Fliqi January 2016 Month Current Affairs PDF Download (English)

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Complete January Month Current Affairs 2016

  • Where did the Prince Mahidol Award 2015 – Bangkok
  • Which country has revealed 1st stealth fighter aircraft X-2 – Japan
  • Anti-Leprosy Day was observed globally on–30th January 2016
  • Who is the author of ‘Nathuram Godse – The Story of an Assassin’ – Anup Ashok Sardesai
  • Who won Australian Open women’s singles tennis title 2016- Angelique Kerber of Germany
  • Who has been appointed as Chief Marketing Officer of Twitter Inc – Leslie Berland
  • Who is the chief coach of Sri Lanka – Graham Xavier Ford
  • 1st batch of 20 smart cities announced by – Union Government
  • Which state has decided to impose ban on polythene from January 2017 – Madhya Pradesh
  • Who has been appointed as Chief Managing Director (CMD) of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) – Gurdeep Singh
  • Who has won Australian Open women’s doubles tennis title 2016 – Sania Mirza & Martina Hingis
  • Who has won 2016 William E. Colby Award for Best Military Book – Nisid Hajari
  • Justice Sanjay Mishra has been appointed as Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh
  • Which former minister and freedom fighter passed away – Maheswar Baug
  • Commemorative Coin of 150 rupees & Circulation Coin of 10 rupees on Lala Lajpat Rai released
  • Who has won gold in Senior National Rowing Championship – Navneet Kaur & Santosh Kadale
  • Which country has signed deal with Airbus to buy 118 Airbus planes – Airbus
  • Who is heading the Independent Review Panel set up to safeguard integrity in Tennis – Adam Lewis
  • Who has approved hybrid annuity model for highway projects – CCEA
  • Which two countries have inked a protocol to amend Double Taxation Avoidance Convention – India & Armenia
  • Which former India basketball captain has passed away – Ranbir Chopra
  • Who has approved increase in Authorized Share Capital of NSFDC – Union Cabinet
  • Rakshamantri Award for excellence for 2012-13 and 2013-14 presented by – Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar
  • Which Australian batsman has won Allan Border Medal 2016 – David Warner
  • Which Pakistan Cricketer has announced is retired from International Cricket – Imran Farhat
  • Where the Snow Leopard did was spotted for the first time – North Sikkim
  • Who has selected for Amnesty International Human Rights Award 2016 – Indian activist Henri Tiphagne
  • Who has been honoured with Order of Australia – Chennupati Jagadish & Jay Chandra
  • What is the name of the first of Intelsat EpicNG Satellites, launched into Orbit – Intelsat 29e
  • Who has became India’s first civil servant to scale Mount Vinson Massif – IPS officer Aparna Kumar
  • Who has won 12th Sub-Junior National Snooker championship title – Ishika Shah
  • International Day of Commemoration observed on – 27th January
  • Who has been honoured with Companion of the order of Australia – Rod Laver
  • Who has been honoured with Order of Australia – Kerala dentist Sajeev Koshy
  • Recently, which Hollywood actor has passed away – Abe Vigoda
  • President Rule has been imposed in which state- Arunachal Pradesh
  • Who has been honoured with 3rd National Yash Chopra Memorial Award – Rekha
  • Which West Indies’ player has retired from international cricket – Shivnarine Chanderpaul
  • Who has been selected for 2016 Technical Achievement Award of Academy of Motion Pictures – Cottalango Leon
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the permanent campus of National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) in Jatani near Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
  • Where did the India’s largest flag with tallest flagpole hoisted – Ranchi
  • Who has won Blind T20 Asia Cup – India
  • What is the name of the Malayalam film actress who has passed away – Kalpana Ranjani
  • Who has won the five-match ODI series – Australia
  • Who has won Presidential Election of Portugal – Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
  • Who has won ITTF World Junior Circuit Finals – Izumo Takuto and Zhu Chengzhu
  • What is the name of the scheme launched by Union Government for online booking of LPG cylinders – Sahaj Scheme
  • 9th National Girl Child Day is observed on –24th January
  • Which country has lifted nuclear sanctions on Iran – Japan
  • What is the name of the Former Deputy Speaker of Gujarat Assembly who passed away – Nirmala Gajwani died
  • Which Government has inked pact with central PSUs for railway project – Chhattisgarh Government
  • Who has been appointed as Prime Minister by Moldovan parliament – Pavel Filip
  • What is the name of the new bird species found in India – Himalayan Forest Thrush
  • Which legendary dancer has passed away – Mrinalini Sarabhai
  • Which Italian film director has passed away – Ettore Scola
  • Who has spotted the potential Planet 9 – Scientists of California
  • Which hotel has been named the world’s best hotel of 2016 – Jodhpur’s Umaid Bhawan Palace
  • Who has been appointed as Chairman of CBDT – IRS officer Atulesh Jindal
  • Which scheme has been launched in Jammu and Kashmir – Nai Manzil Scheme
  • Who has won an Oscar Award for technical achievement – Rahul Thakkar
  • United States (US) Astronaut Edgar Mitchell passed away Lake Worth, Florida under hospice care.
