Today in every competitive exam there is a section called General Awareness section.This section contains questions on Stock G.K (General Knowledge) and Current Affairs.Current affairs updates
till 30 July are covered.These updates are very much useful in upcoming competitive examinations
like IBPS, RRB recruitment tests,SSC (Staff Selection Commission),Insurance,Postal and other state level recruitment tests.
1.Former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam(83) passed away. Abdul Kalam is known as the father of the India's military missile program died after collapsing while delivering a lecture at
2.The government has appointed IT Secretary Ram Sewak Sharma as the new Chairman of TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India).
3.Former South African Cricketer Clive Rice(66) passed away.He had been suffering from brain tumour.
4.An eight year old boy named Zion who lost his both limbs to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive double hand transplant.The operation was done at Washington.
5.Indians Sanjiv Chaturvedi,Anshu Gupta won prestigious Ramon
Magsaysay Awards 2015.
Sanjiv Chaturvedi -Whistle blower,Indian Forest Officer (removed from post).
Anshu Gupta-Founder of NGO Goonj
6.Karnataka,Delhi,Tamilnadu are in fore front in generating awareness about Swachh Bharath Mission in Urban Areas (According to latest reports.)
7.GM (General Motors) to invest $1 Billion in the next few years in India.This initiative is to boost up the sales in fast emerging markets and to turn India into a new Global auto manufacturing and export hub.