25th April 2018 Current Affairs – GK Today
1.World Malaria Day is observed on April 25. This Year theme is “Ready to beat Malaria”.
2.Loan Agreement for IBRD credit of USD 125 (equivalent) for the Innovate in India for Inclusiveness Project was signed with the World Bank in New Delhi.
3.Hardeep Puri, Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs (I/C) launched a Mobile App (m-Awas) for allotment of Government accommodations in General Pool Residential Accommodation (GPRA) in Delhi under the control of the Directorate of Estates.
4.India and Mongolia discussed economic cooperation in areas such as infrastructure development, energy, services and IT. In a joint media briefing with Mongolian Foreign Minister D Tsogtbaatar, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said in Ulaanbaatar.
5.A two-day coastal security exercise ‘Sagar Kavach’ began in Kerala, to strengthen and assess the loopholes in the coastal security mechanism.
6.Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan Inaugurated the four-day Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) in New Delhi.
7.The two-day Secure India Conclave, organized by Global Counter-Terrorism began in New Delhi.
8.Chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated ‘AP Cyber Security Operations Centre (APCSOC)’ in Vijayawada.
9.The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired the third meeting of the Island Development Agency (IDA) in Delhi.