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Current Affairs 1 July 2020

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

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Current Affairs 1 July 2020 includes all newspapers such as The Hindu, The Economic Times, Business Standard, Times of India, PTI, Indian Express, and all Government official websites.

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1. National Doctor’s Day 2020
  • India celebrates National Doctor’s Day on July 1 every year to mark the birth and death anniversary of eminent physician, Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy.
  • The year 2020 is marked by the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s through the undaunting service of doctors and healthcare professionals,
  • That the world has been able to tackle the effects of this viral infection.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

2. Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh launches online portal for issue of NOC for power, oil, and gas exploration projects
  • Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh in the presence of Raksha Rajya Mantri Shripad Y Naik launched a web portal for issue of NOC for power projects & Research Survey Exploration Exploitation activities.
  • Portal launched in the Indian Territorial Waters & Exclusive Economic Zone.
  • Ministry of Defence accords security clearances to projects.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

3. Tushar Mehta re-named Solicitor General for three years, KK Venugopal Attorney General for a year
  • Appointments Committee has approved the re-appointment of senior advocate Tushar Mehta as Solicitor General for a period of 3 years.
  • Senior advocate K.K. Venugopal has also been reappointed to the post of Attorney General for India for a period of 1 year.
  • New Additional Solicitor Generals (ASGs) for SC for a period of 3 years are also appointed.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

4. Government bans 59 mobile apps prejudicial to sovereignty & integrity of India
  • Electronics and IT Ministry said in a release that Government has banned 59 mobile apps which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order.
  • The banned apps include TikTok, Helo and WeChat.
  • Electronics & IT Minister : Ravi Shankar Prasad.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

5. Durga Shanker Mishra launches the Beta version of PM SVANidhi Portal
  • Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary in Housing & Urban Affairs, launched the Beta version of PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi ‘PM SVANidhi’ Portal.
  • Portal provides for an integrated end to end IT interface to users for availing benefits under the scheme.
  • PM SVANidhi was launched on 1 June 2020.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

6. India & World Bank signs loan agreement for 1st TN Housing Sector Strengthening Programme
  • The Government of India, the Government of Tamil Nadu and the World Bank signed legal agreements for two projects- $200 million.
  • 1st Tamil Nadu Housing Sector Strengthening Programme and $50 million. Tamil Nadu Housing and Habitat Development Project
  • Loan Maturity 20 years including a grace period of 3.5 years.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

7. Government announces launch of seven-year floating rate savings bonds
  • Government has announced the launch of seven-year Floating Rate Savings Bonds, 2020 (Taxable) scheme commencing from 1st July.
  • Bonds will enable a person resident in India or Hindu Undivided Family to invest in a taxable bond, without any monetary ceiling.
  • The interest on the bonds is payable semi-annually.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

8. June 30- last date for payment of dues under Sabka Vishwas Scheme, 2019: CBIC
  • CBIC said that 30 June is the last date for payment of dues under Sabka Vishwas (Legacy Dispute Resolution) Scheme, 2019.
  • The main objective of the scheme is to free the large number of small taxpayers of their pending disputes with the tax administration.
  • CBIC is a part of the Department of Revenue.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

9. Mizoram celebrates 34th anniversary of Mizo peace accord on June 30
  • In Mizoram, the people are celebrating the 34th anniversary of the signing of the historic Mizo peace accord on 30 June.
  • The peace accord was signed between the Union government and the erstwhile underground Mizo National Front (MNF) on 30th June in 1986.
  • Mizoram CM and MNF President : Zoramthanga.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

10. Madhya Pradesh launches ‘Hamara Ghar-Hamara Vidyalaya’ campaign
  • In order to maintain the academic regularity of students during the Corona crisis, the State Education Center has prepared a Hamara Ghar-Hamara Vidyalaya means My Home-My school scheme.
  • With this scheme children will be taught at home in a school-like environment.
  • Madhya Pradesh CM : Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

11. India – France Foreign Secretary level consultations held through video conference
  • India – France Foreign Secretary level consultations were held through video conference.
  • Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla and Secretary General of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, Francois Delattre reviewed the cooperation.
  • France Capital : Paris.
  • Currency : Euro.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

12. Agreement for first Indo-Bhutan joint venture hydroelectric project signed
  • A concession agreement for the first Indo-Bhutan joint venture hydroelectric project was signed, paving the way for the commencement of its construction and other related works.
  • The 600 MW run-of-the-river project is located in the Kholongchhu river.
  • The project is expected to be completed in 2025.

Doctors_For_Men-732x549-thumbnail copy.jpg

1. National Doctor’s Day 2020
  • India celebrates National Doctor’s Day on July 1 every year to mark the birth and death anniversary of eminent physician, Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy.
  • The year 2020 is marked by the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s through the undaunting service of doctors and healthcare professionals,
  • That the world has been able to tackle the effects of this viral infection.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

2. Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh launches online portal for issue of NOC for power, oil, and gas exploration projects
  • Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh in the presence of Raksha Rajya Mantri Shripad Y Naik launched a web portal for issue of NOC for power projects & Research Survey Exploration Exploitation activities.
  • Portal launched in the Indian Territorial Waters & Exclusive Economic Zone.
  • Ministry of Defence accords security clearances to projects.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

3. Tushar Mehta re-named Solicitor General for three years, KK Venugopal Attorney General for a year
  • Appointments Committee has approved the re-appointment of senior advocate Tushar Mehta as Solicitor General for a period of 3 years.
  • Senior advocate K.K. Venugopal has also been reappointed to the post of Attorney General for India for a period of 1 year.
  • New Additional Solicitor Generals (ASGs) for SC for a period of 3 years are also appointed.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

4. Government bans 59 mobile apps prejudicial to sovereignty & integrity of India
  • Electronics and IT Ministry said in a release that Government has banned 59 mobile apps which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state and public order.
  • The banned apps include TikTok, Helo and WeChat.
  • Electronics & IT Minister : Ravi Shankar Prasad.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

5. Durga Shanker Mishra launches the Beta version of PM SVANidhi Portal
  • Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary in Housing & Urban Affairs, launched the Beta version of PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi ‘PM SVANidhi’ Portal.
  • Portal provides for an integrated end to end IT interface to users for availing benefits under the scheme.
  • PM SVANidhi was launched on 1 June 2020.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

6. India & World Bank signs loan agreement for 1st TN Housing Sector Strengthening Programme
  • The Government of India, the Government of Tamil Nadu and the World Bank signed legal agreements for two projects- $200 million.
  • 1st Tamil Nadu Housing Sector Strengthening Programme and $50 million. Tamil Nadu Housing and Habitat Development Project
  • Loan Maturity 20 years including a grace period of 3.5 years.

Current Affairs 1 July 2020

7. Government announces launch of seven-year floating rate savings bonds
  • Government has announced the launch of seven-year Floating Rate Savings Bonds, 2020 (Taxable) scheme commencing from 1st July.
  • Bonds will enable a person resident in India or Hindu Undivided Family to invest in a taxable bond, without any monetary ceiling.
  • The interest on the bonds is payable semi-annually.

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8. June 30- last date for payment of dues under Sabka Vishwas Scheme, 2019: CBIC
  • CBIC said that 30 June is the last date for payment of dues under Sabka Vishwas (Legacy Dispute Resolution) Scheme, 2019.
  • The main objective of the scheme is to free the large number of small taxpayers of their pending disputes with the tax administration.
  • CBIC is a part of the Department of Revenue.

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9. Mizoram celebrates 34th anniversary of Mizo peace accord on June 30
  • In Mizoram, the people are celebrating the 34th anniversary of the signing of the historic Mizo peace accord on 30 June.
  • The peace accord was signed between the Union government and the erstwhile underground Mizo National Front (MNF) on 30th June in 1986.
  • Mizoram CM and MNF President : Zoramthanga.

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10. Madhya Pradesh launches ‘Hamara Ghar-Hamara Vidyalaya’ campaign
  • In order to maintain the academic regularity of students during the Corona crisis, the State Education Center has prepared a Hamara Ghar-Hamara Vidyalaya means My Home-My school scheme.
  • With this scheme children will be taught at home in a school-like environment.
  • Madhya Pradesh CM : Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

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11. India – France Foreign Secretary level consultations held through video conference
  • India – France Foreign Secretary level consultations were held through video conference.
  • Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla and Secretary General of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, Francois Delattre reviewed the cooperation.
  • France Capital : Paris.
  • Currency : Euro.

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12.  This is the last news of Current Affairs 1 July 2020 : Agreement for first Indo-Bhutan joint venture hydroelectric project signed
  • A concession agreement for the first Indo-Bhutan joint venture hydroelectric project was signed, paving the way for the commencement of its construction and other related works.
  • The 600 MW run-of-the-river project is located in the Kholongchhu river.
  • The project is expected to be completed in 2025.

So, these are all the latest important Current Affairs 1 July 2020.

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