Dear Readers, we are presenting Daily Current Affairs for All Exams- 18th September 2016.
|Daily Current Affairs for All Exams- 18th September 2016.|
1. ISRO, Katrina, Juhi Chawla will get Priyadarshini Global Awards
1. Bengaluru-based Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Bollywood actors Katrina Kaif and Juhi Chawla are among recipients of the Priyadarshini Global Awards 2016 which will be presented on September 19.
2. Other recipients of the awards, instituted by a socio-cultural and educational organisation Priyadarshini Academy, in various fields are from Israel, Switzerland and UK.
2. China successfully launches Tiangong-2 space lab
1. China, launched its second experimental space station.The Tiangong 2 was carried into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center on the edge of the Gobi Desert in northern China.
2. Tiangong-2 is a precursor to a multi-module station that China will be assembling later this decade.It is a Chinese space laboratory and part of the Project 921-2 space station program.China's first space station
3. Indian-Origin Peer Wins ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ In UK
1. Lord Narendra Babubhai Patel ,a 78-year-old Indian-origin British obstetrician and member of the UK Parliament was honored the 'Lifetime Achievement Award'during the Asian Achievers Awards for his work in the medical profession and public life in Britain over the years.
4. Guided missile destroyer 'Mormugao' launched in Mumbai
1. The vessel has been built by government-run Mazgaon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd (MDL) and belongs to the Visakhapatnam class of ships being constructed under Project 15B.
2. The Guided Missile Destroyer ship of Project 15B was launched by chief guest Reena Lanba, wife of Admiral Sunil Lanba, the Chief of Naval Staff.
5. World Bank will invest nearly 1,000 crore rupees in Assam
1. World Bank will invest nearly 1,000 crore rupees in Assam for the betterment of the inland waterways.
2. The central government has also assured to re-construct jetty for which 100 percent assistance will be given by the Centre