🔘 The General Assembly declared 12 April as the International Day of Human Space Flight.
🔘 Two schemes of the West Bengal government for skill development- “Utkarsh Bangla” and distribution of bicycles to students “Sabooj Sathi” have won the prestigious World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) awards of the United Nations.
🔘 Recently, SBI has entered into an agreement with PAISALO DIGITAL LIMITED.
🔘 President Jovenel Moise announced that Jean Michel Lapin will be the new prime minister of Haiti. It is French-speaking Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country.
🔘 The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has approved the merger of Tata Teleservices with Bharti Airtel Ltd., subject to the condition that it furnishes a Rs 7200 crore bank guarantee.
🔘 Hong Kong’s equity market has overtaken Japan to be the world’s third largest in value, behind only the U.S. and mainland China.
🔘 Telugu Poet K Siva Reddy Selected For Prestigious Saraswati Samman 2018.
🔘 Vikram Nath has recently been appointed as the first Chief Justice of the Andhra Pradesh High Court.
🔘 In a bureaucratic reshuffle, the Centre has appointed Gargi Kaul as Secretary, Defence Finance.