Current Affairs GIST in English – 17 August, 2022

  • India to Start Supplying Petrol With 20% Ethanol from April 2023.
  • Karnataka Bank launches term deposit scheme “KBL AmritSamriddhi”.
  • Nation Celebrates 150th Birth Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo.
  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh unveils statue of Marwari warrior Veer DurgadasRathore.
  • India’s first 3D-printed Human Cornea developed by CCMB, IIT Hyderabad, and LVPEI.
  • Simon Stiell of Grenada named as new UNFCCC Executive Secretary.
  • William Ruto is declared Kenya’s next president.
  • Covid booster vaccination approved first in the United Kingdom.
  • Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia from November 16-25, 2022.
  • 4 independent directors reappointed by GoI to RBI’s central board.
  • Delhi HC Appoints Committee To Take Over Affairs Of Indian Olympic Association (IOA).
  • India Can Be USD 5 Trillion Economy By FY29 If GDP Grows At 9% For 5 Years.