Jagran Josh Logo
  1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. India | World This Week |  

India This Week: 4 July-10 July 2016

Jul 11, 2016 15:32 IST

India this week is a section provided by Jagranjosh.com to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events of the 4 July to 10 July 2016. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

4 July 2016
• BRICS Working Group Meeting on Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency begins in Visakhapatnam
• National Mineral Exploration Policy unveiled by Narendra singh Tomar
• 1mg Technologies acquires diagnostic labs aggregator Medd

5 July 2016
• Cabinet Reshuffle: 19 New Ministers included
• Union Cabinet approves Interest Subvention Scheme for farmers
• Union Cabinet approves National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme
• Union Cabinet approves setting up of Major port at Enayam in Tamil Nadu
• Union Cabinet approves The High Courts (Alteration of Names) Bill, 2016
• MoU between India & Mauritius in the field of Rural Development & Poverty Alleviation approved
• World's largest charkha unveiled at IGI airport, Delhi
• SC-appointed Green Panel recommends high pollution cess of 20-22% on diesel vehicles
• MP Cabinet approved Madhya Pradesh Tax on Entry of Goods in Local Areas Amendment Bill, 2016
• Union Cabinet approves redevelopment of seven GPRA colonies in Delhi
• Aditya Birla Fashion acquires global clothing brand Forever 21
• TRAI launches Myspeed App to measure real time mobile internet speed

6 July 2016
• R Thiruppathi Venkatasamy appointed as Accountant General of Tamil Nadu
• Jagannath Rath Yatra begins in Puri, Odisha
• Dipa Karmakar named World Class Gymnast by International Gymnastics Federation
• India ranks 91 in Networked Readiness Index 2016
• Deepak Singhal appointed as the Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh

7 July 2016
• 231 Projects under Namami Gange launched all over country
• Rajasthan becomes first state to introduce minimum wages for part-time workers
• Noted music director Omi passes away
• Zydus, Medicines Patent Pool inks agreement for Bristol-Myers Squibb's daclatasvir tablets
• NASSCOM unveils India’s first Centre of Excellence on Internet of Things
• Radhika Menon becomes first woman to bag IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea

8 July 2016
• Second phase of Haritha Haram programme launched in Telangana
• Kerala Government proposed 14.5 per cent fat tax on junk food
• Andhra Pradesh decided to conduct 'Smart Pulse Survey' of 1.48 crore households
• Sanjay Gupta appointed as CMD of Konkan Railway Corporation Limited
• Ringside with Vijender authored by Rudraneil Sengupta released

9 July 2016
• Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant attains criticality
• Utpal Bora appointed as Chairman of Oil India
• Kendrapara sheep gets registered breed status

10 July 2016
• Tathagata Roy sworn-in as Governor of Arunachal Pradesh
• Legendary football coach Amal Dutta passes away

Is this article important for exams ? Yes1 Person Agreed
Read more Current Affairs on: India this week , India this week 2016

DISCLAIMER: JPL and its affiliates shall have no liability for any views, thoughts and comments expressed on this article.

Latest Videos

Register to get FREE updates

    All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

Newsletter Signup
Follow us on
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK