30 September 2016

India Weekly Current Affair - 19 September - 25 September 2016

India Weekly Current Affair - 19 Sep-25 Sep 2016

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.

19 September
 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
20 September
 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
21 September
 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
22 September
 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

23 September
 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

24 September
 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

25 September
 R Ashwin becomes fastest Indian & second overall to take 200 Test wickets
 Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh presented Antyodaya Krishi Puruskars