Current Affairs Smart-Liners 1st September 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.
· BRICS Convention on Tourism begins in Madhya Pradesh
· Odisha Assembly ratifies GST Bill
· Justice Dhingra submits report on Robert Vadra's land deals
· Cabinet approves permanent residency plan for foreign investors
· Centre notifies National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme
· MoU signed between MoUD and Amar Chitra Katha to publish and distribute a Comic Book on Swachh Bharat Mission
· Governor of Maharashtra ChVidyasagarRao and Governor of Gujarat Om PrakashKohli will hold additional charge of the states of Tamil Nadu and Madhya Pradesh.
· Centre constitutes expert committee to study silt in river Ganga in Bihar
· Brazil’s Senate has removed President, Dilma Rousseff, from the office for breaking budgetary laws.
· Gabon's President Bongo re-elected, national assembly set on fire
· Festival of India to be held across 6 cities in Australia
· President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, is arriving on a three-day visit to India today.
· The RBI has proposed that peer-to-peer lending platforms would be regulated as a separate category of NBFCs.
· Mobile payments start-up PhonePe Internet Pvt. Ltd, which is owned by Flipkart, in partnership with Yes Bank has launched unified payments interface (UPI) based payments app.
· Government to issue Fifth Tranche of Sovereign Gold Bonds
· Britian-India bilateral relationship has potential to become stronger partnership in trade, investment: Liam Fox
· Country's economic growth recorded 7.1% in first quarter of current fiscal
· AishwaryaaDhanush appointed U.N. Women’s advocate for Gender Equality
· RK Pachauri Replaced: Ashok Chawla is TERI’s New Chancellor
AWARDS AND HONORS:
· Bezwada Wilson, T.M. Krishna receive Magsaysay award
· Irrfan Khan awarded with 'Entertainer of the Year'
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
· ISRO to launch two satellites in September
· Indian tennis stars Leander Paes, SaniaMirza and RohanBopanna began their US Open campaign on a sound note
· Ashwin Slips to 3rd in ICC Test Rankings