IRAN successfully test fires advanced Missile Defence System

  • Israel successfully tested the advanced missile defense system Arrow 2.
  • The missile was developed to defend against the short – and mid range rocket tgat fired from Lebanon and Gaza

India extends 1 million USD to Antigua and Barbuda to combat COVID 19

  • It aimed at improving Health infrastructure in the country

GOI allows sales of Electric Vehicles without batteries

  • Ministry of Road Transport and Highways announced that the Electric Vehicle shall be sold and registered without pre-fitted batteries
  • This will reduce the cost of Electric Vehicles by 50%

NITI Aayog : Oracle Cloud selected to transform Aspirational District

  • Aims to modernize vital IT infrastructure in 112 most backward district under Aspirational District Programme

ARUNODOI: Assam to launch mega scheme for Women Financial Empowerment

  • It will be the biggest scheme in Assam that will benefit more than 17 lakh families

CHINA extends anti-dumping Tariff on Indian Fibre Optic Product

  • The tariff is to take effect on august 14 2020 and is to last for five years
  • The tariff are to be ranged from between 7.4% and 30.6%