15 Jul 2016

Current Affairs Smart-Liners

Current Affairs Smart-Liners
Current Affairs Smart-Liners 15th July 2016:
Dear Aspirants, to make it simple here we have given the Smart-Liners of Daily Current Affairs which will help you to revise and it’s easy to keep it in mind. We hope that it will definitely help you in the preparation.

Important Days:
·        July 15- World Youth Skills Day
·        President to inaugurate India Skills Competition
·        DRDO test-fires India-made artillery gun system
·        India 'semi-transparent' in 2016 real estate index
·        Puducherry to get Rs.2k cr for infra development
·        Government to give interest-free loans to IIT students
·        Government extends black money tax payment date
·        Mizoram launches new state economic policy
·        Delhi gets first 3D Zebra crossing
·        India, ADB sign 100 Million US dollar loan agreement for Cauvery Delta project in Tamil Nadu
·        WHO declares India as Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus free
·        Justice Shah headed SIT on black money recommends ban on cash transactions above 3 lakh rupees
·        11th ASEM summit begins in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
·        China's GDP grows by 6.7% in April-June quarter
·        US to offer Russia military coordination on Syria
·        Mud City in Mali added to UNESCO endangered list
·        Emergency in France extended by 3 more months
·        Rakesh Kumar Chaturvedi new CBSE chairman
·        Russian athlete Darya Klishina named traitor for Olympics participation
·        India-born Kinshuk appointed as Dean of University of North Texas College of Information
·        Sheila Dikshit is Congress' CM candidate for Uttar Pradesh polls
·        RBI sets up SudarshanSen-headed Inter-regulatory Working Group on Fin Tech and Digital Banking
·        Banks can exchange 20 soiled notes for free: RBI
·        Bank of England leaves interest rates unchanged
Awards and Honours:
·        Misbah-ul-Haq becomes oldest captain to score Test hundred
·        Dwayne world's highest paid actor: Forbes
·        The oldest to climb Everest is an 80-yr-old man
Business and Economy:
·        TRAI releases paper on public WiFi networks
·        Tata, US-based Bell ink pact to make helicopters
·        ShopClues acquires mobile payments startup Momoe
·        Mastercard changes logo for 1st time in 20 years
·        3.1 tonnes gold mobilised under monetisation scheme
Science and Technology:
·        Microsoft wins overseas data protection case
·        Researchers build robot with human-like muscles
·        India jumps 11 places to 152nd in football rankings
·        GM Harika Dronavalli wins Fide Women’s Grand Prix trophy in China
·        India's Olympic Silver Medalist Joe Antic passed away
·        Amar, Bose of sound, is dead at 83