  • Sarangi maestro Pandit Ram Narayan (88) has been chosen for the prestigious Bharat Ratna Pandit Bhimsen Joshi Classical Music Award for 2015-2016.
  • Who won Lady Wigram Trophy motor race – Indian driver Jehan Daruvala
  • Which satellite was successfully launched by PSLV-C31 – IRNSS-1E satellite
  • Aroon Tikekar passed away, he was a – Journalist
  • 35% reservation for women in government jobs was approved by – Bihar Cabinet
  • Viktor Troicki has won the 2016 WTA Apia International Sydney title –
  • Who has been appointed as CEO and Managing Director of Tata Motors – Guenter Butschek
  • Who has won the Snooker Masters title – Ronnie O’Sullivan
  • Who has been banned by BCCI for involvement in 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal – Ajit Chandila & Hiken Shah
  • Who has acquired Salesforce Platinum Consulting Partner Magnet 360 – Mindtree
  • Which state has been declared as the first organic farming state of India – Sikkim
  • What is the name of the newly introduced category of award by Union Government – Most Film Friendly State/UT award
  • Where did the Re-New Power commissioned 40 MW wind project – Karnataka
  • Who has declared economic emergency – French President Francois Hollande
  • What is the name of the Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader who has passed away – Daulatrao Aher
  • Who has won 2016 DSC Prize – Anuradha Roy
  • Which rocket has been launced by NASA launched – SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket
  • Who has become the first female President of Taiwan – Tsai Ing-wen
  • Where did the first infected case of mosquito-borne Zinka virus recorded – US
  • Who has been elected to Board of Directors of AIIB – India’s Dinesh Sharma
  • Who has won Premier Badminton League title – Delhi Acers
  • Who has won 2016 WTA Apia International Sydney Title – Sania Mirza & Martina Hingis
  • Which two airways have entered into Frequent Flyer Partnership – Jet Airways and Bangkok Airways
  • Where did the 61st Film fare Awards presented – Mumbai
  • Government has appointed Dr. Kamlesh Kumar Pandey as the Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities (CCPD) for a period of three years.
  • Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Ajay Kumar Singh has launched the MITRA application to ensure protection of women, children and the elderly in time of distress.
  • Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has been chosen for the prestigious K Veeramani Social Justice Award.
  • Micro blogging site Twitter has appointed Leslie Berland as its Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of the company.
  • India has overtaken Thailand as the world’s largest rice exporter in the year 2015 by shipping (exporting) 10.23 million tonnes of rice.
  • Which Harry Potter actor has passed away – Alan Rickman
  • Which edition of the book titled Objective Railway Engineering-Track; Works & Others released – 3rd edition
  • Which country has formed 4-member EPG to review agreements with India – Nepal
  • What is the name of the actor of movie Lagaan who has passed away – Rajesh Vivek Upadhyay
  • Who has been placed into International Tennis Hall of Fame – Marat Safin
  • WHO declared end of Ebola outbreak in – West Africa
  • A loan agreement has been signed between the Union Government with World Bank for – Neeranchal National Watershed Project
  • What is the name of the Muslim Personal Law Board spokesman who has passed away – Mohammed Abdul Rahim Qureshi
  • What is the name of the anti-tank missile successfully test-fired by DRDO in Rajasthan – Anti-tank missile Nag
  • Which state has became the first to achieve 100% primary education – Kerala
  • What is the name of the scheme approved by the Union Cabinet to boost the farming sector – Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
  • Who has been honoured with Neerja Bhanot Award – Subhashini Vasanth
  • Who has been presented with Danny Kaye Humanitarian Leadership Award – David Beckham
  • Who has made honorary life member of Mohammedan Sporting – Amitabh Bachchan
  • The National Award on e-Governance 2015-16 won by – Employees Provident Fund Organization
  • Who has been appointed as Vice Chairs of Council Board in USIBC – Edward Monser and Punit Renjen
  • Which company will launch new smart phone under Google’s Project Tango – Lenovo
  • Who is the author of “Jawaharlal Nehru and The Indian Polity in Perspective” – Hamid Ansari
  • Who has won Ballon d’Or award 2015 – Lionel Messi
  • Which dance has entered Guinness Book of World Records – Kullu’s Nati folk
  • Who has took the oath as the Chairman of Competition Commission of India – Devender Kumar Sikri
  • India’s second centre to produce a cloned buffalo – CIRB
  • Lokmanya Tilak-Kazipet Anandwan Express flagged by – Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu
  • Which state has became the first to make gender education compulsory at graduate level – Telangana
  • Who has been appointed as Airbus Group’s vice president – Ashish Saraf
  • Who has been appointed as CEO of Flipkart – Binny Bansal
  • National Youth Day observed on – 12th January
  • Former Deputy Speaker of Gujarat Assembly and Social Activist Nirmala Gajwani passed away in Rajkot, Gujarat.
