Daily Current Affairs 19th February, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 19th February, 2017

DEFENCE

Indian Navy inducts first all-women global circumnavigation vessel ‘Tarini’

  • The Indian Navy’s second sailboat ‘Tarini’ was inducted into service at a ceremony in Goa.
  • The vessel is slated to be the platform for the first Indian all-women global circumnavigation by the Indian Navy to begin in August.
  • The Indian Navy is operating four sailing vessels capable of open ocean deployments – Tarangini, Sudarshini, Mhadei and Tarini, all four of which have been built in shipyards at Goa.

SPORTS

India win silver at Asian Women’s Rugby Sevens Trophy

  • The Indian Women’s team won a silver after getting defeated by South Kores, at the Asian Rugby Sevens Trophy tournament at Vientiane, Laos.

 

 

 

 

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