Current Affairs and General Knowledge – 14 August 2017 – News Headlines
Current Affairs and News Headlines – 14 August 2017
Maharashtra Government Launches ‘Namo Yuva Rojgar Kendra.’ Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today propelled Namo Yuva Rojgar Kendra an activity giving openings for work to jobless youth in Mumbai.
‘No Rocket Science’: ISRO Scientists Change Track With Music Video. Indian scientific geniuses, who take a shot at the nation’s finest space vehicles and used to their thundering sounds, have made their first music video in front of India’s 70th Independence Day. While they manage advanced science amid the day, 20-odd individuals from ROCK@ Band (articulated Rocket Band) make music after nightfall.
Indra: India, Russia for first time transmit tri-administrations work out. India and Russia for first time will direct Indra tri-administrations work out, including their armed forces, naval forces and the aviation based armed forces in October 2017 to additionally increase military ties.
‘Fete de Puducherry’ Festival celebrated in Pondicherry. A three-day yearly social celebration named ‘Fete de Puducherry’ sorted out by the Government of India starts in Puducherry. The celebration is held in relationship with the South Zone Cultural Center (Tamil Nadu) consistently to convey to center the multi-faceted social components of different states.
Railroads to watch aggressive cleanliness fortnight Swachhta Pakhwada from August 16. Railroad Minister Suresh Prabhu educated rail line organization to give unique concentrate on cleanliness at railroad stations and in trains all through the “Pakhwada.”
President Ram Nath Kovind to Address Nation On Independence Day Eve Today. India’s fourteenth President Ram Nath Kovind will address the country today at 7 pm – his initially address on the eve of Independence Day.
Gabriel Chundan won 65th Nehru Trophy. Gabriel Chundan won the 65th version of the Prestigious Nehru Trophy held at the Punnamda Lake in Kerala. The Mahadevikkad Kattilthekkethil’ came next “Payippad” and ‘Karichal’, a year ago’s champ secured the third and fourth spots individually.
Researchers build up world’s initially plant-based Zika immunization. Researchers from US have built up the world’s initially plant-based Zika immunization that might be more powerful, more secure and less expensive than different antibodies against the mosquito-borne Zika infection.
India to extradite all Rohingya Muslims paying little heed to UN enrollment. Junior inside priest Kiren Rijiju told parliament a week ago the focal government had guided state specialists to recognize and extradite unlawful migrants including Rohingya.
World Organ gift day is seen on August thirteenth. Organ Donation Day is watched each year on thirteenth of August over the world. The fundamental point of this day is to persuade individuals to give organs after death and to spread mindfulness about the significance of organ gift.
IMMSAREX: IONS’s lady oceanic inquiry and safeguard exercise will be held in November 2017. Indian Ocean Naval Symposium’s (IONS) lady International Maritime Search and Rescue Exercise (IMMSAREX) will be held in November 2017 in the Bay of Bengal under the chairmanship of Bangladesh.
Earth’s Largest Volcanic Region Discovered In Antartica. The biggest volcanic district on Earth, with almost 100 volcanoes, has been found two km underneath the surface of the tremendous ice sheet in west Antarctica.
World Health Organization announces Somalia free of polio. Afghanistan, Nigeria and Pakistan are the rest of the nations where polio is as yet being recorded.
Service of Culture Organizes ‘Sankalp Se Siddhi Program’ in Coimbatore. Executive Narendra Modi propelled New India development from 2017-2022, a Sankalp Se Siddhi (Attainment through Resolve) Program was sorted out at Coimbatore. The New India Movement 2017-2022 sorted out an India free of Poverty, Corruption, Terrorism, Communalism, Casteism, and Un-cleanliness.
El Nino of 2014-16 helped in huge carbon dioxide discharge: Study. As indicated by late investigation directed by researchers, the beast El Nino of 2014-16 caused more than 3 billion tons of carbon to get discharged into the air, pushing carbon dioxide (CO2) focus to record levels.
This Independence Day eve, schoolchildren to take ‘New India’ promise. The HRD service has requested that schools crosswise over India control ‘Another India’ promise to their understudies on the eve of Independence Day. The promise is gone for freeing India of five issues – destitution, debasement, fear mongering, communalism and casteism.
Iran reacts to US endorses by voting to help military resistance. Iran’s parliament has voted for boosting interest in its rocket barrier and remote operations programs by more than $500 million, accordingly most recent US sanctions.
Indian Oil Buys First Shale Oil from United States. State-claimed Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) brought the nation’s first shale oil from the United States of America and is hoping to venture up imports from America as a feature of its rough enhancement methodology.
Indian-American Lawmaker Seeks New Panel To Check Hate Crime In US. Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi today rang for setting of a national free commission to research and battle developing contempt wrongdoing in the US.
Condition Minister dispatches ‘Gaj Yatra’ to stamp World Elephant Day 2017. Dr Vardhan indicated the need to wide base the development for preservation of elephants and to include individuals from all kinds of different backgrounds in the protection of elephants and other natural life.
Preeminent Court endorses NDMA’s catastrophe administration approach for schools. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) on Monday created in the Supreme Court the draft correspondence on wellbeing arrangement and adherence of rules on debacle administration for schools, which would be sent by it to all state governments.
India’s first online course on Infusion Therapy propelled. Nine of ten patients conceded in clinics get implantation treatment over the span of their stay for restorative or analytic purposes.
‘Needn’t bother with Lessons On Patriotism,’ Bengal Minister Rejects Center’s Independence Day Direction. Hours in front of India’s 70th Independence Day, the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal issued “critical” directions to all schools and instructive organizations to forgo commending the commemoration in the arrangement recommended by the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry.
Jharkhand Assembly passes Religious Freedom Bill. The Jharkhand gathering has passed the Religious Freedom Bill 2017, otherwise called the counter transformation Bill, trying to stop constrained changes in the state. The decision government dismissed the request of restriction for more investigation.
Telangana Congress urges Karnataka govt to discharge water. The principle resistance Congress in Telangana encouraged the Karnataka government on Monday to discharge water from its supplies to meet the drinking water needs in the state. Telangana Congress president N Uttam Kumar Reddy composed a letter in such manner to Karnataka boss pastor Siddaramaiah, who additionally has a place with the Congress.
Indian Coast Guard Ship Shaurya dispatched in Goa. ICGS Shaurya is the fifth in the arrangement of six 105-meter seaward watch vessels (OPVs).
Australia Deputy Prime Minister Caught In Dual Citizenship Crisis. Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce’s political future was in question today after it rose he might be a double national, setting the traditionalist government’s thin parliamentary dominant part in danger.
Odisha government dispatches Facebook program “SheMeansBusiness.” Odisha Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik has propelled Facebook’s program ‘She Means Business’ to aid the development of ladies business people in the state.
Ronaldo hit with five-coordinate boycott subsequent to pushing ref. Cristiano Ronaldo was restricted for five matches for pushing the ref after he was demonstrated a red card against Barcelona in Real Madrid’s 3-1 Spanish Super Cup first leg triumph on Sunday, the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) said on Monday.
“Yoda” natural product bat formally perceived as new species. An unordinary type of organic product bat has now authoritatively been perceived as another species. The bat, already nicknamed “Yoda” because of its similarity to the Star Wars Jedi Master, has been renamed the upbeat (Hamamas) tube-nosed organic product bat.
India-ASEAN Youth Summit starts in Bhopal. The India-ASEAN Youth Summit started in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh to celebrate 25th commemoration of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)–India exchange organization in the progressing year.
SpaceX To Launch Super-Computer To Space. SpaceX is ready to dispatch an unmanned load send toward the International Space Station Monday, including a super-PC that could coordinate space explorers on future profound space missions.