July 2021

Weekly Current Affairs (15.07.21 to 22.07.21)

1. TRANSPARENCY REPORT OF GOOGLE INDIA UNDER NEW IT RULES Google India became the first technology company to release significant social media intermediaries (SSMIS) transparency report under the new ‘Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021’. The transparency report includes details of complaints received from Indian users and actions taken on Google’s platform from April 1-30, 2021. SSIM

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Weekly Current Affairs (08.07.21 to 14.07.21)

1. WORLD’S 1ST SOLO MOTORCYCLE EXPEDITION Mountain biker Kanchan Ugursandi completed the 1st World Solo Motorcycle Expedition by crossing 18 mountain passes in the Himalaya over 3187 kilometers from New Delhi-Manali-Leh-Umlingla-Delhi in 25 days. She also became the first female biker to cover the 18 passes. Her expedition was signaled by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to promote COVID-19 security awareness across the

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Weekly Current Affairs (01.07.21 to 07.07.21)

ASIA’S LONGEST & WORLD’S 5TH LARGEST HST IN PITHAMPUR In line with the Aatmanirbhar Bharat initiative, Union Minister Prakash Kehav Javadekar, Ministry of Heavy Industries and State Enterprises (MoHI&PE) has practically inaugurated the longest in Asia and the world’s fifth largest 11.3 km NATRAX (National Automotive Test Tracks) High-Speed Track (HST) in the Indian district of Pithampur in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.

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