Gist in English – 12 July 2022

  • In a parliamentary election in Japan, the ruing party, the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and its coalition partner, Komeito achieved a significant victory.
  • Prime Minister of Japan: Kishida Fumio
  • Capital of Japan: Tokyo
  • Currency of Japan: Japanese Yen
  • UN: India anticipated to overtake China as world’s most populated nation next year
  • The Department of Defense Production, Ministry of Defense, will host the first-ever Artificial Intelligence in Defence symposium and exhibition in New Delhi.
  • Deutsche Bahn (DB) will be the world’s first Intermodal Partner of Star Alliance. With this, DB and the aviation industry are sending another strong signal for the environment-friendly evolution.
  • Pallavi Singh wins the Mrs Universe Divine Crown in South Korea
  • Akash Air gets Air Operator Certificate from DCGA to take off
  • World Malala Day 2022 celebrates on 12th July
  • PM Narendra Modi unveils National Emblem on the roof of New Parliament Building
  • Jitendra Singh to launch IS4OM for Safe & Sustainable Space Environment
  • President of India attends the Yuva Sammelan hosted by “My Home India”
  • IIT-M technology to play ‘Pivot’al role in providing patients with cancer with individualised care
  • Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc wins Austrian Grand Prix 2022
  • GoI clears appointment of Brajesh Kumar Upadhyay as CMD of GSL
  • Coffee Board to collaborate with ISRO to develop climate-resistant varieties
  • CM Inaugurates Agri Index:
  • The agricultural trade fair will be held from july 15 to 18