Latest Current affairs 22.February.2017

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the ‘UP Investors Summit’ in Lucknow.

“Uttar Pradesh Investors’ Summit 2018”

  • Venue = Lucknow
  • Inaugurated By = Prime Minister = Narendra Modi


Uttar Pradesh

  • capital: Lucknow
  • Cm: Yogi Adityanath
  • Governor: Ram Naik

Renowned cardiologist and Padma vibhushan awardee dr Bk goyal passed away. He was 82.

Noted Cardiologist = B.k. Goyal

  • He was a consultant to the famous Texas Heart Institute at Houston, USA.

 Conferred Award:

  • Padma Shri = 1984
  • Padma Bhushan =1989
  • Padma Vibhushan = 2005

Indian and Indonesian armies began the sixth edition of ‘Garuda Shakti’ military drill.


  • Sixth Edition    Garuda Shakti Military Drill
  • Venue = Bandung, Indonesia


Capital: Jakarta

  • Currency: Rupiah
  • President: Joko Widodo

Indian Brand Ambassador  → Shri Pradeep Kumar Rawat

India will host the global World Environment Day celebrations on 5 June 2018.

World Environment Day  5 June 2018

  • Theme ‘beat Plastic Pollution’
  • Host Country India

According to UNICEF’S Report, India ranks 12th among 52 low-middle income countries having highest infant mortality rates.

  • According  → UNICEF Report → India Ranks 12th → 52 Low-middle Income Countries

Highest Infant Mortality Rates ⇒ Over 6 Lakh Children Dying Within First Month Of Their Birth→ 2016

Neonatal Mortality Rate →  25.4 Deaths Per 1,000 Live Births → 2016 

  • Babies born in Japan, Iceland and Singapore have the best chance of survival.
  • while newborns in Pakistan, the Central African Republic and Afghanistan face the worst odds.


Unicef = United Nations Children’s Fund

Headquarters: New York City

Uma Bharti has launched the Bagori Ganga Gram project, New Swajal Project at Bagori and Gangotri Iconic Place at Dunda village in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand

  • Bagori Ganga Gram Project
  •  New Swajal Project At Bagori 
  • Gangotri Iconic Place At Dunda Village In Uttarkashi District Of Uttarakhand

Uma Bharati

  • Union Drinking Water And Sanitation Minister 
  • Constituency: Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh



  • Cm: Trivendra Singh Rawat
  • governor: Krishan Kant Paul

Telangana government has partnered with Nasscom to set up a Center of Excellence for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.

Telangana Government ⇔ Nasscom

To Set Up A Center Of Excellence For Data Science & Artificial Intelligence

  • Telangana will be the first state in India to bring Artificial Intelligence in public health screening.



  • Headquarters: New Delhi
  • Chairman: Raman Roy


Capital: Hyderabad

  • Cm: K. Chandrashekar Rao
  •  Governor: E. S. L. Narasimhan

Google launched a new product called “Google Pay”

  • Google has finally started the rollout of “Google Pay “a single payments platform that merges Android Pay and Google Wallet. 

Cobra Gold Military Exercise Held In Thailand

US Marines in Thailand for the Cobra Gold training exercise took part in one of the wildest parts of the drills – drinking cobra blood. 

  •  it is the 37th edition of the exercise. 
  • Cobra Gold is an annual military exercise for Marines and one of the largest in the Indo-Pacific region.

 Seven countries are participating in Cobra Gold  →“the US, Thailand, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, and Singapore.”

  •  Part of the drill involves jungle survival. Marines learn which plants and animals are safe to eat if they’re ever stranded.



  • Capital- Bangkok 
  • Currency-Thai baht.

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