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Current Affairs for IBPS PO and Clerk CWE Exams 2013 : Series 73

Current Affairs for IBPS PO, Clerk CWE 2013 and SSC Exams: This current affairs series is very useful for the upcoming IBPS PO and Clerk Bank Exams. Also go through Current Affairs of the Last Six Months to prepare well. You can also attempt practice sets and previous papers of IBPS Exams which will be very useful. Attempt the Current Affairs series and also go through the earlier series to complete your preparation.

Robert Mugabe: Robert Mugabe took oath to the office of Zimbabwe’s President for his seventh term. Since 1980, the independence year, Mugabe has headed Zimbabwe.
19th Delhi Book Fair: The 19th Delhi Book Fair started off on 23 August 2013 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The theme of the 19th Delhi Book Fair is Libraries and Readership.
India IIIrd largest internet user: Global digital measurement and analytics comScore stated in its report that India is the world’s third largest Internet user.
Nishi Vasudeva: Nishi Vasudeva on 22 August 2013 became the first woman to be selected as the head of Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL)
Mr. Ronjon Sodhi: He is in news as he won the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2013 recently. He is a famous shooter.
Nouri al-Maliki: Prime Minister of Iraq Nouri al-Maliki visited India recently as a part of four day state visit.
Indian Women’s Team won Gold in Archery World Cup Stage 4: India bagged a Gold medal in the Archery World Cup Stage 4 competition in Wroclaw, Poland, recently.
India’s under-23: India’s under-23 cricket team won the Asian Cricket Council Emerging Teams Cup in Singapore.
Malala Yousafzai: Malala Yousafzai won 2013 International Children’s Peace Prize.
Mahathir Award for Global Peace: The former South African President Nelson Mandela won the inaugural Mahathir Award for Global Peace.
Justice K.N Basha: Justice K.N Basha, a retired judge of the Madras High Court, took charge as the chairman of the Intellectual Property Appellate Tribunal.
29 August 2013: National Sports Day: This day is in news as National Sports Day was observed across the country on 29 August 2013 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Indian hockey legend Dhyan Chand.
National sports day celebrated every year on 29 August to bring awareness about sports in public.
GSAT-7: GSAT-7, the first Indian defence satellite was launched by the European Arianespace’s Ariane 5 Rocket from the Kourou Spaceport of French Guiana.
Decline in GDP: The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of India decelerated even more to 4.4 percent, the slowest rate of expansion since 2008 economic meltdown.
Federal Bank: Kerala based Federal Bank Limited launched the electronic version of conventional passbook, called FedBook.
Indian Badminton League 2013: Hyderabad Hotshots emerged as the winner of the Indian Badminton League 2013 (first season). Saina Nehwal declared player of the tournament.
TECHNOTEX-2014: The Union Minister of State for Textiles Panabaka Lakshmi launched the TECHNOTEX-2014: International Exhibition and Conference in Mumbai.
Asia Cup Hockey: South Korea defeated India 4-3 in the final of the Asia Cup Hockey at Ipoh, Malaysia recently to lift the Asia Cup.
Anjana Padmanabhan: Anjana Padmanabhan from Bangalore is in news as she became the first winner of the singing reality show Indian Idol Junior.
C-17 Globemaster III: Union Defence Minister AK Antony formally inducted IAF's biggest 70-tonneheavy-lift transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster III into service.
Raghuram Rajan: Raghuram Rajan is in news as he took the charge of the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. He is the 23rd Governor of RBI and has succeeded Subbarao in the office.
Teachers Day: 5 September 2013 was designated as the Teacher’s Day in India. The day is dedicated to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the second President of India.
Sushmita Banerjee: An Indian woman writer Sushmita Banerjee was killed in eastern Paktika province of Afghanistan.
Zubin Mehta: President of India Pranab Mukherjee conferred Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony, 2013 on Maestro Zubin Mehta.

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