Current Affairs 23rd & 24th July 2017 – GKToday
1.India has ranked 132nd out of 152 nations on the inaugural ” Commitment to reducing inequality Index ” released by International NGO oxform in association with development finance international.Topped by Sweden.
2.China and Russia have started large-scale naval exercise ” Joint Sea 2017 ” in the Baltic sea.
3.Union minister of state for Home Kiran Rijiju inaugurated the research Institute of World Ancient , Traditional , Culture & Heritage (RIWATCH) and Chimari Bridge in Arunachal Pradesh.
4.US Navy has commissioned World’s largest aircraft carrier , USS General R Ford.
5.England Women Cricket team has won the 2017 ICC World cup title.
6.Indian Shuttler HS Pranoy has won the 2017 US Open Grand Prix Gold badminton title.
7.Former Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Prof. Udipi Ramachandra Rao has passed away.
8.The 10th edition of Urban Mobility India Conference will be host in Hyderabad in November.
9.Iran and Iraq have signed an MoU to set up Military cooperation and the fight against terrorism & Extremism.
10.The World’s first full scale floating wind farm has started to take shape off in Scotland.
11.According to the US report India 3rd largest terror target after Iraq and Afghanistan