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Download Free Study Material for SSC CGL 2014 : Series 79

Download Free Study Material for SSC CGL 2014: Here is another important series for upcoming SSC CGL Exam 2014.  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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Pakistan only Polio - endemic Country: WHO report said that Pakistan is the only polio-endemic country in the world and it reported most cases of crippling disease in 2013 and 2012.
Indian economy to grow by just over 6% in 2014-15: World Bank in its Global Economic Prospects Report forecasted that economy of India will grow by just 6 percent in 2014-15.
Fast Patrol Vessel Abhinav: Indian Coast Guard Ship Abhinav was commissioned in Kochi by the Director General of Coast Guard Vice Admiral Anurag G Thapiyal.
Jamila Bayaz: Jamila Bayaz is in news as she has been appointed as the police chief of District One of Kabul province in Afghanistan.
RBI issued 5 rupees and 10 rupees coins bearing Goddess Vaishno Devi: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued new 5 rupees and 10 rupees coins bearing images of Goddess Vaishno Devi.
RBI Step: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) included Hong Kong and Macau in the sensitive list of countries along with Pakistan and China. This means that establishments from Hong Kong and Macau will require prior approval of RBI for setting up business or related activities in India.
Hery Rajaonarimampianina: Hery Rajaonarimampianina declared as the new President of Madagascar following the result of elections conducted with an aim to restore democracy.
Lewis Clarke: Lewis Clarke, 16 years old became the youngest person to trek to the South Pole recently. Clarke spent 48 days at temperature of -40 Celsius and winds of up to 193 km/h.
Hero Hockey World League: Netherlands won the Hero Hockey World League Final by defeating New Zealand 7-2 at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi.
Abhishikta S Shetty: Abhishikta S Shetty of Karnataka is in news as she won the 11th Edition of the Miss South India 2014 pageant at the Le Meridien in Coimbatore.
India successfully test-fired nuclear-capable surface-to-surface Agni-IV missile: India has recently test-fired nuclear-capable surface-to-surface Agni-IV missile with a range of 4000 kilometer from Wheeler Island of Odisha.
India-born Prof A J Paulraj won 2014 Marconi Prize: Prof A J Paulraj has been awarded with prestigious 2014 Marconi Society Prize for developing the theory and application of MIMO antennas.
DSC prize 2014: Cyrus Mistry won the DSC prize 2014 for South Asian literature for his book "Chronicles of a Corpse Bearer".
Rakesh Khurana: Professor Rakesh Khurana is in news as he has been appointed as the Dean of Harvard College. He will assume the charge of the dean from 1 July 2014.
Currency notes issued before 2005 to be withdrawn: In a recent decision the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to withdraw all currency notes issued prior to 2005 from circulation.
Richard Quest: UNWTO awarded CNN’s Richard Quest the 2013 UNWTO Award for Lifetime Achievement.
UNWTO Ulysses Prize: Dr. Tej Vir Singh from Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh won the 2013 UNWTO Ulysses Prize.
35th Football Federation Cup: Churchill Brothers beat Sporting Club de Goa to lift the 35th Football Federation Cup.
59th Idea Filmfare Awards: Here is a list of important winners.

+ At the 59th Idea Filmfare Awards, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag grabbed seven awards.
+ The award for the Best Actor was given to Farhaan Akhtar for his performance in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.
+ Deepika Padukone was adjudged as the Best Actress for Ramleela.
+ Bhaag Milkha Bhaag was awarded with the Best Film award.
+ The lifetime achievement award was given away to Tanuja. 
+ Award for Best Music: Jeet Ganguly, Mithoon and Ankit Tiwari (Aashiqui 2)
+ Award for Best Lyrics: Prasoon Joshi for Zinda (Bhaag Milkha Bhaag)
+ Award for Best Playback Singer Male: Arijit Singh (Tum hi ho, Aashiqui)
+ Award for Best Playback Singer Female: Monali Thakur (Sawaar loon, Lootera)
+ The RD Burman Award: Sidharth Mahadevan

Australian Open 2014 Results: Stanislas Wawrinka won the Australian Open men’s singles title by defeating Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 in Melbourne.
Syed Modi International India Grand Prix title 2014: Saina Nehwal won the Syed Modi International India Grand Prix title 2014 recently.
The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) 2014: The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) 2014 was released recently. As per the Index, India was ranked 155 out of 178 countries.
Recent RBI Steps: RBI raised the Repo rate under LAF by 25 basis points from 7.75% to 8% and kept the CRR of scheduled banks unchanged at 4% of NDTL.
India Post to install 3000 ATM & 1.35 lakh micro-ATM by September 2015: India Post announced to install as many as 3000 Automated Teller Machine (ATM) and 1.35 lakh micro-ATMs by September 2015.
56th Annual Grammy Awards: Important winners:
+ Album of the year: Random Access Memories by Daft Punk
+ Record of the year: Get Lucky by Daft Punk , Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers
+ Song of the year: Royals by Lorde

Anand Kumar: Anand Kumar, founder of Super30 classes was conferred with 2014 Ramanujan Mathematics Award at the Eighth National Mathematics Convention in Rajkot


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