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  • Sep 10, 2015
  • 1 G-20 launches W-20 grouping for gender to complete economic growth [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    {G - 20} a group of twenty, one of the world’s largest frugalities including the {W - 20} Women - 20, launched by India is an arranged grouping of women leaders in order to complete gender inclusive global economic growth. G - 20 was launched during the conference between Financ

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  • 2 GSAT-6 Satellite successfully placed in orbital slot of 83 Degree East [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has successfully positioned India’s latest communication satellite GSAT - 6 into its orbital slot. It was positioned in its orbital slot 83 Degree east after carrying out four point striking maneuvers.

    • It has been placed with other four

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  • 3 PM Narendra Modi initiates Badarpur-Faridabad Metro [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi initiated Badarpur - Faridabad Metro in Delhi National Capital Region (NCR). The metro corridor will connect the national capital with the satellite town and increases economic growth by successive transporation to the people.

    • It is the first enviro

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  • 4 Injured Joshna Chinappa knocks Habiba to win Squash Circuit title [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Joshna Chinappa: Joshna Chinappa was born on September 15th 1986. She is a National Squash Champion. A trainee from Indian Squash Academy, Chennai. She ranked 19th in the world in March 2014.

    • Currently she is ranked 28th in the world.

    About her Achievements:

    • She was the

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  • 5 5th September celebrated as National Teachers Day [ Important Days ]

    About National Teachers Day: 5th September is celebrated as National teachers Day in India every year since 1962. Teachers day is celebrated in the memory of India’s first Vice President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan’s birthday on 5th September.

    • At this day teachers and students

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  • 6 Eminent Music composer Adesh Shrivastava passes away [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Eminent Music composer Adesh Shrivastava has passes away on 5th September 2015 due to cancer in Kokilaben Hospital. Aadesh Shrivastava was born on 4th September 1964 in Jabalpur to a Hindu Kayastha family. He was a music composer and singer of Indian music.

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  • 7 Delhi High Court allows permanent contract for women in Indian Navy [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Indian Navy: The Indian Navy is the marine branch of the armed forces of India. The Indian Navy origin in 1947. Commander - in - Chief of the Navy is the President of India. A four - star officer in the rank of Admiral can be the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) and commands the

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  • 8 Haryana passes bill to eliminate Police Recruitment Board [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About the aim of passing Amendment Bill: Haryana legislative Assembly has passed Haryana Police Amendment Bill, 2015. It is aim is to stop the Police Recruitment Board in order to end the partiality in the police recruitments in the state.

    • Amendment is the process of making cha

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  • Sep 10, 2015
  • 1 Vikas Krishan Indian boxer wins silver medal in 75 kg category in Asia Championships [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Vikas Krishan Yadav was born on 10th February 1992 in Singhwa Khas village in Hisar district. He is an Indian male boxer from Bhiwani district in Haryana. He joined the Bhiwani Boxing Club in 2003. Later, he received training in the Army Sports Institute at Pune.

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  • 2 Union HM Rajnath Singh declared 33% reservation for women in paramilitary forces [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Rajnath Singh: Rajnath Singh was born on 10th July 1951. He is an Indian politician belongs to the Bharatiya Janata Party. He is currently serves as the Home Minister of India. He previously served as the Chief Minister of the state of Uttar Pradesh and as a Cabinet Minist

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  • 3 Agriculture expert Ramesh Chand appointed as full time member of NITI Aayog [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About NITI Aayog: NITI Aayog is a Government of India policy established by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after his having dissolved the Planning Commission. The Union Government of India announced formation of NITI Aayog on 1st January 2015.

    • NITI stands for National Institutio

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  • 4 Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri qualify for President’s Cup [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Anirban Lahiri was born on 29th June 1987. He is an Indian golfer by profession. He is currently plays on the European Tour. Lahiri learned to play golf at the age of eight from his father. His father Dr. Tushar Lahiri is a physician with the armed forces who was also a spare tim

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  • 5 Shinzo Abe from Japan has been Re-elected as Leader of Ruling Party [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Shinzo Abe: Shinzo Abe was born on 21st September 1954. He is the Prime Minister of Japan and re - elected in this post in December 2012. He is also the President of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and chairman of the Oyagaku propulsion parliamentary group.

    • He was ser

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  • 6 Deepak Lather wins India’s second weightlifting gold in 62 kg at CYG [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Indian weightlifter Deepak Lather wins gold medal in 62 kg category played at Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG). This was fifth Commonwealth Youth Games and played at Samoa of Polynesia. This gold medal was India’s second gold medal of fifth CYG.

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  • 7 Cabinet gives permission to gold bond and monetization schemes [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About gold monetization scheme: In gold monetization scheme, people can deposit idle gold with authorized agencies. People can take advantage of the price growth of gold and can also earn interest on their deposit. About gold bond scheme: The Gold Bond scheme will have an annual

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  • 8 Union Cabinet permits 100 percent FDI for white label ATMs [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About White label ATMs: Generally, Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) have individual bank’s logo like SBI’s ATM, ICICI’s ATM etc. But White label ATMs have not this type of Bank logo and so it called White label ATMs.

