Current Affairs 07th July 2017 – GKtoday
1.India has ranked 23rd out of 165 nations in the Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) released by UN Telecommunications agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU).Topped by Singapore.
2.Lok Sabha speaker Ms. Sumitra Mahajan inaugurated the 4th National Summit on Good , Replicable practices and Innovations in public Health care system at Indore , Madhya Pradesh.
3.Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of commerce life insurance has tied up with Dhanalaxmi bank for marketing Bancassurance.
4.India has slipped by one spot to become the fourth largest foreign investor into the UK.
5.Indian-Origin Guruswamy Jayraman was awarded Australia’s highest civilian award ” Order Australia for Community Work “.
6.Global Forgiveness day is observed on 7th July.
7.Sanjiv Geonka has been named as the Chairman of the Board of Governors at IIT Khargpur.
8.National Aluminium company Limited (NALCO) , in collaboration with Odisha Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (IDCO) is setting up the Aluminium Park at Angul , Odisha.
9.The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed Non-banking Finance companies to sell and market the New Pension Scheme (NPS).
10.The ” JIGYASA ” a student – scientist programme was officially launched in New Delhi.