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Government sets up GST facilitation cell in Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion

i. The government of India has set up a GST facilitation cell in Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) to facilitate the rollout of Goods and Services Tax. The cell is headed by Economic Advisor Sudhansu Sekhar Das.ii. The cell will remain in constant touch with major industry and business associations relating to the Department. It will be the first point of contact for addressing any issue being faced by any sector related to the Department.Points to remember-
DIPP comes under the Government of India- Ministry Of Commerce & Industry.Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman is the Minister of State for Commerce and Industry (Independent Charge).The Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion was established in 1995 and has been reconstituted in the year 2000.

Synonyms Saturday: Week 1

Our First Synonym Week is going to Start from 17/06/2017. Learn out these words, we will find and post more words.

Without payment/charge (बिना किसी पैसे के) - Gratis, free, at no cost,
Ex: I have given that pen gratis to Aman.

Plutocrat (पैसे वाला आदमी) - Rich person
Ex: Not every plutocrat is bad.

Proffer (प्रस्ताव) - tender, offer
Ex: He proffers me bribe yesterday.

Hustle (ऊधम) - hurry
Ex: I only hustle for my all important works.

Overweening (अभिमानी) - arrogant
Ex: People who are overweening, does not take anyone's help.

Sundry (फुटकर) - various, retail
Ex: PayTM is rocking sundry shops now.

Epitome (प्रतीक) - essence
Ex: Mr. Shuresh is an epitome of goodness.

Soporific (निंदासा) - hypnotic
Ex: I am feeling soporific.

Edict (अध्यादेश) - decree
The government has edict Banks to provide cash to citizens after Demonetization.

Eschew (त्याग करना) - abstain
Ex: To become Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath eschew his MLC seat.

Conferred (प्रदत्त) - Offered
Ex: BJP have conferred the …

May 2017 hottest month : NASA

According to NASA, May 2017 was the second hottest month in a span of 137 years when modern record-keeping of average global temperatures had commenced.The temperature of May 2017 was 0.88 degrees Celsius warmer than the mean May temperature from 1951-1980. May 2016 is the hottest on record with 0.93 degrees Celsius warmer than the May mean temperature.

Jelena Ostapenko won French Open 2017 Women's

Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia has lifted the the 2017 French Open Women’s Singles crown. She defeated Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.This will be Ostapenko's first ever Grand Slam title. With this win, Ostapenko, 20, has become the first unseeded woman to win the French Open after Britain's Margaret Scriven's feat in 1933.

Roger won Miami open 2017

Roger Federer (Switzerland) defeated Rafael Nadal (Spain) to win Miami Open 2017 Singles title.Miami Open 2017 was held in Florida, USA. A fourth straight win over Nadal was his longest winning streak in their 13-year professional rivalry which makes Federer the oldest winner of the Miami Open.The other winners in Miami Open 2017 are as follows- 
1. Women's Singles- Johanna Konta (United Kingdom)
2. Men's Doubles- Łukasz Kubot (Poland)/ Marcelo Melo (Brazil)
3. Women's Doubles- Gabriela Dabrowski (Canada) / Xu Yifan (China)Points​ to remember:
Roger Federer wins Miami Open 2017 Singles title.
Miami Open 2017 was held in Florida, USA
Roger Federer defeated Rafael Nadal

BRICKS bank Meeting held in Delhi

BRICKS bank meeting held in India for first time. Below are points to remember for upcoming SSC LDC Examinations.New Delhi is playing host to Second Annual Meeting of the New Development Bank (NDB).
AIIB stands for Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
Arun Jaitley is Finance Minister of India.
India has sought USD 2 billion loans for various projects from the NDB.
Mr. K.V. Kamath (India) is President of NDB.
The headquarter of NDB is in Shanghai, China.