07 May 2018 Current Affairs
Vladimir Putin sworn-in as Russian President for 4th term
Vladimir Putin was sworn-in as the President of Russia for the fourth time, renewing another six-year term in office.
Neeraj breaks own National record
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has broke his own national record by clearing a distance of 87.43m to finish 4th at the Diamond League series.
Renowned Marathi Singer Arun Date passes away
Veteran Marathi singer Arun Date, known for his popular song “Shukratara” had passed away in Mumbai. He was 84. He was the first recipient of the state government’s ‘Gajananrav Vatave Puraskar’.
Royal Navy receives its minesweeping system
Britain’s Royal Navy has taken the delivery of its first unmanned autonomous minesweeping system. It can be operated from a land or ship-based control station & can be deployed from a suitable ship or port.
Eleven Gods and a Billion Indians authored by Boria Majumdar
Famous Cricket journalist Boria Majumdar has written a book Eleven Gods and A Billion Indians.
India topped list of fastest growing economies
India tops the list of the fastest growing economies in the world for the coming decade and is projected to grow at 7.9% annually, ahead of China & US, According to a Harvard University report.
3rd South Asian Junior Athletics Championships: India tops with 50 medals
India finished on top in the 7-nation 3rd South Asian Junior Athletics Championships in Colombo, Sri Lanka on the final day. India ended with 20 gold, 22 silver and 8 bronze medals (Total 50 Medals).
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