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Current Affairs 12th October 2016
Current Affairs Headlines of 12th October, 2016

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→ A total of five Indian-Americans have been featured on Forbes list of the US‘ 400 richest people in 2016.

→ Amity University to open 1st US branch in 2017.

→ Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan was voted the ‘greatest star of screen‘ in a millennium-celebrating poll conducted by BBC.

→ Centre to invest Rs 15000 cr to increase Panipat oil refinery capacity.

→ Centre to invest Rs 1k cr in PSUs for skill development.

→ China has appointed Basketball player Yao Ming as its ambassador to Mars, in order to promote country‘s first mission to the Red Planet in 2020.

→ Goa Tourism Development Corporation recently held its very first vintage car and bike rally, called the ‘Vintage Bike and Car festival 2016‘..

→ India donates Rs 9.3 million to Mandela Foundation.

→ India to supply 500 MW power to Sri Lanka via sub-sea cables.

→ Indian banks‘ Tier 1 capital 3rd lowest in emerging markets.

→ Indian Railways to introduce train coaches with glass tops.

→ Standard Chartered Bank forms tie-up with Uber.

→ Tata Motors‘ global sales up 5.35% in September.

→ Telangana announces creation of 21 new districts.

→ TRAI proposes Rs 130 monthly rental per set top box.

→ Uttar Pradesh to participate in BRICS Trade Fair.

→ World‘s first Cybathlon Championship for Athletes with Disabilities aka Bionic Olympics.

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Current Affairs Headlines of 31st October, 2016
→ World Bank appoints Kristalina Georgieva as chief executive.

Current Affairs Headlines of 29th October, 2016
→ The first woman who conquered Mount Everest Junko Tabei passes away.

Current Affairs Headlines of 28th October, 2016
→ FIFA unveils Official Mascot for 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Current Affairs Headlines of 27th October, 2016
→ Legendary footballer Carlos Alberto Torres passed away at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Current Affairs Headlines of 26th October, 2016
→ Karate is Now an Olympic Sport.


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