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Why Do You Need To Brush Yourself With Current Affairs 2019?

by Mukul Garg Advisor
It is essential to keep yourself well versed with the current affairs 2019 to enhance your general knowledge so that you could have a good grip on the things which are happening around the world. And if you are preparing for an interview or competitive exams like UPSC, SSB, etc. then it’s very crucial to have strong general knowledge.

Without knowing the current GK, you could not crack any competitive exam and could not stand in society as well. So, while preparing for an interview, there is a need to do a complete analysis of the critical events and incidents that have happened earlier. 

Moreover, keeping your current knowledge updated and brushed up is the necessity of this modern world. Following are the important current affairs of the year 2019 which could help you while preparing for any competitive exam-

4th Largest Space Power
Indian Space Research Organization, which is coined as ISRO would launch its space station that would be used to conduct microgravity experiments, by 2030. For disaster management and strategic surveillance, ISRO launched its 4th flight unit of RISA-2B. Due to the efforts of ISRO, India became the 4th most immense space power in the world, and earlier, this title is only held by countries like the USA, Russia, and China. 

India’s First engine-less Train
Train 18, which is India’s first engine-less train, is named Vande Bharat Express. It is manufactured under the Make in India scheme, so to acknowledge the achievement of India, the train has been named so by Piyush Goyal, the union minister of railways and coal. It took nearly 18 months to manufacture this fantastic train by the Integral Coach Factory. 

So, now one could enjoy world-class passenger amenities along with efficient speed. Moreover, Vande Bharat Express is India’s first semi-high speed train offering great convenience to its passengers.

Bill For The Protection Of Women’s Rights
A bill on marital rape has been proposed in the Lok Sabha, which brings the forceful act of sexual intercourse done by a man with his wife in the category of rape. 

The bill has been introduced by Congress Member of Parliament, Dr. Shashi Tharoor, for the protection of women’s sexual and reproductive rights. Under this bill, a woman holds the more decisional authority in case of the termination of the pregnancy and could do this just by request until the 12th week of the pregnancy.

World’s Second-Largest Steel Producer
India has become the second-largest steel producing country in the world after replacing Japan and is only behind China, which is the top crude steel producer in the world. There is a vast significance of achieving this big target as the steel industry contributes two percent of the national income, and now with this achievement, there would be a great hike in the national income. 

So, by reading about these current affairs 2019 questions and answers on online sites, one could keep himself updated with all the happening around the world and could easily crack any competitive exam.

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About Mukul Garg Junior   Advisor

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