Daily Current Affairs | 18th April 2016 Current Affairs

Current Affairs
  • Lower house of Brazil voted to start impeachment proceedings against its President over charges of manipulating government accounts
  • Dipa Karmakar became the first Indian gymnast ever to secure an Olympic berth by garnering a total score of 52.698 points
  • Rangana Herath retired from T20 and One Day International cricket
  • Geeta Johri appointed as the first female Director General of Police (DGP) of Gujarat
  • NIT, Sikkim formally unveiled Supercomputer named ‘Param Kanchenjunga
  • 18 April 2016: World Heritage Day, theme: The Heritage of Sport
  • Satyanand Munjal co-founder of Hero Cycles group who passed away
  • Australia won the 25th edition of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup held in Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Rafael Nadal won the 2016 Monte Carlo Masters title.
  • Traces of Iron Isotope of Supernova were discovered on Moon as per publication in Physics Review Letters journal
  • Nico Rosberg won 2016 Formula 1 Pirelli Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai International Circuit
  • Rudra Gaurav Shresth was appointed as the High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Mozambique
  • India, Afghanistan and Iran finalized draft of the Chabahar Trilateral Agreement on Transport and Transit Corridor at a meeting of experts from the three countries on held in New Delhi