Page-13 of Indian Administrative Service Current Affairs, GK & News

Person in News: R.P.Singh

Rajinder Pal Singh took charge as Chairman of NHAI (National Highways Authority of India) Mr. Singh is an IAS officer of 1976 batch of Andhra Pradesh Cadre (Retired)

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Person in News: ‘Alex Paul Menon’

The then District Collector of Sukma District (Chhattisgarh) who was abducted by the Moists. The 32 year old 2006-batch IAS Officer was abducted by Naxalites on April 21, 2012 from Manjipara village where he was attending a government programme. He was released by the Moists after a 13-days after reaching an agreement with the government ..

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Why Two year Extension to Subbarao?

Recently, the PMO office has announced a two-year extension for Reserve Bank of India governor D Subbarao. We note that it’s Finance Ministry, which deals with the RBI Governor appointments, but this time PMO, makes a statement and the objective of this change in the tradition was to provide comfort to the market, which is ..

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Rajasthan sets up Urbanization Commission

The state Government of Rajasthan has constituted the State Urbanization Commission for assessing status of urbanization and impact of urban development schemes and programmes. Senior IAS officer G S Sandhu is to be first Chairman of the Commission. The commission , besides reviewing ongoing programmes and schemes would also decide on priority areas for proper ..

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Quick Current Affairs National

1. India and Kazakhstan on jaunary 24, 2009 signed a major agreement for supply of Uranium.2. Afganistan Presidnet Hamid Karzai Vissited India in January 2009. Main projects being completed by India are Derlam Zarang Highway and Pul-e-khumri Kabul Transmission Line. 3. Chief Election Commissioner N. Gopalaswami has suo motu sent a recommendation to the President ..

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