Top 5 Current Affairs: 12 July 2019
Indian Army has placed an order for Israeli anti-tank Spike missile. This missile is known for its ability like it can pierce even bunkers.
Indian Army orders for Israeli anti-tank Spike missiles
Indian Army has placed an order for Israeli anti-tank Spike missile. This missile is known for its ability like it can pierce even bunkers. Another major advantage of this missile is that it can hit targets at a range of four kilometers. Before this decision of Indian Army, central government has allowed armed forces to make emergency purchases. This power was given to armed forces after Pulwama attack in which 40 CRPF jawans were killed.
Super 30 movie starring Hrithik Roshan released, Anand Kumar reveals he has brain tumour
Hrithik Roshan-starrer Super 30 movie released on the big screens on July 12, 2019. Super 30 narrates the story of Anand Kumar, a mathematician from Patna, who gives free coaching to underprivileged kids in Bihar, enabling them to crack IIT entrance exam. A day before Super 30 release date, Super 30 founder Anand Kumar revealed that he is suffering from a rare medical condition, acoustic neuroma, a brain tumour.
YouTube to launch ‘Learning Playlists’ for educational videos
YouTube will be launching ‘Learning Playlists’, a new education feature that will have dedicated landing pages for educational videos on topics such as science, math, music and language. The feature mainly targets teen students with a focus on providing distraction-free lessons. To enable the same, the landing pages will be free of YouTube recommended videos.
Federer vs Nadal Wimbledon semi-final live online streaming: When and where to watch match live?
Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal live streaming: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, two of the greatest tennis rivals will face each other for the 40th time in their careers today in the second semi-final of Wimbledon 2019. The epic clash will follow the first semi-final between Novak Djokovic and Roberto Bautista Agut.
MS Dhoni trends on twitter: Lata Mangeshkar and fans urge Dhoni not to Retire after World Cup 2019
MS Dhoni has been trending on twitter ever since Team India's narrow World Cup semi-final loss against New Zealand on 10th July at Old Trafford cricket ground in Manchester. Despite India’s loss, MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja’s performance was applauded by the team and fans alike. Ever since, twitter has been abuzz with Indian fan tweets requesting the former Indian skipper to not retire amidst his retirement speculations and thanking him for his invaluable contribution to the Indian cricket team.