Daily Current Affairs | 9th March 2016 Current Affairs

Current Affairs
  • Mumbai to host BRICS Friendship Cities Conclave in April
  • Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), Iran has successfully test-fired several ballistic missiles from silos across the country.
  • Government Karnataka has launched Mukhyamantri Santwana Harish Yojana to provide free medical treatment to road accident victims for the first 48 hours
  • 108—feet tall idol of Lord Rishabhdeva, carved out of a single rock has entered the “Guinness World Records” as the world’s tallest Jain statue
  • Hillstorm 3 has launched by Meghalaya police against GNLA (Garo National Liberation Army) militants in the Garo Hills and West Khasi Hills districts
  • Rajya Sabha passed Bureau of Indian Standards Bill, 2015 that seeks to replace Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 1986
  • Madhya Pradesh announced inclusion of widow marriage under the state government’s Mukhyamantri Kanya Vivah Yojana
  • George Henry Martin, Famous music producer, Passed away
  • ICICI Bank launched the iWork@Home programme to facilitate its women employees work from home
  • Capital Local Area Bank Ltd became the first to receive Small Finance Bank license from the Reserve Bank of India
  • Vivek Jain appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of – CA Media Digital (India) Pvt. Ltd.
  • Gujarat tops the list of states with most investment potential
  • Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to share FDI details with IB & RAW to prevent the entry of Black money into the country.
  • Mahesh Sharma releases the book “The Culture Heritage of Trans Himalayas-Kinnaur