Weekly Current Affairs 2016. Week 27

Weekly Current Affairs 2016 (4 July – 10 July)

The weekly current Affairs for Week no. 27 of 2016 (4 July 2016 – 10 July 2016) are as follows:

Current Affairs of 4 July 2016 Monday

  • B Sai Praneeth won 2016 Canada Open Grand Prix Badminton Men’s Singles title.
  • Former French Prime Minister Michel Rocard died.
  • Haryana to develop new Industrial Township at an expense of $5 billion.
  • BRICS Working Group Meeting on Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency began in Visakhapatnam
  • ICC relaxed Decision Review System for LBWs.
  • Electronic Cigarettes to be banned by Kerala government.
  • Rapid Rural Police Response System launched by Punjab Government.
  • Gurpreet Singh Sandhu  became first Indian to play in Europa League.

Current Affairs of 5 July 2016 Tuesday

  • NASA’s Juno spacecraft successfully began orbit of Jupiter.
  • 19 new Ministers of State inducted in Union council of Ministers.
  • Para swimmer Niranjan Mukundan wins eight medals in IWAS World Games.
  • Logistic Performance Index 2016 released by World Bank.
  • MV Dhekane takes over as Director of IISU.
  • Hero MotoCorp inked 3-year wage agreement with Gurgaon Workers.

Current Affairs of 6 July 2016 Wednesday

  • R Thiruppathi Venkatasamy appointed as Accountant General of Tamil Nadu.
  • Union Cabinet approves Interest Subvention Scheme for Farmers.
  • Aditya Birla Fashion acquired global clothing brand Forever 21.
  • SC appointed Green Panel recommends high pollution cess of 20-22% on Diesel Vehicles.
  • Union Cabinet approved National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme.

Current Affairs of 7 July 2016 Thursday

  • Dipa Karmakar named as World Class Gymnast by International Gymnastics Federation.
  • National Green Highways Mission launched by Union Government.
  • Deepak Singhal appointed as the Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh.
  • Social media banking platform SBI Mingle launched by SBI.
  • Myspeed App to measure real time mobile internet speed launched by TRAI.

Current Affairs of 8 July 2016 Friday

  •  India and Mozambique signed MoUs on drug trafficking, pulse trading & sports.
  • Google acquired Paris-based startup Moodstocks.
  • BRICS drug control meeting begins in New Delhi.
  • India’s first Centre of Excellence on Internet of Things is unveiled by NASSCOM.

Current Affairs of 9 July 2016 Saturday

  • Kerala Govt state govt proposed 14.5 per cent fat tax on junk food.
  • India inked MoU’s in four areas of cooperation with South Africa.
  • Kevin Turner resigned as Chief Operating Officer of Microsoft.
  • Noted Pakistani philanthropist Abdul Sattar passed away.

Current Affairs of 10 July 2016 Sunday

  • NATO Summit 2016 concluded in Warsaw.
  • Football cup Euro 2016 won by Portugal.
  • Wimbledon cup won by Andy Murray.
  • BRICS had its 2nd Anti-Drug Working Group meeting of Heads of Drug Control Agencies.

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