Weekly Current Affairs: September 1st Week 2019

Weekly Current Affairs: sep 1 to 7

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September Weekly Current Affairs: 1st week

Here, Next Current Affairs providing the September 1st weekly current affairs 2019 events and news updates of National and International events.

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  • India ranks 9th on Happiness Index: Global Happiness Survey conducted by market research firm Ipsos.
  • India will overtake China as the largest importer of cooking coal by 2025.
  • MeitY has signed a statement of intent with google to roll out build for digital India Programme.
    • Ministry Of electronics and Information technology: Ravi Shankar Prasad
    • Constituency: Patna Sahib, Bihar
                   THEME: Complementary Feeding
  • Indonesia’s President announced to move the capital from Jakarta to East Kalimantan.
           Indonesia President: Joko Widodo

                              Currency: Rupiah

  • 5 new governor’s appointments: 
                          Rajasthan: Kalraj Mishra

Tamil Nadu: Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan

Maharashtra: Bhagat Singh Koshyari

Kerala: Arif Mohammed Khan

Himachal Pradesh: Bandaru Dattatrey

  • Manoj Mukund Naravane took charge as Vice Chief of Army Staff
  • Vivek Kumar Johri took charge as the Director General (DG) of BSF.
  • Yashaswini Singh Deswal won gold in the women’s 10meter Air Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup at Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.
  • Charles Leclerc won the Belgian Grand Prix.
    • He drives Ferrari
    • Country: Monaco 
  • Russia will train 3 Indian astronauts for India’s ambitious manned mission to space, Gaganyaan (December 2021).
  • 36th National games will be held in Goa in 2020
  • Vice President inaugurated the India’s longest electrified rail tunnel in Andhra Pradesh.
  • Prime MinisterNarendra Modi inaugurated the Garvi Gujarat Bhavan in New Delhi.
    • Governor of Gujarat: Acharya Devrat
    • Governor of Delhi: Anil Baijal
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been honoured with the prestigious Global Goalkeeper Award.
  • IAF inducts 8 Apache AH-64E attack helicopters from USA.
  • WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asiaheld inNew Delhi.
  • India’s Lost Frontier the Story of the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan written by Raghvendra Singh.
  • ICICI bank has become the first bank in India to deploy Robotic Arms for counting currency at its chests.
    • ICICI MD & CEO: Sandeep Bakhshi
    • Tagline: Hum Hai Na, Khayal Apka
  • GOI has approved a capital infusion of Rs 9300 crore in IDBI.
    • IDBI MD & CEO: Rakesh Sharma
  • Iran unveiled an indigenously developed jet-propelled drone called ‘KIAN’.
  • Indian Women cricketer Mithali Raj retires from T20 Internationals.
  • A new book titled ‘First They Erased Our Name: A Rohingya Speaks’ written by Spohie Ansal.
  • A harvesting festival Nuakhai was celebrated in Odisha.
  • Odisha government implements ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ Programme.
  • World Coconut Day observed september 2nd.
  • The Indian Army start selection process of the first batch of 100 women soldiers.
  • 5th Eastern Economic Forum held in Vladivostoc, Russia.
  • Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has partnered with State Bank of India for direct benefit transfer facility to all the insured beneficiaries of ESIC.
  • The Government of India has announced a contribution of 22 million USD to the Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria (GFTAM).
  • Chief Election commissioner Sunil Arora assumed chairmanship of the Association of World Election Bodies (AWEB).
  • Zimbabwe captain Hamilton Masakadza has announced to retire from International Cricket.
  • World travel and tourism competitiveness index 2019.
    • India was ranked at 34th position
    • Spain at 1st position
  • Standard charted bank launched new credit card “Digi Smart”.
  • Shri Vaishno Devi Shrine in Jammu and Kashmir has been awarded as Best Swachh Iconic place.
  • Vienna topped the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Index 2019.
  • WHO South-East Asia Region resolution to eliminate measles & rubella by 2023.
  • Microsoft India has partnered with CBSE to build AI learning for schools.
  • Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary won the gold medal in mixed 10m air pistol at the ISSF World Cup.
  • Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe passes away.
  • CRISIL revises India’s GDP growth to 6.3% for FY 2020.
  • India will have 40 new Vande Bharata Express trains by 2022.
  • PNB approved its merger with OBC and United Bank of India.
  • French footballer Eric Cantona conferred with UEFA President Award 2019.
  • Muhammad Yunus from Bangladesh was conferred with  the ‘Lamp of Peace of Saint Francis’ award by the Vatican.
  • Wipro has bagged a strategic contract valued at $300 million from the ICICI Bank to provide digital technology services.

The above we provide the Important Weekly Current Affairs of September first week


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