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September 2012 Current Affairs

Minister of Water Resources Released Atlas named Aquifer System of India

Published on: 03-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Environment/Ecology Current Affairs 2012. Minister of water resources and parliamentary affairs Pawan Kumar Bansal on 28 September 2012 in New Delhi had released Atlas for six states namely- Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Chattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh and Meghalaya

National Disaster Management Authority observed its 8th Formation day

Published on: 03-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) on 28 September 2012 observed its 8th Formation day at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi and reaffirmed its commitment towards making Disasters in India resilient

India and China agreed to boost the Defence Ties

Published on: 03-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. India and China on 4 September 2012 agreed to boost defence ties

Punjab Government started a massive door-to-door Cancer Detection Campaign

Published on: 01-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The biggest door-to-door campaign to detect cancer at early stage was launched on 30 September 2012 by the Punjab Government

Tunnel joining the Amber Palace and Jaigarh Fort unveiled for Tourists

Published on: 01-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The tunnel that connects the two monuments of historical importance Amber Palace and Jaigarh Fort in the capital city Jaipur of Rajasthan was inaugurated on 30 September 2012 by the Diya Kumari of Jaipur Royal Family and former Rajasthan Tourism Minister Bina Kak

Shadman Chowk renamed as Bhagat Singh Chowk in Lahore

Published on: 01-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

International/World Current Affairs September 2012. The Shadman Chowk in the eastern city of Lahore on 29 September 2012 was renamed as Bhagat Singh Chowk on the 105th birth anniversary of the revolutionary freedom fighter and martyr, Bhagat Singh

Government ordered a CBI Probe into attacks on Rhinos from Poachers

Published on: 01-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed


Environment/Ecology Current Affairs September 2012.  Government of Assam on 27 September 2012 ordered a CBI probe into the recent incidents of Rhino Poaching

Dalmia Cement Bharat acquired Meghalaya based Adhunik Cement

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Corporate/Bussiness Current Affairs September 2012. Meghalaya based Adhunik Cement on 28 September 2012 was acquired by the Dalmia Cement Bharat for Rs 560 crore

Chief Justice of India S.H. Kapadia retired

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The Chief Justice of India Sarosh Homi Kapadia, retired on 28 September 2012 from the post after serving the Supreme Court for two and a half years

Altamas Kabir sworn-in as 39th Chief Justice of India

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. Justice Altamas Kabir on 29 September 2012 was sworn-in as the new chief justice of India by President Pranab Mukherjee. He took over the office from Justice Sarosh Homi Kapadia, who retired after serving the Supreme Court for two and a half year

India successfully launched its Heaviest Satellite GSAT-10

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The advanced communication satellite GSAT-10 of India was successfully launched on 28 September 2012 on board Ariane-5 rocket from European spaceport in French Guiana

India's first National Security Advisor Brajesh Mishra died

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The first National Security Advisor of India, Brajesh Mishra died on 28 September 2012 at New Delhi after suffering from a heart ailment

Jaideep Sarkar appointed as the new envoy to Israel

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. Jaideep Sarkar on 27 September 2012 was appointed as the new Indian Ambassador to Israel

Mars Curiosity Rover found the evidence of waist-deep flowing stream on the Planet

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Science & Technology Current Affairs September 2012. Scientists at NASA on 27 September 2012 announced that the Mars Curiosity Rover has discovered stream bed gravel, which hints towards the presence of waist-deep water on the surface of Mars in the past

China won Women's World Wrestling Championship 2012 title

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

China has bagged the team championship title in the 2012 FILA Senior Wrestling World Championships in Canada.

Delhi CM, Sheila Dikshit green signaled the Ladies Special Buses

Published on: 29-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. Delhi Transport Corporation green signaled Ladies’ Special Buses with women conductors on 27 September 2012 from 11 different points across the city

Former Navy Chief Nirmal Verma appointed as Indian envoy to Canada

Published on: 28-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. Nirmal Verma, the former navy chief on 27 September 2012 was appointed as India’s high commissioner to Canada

Election Commission prohibited use of animals in Election Campaigns

Published on: 28-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The Election commission on 27 September 2012 directed the Political Parties and candidates not to use birds and animals in the campaigns

SC: There are alternative ways for allocation of Natural Resources

Published on: 28-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

India Current Affairs September 2012. The Supreme Court in its verdict for routing of the allocation of Natural Resources on 27 September 2012 directed that the Auction being a preferable method for allotment of the natural resources can’t be turned up to be a constitutional limitation or requirement

Tata Group got an extension to manage the Taj Mansingh for another year

Published on: 28-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

Corporate/Bussiness Current Affairs September 2012. In a meeting held on 27 September 2012 in between the NDMC Chairperson, Archna Arora and Chief Minister of Delhi, Sheila Dixit, the decision was made that the New Delhi Municipal Council’s Taj Mansingh Property will be managed by the Indian Hotels Company (IHC) for another one year

SC:If Safety measures are not met, commissioning of the Kundakulam Plant can be stopped

Published on: 28-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Environment/Ecology Current Affairs September 2012.  The Supreme Court on 27 September 2012 directed to the center that if the safety measures are not found satisfactory than it would not hesitate from stopping the commissioning of the Kudankulam project in spite of the huge investments made on its installation

Sandeep Patil appointed as the Chief for BCCI Senior Selection Committee

Published on: 28-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Sports Current Affairs September 2012. Former Cricketer and all-rounder, Sandeep Patil was appointed as the Chairman of the five member senior selection committee of BCCI on 27 September 2012

There was a Country authored by Chinua Achebe Released

Published on: 28-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

There Was A Country: A Personal History of Biafra- by Chinua Achebe, a Nigerian writer released on 27 September 2012 in UK.

The earthquakes of Indian Ocean is a Signal to Tectonic disintegration

Published on: 27-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Environment/Ecology Current Affairs September 2012. The simultaneous earthquakes seen in past few years in the Indian Ocean may be a cause of breaking up of the Tectonic Plate for the formation of a new plate boundary within the earth surface

US, India and Afghanistan held its First Trilateral Discussion

Published on: 27-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed


International/World Current Affairs 2012. US, India and Afghanistan held its first ever trilateral meeting on 25 September 2012. The major point of discussion was on the situation in Afghanistan along with the issue of terrorism

Sima Samar won Swedish Right Livelihood award 2012

Published on: 27-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

Sima Samar, Afghan doctor and human rights advocate on 27 September 2012, won the Right Livelihood Award 2012.

Farmers moved to Supreme Court Challenging the Release of Water

Published on: 27-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. Farmers of Karnataka moved to the Supreme Court on 25 September 2012 challenging the direction given to the state by the Union Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh who is the head of Cauvery River Authority (CRA) to release 9000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu from September 20- October 15

Radical Focus Later Camera will be available soon in the market

Published on: 27-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Corporate/Bussiness Current Affairs September 2012. Radical camera with a facility to adjust the focus later will be available from October 2012 in the markets of Canada, Australia, Hong-Kong, Singapore and United States

Indian Sovereign Rating is Stable-Moody

Published on: 27-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Economy Current Affairs September 2012. The rating agency, Moody's Investors Services on 26 September 2012 in its Outlook for India expected stability due to the newly announced reforms (FDI & hike in petrol rates)

India Malaysia to achieve a target trade of USD 15 billion

Published on: 27-SEP-2012
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

India is going to expand bilateral trade with Malaysia to $15 billion by 2013 from $13 billion in 2011-12 as discussed in India- Malaysia CEO Forum

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