Latest GK GS

Updated By: LatestGKGS Desk

Daily Current Affairs 16th March 2018 Bulletins



Daily Current Affairs Bulletins

1. Bengaluru gets 5th cheapest city rank in the world in Economist Intelligence Unit's 2018 Cost of Living Index report.

2. Karnataka Bank opens its first fully Women operated a branch in Bengaluru.

3. The 4th Edition of Women of India Organic Festival starts at World Trade Centre, Mumbai from March 16 – 20, 2018.

4. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the continuation of Urea Subsidy Scheme from 2017 up to 2020.  

5. According to Fitch rating agency, India's growth rate will be 7.3 percent in the next financial year and 7.5 percent in 2019-20. 

6. According to the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network's 2018 World Happiness Report, India has been ranked 133rd in a list of 156 countries. Finland has topped this list. 

7. India has been ranked at 78th in the list 114 countries on the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) energy transition index. Sweden has topped this list. 

8. The Indian football team has reached at 99th place in the latest world ranking released by FIFA. 

9. The Union Cabinet has approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Iran on cooperation in the field of Health and traditional systems of medicine. 


Latest United Nations Updates

» International Solar Alliance 11th March 2018 guests in first summit

» UN International Mother Language Day on 21 Feb Theme, History

» World Day of Social Justice on 20 February 2018 Themes, Features