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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 31 MARCH 2016

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 31 MARCH 2016
(Daily News India)
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1. RELIANCE DEFENCE AND ISRAEL’S RAFAEL TO SET UP MISSILE, AIR DEFENCE JV
i. Reliance Defence has inked a pact with Israel's Rafael Advanced Defence System.
ii. The pact will help India for specialised areas including air- to-air missiles that will oversee projects worth USD 10 billion in ten years.
iii. Joint venture company will be located at Pithampur, Indore in Madhya Pradesh.
iv. The project will have an initial capital outlay of more than Rs 1,300 crore.

2. P SUSHEELA MOHAN ENTERS INTO GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS
i. Renowned playback singer P Susheela Mohan has been recognized by the Guinness World Records and Asia Book of Records.
ii. She is known for singing the most number of songs in Indian languages.
iii. She singed 17,695 songs in 12 Indian languages.

3. PM NARENDRA MODI UNVEILS ASIA’S LARGEST OPTICAL TELESCOPE ARIES AT NAINITAL
i. Asia’s largest and first of its kind optical telescope Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences was unveiled at Devasthal in Nainital District, Uttrakahnd.
ii. It was remotely activated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Belgian Pm Charles Michel
iii. Aries telescope was joint collaborative technological effort between Indian and Belgian scientists.
iv. It will help in the study and exploration of planets, starts, magnetic field and astronomical debris.

4. 13TH INDIA-EU SUMMIT HELD IN BRUSSELS
i. The 13th India and European Union Summit was held on 30 March 2016 in Brussels, Belgium.
ii. In the summit India was represented by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
iii. The European Union was represented by Donald Tusk at the 13th India-EU Summit
iv. The main issues discussed are:
a.    The leaders endorsed the EU-India Agenda for Action 2020 a concrete road-map for the EU-India Strategic Partnership for the next five years.
b.   The European Investment Bank agreed to extend 450 million Euros in loan for the construction of the first metro line in Lucknow.
c.    The EIB gave its nod to set up the Bank’s regional representation for South Asia in New Delhi.
d.   India-EU Water Partnership  to enhance cooperation on environment issues, including on the ‘Clean India' and ‘Clean Ganga’ flagship programmes.
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5. EIB ANNOUNCED LOAN OF 33 BILLION RUPEES FOR LUCKNOW METRO
i. European Investment Bank  announced that it will invest 33 billion rupees  for the first metro line in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
ii. This investment will be EIB’s largest ever financing in India.
iii. European Investment Bank is the European Union's bank owned by and representing the interests of the European Union Member States.

6. ADB LOWERS INDIA’S GROWTH FORECAST TO 7.4 % FOR 2016-17
i. The Asian Development Bank has lowered India’s growth forecast to 7.4% from an earlier estimate of 7.6% for the current financial year.
ii. This is mainly due to the failure of the government to push through the Goods and Services Tax and the Land and Labour Reforms.
iii. It also forecasted India is one of the fastest growing large economies in the world

iv. It also Forecasted India’s gross domestic product will grow to 7.8% for the fiscal year to March 2018.

Daily Current Affairs 30th March 2016

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 30 MARCH 2016
(Daily News India)
Shared By: WWW.DailyGk.IN

1. PM REACHES BRUSSELS FOR INDIA-EU SUMMIT
i. Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Brussels  under  his three-nation tour  to Belgium, the US and Saudi Arabia.
ii. During the visit Modi will attend the India-EU summit and the global nuclear security summit in the US.

2. INDIA RANKS THIRD GLOBALLY IN FINANCIAL TROJAN INFECTIONS
i. India ranks third among countries with high number of financial Trojan infections.
ii. Earlier India was at 5th position in 2014 and now the rank is improved after global detections have reduced.
iii. Financial Trojans is used to defraud customers of online banking services.

3. ARUN JAITLEY LAUNCHES 'MAKE IN INDIA' CONFERENCE IN SYDNEY
i. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has launched Make in India conference in Sydney.
ii. The main purpose of the launch is to promote make in India.
iii. He said for two consecutive years Indai will be the fastest growing economy in the world.

4. 112 WOULD BE THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY NUMBER IN INDIA
i. 112 would be the default emergency response number for any situation in India.
ii. Already   100 is the emergency number to contact police, then 101 is for fire emergency, 102 is for health emergency and 108 is for emergency situation related to disasters.
iv. All these services are regulated by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India for providing immediate help to public.
CHAIRMAN OF TRAI - R.S SHARMA.

5. MANOHAR PARRIKAR FLAGED OFF INDIA’S FIRST INDIGENOUS SONAR DOME
i. India’s first indigenous sonar dome a ship was today flagged off by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
ii. It is manufactured by a Defence and Research Development Organisation.
iii. It is a huge contribution by Indian Industry to the ‘Make in India’ movement
iv. Anti-submarine warfare ships have a sonar array fitted to the ship structure below the waterline.
v. It functions as the ship’s underwater eyes and ears.
vi. The sonar dome is a structure fitted over the sonar array so that its electronics and sensors are not exposed to surrounding hostile environment.

6. GOVERNMENT PERMITS 100% FDI IN ONLINE MARKETPLACES
i. The government permitted 100% FDI in the marketplace format of e-commerce retailing with a view to attract more foreign investors.
ii. Presently, global online retailer giants like Amazon and ebay are operating online marketplaces in India.
iii. The government is promoting FDI for attracting maximum money from foreign investors.

7. REGISTRATION OF 22 NBFCS HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY RBI
i. The Reserve Bank of India has cancelled registration of 22 non-banking financial companies including Amazan Capital and Mascot Commerce.
ii. The registration of these NBFCs is canceled under Section 45-IA (6) of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934.

iii. Earlier RBI had canceled registration of six other NBFCs for not following RBI’s policies under the RBI act 1934 for not following RBI’s policies.

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