Politics Related Current Affairs: In this chapter, information has been given about the latest current affairs based on India and the world in the month from the point of view of upcoming competitive examinations.
Historical Scepter Sengol 202325 May 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
A golden scepter named Sengol will be installed at a prominent place in the new Parliament House.
22nd President of Bangladesh 202326 April 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Mohammad Shahabuddin Chappu has been appointed as the 22nd President of Bangladesh, replacing Abdul Hamid.
Highlights of the Competition (Amendment) Bill 20233 April 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman introduced the Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2023 in Parliament which seeks to enhance competition regulation in India. A total of 8 Bills (8 in Lok Sabha) were introduced during this session. 6 Bills were passed by Lok Sabha and 6 Bills were passed/returned by Rajya Sabha.
Inter-Services Organization Bill 202316 March 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Minister of State for Defense Ajay Bhatt introduced the Inter-Services Organization Bill 2023 in the Lok Sabha. The purpose of this bill is to provide disciplinary and administrative powers to the commanders serving in the three services.
List of Current Governors of Indian States12 February 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
President Draupadi Murmu on 12 February 2023 appointed 13 new governors accepting the views of Bhagat Singh Koshyari as Governor of Maharashtra and Radha Krishnan Mathur as Lieutenant Governor of Maharashtra.
Aruna Miller19 January 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Aruna Miller became the first Indian-American politician to be sworn in as the Lieutenant Governor of the state of Maryland, USA on 19 January 2023.
First woman Chief Secretary of Telangana 202312 January 2023 | Politics Current Affairs
Telangana High Court has appointed Shanti Kumari as the Chief Secretary of Internet. Shanti Kumari is an IAS officer of 1989 who became the first woman Chief Secretary of Telangana.
Gujarat Assembly Election 20228 December 2022 | Politics Current Affairs
BJP has won 158 out of 182 seats in Gujarat Assembly elections 2022, Congress's plight got only 16 and Aam Aadmi Party got 4 seats. Modi said that this is the victory of Gujarat. This is the victory of development and public trust.
Delhi MCD Election Result 20227 December 2022 | Politics Current Affairs
Delhi MCD Election Result 2022 Updates: Aam Aadmi Party won 134 seats out of 250 wards in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi elections, defeating the Bharatiya Janata Party, which has been ruling the MCD for the first time in 15 years.
|29 April 2018 | Politics Current Affairs|
Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling became the longest-serving chief minister of any state as he completed 25 uninterrupted years in office. He broke the record of former West Bengal Chief Minister Jyoti Basu, who held office for 23 years. The founding president of the ruling Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) became chief minister in December 1994.
|19 January 2017 | Politics Current Affairs|
Former Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh chief minister and a senior Congress leader, Narayan Dutt Tiwari along with his son Rohit Shekhar joined the BJP. The 91 year old leader was thrice the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh (1976-77, 1984-85, 1988-89) and once the chief minister of Uttarakhand (2002-2007).
|16 January 2017 | Politics Current Affairs|
Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu today joined Congress ahead of assembly poll in Punjab after meeting party Vice President Rahul Gandhi.
|14 January 2017 | Politics Current Affairs|
Former Union minister and four-time MP from Khurja-Noida seat, Ashok Pradhan, rejoined BJP on Friday after a three-year stint with the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradash. Three other SP functionaries from Noida also joined the BJP along with Pradhan.
|5 June 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
In a bid to empower the transgender community in Odisha, the state government has decided to implement five sub-schemes launched by the central government.The sub-schemes will be implemented by the state government through its newly-created Department of Social Security and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (SSEPD).
|29 April 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
Gujarat government announced 10 percent reservation for economically backward classes (EBCs) in general category. EBCs in the upper castes, include Patidars, with a family income cap of 6 lakh rupees a year that is 50000 rupees per month can avail the benefit.
|26 April 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
Bangladesh Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina approved a draft of the Bangladesh Supreme Court Judge (Investigation Act) 2016. It will empower the Parliament to impeach a judge in the Supreme Court, if allegation of misconduct or incapacity is proved.
