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 19 September-25 September 2016. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.
• Cauvery Supervisory Committee directs Karnataka to release 3000 cusecs of water per day for 10 days • Indian Railways launches Yatri Mitra Sewa for elderly, differently-abled • HRD Minister inaugurates Super Computer PARAM-ISHAN at IIT Guwahati
• India successfully test fires long range surface-to-air Barak-8 missile off Odisha coast • National Board for Wildlife approves first phase of Ken-Betwa project • Ola ties-up with Yatra for Cab Booking Interface Integration • MS Dhoni named captain of India's all time Test XI by Wisden • ADB approves 631 million US dollars loan for Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor
• Union Cabinet approves merging of Rail budget with Union Budget • IOCL, GAIL sign MoU for taking equity stake in Dhamra LNG terminal • Union Cabinet approves submarine optical fibre cable connectivity with Andaman & Nicobar Islands • CCEA approves 5176 crore rupees Capital Grant for GAIL pipeline project • Union Cabinet approves Winding up of Hindustan Diamond Company Private Limited • India, Samoa tax information exchange agreement approved • Junaid Ahmad appointed as World Bank Country Director for India • BPCL lifts title of Obaidullah Khan Heritage Cup Hockey Tournament • Union Cabinet approves Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Bill, 2016 • Delhi Government to have state-level bravery awards • World's largest solar power plant opens in Kamuthi, Tamil Nadu
• Girish Chandra Gupta sworn in as Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court • NITI Aayog chalks up plan to secure 50 medals in 2024 Olympics • Tamil Film Visaranai is India’s official entry for 2017 Oscar • Navtej Sarna appointed Indian Ambassador to the US
• India, France inked deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets • Hindi and Urdu writer Reoti Saran Sharma passes away • IAF successfully fired long range air-to-air MICA missile from Mirage-2000 combat aircraft • Delhi government raised Doctors retirement age to 65 • PM approves constitution of two committees for birth centenary of Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay
• Asia’s oldest MTB race kicks off in Shimla • Mission Parivar Vikas to be launched in seven states for improved family planning services • Sathiyan Gnanasekaran wins Belgium Open title of Table Tennis
• R Ashwin becomes fastest Indian & second overall to take 200 Test wickets • Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh presented Antyodaya Krishi Puruskars