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Top 5 Current Affairs: 4 September 2018

Sep 4, 2018
Alastair Cook, former captain of England’s national cricket team has decided to retire from international cricket after the fifth and final match against India at the Oval, starting September 7, 2018. The 33-year-old is known as one of England’s greatest test players.

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International Aviation Summit begins in Delhi

Sep 4, 2018
The International Aviation Summit began in New Delhi, India on September 4. The seminar has been jointly organised by the Airports Authority of India, Ministry of Civil Aviation and International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Current Affairs in Short: 3 September 2018

Sep 3, 2018
The US military has decided to cancel 300 million dollars aid to Pakistan over its failure to take decisive actions against terror groups. US President Donald Trump since assuming office has been tough on Pakistan over its inaction against terror groups.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 3 September 2018

Sep 3, 2018
The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on September 1, 2018 launched the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi. The initiative seeks to leverage the expansive network of the postal department to ensure financial inclusion for the masses.In fact, simultaneous launch events were held for the IPPBs at 650 branches and 3,250 access points.

Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 27 August to 1 September 2018

Sep 1, 2018
India’s first flight powered by Biofuel landed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi on August 27. The test flight had taken off from Dehradun. The experiment is first-of-its-kind in India.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 31 August 2018

Aug 31, 2018
Union Minister for Women and Child Development, Maneka Sanjay Gandhi, along with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on August 31, 2018 inaugurated the widows’ home ‘Krishna Kutir’ at Vrindavan, Uttar Pradesh.

Current Affairs in Short: 31 August 2018

Aug 31, 2018
The Supreme Court has adjourned hearing on petitions challenging constitutional validity of Article 35 A to second week of January 2019. The Article empowers the Jammu and Kashmir legislature to define the state’s permanent residents and their special rights.

Current Affairs in Short: 30 August 2018

Aug 30, 2018
Russian military successfully conducted a test launch of a new interceptor missile for Russia’s missile defense system. The test was conducted at the test site of Sary-Shagan in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 30 August 2018

Aug 30, 2018
The Day 11 of the 18th Asian Games was historic for India with two landmark gold medals coming through athletes Swapna Barman and Arpinder Singh. While Arpinder Singh ended India's 48-year wait for a gold medal in the men's triple jump event at the Asian Games as he topped the finals, Swapna Barman gave India its first-ever Asiad gold in women's heptathlon event.

HRD Ministry launches third edition of ‘Smart India Hackathon’

Aug 30, 2018
The third edition of world’s biggest open innovation model ‘Smart India Hackathon 2019’ was launched by the Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Prakash Javadekar in New Delhi. The SIH-2019 is expected to witness participation from over 1 lakh students from around 3000 institutions across the country.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 29 August 2018

Aug 29, 2018
India's gold account opened on Day 10 of the 18th Asian Games with Manjit Singh, who came first in the men's 800m final with a timing of 1.46.15. Jinson Johnson followed close behind with a timing of 1.46.35 to finish at the second place. The Indians secured the gold and silver medals.

Current Affairs in Short: 29 August 2018

Aug 29, 2018
The production of foodgrains touched a record high of 284.8 million tonnes in 2017-18 on the back of last year’s normal monsoon, as per the fourth advance estimates of crop production by the Agriculture Ministry, which were released on August 28, 2018.

National Sports Day 2018 celebrated in India

Aug 29, 2018
Every year on this day, the President of India confers National sports and adventure awards including Arjuna and Khel Ratna to celebrate the achievements of exceptional athletes in the country. However, this year, the date has been postponed to September 25, 2018 in the wake of ongoing Asian Games 2018.

Government constitutes new science and technology council to advise PM

Aug 29, 2018
The Union Government has constituted a 21-member science and technology council to advice Prime Minister Narendra Modi on matters related to science, technology and innovations. It will be headed by K Vijay Raghavan, the principal scientific adviser to the Union Government.

Current Affairs in Short: 28 August 2018

Aug 28, 2018
Punjab state Assembly unanimously passed Bills for an amendment to the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPc) to make sacrilege of all religious texts punishable with life imprisonment.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 28 August 2018

Aug 28, 2018
In the much-awaited women's singles gold medal match between PV Sindhu and Tai Tzu Yin, Sindhu had to settle for silver after she lost to Yin in straight sets. Despite the loss, Sindhu became the first badminton player to win silver in Asian Games.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 27 August 2018

Aug 27, 2018
India's medal account opened on Day 9 of the 18th Asian Games with star shuttler Saina Nehwal winning a historic bronze after losing to World No.1 Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei in women's singles semifinals.

Current Affairs in Short: 27 August 2018

Aug 27, 2018
Pakistan's new government has banned the discretionary use of state funds and first-class air travel by officials and leaders, including the president and the prime minister, as part of its austerity drive. The discretionary allocation of funds by the prime minister and the president and other officials was also stopped by the Cabinet.

Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs: 20 August to 25 August 2018

Aug 25, 2018
The Indian tennis duo of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan clinched the 5th gold medal for India on Day 6 of Asian Games 2018, after they beat Kazakhstan's Denis Yevseyev and Aleksandr Bublik 6-3, 6-4 in the men's doubles tennis event. The win takes India to the 7th position in the overall medal tally.

Top 5 Current Affairs: 24 August 2018

Aug 24, 2018
India and China on August 23, 2018 decided to work towards a new bilateral Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Defence Exchanges and Cooperation to replace the MoU signed in 2006.

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