Current Affairs 20th July 2017 – Gk Today
1.Former Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind has been elected as the 14th President of India.
2.Veteran BJP leader L.K Advani received the Life time achievement award for his contributions as a Parliamentarian in the Lok Sabha.
3.The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has launched the ” mAadhar ” app for Syncing Aadhar data on mobile phone.
4.US President Donald Trump has nominated Raytheon Lobbyist Mark Esper as the next secretary of Army.
5.An Actor – Song writer Red West has passed away.
6.Telangana government has launched a portal ” Janahita ” grievance redressel system.
7.According to the Asian Development Bank (ADB) supplement report , India is expected to achieve the projected growth rate of 7.4% in 2017 and further up 7.6% next year.
8.Kamal Haasan has been appointed brand ambassador of Pro Kabaddi legue franchise ” Tamil Thalaives “.
9.Google has launched ” Hire ” , a recruiting app for Small and Medium sized businesses