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Current Affairs One-Liner: 1st August 2019

  • The Postal Department has decided to convert the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) into a small finance bank (SFB) to enable it to offer small loans to customers.
  • Rakesh Asthana, who is presently serving as Director-General of Bureau of Civil Aviation Security has been given the additional charge of Narcotics Control Bureau for six months.
Current Affairs One-Liner: 1st August 2019
  • Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar launched a website of publication division www.publicationsdivision.nic.in to provide real time purchase facilities to book lovers, a mobile app of the division Digital DPD to keep a check on possible piracy of e-books, e-version of Rozgar Samachar and e-book Satyagraha Geeta on 31st July 2019.
  • Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today launched Atal Community Innovation Centre in New Delhi which aims to encourage the spirit of innovation at community level to serve the society.
  • Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai has been inducted as the Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation of Nepal. Nepal's current Prime Minister is KP Sharma Oli , President is Bidya Devi Bhandari and Vice President is Nanda Bahadur Pun.
  • Senior BJP leader Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri was unanimously elected as the new Speaker of the Karnataka state Assembly on 31st July 2019.
  • Jagdeep Dhankar has been sworn in as the West Bengal Governor on 30th July 2019
  • ‘Essential Vivekananda' a book written by Mukul & Anoop A J was released by RSS Sahsarkarywah Suresh Soni on 31st July 2019.
  • PRAGATI (Pro-Active Governance And Timely Implementation)
  • Indian Air Force Facilitation-cum-Publicity Pavilion
  • ISRO Technical Liaison Unit at Moscow Approved by Cabinet
  • SEBI examining Feasibility of Intangibles
  • WorldSkills International Competition 2019
Current Affairs One-Liner: 1st August 2019 Current Affairs One-Liner: 1st August 2019 Reviewed by Neha Verma on August 01, 2019 Rating: 5

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