Jagran Josh Logo
  1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. Monthly Current Affairs 2017-18

Monthly Current Affairs 2017-18

Gujarat government launches Wind-Solar Hybrid Power Policy-2018

5 hrs ago
The state government of Gujarat has announced its wind-solar hybrid power policy - 2018 to promote setting up of wind as well as solar power projects at one location. The policy aims to make optimum utilisation of land and grid lines.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 21 June 2018

6 hrs ago
US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep together immigrant families, reversing his own policy amid heavy pressure from his fellow Republicans, Democrats and the international community, over the separation of undocumented parents and children.

Current Affairs in Short: 21 June 2018

6 hrs ago
US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep together immigrant families who have been detained at the border with Mexico.

Top Current Affairs Quiz: 21 June 2018

6 hrs ago
21 June 2018: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as 100th smart city, City Award and legalisation of marijuana by a G7 country among others.

2nd edition of MSME Pulse report by SIDBI-TransUnion CIBIL released

6 hrs ago
The 2nd edition of MSME Pulse report by SIDBI-TransUnion CIBIL shows that the MSME segment has left behind the short-term impact of GST and demonetisation and they were firmly back on the growth path with the segment having exposure below Rs 25 crore growing at 15 per cent.

Surat to receive ‘City Award’ under India Smart Cities Award 2018

9 hrs ago
Surat smart city has been selected for ‘City Award’ for showing great momentum in the implementation of projects under ‘India Smart Cities Award’ 2018. Overall, nine awards have been announced under the India Smart Cities Awards.

International yoga day observed globally

13 hrs ago
The 4th International yoga day was celebrated across the world on June 21, 2018. The day’s celebrations in India were led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Dehradun. Similar Yoga related events were held across the world to mark the occasion.

International Yoga Day 2018: These 7 Yoga poses will help you focus better!

14 hrs ago
On the occasion of the fourth International Yoga Day, which is being celebrated globally on 21 June 2018, we bring to you some yoga poses that will not only sharpen your mind but also increase your concentration power.

Role of Yoga in Education. What does research say?

14 hrs ago
As the world is celebrating the 3rd International Day of Yoga with much pomp and circumstance, it is becomes important to understand how yoga plays a vital role in education that holds the power to transform the world.

RBI revises housing loan limits under Priority Sector Lending

15 hrs ago
The housing loan limits were revised to bring union of the PSL guidelines for housing loans with the Affordable Housing Scheme of the Union Government and to give a stimulus to low-cost housing for the economically weaker sections and low income groups.

World’s first International Centre for Humanitarian Forensics launched in Gujarat

1 day ago
The world's first of its kind and state-of-the-art International Centre for ‘Humanitarian Forensics’ (ICHF) has been launched at the Gujarat Forensic Sciences University in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. It would not only assist in dignified and proper management of the dead bodies during disasters or emergencies but also in their identification.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 20 June 2018

1 day ago
President Ram Nath Kovind has approved the Governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) following the resignation of Mehbooba Mufti as Jammu and Kashmir's Chief Minister. The move came hours after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) pulled out of its alliance with Mehbooba Mufti’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Current Affairs in Short: 20 June 2018

1 day ago
The Reserve Bank of India has tightened norms for Liberalised Remittance Scheme (LRS) by making quoting of the Permanent Account Number or PAN mandatory even for transactions below USD 25000.

Top Current Affairs Quiz: 20 June 2018

1 day ago
20 June 2018: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as Adopt a Heritage Project, Femina Miss India World 2018 and National Health Resource Repository project among others.

4 MoUs signed under ‘Adopt a Heritage’ Scheme: Culture Ministry

1 day ago
Four Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) have been signed under ‘Adopt a Heritage’ scheme and six more are at an advanced stage. The project aims to develop basic tourism infrastructure in and around heritage monuments and any other tourist sites.

Chief Ministers Subgroup constituted to coordinate policy approaches for agriculture and MGNREGS

1 day ago
The Sub-Group will submit its report within three months from its date of constitution. The first meeting of the Sub-Group is expected to be held in July 2018, based on the convenience of the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh.

President Ram Nath Kovind approves Governor's rule in J&K after BJP-PDP split

1 day ago
The move came hours after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) pulled out of its alliance with Mehbooba Mufti’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), citing the “critical security situation” in the Valley.

Health Ministry launches National Health Resource Repository project

1 day ago
Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J P Nadda has launched the National Health Resource Repository. This resource repository shall enable advanced research towards ongoing & forthcoming healthcare challenges arising from other determinants of health such as disease and environment.

In Detail: United States withdraws from UN Human Rights Council

1 day ago
Haley attacked the council for a "disproportionate focus and unending hostility toward Israel". The Human Rights Council had passed five resolutions against Israel, more than the number passed against North Korea, Iran and Syria combined.

HRD Minister launches National Digital Library

1 day ago
HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar has launched the National Digital Library of India. The main objective of the digital library is to make quality digital educational resources available to all citizens of the country to empower, inspire and encourage learning.

Latest Videos

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • By clicking on Submit button, you agree to our terms of use
    ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

Newsletter Signup
Follow us on