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  • Weekly Current Affairs Quiz: 18 June to 24 June 2018

    18 June to 24 June 2018: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise at ease. The week's updated quizzes cover the topics like World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought, US withdrawal from UNHRC and Miss India World 2018 among others.

    Jun 24, 2018
  • Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 18 June to 23 June 2018

    An Indian team of scientists led by Professor Abhijit Chakraborty of Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Ahmedabad, have discovered a sub-Saturn or super-Neptune size planet around a Sun-like star.

    Jun 23, 2018
  • India, Cuba sign MoUs to enhance co-operation in field of Biotechnology, medicine & homoeopathy

    India shares a strong, cordial and friendly relations with Cuba. Cuba and India have historic ties which date back to 1959 when famous guerrilla fighter Ernesto Guevara visited New Delhi.

    Jun 23, 2018
  • PM Modi to inaugurate AIIB Annual Meeting 2018

    The Confedartion of Indian Industry (CII) is the Professional Conference Organiser (PCO); Research and Information Systems for Developing Countries (RIS) is the knowledge partner for the third Annual Meeting of AIIB.

    Jun 23, 2018
  • Maharashtra bans single-use plastic; announces stiff actions against violators

    Devendra Fadnavis-led state government enforced the ban after issuing the 'Maharashtra Plastic and Thermocol Products (manufacture, usage, sale, transport, handling, and storage)' notification in March 2018.

    Jun 23, 2018
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 22 June 2018

    An Indian team of scientists led by Professor Abhijit Chakraborty of Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Ahmedabad, have discovered a sub-Saturn or super-Neptune size planet around a Sun-like star. With the discovery, India has joined a handful of countries that have discovered planets around stars.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • Top Current Affairs Quiz: 22 June 2018

    22 June 2018: The Current Affairs Quizzes section of Jagranjosh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as ‘i-Hariyali’ application, new planet discovery and tri-service military exercise Indra-2018 among others.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • Current Affairs in Short: 22 June 2018

    The ISRO has cleared for launch GSAT-11, the satellite which was recalled from Kourou in French Guinea for thorough checks, after the space agency lost with GSAT-6A after its launch in March 2018. The satellite was meant for military communication.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • Prime Minister lays foundation stone of paperless Vanijya Bhawan

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Vanijya Bhawan, a new office complex for the Union Department of Commerce. It will be a completely paperless office with state-of-the-art-facilities such as smart access control, central air-conditioning, video conferencing and completely networked systems.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • India retaliates to US tariffs, hikes import duty on 29 US products

    In a retaliatory move to the heavy tariffs imposed by the United States on imported steel and aluminium items, India has decided to raise customs duty on 29 US products including almond, walnut and pulses. The duty hike by India would have equivalent tariff implications for the US.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • Indian scientists discover sub-Saturn like planet around sun-like star

    An Indian team of scientists led by Prof Abhijit Chakraborty of Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Ahmedabad, have discovered a sub-Saturn or super-Neptune size planet around a Sun-like star.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • Re-development of 7 Delhi colonies to increase green coverage by 3 folds

    The redevelopment of the seven government colonies in Delhi will lead to an increase the green area coverage by about 3 times from the existing green space area, as per Union Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs. The government colonies include Nauroji Nagar, Netaji Nagar, Sarojini Nagar, Mohammadpur, Sriniwaspuri, Kasturba Nagar and Thyagaraj Nagar.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • 2nd edition of MSME Pulse report by SIDBI-TransUnion CIBIL released

    The 2nd edition of MSME Pulse report by SIDBI-TransUnion CIBIL shows that the MSME segment has left behind the short-term impact of GST and demonetisation and they were firmly back on the growth path with the segment having exposure below Rs 25 crore growing at 15 per cent.

    Jun 22, 2018
  • Gujarat government launches Wind-Solar Hybrid Power Policy-2018

    The state government of Gujarat has announced its wind-solar hybrid power policy - 2018 to promote setting up of wind as well as solar power projects at one location. The policy aims to make optimum utilisation of land and grid lines.

    Jun 21, 2018
  • Top 5 Current Affairs: 21 June 2018

    US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep together immigrant families, reversing his own policy amid heavy pressure from his fellow Republicans, Democrats and the international community, over the separation of undocumented parents and children.

    Jun 21, 2018