Monthly Current Affairs (Beepedia) January 2023

(General Awareness Digest for Regulatory Body Exams)

RBI, Banking and Economy

  • RBI launches Utkarsh 2.0 for the period 2023-2025
  • India sells first green bonds at 5-6 basis points below sovereign yields-RBI
  • SBI, ICICI, HDFC Bank continue to be systemically important banks

SEBI and FINANCIAL AWARENESS

  • SEBI extends relaxation on dispatching hard copies of financial statements
  • IRDAI makes KYC details mandatory while purchasing insurance from Jan 1,2023
  • IRDAI to allow insurers to auto-renew FRN of cross-border reinsurers

NABARD & AGRICULTURE

  • NABARD raises around Rs 5,000 crore through three-year bonds
  • Free seeds distributed under 'Mukhyamantri Krishak Sathi Yojana' helping women farmers
  • UBI sanctions 150 agri drone loans for Garuda Kisan Drones under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund

NATIONAL

  • India's first underwater metro expected to ready by Dec 2023
  • U.S. fund to help restore Paigah Tombs in Hyderabad
  • India extended USD 40 million for bolstering sports infrastructure in Maldives

INTERNATIONAL

  • Croatia adopted euro, enters borderless Europe club
  • Sweden took over Presidency of Council of European Union for first six months of 2023
  • India announced donation of 12,500 doses of pentavalent vaccines to Cuba

STATES

  • India's Second Largest Cable Stayed Bridge Opens On Zuari River In Goa
  • Election Commission's 'Mission-929' in Tripura
  • Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw launched high-speed 5G telecom services in Odisha

REPORTS AND INDEXES

  • Nearly 17% of ECLGS loans have turned into NPAs: RBI report
  • NRIs' deposits touch $134 billion in November 2022: RBI bulletin
  • India, China likely to drive half of 2023 global growth – IMF

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

  • Gujarat got first IVF unit for animals in India
  • Silent Valley bird species went up to 175
  • White tufted royal butterfly, a rare species, found in Kerala’s Kannur

DEFENCE

  • Siachen’s Kumar Post got first woman Army officer
  • ICG ship ‘Kamla Devi’, last vessel of FPV series, commissioned
  • Inaugural Edition of Indo-Egypt Joint Training Exercise Cyclone - I Commenced in Rajasthan

EVENTS

  • CRPF celebrates ‘Jashn-e-Chillai-Kalan’ with students in Srinagar
  • Ministry of Culture and Ministry of Education organized the ‘Dhara’ on Sangeet and Natya Parampara
  • Tata Power sets up India's 1st solar plant for housing society in Mumbai

AWARDS AND REWARDS

  • Odisha Wins World Habitat Awards 2023 For Jaga Mission
  • Kerala Govt’s Year of Enterprises project got recognition for ‘best practice model’ to promote MSMEs
  • Critics Choice Awards 2023

SPORTS

  • Ronaldo signed for Al Nassr in deal worth more than €200m
  • Pranesh won Rilton Cup, becomes India’s 79th Grandmaster
  • Siraj became the top-ranked bowler in ODIs

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