Current Affairs 11th July 2017 – GKToday
1.World Population Day is observed on 11th July.This year theme was ” Family Planning – Empowering people , Developing Nations “.
2.Renowned cartoonist , Mangesh Tendulkar has passed away.
3.Union Railway Minister , Suresh Prabhu has inaugurated the Science Express climate action at Madgaon station.
4.President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the ” Ashiana Annexe ” in Dehradun Uttrakhand.
5.The 8th meeting of SAARC Ministers of Law and Order has began in Colombo , Sri Lanka.
6.The famous Blue-bordered sari of Mother Teresa has been recognised as an Intellectual Property of the Missionaries of Charity.
7.Karnataka government has constituted a 9 member committee to study the possibility of designing a separate state flag and proving it a statutory standing.
8.Delhi become the second state to launch e-RTI (Right to Information) portal.First state is Maharashtra.
9.The National Conference of chief secretaries of State and Union Territories organised by NITI Aayog was held in New Delhi.
10.Debi Prasad has taken over as the Director General of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI).