- 1 GKToday Latest Updates and News Highlights – 13th July 2017
Latest 13th July 2017 Current Affairs are given here for the candidates who are preparing for the Sarkari Naukri or Central Government Jobs examination. To prepare well for the General Knowledge section, it is important for the job aspirants to read the Daily Current Affairs. GK is one of the important sections to score better in the exams. Check out the Current Affairs 13th July 2017 given in this post to stay updated with the world for attempting the exams in a better way. All the government exams like IBPS, SBI, SSC and many others have General Knowledge section in its syllabus. So if you’ll prepare well for this section, you can easily crack the upcoming examinations.
GKToday Latest Updates and News Highlights – 13th July 2017
- The New Name Of Urban Development & Housing Ministry Is Ministry Of Housing And Urban Affairs (Mohua).
- National Green Tribunal Bans The Use Of Chinese Kite Strings, Made Of Nylon
- The Teachers Of Punjab Government Can Seek to Take Leave Through Online Soon
- Maharashtra Becomes The First State In India For Launching Free Injectable Contraceptive For Women
- Tamil Nadu Reports First Case Of Zika Virus
- The Govt. Of Karnataka Constitutes A 9-Member Committee To Study The Possibility Of Designing A Separate State Flag
- The Noted Cartoonist Of India Mangesh Tendulkar Passes Away
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Latest National News 13th July 2017
The Govt. Of Karnataka Constitutes A 9-Member Committee To Study The Possibility Of Designing A Separate State Flag
The Karnataka state constitutes a 9-member committee that is headed by the Principal Secretary, Department of Kannada and Culture for studying and submitting a report to the Govt. on a possibility for designing a separate flag for the Karnataka state and providing a statutory standing to it.
The Chief Minister of Telangana K. Chandrashekhar Rao to launch massive plantation drive
K.Chandrashekhar Rao, the Chief Minister of Telangana launches the second phase of ‘Haritha Haram’ programme that aims to plant around 46 crore plants for improving the green cover.
AICTE makes its mandatory for Engineering Students to participate in one of the five extracurricular activities
The AICTE (All India Council Technical Education) makes its compulsory for students of Engineering Colleges and other technical institutes for participating in any one activity out of five including Yoga, National Cadet Corps, NSS, Unnat Bharat Abhiyan and Sports.
Banking and Economy – 13th July 2017 Current Affairs
Axis bank enters into collaboration with Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) to facilitate trade with the Caribbean and the Latin America
Axis Bank recently enters into a collaboration with t5he IIC (Inter-American Corporation) for facilitating the trade with the Carribean and Latin America. It is a private sector bank and said in a statement that it is the first Indian Bank which is going to participate as a confirming bank in the Trade Finance Facilitation Programme.
13th July 2017 Current Affairs – Agreement
HAL signs a MoU for the financial year 2017-2018 with the Ministry of Defence
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) signs a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Defence for the financial year of 2017-2018. The MoU was signed by the Secretary of Department of Defence Production, Ashok Kumar Gupta and CMD of HAL, T Suvarna Raju.
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13th July 2017 Current Affairs Appointment Updates
Leslie Thng is the new CEO of Vistara
Vistara, which is a full-service airline appoints Leslie Thng as the new Chief Executive Officer. The current CEO of Vistara Phee Teik will be returning to Singapore Airlines for taking up the senior position. Vistara is a joint venture of Tata Group as well as Singapore Airlines.
GKToday Sports 13th July 2017 Current Affairs
Ravi Shastri appointed as the new head coach of Indian Cricket Team
Ever since Kumble resigned from the post of the coach of Indian Cricket Team, a lot of drama has surrounded the new coach’s appointment. Putting this excitement and drama to an end, the Cricket Advisory Committee announces Ravi Shastri as the new head coach of Indian Cricket Team.