Monday, 11 January 2016

Daily Current Affairs (g.k.) 2016 for Bank Exam 11 January 2016



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India Post rides e-commerce boom, reaps big rewards
  • For India Post, the boom in e-commerce deliveries is proving to be a big money spinner, especially the surging cash-on-delivery consignments of the country’s top online sellers Amazon, Snapdeal and Flipkart-Myntra.
  • The postal department’s revenues by ways of COD consignments from e-commerce majors have more than doubled in the first nine months of this fiscal at Rs 1,000 crore, up from Rs 500 crore during the whole of 2014-15, and just Rs 100 crore in 2013-14.
  • The incremental e-commerce revenue boost are at the heart of his plans to revive the fortunes of India’s postal service.
Delhi govt to consider restricting use of firecrackers at weddings
  • In November, soon after Diwali, a committee under the environment secretary had started reviewing various aspects of pollution caused by firecrackers. Officials said the committee may submit its recommendations to the government in two months.
  • The environment department was also considering bringing down the permissible decibel levels (145 decibels) of firecrackers and putting a stop to the use of certain metals such as copper, barium and strontium in their manufacture to bring down air pollution levels.
Plan to install 2,500 wi-fi hotspots by next fiscal
  • The Government is targeting to reach the 50-crore internet subscribers mark in the next 6-7 months, besides installing 2,500 wi-fi hotspots at 256 places by the next fiscal.
  • The minister was speaking at the inauguration of stock exchange BSE’s free wi—fi service to public, which has been launched in partnership with Tata Docomo.
  • The wi—fi hotspot project will provide a major fillip to the ‘Digital India’ initiative.
Telangana University opens e-resource centre for TSPSC exams
  • In a way, students of Telangana University are lucky as they have a beautiful library, which is replete with sufficient amount of material useful for competitive examinations. The library was inaugurated recently and has all kinds of English and Telugu magazines, daily newspapers and referral books.
  • Registrar of Telangana University Prof. R. Limbadri said that there was no dearth of magazines, books and resource persons at the varsity to coach for aspirants appearing for competitive examinations.
ISRO conceives two ‘space parks’
  • Two space industry enclaves or “parks” that have been conceived one for launchers at Sriharikota and a smaller one at an existing Bengaluru spacecraft campus signal increased privatisation of the nation’s space programme over the next five years.
  • First, ISRO wants to groom and engage domestic industry in the launch vehicles area from integrating sub-systems up to assembling, and even launching the PSLV.
  • Eventually the future consortium will be fully responsible for building and launching the light-lift PSLV rocket.
Snapdeal marketing head quits
  • Srinivas Murthy, Senior Vice President of Marketing, at e-commerce major Snapdeal, has put in his papers to start his own venture.
  • Murthy added that he will announce his venture in the next few months.
  • This is the second major exit at Snapdeal after its Head of Strategy Ranjan Kant quit to join online apparel retailer Jabong as its Chief Marketplace Officer.
  • The e-commerce space in the country has been witnessing significant churn at the executive level with players often bringing professionals onboard with varied experience levels.
Domestic IT spend to grow 13.5% in 2016
  • IT spending in the domestic market is expected to grow 13.5 per cent to Rs. 1.91 lakh crore this year.
  • According to research firm Core Quadrant, the domestic IT industry revenue in India is expected to grow to Rs. 1.91 lakh crore in 2016, against a spending of Rs. 1.68 lakh crore in 2015.
  • This will be driven by a broader set of digital initiatives, beyond the limited focus on mobility, cloud, and social media in 2015.
Reliance Group to invest Rs 5K crore in naval unit
  • Reliance Group has proposed to set up a naval shipbuilding facility in Rambilli, near Visakhapatnam. The group will be investing Rs 5,000 crore in phases in the proposed state-of-the-art facility.
  • Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani, who announced this during the CII Investor Partnership Summit, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh government in this regard.
Kate Winslet leads early Golden Globes winners
  • Kate Winslet led the early winners at the Golden Globes as an unapologetic Ricky Gervais kicked off the glitzy ceremony by taking shots at some of Hollywood’s biggest names.
  • Winslet was visible shocked as she won best supporting actress for her role as Joanna Hoffman in biopic “Steve Jobs,” saying she was “extremely surprised and overwhelmed.”

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