Weekly One Liner Current Affairs 16 to 24 July 2022

July Weekly One Liner Current Affairs Part 3

General awareness or General knowledge or Current affairs is a very important section of every competitive examination whether it be SBI PO, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, LIC, SSC, Railways, or other government / competitive examinations.

Nowadays, the general awareness/current affairs portion is a crucial deciding factor in competitive examinations, as it decides the overall marks.

We give weekly one-liner current affairs for every upcoming exam with a General Awareness segment.

You will get benefitted from our weekly one-liner current affairs in all forthcoming exams because we cover all the important topics and majority of the topics of current affairs.

Our weekly one-liner current affairs is basically a summary of the week’s most important news in one line.

We have given weekly one-liner current affairs below to help you study for general awareness / current affairs section and remain up to date on current events.

National News

  • National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) partnered with Google for DigiVaani Call Center
  • Government sets up committee to develop framework on right to repair; chaired by Nidhi Khatri
  • Defence Ministry sets up Apex Committee for Performance and Efficiency Audit
  • PM Modi inaugurated Bundelkhand Expressway in Uttar Pradesh
  • Varanasi to be 1st cultural and tourism capital of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)
  • KVIC launched knowledge portal to provide design directions to Khadi institutions
  • Uttarakhand CM launched Uttarakhand police app and e-FIR service
  • NHPC signed two MoU for development of Pilot Green Hydrogen Technologies
  • Government approves extension of Rebate of State and Central Taxes and Levies (RoSCTL) scheme till March 2024 for textiles exporters
  • Govt launched ‘Jagriti’ mascot for empowering consumers and generating awareness towards their rights
  • Census Data Workstation inaugurated at IIT Delhi
  • India’s first e-waste eco park to be established in Holambi Kalan in Delhi
  • Kerala becomes first state to have its own internet service
  • Telangana government partnered with UNDP for Data in Climate Resilient Agriculture (DiCRA)
  • Tata Steel to invest Rs 12,000 crore in FY23 on India, Europe operations
  • MSME Minister Narayan Rane launched Mobile Electric Charging app
  • JSW Steel partnered with BCG to accelerate decarbonization journey
  • PM Modi addressed Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organization Seminar in New Delhi
  • India’s agricultural exports rise 14% in April-June quarter
  • India’s share of remittance from Gulf region declined in FY21
  • Arunachal Pradesh & Assam signed pact to resolve border dispute
  • Expat Insider Ranking 2022: India ranks 36th; Mexico topped
  • NITI Aayog and WFP to launch Initiative on mainstreaming millets in Asia and Africa
  • Rajasthan gets AI – powered Chatbot for fast disposal of cases in Lok Adalat
  • Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) creates 1st mountain-warfare training school in Northeast India
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Port becomes first 100% Landlord Major Port of India
  • Centre formed a committee to strengthen MSP system; chaired by Sanjay Agarwal
  • India signed an MoU with Namibia for wildlife conservation
  • Assam CM launched ‘Swanirbhar Naari’ scheme to empower weavers
  • NHPC signed an MoU with Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) for setting up hydropower projects and pump storage projects
  • India’s R&D spends amongst the lowest in the world: NITI Aayog study
  • NITI Aayog released report titled ‘Digital Banks’
  • NITI Aayog released 3rd edition of India Innovation Index
  • Himachal Pradesh becomes the 1st Indian state to connect all registered commercial vehicles equipped with Vehicle Location Tracking Device (VLTD) with Emergency Response Support System (ERSS)
  • India signed an MoU with Maldives for Judicial cooperation
  • India signed an MoU with the UK for Mutual Recognition of Educational Qualification
  • UP govt ropes in Deloitte to make state USD 1 trillion economy
  • PM Modi unveiled India’s first passenger drone, Varuna
  • Burhanpur of MP becomes the first district to certify ‘Har Ghar Jal’
  • India and Bangladesh agreed for effective implementation of Comprehensive Border Management Plan (CBMP)
  • Karnataka cabinet approved new employment policy, aims to increase jobs
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) signed gas sale agreements with Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) & Assam Gas Company Ltd (AGCL)

International News

  • Facebook-owner Meta released first annual human rights report
  • British government launched ‘Aviation Passenger Charter’ to help passengers know their rights
  • 13th Petersburg Climate Dialogue concluded in Berlin
  • Gautam Adani becomes world’s fourth richest person on Forbes list
  • Microsoft launched Workplace social app ‘Viva Engage’
  • Ookla’s Speedtest Global Index June 2022: India ranks 118, topped by Norway
  • Henley Passport Index 2022: India ranks 87th, topped by Japan
  • NDB approved USD 875 million for development in Brazil, China and India

