TCA Raghavan appointed as Director General of ICWA

Former careered diplomat Dr. TCA Raghavan was appointed as the Director General (DG) of Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA). He was selected by Governing Body and Governing...

Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2018

The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation launched the Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2018 (SSG 2018). This year, an independent survey agency will conduct the survey in all districts during...

Scientists perform world’s 1st 3D colour X-ray on human body

Scientists from New Zealand have performed world’s first-ever 3-D, colour X-ray on human. It has potential to improve the field of medical diagnostics. The new device is based on...

SpiNNaker: Novel computer mimics human brain networks

Scientists have developed a computer named “SpiNNaker” that mimics human brain’s neural networks, and would overcome the speed and power consumption problems of conventional supercomputers. SpiNNaker is a...

Net Neutrality approved by Telecom Commission

The Telecom Commission is the highest decision-making body in the Department of Telecommunications, approved the net neutrality rules implying internet will remain open to everybody in the country. This...

India became 69th shareholder of European development bank

India became the 69th shareholder of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), paving the way for more joint investment with Indian companies across the bank's regions of...

Andhra Pradesh tops Ease of Doing Business Rankings

For the second year in a row, Andhra Pradesh has topped the third edition of the government’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ Index 2018 with a final score of 98.42...

INS Sumitra:1st warship to enter port of Sabang in Indonesia

Indian naval ship, INS Sumitra became the first-ever warship to enter port of Sabang in Indonesia. INS Sumitra was received by traditional dancers and Indonesian traditional band. The...

Global Innovation Index (GII): India ranked 57th

In recently released Global Innovation Index (GII) 2018, India was ranked 57th among 130 countries. It was 11th edition of GII and was jointly released by Cornell University, INSEAD...

Current affairs 11th July

Dear Aspirants , In this article we are providing a summary of current affairs of the day . This will help you for preparation of general awareness sections of...