Hello Yuvas. Here we are providing some current affairs from Weekly The Hindu Review 13 July 2015 – 19 July 2015 for exam and interview point of view only.


  • ICCR- Indian Council for Cultural Relations
  • NPCI- National Payment Corporation of India
  • MCX- Multi-Commodity Exchange of India
  • GAGAN- GPS Aided Geo Augmented Navigation
  • RLV- Reusable Launch Vehicle
  • PM- Particulate Matter (Air Pollutant)
  • AIFF- All India Football Federation
  • NRAI- National Rifle Association of India
  • NASSCOM- National Association of Software and Service Companies
  • DIPP- Department of Industry Policy and Promotion
  • KINFRA- Kerala Industrial Infrastructure Development Project
  • AQI- Air Quality Index
  • SHC- Soil Health Card


  • Minister of State for Finance- Shri Jayant Sinha
  • President of Sri Lanka- Maithripala Srisena
  • Chairman of NPCI- Shri M. Balachandran
  • President of Tajikistan- Mr. Emomali Rahmon
  • Chairman of Nasscom- BVR Mohan Reddy
  • BCCI Secretary- Shri Anurag Thakur
  • Chief Minister of Manipur- Shri Okram Ibobi
  • Chairperson of committee on Net Neutrality in India- Shri A.K.Bhargava
  • Foreign Minister of Myanmar- U Wunna Maung Lwin
  • Iran’s Ambassador to India- Gholamreza Ansari

New Appointments

  • Brand Ambassador of Doordarshan’s Kisan Channel- Shri Amitabh Bacchan
  • Head of the group set up by GoI to classify the caste counts in SECC 2011- Shri Arvind Panagariya
  • New Director of Film and Television Institute of India- Shri Prashabt Pathrabe
  • New Secretary of Legislative Assembly of Delhi- Shri Prasanna Kumar Suryadevara

Book & author

  • Go Set A Watchman- Harper Lee


  • Wimbledon 2015 Single Men Winner- Novak Djokovic (World’s No.1 Rank Holder)
  •                                                 Runner Up- Roger Federer
  • Wimbledon 2015 Doubles Women Winner- Sania Mirza & Martina Hingis
  •                                                         Runner Up- Ekaterina Makarova & Elena Vesnina
  • Wimbledon 2015 Mixed Doubles Winner- Leander Paes & Martina Hingis
  • Wimbledon 2015 Boys Doubles (Junior) Winner- Sumit Nagal &Nam Hoang Ly

National & International Days

  • World Youth Skills Day- 15th July
  • Nelson Mandela Day- 18th July



  • The Villarrica Volcano situated at- Chile, South America
  • Martina Hingis belonges to- Switzerland
  • 1st Digital Village of India- Akodara (Near Ahmedabad)
  • Constituency of Satrughan Sinha- Patna Sahib (Bihar)
  • Simhasta Khumbh started at- Godavari, Nasik
  • First Defence Industrial Park will be set up at- Ottappalam, Kerala
  • Bastille Day observes in- France (Annual Function)

National Affairs

  • Antrix Corporation is the Commercial Arm of ISRO.
  • India became 4th country that will provide satellite service to aviation sector.
  • Lodha committee formed by Supreme Court suspended CSK & Rajasthan Royals for 2 years.
  • Yakub Memon got Capital Punishment and to be hanged on 30th July.

International Affairs

  • Champions League 20-20 declared dead and there will be no CLT 20 in future


  • M.S. Viawanathan- Veteran Musician

All The Best.


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