Daily Current Affairs Update – 24th October 2016

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National – Across the India:

 

1. Prime Minister announces to establish India’s first Railway University in Vadodara.

 

2. Narendra Modi has launched #Sandesh2Soldiers campaign to wish the soldiers on the eve of Diwali.

Sandesh2Soldiers-campaign

Through this campaign people can send their blessing to soldiers.

 

3. President Pranav Mukherjee has inaugurated the Sardar Patel Heart Institute at Ankleshwar in Gujarat.

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4. TRAI has recommended Department of Telecom (DoT) to impose combined penalty of 3,050 crore rupees on Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea cellular.

TRAI

It was found that users of reliance Jio were unable to contact these networks.

 

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Sports:

 

1. Mascot for FIFA 2018 World Cup is Zabivaka the wolf.

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This mascot’s name signifies “The one who scores.”

 

2. India has won kabaddi World cup 2016.

India-has-won-kabaddi-World-cup-2016

India score 38 and beat Iran.

 

3. North Korea won the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup after defeating Japan.

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List of Indian Multinational Companies and their CEO’s [Must Read] 

 

Economics & Banking GK:

 

1. The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has sanctioned loan worth INR 19,702 crore to National Water Development Agency (NWDA).

The-National-Bank-for-Agriculture-and-Rural-Development

2. Aditya Birla Group has invested INR 20000 crore for the enhancement of Madhya Pradesh in the field of Retail, telecom and cement.

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3. World Bank assured 2 billion US dollars aid to Bangladesh to tackle climate change.

 

Death:

 

1. Former Qatari Emir Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani passed away.

Former-Qatari-Emir-Sheikh-Khalifa-bin-Hamad-Al-Thani

He was 84.

 

2. Junko Tabei has passed away.

Junko-Tabei

She was the first women to climb Mount Everest.

She was 77.

 

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