- Bengaluru City development Minister K.J. George voluntarily resigned from the post on 18th July,2016.
- On 18th July, 2016, NGT(National Green Tribunal) stated to the transport department to issue a public notice for not registering diesel vehicle cars which are older than ten years.
- Indian army is going to move third regiment of T-72 battle tanks to Ladakh.
- On 18th July, 2016, The Supreme court ordered BCCI to implement the panel report of R.M Lodha to reform BCCI.
- On 17th July, 2016 around 1 lakh Venezuelan people have crossed the Simon Bolivar Bridge from San Antonio de Táchira in Venezuela to Cucuta in Columbia to buy basic commodities.
- Bandhan Bank Ltd. announced to reduce interest rates on microloans by 0.6% from 18th July, 2016.
- Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) reported a 9.8% increase in its first quarter and planning to invest Rs. 1000 crore for personal care product factory in Assam by 2017.
- Telecom company Idea has announced 67% reduction to 4G and 3G mobile internet rates.
- ICICI prudential Life Insurance Company has filed a draft to SEBI for an IPO to sell the shares of worth Rs 182 million in order to fetch around 5,000 crore.
- SoftBank Group are going to buy U.K chip designer ARM(Advanced RISC Machines) holdings PLC(Programmable Logic Controller) in a 24.3 billion pound ($32.2 billion) deal on 18th July, 2016.
- Saurav Ghosal reaches a 11th National singles title in squash after defeating Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu in the Otters Club, Bandra on 17th July, 2016.
- Sidharth Rawat was defeated by Shuichi Sekiguchi of Japan in the first round of the $50,000 tennis tournament in Korea on 18th July, 2016.
- Shivani will assist Indian team as a lead in the Asian Junior (under-19) women’s volleyball championship at Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand from 23rd July, 2016 to 31st July, 2016.
- Delhi Dynamos Football club has signed Soram Poirei and Milan Singh for the upcoming “Hero Indian Super League”.
- The International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach confirmed that the “Russian doping deception” were proved by the World- Anti-doping Agency on 18th July, 2016.
- Indian Athletes who are going to represent in Olympic Games were present with the Sports Minister Vijay Goel, IOA president N.Ramachandran, Salman Khan, A.R. Rahman and others during an event on 18th July, 2016.
Science And Technology News:-
- MIT scientist have created a solar power enabled cheap water treatment device for rural Indians.
- SpaceX rocket launched to the International Space Station on 18th July, 2016.
Q1. What is the name of the Sports Minister
- Vijay Goel
- Prakash Javadekar
- Nitin Gadkari
Q2. What is the name of the President of International Olympic Committee (IOC)
- Jacques Rogge
- Thomas Bach
- Mr Franco CARRARO
Q3. WADA stands for …………..
- World Anti-Doping Agency
- World Association of Development Agency
- Washington Area Darts Association
- World Autodeal Association
Q4. What is the name of the player that reached 11th National singles title in squash championship
- John G. Nelson
- Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu
- Joshna Chinappa
- Saurav Ghosal
Q5. Name the country to which 1 lakh Venezuelan people has been reached after crossing border to buy food materials
Q1. Amitabh Kant
Q2. Pema Khandu
Q3. 40th session
Q5. Dabur India
Q6. Jarlinson Pantano
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