www.tnpsc.academy – TNPSC current affairs Feb. 10, 2017 (10/02/2017)
Topic : History – International Affairs, India and its Neighbour Countries
Pakistan Navy conducted a special International Naval Exercise “AMAN 17”, which is participated by more than 35 countries in Karachi.
AMAN 17 exercise will feature harbour and sea phases where participants will witness a variety of activities including Search & Rescue (SAR) Operations, gunnery drills, anti-piracy demonstrations, replenishment at Sea (RAS) and maritime counter-terrorism demonstrations.
It involves ships, aircraft, helicopters, Special Operations Forces (SOF), Explosives Ordinance Disposal (EOD), marine teams and observers from regional as well extra-regional navies.
Topic : History – Latest Diary of Events
Archaeologists Discover First New Dead Sea Scrolls Cave
Archaeologists from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem have discovered a new “Dead Sea Scroll cave” the first such discovery in more than 60 years.
This cave located in cliffs near the north – western shore of the Dead Sea.
Researchers found a long list of items including smashed jars and a leather strap for binding and cloth for wrapping the scrolls.
The Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of ancient manuscripts thought to be among the oldest known surviving texts.