Daily Current Affairs Update – 29th July 2016

GK Eduwrap 29th July


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National – Across the India:


Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival1. The fourth edition of the Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival, which pays homage to the rich culture of northeast India, commenced in Guwahati.


It is dedicated to the film fraternity of the region.


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International Cricket Council (ICC)1. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has selected Muttiah Muralidaran, Karen Rolton, Arthur Morris and George Lohmann to be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.


They will be presented with commemorative caps to honour their contribution to the game of cricket in order to mark their induction.


Appointments & Resignations:


1. The European Union (EU’s) executive has appointed Michel Barnier, as its Chief Negotiator for the United Kingdom’s exit from the bloc.


He is former French Financial Services Commissioner.


Memorandum of Understanding (MoU):


Poseidon-8I (P8I)1. India has signed a defence deal with United States worth over $1 billion.


The MoU is to purchase four additional  long-range maritime surveillance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft.



Science & Technology:


IMD1. The Union Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) has announced that India Meteorological Department (IMD) will use supercomputer to forecast India’s annual summer monsoon.


The forecast made by a supercomputer will be based on a dynamical monsoon model and will be operational from year 2017.


Important Dates:


World Hepatitis Day1. The World Hepatitis Day is being observed every year on July 28 around the globe to spread awareness about viral hepatitis.


The aim is to encourage diagnosis, prevention and treatment of Hepatitis.

2016 Theme was “Elimination” that focuses on elimination of hepatitis as a public health threat by 2030.



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