Current Affairs Recap of the Day: 04 May 2016

The Recap of the Day covers the important national and international current affairs like Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics, National Film Awards and Snooker World Championship among others.

Created On: May 4, 2016 19:15 ISTModified On: May 4, 2016 17:00 IST

The Recap of the Day brought out by covers important current affairs in bulleted form which would be of immense help in preparations for exams like civil services, SSC, Bank and MBA.

•    The e-enabled application that was launched by Indian railways for proper monitoring of all the Railway projects throughout the country on 3 May 2016- Project Management & Information System (PMIS)

•    He is the head of the three-member panel appointed by the Supreme Court of India to oversee the functions of the Medical Council of India on 2 May 2016 - Former CJI RM Lodha

•    National Research Development Corporation (NRDC), signed agreements to commercialise a room disinfectant for silkworm rearing houses and appliances on 3 May 2016 called- Ghar Sodhon

•    The Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics was announced on 3 May 2016 by recognizing the scientists and engineers who contributed to the momentous detection of- Gravitational Waves

•    The cricketer who signed as brand ambassador for Hublot watches is - Rohit Sharma

•    The Australian entrepreneur who publicly identified himself as the creator of Bitcoin is - Craig Steven Wright

•    Former Chief Executive of Future Group who was appointed Managing Director of Bharti Retail is - Kishore Biyani

•    A group of researchers from University of Cambridge built the world's smallest working engine named as- Actuating Nano-Transducers

•    The actor who won National Film Award for Best Actor is - Amitabh Bachchan

•    District of West Bengal whose residents will be voting on 5 May 2016 for the first time since Independence of India in 1947 - Coochbehar

•    The Union Ministry that on 3 April 2016 launched EXIM Analytics Dashboard to provide an easy access to detailed trade data of the country - Ministry of Commerce and Industry

•    England’s number one snooker player who on 2 May 2016 won World Championship title of Snooker in Sheffield - Mark Selby

•    International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its April 2016 Regional Economic Outlook for Asia and the Pacific forecast retained India’s growth rate for the year 2016 at - 7.5 percent

•    The Olympic flame arrived in Brazil for the start of a torch relay that will culminate with the opening of the Olympic Games in Rio in - August 2016

•    The public sector bank that is introducing a performance management system for its 1.70 lakh employees to build individual accountability - State Bank of India

•    Maharashtra’s well-known businessman-politician also called ‘The Man with the Golden Shirt’ by his friends, who earned a place in the Guinness World Records (GWR) - Pankaj Parakh

•    Seven Indian shuttlers who booked their berth for the upcoming Rio Olympics, scheduled in August 2016 are - Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, Jwala Gutta, Ashwini Ponnappa, Manu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy

•    The country that in May 2016 ordered a Canadian Robert Penner living and working in the country to leave the country within two days after he criticised the government on social media - Nepal

•    Australia Prime Minister who confirmed that he would call an election within the next week to be held on 2 July 2016 - Malcolm Turnbull

•    According to a new report by Unicef, some 75 million school age children in crisis areas around the world are in desperate need of - Educational Support

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