Latest and Top Ten National and International News – June 22 2018

FIFA WC 2018: Argentina beaten by Croatia 3-0, Denmark hold Aus 1-1, France bt Peru 1-0

5 anti-trafficking activists(4 Girls/1 Married) picked up during play, raped in Jharkhand’s Khunti

Revealed: Oxidative stress cause cells, entire organisms to age, found Protein for central switching point

Research reveal zero proof probiotics can ease anxiety, reduce anxiety in rodents not in human

UN: 30% food produced yearly tossed & spoiled about 1.3BN Ton, translates to $1TN economic cost

Sensex sheds 115 pts on profit booking, RIL shares end 1% higher, Re slides 16 p against $

1st day bidding: RITES IPO subscribed 60%, institutional buyers 2%, Non-Institution 19%, Retail 1.64times

India global hub for arbitration: Indian Arbitration Council Act 2017 to be introduced in monsoon session

India hits at US tariffs, raises import duties on agri, steel products 30-60%, echoes China & EU

Sebi amends regulations governing IPOs, share buybacks, time to announce IPO price band cut to 2 days

Kerala: Highest risk for cardiac diseases in India, Urban huge-wealth/education adults at high risk

Govt, stakeholders discuss stressed power projects, Task force to set up to resolve sectoral issue

Surge in expenditure push core inflation higher, keep inflation above RBI’s 4.7% target by March 2019

Teradata claims Ex CTO Vishal Sikka aware of IP theft in lawsuit against SAP to build Hana Platform

Show-cause notice to KV school for flouting Odisha order to extend summer vacation over Summer Heat

Govt to improve food safety, hygiene in its canteens & FSSAI trained 80 staffers to oversee hygiene

HC bans river rafting, paragliding, other water sports in all Uttarakhand rivers till Govt comes with policy

Odisha gets tiger from MP in India’s 1st inter-state relocation to shore dwindling population

Strike a pose: International Yoga Day stretch around world, PM lead in Dehradun, Mysuru largest 60K

DU admissions 2018: DU filling up fast with more realistic cut-offs, Top College to seal popular courses

Capgemini CEO indicate pace of hiring in India may slow down, Headcount 1 Lac, base salaries grown 6%

Fortnite can’t be stopped: Viral game make $100MN on iOS, made more money than Honor of Kings

With fresh $210MN funding, Swiggy now unicorn startup like Zomato, Financing value now at $1BN

FB to let Grp admin charge members for providing exclusive content (Parenting/Cooking) on its platform

Instagram rivals YouTube, unveils ‘IGTV’ mobile app for hour-long videos, objective to monetise app

Seat in UN Human Rights Council vacated by US to be filled by member from same regional group

OPEC inch towards oil output deal ahead of Vienna meeting, decide on 18month-old supply-cut pact

Trump to meet Putin in July in Europe –either before NATO Meeting or after UK visit

Indian Origin Prof Priyamvada refuse supervise students to protest Cambridge race row, College denies

92nation participate in global wildlife trade crackdown, 1000s of live animals confiscated, 1400 Suspects

Trump: directing agencies to reunite detained children with parents, signs order on Separating families

Jason Roy ton propel Eng to 4-0 lead in series with 6-wicket win over Aus, on course for whitewash

17yr Old PIO shuttler Ashwathi to represent Sweden in Youth Olympics, youngest to win Swedish Champ

Today’s Word – *Padella* – Shallow dish of fat with a wick used in illuminations.

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