Current Affairs 18th July 2017 – GK Today
1.Nelson Mandela International Day was celebrated on 18th July.
2.Swami Smarananandaji Maharaj was elected as the 16th President of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission.
3.According to the World Bank’s latest edition of Global Economic prospects , India is the fourth fastest growing economy in the World.
4.State Bank of India has launched ” SBI Realty ” , a one-stop integrated website for home buyers.
5.UK’s first sikh woman MP , Preet Kaur Gill has been elected to an influential crossed party in UK parliament that examines the workings of the Home office.
6.Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has crossed Rs.5 lakh crore in market capitalisation for the first time.
7.The Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in association with the West Bengal government will host Horasis Asia Meeting in November.
8.According to the International Migration outlook 2017 report , Indians are among top asylum-seekers.
9.President Pranb Mukherjee received the first copy of the book ” Future of Indian Universities : Comparative and International perspectives ” from Nobel laureate professor Amartya Sen. This book was compiled by C. Raj Kumar.