December 2016 Current Affairs
7 DEC
NEWS
6 DEC
NEWS
5 DEC
NEWS
3 DEC
NEWS
2 DEC
NEWS
1 DEC
NEWS

November 2016 Current Affairs
30 NOV
NEWS
29 NOV
NEWS
28 NOV
NEWS
26 NOV
NEWS
25 NOV
NEWS
24 NOV
NEWS

October 2016 Current Affairs
31 OCT
NEWS
27 OCT
NEWS
26 OCT
NEWS
25 OCT
NEWS
24 OCT
NEWS
22 OCT
NEWS

September 2016 Current Affairs
30 SEP
NEWS
29 SEP
NEWS
28 SEP
NEWS
27 SEP
NEWS
26 SEP
NEWS
24 SEP
NEWS

August 2016 Current Affairs
31 AUG
NEWS
30 AUG
NEWS
29 AUG
NEWS
27 AUG
NEWS
26 AUG
NEWS
25 AUG
NEWS

21 June : World Hydrography Day

21 June : World Hydrography Day
23 June 2016 Current Affairs: World Hydrography Day (WHD) is being observed annually on 21 June to publicise the work of hydrographers and the importance of hydrography. 

The observance of the day emphasizes importance of hydrography particularly in protection of marine reserves and also promotion of safe navigation in international waters and ports.

2016 Theme : “Hydrography – the key to well-managed seas and waterways“. It seeks to highlight the fundamental importance of hydrography. It also seeks to boost our knowledge of the shape, nature and depth of the seafloor as a fundamental requirement for the safe, sustainable, proper and cost effective use of the world’s seas, oceans and waterways.

The idea of observing World Hydrography Day was mooted by the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) in 2005. It was officially instituted by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) by passing resolution A/RES/60/30 Oceans and the law of the sea in 2005. 

IHO : It was established as the International Hydrographic Bureau in 1921. It was used as a mechanism for consulting governments on matters of technical standards, protection of marine environment, safe navigation etc.

 Hydrography : It is the science of surveying and charting bodies of water, such as oceans, seas, lakes, and rivers.


December 2016 Current affairs
7 DEC
NEWS
6 DEC
NEWS
5 DEC
NEWS
3 DEC
NEWS
2 DEC
NEWS
1 DEC
NEWS

November 2016 Current affairs
30 NOV
NEWS
29 NOV
NEWS
28 NOV
NEWS
26 NOV
NEWS
25 NOV
NEWS
24 NOV
NEWS




October 2016 Current affairs
31 OCT
NEWS
27 OCT
NEWS
26 OCT
NEWS
25 OCT
NEWS
24 OCT
NEWS
22 OCT
NEWS

September 2016 Current affairs
30 SEP
NEWS
29 SEP
NEWS
28 SEP
NEWS
27 SEP
NEWS
26 SEP
NEWS
24 SEP
NEWS

August 2016 Current affairs
31 AUG
NEWS
30 AUG
NEWS
29 AUG
NEWS
27 AUG
NEWS
26 AUG
NEWS
25 AUG
NEWS



FreshersLive - No.1 Job site in India. Fresherslive Current Affairs 2016 section offers informative quiz questions with answers regarding latest current affairs today for all sorts of competitive exams like UPSC, TNPSC , IFS, IAS, IPS, railway exams (RRB) and banking exams like IPBS PO, IPBS clerk, Federal Bank PO, ICICI, SBI, RBI legal officer & Grade officer posts and much more. Register with us to get latest Current Affairs Updates. Also get latest Current Affairs news and quiz Updates for free alerts daily through E-mail

Get Daily Current Affairs to your Email

You can Unsubscribe us at any time.

Get Daily Current Affairs to your Email

You can Unsubscribe us at any time.