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#1. Hardeep Puri launched the Indian Urban Observatory and Video wall at New Delhi

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

Priest of State (I/C) for Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep S Puri, initiated the best in class India Urban Observatory and Video Wall at New Delhi.

The India Urban Observatory will connect to the wellsprings of information from urban communities, both from continuous and recorded sources.

It will help in getting forward-thinking data on an important arrangement of pointers over different spaces, for example, transport, wellbeing, condition, water, money, etc, which will additionally help with growing prescribed procedures, future systems and approach mediations as and when required

#2. Mohammad Shtayyeh Selected as the Prime Minister of Palestine by its President Mahmoud Abbas

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

Leader of Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas delegated Mohammad Shtayyeh as the Palestinian Prime Minister.

He succeeds Rami al-Hamdallah who left this post a month and a half prior.

He is 61 years of age and is an individual from the focal council of the president’s Fatah party.

#3. Pinaka guided rocket system successfully test fired

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

Safeguard Research and Development association, DRDO effectively test discharged the PINAKA guided WEAPON rocket framework from Pokhran extend in Rajasthan.

This indigenously created Guided PINAKA by DRDO will fundamentally help the ability of the big guns to make exactness hits.

Pinaka is a numerous rocket launcher created in India for the Indian Army.

Pinaka saw administration amid the Kargil War, where it was fruitful in killing foe positions on the peaks.

#4. Keralas Marayur jaggery finally gets Geographical Indication tag

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

The Marayoor Jaggery, the customary and handcrafted item from Idukki region of Kerala, got the (GI) Geographical Indication tag from the Central Government.

In Marayur and Kanthallur grama panchayats of Kerlala, jaggery is created without including any synthetic substances.

The unmistakable highlights of the Marayur Jaggery are high sweetness with less saltiness, high substance of iron and less sodium.

About Geographical Indication (GI):

A Geographical Indication (GI) tag is a name or sign utilized on items which compares to a particular land area or cause. It very well may be a town, a locale, or a nation.

It assumes an imperative job to build the domain of the market.

#5. India stands worlds 2nd largest arms importer says SIPRI

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

As per the most recent report distributed by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), India was the world’s second biggest merchant of significant arms in 2014– 18 and represented 9.5% of the worldwide aggregate. Saudi Arabia which holds the long-held tag as biggest shipper represented 12% of the all out imports amid the period.

Russia represented 58% of Indian arms imports in 2014– 18, contrasted and 76% in 2009-13th Israel,the U.S., and France all expanded their arms fares to India in 2014-18.

The Russian offer in Indian imports is probably going to strongly go up for the following five-year time frame as India marked a few arrangements including S-400 air barrier frameworks, four stealth frigates, AK-203 strike rifles, a second atomic assault submarine on the rent, and arrangements for Kamov-226T utility helicopters, Mi-17 helicopters, and short-extend air guard frameworks.

#6. ArcelorMittal receives NCLT nod for taking over Essar Steel at Rs 42,000 Crore

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

A goals plan of Rs. 42,000 crores put together by ArcelorMittal for the obtaining of Essar Steel Ltd. was endorsed by the Ahmedabad seat of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT).

The endorsement has been conceded 583 days after the start of bankruptcy procedures, against the required timeframe of 270 days.

#7. Marshall Islands digital currency SOV to be released in 2019

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

The Marshall Islands is intending to discharge an advanced money called “SOV” this year in 2019.

Neema, an Israel-based organization, is banding together with the Marshall Islands government to build up the advanced money.

About Marshall Islands

♦ Capital – Majuro

♦ Currency – US Dollar

♦ President – Hilda Heine

#8. Korea Exim Bank to give Rs 4,100 crore loan for Vizag Metro

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

Korea Exim Bank has approached to expand a Rs 4,100 crore credit for Visakhapatnam Metro Rail venture.

The three-hall Vizag Metro would be worked over a stretch of 42.55 km at an expense of Rs 8,300 crore.

About Korea Eximbank:

♦ Also called Export– Import Bank of Korea

♦ It is the official fare credit office of South Korea

♦ Founded: 1976

♦ Headquarters: Seoul, South Korea

#9. Centre launched Pulse Polio Programme 2019 to eradicate  Polio

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

The legislature has propelled the Pulse Polio Program 2019. Under the program, polio drops would be directed to youngsters under five years old. In excess of 17 crore offspring of under five years the nation over will be controlled polio drops.

The beat polio program plans to shield kids from the polio malady by directing two across the country mass polio immunization battles and a few sub-national crusades every year.

India was pronounced sans polio nation in the year 2014. India’s last revealed instances of wild polio were in West Bengal and Gujarat on 13 January 2011.


♦ Polio otherwise called poliomyelitis is an exceptionally infectious viral illness brought about by Poliovirus

♦ It assaults the sensory system

♦ Children more youthful than 5 years of age are bound to get the infection than some other gathering

♦ Poliovirus spreads by sustenance or water containing human excrement and less ordinarily from contaminated saliva2

#10. Venkaiah Naidu conferred Honorary Doctorate from the University of Peace

Current Affairs 2019
Current Affairs 2019

VP Venkaiah Naidu was presented Honorary Doctorate from the UN built up the University of Peace. He is the main Indian to get a privileged doctorate from the University of Peace. The college has expressed that the level of “Specialist Honoris Causa” (Doctor of Philosophy) was given on the Indian Vice President perceiving his commitment to the Rule of Law, vote based system and reasonable improvement in India.

The University of Peace was built up as per the Resolution 35/55 gone by the United Nations General Assembly in 1980. The fundamental grounds of the University of Peace is situated in Costa Rica. It intends to be a ground breaking, transformational and helpful instructive organization committed to the objectives of value educating, research, and administration for serving humankind in building a quiet world.

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