Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines-5 July 2020

Here are the Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines-5 July 2020

INDIA

  • AIR (All India Radio) starts weekly Sanskrit ‘News Magazine’ programme ‘Sanskrit Saptahiki’ on Saturdays
  • DD News’ Weekly Sanskrit Magazine ‘Vaartavali completes 5 years
  • ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) and Bharat Biotech join hands for development of COVID-19 vaccine called Covaxin.
  • ICMR Director-General Dr Balram Bhargava announces plans to introduce an Indian vaccine for COVID-19 by August 15
  • ECONOMY & CORPORATE
  • PM launches Digital India AatmaNirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge to identify best existing Indian apps and to build new apps for various categories indigenously
  • Last date for filing ITR (income tax returns) for 2019-20 extended till November 30
  • WhatsApp rolls out ‘It’s Between You’ campaign, narrates stories about how Indians communicate daily

WORLD

  • International Day of Cooperatives celebrated on July 4; theme: ‘Cooperatives for Climate Action’

SPORTS

  • Chinese men’s singles badminton player Lin Dan (36) retires, won gold medals in 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games
Watch A Video on our Channel

Advertisement

Comments