    • This white label ATMs got permission by RBI.
    • Any non - bank

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  • Sep 10, 2015
  • 1 Gandhi Peace Prize 2014 is advised by President to ISRO [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About ISRO: ISRO stands for Indian Space Research Organisation. It is a well - known space agency of the Indian government. Its main focus is to bind space technology for national development for space science research and global survey.

    About Gandhi Peace Prize:

    • Union Govern

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  • 2 Union Cabinet agrees National Offshore Wind Energy Policy [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About National Offshore Wind Energy: Offshore wind power is the construction of wind farms in water forms to generate electricity from wind. On offshore, there is stronger wind speeds are available rather than on land.

    • So electricity supplied is higher by offshore wind power.

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  • Sep 8, 2015
  • 1 China and Pakistan forces launch joint Air Drill ‘Shaheen (Eagle) – 4’ [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Shaheen (Eagle) -4: Air drill ‘Shaheen (Eagle) -4 is an air exercise which is a part of a series of military exchange programs between China and Pakistan. It is fourth edition of air exercise so it named as ‘Shaheen (Eagle) -4.

    About launching of Air Drill:

    • China and Pak

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  • 2 Lewis Hamilton wins Italian Grand Prix of Formula One of 2015 [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Lewis Hamilton: Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton was born on 7th January 1985. He is a British Formula One racing driver from England. He is currently racing for the Mercedes AMG team.

    • He is World Champion o

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  • 3 Union Government decided to develop Bodhgaya as Spiritual Capital [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Bodhgaya: Bodh Gaya is a spiritual place of journey for people. It is related with the Mahabodhi Temple Complex in Gaya district of Bihar, India. It is the place where Gautama Buddha got explanation about what developed known as the Bodhi Tree.

    • Bodh Gaya is the most impo

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  • 4 Andhra Pradesh signs MoU with TISS to increase employability of students [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About TISS: TISS stands for Tata Institute of Social Sciences. TISS was established as the Dorabji Tata Graduate School of Social Work in 1936. It was the first school of social work in India. Its main campus is based in Mumbai, India.

    • It has also out of campus in Hyderabad, G

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  • 5 Australian Cricketer Shane Watson announces retirement from Test cricket [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Shane Watson: Shane Robert Watson was born on 17th June 1981. He is an Australian cricketer by profession. He is a right - handed batsman and a right - handed fast bowler. He shows his first performance for the Australian cricket team by playing his first One Day Internati

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  • 6 Joint Military Training Exercise of 6th Indo-Maldives begins [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About 6th Indo - Maldives joint training: 6th Indo - Maldives joint Training Exercise was started on 31st August 2015. It will complete on 13th September 2015 with the closing ceremony including cultural events by various military display teams.

    • In this ceremony aerial acrobat

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  • 7 Reliance Defence Ltd and Abu Dhabi Ship Building signs MoU [ Defense ]

    About Reliance Defence: Reliance Industries is an Indian multinational company. It’s headquarter is in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Reliance is involved in businesses across India like energy, petrochemicals, textiles, natural resources, retail and telecommunications.

    • It is the

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  • 8 BSNL has decided to increase Broadband speed to minimum 2 Mbps [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About BSNL: BSNL stands for Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited. It is an Indian state owned telecommunication company. It’s headquarter is in New Delhi, India. It was founded in 15th September 2000.

    • It provides fixed telephony, largest broadband services with more than 60 % Market s

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  • Sep 8, 2015
  • 1 Union Government gives permission to One Rank One Pension scheme [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About One Rank One Pension Scheme: OROP scheme will provide to the ex - servicemen of same rank and same length of service uniform pension irrespective of date of retirement. The benefit will be given with effect from 1st of July 2014 and it will benefit all three services - Arm

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  • 2 Qatar organizes gatherings in Yemen for first time [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Qatar: Qatar officially called as the State of Qatar. It is an independent country located in Southwest Asia; exist in the small Qatar Headland on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Qatar is an entire empire and its head of state is Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hama

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  • Aug 31, 2015
  • 1 Rajiv Mangla appointed as CTO of Snapdeal [ International Relations/Organizations ]

    About Rajiv Mangla: Rajiv Mangla has completed his study in B. Tech of Computer Science field from IIT Bombay. He was Vice President of Intersolutions Pvt. Ltd. From 1999 to 2005. Then he had worked as Senior Director of Engineering at Adobe Systems from 2005 to February 2014.

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  • 2 No. 1 tennis player, Novak Djokovic appointed as Goodwill Ambassador of UNICEF [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    About Novak Djokovic: Novak Djokovic was born on 22nd May 1987. He is a tennis player of Serbia by profession. He is currently ranked as world’s No. 1 in men’s singles tennis by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).

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