Weekly Current Affairs 2016 (11 Sep – 17 Sep)

Weekly Current Affairs 2016 (12 Sep – 18 Sep).

The weekly current Affairs for Week no. 37 of 2016 (12 Sep 2016 – 18 Sep 2016) are as follows:

Current Affairs of 12 September 2016 Monday

  • Union Government issued fresh guidelines for flexi-fund for CSS.
  • World’s first daily driverless bus service launched in Lyon, France.
  • Union Cabinet approved formation of GST Council.
  • Stan Wawrinka defeated Novak Djokovic to win 2016 US Open Men’s Singles title.
  • Philippine revenge drama ‘Ang Babaeng Humayo’ won Golden Lion Award at Venice Film Festival.

Current Affairs of 13 September 2016 Tuesday.

  • Union Government issued model guidelines for states to curb Ponzi Schemes.
  • Union Cabinet approved extension of contract with ISA for exploration of Polymetallic Nodules.
  • Establishment of Higher Education Financing Agency approved by Union Cabinet.
  • Union Cabinet approved Bilateral Technical Arrangement between India and Switzerland.
  • Enhancing the buffer stock of pulses up to 20 lakh tones approved by CCEA.
  • First BRICS Wellness Workshop concluded in Bengaluru.

Current Affairs of 14 September 2016 Wednesday

  • National Hindi Divas observed across India on 14th September.
  • Devendra Jhajharia won gold at Rio Paralympics in Javelin throw.
  • Indian American scientist Ramesh Raskar won 2016 Lemelson-MIT Prize of US$500000.
  • Sushmita Rai won Bronze at World Martial Arts Masterships.

Current Affairs of 15 September 2016 Thursday

  • Morgan Freeman and Mel Brooks among 2015 National Medal of Arts recipients.
  • Subramanian Swamy honoured with Tamil Ratna award in US.
  • India Blue won Duleep Trophy Tournament

Current Affairs of 16 September 2016 Friday

  • International Democracy Day was observed all over the world on 15th September.
  • Sharing of Aadhaar details banned by UIDAI.
  • Calcutta Football League 2016 won by East Bengal.
  • BHVS Narayana Murthy, appointed as a Director of Research Centre Imarat.
  • US signed 38 billion dollars defence deal with Israel.
  • Reliance Communications merged with Aircel.

Current Affairs of 17 September 2016 Saturday

  • Union Government approved 500 crore rupee projects for development of tourism in  Jammu and Kashmir.
  • Ajinkya Rahane and Rohit Sharma conferred with Arjuna Award.
  • 2016 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award won by Dinesh Bharadia.
  • China successfully launched Tiangong-2 space lab.
  • Track Asia Cup 2016 concluded and India finished Second.
  • Nadia Murad Basee Taha appointed as UNODC Goodwill Ambassador.

Current Affairs of 18 September 2016 Sunday

  • Virat Kohli was appointed as brand ambassador by Punjab National Bank.
  • Which Indian actor got his name registered in Guinness World Record – Abhishek Bachchan
  • Missile Destroyer Mormugao launched by Indian Navy.

Friends this is it regarding Top Weekly Current Affairs of 2016. We will update weekly current affairs like this every week. If you have any suggestion or query, kindly post it in the comments section.

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