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By gktoday On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

General Knowledge Today GK2018

Q.3 What was ‘Word of the Year-2017’ according to the Oxford Dictionaries? (A) Youthquake (B) Youth (C) Passion (D) dictionary Ans . A Q.4 NASA launched the ‘OSIRIS-REx’ Mission to collect More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

West Bengal won the 2017 Santosh Trophy Football

West Bengal won the 2017 Santosh Trophy of football by defeating Goa by 1-0 goals. It was 71st edition of Santosh Trophy and overall record 32nd win of West Bengal. For West Bengal lone winning goal was scored More...

By gktoday On Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Parliament passes Maternity Benefit Bill, 2016

New Delhi: Parliament has passed the Maternity Benefits (Amendment) Bill, 2016 to raise maternity leave for working women from 12 weeks to 26 weeks for two surviving children. It was passed in the Lok Sabha and More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

Welcome to the Current Affairs Section of General Knowledge Today.

Generalknowledgetoday’s Current affairs Channel- this section helps you to update the latest current affairs ,daily current events and news. This helps in your practice to prepare for IBPS Bank PO , IBPS More...

By gktoday On Sunday, August 2nd, 2015

Conakry named as the as the World Book Capital for 2017

Conakry, the capital of the Republic of Guinea, has been named as the World Book Capital for 2017 by United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture (UNESCO) in Paris. Conakry is the 17th city to More...

By gktoday On Sunday, October 19th, 2014

The National Air Quality Index

The Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) on 17 October 2014 launched the National Air Quality Index (AQI) in New Delhi. The National Air Quality Index is an initiative under Swachh More...

By gktoday On Monday, October 13th, 2014

Nalanda University re-opened after 800 years

  India took its first formal step to recapture its erstwhile glory as an international knowledge destination with the opening of the new Nalanda University (NU) on 1 September 2014, 12 km from where the ruins More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Nobel Prize in Physics 2014

2014 Nobel Prize in Physics The Nobel Prize in Physics 2014 was awarded jointly to Isamu Akasaki, Hiroshi Amano and Shuji Nakamura “for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes which has enabled More...

By gktoday On Saturday, December 21st, 2013

Nasa 2013 Year -A review ! What did NASA do in 2013?

Nasa helped  commercial companies transform access to low-Earth orbit and the International Space Station even as one of the agency’s venerable spacecraft was confirmed to have reached interstellar space, More...

By gktoday On Monday, November 25th, 2013

Current Affairs Today -Air Marshal Arup Raha.The next Chief of the Indian Air Force !

Air Marshal Arup Raha has been appointed the next Chief of the Indian Air Force. He will succeed Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, also a fighter pilot, on 31 December 2013.He was commissioned into the IAF on 14 More...