Current Affairs » March 2018 » The First Cyber Police Station Of Haryana Has Been Established In Gurugram Where Cyber Offences Related Cases Will Be Registered
→ Anjum Moudgil won her first International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) World Cup Silver medal in the Women’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions (3P) event at the Guadalajara, Mexico.
→ Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II recognised Srishti Bakshi from India as the 26th Commonwealth Point of Light in honour of her exceptional service to empowering women in India.
→ Cab hailing platform Uber has roped in Indian cricket team captain, Virat Kohli as its brand ambassador in India.
→ Commerce and Industries Minister Suresh Prabhu given additional charge of the Civil Aviation Ministry.
→ Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) and Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport have beaten 1,952 other airports from 176 countries to tie at number one for world’s best airports, as per Airports Council International (ACI) ASQ 2017 rankings.
→ Gora Ho, a teenager from the tribal belt of Jharkhand, won gold partnering Akash and Gaurav Lambe in the team recurve event at the Asia Cup.
→ In another first for women, 25-year-old Prakriti has been inducted as the first direct-entry combat officer in the border guarding force, ITBP.
→ India‘s biggest Media & Entertainment Services Market - enTTech 2018 was inaugurated in Mumbai.
→ Indian-origin steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta has been appointed by Britain’s Prince Charles as an official ambassador for the Industrial Cadets programme designed to nurture manufacturing skills.
→ PM Narendra Modi inaugurated National Legislators Conference on the theme ‘We For Development’ in New Delhi.
→ Rajasthan became the 2nd State, after Madhya Pradesh to pass a Bill providing death penalty to those convicted of raping girls of 12 years and below.
→ Telangana IT and Industries Minister K T Rama Rao inaugurated the biennial event on Civil Aviation and Aerospace titled ‘Wings India 2018‘ at the Begumpet Airport.
→ The Border Security Force (BSF) and the Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) declared an 8.3 km stretch along the border a ‘crime free zone.’
→ The first cyber police station of Haryana has been established in Gurugram where cyber offences related cases will be registered.
→ The government of Telangana launched Women Entrepreneurship Hub (WE-Hub), India‘s first state-led incubator for women entrepreneurs.
→ The International Solar Alliance (ISA) is working for the deployment of over 1,000 GW of solar energy and aims to mobilise more than USD 1,000 billion into solar energy project by 2030.
→ The largest ever Winter Paralympics were officially inaugurated in freezing conditions at the Olympic Stadium in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
→ The Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim will resign next week.
→ The objective of the National e-Mobility Programme is to provide an impetus to the entire e-mobility ecosystem including vehicle manufacturers, charging infrastructure companies, fleet operators etc.
→ The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed a fine of Rs 5 crores on Airtel Payments Bank for flouting Know Your Customer (KYC) norms and operating guidelines.
→ The Sufi singing pair of Wadali Brothers was broken as Pyarelal Wadali, the younger brother, passed away at the age of 65 in Amritsar.
→ Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Minister of State for Science and Technology Y.S.Chowdary of the Telugu Desam Party submitted their resignations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
→ US and Israeli had launched the so-called “Juniper Cobra 2018” military drill that simulates a missile attack on Israel.
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