The recap of the day covers important current affairs of the day like brand ambassador of the Samajwadi Pension Yojana, first Indian woman to bag a medal at the Paralympics, and 2016 India-US Economic Summit among others.
• Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman will soon be appointed as Director of the Board. The Vice Chairman of Samsung Electronics is - Lee Jae-yong
• The actor who was recently named as the brand ambassador of the Samajwadi Pension Yojana is – Vidya Balan
• Armenian President appointed Karen Karapetyan as the Prime Minister of Armenia. The president of the country is - Serzh Sargsyan
• Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India appointed Liro Rossi as the Chief Executive Officer of - Holiday Club resorts
• The stock exchange that became the first Indian stock exchange to file Initial Public Offering with SEBI is - Bombay Stock Exchange
• The Indian athlete who became the first Indian woman to bag a medal at the Paralympics is - Deepa Malik
• The state government that officially launched AIR Regional News Unit’s Facebook page is – Chhattisgarh
• The 2016 India-US Economic Summit will be held in – New Delhi
• The Union Cabinet approved the creation of the Higher Education Financing Agency for - creating capital assets in higher educational institutions
• The Union Government recently released Direct Selling Guidelines 2016 framework to - protect consumers from Ponzi frauds
• The world's wilderness has reduced by a tenth in the past two decades, according to a study conducted by the scientists from - the University of Queensland in Australia
• The Union Cabinet recently approved the extension of contract between Ministry of Earth Sciences and the International Seabed Authority for exploration of- Polymetallic Nodules
• The first BRICS Wellness Workshop was held in – Bengaluru
• Indian athlete Deepa Malik recently bagged a silver medal at the Rio Paralympics. She won the medal in- Shotput F-53 event
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