07th February 2018 Current Affairs – GK Today
1.President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the 88th Mahamastakabhisheka of Lord Gomateshwar in Hassan district, Karnataka.
2.Google and NCERT signed a pact to integrate a course on ‘Digital Citizenship and Safety’ in information and communication technology curriculum.
3.RBI 6th bi-monthly monetary policy
Repo Rate: 6.00%
Reverse Repo Rate: 5.75%
Bank Rate: 6.25%
Marginal Standing Facility (MSF): 6.25%
Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR): 4.00%
Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR): 19.50%
4.The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced setting up ombudsman for addressing customer grievances in the non-banking finance companies
5.Kathakali maestro Madavoor Vasudevan Nair has passed away.
6.Jhulan Goswami created another record on Wednesday as the lanky seamer became the first cricketer to claim 200 ODI wickets in the history of women’s cricket.
7.Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu today laid the foundation stone of a Rhodendron Park in Tawang district.
8.The Fifth South Asia Region Public Procurement Conference was held in New Delhi.
9.Maharashtra has become the first state in the country to adopt a comprehensive fintech policy that aims to foster an environment for fintech startups.
10.Dubai airport was the world’s busiest for international passengers in 2017.
11.India successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable ‘Prithvi-II’ missile as part of a user trial by the Army from a test range in Odisha.