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Current Affairs for IBPS and Competitive Exams : Series 71

Exams season is on full swing with announcement of many government exams. Here is another current affairs series which will be extremely useful for upcoming competitive exams and for various IBPS exams. Also go through the Last Six Months Current Affairs for better preparation of your current affairs and general knowledge.
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Dahlan Jumaan Al-Hamad: Suresh Kalmadi is in news as he lost the Asian Athletics Association's President election to Qatar's Dahlan Jumaan Al-Hamad.
Kosovo: Kosovo is in news as it started a visa regime for citizens of 87 countries, for the first time since it declared independence from Serbia.
Vandana Gandhi: Vandana Gandhi became the first ever Indian woman to receive Dubai Government's coveted Emirates Woman Award for business excellence in June
2013.
Chris Martin: Chris Martin, the fast Bowler of New Zealand has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.
Douglas Engelbart: Douglas Engelbart, the U.S. inventor who was known as the father of the computer mouse died at age of 88.
Adli Mansour: Adli Mansour sworn in as interim president of Egypt till the next elections takes place. He succeeded Mohamed Morsi, who was removed after a military coup.
Vidya Balan: Vidya Balan is in news as she got the Best Actress award at 14th IIFA (International Indian Film Academy) awards 2013 held in Macau.

R. Chandrasekhar: Nasscom, appointed R. Chandrasekhar, the former Secretary Department of Telecommunications (DoT), as its president.
Marion Bartoli: She is in news as she won In the Women's Singles Title of Wimbledon, Marion Bartoli of France won her maiden Grand Slam title.
No Tolerance for Corruption in China: China’s former Railways Minister Liu Zhijun was given a suspended death sentence for corruption and abuse of power.
Andy Murray: Andy Murray is in news as he become the first Briton to win Wimbledon Men’s Singles Trophy in 77 years. He defeated Novak Djokovic in three sets to capture the title.
Bodhgaya: The place was in news recently as nine blasts rocked Mohabodhi Temple premises of Bodhgaya. The temple is believed to the place of enlightenment of Lord Buddha.
Women Officers in BSF: The government for the first time in Month of July 2013 has given its nod for recruitment and commissioning of women officers in BSF.
India - Iraq: India and Iraq signed an agreement to enhance cooperation on energy security. The pact was signed during the visit of Veerappa Moily to Baghdad.
India - Albania: Agreement on Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion w.r.t the Taxes on Income and on Capital signed between India and Albania.
State Bank of India (SBI) launched State Bank Xpress Money Card: State Bank of India, in month of July 2013 launched a card which will enable the holder to receive the remittance directly on the card.
Hazem El-Beblawi: Hazem El-Beblawi was appointed as the new Prime Minister of Egypt by interim President Mansour. Mohammad ElBaradei is the new Vice President.
Tagore Award 2013: Indian Parsi conductor of western classical music Zubin Mehta to be honoured with Tagore Award 2013. He is the second recipient of Tagore Award.
Maharaj Kishan Kaushik: Hockey India (HI) appointed Olympic gold medallist Maharaj Kishan Kaushik as the men's hockey team coach.
India - Tanzania: India and Tanzania signed several agreements on bilateral cooperation in sectors like health, agriculture, education, mines and minerals at Dar es Salaam.
Hemant Soren: Hemant Soren was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Jharkhand. Syed Ahmed, the Governor administered him the oath to the office.

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