✅Current Affairs 1 August 2020✅


🔶Cabinet approved National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 by replacing NEP, 1986; HRD ministry renamed as Ministry of Education

🔶CSIR, UBA-IIT Delhi and VIBHA Signs a Tripartite MoU to Adopt CSIR Technologies for Rural Development

🔶1st five of 36 French Rafale fighter jets landed at Haryana’s Ambala Airbase

🔶Dr. Harsh Vardhan released ebook titled “Standard Treatment Guidelines for the Management of Substance Use Disorders and Behavioural Addictions”

🔶Defence Ministry of India and Indonesia agree to expand the military ties during Defence Minister Dialogue in New Delhi

🔶Cabinet approves MoU between India and Zimbabwe on Traditional System of Medicine and Homeopathy

🔶UNICEF Publishes First of its kind report on Health crisis: “The Toxic Truth: Children’s Exposure to Lead Pollution Undermines a Generation of Future Potential”

🔶Narendra Modi & Pravind Jugnauth virtually inaugurated Supreme Court building in Port Louis, Mauritius

🔶SABIC in Spain to Become World’s First Large Scale Chemical Production Plant to Completely Run on Renewable Energy

🔶BOB Financial Solutions Limited ropes Fiserv, Inc for Digital Transformation

🔶Praj Signed MoU with ARAI to Jointly Develop Advanced Biofuels Application technology

🔶‘Aditya’, India’s First Solar Powered Ferry Bags the 1st ‘Gussies’ electric boat awards – Gustave TrouvĂ© Award

🔶DIAT Developed ‘Aashray’, the Medical Bed Isolation System to Combat COVID-19

🔶Iran Launched the Underground Ballistic Missiles During ‘Great Prophet 14’ Military Exercise

🔶Indian GM P. Harikrishna Finishes Second in Grandmaster Triathlon Tournament at Biel Chess Festival 2020

🔶England Won the Final Wisden Trophy against West Indies by 2-1

🔶Indian Domestic Player Rajat Bhatia Announces Retirement from All Forms of Cricket

🔶President of West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee, Somendra Nath Mitra passed away at 78

🔶World day against trafficking in persons – July 30

🔶International Day of Friendship: July 30