Current Affairs GIST in English – 18 August, 2022

  • State Bank of India introduced its first dedicated branch to support start-ups
  • Rajkiran Rai named as new MD of NaBFID
  • Former BCCI Secretary Amitabh Choudhary passes away
  • Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien announces retirement from International Cricket
  • Defence Minister Rajnath Singh gives “F-INSAS” system to Indian Army
  • Centre Approves Limit of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme(ECLGS) to 5 Lakh Crore
  • India Gift Dornier Maritime Reconnaissance Aircraft to Sri Lanka
  • PM Modi announced ‘Panch Pran’ goal for the next 25 years
  • India’s IT Secretary Alkesh Kumar Sharma named to high-level UN internet panel
  • ‘Medicine from the sky’: First Pilot Project Launched in Arunachal Pradesh
  • Centre Launches Paalan 1000 National campaign and Parenting App
  • Vostok-2022: Indo-China military drills to be held in Russia
  • Bal Aadhar Initiative: 79 Lakh Children Enrolled under UIDAI
  • New deposit products introduced by Ujjivan SFB and Bank of Baroda.