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Current Affairs 9th August 2017
- From Green Climate Fund the Maharastra Government is likely to raise $270m
- In Mumbai, the Inaguaration of Dawn of Cruise Tourism in India has taken place.
- Along the India – Pakistan Border, Government plans for the installation of the 24X7 virtual fence.
- India and Iran made a commitment for early completion of Chabahar Port.
- To make her seventh appearance at China open in Beijing Maria Sharapova has accepted the wild card.
- Amazon India signed MoU with Telangana State Handloom Department.
- Dilip Chauhan the Indian-American takes the appointment as the Deputy of Comptroller of Minority Affairs of Newyork Nassau Country.
- Bajaj Auto ties up with Triumph which is a British Firm.
- The another 400m gold medal for Van Niekerk.
- Southampton pays a huge record club fee to sign Juventus player Lemina.
National News Updates – 9th August 2017 Current Affairs
From Green Climate Fund the Maharastra Government is likely to raise $270m
- The 2030 Water Resources Group will help the Maharashtra Government to raise $270 million for the Green Climate Fund.
- The raised fund will be made an investment in integrated watershed programmes such as Jalyukt Shivar Yojana.
- International France Corporation hosted the 2030 WRG.
- Its main aim is to close the gap between water demand and Supply by 2030.
In Mumbai, the Inaguaration of Dawn of Cruise Tourism in India has taken place.
- Union minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari made an inauguration of Dawn of Cruise Tourism in India.
- The event has taken place in Mumbai to promote Cruise tourism.
- Mumbai Port SoP’s for cruise operations, Road map for Sea cruise tourism and Cruise terminals in India are the three reports that have taken a launch.
As per 9th August 2017 Current Affairs, Along the India – Pakistan Border, Government plans for the installation of the 24X7 virtual fence.
- The Government of India is planning to install a 24X7 seamless virtual fence along with the sensors for the India-Pakistan Border.
- Comprehensive Integrated Border Management Solution which is a pilot project for deployment includes different types of sensors, radars, day and night vision cameras.
- The Pilot Project will be in a two stretch of five to six km each in Jammu sector.
Today Current Events – International News
India and Iran made a commitment for early completion of Chabahar Port.
- For the completion of Chabahr port and for soon operationalisation India and Iran has made a commitment.
- The Iran and India ministers had a discussion about the Chabahar port and made a proposal of the rail link between Chabahar and Zahedan.
- The issue between the India, Iran and Afghanistan was also been discussed in this meeting.
Latest Current Affairs News is Dilip Chauhan the Indian-American takes the appointment as the Deputy of Comptroller of Minority Affairs of Newyork Nassau Country.
- Dilip Chauhan takes the appointment as the senior position focusing officer to minority communities in Nassau County.
- Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos names the Chauhan as the Deputy Comptroller for Minority Affairs.
- Chauhan is the active member of the India Community in Newyork.
9th August 2017 Current Affairs – Agreement Events
Amazon India signed MoU with Telangana State Handloom Department.
- To promote and to educate the enable weavers and artisans Amazon India has signed a MoU with Telangana State Handloom Department.
- By this agreement, the Amazon will sell the products of the handloom directly to their costumers.
- Gopal Pillai the director and GM of Amazon India said that this will improve the partnership among the and the income of the artisans and boost their economy.
Latest Gk Updates – Business News
Bajaj Auto ties up with Triumph which is a British Firm.
- Bajaj Auto and British motorcycle brand Triumph has made a non-equity partnership to produce the outstanding mid capacity motor cycles.
- This agreement will help the Triumph to expand its market global wide.
- Currently, Royal Enfield, the major motor cycle brand is ruling the Indian motor cycle market.
Sports News – Today Current Affairs General Knowledge Updates
To make her seventh appearance at China open in Beijing Maria Sharapova has accepted the wild card.
- Maria Sharapova the Tennis star has accepted the invitation to make her seventh appearance at the china open.
- The Five time Grand slam champion missed the Wimbledon season with a thigh injury.
The another 400m gold medal for Van Niekerk.
- Van Niekerk retains his 400 meters title as he won it in 43.98 seconds.
- Van Niekerk the Olympic and defending champion from South Africa ran the race and he won it in the first position.
Southampton pays a huge record club fee to sign Juventus player Lemina – 9th August 2017 Current Affairs
- Mario Lemina the former Juventus player receives a huge pay to play for Southampton.
- The Southampton paid this midfielder a huge club record fee worth of 17 million euros.
- The 23-year-old Lemina won the Serie A title and Italian Cup twice with the Turin Club.
- Southampton previous record signing was Morocco Midfielder Sofiane Boufal.
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