Current Affairs :October 2016

                                                            Current Affairs

• The actor who will be awarded with the 44th Chaplin Award for the year 2016 by Film Society of Lincoln Center is - Robert De Niro
• India completed its nuclear triad by inducting country's first indigenously-constructed nuclear submarine named - INS Arihant into service
• The company that recently launched India’s first indigenous electric bus is - Ashok Leyland
• The country that will host the fresh round of peace talks on Syria crisis is – Britain
• Person appointed as India's Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament, Geneva recently- Amandeep Singh Gill

• Country ranked as the safest place as per Global Travel and Terrorism Report 2016 of World Economic Forum- Finland
• Cricket team of which country recently became the world first team to play 900 ODIs- India
• Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the national SC/ST hub and zero effect on environment scheme for MSME sector in - Ludhiana, Punjab
• In an honour for an Indian sportsperson, who was appointed as a member of the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Athletes' Commission is - Saina Nehwal

• Prime Minster Narendra Modi today inaugurated three hydropower projects of 1,752 MW capacities in - Himachal Pradesh
• Indian grapplers clinched four medals, including gold, at the just-concluded sixth edition of the – TAFISA World Games in Jakarta, Indonesia
• State government that will roll out biometrics authentication for receiving food grains for beneficiaries of National Food Security Act (NFSA) from January 2017 in the state is - Odisha

• Kigali Agreement that was reached by more than 170 countries in October seeks to – 1987 Kyoto Protocol
• China successfully launched a manned spacecraft that carried carrying two astronauts into the space is - Shenzhou-11
• Anupriya Patel, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, recently inaugurated National Summit on Fortification of Food in - New Delhi

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