Current Affairs in English 24 February (One Liners)

One Liners related to International, National, State, Sports, Economy, Appointments, Conferences etc. Read from here, Current Affairs is such a subject that the more you read it, the more you remember, at least twice a day, remember it.

Economy

  • The world’s first blockchain chocolate bar, manufactured in Ecuador and run by UNDP, Fairchain Foundation and Alternative Finance Lab – “The Other Bar”

International

  • Forum that will present ‘US-India Tax Forum’ on 25 February 2020 – “US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF)”
  • This country has inaugurated for the first time a train service that will exclusively transport Afghan transit cargo – Pakistan
  • With the objective of creating a high-tech monitoring system for working accidents on rural roads in India, this foreign university has signed an agreement with the Government of India to work with the Ministry of Rural Development – University of Birmingham, UK
  • The country will hold a summit with leaders of Russia, France and Germany on 5 March 2020 to discuss the situation in the last rebel enclave of Idlib, Syria – Turkey
  • An international conference on “Ensemble Methods in Modeling and Data Assimilation (EMMDA)” was organized by the National Center for Medium Range Weather Forecasting (NCMRWF) in the city from 24 February – Noida, India

The national

  • Number of farmers availing Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) – more than 8 crore 46 lakhs
  • Second ‘Conference on Agri-Technology and Innovation’ was organized in this city on 22 February 2020 – Hyderabad, Telangana
  • India’s longest railway ghat bridge over the Makru river, which will be 100 meters long – Tamenglong district of Manipur

Particular person

  • Winner of ‘SERB Women’s Excellence Award 2020’ – Dr. Neeti Kumar (CSIR-CDRI, Lucknow)
  • ‘LIVA Miss Diva Universe 2020’ (in Mumbai) – Adaline Castellino

sport

  • Winner of ‘NTT ASTC Triathlon Asian Cup 2020’ played in Chennai – Ogjen Stojanovic (Male) of Serbia and Barbara Riveros of Chile (Female)

State specific

  • Himachal Pradesh has installed two waste-to-power plants in these cities – Shimla (1.75 MW), Manali (1 MW)

Knowledge science

  • This state will be the first state in the country to develop the drug from ‘cannabis’ plant, for this, an agreement was signed between CSIR-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine (IIIM) and Induscan Company (Canada) – Jammu and Kashmir

Common Sense

  • Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-Kisan) – Effective: 1 December 2018 ; Formally launched : 24 February 2019
  • Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Rurban Mission (SPMRM) is a scheme launched by the Government of India this year to provide integrated project-based infrastructure in rural areas – the year 2016 (21 February)
  • Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) – Formation: 1944 ; Headquarters: New Delhi
  • Establishment of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) – 26 January 1944
  • Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) – Established: Year 1927 ; Headquarters: New Delhi

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