Current Affairs for 2 January 2016

Sanjay Subrahmanyam awarded with Sangita Kalanidhi Award

  • Sanjay Subrahmanyam awarded with Sangita Kalanidhi Award 2015 on 01st January 2016. Earlier, in the year 2013, he was awarded with Gaana Padhmam, Vani Kala Sudhakara in the year 2010 and Kalaimamani in the year 2006 by the Govt. of Tamil Nadu.

DAVA Project awarded with e-Asia Award by APCTF

  • Drug Authentication and Verification Application (DAVA) Project awarded with e-Asia Award on 01st January 2016 as announced by Asia Pacific Council for Trade Facilitation (APCTF).

Harpal Singh Kumar awarded with Knighthood from Queen Elizabeth-II

  • Harpal Singh Kumar, an Indian origin awarded with Knighthood from Queen Elizabeth-II on 01st January 2016. He is the founder of Nexan Group which was established in the year 1997.

Virat Kohli awarded with Polly Umrigar Award

  • BCCI annual awards 2014-15 announced on 01st January 2016. Virat Kohli awarded with Polly Umrigar Award while Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) awarded with Best Overall Performance.

Govt. of India signed an agreement with World Bank

  • Govt. of India signed an agreement with World Bank on 01st January 2016 with the aim to fund education of minorities especially for the scheme/campaign ‘Nai Manzil’.

Petronet LNG of India signed an agreement with RasGas of Qatar

  • Petronet LNG of India signed an agreement with RasGas of Qatar for the purpose to import gas at a low price. Under the guidelines of agreement, RasGas will provide LNG at 6-7 dollar per million British thermal units with effect from 01st January 2016.

Govt. of India approved the construction of 69 bridges in Myanmar

  • Govt. of India approved the construction of 69 bridges on Tamu-Kyigone-Kalewa (TKK) road in Myanmar. It is considered as part of the Trilateral Highway.


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