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CURRENT AFFAIRS APRIL 30, 2018 SSC
SITANSHUYASHASCHANDRATO BE CONFERRED SARASWATI SAMMAN Gujarati poet and writer Sitanshu Yashaschandra has been selected for the 2017 Saraswati Samman for his book Vakhar'. The awardees are selected by a 13 member Chayan Parishad under the Chairmanship of Subhash C Kashyap.
RAFAEL NADALWON II BARCELONA OPEN Rafael Nadal won his II Barcelona open tennis title. Barcelona open is the annual tennis tournament for male professional players held in Barcelona, Spain. . It is Spain's second most important tournament on the ATP tour after the Madrid Open.
MANMOHAN SINGH HAS LAUNCHED A BOOK Former Indian PM Manmohan Singh has launched a book titled 'My journey from Marxism-Leninism to Nehruvian Socialism written by economist C H Hanumantha Rao.
SAJID JAVID BECOMES HOME SECRETARY OF UK Pakistani-origin MP Sajid Javid is appointed Britain's new Home Secretary He had replaced Amber Rudd who had resigned.
TOP 1O LONGEST RIVERS IN THE WORLD The Nile (6853 km) - northeastern Africa Amazon (6437 km) South America . Yangtze (6300 km) - China Mississippi (6275 km) US Yenisei (5539 km)-Russia and Mongolia Yellow River (5464 km) China . Ob (5410 km) - Russia and western Siberia Parana (4880 km) South America Congo (4700 km) - Africa (deepest river) Amur (4700 km) Russia and parts of China
WTO World Trade Organisation Formed on 01 Jan 1995 Headquarters are in Geneva, Switzerland 164 member countries . 163rd to join is Liberia . 164th to join in Afghanistan . Old name is GATT ( General Agreement of Trade and Tariffs) MD of WTO is Roberto Azevado ( Brazil).