Gist in English – 8 July 2022

  • Delhi to host India’s biggest shopping festival in 2023
  • A new book titled ‘Getting the Bread: The Gen-Z Way to Success’ by Prarthna Batra
  • Suranjan Das named as the new president of AIU
  • R Dinesh named the Confederation of Indian Industry’s new president
  • India’s undernourished population drops to 224.3 million as per UN report
  • World Kishwahili Language Day: 07 July
  • Gita Gopinath becomes 1st woman to feature on IMF’s ‘wall of former chief economists’
  • Amitabh Kant, former CEO of NITI Aayog, to serve as new G-20 Sherpa
  • Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change will be organizing “Hariyali Mahotsav” on 8th July, 2022 at Talkatora Stadium, New Delhi.
  • India’s first mobile telematics-based auto insurance introduced by Edelweiss
  • Rajendra Prasad Memorial Award inception announced by Dr. Jitendra Singh
  • Parshottam Rupala inaugurates India’s first ever Animal Health Summit
  • India’s unemployment rate increase to 7.80 percent, Haryana and Rajasthan at top
  • India is included in UNESCO’s cultural heritage group.