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Top Current Affairs on 22 August 2018


Top Current Affairs on 22 August 2018

1. Mukesh Ambani’s telecom unit Reliance Jio has been ranked as the top company globally on Fortune’s ‘Change the World’ list that ranked companies using the profit motive to help the planet and tackle social problems.

2. Indian shooter Sanjeev Rajput clinched a silver medal in the men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions event at the 18th Asian Games.

3. Former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi has been conferred with Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award on the occasion of 74th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.

4. Saurabh Chaudhary has won a gold medal in the men’s 10m air pistol event at the Asian Games 2018.

5. Young Indian shooter Lakshya has won the silver medal in the men’s trap event of the Asian Games 2018.

6. Vinesh Phogat has become the first Indian woman wrestler to win a gold medal at the Asian Games.

7. Sandeep Kumar has been appointed as the Ambassador of India to Ireland.

8. Israeli journalist and peace activist Uri Avnery has passed away. He was 94.

9. Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has decided to form a three-member committee to look into the draft food labeling and display regulations. It will be led by B Sesikeran.

10. S. K. Arora has been awarded the prestigious WHO World No Tobacco Day 2018 Award for his extraordinary contribution towards tobacco control.

11. Digital lending firm Capital Float has acquired Pune-based Walnut in a deal amounting to USD 30 million (about Rs 208.6 crore).

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