  • The fourth edition of India Africa Hydrocarbons Conference (IAHC) has begun on January 21, 2016 in New Delhi.
  • The nineteenth edition of National Conference on e-Governance has begun on 21 January 2016 in Nagpur, Maharashtra.
  • The annual World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting has started in Swiss resort of Davos, Switzerland.
  • Senior journalist and scholar Aroon Tikekar passed away in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • Renowned Kannada filmmaker and lyricist Geethapriya passed away after a battle with throat cancer in Bangalore, Karnataka.
  • World No. 22 Viktor Troicki from Serbia has won the 2016 WTA Apia International title of Tennis in the men’s single category.
  • Noted filmmaker Anil Ganguly passed away in Mumbai, Maharashtra after a brief illness.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unveiled the ‘Start-up India, Stand-up India’ action plan in New Delhi to boost startup ventures in the country.
  • Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Tsai Ing-wen (59) has been elected as first female and 14th President of Taiwan.
  • Former World No.1 tennis player Marat Safin of Russia has been inducted in the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
  • India’s largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI) has launched dedicated specialized branch for start-ups called ‘SBI InCube’ in Bangalore, Karnataka.
  • President of which country declared a state of disaster in rural parts of the country – Zimbabwe
  • Who has inaugurated Rise of Digital India Exhibition in Colombo – Sushma Swaraj
  • Sudhir Tailang passed away, he was a noted – Cartoonist
  • What is the name of the leg spinner of Pakistan who was suspended by ICC for doping offence – Yasir Shah
  • Paradip Oil Refinery in Odisha was inaugurated by – Prime Minister Narendra Modi
  • Name of project which was launched to improve HIV interventions among PWID in North-Eastern states – Project Sunrise
  • Which country became first to ban supermarket food waste – France
  • Who was appointed as President of International Grown Diamond Association – Vishal Mehta
  • Union Ministry of Tourism has launched 24×7 Toll Free Multi-Lingual Tourist Info Line for international tourists in 12 international languages.
  • India’s ace squash player Joshna Chinappa has won the gold medal in women’s individual category at the 12th South Asian Games (SAG).
  • India’s Sapna Devi has won gold for India in the women Wushu Taulu (Changquan) Competition at the 12th South Asian Games (SAG).
  • India’s Dinesh Sharma has been elected to the board of directors of the China-sponsored Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB).
  • Delhi-based Journalist-writer Ankita Anand has won the prestigious Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for 2015 under Asia and the Pacific–Amateur category.
  • Indian Army Day is being observed every year on 15 January in India. This year it will be the 68th Indian Army Day.
  • Kerala has become the first Indian state to achieve 100 per cent primary education.
  • The 1st female F1 (Formula One) driver Maria Teresa de Filippis passed away on 8 January 2016 in Italy.
  • Noted Hindi writer and journalist Ravindra Kalia passed away in New Delhi after suffering from liver cirrhosis.
  • The Global Economic Prospect report published recently by the World Bank (WB) has projected a robust 7.8% growth for the Indian economy in the year 2016.
  • Renowned telecom engineer and inventor Sam Pitroda has been appointed as Technology Advisor to the Odisha Government.
  • Noted Gujarati writer and poet Labhshankar Thakar passed away after prolonged illness in Ahmadabad.
  • Indian ace shooter Apurvi Chandela has set a new world record in the women’s 10 metre air rifle event at the 2015 Swedish Cup Grand Prix.
  • Andhra Bank has launched Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) at all its branches across the country to provide inter-bank electronic fund transfer service.
  • 15-year-old cricketer Pranav Dhanawade created a world record by scoring 1009 runs (not out) in HT Bhandari Cup, an under-16 inter-school tournament held in Mumbai (Maharashtra).
  • Former Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sarosh Homi Kapadia passed away in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • Justice RM Lodha Committee has submitted its report to the Supreme Court suggesting reforms in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
  • A friendship bus service between India and Nepal was flagged off via Champawat district in Uttarakhand after a gap of 27 years.
  • Former Defence Secretary Radha Krishna Mathur (62) has sworn in as the eight Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of the Central Information Commission.
  • India’s third largest IT exporter Wipro Limited has appointed Abid Ali Z. Neemuchwala as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Member of the Board of the company.
  • Telangana Government has launched e-Vahan Bima Scheme to issue motor insurance policy in digital form.
  • Every year World Braille Day is being observed across the world on 4 January to mark the birth anniversary of Louis Braille, inventor of Braille script or Braille code.
  • Veteran Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Ardhendu Bhushan Bardhan passed away in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • India and Israel jointly developed Long Range Surface to Air Missile (LRSAM) Barak 8 was successfully test fired from INS Kolkata.
  • Eminent Marathi poet Mangesh Padgaonkar passed away in Mumbai, Maharashtra on after a brief illness.









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