Daily Current Affairs 31st December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 31st December, 2016 INTERNATIONAL India and Singapore Sign a Third Protocol for Amending DTAA India and Singapore have amended the double taxation avoidance agreement (DTAA) for the avoidance of double taxation and prevention of fiscal evasion with Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 30th December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 30th December, 2016 INTERNATIONAL Colombia’s Congress passed a law granting amnesty to Marxist FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) rebels It is part of historic peace deal reached between rebels and Government. The law grants special legal Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 29th December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 29th December, 2016 INTERNATIONAL India Signs Agreement with Bhutan for green and sustainable construction India has signed an agreement with Bhutan for assistance in green and sustainable construction of infrastructure in the Himalayan kingdom. NATIONAL Govt launches Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 28th December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 28th December, 2016  INTERNATIONAL Nepal rejects India’s ‘open sky’ offer Nepal has rejected India’s ‘open sky’ offer to allow unlimited flights between the two countries at a recently held meeting. Nepal said it was not yet ready Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 27th December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 27th December, 2016  INTERNATIONAL China Passes Environment Tax Law to Curb Pollution,will be implemented on January 1, 2018 China has passed a new law to levy environment tax on polluters, especially on heavy industries. The environment tax Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 26th December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 26th December, 2016  INTERNATIONAL Pakistan urges World Bank to fulfil commitment under Indus treaty Pakistan has urged the World Bank to fulfil its commitment in accordance with the Indus Waters Treaty (IWT) under which no party can Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 25th December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 25th December, 2016  INTERNATIONAL Obama signs USD 618 bn defence bill; boosts security cooperation with India US President Barack Obama has signed into law the USD 618 billion defence budget for 2017, which enhances security cooperation with Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 24th December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 24th December, 2016  INTERNATIONAL France becomes first country to use drones for national mail service France became the first country in the world to use drones for national mail service. These mail drones will have a range Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 23rd December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 23rd December, 2016 NATIONAL Union Government reconstitutes committee helping Krishna River Board The Union Water Resources Ministry has reconstituted a committee that was tasked with assisting the Krishna River Management Board (KRMB). The new committee will be Read More …

Daily Current Affairs 22nd December, 2016

Daily Current Affairs 22nd December, 2016 INTERNATIONAL Japan approves biggest defence budget Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’scabinet approved approved 5.13 trillion yen ($43.6 billion) in defence spending for the fiscal year starting in April 2017. It is Japan’s highest annual defence Read More …