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Current Affairs April 2016 – Latest National and International topics:
1st April 2016 Current Affairs:
» PM Modi attended Nuclear Security Summit in USA.
» Tobacco containing products must contain pictorial warning. It must cover 85% of the product pack.
3rd April 2016 Current Affairs:
» PM MODI selected for the award the King Abdulaziz Sash of Saudi Arabia which is highest civilian honor there by the king Salman bin Abdulaziz.
» West Indies won its second T20 world cup by defeating England in Kolkata.
4th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Mehbooba Mufti, PDP leader take oath as the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir. She is the first woman chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir.
» IIT Madras is the best engineering college in India according to Human Resource Ministry. IIT Mumbai got the second place and third place Kharagpur.
» IIM Bangalore is the best management institute in India according to Human Resource Ministry.
» World’s first public immunization program for dengue fever is started by Philippines.
» Kohli got the name captain of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Team of the Tournament for WT20.
5th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Stand Up India Scheme started by PM MOdi at Noida in Uttar Pradesh to enhance repreneurship among Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes and women entrepreneurs.
» CM Nitish Kumar announced Bihar as dry state from today. In BIhar all type of liquor has banned. Bihar is the fourth state to ban liquor after Gujarat, Mizoram and Nagaland.
» Gatiman Express, fastest train of India made its debut. It started at Delhi. Its maximum speed d 160 kmph. It runs 188 km in 100 minutes between Agra and Delhi.
7th April 2016 Current Affairs:
7th April is World Health Day
» A decision is taken by the Education Ministry to increase the fee of IIT from 90,000 to Rs 2 lak per anum.
» Vietnam’s new PM is Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
9th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Mother Teresa has been awarded UK’s prestigious Founders Award 2016 posthumously.
» IPL (Indian Premier League) 9 season started.
10th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» At the Puttingal temple in Kerala, 350 people injured and 106 people died in a fire accident during firework display.
» Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Dutches of Cambridge are arriving Inidia today.
» Femina Miss India for this year is Priyadarshini Chatterjee from Delhi.
11th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Malaysia Open 2016 men’s singles title won by Lee Chong Wei. He defeated Chen Long of China.
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13th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Bombay High Court ordered to stop IPL matches in Maharashtra beacause of drought after 30th April in the state.
» The state government of Haryana changed the name of the city of gurgaon to Gurugram and Mewat Dist as Nuh.
» Long range submarine-launched ballistic missile, codenamed K-4 was successfully test fired by India. This missile can reach the targets which are in the distance in 3,500 kilometers.
» Governor of Maharashtra announced the Hridaynath Mangeskar Award 2016 to Viswanathan Anand.
14th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» 14th April is Ambedkar Jayanthi observed in India.
15th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» India and France agreed the deal of 36 Rafale Jet for 7.8 billion Euros.
18th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Dipa Karunakar is the first woman gymnast of India to qualify for the Olympic Games.
» Srinivas Patil, the Governor of Sikkim launched “Param Kanchenjunga” super computer at Sikkim NIT.
» Gujarat’s fisrt DGP (Director General of Police) Geeta Johri appointed today.
» 25th Sulthan AzlanShah Cup won by Australia. Australia defeated India in the final match in Malesia by 4-0.
20th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» BCCI first chief executive Officer is Rahul Johri.
21st April 2016 Current Affairs:
» US going to print Harriet Tubman, Anti-slavery crusader is the first African-American image on the $20 bill. She replaced former President Andrew Jackson.
22nd April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Earth Day is celebrated today across the globe with the theme “Trees for the Earth. Let’s get planting.”
» Prince (age 57) noteworthy musician passed away in Minnesota.
» Earth day observed all over the world. The theme is “Trees for the Earth. Let’s get planting.”
23rd April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Salman Khan selected as goodwill Ambassador for the Indian contingent at the Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Summer Olympics.
» For the film AligarhManoj Bajpayee will be awarded with Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the film Aligarh.
25th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Government of India made it must and should for each and every mobile phone sold in our country from coming year onwards to possess a panic button.
» Tim Peake, British Astronaut belongs to European Space Agency established a new world record of running Marathon in Space.
» WHO announced Europe as the Malaria free zone.
26th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar and his Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry participated in a meeting in New Delhi to develop relationship between Pakistan and India.
» National Museum of Natural History building burned in Delhi.
27th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) lunched its 7th and final GPS (Global Positioning System) satellite IRNSS-1G from PSLV C33 rocket from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota launch pad near Chennai.
29th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» The Union government has taken the decision to increase Provident Fund interest rate to 8.8 per cent for the year 2015-16.
30th April 2016 Current Affairs:
» In New Delhi SC supreme court refused to prolong the date for converting diesel car to CNG cars. Diesel cabs will be banned in New Delhi from May 1st 2016.