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4 February Current Affairs 2020
World Cancer Day: 4 February
World Cancer Day is celebrated worldwide on the 4th of February every year.
The goal of the day is to raise awareness for cancer prevention, detection and treatment.
Theme: I’m here I will
The day is celebrated by the United Nations and highlights the theme that we can all fight cancer.
Shaktikant Das wins ‘Central Banker of the Year 2020’ for Asia-Pacific
Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikant Das has been named ‘Central Banker of the Year 2020’ For the Asia-Pacific region by the financial intelligence magazine The Banker.
According to Banker Magazine, Shaktikant Das has made great efforts to improve India’s banking system from NPA (non-performing asset) loans to banks fighting fraud.
Kishore Kumar honored by Waheeda Rehman MP Sarkar
Veteran actor Wahida Rahman Will be honored Madhya Pradesh Government honors national teenager Kumar.
The 2018 award will be presented by Madhya Pradesh Culture Minister Vijayalakshmi Sadho to Rehman at his Bandra residence in Mumbai.
Rehman is one of the most successful leading women in the Hindi film industry with box office hits and several awards.
LV Prabhakar is taking charge as the MD, CEO of Kanara Bank
LV Prabhakar has taken over as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Kanara Bank.
Prior to his appointment as MD and CEO of Canara Bank, he held the position of Executive Director Punjab National Bank.
The 11th DefExpo 2020 will be held in Lucknow
The 11th edition of DefExpo 2020 which will be held from 5 to 9 February in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
The theme of DefExpo 2020 is’India: Emerging Defense Manufacturing Hub ‘.
The 11th biennial edition of the Defense Expo will be held in association with the Ministry of Defense.
Fitch has forecast India’s FY21 GDP growth of 5.6 percent
Fitch predicts India’s GDP growth 5.6% For the financial year FY21
For the current financial year 2019-20 (FY 20)GDP is projected 4.6%.
This estimate is lower than the estimate made by the central government in the Economic Survey 2020 presented just one day before the central budget for 2020-21.
Amazon has set up a pick-up kiosk in Kolkata in partnership with Eastern Railway.
Amazon India Has partnered with Eastern Railway To set up a pick-up kiosk at Sealdah Railway Station, Kolkata, West Bengal.
A kiosk is a small open front hut or cubicle from which newspapers, snacks, tickets will be sold.
The agreement with Amazon India will help Indian Railways meet its freight and passenger revenue targets.
Vinod Shukla has won the first Motherland Book Award of 2020
Renowned Hindi poet-novelist and Sahitya Akademi Award winner Binod Kumar Shukla has won the inaugural Motherland Book of the Year award.
He won an award for his translated book “Like blue indigo”.
Arvind Krishna Mehrotra and Sara Rai have translated the story ‘Blue is Like Blue’ into English.
The Punjab government has banned online lottery schemes
Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has decided to ban the sale of all types of online lottery schemes in the state.
Under Section 5 of the Lottery (Control) Act 1998, this prohibition will not only prevent illegal lottery business but will also encourage the state’s tax and non-tax revenue.
The 9th edition of India-Bangladesh Joint Military Exercise SAMPRITI-IX has started in Meghalaya
The 9th edition of the Annual Joint Military Training Exercise of Indian and Bangladesh Army called ‘Sampriti-IX’ was flagged off on 3rd February, 2020 at Umroi, Meghalaya.
SAMPRITI-IX aims to provide basic counter-terrorism training for hilly and jungle locations.
Kosovo’s new Prime Minister Albin Kurti has been appointed
Albin Kurti has been named the new and 4th Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo.
He was replaced by Albin Kurti Ramush Haradinaj.
Albin who is the leader of the political party Vetevendosje (Self-Determination).
The Maldives rejoined the Commonwealth as the 54th member
The Maldives officially rejoined the Commonwealth on February 1, 2020 and became the 54th member of the Commonwealth Union.
The Maldives joined the Commonwealth in 1982 and withdrew its membership in 2016, accusing then-President Abdullah Yameen of corruption and human rights abuses in the country.