Daily Current Affairs | 26th April 2016 Current Affairs

Current Affairs
  • 26 April: World Intellectual Property Day
  • Nandu Natekar, badminton player became the first non-cricketer to be included in the Legends Club of Cricket Club of India founded by late Jagmohan Dalmiya
  • Amanullah Khan, founder of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front who passed away
  • Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) got green nod for its 694-crore rupees LPG project at Haldia Dock Complex in West Bengal
  • The former prime minister of Thailand, Banharn Silpa-archa, died on 23 April 2016
  • Bangladesh Cabinet approved a law with provision to impeach Supreme Court judges if allegation of misconduct or incapacity is proved
  • Indian origin wrestler, Vinod Kumar Dahiya is set to represent Australia at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics 2016
  • The footballer, Jeje Lalpekhlua won the Football Players’ Association of India (FPAI) Indian Player of the Year award
  • India will host the 2018 Commonwealth Judo Championships
  • Renowned Freedom fighter Poornima Arvind Pakvasa died
  • The Sikh Gurdwaras (Amendment) Bill, 2016 that was passed in Lok Sabha seeks to amend Sikh Gurdwaras Act, 1925
  • The western Odisha town Titlagarh continued to remain the hottest place in the State
  • Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that the State government is seeking a loan of 5000 crore rupees from the World Bank for implementing Water conservation to changing crop patter
  • Saudi Arabia unveiled the Vision 2030 to diversify its economy with an aim to reduce its dependence on oil