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Free Study Material for SSC CGL 2014 & other Competitive Exams : Series 78

Free Study Material for SSC CGL 2014 , Bank Exams & other Competitive Exams: Here is another important series for upcoming SSC CGL Exam, Bank Exams and other competitive exams. Now you can also practice important objective current affairs questions which are very important for upcoming exams. Also visit current affairs for last six months for best preparation:
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Shashi Tharoor: He is in news for taking steps to advance animal protection, Sashi Tharoor, the Union Minister of India was named as the Person of the Year by PETA – India.
Associated Press Athlete of the Year: Serena Williams won the Female Athlete of the Year award and LeBron James won the Male Athlete of the Year award announced by the Associated Press.
Ashraf Jehan: Ashraf Jehan, first female judge sworn-in at Pakistan’s national sharia court which hears cases under the Islamic legislation.
Lokmanya Tilak National Award: Mammen Mathew, the Chief Editor of Malayala Manorma has been chosen for prestigious journalism Lokmanya Tilak National Award.
Corey Anderson: Corey Anderson is in news as he broke Afridi’s record of fastest century in One Day International against West Indies recently.
Latvia: Latvia became the 18th member of the euro zone. Latvia gained its independence from the Soviet Union in 1991 and joined the European Union in 2004.
PARAM Yuva-II: Super Computer PARAM Yuva-II was rated 1st in India and 44th in the world.
India-Saudi Arabia Pact: India and Saudi Arabia has signed an agreement to protect the interests and rights of Indian domestic sector workers in the Saudi Arabia.
MPs voted Thatcher as the best UK Prime Minister in survey: Iron lady Margaret Thatcher rose-up as the most successful post-war British Prime Minister in a survey, Winston Churchill was ranked fourth.
4 January: This day is absorbed as World Braille Day across the world to commemorate the birthday of Louis Braille, who is credited for inventing the language.
India signed a Credit Agreement with World Bank for RRSMP: India has signed a credit agreement of 160 million dollar with World Bank. The agreement was signed for Rajasthan Road Sector Modernisation Project.
Aditya Joshi: Aditya Joshi, a young shuttler from Madhya Pradesh became the first male junior badminton player from India to be ranked top in the world.
R. Chandrashekhar: R. Chandrashekhar is in news as he has been appointed as President of National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM).
Janet Yellen: She is in news as US Senate has confirmed the name of Janet Yellen as the first woman to lead the US Federal Reserve.
Prithvi II: Prithvi II, the Nuclear capable Surface-to-Surface missile, successfully test-fired recently.
Under-19 Asia Cup: India defeated Pakistan to win 2014 Under-19 Asia Cup in the final match played at Sharjah cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

75th Senior National Table Tennis Championship: PSPB Men and Women emerged winners in the 75th Senior National Table Tennis Championship.
Gorakhpur railway station: Platform number one of Gorakhpur railway station of Uttar Pradesh has entered into the Limca Book of Records as longest rail platform in the world.
28th Federation Cup National Basketball Championship: ONGC Men & Chhattisgarh Women won 28th Federation Cup National Basketball Championship.
75th National Table Tennis Championship: Sanil Shetty and Ankita Das won their maiden men’s and women’s singles championship.
Sheikh Hasina: Sheikh Hasina along with her Cabinet of 49 Ministers was sworn-in as the new Prime Minister of Bangladesh.
World Most Admired People: An International Poll titled the World’s most admired people:-
Microsoft founder Bill Gates was named as the most admired person on the planet. President Barack Obama has been ranked second followed by the Russian President Vladimir Putin and Pope Francis at the number third and fourth position respectively.
The batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar has been placed fifth among the list of world’s most admired peoples.
FIFA Ballon d’Or award for 2013: Cristiano Ronaldo won the FIFA Ballon d’Or award for 2013. He beat Barcelona's Messi and France winger Franck Ribery in a polling conducted by FIFA.

Anju Bobby George: Anju Bobby George was declared winner of the World Athletics Championships final held in Monte Carlo in 2005. The decision was given by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) in January 2014.


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