Latest Current Affairs 13th June 2018

Special court issues non-bailable warrant against Nirav Modi:The ED had last week moved the special court, seeking warrants against the accused.

Aircel-Maxis Case: ED likely to file fresh chargesheet against Karti:Karti Chidambaram allegedly took service charges for getting the FIPB clearance to INX Media for receiving funds from abroad worth Rs 305 crore in 2007

Defamation case: Charges framed against Congress chief Rahul Gandhi:Rahul Gandhi has pleaded not guilty in the case.

Enforcement Directorate seizes Rs 44.75 crore worth of land of Lalu family:The central probe agency was allowed to take possession of the seized assets by a designated PMLA authority recently.

President Ram Nath Kovind to embark on a 7-day, 3-nation tour:In the first-leg of the trip, President Ramnath Kovind will visit Greece from June 16-19.

Contact for Support campaign: Amit Shah meet two retired SC judges:The BJP Chief visited retired justice PP Naolekar’s residence for ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ campaign at Jabalpur.

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s health condition stable:The former Prime Minister was admitted to the AIIMS with urinary tract infection, lower respiratory tract infection and kidney issues on Monday.

J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire again; Four BSF personnel martyred:The BSF troops are effectively and strongly retaliating to the cross-border firing.

PM Modi to review progress of flagship schemes:The meeting is aimed at reviewing the progress of the government’s flagship schemes and the agenda for the last year of the current NDA rule.

Greece, Macedonia reach accord to resolve dispute over Macedonian’s name:Athens says that the name implies territorial claims on a northern Greek province of the same name.

India calls Trump-Kim summit a positive development:The summit meeting was the first of its kind between a sitting American president and a leader of North Korea.

Government increases ‘Carpet area’ limit for interest subsidy under affordable housing:Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs said that the decision to increase the carpet area was taken after inputs from various stakeholders.

Saweety Boora strikes gold at Russian boxing tournament:Saweety, who is also a former world championships silver-medallist, prevailed over home favourite Anna Anfinogenova in a unanimous verdict to finish on top in the middleweight (75kg) category.

Poor posture & health problems: Causes and Precautions:Doing desk jobs and long periods of sitting day-in and day-out can impact your health and cause many problems.

Mangesh Jha quit his job to become the Padman of Jharkhand:Mangesh Jha gave up a lucrative job in 2014 to distribute sanitary pads to tribal women living in remote villages of Jharkhand, and his mission has transformed the way people live.

Flood damage would double without coral reefs, warns study:Loss of coral reefs around the world would double the damage from coastal flooding, and triple the destruction caused by storm surges, researchers said.