Current Affairs for 15 March 2016

Kerala Tourism campaign wins Golden City Gate Award

  • Kerala Tourism’s campaign titled ‘New Worlds’ has won the prestigious ‘Golden City Gate Award’ at the at the Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin (ITB-Berlin) 2016.

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 Agni-I successfully test fired off Odisha coast 

  • India today successfully test-fired its surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-I, capable of hitting a target range in between 700 and 1250 kilometers, from a test range off the Odisha coast.

Indian scholar H Deep Saini appointed VC of Canberra University 

  • Noted Indian scholar and plant physiologist H Deep Saini has been appointed as the next Vice Chancellor of the prestigious Canberra University in Australia.

International Children’s Film Festival for NE Region begins in Gangtok 

  • The International Children’s Film Festival for the North East Region began in Gangtok today.

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates three major railway projects in Bihar 

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated three major railway projects in Bihar at an estimated cost of 7000 crore rupees.

Online portal ‘Swayam’ being launched to combat illiteracy: Smriti Irani 

  • According to the Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani – an online portal called Swayam is being launched to combat illiteracy in the country.

China to set up International Maritime Judicial Center

  • China’s Supreme Court has decided to set up its own International Maritime Judicial Centre (IMJC) to handle territorial disputes and protect its sea rights.

Services wins 70th Santosh Trophy football title 2016 

  • Services has won the 70th edition of Santosh Trophy Football Championships title 2016 by defeating hosts Maharashtra.

Defence Expo 2016 to be held in Goa 

  • For the first time that the Expo will travel to Goa from Delhi. Defexpo India 2016 will be the ninth in the series of Land, Naval and Internal Homeland Security Systems Exhibition held every alternate year.
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