- 1 U. S extradites Panama ex- President Martinelli
- 2 India Defeat Kenya to lift Intercontinental Cup Football Title
- 3 Government Launches Rail Madad App to expedite, streamline passenger grievance redressal
- 4 44th G-7 Summit held in Canada
- 5 Government Launches 5000 Wi-Fi Choupals in Villages and delivery of Rail Tickets through Common Service Centers.
- 6 Latest Current Affairs
U. S extradites Panama ex- President Martinelli
Former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli returned home to face political espionage and embezzlement charges after being extradited from the United States.
He had been jailed in Miami since his arrest at his home in June 2017.
The 66- year old Martinelli, who is Panama’s President from 2009-2014, is accused of embezzlement and illegally monitoring phone calls and other communications.
India Defeat Kenya to lift Intercontinental Cup Football Title
India beat Kenya 2-0 to lift the Intercontinental Cup.
Both Goals come from Skipper Sunil Chhetri.
Chhetri put India in the lead in the 8th Minute, and scored a second in the 29th Minute.
With the Goals, Sunil Chhetri became the joint second highest International Goal scorer among the Active Players.
Chhetri is tied on the second spot with Argentine Lionel Messi, both having scored 64 Goals for country.
Government Launches Rail Madad App to expedite, streamline passenger grievance redressal
The Minister of Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal has launched a new app Rail Madad to expedite and streamline passenger grievance redressal.
The app is tied to the system dubbed RPGRAMS (Railway Passenger Grievance Redressal and Management System), which will allow the passengers to get real-time feedback on the status of their complaints.
The system monitors passenger’s grievances and checks up on the performance of its field units and trains.
44th G-7 Summit held in Canada
The 44th G-7 Summit was held on June 8th and 9th 2018 in Quebec Canada.
This marks the sixth time since 1981 that Canada has hosted the proceedings, with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the summit.
The Next (45th) G-7 Summit will be held in 2019 in France.
Government Launches 5000 Wi-Fi Choupals in Villages and delivery of Rail Tickets through Common Service Centers.
The Government has launched 5000 Wi-Fi Choupals in Villages and Delivery of Rail Tickets through Common Service Centres (CSCs).
The main objective of launching this Service Centres is to boost the rural Internet Connectivity through BharatNet.
The Wi-Fi Choupals will allow the people in the rural areas to have access to the Internet for their Digital Needs.