July 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 July 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.
|31 July 2019 | Economics Current Affairs
The Central Bank has incurred a loss of Rs 1522 crore in the first quarter (April to June). The bank had incurred a loss of Rs 576.8 crore in the April-June quarter of the financial year 2018, during which the interest income of the central bank increased by 26 per cent to Rs 1,678 crore.
|30 July 2019 | Sports Current Affairs
The International Cricket Council (ICC) officially launched the first World Test Championship (WTC). It will begin on August 1, 2019, where Australia and England will face each other in the Ashes
|29 July 2019 | Award Current Affairs
Social entrepreneur, philanthropist and noted fashionista Priya Priyadarshini Jain was honored with the 'Indian Woman of Influence' award at the House of Lords, the Parliament of the United Kingdom, in London.
|28 July 2019 | India Current Affairs
A resolution has been passed in the West Bengal Legislative Assembly to rename India as West Bengal. The proposal to change the name of the state to 'Bangla' has been approved by the West Bengal government. This proposal has been sent to the Ministry of Home Affairs for its approval.
|27 July 2019 | Agreement Current Affairs
National Health Authority (NHA) and Healthcare Federation of India (NaHealth) signed MoU to improve the efficiency of service delivery under Ayushman Bharat Yojana, also known as Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PemJAY).
|26 July 2019 | Obituary Current Affairs
Tunisia's President Bji Caid Essebsi, the first democratically elected leader of the North African country, has died at the age of 92 after suffering from a serious health ailment.
|25 July 2019 | Technology Current Affairs
The British Council of India and Universities UK International have joined hands to launch the UKIERI Mobility Programme: Study in India.
|24 July 2019 | Special Day Current Affairs
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and all field offices celebrated 159th Income Tax Day. The ceremony was held in Delhi which was presided over by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Minister of State for Finance Anurag Singh Thakur and other senior officials of the Ministry also participated in the event.
|23 July 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) approved the appointment of Ajay Bhadoo as Joint Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind. He is a 1999 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer from Gujarat.
|22 July 2019 | Award Current Affairs
Indian sprinter Hima Das (also known as Dhing Express) clocked a season-best time (52.09 seconds) to win gold in the 400m race at Nové Mesto in the Czech Republic.
|21 July 2019 | Scheme Current Affairs
Fatah Biro, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency (IEA) praised the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) for providing free cooking gas connections to the poor. He said that this is a major achievement in improving the environment and health of women.
|20 July 2019 | Sports Current Affairs
Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju unveiled the Golden Baby Leagues Handbook 2019-20 along with AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das on the sidelines of the Intercontinental Cup in Ahmedabad. On this occasion, the name of 'AIFF Baby League' has now been changed to 'AIFF Golden Baby League'.
|19 July 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar has been inducted into the International Cricket Council's 'Hall of Fame' along with South African fast bowler Allan Donald.
|18 July 2019 | Award Current Affairs
Ministry of Tourism's campaign, 'Find the Incredible You' has won the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Award under the category 'Marketing - Primary Government Destination'.
|17 July 2019 | Summit Current Affairs
A meeting held in New Delhi decided to set up a fast-track mechanism for companies and investors from both countries to help India investors and Italy investors.
|16 July 2019 | Banking Current Affairs
Alan Turing, the crack code-breaker and visionary mathematician who laid the foundation for artificial intelligence (AI), will appear on Britain's new £50 banknote, according to the Bank of England.
|15 July 2019 | Obituary Current Affairs
American computer scientist, credited with inventing the computer password, Fernando J. Corbato has died at the age of 93 due to diabetes in Newburyport, Massachusetts.
|14 July 2019 | India Current Affairs
Meghalaya became the first state in India to ensure water conservation with its State Water Policy. The draft water policy was approved by the state cabinet in a meeting chaired by Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma.
|13 July 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
State Bank of India Managing Director Anshula Kant has been appointed as the Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of the World Bank Group. He is tasked with key management duties, including financial reporting, risk management and working closely with the CEO of the World Bank.
|12 July 2019 | Obituary Current Affairs
Bengal Railways former leg-spinner Soumendranath Kundu passed away at the age of 77 in Kolkata, West Bengal. He was awarded the Karthik Bose Lifetime Achievement Award at the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) in 2013–14.
|11 July 2019 | Scheme Current Affairs
Deposits in bank accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) have crossed Rs 1 lakh crore. According to the Finance Ministry, the total balance in over 36.06 crore Jan Dhan accounts stood at Rs 1,00,495.94 crore.
|10 July 2019 | Sports Current Affairs
India's top female sprinter Dutee Chand won the gold medal in the 100m event at the ongoing 30th Summer University Games in Naples (Italy).
|9 July 2019 | Appointment Current Affairs
Former Indian batsman Rahul Dravid has been appointed by the BCCI as the new head of cricket at the National Cricket Academy.
|8 July 2019 | Technology Current Affairs
The operation, code named 'Sudarshan', was launched by the Border Security Force (BSF) to strengthen the anti-infiltration grid along the border of Jammu and Pakistan.
|7 July 2019 | Award Current Affairs
10 year old karate girl, Arinjita Dey (Barasat, West Bengal) has won silver medal in under 12 years age group in World Youth Cup 2019 which was held in Umag, Croatia.
|6 July 2019 | Special Day Current Affairs
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas, the Indian Army has released a special Kargil Tribute Song to honor, salute and pay homage to the Kargil martyrs and war soldiers who made the sacrifice fighting for the country.
|5 July 2019 | Social Current Affairs
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has launched a 24X7 toll-free helpline, which will report directly to Chief Minister Yogi, so that people can lodge complaints against errant government officials from anywhere in the state.
|4 July 2019 | Collaboration Current Affairs
Mukesh Ambani's telecom company, Reliance Jio, is collaborating with Facebook to launch a digital literacy program in India, which is being called 'Digital Udaan' - the 'biggest digital literacy programme'.
|3 July 2019 | Award Current Affairs
Vaibhav Yadav Indian pro boxer won the World Boxing Council (WBC) Asia Silver Welterweight Championship 2019 which was held in Pattaya, Thailand.
|2 July 2019 | Obituary Current Affairs
Momir Bulatovic, who served as the President of Montenegro during the turbulent break-up process of the former Yugoslavia, passed away at the age of 62 in Racici, Montenegro.
|1 July 2019 | Award Current Affairs
Indian-American student Avi Gupta has won the prize money of $100,000 (approximately ₹70 lakh) in the 2019 edition of Teen Jeopardy – a personal quiz show in the US. In this show, Avi Gupta defeated 15 other students including three Indian-Americans.