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RRB English Current Affairs 11th July 2018

INDIAN AFFAIRS
  1. Shri Venkaiah Naidubecame the first Chairman of Rajya Sabha to sign MOU with the visiting President of the Senate of the Republic of Rwanda, Mr. Bernard Makuza
  2. Energy Minister of government of Maharashtra  ChandrashekharBawankule announced one farmer one transformer that the state government will launch a scheme for the farmers
  3. Education Minister of Maharashtra Government Vinod Tawde announced the launch of a scheme for electrification of schools in the state.
  4. The Gujarat governmenthas given religious minority status to its Jewish Community .
  5. Pravasi Bharatiya Divaswill be held in the holy city of Varanasi
INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
  1. US venture capital and startup data base CB InsightsNew Delhi and Bengaluruhad among the highest number of startup  investment rounds greater than $100 million since 2014.
  2. Foreign Ministry announced that, India and China have reached an agreement regarding reduction of tariffs on the import of Indian medicines, cancer drugs, to China.
BANKING & FINANCE
  1. Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy Shri R.K Singhwith the officials from ADB and Finance Ministry reviewed the progress of lining project of the Son canal in Shahabad – Bhojpur region of Bihar and ADB approved it.
BUSINESS & ECONOMY
  1. Microsofthas signed an MoU with the Rajasthan government to provide free digital training to 9,500 college students for one year.
  2. Google announces Launchpad Accelerator India
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
  1. Dr Ravi Mehrotra CBE, Chairman of Foresight Group International Ltd., received a lifetime achievement award at the Seatrade 30th Anniversary Award Ceremony held at the Landmark, London.
  2. Satyarup Siddhantahas become the second Indian mountaineer after Malli Mastan Babu to climb Mt Ojos del Salado, the highest volcano in the world.
APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNS
  1. Dhanlaxmi Bank Limitedhas appointed T Latha as the Managing Director & CEO.
  2. Drug firm Lupin said that, it has appointed Yashwant Mahadik as President, Global Human Resources.
ACQUISITIONS & MERGERS
  1. The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has conditionally approved the merger of Vodafone India with Idea Cellular,the largest M&A deal in the sector, which will displace Bharti Airtel from the No. 1 spot after over 15 years.
ENVIRONMENT
  1. Scientists have discovered the oldest colorsin the geological record, 1.1-billion-year-old bright pink pigments extracted from rocks deep beneath the Sahara desert in Africa.
SPORTS
  1. Hockey India announced that Goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh will lead the 18-member Indian Men’s Hockey Team at the 18th Asian Games, slated to be held in Jakarta and Palembang
  2. Indian lifter Jhilli Dalabeherahas bagged the bronze medal in the 2018 IWF Junior World Weightlifting Championships at Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
  3. Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram finished runners-up at the White Nights International Challenge inGatchina, Russia.
  4. Anju Khosla has become the oldest Indian woman to complete an Ironman Triathlon which is one of the toughest one-day sporting events.
OBITUARY
  1. journalist J N Sadhudied following a long term illness in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
BOOKS & AUTHORS
  1. The book “Winning Like Sourav: Think & Succeed Like Ganguly” has been written by Abhirup Bhattacharya.
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