Weekly Current Affairs 2016. Week 30

Weekly Current Affairs 2016 (25 July – 31 July)

The weekly current Affairs for Week no. 30 of 2016 (25 July 2016 – 31 July 2016) are as follows:

Current Affairs of 25 July 2016 Monday

  • Brazilian scientists identified  another type of Zika-Transmitting Mosquito.
  • Solar Power Tree for generation of electricity developed by CSIR-CMERI.
  • Wrestler Narsingh Yadav failled dope Test. (Given Clean chit again on 1st August 2016)
  • India’s first Green Rail Corridor launched in Tamil Nadu.
  • Nepal PM KP Oli resigned ahead of a no-confidence vote.
  • A Kanyakumari, became first woman violinist to receive Sangita Kalanidhi Award.

Current Affairs of 26 July 2016 Tuesday

  • Flipkart acquires online fashion portal Jabong.
  • Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2016 passed by Lok Sabha.
  • Budha Rashmi Mani appointed as Director General of National Museum.
  • G-20 Finance Ministers pledged to boost Global Economy.

Current Affairs of 27 July 2016 Wednesday

  • Ramon Magsaysay Award 2016 won by Bezwada Wilson, Thodur Madabusi Krishna
  • India’s first Humboldt Penguins reached Mumbai’s Byculla Zoo.
  • East Bengal to honour Milkha Singh with Bharat Gaurav Award.
  • India-USjoint expedition discovered natural gas in Indian Ocean.
  • India’s CSIR ranked World’s 12th Best Government Institute.

Current Affairs of 28 July 2016 Thursday

  • Lokpal and Lokayukta (Amendment) Bill, 2016 passed by Lok Sabha.
  • Union Cabinet approves setting up of AIIMS in Bhatinda.
  • World Hepatitis Day observed with Elimination as its theme.
  • Union Cabinet cleared changes to GST Bill and dropped 1% additional tax on inter-state.
  • Muralitharan, Lohmann, Morris and Rolton inducted into Cricket Hall of Fame.

Current Affairs of 29 July 2016 Friday

  • International Tiger Day observed on 29th July.
  • Compensatory Afforestation Fund Bill, 2016 passed by Parliament.
  • Madras Crocodile Bank Trust opened for public.
  • T Nanda Kumar resigned as Chairman of National Dairy Development Board.
  • IMD to use supercomputer to forecast monsoon with – Dynamical Model

Current Affairs of 30 July 2016 Saturday

  • Who was confered with  Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 by AAAI – Srinivasan Swamy
  • Maitree, Indo-Thailand joint Military Exercise conducted.
  • United Nations World Day against Trafficking in Persons 2016 observed on30th July 2016.
  • International Day of Friendship 2016 observed on 30th July 2016.

Current Affairs of 31 July 2016 Sunday

  • Jharkhand Government to form separate cell for Primitive Tribes Group.
  • Strategic Forces Command exempted from ambit of RTI.
  • Satish Mathur appointed as DGP of Maharashtra Police.
  • Pashudhan Bima Yojana yojana is launched in Haryana.

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