Daily Current Affairs | 14th June 2016 Current Affairs

Current Affairs
  • India signed three bilateral agreements to strengthen co-operation with Ghana
  • India, United States and Japan participated in the Malabar Exercise 2016
  • Mudrarakshasa died in June 2016 and was the Editor at All India Radio from 1962 to 1976
  • President of Russia ordered an unannounced inspection in country’s Armed Forces to assess the readiness of military arsenals
  • Odisha served Leave India notice to eight Chinese nationals working under a Thai company at the Dhamra Port in Bhadrak district
  • Justice Rakesh Ranjan Prasad assumed charge as the Chief Justice of the Manipur High Court
  • Ranu Langthasa was unanimously appointed as the first women chairperson of the North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council (NCHAC) in Assam
  • The Central Port Authorities Act 2016 drafted by Ministry of Shipping will replace the Major Port Trust Act of 1963
  • Union Government constituted a five member team to assess the existing water bodies, farm pond and other sources of irrigation in the selected districts of Western Uttar Pradesh including Meerut and Muzaffarnagar
  • Ratan Tata recently invested in e-ticketing company Kyazoonga
  • Tata Power Co. Ltd recently signed an agreement to acquire Welspun Renewables Energy Private Ltd
  • Microsoft Corporation recently announced that it is going to acquire LinkedIn
  • Telangana government ordered to set up a Pharma City on 12500 acres of land in Rangareddy and Mahbubnagar districts
  • Jal Marg Vikas Project on the river Ganga is being developed between Allahabad and Haldia which cover a distance of 1620 kms
  • Human Genome Project-Write to link the chunks of synthetic DNA by making a researcher-created human genome that can control a cell in a lab dish
  • Lewis Hamilton won the 2016 Canada Grand Prix of Formula 1 title
  • Janani Sewa launched by the Indian Railways to provide for baby food items at stations and children’s menu items on trains
  • Naresh Goyal was elected to the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Board of Governors for the 5th consecutive tenure
  • FASTag launched at toll plazas on National Highways by the National Highways Authority of India
  • Consumer Price Index for May 2016 was pegged at 5.76 percent
  • IITPAL will be launched by the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development for IIT JEE aspirants