Weekly Current Affairs 2016 (29 Aug – 4 Sep).


Weekly Current Affairs 2016 (29 Aug – 4 Sep).

The weekly current Affairs for Week no. 35 of 2016 (29 Aug 2016 – 04 Sep 2016) are as follows:

Current Affairs of 29 August 2016 Monday

  • Successful test launch of scramjet engine conducted by ISRO.
  • International Day Against Nuclear Tests observed globally on 29th August 2016.
  • Mukesh Mehta appointed as President of India Bullion and Jewellers Association.
  • NASA’s Juno probe completed first Jupiter Flyby.
  • Mumbai-Nagpur Super Communication Expressway project unveiled by Maharashtra Government.
  • National Sports Day celebrated on 29 August.

Current Affairs of 30 August 2016 Tuesday

  • Madhukar Gupta Committee on border protection submitted report to MHA.
  • 2016 Belgian Grand Prix won by Nico Rosberg.
  • Padma Sachdev, author got Saraswati Samman for year 2015.
  • India, US signed  LEMOA (Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement).
  • India and Myanmar signed four agreements to boost bilateral cooperation.

Current Affairs of 31 August 2016 Wednesday

  • Dissolution of Central Inland Water Transport Corporation Limited approved by Union Cabinet.
  • MoUD and Amar Chitra Katha signed MoU to publish and distribute comic book on Swachh Bharat Mission.
  • Gujarat became first state to distribute 2 crore LED Bulbs under UJALA.
  • Aishwaryaa R Dhanush appointed as UN Women’s Advocate for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in India.
  • CRPF decided to appoint P V Sindhu as Commandant and brand ambassador.

Current Affairs of 01 September 2016 Thursday

  • 2016 BRICS Convention on Tourism begins in – Madhya Pradesh
  • Sony Pictures to acquire sports channels of which channel for 385 million US dollar – Zee
  • Bezwada Wilson, Thodur Madabusi Krishna receive – Ramon Magsaysay Award 2016
  • Union Cabinet approves grant of Permanent Residency Status for – Foreign Investors
  •  Ashok Chawla appointed as Chancellor of TERI University.
  • Indian-origin Ajei Gopal named CEO of ANSYS.

Current Affairs of 2 September 2016 Friday

  • Reliance Industries launched Reliance Jio offering Free Voice Calls, cheap Data Plans.
  • India and Egypt signed the agreement in area of Maritime Transport.
  • LG Electronics Inc ties up with whom Amazon.com on smart-home services.
  • India is at 35th rank in World Bank’s 2016 Logistics Performance Index.
  • First BRICS film festival began in New Delhi.
  • Guinness World Records declared Majuli as the largest river island

Current Affairs of 3 September 2016 Saturday

  • First BRICS Film Festival begun in New Delhi.
  • Islam Karimov, President of  Uzbekistanpassed away.
  • Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao sworned in as acting Governor of Tamil Nadu.

Current Affairs of 4 September 2016 Sunday

  • Mukund Choudhari assumed charge as CMD of MOIL.
  • 12 agreements in different areas of cooperation have signed between  India and Vietnam.
  • Kiran Mazumdar Shaw appointed Knight of the National Order of the French Legion of Honour.
  • 3.7 Billion Years Old fossils discovered on Earth in Greenland Rocks.

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