Current Affairs 12 April 2018

Daily Current GK Update

12 APRIL, 2018

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  1. 10th DEFEXPO begins in Tamil Nadu.

The biennial exhibition of weapons and military hardware – DEFEXPO India 2018 has begins at Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. The DEFEXPO inaugurated by Prime Minister Modi.

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Defence Minister: – Nirmala Sitharaman


  1. Prime Minister inaugurate 16th International Energy forum Ministerial Meeting.

PM Narendra Modi inaugurated 16th International Energy forum Ministerial Meeting in New Delhi. The meeting was hosted by India and Co-hosted by China and South Korea.


  1. President 3 African Nation visit: Sign 4 MOUs with Zambia.

On three African Nation visit President Ram Nath Kovind visit the last nation Zambia after Equatorial Guinea and Swaziland.

Four MOUs signed between both countries including Establishment of Entrepreneur Development Institute in Zambia, Taxation, visa exemption on diplomatic passport and judicial.


  1. Mark Zuckerberg present before the US Senators.

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg present before the US Senators in case of user data harvesting by Cambridge Analytica. He said that he will do everything to protect elections in India and other countries.


  1. Four killed in Valley (J&K).

Four persons including 2 teenagers, one soldier were killed and over 60 injured as security forces opened fire on protestors who gathered near the site of an encounter in Kulgam.


  1. CWG 2018: Shooter Shreyasi  Singh wins gold in shooting.

Indian Shooter Shreyasi   Singh wins 21th gold for India in women’s Double Trap event.


  1. CWG 2018: Shooter Om Mitharval wins bronze in shooting.

Indian Shooter Om Mitharval wins bronze in men’s 50 meter Pistol event. He also won the bronze in men’s 10 meter Air Pistol event.


  1. IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals win the match by defeating Delhi.


  1. IPL 2018: Chennai Super kings wins his second IPL match bt defeating kolkata Knight riders (KKR).
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