TNPSC Group-1 Exam 2019: Daily Current Affairs One line news – 9th February, 2019 !!

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🍀 Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu launched two schemes, the Hirkani Maharashtrachi and District Business Plan Competition in Mumbai. 🍀 Union Environment Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan announced the Great Indian Bustard (GIB) as the mascot for the 13th Conference of Parties (COP) of the UN Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species (CMS) to be held in Gujarat in 2020.

🍀 The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) conducted its eighth round ofNational Deworming Day (NDD) with a objective to reduce the prevalence of Soil Transmitted Helminths (STH) or parasitic intestinal worms so that there will be no longer be public health problem.

🍀 The fifth edition of West Bengal Global Business Summit was inaugurated by state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee held in Rajarhat, kolkata.

🍀 Economic Survey Report for 2018-19 has projected the growth rate in Himachal Pradesh to be around 7.3% for the current financial year, 2018-19, while the per capita income is estimated at Rs 1,76,968. 

🍀 The Asian Development Bank raised $100 million from peso-linked bonds in the international market. It was their maiden issue of Philippine peso. 

🍀 Reserve Bank of India decided to treat deposits to over Rs.2 crore as ‘bulk’ as they doubled the limit for the same from the earlier Rs.1crore.
🍀 IAS officer (Madhya Pradesh cadre), Radheyshyam Julaniya will replace Rahul Bhatnagar as the Union Sports Secretary.

🍀 Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, GOC-in-C (General Officer Commanding), Northern Command, presented Gallantry and Distinguished Service Awards to army officers, other ranks and next of kin (for posthumous awards).

🍀 The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television has announced that it will be honouring filmmaker Deepa Mehta with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

🍀 The book “Law, Justice and Judicial Power – Justice P N Bhagwati’s Approach” written by Mool Chand Sharma was launched by the Chief Justice of India, Shri Justice Ranjan Gogoi.

🍀 Cricket Austra lia has appointed Ricky Ponting as assistant coach for Australia’s cricket team for 2019 World Cup.

🍀 India test-fired Helina, a helicopter-launched version of the Nag anti-tank guided missile,with a hit range of 7-8 km, from the Odisha Coast.