Current Affairs GK updates of 30th January 2018. Get updated with daily current affairs updates with important news for upcoming exams. Read current affairs daily updates for improving your performance in government job exams.
Himachal Pradesh CM launches Zero Budget Natural Farming Project
CM of Himachal Pradesh on 29 January, 2018 launched a Zero Budget Natural Farming Project. The aim of the project is to promote organic farming in Himachal. It was launched in Palampur at Chaudhary Sarvan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalay.
Sandeep Lamichhane Becomes First Nepali Player to Get IPL Contract
Sandeep Lamichhane from Nepal has become the first Nepali cricketer to have signed a contract in IPL 2018. He was selected by Delhi Daredevils for his base price of Rs. 20 Lakh. Sandeep Lamichhane is a leg spinner who became famous after in 2016 U-19 World Cup where he guided Nepal team to the eighth place in the mega cricket tournament. He became second highest wicket taker in 2016 U-19 World Cup.
Asia’s biggest auto testing track inaugurated in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh
India has established Asia’s biggest auto testing track in Pithampur of Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh State. The center was inaugurated by India’s Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries Mr. Babul Supriyo. It is established over a land of 4000 acres. With the establishment of automobile industry, more employment opportunities will be generated for the youths of the country……….Continue Reading
VINBAX: first India and Vietnam military exercise in Jabalpur
Taking the defence relations one step ahead,VINBAX, first military exercise between India and Vietnam started on 29 January, 2018 at Jabalpur of Madhya Pradesh. The exercise will take place for six days.
International Bird Festival To Be Held In Dudhwa National Park
International Bird Festival is going to be held in India at Dudhwa National Park, Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh in next month. The event is expected to be attended by approximately 200 leading ornithologists. The aim will be to promote eco-tourism in Dudhwa and to make it recognizable at international level by presenting its arts, culture, and heritage at the event.
Famous Bollywood playback singer Asha Bhosle will be honoured with Yash Chopra Memorial award on 16 Feb, 2018. She is the fifth recipient of the award after Lata Mangeshkar, actors Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, and King khan of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan. The award will be given to Asha G on February 16, 2018. The awards is given annually in the memory of late producer and director Yash Chopra.
In a recent survey done by GoBankingRates, India is the second cheapest country to live while south Africa being the first one. The survey was done on 112 countries of the world. The following parameters were considered while ranking cheapest countries to live in or retire.