Current Affairs 04th July 2017 – GK Questions
1.The Union Government and Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a USD 220 million loan for improving connectivity as well as transport efficiency and safety on state highways of Rajasthan.
2.The Union External Affairs Minister , Sushma Swaraj has inaugurated the two-day Delhi Dialogue in New Delhi.
3.A 14-day joint training exercise of the Indian Army with the Royal Thailand Army ” Exercise Maitree 2017 ” commenced at Bakloh , Himachal Pradesh.
4.Himachal Pradesh DGP Sanjay Kumar has been appointed as the new Chief of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).
5.Pune NGO , Swayam Shikshan Prayog has been awarded the United Nations Development Programme’s Equator Prize.
6.Nandan Nilekani and Helion Venture’s Sanjeev Agarwal have launched a $100 million investment fund called ” Fundamentum ” to back startups looking for growth capital.
7.Lieutenant General , Mahesh Senanayake has been appointed as new Army Commander of Sri Lanka.
8.TERI was ranked number two by the International Centre for Climate Governance (ICCG).
9.India has successfully test fired Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) at Chandipur , Odisha.
10.Microsoft India has signed an agreement with National Independent Schools Alliance (NISA) to offer Microsoft Aspire School Program (MASP).