Home / Current Affairs / Current Affairs 17th January 2018

Current Affairs 17th January 2018

NABARD Grade A & B Online Course Get Course Now
150+ RRB NTPC Previous Solved Papers PDF  Free Download Now
RBI Grade B Complete Online Course Register Today
RRB JE Free Study Material PDF Books Free Download Now
RRB NTPC Free Study Material PDF Free Download Now
All Exam Free Study Group (Free Videos,Pdf,Mock etc) Join Right Now


Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Current Affairs 17th January 2018 (today’s current affairs). Below are the current affairs of 17th January of this year-

  1. The World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked India at 30th position on a global manufacturing index.
  2. Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to promise help to develop a 143-year-old Jewish cemetery in Vadodara into a memorial and tourist attraction.
  3. Chhattisgarh High Court has issued a directive to all trial courts in the state to mandatorily obtain Aadhaar Cards of accused persons.
  4. The ‘I4Fund Call for Proposal’ was announced with the joint launch of the website and the unveiling of the brochure by the two PMs.
  5. Brazil’s securities regulator prohibited local investment funds from buying cryptocurrencies.
  6. The Bombay Stock Exchange’s India International Exchange listed the first bond on its Global Securities Market.
  7. A new moth species named ‘Elcysma Ziroensis’ has been discovered in the Talle Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh.
  8. On 15th January 2018, Sarod maestro Pandit Buddhadev Dasgupta passed away following a cardiac arrest at his home in south Kolkata.
  9. Ecuador’s Foreign Minister Maria announced that the country has granted citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
  10. The first joint estimation of tigers in the Sunderbans, spread across India and Bangladesh, began on Monday, with a training workshop.
  11. Maharashtra’s mine workers who face an increased risk of tuberculosis will be part of awareness programmes on the illness.
  12. NASA scientists have spotted the farthest known galaxy in the universe.
  13. Sudhir Dalvi has presented the Janakavi P Sawlaram award at a function in Thane, Maharashtra.
  14. TV actress Charu Rohatgi, known for her roles in serials like ‘Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?’ and ‘Uttaran’, passed away.
  15. prime minister narendra modi arrived in rajasthan’s barmer where he will inaugurate the commencement of work of an oil refinery at pachpadra.
  16. President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the ‘Economic Democracy Conclave’ at Thane, Maharashtra.
  17. Punjab State Government signed a MoU with the Indian Oil Corporation to set up bio-gas and bio-CNG plants in the state.
  18. Indian peacekeepers in UN Mission in South Sudan have re-built a key bridge in record time in strife-torn South Sudan’s Akoka village.
GovernmentAdda Recommends Ixambee Free Mock Tests
NABARD Grade A & B Free All India Mock Test Attempt Today
SBI PO Free All India Mock Test Attempt Now
RBI Grade B Free All India Mock Test Attempt Now
FCI Free Study Material PDF Books Free Download Now
SSC JE Free Study Material PDF Books Free Download Now
Download Quant Power Bank (1000+ Pages) Free Download Now
Reasoning & GI Booster -Power Bank Book (1200+ Pages) Free Download Now
Free Download English Power Bank Free PDF Free Download Now

About GovernmentAdda

We provide all Govt Jobs Like Banking, SSC, FCI,UPSC, Railways and all other important government exams Study Materials,Tricks,Quizes,Notifications,Videos etc.

Check Also

List of Australian Open 2019 Winners : Very Important For Upcoming Exams

NABARD Grade A & B Online Course Get Course Now 150+ RRB NTPC Previous Solved …