February 2011 Current Affairs and Top Latest Major Events of India and World


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Current Affairs of 01 February 2011

  • Supreme Court warns of drastic steps to maintain rule of law.
  • Court upholds abetment to suicide charge against Kolkata Principal.
  • U.S. justifies use of ankle monitors on students.
  • 300 Indians flown home from Cairo.

Current Affairs of 02 February 2011

  • Operation theatre apparels benefit from SITRA research.
  • Unprecedented show of people power at Egypt’s Tahrir Square.
  • High-level committee calls for stricter mobile radiation norms.
  • Nirupama to raise education issues during U.S. visit.

Current Affairs of 03 February 2011

  • Demand for Joint Parliamentary Committee stays, assert Opposition parties.
  • CPI(M) demands release of loan waiver for handloom weavers.
  • Government had no option but to arrest Raja, says BJP.
  • Madurai police team wins basketball championship in Ramanathapuram.

Current Affairs of 04 February 2011

  • AK-47 seized on leads given by Maoists held in Trinamool camp.
  • IIM-A ranked 11 {+t} {+h} among global business schools.
  • Nation bogged down by inflation, corruption, says Sitaram Yechury.

Current Affairs of 05 February 2011

  • Rs. 3.5 crore for two anicuts in Pudukottai.
  • Nature Forever Society to launch Project SOS to save the sparrow.
  • Chip in with your ideas for a solution, Chidambaram tells Congress in J&K.
  • BSNL sets up separate call centre.
  • Government urged to release Rs. 4 crore pending funds.

Current Affairs of 06 February 2011

  • Chief Minister’s office behind conspiracy: Muslim League.
  • Emaar scamsters will not be spared, says D.L. Ravindra.
  • India, Pakistan to try new approach for breakthrough in Thimphu talks.
  • MLA objects to Minister Nirani convening Jana Samparka Sabha.

Current Affairs of 07 February 2011

  • Zoological Survey to study declining number of migratory birds in Kulik.
  • George Bush drops Geneva visit due to arrest threats over torture.
  • FIPB to take up 54 foreign investment proposals this week.
  • Autonomous engineering college students’ plea on grading system.

Current Affairs of 08 February 2011

  • Police arrest three private money lenders in farmer suicide case
  • Supreme Court ruling comes as reprieve for 14 languishing in jail after 2008 Jaipur serial blasts
  • Protests as taxpayer money is diverted for RSS ‘reconversion’ programme in M.P.

Current Affairs of 09 February 2011

  • Anokha 2011′ witnesses convergence of unique engineering talents.
  • Halappa Case: High Court adjourns State’s appeal against KSHRC order.
  • NAC to counter Rangarajan panel’s criticism of its recommendations.
  • Railway Board to probe supply of elevators for MRTS stations.

Current Affairs of 10 February 2011

  • Nithari killings: court refuses further time to CBI for translation work.
  • LFA leaders urge Gogoi to help expedite peace talks.
  • 100-year-old advocate is the centre of attraction.
  • U.S. immigration authorities to advise TVU students on options.
  • IAF to deploy more low-level aerial surveillance systems in South India.
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Current Affairs of 11 February 2011

  • 1-year RI for former Kerala Minister, two others in Idamalayar project case.
  • Chennai Metrowater registers Rs.99.5-crore loss in 2009-2010.
  • National symposium delves into commercial aspects of bioscience.
  • Industry, politicos now want body to tide over dyeing units crisis.
  • NABARD performance awards presented.

Current Affairs of 12 February 2011

  • Hosni mubarak steps down, leaves for sharm el- sheikh mubarak steps down, egypt rejoices.
  • China’s Communist Party sees India as part of U.S. “containment” strategy.
  • U.S. Secretary of Commerce takes lessons from Mumbai’s dabbawalas.
  • Godhra: Final hearing fixed on plea seeking cross-examination of Modi.

Current Affairs of 13 February 2011

  • Egyptian military says it is in control, begins exploring options.
  • High income, yet high hunger levels in Gujarat.
  • Sushma raises killing of fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy.
  • Project to promote tourism in 14 lighthouses across nation launched.
  • Adverse drug reactions on patients to be monitored in six medical colleges.

Current Affairs of 14 February 2011

  • Egypt’s military suspends constitution, sets six-month time frame for elections.
  • BJP charges Manmohan with conspiracy of silence, culpable inaction and gross indifference.
  • Chennai a home away from home for Malayalis: Achuthanandan.
  • Multi-zone metal detectors installed at Srirangam Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple.
  • ISKCON temple to come up at a cost of Rs. 50 crore.

