10th March 2018 Current Affairs In English

10th march current affairs

10th March 2018 Current Affairs In English, Today GK Questions

हिंदी में पढ़े! || Read in English

1. French President arrive India on a 4 day visit

Major Highlights:

  • French President Emmanuel Macron along with his wife Brigitte Marie-Claude Macron and senior ministers of cabinet have arrived India who were received by Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.
  • During his visit, he will be attending ISA (International Solar Alliance) and boosting ties in areas of maritime security and counter-terrorism among others.
  • Emmanuel along with Modi will also inaugurate a solar plant in Uttar Pradesh’s Mirzapur.
2. Supreme Court permits ‘Death with Dignity’

Major Highlights:

  • The Supreme Court of India has given the legal verdict of allowing “Passive Euthanasia” which states- dignified life extends up to the point of having a dignified death.
  • Also the advance directives have been given legal status now by a 5 member constitution bench.
  • Passive euthanasia involves withdrawal of life support or discontinuation of lifer-preserving medical treatment so that a person with a terminal illness is allowed to die in natural course.
3. Rajasthan Assembly passes bill for rapists of girls under 12

Major Highlights:

  • The Rajasthan Assembly has passed the bill of death penalty for those who will be guilty of raping girl under 12.
  • In the Criminal Laws for Rajasthan Amendment Bill, 2018, after passing of the bill a new section will be added 376-AA in the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
  • The bill quotes “Whoever commits rape on a woman up to twelve years of age shall be punished with death, or rigorous imprisonment for a term which shall not be less than fourteen years but which may extend to imprisonment for life which shall mean imprisonment for the remainder of that person’s natural life, and shall also be liable to fine”.
4. Uttarakhand bird festival kicks off

Major Highlights:

  • The fifth Uttarakhand bird festival has taken place at Thano where the bird lovers can spot rare bird species.
  • In the three day event visitors can get a sight of around 175 bird species.
  • This time in the event grey-backed shrike this was not recorded previously.

Read Also:

09th March Current Affairs

08th March Current Affairs

07th March Current Affairs

06th March Current Affairs

05th March Current Affairs

27th Feb Current Affairs

26th Feb Current Affairs

25th Feb Current Affairs

24th Feb Current Affairs

23rd Feb Current Affairs

22nd Feb Current Affairs

21st Feb Current Affairs

November Current Affairs in English || Daily GK News

Add Comment

Entrance.Chekrs.com is also part of Chekrs. © 2022 Chekrs.com