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- 0.1 12 Agreements Signed between India and Germany.
- 0.2 For Skill India Contribution Tata Motors Gets Awarded.
- 0.3 $ 100 million loans Signed between Asian Development Bank (ADB) & Punjab National Bank (PNB) to finance solar rooftop projects.
- 0.4 To Manufacture Biofuel Scientist Develop New Technologies at IIT Kharagpur.
- 0.5 Bicycle Petrol Launched by Delhi Police.
- 0.6 World Bank report: India ranks 120th among 131 nations in women workforce.
- 0.7 From 2018 India has its own GPS system.
- 0.7.1 GK QUESTION AND ANSWER FOR TODAYS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS.
- 0.7.2 These were some of the best and major daily current affairs and GK question answer and quiz 2017 which will surely help you get a seat in any government exams like UPSC, RRB, IBPS P, Clerk, SSC, Railways, and other government exams.
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12 Agreements Signed between India and Germany.
- India and Germany inked twelve memoranda of understanding and agreements following bilateral delegation-level talks presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel.
- The agreements inked included nine joint declarations of intent (JDIs) and three memoranda of understanding.
- The agreements include collaboration in the field of digitalization, skill development, and cooperation in cyber policy
- The two nations also agreed to resume the free trade talks between India and the European Union.
New one rupee notes of Pink Green Colour to be in circulation soon.
- The Reserve Bank of India will soon put into circulation currency notes in one rupee denomination.
- The Government of India has printed the notes bearing the rupee symbol.
- The note will bear the signature of Shaktikanta Das, Secretary in the Ministry of Finance.
- The surrounding design of one rupee note will consist the picture of ‘Sagar Samrat’ the oil exploration platform.
ICBM defense system successfully tested by Pentagon for the first time.
- United States has for the first time successfully tested its defense system against an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM).
- Initially, it was fired from the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands.
- Against a simulated ICBM, it was the first live-fire test for the Ground-Based Missile Defense.
- As per the Pentagon, the test comes after Pyongyang fired its ninth missile this year.
For Skill India Contribution Tata Motors Gets Awarded.
- “HR Innovations of the year” Award goes to Tata Motors for its significant contribution to skill development in the automotive sector.
- The program was held in Hong Kong.
- The major aim is to make the Indian Automotive Industry globally competitive.
- The company focuses on skilling school drop-outs and especially women while enhancing global employability.
$ 100 million loans Signed between Asian Development Bank (ADB) & Punjab National Bank (PNB) to finance solar rooftop projects.
- This is the first tranche loan of the $500 million multi-tranche finance facility Solar Rooftop Investment Program(SRIP) approved by ADB in 2016.
- The Government of India has granted this agreement.
- ADB funds will be used by PNB to make further loans to various developers and end users to install rooftop solar systems.
- The first tranche loan of $100 million would be financed entirely from the CTF.
To Manufacture Biofuel Scientist Develop New Technologies at IIT Kharagpur.
- IIT Kharagpur has developed with a new technology known as soil-to-soil manufacturing technology.
- It will help in manufacturing Biofuels.
- The process required chemical treatment that results in polluting the environment.
- It is estimated that Biofuel business in India will touch RS. 50,000 crore by 2022.
Bicycle Petrol Launched by Delhi Police.
- It was launched by Delhi Police for better policing on 30 May 2017.
- It was launched by Union minister of home affairs Hansraj Gangaram Ahir.
- Parks, where citizens including senior citizens and women go for morning and evening walk, will be the major area of focusing.
- It was launched as a part of Green Initiative for patrolling the parks, cooperative societies, etc.
World Bank report: India ranks 120th among 131 nations in women workforce.
- According to India Development Report released by World Bank, India had one of the lowest female participation in the workforce, ranking 120th among 131 countries.
- As per the report, the participation level has been dropping since 2005, despite having 42% women who are graduates.
- Jobs for Indian women remain primarily in the agriculture sector.
- Indian women’s workforce participation is closer to Pakistan (24.6 percent) and the Arab world (23.3 percent).
43rd G7 Summit Held in Italy.
- It was held on 26-27 May 2017 in Taormina, Sicily, Italy.
- The Group of 7 (G7) is a group consisting of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States.
- The theme of the Italian G7 Summit 2017 is-” Building the Foundation of Renewed Trust.”
- This is the sixth time that Italy has taken over the rotating G7 Presidency.
From 2018 India has its own GPS system.
- From next year we will not depend on Google maps, as India will have its own GPS system.
- ‘NavIC’ will be operational early 2018.
- Full Form of NavIC is Navigation with Indian Constellation.
- NavIC or ‘Navigation with Indian Constellation’ the name given by PM Narendra Modi after the launch of Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System IRNSS-1G.
GK QUESTION AND ANSWER FOR TODAYS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS.
- The capital of Germany: Berlin.
- The currency of Germany: Euro.
- The Indian New one Rupee note Currency Colour: Pink Green.
- Scientists have discovered potentially habitable earth like a planet: Super Earth.
- Tata Motors program was held in Hong Kong.
- National Institute of Oceanography: Dona Paula, Goa.
- New Delhi Police Commissioner: Amulya Patnaik.
- Lt.Governor of New Delhi: Anil Baijal.
- Deputy Governor of RBI: BP Kanungo, SS Mundra, NS Vishwanathan & Viral Acharya.
- World no Tobacco Day: 31st May.
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