Current Affairs of 15 February 2011

  • High Court upholds disqualification of 5 Karnataka MLAs.
  • Embrace ICT to take services to rural areas, NIMHANS told.
  • Portion of road overbridge near Tambaram railway station to be opened soon.
  • China doesn’t favour G4 call on UNSC reforms.

Current Affairs of 16 February 2011

  • Supreme Court confirms death sentence for ‘serial killer’ Koli.
  • Backward districts clueless on potential of MNREGA.
  • Committed to equal opportunities for minorities: Buddhadeb.
  • Health and HRD Ministries agree on medical education jurisdiction.
  • Braille all set to be introduced in West Bengal Assembly elections.

Current Affairs of 17 February 2011

  • Administrative sanction received for construction of two bridges.
  • Demand for motorcycle will come within dowry ambit: Supreme Court.
  • 14 women rescued from flesh trade, 4 arrested.
  • NAPM urges Centre to dissuade Madhya Pradesh from excavating canals in Narmada valley.

Current Affairs of 18 February 2011

  • Raja remanded in judicial custody for 14 days.
  • No tobacco in plastic pouches from March.
  • Veerashiva Reddy opposes move to field Viveka’s son-in-law.
  • High Court expresses concern over failure of SC, ST commission to hold meetings.
  • Steps taken to expedite ORR, MMTS II, Metro Rail.

Current Affairs of 19 February 2011

  • India takes on Bangladesh in World Cup opener.
  • UPSC questions poorly framed, says Indian History Congress.
  • Prime Minister refers Shunglu Committee report to CBI.
  • CBI opposes dropping of conspiracy charge against Advani, moves Supreme Court.
  • Ignoring NAC objections, Union Home Ministry goes ahead on communal violence Bill.
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Current Affairs of 20 February 2011

  • Finance Ministry may agree on 9.5% Provident Fund interest soon.
  • Gogoi urges Manmohan to set up Internet gateway in Guwahati.
  • Finance Ministry nod likely for 9.5% PF interest soon.
  • India joins hands with LDCs to seek global action programme.
  • Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, manager to be charged under Customs Act.

Current Affairs of 21 February 2011

  • Manmohan may make brief statement on Tuesday.
  • CBI gave time to Kalaignar TV to destroy evidence, says Jayalalithaa.
  • Special bench to look into conduct of auditors linked to Satyam scam.
  • Over 50,000 candidates appear for VAOs examination in Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri.

Current Affairs of 22 February 2011

  • Over 50,000 candidates appear for VAOs examination in Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri.
  • Central American team to study child labour eradication programme.
  • Australia India Institute to have its inaugural conference in Melbourne.
  • Hema Malini and Dharmendra are together worth Rs. 111 crore.

Current Affairs of 23 February 2011

  • Sitaram Jindal announces huge prize for the noble in India.
  • 500 Indians allegedly trafficked to U.S.
  • Bill to set up tribunal to hear claims against Coca-Cola plant introduced.
  • Maharashtra pins price tag on players’ security during World Cup.
  • Ryots, CPI (M) cadres protest land acquisition for industrial estate.

Current Affairs of 24 February 2011

  • Rs.2 a kg ration rice for all cardholders.
  • Jamia minority status can be challenged only in High Courts, Supreme Court.
  • India, Pakistan should reduce military expenditure: Physicians.

Current Affairs of 25 February 2011

  • Bhopal gas case: Centre’s curative plea hearing on February 28.
  • Rs. 5,400 cr. to be spent on roads during 2011-12.
  • Supreme Court asks CBI to submit report on Nandigram firing.
  • Over 38,000 farmers given power connection in less than three months.

Current Affairs of 26 February 2011

  • 56 new express trains, 9 Durontos, 3 Shatabdis and 13 passenger trains.
  • 2 AI flights, 2 Navy ships for evacuation of Indians.
  • Assistance for construction of houses disbursed to 2,000.
  • IIT-M students come up with a vehicle speed monitoring device.
  • Dayanidhi Maran to open Rs. 130 crore Textile Park.

Current Affairs of 27 February 2011

  • Chidambaram inaugurates outpatient wing of Sivaganga Medical College.
  • CBI custody for NALCO MD, wife and accomplices.
  • ICC comes up with ballot system on allocation of tickets.
  • NALCO MD, wife and two accomplices sent to CBI custody.
  • 62,443 villages out of telecom loop, says Survey.

Current Affairs of 28 February 2011

  • Varsities, colleges to be linked to create information highway.
  • Nation’s first titanium sponge plant opened at KMML Chavara complex.
  • Over 1,800 booths set up to immunise children in Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri districts.
  • Second phase of Pulse Polio immunisation campaign concludes in Salem, Namakkal districts.

February 2011 Current Affairs and Top Latest Major Events of India and World
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