14. TRIBES India Outlets to open at Ahmedabad, Udaipur and Kolkata airports - Airport Authority of India (AAI) has allotted space to Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Limited (TRIFED) for opening of Tribes India outlets at Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Udaipur (Rajasthan) and Kolkata (West Bengal) airports. 15. 35% of cyber-attacks on Indian sites from China: CERT-In report - According to recent report by Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), maximum number of cyber-attacks on official Indian websites are from China, US and Russia. • The report was forwarded to National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS) and other security agencies. It had analysed cyber-attacks from April-June 2018. 16. Indian scientist-academician N Raghuram became first Indian and Asian to get elected as Chair of International Nitrogen Initiative (INI), a global policy making initiative. 17. Pune tops in Ease of Living Index released by Housing Ministry - Pune (Maharashtra) ranked first among 116 cities (with population of 1 million plus) in Ease of Living Index released by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).
46 Note: Top 10 cities are (rank order) are Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Mumbai, Tirupati, Chandigarh, Thane, Raipur, Indore, Vijaywada and Bhopal. • Rampur in Uttar Pradesh was ranked worst on the scale and also Kohima and Patna on bottom two and three ranks while. 18. Jodhpur, Marwar ranked cleanliest rail stations in Third Party Survey Report on Station Cleanliness - • Union Railway Ministry released Third Party Survey Report on Station Cleanliness which ranked 407 railway stations including 75 A1 category stations, 332 A category stations on basis of cleanliness performance. • Jodhpur (Rajasthan) was ranked first in survey A1 category stations . • Marwar (Rajasthan) first in A category stations and • North Western Railway first among all Zonal Railways. Ranking of Stations Top 3 A1 category Stations (out of 75): Jodhpur (1st), Jaipur (2nd), Tirupati (3rd). Top 3 A category stations (out of 332) - Marwar (1st), Phulera (2nd), Warangal (3rd). Top 3 Zonal Railways Rankings: North Western Railway (1st), South Central Railway (2nd), East Coast Railway (3rd). 19. Govt. announces 50% reservation for women in RPF jawans recruitment - Union Government has announced 50% reservation for women in upcoming recruitment of 9500-10000 jawans for the Railway Protection Force (RPF). 20. Government launches Niryat Mitra mobile app - Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry has launched Niryat Mitra mobile application for exporters and importers of the country. The app developed by Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO), the largest exporters organisation of the country. 21. Pingali Venkayya: 141st birth anniversary of designer of Indian National Flag observed - 141st birth anniversary of freedom fighter and designer (architect) of Indian National Flag Pingali Venkayya was observed on August 2, 2018.
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