30 July 2018 Current Affairs
3 day National Conference Vice Chancellors & Directors
On the auspicious occasion of Guru Purnima, the Ministry of Human Resource Development organized a National Conference of Vice Chancellors & Directors of Higher Education Institutions of India in New Delhi.
Srikrishna Committee suggests amendments in Aadhaar Act
The high-level panel on data protection framework headed by Justice B N Srikrishna submitted its report to the government.
Nehru Memorial Museum & Library to house museum for all PMs
Amid opposition by some members, the government decided that a museum for all prime ministers of the country would be constructed in the Teen Murti Bhavan complex that houses the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML).
Kochi airport first in world to get top UN environmental award
The United Nations has honoured the Cochin International Airport (CIAL) with ‘Champion of Earth’ award for being the first airport in the world to be completely powered by solar energy.
Prabhat Koli 1st Asian Teen to swim UK France Channel
A city college student, Prabhat Koli (19), who crossed the English Channel when he was 16, has become the first Asian to swim the choppy water from Jersey (an Island in the UK) to France in cold weather.
Assam Government to roll out PRANAM Act
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)- led government in Assam will be introducing a law that will make it mandatory for state government employees to look after their aged parents and physically-challenged siblings who do not have any source of income.
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