20th March 2018 Current Affairs – Gk Today
1.International Day of Happiness is celebrated on 20th March.
2.State Bank of India (SBI) and India Mortgage Guarantee Corporation (IMGC) today signed a pact to offer mortgage guarantee scheme for prospective non-salaried and self-employed home loan customers.
3.India and the European Union signed an agreement that will enable them to share earth observation data from each other’s satellite.
4.The first National workshop on Poshan Abhiyan was held in New Delhi.
5.The third edition of National Conclave on Mines and Minerals was held in New Delhi.
6.The first G20 meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
7.Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik was given additional charge of Odisha Governor.
8.The Mumbai-based non-profit organization ‘Educate Girls’ has roped in Bollywood actor Katrina Kaif as its ambassador.
9.Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has appointed David Wright as a public interest director on its board.
10.Renowned Hindi poet and critic Kedarnath Singh has passed away.
11.Senior journalist Sunil Sharma has passed away.