Daily Current Affairs 17th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 17th August, 2017 INTERNATIONAL Cabinet approves MoU between India and Sweden on IPRs The Union Cabinet has given its approval to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Sweden on cooperation in the field of Intellectual Property Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 16th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 16th August, 2017 INTERNATIONAL U.K. to seek ‘temporary customs union’ As UK leaves the EU and therefore the customs union, it has sought a new customs arrangement that facilitates the freest and most frictionless trade possible in goods Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 15th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 15th August, 2017 NATIONAL Nation celebrates its 71st Independence Day on 15th August 2017 The nation celebrates its 71st Independence Day today (15th August 2017) and the main function was held at the Red Fort of the national Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 14th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 14th August, 2017 INTERNATIONAL UN Declares Somalia Free of Polio The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared Somalia free of polio. The UN health agency announced that it had not recorded any case of polio disease in Somalia in Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 13th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 13th August, 2017 NATIONAL Jharkhand Assembly passes Religious Freedom Bill Jharkhand Assembly has passed Religious Freedom Bill 2017. It aims to stop the forced conversions in the state. The bill will now be sent to the governor, following Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 12th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 12th August, 2017 INTERNATIONAL Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta Re-elected In Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta has been re-elected as President following the election. Election Commission Head Wafula Chebukati announced in Nairobi that Kenyatta got 54.27 per cent votes beating his Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 11th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 11th August, 2017 NATIONAL India’s new Vice-President Shri Venkaiah Naidu took oath of his office He is an NDA backed candidate from the BJP party who recently won VP elections by winning 771 votes against his opponent’s 244 Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 10th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 10th August, 2017 NATIONAL Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari to demit office today Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari will demit his office on 10 August 2017 and Vice President elect M Venakiah Naidu will take the oath of Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 9th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 9th August, 2017 INTERNATIONAL China Vietnam meeting canceled amid South China Sea tensions. A scheduled meeting between the foreign ministers of China and Vietnam was cancelled on the sidelines of a regional gathering, amid growing tension between the Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 8th August, 2017

Daily Current Affairs 8th August, 2017 INTERNATIONAL India, Iran Call For Early Operationalisation Of Chabahar Port India and Iran have expressed commitment for early completion and operationalisation of Chabahar Port besides strengthening bilateral ties. India has also conveyed it’s readiness to Read More …