October 2 Week Current Affairs 2019
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State Bank of India (SBI) has launched Debit Card EMI facility.
International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to be held in Goa from November 20-28.
October is observed as the Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Indian Army conducted Veer Kutumb Rally in J&K.
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Health launched a health awareness “eDantSeva”.
Antonio Costa elected as the Prime Minister of Portugal.
A Short film titled “Spirit of Kerala” has won the People’s Choice Award.
Reliance Mutual Fund has been renamed as “Nippon India Mutual Fund”.
India ranks 68th on WEF’s Global Competitiveness Index.
World Post Day observed every year on 9 October.
Simone Biles won 15th World Gymnastics Championship title in Stuttgart, Germany.
China Open 2019(Badminton):
Men’s Singles: Dominic Thiem (Austria)
Women’s Singles: Naomi Osaka (Japan)
India offers USD 236 million additional credit to Mongolia for building oil refinery.
Government set up a high-level inter-ministerial committee chaired by Ajay Bhushan Pandey to check money laundering activities.
Mithali Raj became the first woman cricketer to complete 20 years in ODI.
India International Cooperative Trade Fair to be held in New Delhi.
Indian Army’s 1st mountain combat exercise ‘Him Vijay’ 2019 has started in Arunachal Pradesh.
Anumula Gitesh Sarma has been appointed as next High Commissioner of India to Australia.
Saturn has overtaken Jupiter as the planet with the most moons, according to US researchers.
Fintech start-up Shubh Loans gets NBFC licence from RBI.
BSE joins hands with FICCI to enhance MSME and start-ups.
UNICEF launched the Cryptocurrency Fund.
13th Conference of the Central Council of Health and Family Welfare was held in New Delhi.
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) has partnered with the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) to support start up’s in the state.
Jasprit Bumrah has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Cultsport Sportwear.
The government planning to create a 1400km-long and 5km wide green belt from Gujarat to the Delhi-Haryana border.
Government launched the Gagan Enabled Mariner’s Instrument for Navigation and Information (GEMINI) device for fishermen.
National Postal Day is celebrated on 10 October.
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has rejected the merger proposal of Indiabulls Housing Finance and Lakshmi Vilas Bank.
Russian astronaut Nick Hague honoured with “Order of Courage”.
World Mental Health Day observed on 10th October.
A book titled Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice’ is authored by Michelle Obama.
India ranked at 82nd position in Henley Passport Index Ranking 2019.
Javelin thrower Annu Rani won a gold medal at the 59th National Open Athletics Championships.
Moody’s lowers the India’s GDP growth forecast to 5.8% for 2019-20.
Oracle opened its first India data centre in Mumbai.
India will extend over $60 million line of credit to Comoros for Energy and Maritime Defence Cooperation.
Ashleigh Barty has been honoured with Australia’s highest sport honour “The Don Award”.
Dharma Guardian the joint military exercise between India and Japan will take place in Mizoram.
Typhoon Hagibis hits Tokyo, Japan.
Mary Kom won the bronze medal in the World Women’s Boxing Championships held in Ulan-Ude, Russia.
Credit Saison India has received licence from RBI to set up a non-banking financial company (NBFC).
Bill Gates new book “How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need” will be released on June 2020.
GOI signed a loan agreement with ADB worth $190 million for improving road connectivity in Rajasthan.
10th edition of India and the US military exercise Vajra Prahar 2019 held in Seattle, US.
Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen won the Dutch Open men’s singles title 2019.
World Youth Chess Championship 2019 was held in Mumbai.
India extends Line of Credit worth USD 30 million to Sierra Leone for irrigation development projects.