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Current Affairs in Short: 9 July 2018

Jul 9, 2018
Satyarup Siddhanta has become the second Indian mountaineer after Malli Mastan Babu to climb Mt Ojos del Salado, the highest volcano in the world. Satyarup is also set to be the first Indian to climb Mt Sidley, the highest volcano of Antarctica.

Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 2 July to 7 July 2018

Jul 7, 2018
An accountability court in Pakistan on July 6 sentenced ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison in one of the three corruption cases against him in the high-profile Panama Papers scandal.

Current Affairs in Short: 6 July 2018

Jul 6, 2018
An accountability court in Pakistan on July 6, 2018 sentenced ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison in one of the three corruption cases against him in the high-profile Panama Papers scandal.

Current Affairs in Short: 5 July 2018

Jul 5, 2018
Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has announced a Rs 34000 crore worth farm loan waiver in the maiden budget of the state’s Congress-JDS run coalition government. Unveiling the budget proposals in the state assembly, Kumaraswamy said that the loan amount has been limited to Rs 2 lakh, as it was not right to waiver higher value crop loan.

Current Affairs in Short: 4 July 2018

Jul 4, 2018
The Delhi Cabinet approved the Department of Environment's proposal for a real-time study of air pollution in the national capital. The project, to be completed within a period of 18 months from the date of award of the study, has been granted to the Department of Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering, the University of Washington in the US.

Current Affairs in Short: 3 July 2018

Jul 3, 2018
The Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences (MAIDS) under the Government of NCT of Delhi has been ranked the ‘Best Dental College in India’ for the seventh year in a row. MAIDS outshone 310 dental colleges to become No 1 in dental education in India.

Current Affairs in Short: 2 July 2018

Jul 2, 2018
The Uttar Pradesh Government launched 'Commercial Tax at your door steps' on the occasion of Goods and Services Tax (GST) Day celebration at the offices of commercial tax on July 1, 2018.

Current Affairs in Short: 29 June 2018

Jun 29, 2018
Prime Minister Modi dedicated the underground connecting tunnel between AIIMS and JNPA Trauma Centre, and Power Grid Vishram Sadan at AIIMS along with the 500 bedded New Emergency Block and 807 bedded Super Specialty Block at the Safdarjung Hospital to the nation.

Current Affairs in Short: 28 June 2018

Jun 28, 2018
Venu Rajamony, India's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), voted against the draft decision at a special conference of the Organisation at The Hague, in the Netherlands.

Current Affairs in Short: 27 June 2018

Jun 27, 2018
The US Supreme Court ruled in favour of the Trump administration's travel ban targeting people from several Muslim-majority countries.

Current Affairs in Short: 26 June 2018

Jun 26, 2018
According to recent report by the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) for the Asia-Pacific region, gender inequality in India is extremely high at the workplace in terms of legal protection and political voice.

Current Affairs in Short: 25 June 2018

Jun 25, 2018
Following the retirement of Justice J. Chelameswar, the Supreme Court on June 24, 2018 notified a new roster for the allocation of cases to judges, which will come into effect from July 2, 2018.

Current Affairs in Short: 22 June 2018

Jun 22, 2018
The ISRO has cleared for launch GSAT-11, the satellite which was recalled from Kourou in French Guinea for thorough checks, after the space agency lost with GSAT-6A after its launch in March 2018. The satellite was meant for military communication.

Current Affairs in Short: 21 June 2018

Jun 21, 2018
US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep together immigrant families who have been detained at the border with Mexico.

Current Affairs in Short: 20 June 2018

Jun 20, 2018
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.

Current Affairs in Short: 19 June 2018

Jun 19, 2018
The Canadian Parliament has passed a bill to legalise cannabis that would make Canada the first G7 country to allow free consumption of the mind-altering drug.

Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 11 June to 16 June 2018

Jun 16, 2018
Finance Minister Piyush Goyal announced setting up of a committee to give recommendations on formation of an Asset Reconstruction Company.The committee will give recommendations in two weeks for faster resolution of stressed accounts.

Current Affairs in Short: 14 June 2018

Jun 14, 2018
India and the US agreed to hold comprehensive talks to address trade and economic issues. The decision was taken during a series of meetings by the Union Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu with US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.

Current Affairs in Short: 13 June 2018

Jun 13, 2018
US government has approved a deal to sell the Indian military six AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for 930 million dollars. The agreement has been passed to the US Congress for approval and if no US lawmaker raises an objection, the contract will go ahead.

Current Affairs in Short: 12 June 2018

Jun 12, 2018
The United Kingdom has assured India of full co-operation towards bringing to book anybody whether it is Vijay Mallya or Nirav Modi who is wanted in India by Indian courts or agencies.

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