Category: Daily Current Affairs

15th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 15th August 2017 International Current Affairs The 91-year-old Queen Elizabeth II of UK is going to resign from her throne at the age of 95. Upon her abdication, the Queen’s eldest son Prince Charles will become the King. National Current Affairs Nation celebrates it’s 71st Independence Day today (15th August) with patriotic fervour. The last Viceroy of

14th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 14th August 2017 International Current Affairs Today (14th August) is the Independence Day of Pakistan. Note : Pakistan celebrates it’s Independence day a day before India because the British Viceroy Lord Mountbatten transferred power to Pakistan on August 14, 1947, so that he could be present in New Delhi the next day for

13th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 13th August 2017 International Current Affairs The 15th edition of Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) ministerial meeting was recently held in Kathmandu, Nepal. The 2-day meet was inaugurated by Prime Minister of Nepal Sher Bahadur Deuba and was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Krishna

12th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 12th August 2017 International Current Affairs Today (12th August) is International Youth Day. The first International Youth Day was observed on 12th August 2000 by United Nations. The purpose of this day is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. Theme of International Youth Day

11th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 11th August 2017 International Current Affairs Union External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj today attended the working session of the 15th BIMSTEC ministerial meeting in Kathmandu (Nepal). She is on a two-day visit to Nepal to participate in this meeting. Her visit comes just days ahead of Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba’s

10th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 10th August 2017 International Current Affairs Today (10th August) is International Biodiesel day. During the 1850s two scientists named as E. Duffy and J. Patrickhad designed the first diesel engine. After that another renowned scientist named as Rudolf Diesel built a prime model of diesel engine with a 10 feet iron cylinder and flywheel at its base. This

9th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 9th August 2017 International Current Affairs Today (9th August) is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. This day is observed every year to promote and protect the rights of the world’s indigenous population. 2017 Theme : “10th Anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples“ India ranked 43rd (last rank) in 2017 Global

8th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 8th August 2017 International Current Affairs India and Bangladesh have confirmed that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will visit Dhaka in the first half of September to attend the 4th Bangladesh-India Joint Consultative Commission (JCC) meeting. The JCC meeting would review the implementation and progress of decisions taken during Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s

7th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 7th August 2017 International Current Affairs UK-based broadcaster BBC has introduced a new font titled BBC Reith. This new in-house font is designed specifically to be read clearly on mobile devices. This change also intends to reduce the cost of paying for licenses for the fonts that are currently in use. National Current Affairs The 3rd National

6th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 6th August 2017 International Current Affairs 71st anniversary of Hiroshima atomic bombing is being observed today. More than 140,000 people were killed by the first of two uranium bombs, nicknamed Little Boy and Fat Man dropped on Japan at the end of the second world war. Note : An American B-29 bomber named Enola Gay dropped Little Boy, on Hiroshima on

5th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 5th August 2017 International Current Affairs US Defence Department has ordered an Army-wide ban on all consumer drones made by the world’s largest drone manufacturer DJI (Dà-Jiāng Innovations Science and Technology Co., Ltd), over “cyber vulnerabilities associated with its products”. The Army has also been ordered to uninstall all DJI applications and remove all batteries

4th August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 4th August 2017 International Current Affairs Qatar has approved an unprecedented law that will grant permanent residency to expats (persons who lives outside their native country) fulfilling certain conditions. Permanent residency cardholders will be treated like Qatari nationals for state-run educational and healthcare services and will be given priority, after locals, for military and

3rd August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 3rd August 2017 International Current Affairs Germany has test launched surveillance cameras with biometric face recognition capability at one of Berlin’s railway stations. The test aims to determine whether the cameras can automatically recognise faces of specific persons and single them out from a crowd. US President Donald Trump today signed an Anti-Russia sanctions bill into law

2nd August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 2nd August 2017 International Current Affairs China today formally opened its first overseas military base in Africa’s Djibouti. Important Note : Djibouti also hosts US, Japanese, and French bases. A US court has today ruled that politicians cannot block people on social media as it violates their right to freedom of speech. To connect Beijing with Zhangjiakou city, China is

1st August 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Daily Current Affairs of 1st August 2017 International Current Affairs World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), an annual celebration which is being held every year from 1 to 7 August in more than 120 countries, has started today. Being organized by WABA (World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action), WHO (World Health Organization) and UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund), WBW came up with the goal to promote exclusive