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Banking Digest: 20 October 2017

National

  • The Kerala High Court deprecated the recent trend in the State to portray every case of inter-religious marriages as - Love Jihad
  • New Tourism policy Launched by state govt. of – Assam
  • Hike in income limit of OBCs – Punjab

Banking

  • It has announced to impose the penalty if a company violates the minimum public shareholding (MPS) norms – SEBI
  • The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a ‘prompt corrective action’ against – Oriental Bank of Commerce
  • The public sector bank has the largest number of branches in foreign countries – Bank Of Baroda

International

  • Country to approve second gene therapy for blood cancer – US
  • At house Un president will be meeting – UN Chief
  • NASA approves 2nd extension of Dawn mission at - Ceres

Sports

  • Team to score the top position in ODI Rankings, displacing India – South Africa
  • In the second Super 4 stage match of the Asia Cup hockey tournament at Dhaka, India defeated - Malaysia

Person In News

  • He is to become the youngest, new PM of New Zealand - Jacinda Ardern
  • New appointed CEO of Mobility solutions company Robosoft Tech's – Ravi Teja

General knowledge

  • New Species of Lizards Discovered- Geckos
  • First airline to introduce premium economy seats on domestic routes in India- Vistara

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