TNPSC Current Affairs April 2017
1.India Cyprus inks four agreements
India and Cyprus has signed 4 agreements, including on air services and merchant shipping. They also expressed their willingness to cooperate in areas like climate change, tackling international terrorism and seeking reform of the United Nations.
Both India and Cyprus share the common objective of bringing early reform in united national security council. Cyprus also support India for permanent membership in the UN Security Council.
2.Bhubaneswar: First Indian city to win Pierre L’enfant Awards-2017.
Bhubaneswar has become the first Indian city to win Pierre L’enfant International Planning excellence award 2017 for its town planning process.
3.Kerala hosts country’s first ever athletic meet for transgender.
Kerala hosts country’s First ever Athletic meet for Transgender in Trivandrum.