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Top 10 Daily Current Affairs : 28 April 2017

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28 April 2017

Kazakhstan has opened its honorary consulate in Chennai. The consulate will cover the states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala. It will be headed by well-known businessman Suraj Shantakumar.  This year marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between India and Kazakhstan. Chennai is a major industrial... Read More

category: International

28 April 2017

Indian PM Narendra Modi and Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades signed 4 Agreements, which are:-(i) Executive programme on culture, education and scientific cooperation for the years 2017 to 2020. (ii) Work plan under a programme of cooperation in agriculture for the period 2017-2018. (iii) Cooperation in the area of merchant shipping. (iv) To... Read More

category: Banking & Finance

28 April 2017

Indian cultural center in Egypt, serving as India's window to reach out to Egyptians, has organized a seminar aimed at maintaining and strengthening bilateral relations.  The function is organized by the Maulana Azad Centre for Indian Culture (MACIC). The seminar titled as 'Cultural Festivals - Bridge between India and... Read More

category: Indian Affairs

28 April 2017

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural organisation (UNESCO) to screen Rahul V. Chittella’s short film “Azaad” as a part of World Press Freedom Day event that is scheduled to be held from May 1-4 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The theme for the 2017 World Press Freedom Day is “Critical Minds for Critical... Read More

category: Indian Affairs

28 April 2017

The Haryana Government appointed senior IPS officer Baljit Singh Sandhu as the new Director General of Haryana Police (DGP). The 1984 batch IPS officer replacing K P Singh, who has been appointed as the Director General of Prisons. He was previously serving as the Chairman and MD of Haryana Police Housing Corporation.

category: Indian Affairs

28 April 2017

Sankha Ghosh bengal poet and literacy critic was honoured with 52nd Jnanpith Award which was awarded by President Pranab Mukherjee. The poet is a recipient of Sahitya Akademi and Padma Bhushan . Some of his famous works include Adim Lata- Gulmomay, Murkho Baro, Samajik Noy.

category: Persons

28 April 2017

El Salvador is the first country to ban metals mining.  The law bans "prospection exploration, exploitation, extraction or processing of metallic minerals in El Salvador". The law enterted into force after being signed by President Salvador Sanchez Ceren.

category: Indian Affairs

28 April 2017

Payments app Paytm launched Digital gold on its platform to allow customers to buy and sell gold through electronic platform. The first wealth management product was launched in partnership with gold refiner MMTC - PAMP. It offers a real time international pricing mechanism for the customers. Paytm claims users will be able to purchase 24 K... Read More

category: Banking & Finance

28 April 2017

The World Day for Safety and Health at work was observed across the world on 28 April  The theme of 2017 is "Optimize the collection and use of OSH data” OSH full form - occupational Safety and Health Every day ,6300 people die at a result of occupational accidents or work related diseases which means that there... Read More

category: Sports

28 April 2017

 World Immunization week 2017 is is being observed from the 24th to the 30th of April 2017. The observation of the week aims to raise awareness about the critical importance of full immunization throughout life and its role in achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. The theme for this year is “Vaccines... Read More

category: Persons

28 April 2017

 International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) president Gianni Infantino has confirmed that the video Assistant Referees will be used in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The technology will be used only in decisions involving goals, penalty kicks and mistake identity. Video assistance was introduced for the first time... Read More

category: Defence

28 April 2017

The Home Ministry has planned to raise an all-woman India Reserve Battalion (IRB) in Jammu and Kashmir. The all-woman battalion will be one among the five IRBs that has been sanctioned by the Central government for the State last year. The cost of raising battalions would be Rs. 61 crore and 75% of the expenditure will be borne by the union... Read More

category: Indian Affairs

28 April 2017

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced the renaming of Ballabgarh town in Faridabad as Balramgarh. “Ballabgarh is a town and a sub-division in Haryana, was founded by Balram Singh in 1739. Ballabgarh means ‘the fort of Balram’ In 2016, Manohar Lal Khattar renamed Gurgaon as Gurugram based on the... Read More

category: Sports

28 April 2017

The Central government appointed  R K Pachnanda as Director General of Indo-Tibetan Border Police. He is 1983 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) of West Bengal Cadre and had earlier served as the Director General of the National Disaster Response Force.(NDRF) He will be taking over from Krishna Chaudhary, who is set to retire... Read More

category: Sports

28 April 2017

Bhubaneswar has become the first Indian city to win Pierre L’enfant International Planning excellence award-2017 instituted by the American Planning Association (APA). Bhubaneswar has been chosen for the award for its good and advanced town planning and engaging its residents in the planning process.  The APA Awards jury has... Read More

category: Obituary

28 April 2017

Union Minister for Urban development and housing M. Venkaiah Naidu launched Micro and small Enterprises Facilitation Council(MSEFC) Portal and My MSME app. They were launched as a part of digital India initiative from the perspective of the MSME sector in the country. With the access to the platform, micro and small enterprises will be... Read More

category: International

28 April 2017

Bollywood Actor Shah Rukh Khan became the first Indian actor to deliver Technology ,Entertainment, Design(TED) at Vancouver, Canada. He spoke on various issues beginning from his startdom to the changes world has experienced with the introduction of internet. Shah Rukh Khan also partnered with TED to host the hindi version of the... Read More

category: Indian Affairs

28 April 2017

South Korea’s Hyundai subsidiary Kia Motors has signed an MoU with Andhra Pradesh govt to set up its first car manufacturing plant in Anantanagar. •    Invested Amount -  $1.1 billion •    It will bring a compact sedan and a compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) to the market in... Read More


28 April 2017

Enterprise application software maker Systems Applications Products (SAP) launched a solution for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).  SME's to help them to become compliant with the Goods and Service Tax (GST). SAP has launched 'GST in a box ', an all inclusive solution portfolio designed to help... Read More

category: Environment

28 April 2017

US president Donald Trump has introduced biggest tax reform plan in the history of United States . The income tax rates have been slashed from 39.6% to 35%.He proposed tax relief for families with child and dependent care expenses. The new plan proposes for a 15% corporate tax rate which is a sharp drop from the existing 35%. However,... Read More

category: International

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