Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Daily Current Affairs-8 for IBPS Clerk Main Exam 2015-16

• The Supreme Court on 7 December 2015 directed all the states and union territories (UTs) to compensate, rehabilitate and provide free treatment to the survivors of - acid attacks in pursuance of guidelines issued by it earlier
• India crushed South Africa by 337 runs in the fourth and final Test at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground to clinch the Test series by - 3-0
• The 8th edition of INDRA NAVY-15, a bilateral maritime joint naval exercise between the Indian and Russian navies epitomizing the strategic relationship between the two countries gets underway on 7 December 2015 in - Visakhapatnam
• The winner of the 2015 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament is - Tommy Sugiarto
• The non-profit educational organization with which the Tata Trusts partnered to enable free online education for the Indian market is - Khan Academy
• The winner of the 2014–15 Men's International Hockey Federation (FIH) Hockey World League Final is - Australia
• India on 4 December 2015 received its first uranium consignment of about 2730 tonnes from - Canada
• The country from which India received highest amount of FDI between April and September 2015 – Singapore
• The country from which India received highest amount of FDI between April 2000 and September 2015 – Mauritius
• She won bronze medal on 6 December 2015 at the International Boxing Association Olympic Test event – Mary Kom
• The country in which the International Boxing Association Olympic Test event was held – Brazil
• The trophy that was won by India by defeating South Africa 3-0 in a four match test series – Freedom Trophy
• Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 6 December 2015 released two commemorative coins of 125 rupees and 10 rupees denomination, as part of the 125th birth anniversary year celebrations of - Dr Babasaheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar
• The Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian led panel on 4 December 2015 submitted its report on - Possible Tax rates under Goods and Services Tax (GST)
• A coalition of African countries and donors on 6 December 2015 unveiled African Restoration Initiative (AFR100) that aims at restoring - 100 million hectares (250 million acres) of degraded and deforested land by 2030
• A United Launch Alliance Atlas V (401 configuration) rocket carrying the OA-4 Cygnus cargo spacecraft with much needed supplies blasted off on 6 December 2015 towards - the International Space Station (ISS)
• The third phase of the Mission Indradhanush will be held across Telangana for a week from 7 December 2015 to provide - complete immunization to children below two years
• A Parliamentary panel headed by Dr EMS Natchiappan recommended full integration of - Central Vigilance Commission and CBI with the Lokpal