www.tnpsc.academy – TNPSC Current Affairs Jan 17, 2017 (17/01/2017)
Topic : Political Science – Agreements and Pacts
Financing Agreement between India and World Bank
India make a $48 million worth agreement with the World bank for the “Nagaland Health Project” to help 6 lakh people in Nagaland.
To improve the health services and increase the utilization of sources, this agreement has been signed.
Topic : History – International Current Events
World Government Summit
The initiative to generate ideas for global governance, the Fifth edition of the World Government Summit (WGS) will start soon in UAE.
The summit will continue its efforts to partner with various foreign governments and international organizations.
During the summit, the UN will discuss the potential of achieving its sustainable development goals (SDGs), while the World Bank will highlight the future of governments and education.
Topic : Science – Science and Technology
Missing Element in Earth’s Core
Japan Scientists discovered that Silicon (Si) is one and only the missing element in the Earth’s core.
According to scientists, silicon likely makes up a significant proportion of Earth’s core after its major constituents iron and nickel. It was missing element in the deep interiors of our planet.