Latest and most important current affairs updates of July 1-15, 2022. These news and affairs covers current updates from business, technology, sport, politics, and other topics.
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Latest Current Affairs July 1-15, 2022
Neeraj Chopra bags Silver Medal at the prestigious Diamond League Meet in Stockholm and broke his own National record with 89.94 m throw.
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully launches PSLV-C53 with three Singapore Satellites onboard.
India’s largest floating solar power project of 100-MW made fully functional with advanced technology and environment friendly features at Ramagundam, Telangana.
The Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) successfully carried out the Autonomous Flying Wing Technology Demonstrator on July 1, 2022, from the Aeronautical Test Range, Chitradurga, Karnataka.
BJP’s Rahul Narwekar was elected as the new speaker of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on July 3, 2022.
Karnataka’s Sini Shetty was crowned Femina Miss India 2022 winner at the Jio Convention center in Mumbai on July 3, 2022.
An Earthquake of 5.0 magnitude on the Richter scale hits Port Blair in Andaman and Nicobar Island in the morning of July 5, 2022, at 5.57 am, as per the National Center for Seismology (NCS).
The latest guidelines issued by the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) stipulate that the Hotels and Restaurants are barred from levying service charges automatically or by default to the food bill.
Jasprit Bumrah becomes the 6th Indian bowler and 5th pacer to take 100 wickets in SENA countries after the legends like; Kapil Dev, Zaheer Khan and Anil Kumble.
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PM Modi has inaugurated and laid foundation stone of multiple development initiatives
worth over Rs 1800 crores in Varanasi.
Four mathematicians; France’s Hugo Duminil-Copin, US-based June Huh, Britain’s James Maynard and Ukraine’s Maryna Viazovska awarded Fields Medals. Ukraine’s Maryna Viazovska becomes the second woman in history to win the Fields Medal.
The national Capital Delhi to host the world-class “Delhi Shopping Festival” in 2023.
The Punjab Government has announced to provide 300 units of free electricity every month to every household from July 1, 2022.
India has been dropped to the fourth spot in the World Test Championship Points Table 2022 due to points penalty.
The G20 foreign ministers meeting began in Bali, Indonesia on July 8, 2022.
Japan’s longest-serving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dies after a tragic shooting at a campaign event on July 8, 2022.
Indian skipper Rohit Sharma becomes first captain in history to win 13 successive T20Is.
UK PM Boris Johnson resigns as leader of Britain’s Conservative Party.
The Scientists Canada’s Waterloo University discovered a 7 times larger ozone hole over the Tropics.
The President of India nominated four new members to the Rajya Sabha including PT Usha, Veerendra Heggade, KV Vijayendra Prasad and Ilaiyaraaja on July 6, 2022.
Scientists have discovered three never-seen-before subatomic particles at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), informed by the European nuclear research center CERN on July 6, 2022.
16 people confirmed dead at Amarnath Yatra cloudburst. Indian Army continues rescue operation in J&K
India lost 0-1 to hosts Spain in a must-win match at the FIH Hockey Women’s World Cup 2022.
The 94-year-old Bhagwani Devi Dagar has created history by winning a gold medal in 100 sprint event with a timing of 24.74 seconds at the World Masters Athletics Championship 2022 in Tempere, Finland.
India is expected to become the world’s most populated nation in 2023. This is a report of World Population Prospects 2022 a four years ahead of the earlier estimate by the United Nations.
Harmanpreet Kaur has been named as the captain of the Indian women’s cricket team for the upcoming Commonwealth Games 2022 in Birmingham, UK.
Indian Pacer Mohammed Shami becomes the fastest Indian to take 150 ODI wickets.
The central government of India announced the Free COVID-19 Booster Dose for all adults above 18 years from July 15 as a part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations and Azadi Ka Amrit Kaal.
India jumps to third position in the ICC ODI Team Rankings 2022.
Jasprit Bumrah has regained number one ranking in ICC ODI Bowler Rankings 2022.
Veteran singer Daler Mehndi has been arrested in a 19-year-old Human trafficking case.
Ahmedabad and Kerala have been featured on the TIME Magazine’s List of World’s Greatest Places of 2022.