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Current Affairs 26 May 2017 – India Today & Latest Highlights
- State Bank of India (SBI) has launched the national hackathon.
- Dr. Mahesh Sharma has launched Swachh Bharat App in National Museum.
- Manoj Sinha has launched BSNL satellite phone service.
- EDII and ITC have won the Porter Prize 2017 recently.
- Mumbai and Kota become World’s most Crowded cities – Economic Forum
26th May 2017 Current Affairs – National Updates
Shri Manoj Sinha has launched BSNL satellite phone service
The Minister of State for Communications (IC), Manoj Sinha has launched the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited’s satellite phone service. He has also laid the foundation stone for the Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Sanchar Kaushal Vikas Pratisthan Scheme and Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Telecom Skill Excellence Award Scheme.
Mumbai and Kota become World’s most Crowded cities – Economic Forum
As per World Economic Forum reports Indian cities-Mumbai and Kota have become the world’s most crowded cities.
- Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh with a population density of 44,500 people.
- Mumbai city with the population density of 31,700 people.
- Kota in Rajasthan with the population density of 12,100 people per square kilometer.
Dr. Mahesh Sharma has launched Swachh Bharat App in National Museum
Dr. Mahesh Sharma Minister of State for Culture & Tourism has launched the Swachh Bharat App in National Museum.To report garbage on the premises of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), this app will be useful. In National Museum around 30 galleries were equipped with the device to connect to the app through the intranet connection.
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Latest Current Affairs 26th May 2017 – International
Japan will build war museum in Manipur
Technology giant, Japan will build war museum where Japanese camp was located during World War II at Maiba Lokpa in Bishnupur district. Kenji Hiramatsu has declared that nearly 70,000 Japanese soldiers had died in world war battles in 1944.
Lenin Moreno is the Ecuador President
In Ecuador Presidential Elections 2017, Lenin Moreno has been elected as the new Ecuador President. Post Engineer Jorge Glas will continue as the Vice President. Earlier, Moreno has worked as United Nations(UN)Special Envoy earlier on Disability and Accessibility.
Daily 26th May 2017 Current Affairs updates – Business and Economic
Union Cabinet has approved MoU of Spain and India
Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister has signed Mou between the countries Spain and India on cooperation in the field of Organ Transplant Services. For National Transplant Organization, Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality and the Directorate General of Health Services has come to this agreement.
SBI has launched the national hackathon recently
State Bank of India has recently launched the national hackathon for start-ups, students who wish to look into the banking sector. SBI hs designed the Hackathon name as ‘Code For Bank’ based on technologies predictive analytics, fin-tech/blockchain, digital payments.
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Today 26th May 2017 GK – Latest Current Affairs Updates in pdf format
- PV Sindhu has become the Member of Badminton World Federation Athletes Commission.
- India’s first underwater rail tunnel in Kolkata.
- EDII and ITC have won Porter Prize 2017.