Here are all Current Affairs Today December 7 2017 with summarized form. It cover all major areas like national, International, Sports, States and more. So read it carefully to get an overview of today’s major updates.
World’s smallest Mona Lisa ‘painted’ with DNA
World’s smallest copy of Italian polymath Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting ‘Mona Lisa’ was created by scientists of California Institute of Technology in the US. They created it by using DNA. DNA origami self-assembles into large arrays with totally customised patterns, creating a sort of canvas that can display any image.
Border Security Force Adopts Ways To Curb Suicides, Depression Among Jawans
India’s largest border-guarding force BSF has started two projects for curbing problems like suicides and mental depression amongst its soldiers. A ‘wellness quotient assessment’ test in has been included in their annual medical checkup. The step will help the BSF to early detect any kind of depression among its jawans at the earliest level so that it could be treated on time to avoid any chances of suicide by the depressed jawans.
As per the senior BSF Director General KK Sharma, there have been more deaths due to heart attacks, suicides and accidents among troops rather than in operations in the past. So this kind of initiative was much needed in BSF.
PM Modi inaugurates BR Ambedkar International Centre
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the BR Ambedkar International Centre at Delhi on Thursday. This is an advanced center for performing research on social and economic issues. Along with that two statues of the Dalit icon were also unveiled by PM at the centre in Janpath. The inauguration programme was also attended by Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot, Minister of State Ramdas Athawale and Union Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Vijay Goel.
Andhra Pradesh signs MoU with South Korea
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chadrababu Naidu has signed MoU with South Korea and has invited the country’s businesses to invest in Andhra Pradesh. Naidu while speaking at first meeting with ancillary industries of Kia Motors described about the bright business opportunities in India and AP. He also assured to investors from Korea that state government will provide them every possible assistance in staring the business in Andhra Pradesh.
Yogi Adityanath led Uttar Pradesh state government has become first state of India to endorse center’s “Triple Talaq” Draft Bill. According to the bill, giving divorce to wife by saying Talaq word three times is an offence. According to bill if a person uses this controversial Islamic practice to give divorce to his wife thene he will be given three years jail punishment with no bail option.
India and Cuba signed MoU for Better cooperation in health sector
An MoU signed between India and Cuba for better cooperation in health sector. From India side it was signed by Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Sh. JP Nadda and his counterpart from Cuba Dr Roberto Tomas Morales Ojeda in the presence of senior health ministry officials.
The MoU signed between India and Cuba is important for exchanging in the health sector and to develop institutional framework for cooperation in the health sector between the two countries.
USA recognised Jerusalem as capital of Israel officially Under Donald Trump
United States (US) marked the beginning of new approach to conflicts between Israel and the Palestinians as Trump officially recognised Jerusalem as capital of Israel. It was confirmed by US President Donald Trump. Trump asked to state departments to make the required arrangements to transfer US embassy from its current location Tel Aviv to new location Jerusalem.
India at South Asian Regional Badminton Team Championship has beaten Nepal by a margin of 3-0 to clinch its first South Asian Regional Badminton Championship on Tuesday. India shown remarkable performance throughout the tournament as it entered to final without losing a single game.