Download Current Affairs 12th July 2015 GK Special PDF

Download Current Affairs 12th July 2015:Many candidates must be preparing for the exams and must be waiting for the current affairs of July 2015 so we are providing you with the current affairs check them. It will surely help you to score good marks in the exams. Here are some important current affairs of July 2015 for upcoming government competitive exams. These affairs will also help you in the interview round. So you can check the affairs as given below.

Download Current Affairs 12th July 2015 GK Special PDF

  1.  Serena Williams won the Women singles title of Wimbledon Open 2015. This is her sixth Wimbledon title.  Serena defeated Garbine Muguruza (Spain) in final match.
  2. Nabard plans Rs 30k cr credit to farmers
    • The state-run National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development has set an target of providing Rs 30k cr as credit to farmers for irrigation over the next 3 years.
    • The agriculture and rural focused lender has already sanctioned 1,000 crore rupees so far this year.
    • This funding will be in addition to the government’s recent announcement of providing 50,000 crore rupees of loans to farmers over the next five years under the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana.
  1. Indian’s number one tennis star Sania Mirza and her partner Martina Hingis won the Women’s double title of Wimbledon Open 2015. Sania became the first Indian woman to win a Grass Court crown.
  2. Name the founding Chairman of Kerala State Electronics Development Corporation Limited (Keltron) who died on 1 July 2015? -K P P Nambiar
  3. Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer in the finals of Wimbledon 2015 Men’s singles title and won the title.
  4. India to become an intentional auto component export for Japanese car maker Honda.
  5. Name the man responsible for conceiving the idea of short messaging service (SMS) technology, who died on 30 June 2015? -Matti Makkonen
  6. Chinese smartphone marker Xiaomi decided to launch its two new products Mi5 and Mi5 plus on 16th July, 2015.Mi5 and Mi5 plus Specifications-
    1. Screen – 5.2 inches (Mi5), 6 inches (Mi5 plus)
    2. Display – 2k
    3. Chipset Snapdragon 810 chipset
    4. RAM – 4GB
    5. Gorilla Glass 4 screen
    6. 16MP rear camera
    7. 32 GB internal storage memory
  7. The most expensive movie of Indian cinema “Bahuballi” with 250 cr. budget released on Friday 10th July, 2015. The movie set a record (in India) of highest first day earning with around 60 crore and also first Indian movie to earn 1 million in US on its first day.
  8. Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Tajikistan where the Tajikistan Prime Minister Qohir Rasulzoda along with Foreign Minister Sirojiddin Aslov came to receive him at Dushanbe International Airport.
  9. India and Kyrgyzstan today inked four agreements including culture and defence cooperation between the two nation.
  10. World Population Day was observed on 11 July 2015 with the theme? -Vulnerable Populations in Emergencies
  11. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) celebrated its 34th foundation day on 12th July, 2015. The bank was founded on 12th July, 1982 and its headquarter is in Mumbai. Dr. Harsh Kumar Bhanwal is the present chairman of the bank.
  12. World Boxing Organization (WBO) on 7 July 2015 stripped whom of the Welterweight title which he won by defeating Manny Pacquiao in May 2015? -Floyd Mayweather Jr
  13. India won second ODI against Zimbabwe by 62 runs.
  14. Seventh BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) summit was held from 8 to 9 July 2015 in which city? -Ufa, Russia
  15. India’s 1st Earthquake Warning System was on 10 July 2015 successfully installed in which state? –Uttarakhand
  16. Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar recently inducted indigeniously-developed supersonic surface-to-air missile “Akash” in the Indian Air Force (IAF).
  17. India and which other country on 10 July 2015 were accepted as the full members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a six-member regional grouping? – Pakistan
  18. Bandhan Bank Ltd on 9 July 2015 appointed whom as its Chairman? – Ashok Kumar Lahiri, former Chief Economic Adviser

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