Choose Your Language

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

DAILY FREE CURRENT AFFAIRS 17 FEBRUARY 2015

DAILY FREE CURRENT AFFAIRS 17-FEBRUARY 2015
Shared By: WWW.DailyGk.IN  
NATIONAL
1.      INDIA SRILANKA SIGNS CIVIL NUCLEAR AGREEMENTS.
Ø  This Agreement was signed during Sri Lankan president MaithripalaSirisenavisit to India.
Ø  The event is popular as Modi-Sirisena Summit.
Ø  India Sri Lanka also signed 3 more pacts, including cooperation in agriculture and Sri Lankan participation in the Nalanda University project..
Ø  Both countries also agreed to revitalize India – Sri Lanka Maldives maritime security cooperation.
EXPECTED QUESTIONS FROM THIS CURRENT AFFAIR NEWS:-
Q.1  Recently India signed civil nuclear agreement with which country ?
A.    Sri Lanka
B.     China
C.     Pakistan
D.    Japan
INTERNATIONAL
2.      CHINA LAUNCHED ITS SILK ROUTE INFRASTRUCTURE FUND
Ø  40 Billion Silk route infrastructure fund will be managed by 3 of China’s major financial institutions.
Ø  The fund is a part of China’s national strategy to revive the land-based and maritime Silk Road.
Ø  India said that it will selectively back the initiative.
Ø  The Silk Road projects involves a maze of roads and ports connecting Asia, Europe and Africa.
EXPECTED QUESTION:-
Q.1 China has recently launched _________ Billion Silk Road infrastructure fund?
A. 30 Billion
B. 50 Billion
C. 40 Billion
D. 60 Billion
SPORTS
3.      YUVRAJ SINGH BECOMES COSTLIEST PLAYER IN IPL AUCTION
Ø  Yuvraj Singh bid for Rs 16 crore to Delhi Daredevils in IPL auction.
Ø  Full form of IPL (Indian Premier League)
EXPECTED QUESTION:-
Q.3 Who became the costliest player in IPL 2015 auction?
A.      Angelo Mathew
B.      Kumar Sangakkara
C.      ViratKohli
D.     Yuvraj Singh
ECONOMY
4.      INFLATION AT 5 YEAR LOW.
Ø  Inflation for the month of January slips to 5 years low of -0.39%.
Ø  Food inflation for the same month scaled to 6 months high of 8%.
Ø  FICCI president JyotsnaSuri is now expecting a rate cut from RBI.
Ø  Inflation in India is measured on Wholesale Price Index (WPI)


Share this

0 Comment to "DAILY FREE CURRENT AFFAIRS 17 FEBRUARY 2015"

Post a Comment

Popular Posts