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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.

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2018 observed globally

Jun 26, 2018
On the occasion of the 2018 International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, President Ram Nath Kovind presented the Fourth National Awards for outstanding services in the field of Prevention of Alcoholism and Substance (Drug) Abuse to the institutions and individuals.

51 Lakh houses sanctioned in three years of its implementation under PMAY (Urban)

Jun 26, 2018
The States of Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh are among the best performing States. Such unprecedented performance is due to the innovative architecture of the scheme where flexibility has been given to the States/UTs to approve the projects.

Ministry of Women and Child Development launches report on ‘Women in Prisons’

Jun 26, 2018
The report covers a wide range of issues that women face in prisons. It not only considers the needs of pregnant women, but also those who have recently given birth, those who have miscarried, or those who have recently undergone abortion.

India, Seychelles sign 6 MoUs for cooperation in various fields

Jun 26, 2018
Seychelles President Danny Antoine Rollen Faure is on his first bilateral visit to India. The visit comes just days after Faure said that a joint project with New Delhi to develop a naval base at Assumption Island in his country would not move forward.

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.

Government proposes to set up 3000 Van Dhan Kendras involving 30,000 SHGs across the country

Jun 25, 2018
Under Van Dhan Scheme, 10 Self Help Groups of 30 Tribal gatherers each have been constituted at Bijapur, Chhattisgarh. They are then trained and provided with working capital to add value to the products, which they collect from the Jungle.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 25 June 2018

Jun 25, 2018
In a first, women across Saudi Arabia were legally allowed to drive for the first time since 1957 on June 24, 2018, thus, putting an end to the world’s last ban on female drivers which was seen as a symbol of women’s repression in the deeply conservative Muslim kingdom.

Top Current Affairs Quiz: 25 June 2018

Jun 25, 2018
25 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 the topics like 3rd annual meeting of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, Michigan Micro Mote and Suryashakti Kisan Yojana among others.

Saudi ARAMCO, ADNOC sign MoU for participating in Ratnagiri Refinery project of Maharashtra

Jun 25, 2018
Ratnagiri Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd (RRPCL) was formed as a Joint Venture Company on September 22, 2017 between IOCL, BPCL and HPCL with equity participation of 50:25:25 respectively.

India, Bangladesh Navies agree to institute Coordinated Patrol

Jun 25, 2018
Four frigates, two from the Bangladesh Navy, namely, BNS Abu Bakar and BNS Dhaleswari; and two from the Indian navy, namely, INS Satpura and INS Kadmatt, will join the CORPAT.

In a historic first, Saudi Arabia lifts ban on female drivers

Jun 25, 2018
Saudi King Salman on September 16, 2017 issued a royal decree that allows women to drive cars. The end of the ban was ordered as part of the reforms pushed by King’s young son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

Day of the Seafarer 2018 observed by IMO

Jun 25, 2018
The Day of the Seafarer (DotS) was established in a resolution adopted by the 2010 Diplomatic Conference in Manila to adopt the revised STCW Convention.

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz: 18 June to 24 June 2018

Jun 24, 2018
18 June to 24 June 2018: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise at ease. The week's updated quizzes cover the topics like World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought, US withdrawal from UNHRC and Miss India World 2018 among others.

Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 18 June to 23 June 2018

Jun 23, 2018
An Indian team of scientists led by Professor Abhijit Chakraborty of Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Ahmedabad, have discovered a sub-Saturn or super-Neptune size planet around a Sun-like star.

India, Cuba sign MoUs to enhance co-operation in field of Biotechnology, medicine & homoeopathy

Jun 23, 2018
India shares a strong, cordial and friendly relations with Cuba. Cuba and India have historic ties which date back to 1959 when famous guerrilla fighter Ernesto Guevara visited New Delhi.

PM Modi to inaugurate AIIB Annual Meeting 2018

Jun 23, 2018
The Confedartion of Indian Industry (CII) is the Professional Conference Organiser (PCO); Research and Information Systems for Developing Countries (RIS) is the knowledge partner for the third Annual Meeting of AIIB.

Maharashtra bans single-use plastic; announces stiff actions against violators

Jun 23, 2018
Devendra Fadnavis-led state government enforced the ban after issuing the 'Maharashtra Plastic and Thermocol Products (manufacture, usage, sale, transport, handling, and storage)' notification in March 2018.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 22 June 2018

Jun 22, 2018
An Indian team of scientists led by Professor Abhijit Chakraborty of Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Ahmedabad, have discovered a sub-Saturn or super-Neptune size planet around a Sun-like star. With the discovery, India has joined a handful of countries that have discovered planets around stars.

Top Current Affairs Quiz: 22 June 2018

Jun 22, 2018
22 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 ‘i-Hariyali’ application, new planet discovery and tri-service military exercise Indra-2018 among others.

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