DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 8 SEPT 2015
(Daily News India)
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1. INTERNATIONAL LITERACY DAY OBSERVED ON 8TH SEPTEMBER
i) The International Literacy Day was observed on 8 September to promote literacy in world.
ii) The theme of International Literacy Day 2015 is’ Literacy and Sustainable Societies’.
iii) The theme was chosen to high light that literacy is a key element in achieving sustainable societies.
2. DOHA BANK INKED PACT WITH RELIANCE ADA GROUP TO GENERATE BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
i) Doha Bank inked with Reliance ADA Group to generate business opportunities in the Gulf Cooperation Council nations and India.
ii) It will provide business opportunities and further prospects for expansion for Doha Bank and Reliance Group.
iii) It will also provide help in product development and help in infrastructure development.
iv) Doha Bank is one of the largest commercial banks in the State of Qatar
Currency of Qatar: Qatari riyal
Capital of Qatar: Doha
3. INDO-MALDIVES JOINT MILITARY EXERCISE STARTS IN THIRUVANANTHAPURAM
i) Indo-Maldives joint Training Exercise started at Pangode Military Station in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala
ii) The Aim of the Joint Exercise is to increase understanding and interoperability between Armies of both countries.
PM of Maldives: Abdulla Yameen
Currency of Maldives:Maldivian Rufiyaa
4. BALA TRIPURA SUNDARI DEVI TEMPLE RENOVATED UNDER INDIA-NEPAL ECONOMIC PROGRAMME
i) Ranjit Rae Indian Ambassador to Nepal inaugurated the newly renovated Bala Tripura Sundari Devi Temple at Tripurakot.
ii) It is situated on the bank of glacial river Thuli Bheri in Dolpa district of Nepal.
iii) Shree Bala Tripura Sundari Devi Temple is almost 900 years old, having great socio-cultural relevance in the life of the people of the Dolpa district.
Pm of Nepal: Sushil koirala
Currency of Nepal:Nepalese rupee