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National – Across the India:
1. Arunachal Governor Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa sacked.
President Pranab Mukherjee signed an order removing Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa from the post of Arunachal Pradesh Governor.
2. 14th September National Hindi Divas.
The National Hindi Divas an annual literary-day is being observed on 14 September in Hindi speaking regions of India and other countries with Hindi speaking population
3. India takes US renewable energy dispute to WTO.
International – Across the Globe:
1. ‘Bhattacharya, Kochhar among most powerful women outside US’.
India’s top women bankers, SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya, ICICI head Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma, are among the 50 most powerful women based outside the US, according to a list by Fortune which is topped by Banco Santander’s boss Ana Botin.
1. India’s Devendra Jhajharia (36) has won gold medal in the men’s javelin throw, F46 event held at the 2016 Rio Paralympics.
2. Sushmita wins bronze at World Martial Arts Masterships.
Indian kickboxer Sushmita Rai (Mazitar, East Sikkim) has won the Bronze medal at the World Martial Arts Masterships 2016, at Cheongju in South Korea.
Awards & Recognition:
1. Subramanian Swamy was awarded ‘Tamil Ratna’ in US.
Economics & Banking GK:
1. CCEA approves proposal for initiation of 3rd phase of TEQIP.
2. Cabinet approves establishment of Higher Education Financing Agency.
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU):
1. 4th Russia and India Working Group meeting held in New Delhi.
Russia and India acknowledged their mutual interest in further strengthening and expanding bilateral investment cooperation between across the sectors.
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