to start services on Ameerpet-L B Nagar rout

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Today, ESL Narasimhan (Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor) has inaugurated the second corridor of the Hyderabad Metro Rail between Ameerpet and LB Nagar (16-km stretch).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The 16 kms stretch of Metro Rail has 16 stations.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • With this, the entire 29 kms long corridor between Miyapur- LB Nagar on the first phase of Metro Rail Project will be operational.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • With this, Hyderabad Metro has become the second largest Metro Rail Services in the country (after the Delhi Metro).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Commissioner for Metro Rail Safety has issued a safety certificate for passenger train operations on the 16-km stretch after testing.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Note:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Hyderabad Metro is a rapid transit system, serving the city of Hyderabad, Telangana, India.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The mascot of Hyderabad Metro Rail is ‘Niz’.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  4. Arjun Ram Meghwal inaugurates 2-day National Orientation workshop on NeVA

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Arjun Ram Meghwal has inaugurated the two-day National Orientation workshop on National e-Vidhan Application (NeVA).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Mr. Meghwal has also launched the new website of the NeVA and administered the Swachhata Pledge to over 200 delegates.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • This digital intervention is a big step to increase transparency, accountability and decreases the scope of corruption in the functioning of House.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • NeVA is a member-centric, decentralized digital application that makes information available on a digital platform about day to day functioning of Legislative Houses.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Important Dates

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5. 23 September: International Day of Sign Languages

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • International Day of Sign Languages (IDSL) is celebrated annually across the world on 23rd September every year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The first International Day of Sign languages has been celebrated in 2018 under the theme “With Sign Language, Everyone is Included!”.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The choice of 23rd September is the same date that the WFD was established in 1951.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  International Affairs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  6. Ibrahim Mohamed Solih wins the presidential election of Maldive

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Ibrahim Mohamed Solih (Opposition leader) has won the Maldives' presidential election.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Mr. Solih has secured 58.3% of the popular vote.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Maldives is a South Asian sovereign state, located in the Indian Ocean, situated in the Arabian Sea.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The President of the Maldives is the head of state and government of the Republic of the Maldives, and the commander-in-chief of the Maldives National Defence Force.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Banking & Finance

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  7. India's growth to accelerate to 7.8% in next fiscal, says Fitch

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • According to Credit rating agency ‘Fitch’, India's economic growth will accelerate to 7.8% in the current financial year (earlier 7.4 percent).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Forecast for the next two fiscals (2019-20 and 2020-21) have been shaved by 20 basis points (100 basis points means 1%) to 7.3 percent.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • According to the Asian Development Bank (ADB), India's projected GDP growth of over 7% for the current fiscal.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Note:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fitch Ratings Inc. is one of the big three credit rating agencies (other two -Moody's and Standard & Poor's).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • It is one of the three nationally recognized statistical rating organizations (NRSRO) designated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in 1975.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fitch Ratings is dual-headquartered in New York (US) and London (UK).

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Obituaries

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  8. Renowned filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi passes away

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Renowned filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi (64-years) passed away at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • She was known for her women-oriented films like ‘Rudaali’, ‘Daman’, ‘Darmiyaan’.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lajmi was suffering from a chronic kidney disease and liver failure.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  •  Lajmi's last movie as a director was "Chingaari" in 2006, based on a novel "The Prostitute and the Postman" by Bhupen Hazarika, who was her partner.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Honours & Awards

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  9. Assamese film ‘Village Rockstars’ is India’s official entry for Oscars 2019

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • According to the Film Federation of India (FFI), Assamese film ‘Village Rockstars’ is India’s official entry for Oscars 2019 in the Best Foreign Language film category.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Village Rockstars is the story of a young girl Dhunu (10-years) who wants to be a guitarist.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Village Rockstars is only the second Assamese film to win the Swarna Kamal for Best Feature Film at the National Film Awards, after Jahnu Barua’s 1987 film Halodhia Choraye Baodhan Khai.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • For the 2018 Oscars, Rajkummar Rao and Pankaj Tripathi starrer ‘Newton’ had been pitched for the top honor.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Note:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Indian filmmaker Rima Das is the Director of the film, Village Rockstars (2017).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The 91st Academy Awards is scheduled to be held on 24th February 2019.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  10. Lucknow Metro first from India to get RoSPA award

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has become the first ever metro rail corporation from India to bag the International 'Royal Society For The Prevention Of Accidents' (RoSPA) Award at a function in Glasgow, UK.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • LMRC has been given the Silver Award for its Phase 1A (North-South Corridor) in the Project/Infrastructure category for the year 2018.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • RoSPA is a British charity organization that aims for the promotion of safety and prevention of accidents in project execution worldwide.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sports

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  11. Deepak Punia settles for silver medal at junior world wrestling championship

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • India's Deepak Punia settled for a silver after losing the 86kg freestyle final to Arif Ozen (Turkey) at the junior world wrestling championship in Slovakia.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • India ended the championship with seven medals (4- silvers and 3 bronze).

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  12. China Open: Indonesia's Sinisuka stuns Japan's Kento Momota to win Men's singles title

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Indonesia's Anthony Sinisuka Ginting beat Japan's Kento Momota to take the Men's singles China Open Badminton title in Changzhou.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Spain's Carolina Marin beat China's Chen Yufei 21-18, 21-13 to take the women's singles title.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Momota (third seed) who took the Japan Open title on home ground last week, was beaten by world number 13 Ginting 23-21, 21-19. Ginting last beat Momota at the Asian Games in Jakarta last month.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The men's doubles won by the Danish duo of Kim Astrup and Anders Skaarup Rasmussen.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • They beat Chinese duo Han Chengkai and Zhou Haodong 21-13, 17-21, 21-14.