of the updates that may help you in upcoming examinations.Current affairs updates till 2 July are as follows:
1.Matti Makkonen, who worked to launch the world wide sensation of texting, died at the age of 63.He is known as the father of SMS.
2.Spiritual leader Ravi Shanker Peru's one of the highest honors 'Grand officer' for social work through his foundation 'The Art of Living'.
3.Sanjeev Galande,the noted scientist has been selected for the prestigious G D Birla Award for 2014 for his research in the field of epigenetics and molecular cell biology.
4.Cuba became the first country in the world to eliminate mother-to-child HIV transmission (World Health Organisation announced).
5.NASA(National Aeronautics and Space Administration) unveiled a boomerang shaped space craft that could be the first to take flight on Mars.
6.Indo-American professor R.Paul Singh has been named as the 2015 Global Confederation for Higher Education Associations for Agriculture and Life Sciences World Agriculture Prize laureate.
7.The Railway Police started implementing 'Operation Muskaan' to trace missing and destitute children and reunite them with their parents.
8.Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar launched a new software ARPAN 3.0 for 12 lakh soldiers of Indian Army, which provide them easy access to their service records including pay and leave details etc.
9.Former Indian player Hrishikesh Kanitkar retires from International Cricket to concentrate on coaching assignments in the near future.