31.05.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

INTERNATIONAL ·        World No Tobacco Day is celebrated on 31 May   Every year, on 31 May, World Health Organization and partners mark World No Tobacco Day (WNTD).   The theme of World No Tobacco Day 2018 is “Tobacco and heart disease.” Read More …

22.05.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

INTERNATIONAL   India sixth wealthiest country with total wealth of $8,230 billion   India is the sixth wealthiest country in the world with a total wealth of $8,230 billion, while the U.S. is the richest nation globally, says a report. Read More …

04.05.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

  INTERNATIONAL   ·        Wimbledon Champions’ Prize Money Hiked By 50,000   According to the Wimbledon officials, the 2018 men’s and women’s singles champions will receive £2.25 million,an increase of £50,000 on last year. Lower-ranked players at Wimbledon will enjoy a Read More …

02.05.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA 10 election districts have more women voters than men   As many as 10 election districts out of the 35 in the State have more women voters than men. In all, the State has nearly 5.07 crore voters — Read More …

01.05.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA Photo voter slips to be sent to voters’ residences   The State Election Commission will be dispatching photo voter slips to voter’s residences a week prior to the poll day on May 12.   The slips will be delivered Read More …

19.04.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA Facebook to fact-check posts in poll-bound Karnataka   With Karnataka heading for the polls in May, Facebook has announced a third-party fact checking programme in the State to fight spread of fake news on its platform.   The social media giant Read More …

24.03.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA I-T net collection in Karnataka, Goa to cross Rs 1 lakh crore this year   The net collection of income tax (I-T) from Karnataka and Goa region will cross Rs 1 lakh crore for the first time.   As on date, the department Read More …

20.03.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA Bengaluru lab steps up production of vaccines for monkey fever   With Kyasanur Forest Disease, widely known as monkey fever, spreading in Goa and Kerala, Bengaluru-based Institute of Animal Health and Veterinary Biologicals (IAHVB) — the only lab in the Read More …

15.03.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA CM to inaugurate mega water project in Gadag   The ambitious drinking water supplyproject worth ₹1,049 crore aimed at covering 343 villages in Gadag district has been completed and Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will inaugurate it on March 22.   under Read More …

09.03.18 Karnataka (KPSC) Current Affairs

KARNATAKA Karnataka flag will be used at official events, says CM Siddaramaiah   A day after clearing the proposal to give Karnataka an independent flag, chief minister Siddaramaiah  said it’s different from the Kannada flag. “The state flag will be used during official events hosted Read More …