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NDA Exam I 2016: Current affairs set- 2

Dear Candidates, we are providing the set of one liner on various topics like person in news, National news, International news and Sports which will help you to prepare for the NDA Exam I 2016.

Apr 6, 2016 16:59 IST
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NDA Exam I 2016 – 17th April 2016
(Current Affairs)

Person in News:
•The head of the Norway’s Consulate General of Mumbai that was reopened on after four decades of closure- Torbjorn Holthe
•The actor and writer of Oscar winning Chariots of Fire screenplay who died (November 2015) - Colin Welland
•The author of the book, Interlinking of Indian Rivers that was released by CWC Chairman AB Pandya- Radha Kant Bharati
•The Bollywood actor selected to be the chief guest of the 46th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that will be held in Goa – Anil Kapoor
•The famous football player with whom Tata Motors signed as Global Brand Ambassador for its passenger vehicles – Lionel Messi (Argentina)

International News:
•He was ranked at number 1 position in the Forbes list of the World's Most Powerful People 2015 - Vladimir Putin
•He was ranked at 73rd (last) position in the Forbes list of the World's Most Powerful People 2015 – Margaret Chan
•The country which declared state of emergency in the country citing threat to national security (November 2015) - Maldives
•The country rejoined as a member of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) - Indonesia
•The multilateral agency released the Asian Economic Integration Report 2015 - Asian Development Bank

National News:

•The state which announced to provide the Soil Health Cards to all farmers by March 2017- Madhya Pradesh
•The state government which hiked the daily minimum wages of skilled, semi-skilled and unskilled workers in various sectors- Assam
•The state government which relaxed its two-child policy for government employees- Rajasthan
•The state government which approved APJ Abdul Kalam Amrut Yojna for pregnant and lactating women- Maharashtra
•Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was ranked at which position in the Forbes list of the World's Most Powerful People 2015 – Ninth
•The research project launched by PM Narendra Modi (5 November 2015) - Imprint India

Sports News:-
•The first female jockey who won Melbourne Cup (November 2015)- Michelle Payne
•The Indian boxer who ranked world no 2 in the international ranking in 56 kg category - Shiva Thapa
•The team topped the FIFA World Ranking in Men's category released in November 2015 - Belgium
•Who won the 32nd Indian Oil Surjit Hockey Tournament which was concluded on 5 November 2015 in Jalandhar- Indian Railways
•Who was temporarily relieved himself as the president of World Chess Federation on 6 December 2015 - Kirsan Ilyumzhinov

NDA Exam I 2016: Current affairs set- 1

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