|27 March 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
The Haryana cabinet approved the Jat reservation bill. This comes a day after the Akhil Bhartiya Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (ABJASS), the body that spearheaded the Jat quota stir in February
|11 March 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
The Rajya Sabha passed a landmark Real Estate Bill with a promise to secure the interests of homebuyers and developers in equal measure and remove corruption and inefficiency from the sector. This bill, passed with all the new recommendations that were cleared by the Union cabinet in December, will regulate both commercial and residential projects and set up state-level regulatory authorities to monitor real estate activity
|6 March 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
Uttar Pradesh Assembly passed the UP Revenue Code (Amendment) Bill 2016 replacing an ordinance issued by the Governor Ram Naik. The Bill allows Dalits of the state to sell their land to non-Dalits in the state without approval of the administration even if their remaining holding is less than 3.5 acres.
|19 February 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
J P Nadda, Union Health and Welfare Minister, has termed as misleading Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh’s statement regarding the stoppage of the central government's grants.
|15 February 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
The Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) has stated that the government will construct the memorial for commemorating the life and work of late President APJ Abdul Kalam at Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu.
|27 January 2016 | Politics Current Affairs|
President Pranab Mukherjee at evening approved the Union Cabinet’s recommendation for the imposition of President’s rule on Arunachal Pradesh.
|23 December 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
Rajya Sabha finally passed the Juvenile Justice Bill in the presence of Nirbhaya’s parents. The Bill will now be sent to the President of India for his approval. Once the new law is in place, those between 16 to 18 years of age can be tried as adults for heinous crimes such as rape and murder.
|5 December 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi passed the Delhi Jan Lokpal Bill, 2015. Two amendments on the concerned bill, as per the suggestion of social activist Anna Hazare, have also being passed.
|2 December 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
The AAP government has passed three bills in order to introduce reform in the education system of Delhi and regulate the private schools. The bills which have been passed are: the Delhi School (Verification of Accounts and Refund of Excess Fee Bill) 2015, The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Delhi Amendment) Bill and the Delhi School Education (Amendment) Bill 2015.
|1 December 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
Devendra Fadnavis, Maharashtra Chief Minister has launched a project to bring south Mumbai under the surveillance of over 1,300 CCTV cameras so as to prevent crimes and increase policing. The installation of these cameras was a part of the project to install 6,000 CCTV cameras in the whole city before the anniversary of the 26/11 terror attacks in 2016.
|20 November 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
Cheered by over one lakh supporters, JD-U leader Nitish Kumar, who led the Grand Alliance to victory in assembly elections, on Friday took oath as the chief minister of Bihar at the head of a 28-member ministry of his party, RJD and Congress legislators. Overseen by Governor Ram Nath Kovind, Nitish Kumar - dressed in his usual white kurta pyjama - took oath of office and secrecy in the name of God in Hindi at the sprawling Gandhi Maidan.
|4 November 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
Over 14 million electorate are eligible to vote in the second and final phase of Kerala's civic polls which is witnessing a keen contest between the UDF and the LDF. The voting will be spread across seven of the 14 districts and decide the political fate of more than 40,000 candidates vying for 12,651 seats.
|10 October 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
Union Finance Ministry said in a statement that the tax department has already collected 50.6 per cent tax of the total Budget estimate for the financial year 2015-16. In the first 6 months of the financial year (April-September 2015), the total collection of indirect tax (including service tax, custom tax, and central excise) has reached Rs. 3.24 lakh crore, which is a jump of 35.8 per cent over the indirect tax collection in the same period last year.
|6 October 2015 | Politics Current Affairs|
The RLSP differed with its ally BJP over the ban on cow slaughter in Bihar if the NDA wins the assembly polls and forms the next government. 'It is not proper to say such things without discussing with all allies,' Rashtriya Lok Samta Party state president Arun Kumar told the media.