SoCultures Magazine 2018 SoCultures Magazine December 2018 - Page 93

SOCULTURES DECEMBER 2018 Celebrations Nostalgia 2018 August Apple becomes world’s first trillion-dollar-company in US on August 2 nd . Apple becomes the first company in the world to be worth trillion-dollar public company. Based in Cupertino, California, the company reached the historic millstone when the rise in its share price pushed it past the landmark valuation. Apple beat the rivals like Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft etc. By Ben Miller https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=15425441 Heavy rains caused extreme flooding in the South Indian state of Kerala on August 8 th this is considered the India’s southern state of Kerala worst such disaster in nearly a century. On 9th August 2018, severe floods affected the south Indian state of Kerala, due to unusually By Indian Navy (GODL-India), https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=71735001 heavy rainfall during the monsoon season. It was the worst flood in Kerala in nearly a century. 93 | P a g e