Banking and Financial

  • RBI and Bank Indonesia signed an MoU to improve mutual cooperation
  • Kotak Mahindra Bank completed integration with new tax portal
  • India’s WPI inflation at 15.18% in June
  • DBS named ‘World’s Best SME Bank’ by Euromoney for second time
  • Yes Bank partnered with JC Flowers ARC to sell 48,000 crore Bad Loans
  • Kotak General Insurance launched automation of vehicle inspection for insurance renewals
  • Digit Insurance launched ‘pay as you drive’ for motor insurance
  • IndusInd Bank board gives nod to mobilise Rs 20,000 crore via debt
  • Morgan Stanley cuts India’s FY23 GDP forecast to 7.2% from 7.6%
  • Bajaj Allianz partnered with DBS Bank India to offer life insurance products
  • RBI restricted three cooperative banks; Nashik Zilla Girna Sahakari Bank Limited, Raigad Sahakari Bank and Sri Mallikarjuna Pattana Sahakari Bank from conducting banking activity
  • RBI hiked Capital Adequacy Ratio for Urban Cooperative Banks to 12%
  • SBI launched WhatsApp Banking Services for its customers
  • Standard Chartered Bank & EaseMyTrip launched co-branded credit card
  • ADB cuts India’s GDP growth forecast to 7.2% from 7.5% for FY23
  • European Central Bank raised interest rates after more than 11 years
  • Forex reserve declined to 20-month low to USD 572.7 billion from USD 7.5 billion

Appointment and Resignation

  • VK Singh appointed as Director (Technical) of REC
  • Google Parent Alphabet appointed Goldman Sachs Veteran, Marty Chavez to Board
  • Ashish Kumar Chauhan appointed as the next MD & CEO of National Stock Exchange (NSE)
  • IndiGo appointed M Damodaran as non-independent non-executive director
  • Manipur Governor La Ganesan given additional charge of West Bengal
  • Gen. Raj Shukla appointed as member of UPSC
  • Brijesh Gupta appointed as MD of RattanIndia Power
  • Rajarshi Gupta appointed as Managing Director of ONGC Videsh
  • Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn-in as new President of Sri Lanka
  • Vinayak Pai appointed as Managing Director of Tata Projects
  • Jayanti Prasad appointed as Whole time Member of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI)
  • Droupadi Murmu elected as the 15th President of India
  • Egypt’s Seif Ahmed appointed as acting president of International Hockey Federation (FIH)
  • Dinesh Gunawardena takes oath as Sri Lanka’s new Prime Minister
  • International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) appointed Ennarasu Karunesan as its representative in India


  • Dia Mirza honoured with Mother Teresa Memorial Award by the Maharashtra government
  • National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM) received Sardar Patel Award of ICAR
  • Malayalam filmmaker KP Kumaran honoured with JC Daniel Award 2022
  • 68th National Film Awards: Soorarai Pottru won Best Film award
  • UAE honoured Kamal Haasan by granting him Golden Visa


  • Rajnath Singh launched Project 17A stealth frigate ‘Dunagiri’
  • INS Sindhudhvaj decommissioned after 35 years of service to nation


  • Syngenta India launched Biodiversity Sensor Project with IIT Ropar to monitor farm insects


  • IOA announced 322-member Indian contingent for Commonwealth Games
  • Indian Grandmaster Aravindh Chithambaram won tournament in Spain
  • Murali Sreeshankar becomes first ever Indian to qualify for men’s long jump final at World Athletics Championships (WAC)
  • Tokyo to host 2025 World Athletics Championships
  • PV Sindhu won 2022 Singapore Open Badminton title
  • Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa won Paracin Open Chess title in Serbia
  • England all-rounder Ben Stokes announced retirement from ODI cricket
  • Denesh Ramdin, Lendl Simmons announced retirement from international cricket
  • Los Angeles to host 2028 Summer Olympic Games in July 2028
  • Dream Sports signed deal with New Zealand Cricket for NFTs, gaming & merchandising
  • BCCI introduced a new A+ category for umpires
  • 1st Khelo India Fencing Women’s League to start from 25 July 2022

Book and Author

  • Beyond The Misty Veil, Temple Tales of Uttarakhand’ book released, written by Aradhana Johri

Important day

  • 17 July – World Day for International Justice (Theme 2022 – Achieving Social Justice through Formal Employment)
  • 18 July – Nelson Mandela International Day (Theme 2022 – Do what you can, with what you have, where you are)
  • 18 July – Tamil Nadu Day
  • 20 July – International Chess Day
  • 19 July – Mangal Pandey birth anniversary
  • 20 July – International Moon Day
  • 22 July – World Brain Day (Theme 2022 – Brain Health for all)
  • 22 July – National Flag Adoption Day
  • 23 July – National Broadcasting Day


  • Shirommani Akali Dal Leader and Former Punjab Speaker Nirmal Singh Kahlon passed away
  • Renowned artist Achuthan Kudallur passed away
  • Veteran singer Bhupinder Singh passed away
  • Noted scientist and director Institute of Life Sciences (ILS), Ajay Parida passed away

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