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Monthly Current Affairs 2018

National Productivity Day 2017 observed in India

Feb 13, 2017
Besides, the country also observed National Productivity week from 12 February to 18 February 2017 with the theme 'From Waste to Profits-through Reduce, Recycle and Reuse'.

Hindustan Motors sells Ambassador Car brand to Peugeot

Feb 13, 2017
In this regard, Hindustan Motors signed an agreement with Peugeot SA for the sale of the Ambassador brand including the trademarks for a consideration of Rs 80 crore.

INS Sarvekshak goes green

Feb 13, 2017
Indian survey vessel INS Sarvekshak has gone green. It has installed a solar powered system, first for any warship in India.

Frank-Walter Steinmeier elected President of Germany

Feb 13, 2017
Steinmeier won an overwhelming majority in the Parliament with 931 out of the total 1260 votes going in his favour.

India successfully test-fired interceptor missile off Odisha coast

Feb 13, 2017
The mission termed as PDV mission is for engaging the targets in the exo-atmosphere and endo-atmosphere region of earth’s atmosphere.

World Radio Day observed with theme Radio is You

Feb 13, 2017
The day was observed to celebrate the significance of radio as a medium of communication and entertainment across the world.

India beat Pakistan by 9 wickets to win T20 Blind World Cup 2017

Feb 13, 2017
The emphatic victory of India in finals over Pakistan is significant as the visiting side was enjoying unbeatable record in the championship in 2017 till their defeat in finals by India.

Sand Artist Sudarsan’s new sand castle creates Guinness World Record

Feb 12, 2017
Indian artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has broken Guinness World Record with his newest artwork, a 48.8 feet high sand castle, which was created in just four days.

Paris to erect wall of bulletproof glass around Eiffel Tower

Feb 12, 2017
A 2.5-meter high bulletproof wall is going to be constructed around the Eiffel Tower, as a part of the city’s efforts to heighten security around it and renovate the site.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science observed

Feb 11, 2017
Science and gender equality are vital for the achievement of the internationally agreed development goals, including the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Mission XI Million launched to promote football among school children

Feb 11, 2017
The program will be rolled out in every state of the country, from Kashmir to Kanyakumari and from Kutch to Imphal.

Mass whale stranding on New Zealand beach

Feb 11, 2017
Around 400 pilot whales got themselves stranded on Farewell Spit on South Island, hundreds of which died overnight. Large-scale rescue operations are on to keep the remaining whales alive.

Official Mascot unveiled for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017

Feb 11, 2017
Kheleo will participate in several activities in the run-up to the first FIFA tournament to be hosted by India. The tournament will be played from 6 to 28 October 2017.

Nokia to acquire Comptel Corporation to advance its software strategy

Feb 10, 2017
Nokia and Comptel entered into a Transaction Agreement through its wholly owned subsidiary Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy.

Welspun India Ltd ties-up with Cotton Egypt Association

Feb 10, 2017
Welspun India Ltd and Cotton Egypt Association will work together to create programmes for promotion of Egyptian Cotton logo.

National Women's Parliament begins in Andhra Pradesh

Feb 10, 2017
3-day National Women’s Parliament has begun in Andhra Pradesh. The conference, the first-of-its kind aims to enable the empowerment of all women.

Aashay Verma and Priyanka Prabhakara selected for 2017 All-Star BWB Global Camp

Feb 10, 2017
Verma is a 17-year old teenager, 7-foot, 1-inch tall and plays center. Prabhakara is a 5-foot, 10-inch tall player and hails from Kerala.

National Deworming Day 2017 observed in India

Feb 10, 2017
This year, the National Deworming Day initiative was aimed at reaching approximately 34 crore children in the age group of 1-19 years.

Union Cabinet approved MoU between India and Senegal in the field of health and medicine

Feb 10, 2017
The MoU with Senegal in the field of health and medicine will help India in extending its’s soft power in the West African Region.

UP:1st phase polling to be held tomorrow

Feb 10, 2017
The first phase of the seven-phase UP assembly elections is scheduled to begin tomorrow. The voting would be spread across 15 districts of west Uttar Pradesh.

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