India This Week: 26 September - 2 October 2016

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Created On: Oct 7, 2016 17:08 ISTModified On: Oct 7, 2016 17:13 IST

India this week is a section provided by to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events of the 26 September to 2 October 2016. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

26 September

ISRO launched 8 satellites in two different Orbits
India wins historic 500th Test by 197 runs against New Zealand
New species of ground-dwelling lizard discovered in Mumbai
Puducherry Government decides to waive-off all farm loans

27 September

Uttam Singh to be honoured with Lata Mangeshkar Award for Lifetime Achievement
Official Emblem launched for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
Indira Gandhi International Airport becomes first in Asia-Pacific region to achieve carbon neutral status
Union Government approves name change of Gurgaon to Gurugram
Tirupati Airport awarded Best Tourist Friendly Airport

28 September

Shaheed Bhagat Singh’s 109th birth anniversary observed across India
Union Cabinet approves ratification of Paris Agreement
Union Cabinet approves India-Singapore MoU in the field of Industrial Property Cooperation
Union Cabinet approves closure of Hindustan Cables Limited
CCEA approves implementation of Project SAKSHAM
Indian women's Kabaddi team wins gold in Asian Beach Games
Union Government approves 1269 crore rupees for drought affected Maharashtra
ISRO signs MoU with Telangana to provide digital classes
Infosys launches e-commerce platform Skava Commerce

29 September

Indian Army conducts surgical strikes across Line of Control
Myntra appoints Dipanjan Basu as Chief Financial Officer
Railways Ministry launches various Railways Services
Union Government notifies constitution of Monetary Policy Committee
Union Government launched Progress Panchayat to reach out to minority community
Shakti Sinha appointed as Director of Nehru Memorial Museum and Library
Telugu writer Prof Kalakaluri Enoch conferred 29th Moortidevi Award
R Subramania Kumar appointed Executive Director of Indian Overseas Bank
West Bengal government decides to install Monorail
Arunachal Pradesh CM flags off all-women Mt Gorichen Expedition
Ambati Venu appointed as Managing Director of Abbott India Ltd

30 September

Union Government decides to raise EPFO Investment in ETF from 5 to 10 per cent
Patna High Court quashes Bihar Prohibition of Liquor Act
BRICS Nations adopt New Delhi Declaration of Education
S Sivakumar appointed as full-time member of 21st Law Commission of India
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates India Sanitation Conference

1 October

SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya gets one year extension
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince to be chief guest on Republic Day in India
MS Sahoo assumes charge as Chairman of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India
Jharkhand becomes first state to implement Direct Benefit Transfer in Kerosene

2 October

India ratifies historic Paris Climate Agreement
Nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 147th birth anniversary
New species of Pika discovered in the Sikkim Himalayas
Tamil Nadu tops list of endemic flowering plants
Bihar government notified Bihar Prohibition and Excise Act, 2016
Urban areas of Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh declared open defecation free

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