India weekly current affairs is a section provided by TET Success Key to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events of the 12 September-18 September 2016. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.
12 September 2016 • Union Cabinet approves formation of GST Council • Union Government issues model guidelines for states to curb Ponzi schemes • Union Cabinet approves establishment of Higher Education Financing Agency • Deepa Malik becomes first Indian woman to win medal at Paralympics • Union Cabinet approves extension of contract between India and ISA for exploration of Polymetallic Nodules
13 September 2016 • Sushmita Rai wins Bronze at World Martial Arts Masterships • Javelin thrower Devendra Jhajharia wins gold at Rio Paralympics • UIDAI bans sharing of Aadhaar details • Democrats and Dissenters authored by Ramachandra Guha released
14 September 2016 • National Hindi Divas observed across India • President Pranab Mukherjee presented Rajbhasha awards • Indian cyclists bag 6 medals on opening day of 2016 Track Asia Cup • 2016 Kabaddi World Cup's logo unveiled • India Blue wins 2016-2017 Duleep Trophy • Reliance Communications and Aircel to be merged to create 4th largest telco • Priyesha Deshmukh wins bronze in World Deaf Shooting Championships
15 September 2016 • India declares itself free from bird flu • BHVS Narayana Murthy appointed Director of Research Centre Imarat • Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma conferred with Arjuna Award • India announces major initiative for R&D into Next Generation HFC refrigerant alternatives • BCCI partners Janalakshmi Financial Services for three years
16 September 2016 • East Bengal wins Calcutta Football League 2016 • Track Asia Cup 2016 concluded; Indian finished second • Naropa Festival: Devotees visit Indian Himalayas to celebrate Buddhist festival • Anandi Ramalingam assumed charge as Bharat Electronics Limited’s first woman director • HAL gets APAQG membership with voting rights
17 September 2016 • Union Government approves 500 crore rupees project for development of tourism in J&K • Advertisements issued by Delhi government violated Supreme Court guidelines: Panel • Malayalam critic M Leelavathy chosen for N Mohanan Suvarna Mudra Award 2016 • Guided Missile Destroyer Ship Mormugao launched in Mumbai • Alka Sirohi appointed UPSC chairman • Virat Kohli appointed as Brand Ambassador of Punjab National Bank • Monika Kapil Mohta appointed as India's Ambassador to Sweden
18 September 2016 • Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar declares Charkhi Dadri as 22nd district • Union Government notifies new import policy for marble & travertine blocks • Indian shooters clinched three gold medals at ISSF Junior World Cup • Invasive Giant African Land Snails sighted at Goa University