Daily 13th May 2017 Current Affairs – Latest GK Questions, Current Affairs

13th May 2017 Current Affairs

Get the Latest 13th May 2022 Current Affairs from here. Here we are updating Current Affairs – National and International updates, General Awareness Questions. In today’s world, every competitive exam today contains the Questions related to the current events, latest happenings. So, one must have an enough knowledge to answer the Current Affairs, general awareness questions. We have updated the basic GK Questions, May 2022 Current Affairs for candidates reference.

Today’s Highlights – Latest Current Affairs May 2022

  • Justin Bieber performs at his first ever concert in India.
  • Bengaluru got the top place on the list of most affordable tech cities worldwide.
  • Uttar Pradesh Cabinet renames the Lord Krishna’s town Mathura-Vrindavan as Nagar Nigam.
  • FIBA revises the earlier rule banning headgears.
  • China to install a cabin on Moon.
  • Punjab CM approves online transfer policy for teachers.
  • Rajasthan government will launch action plans for reducing infant mortality rate in the state.
  • Paytm signs the non-exclusive deal to acquire FreeCharge: Report.
  • Harpreet Singh has won the bronze in Asian Wrestling Championship.
  • Shashank Manohar to complete his full term charge as ICC Chairman.
  • Home Ministry orders the NGOs to open the Bank Accounts in Core Banking format.

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12th May 2022 – International Nurses Day

Every year International Nurses Day (IND) is celebrated around the world on 12th of May. The theme of 2017 International Nurses Day (IND)  is “Nursing: A voice to lead – Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.” Nurse Day is celebrated on the birth anniversary of the Florence Nightingale.

Justice Mukul Mudgal elected head of FIFA Governance Committee

Retired judge of Delhi High Court, Justice Mukul Mudgal has elected as the Chairman of  “International Federation of Association Football” (FIFA) Governance Committee at the world football governing body’s 67th Congress meet in Manama, Bahrain. Mudgal will take office for four years effective immediately.

Rajnath Singh Launches a New Mobile App for paramilitary forces to lodge grievances

Home Minister Rajnath Singh launches critical mobile applications namely Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Grievances Redressal Mobile Application and “BSFMyApp” (For Border Security Force) in New Delhi. Through this app, all the Para Military Jawans will also be able to register their complaints and get the details about their pay, provident funds, and reputation among others.

Vinay Mohan Kwatra appointed as Indian Ambassador to France

Vinay Mohan Kwatra appointed as India’s next ambassador to France. Kwatra’s appointment comes after Presidential elections in the France, in which Emmanuel Macron was elected the President. He is currently serving as joint secretary in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).

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NASA Detects Signs of Water in a distant Neptune-Sized Planet

Scientists of NASA have detected the strong water signature in an atmosphere of a distant Neptune-sized planet called HAT-P-26b. The  HAT-P-26b has located about 437 light years away. HAT-P-26b has a primitive atmosphere composed entirely of hydrogen and helium.

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India test-fires Spyder missile

Surface-to-air Python and Derby (Spyder) missile system test fires from the mobile launching complex-III of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur-on-sea at Odisha. Both the Spyder missiles are smokeless which makes it harder to detect the visually and the launch position. The defense system comprises two missiles – Python and Derby – with an active onboard radar which makes the Spyder system more lethal.

China tests a Lunar Palace on earth

China has set up a 160-square-meter (1,720-square-foot) laboratory called as “Yuegong-1”, or “Lunar Palace” for simulating a lunar-like environment. The Lunar Palace is the world’s third bio-regenerative life support base and the first to be developed in China.

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Bengaluru ranks 20th in world’s most affordable tech City Index

Bengaluru named the world’s most affordable tech city in the new Savills Tech Cities Index 2022. It is also named as the Information Technology (IT) capital of India. Bengaluru ranks 20th among tech cities in the world while Austin topped the list, followed by San Francisco and New York.

Indian Election Commission Launches National Contact Centre

The Indian Election Commission launched National Contact Centre. The National Contact Centre operates on a National Grievance Redressal System Software. Each state and UnionTerritory will also soon set up and operationalize dedicated State Contact Centre (SCC) and District Contact Centre (DCC) to ensure seamless flow of information across the contact centers for handling issues/ query from citizens