Current Affairs International -3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10 April 2019

  1. Nicholas Koumjian has been named as the head of the Independent Investigative Mechanism for Myanmar.
  2. David Malpass has been appointed as the President of the World Bank.
  3. Rajan Anandan, vice president for Google India and South East Asia and essentially heading Google in India has left the company after an eight-year stint.
  4. Google parent Alphabet has beaten Amazon to launch one of the first commercial drone delivery businesses.
  5. London (capital city of the UK) is the first city in the world to implement a 24-hour, seven day a week Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ).
  6. Emirates Islamic has announced the launch of Chat Banking services for customers via WhatsApp, marking a global first in the Islamic banking sector.
  7. China has successfully launched the first of its new-generation data relay satellite, Tianlian II-01 into orbit.
  8. South Korea has launched the world's first fully-fledged 5G mobile networks.
  9. Lewis Hamilton has won Bahrain Grand Prix 2019 title.
  10. Biologist Sydney Brenner jointly won the 2002 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has passed away at the age of 92.