February 2019 Current Affairs: In this chapter, information has been given about the latest current affairs based on India and the world in the month of February 2019 from the point of view of upcoming competitive examinations. Here you can find various fields of India and the world like: Appointments, Resignations, Sports and Sportsmen, Politics, Awards and Honors, Important Days, Deaths, Reports, Business, Planning, Politics, Education, Books and Authors, Economy, Accidents, Science, Technology You can get general knowledge about important current affairs related to geography, records, settlement, convention and entertainment etc.
|28 February 2019 | Books Current Affairs
Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the 800 kg 'Bhagavad Gita' at the ISKCON temple in Delhi. It is the biggest and holy book in the world and was prepared by ISKCON devotees
|27 February 2019 | Conference Current Affairs
The summit was organized by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare in association with Global Digital Health Partnership Shri JP Nadda in New Delhi
|26 February 2019 | Inauguration Current Affairs
Defense Minister Smt Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the 12th biennial edition of International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition at Air Force Station Yelahanka, Aero India Bengaluru.
|25 February 2019 | Scheme Current Affairs
A boat ambulance service has been launched by the Odisha government. It will be used to transport patients to hospitals in remote areas. The project cost is Rs 5.40 crore.
|24 February 2019 | Sports Current Affairs
Australia wicketkeeper Alyssa Healy created a new Guinness World Record after achieving the most catches of a cricket ball at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
|23 February 2019 | Business Current Affairs
On 21 February 2019, A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by India and Sri Lanka for setting up a business center for ACET incubators in Jaffna, Sri Lanka, in which India will provide a grant of 25 crore Sri Lankan rupees
|22 February 2019 | Business Current Affairs
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has been ranked as the global top employer by the Top Employers Institute for the fourth consecutive year. TCS is the only firm among the top 10 IT services brands to have received this certification.
|21 February 2019 | Sports Current Affairs
The 70th International Boxing Tournament organized by the European Boxing Confederation (EUBC) was held in Sofia, Bulgaria in which India finished second with 7 medals (3 Gold, 1 Silver, 3 Bronze).
|20 February 2019 | Scheme Current Affairs
The government has approved the launch of the Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthan Mahabhiyan (KUSUM) scheme. The central government will provide Rs 34,422 crore for this scheme.
|19 February 2019 | India Current Affairs
The Indian Air Force conducted the mega exercise 'Vayu Shakti' at Pokhran in Rajasthan. The Air Force displayed the fire power of indigenously developed platforms and efficacy of missiles.
|18 February 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
Pramod Chandra Modi, a 1982-batch IRS officer was appointed as the new chairman of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) which is the policy making body of the Income Tax Department.
|17 February 2019 | Inauguration Current Affairs
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh, where he inaugurated various development projects worth over Rs 20,000 crore.
|16 February 2019 | Technology Current Affairs
Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off India's first semi-high speed train, Vande Bharat Express which will run between Delhi and Varanasi Vande Bharat Express will travel from Delhi to Varanasi in 9 hours and 45 minutes with stoppage points at Kanpur and Allahabad
|15 February 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sushil Chandra has been appointed as the Election Commissioner in the Election Commission
|14 February 2019 | Conference Current Affairs
Bilateral meeting of 3rd Indo-German Environment Forum was held between India and Germany in New Delhi and Additional Secretary Environment Climate Change Anil Kumar Jain called for cooperation in the field of climate strengthening as well as environment
|13 February 2019 | Books Current Affairs
Indian politician and author, Manish Tewari launched the book “What Marx Marx Left Unsaid – Production of Skills by Means of Skills” authored by Dr. Malay Chowdhury, and Che Kabir Chowdhury at the Indian International Centre, New Delhi.
|12 February 2019 | Inauguration Current Affairs
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Agartala on the last leg of his one day tour of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura Development projects in Agartala were inaugurated by Narendra Modi.
|11 February 2019 | Obituary Current Affairs
Hindi film actor Mahesh Anand passed away at the age of 57 in Mumbai Mahesh Anand, known for negative roles in films of the 80s and 90s.
|10 February 2019 | India Current Affairs
The Election Commission of India launched the Voter Verification and Information Program for citizens to verify their details, make new registrations and make corrections. The Election Commission of India has set up helpline centers in all the districts.
|9 February 2019 | Sports Current Affairs
Youth Olympic gold medalist Jeremy Lalrinnuga won the silver medal in the men's 67kg category to bag India's second medal at the EGAT Cup International Weightlifting Championship in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
|8 February 2019 | Agreement Current Affairs
Macedonia signs NATO accord to become 30th member of NATO military alliance The historic agreement was signed between Macedonian Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.
|7 February 2019 | Technology Current Affairs
The 'Darwaza Bandh - Part 2' campaign was launched by the Swachh Bharat Mission Grameen which focuses on maintaining the open defecation free status of villages across the country.
|6 February 2019 | Economics Current Affairs
According to the Finance Ministry, India's economic growth rate is expected to pick up from 7.2 per cent in 2018-19 to 7.5 per cent in the financial year 2019-20. The Finance Ministry said that India remains the fastest growing major economy in the world.
|5 February 2019 | Entertainment Current Affairs
Kala Ghoda Festival-India's largest multi-cultural street festival, started in Mumbai to celebrate 20 years of art and culture through cinema, theatre, dance, literature and sculpture.
|4 February 2019 | World Current Affairs
To protect Iran from United States sanctions, Project Instrument in Support of Trade Exercise was initiated by the governments of the United Kingdom, France and Germany.
|3 February 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
The Narendra Modi government appointed former Madhya Pradesh DGP Rishi K Shukla as the new director of the Central Bureau of Investigation for a fixed tenure of two years.
|2 February 2019 | Sports Current Affairs
Indian skipper Mithali Raj became the first woman cricketer to play in 200 ODIs as she made her debut in the third and final ODI of the series against the New Zealand women's team.
|1 February 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
Punit Goenka, managing director and CEO of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited, has been elected as the new chairman of TV viewership measurement company BARC India.