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Current Affairs 24th October 2016
Current Affairs Headlines of 24th October, 2016

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→ ‘Happiness junction‘ inaugurated at Bihar‘s railway station.

→ Aditya Birla Group to invest Rs. 20,000 cr in Madhya Pradesh.

→ Air India makes world record for longest nonstop flight.

→ Committee Setup to H5 Avian Influenza Outbreak.

→ Goa given green light to host FIFA U-17 World Cup.

→ Gurugram traffic police to get body-worn cameras.

→ ICICI, Axis, StanChart get back $2.5 bn of Essar loans.

→ In Jammu and Kashmir over 800 years old village Itchu in Ladakh region has been electrified for the first time using solar micro grids.

→ India beat Iran to win 2016 Kabaddi World Cup.

→ India‘s Chandrayaan-1 helped NASA detect water on Moon.

→ Mehar Mittal, legend of comedy in Punjabi movies, passes away.

→ North Korea won 2016 FIFA U-17 Women‘s World Cup.

→ Pele holds Guinness World Record for most career goals.

→ Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojna (PMUY) aims at providing five crore LPG connections to Below Poverty Line households in the country within three years.

→ Power Grid‘s board approves investments of Rs1k crore.

→ President Pranav Mukherjee inaugurated the Sardar Patel Heart Institute at Ankleshwar in Gujarat.

→ Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a campaign through which people can send their Diwali greetings and messages to the soldiers to boost their morale - Sandesh2Soldiers campaign.

→ Railways to introduce 9 more trains in UP by Nov-end.

→ Rajasthan to launch India‘s 1st indigenous olive oil brand.

→ SEBI relaxes restrictions on 40 entities.

→ The first woman to conquer Mount Everest, Junko Tabei, died of peritoneal cancer in Japan.

→ The highest French civil distinction, Chevalier de la L gion d Honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honour) was conferred on MD Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw.

→ Union Government holds tripartite talks with Manipur government, KNO, UPF.

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→ 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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