Important Current Affairs August 30 2018 – One liner


Important Current Affairs August 30 2018 – One liner

  • Shri Arun Jaitley, Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs inaugurated the new office building of Competition Commission of India (CCI).
  • Krishna Kutir, a home for 1000 widows to be inaugurated by Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi and Shri Adityanath Yogi at Vrindavan, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
  • The maiden two-plus-two dialogue between India and the United States to be scheduled in New Delhi.
  • NASA is set to launch the Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) to measure the changes in the heights of Earth’s polar ice.
  • NASA scientists have detected signs of water above the Jupiter planet’s deepest clouds.
  • RInfra completes sale of Rs.18,800 crore Mumbai power business to Adani
  • Olympia to set up two mega IT parks in Chennai at Rs.720 crore
  • Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) will be formally launched on October 15, the birth anniversary of former President APJ Abdul Kalam.
  • Law Commission of India submitted its Report – ‘Wrongful Prosecution (Miscarriage of Justice): Legal Remedies’ to the Government of India
  • Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Harsh Vardhan releases India’s National Redd+ Strategy
  • PM Narendra Modi arrived in Nepal to attend the 4th Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) Summit.
  • Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, is leading the Indian delegation for the 6th RCEP Trade Ministers’ Meeting which begins in Singapore.
  • Chanda Kochhar – Reappointed as a director on the Secretary board of ICICI
  • National Mission on Government e Marketplace (GeM) will be launched on 5th September 2018.
  • The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of lndia signed a $346 million loan to finance improvement of over 400 kilometers of state highways in Karnataka.
  • Government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a $375 million loan agreement to contribute to double farming incomes in Madhya Pradesh.
  • Indian Railways and GAIL (India) Limited sign an MoU for Use of Natural Gas in Railway Workshops and Production Units.
  • MoU signed between Department of Biotechnology and International Energy Agency on Enhancing Innovation for the Clean Energy Transition.
  • Indian Naval ship Sahyadri reaches Port of Darwin, Australia to participate in exercise KAKADU 2018.
  • China will join Russia in a giant military exercise (Vostok 2018). Mongolia will be the third country participating in the drills.

Asian Games 2018

  • Jinson Johnson wins gold in men’s 1500m event
  • 4x400m relay women team of Hima Das, M.R. Poovamma, Saritaben Gayakwad and Vismaya won the gold
  • 4x400m relay men team of Kunhu Muhammed, A. Dharun, Muhammed Anas and Arokia Rajiv won silver
  • U. Chitra won bronze in the women’s 1500m event
  • Seema Antil in the women’s discus throw won bronze


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