Current Affairs Assam, North East, India Today- 12 February 2018
12 February 2018
ASSAM – NORTHEAST CURRENT AFFAIRS
- The Assam State Film (Finance & Development) Corporation Ltd is soon to have a vanity van which can be used by filmmakers, directors and artistes of the film industry.
- A non-profit organisation ‘ Root Bridge Foundation opened Majuli Cycle Café at Garamur in Majuli District.
- Makhibaha Sabha Mahotsov, the largest historical Sabha Mahotsov of Nalbari district with 9 day programme at Makhibaha Hari Mandir premises to start from 15 February
- The first district conference of Assam Union of Working Journalists (AUWJ) held at the Officers’ Recreation Centre at Hailakandi.
INDIA – INTERNATIONAL CURRENT AFFAIRS
- A Russian passenger plane ‘Antonov An-148 ’ operated by the domestic Saratov Airlines carrying 71 people crashed outside Moscow on 11 February after taking off from the capital’s Domodedovo airport
- Railway Sports Promotion Board hockey team has won the 8th Senior National Women’s Hockey Championship tournament-2018 by defeating Madhya Pradesh 4-0 in the final
- Asma Jahangir, the renowned human rights lawyer from Pakistan passed away.
- Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh launches the Centre for learning Sanskrit language in Gujarat University in Ahmedabad