Latest Current Affairs CA August Month 2015

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  1. Mr. Narendra Damodardas Modi (15th P.M of India) visited United Arab Emirates (UAE) for two days trip. India agreed to increase bilateral trade by 60% in next 5 years with UAE.
  2. Important: After 34 Years any Indian Prime Minister visit UAE, given that late Indira Gandhi (4th PM & First Lady PM of India) was the last Indian Prime Minister to have visited United Arab Emirates in 1981.
  3. Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis announced construction of 800 kilometer’s Expressway which will connect Mumbai with Nagpur expected by September 2019. This Expressway will be equipped (सुसज्जित) with Wi-Fi facility, CCTV (Closed Circuit Television) Cameras, and optical fiber network.
  4. India and Bangladesh exchanged 162 enclaves one minute after midnight (12:01 am). Important: 111 Indian enclaves became Bangladesh territory & 51 Bangladesh enclaves became Indian Territory.
  5. Indo-UK bilateral Air Exercise between Indian Air Force (IAF) and British Royal Air Forces (RAF) named INDRADHANUSH started in Britain on 21 July 2015.
  6. India women’s team wins Silver Medal defeated Russian team in World Archery Championship.
  7. Ved Prakash Mahawar takes charge as Director (Onshore) at ONGC.
  8. Sania Mirza recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna (India’s highest honour given for achievement in sports) 2015. It carries a medal, a scroll of honour and a substantial cash 7.5 Lakh.
  9. Joshna Chinappa (Indian Squash Player) wins Victorian Open Squash title (AustralianSquash Open) defeated Line Hansen (Denmark).
  10. Bangladesh has won maiden Under-16 South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) championship title 2015.
  11. Historian Babasaheb Purandare conferred with Maharashtra Bhushan Award 2015.
  12. SAMANVAY is portal for Gram Panchayats launched by Rural Development Minister, Chaudhary Birender Singh.
  13. Assam Government bans sale of drinking water brand.
  14. Uttar Pradesh Govt. decided to rename UPTU (Uttar Pradesh Technical University) as APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University. Important: (APJ Abdul Kalam 11th President of India)
  15. Ganga Ram Agarwal has been appointed new Railway Board Secretary replacing PC Gajbhiye.
  16. Hindi litterateur Kashinath Singh chosen for Uttar Pradesh’s highest Literary Award 2014.
  17. Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar launched a scheme with named Thari Pension Thare Pass (थारी पेंशन थारे पास) in Chandigarh on 4 August 2015.
  18. Amitabh Bachchan & Sachin Tendulkar, now Maharashtra’s Tiger Ambassador.
  19. Sundar Pichai is  the new CEO of the technology giant Google.
  20. India’s Prakash Nanjappa wins India’s sixth shooting quota for Rio Olympics.
  21. England wins Ashes 2015 against Australia.
  22. World Elephant Day August 12.
  23. Pankaj Advani Wins the World 6-Red Snooker Championship by defeating  Kacper Filipiak of Poland 6-1.
  24. Martha Bhaskar Rao, an Ayurvedic surgeon received ‘Vaidya Ratna’ award
  25. Tom Davies completes around the world cycling trip.
  26. World Bio-Fuel Day is observed on 10 August.
  27. Kochi become first Indian city to join (World Tourism Cities Federation) WTCF Council.
  28. Atul Keshap appointed as Ambassador to Sri Lanka & Maldives (former official at the US Embassy in India).
  29. United States breaks the world record in World Swimming Championship breaking the Russia’s world record (in mixed 4×100 meters).
  30. Saina Nehwal (at World No 2 in women’s singles), Kidambi Srikanth (at World No 3 in men’s singles) upbeat as India chase medals at World Championship.
  31. Srikanth, Prannoy wins in World Championship.
  32. Om Prakash Rawat appointed as new Election Commissioner.
  33. Indian Men’s Hockey team won European series by 4-2 against Spain.
  34. Ten Year Old Girl Alzain Tareq (Bahrainian girl) becomes Youngest Swimmer at a World Championship.
  35. Indian Sociobiologist Raghavendra Gadagkar conferred with Germany’s highest civilian honor.
  36. Indian Athletes won 173 medals at the special Olympic world Summer games 2015 in Los Angeles.
  37. Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar to be honoured with PATWA Award.
  38. Rajiv Gandhi International (Hyderabad) Airport becomes 1st to receive approval for e-boarding facility for domestic passengers.
  39. ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank, launched locker facility named Smart Vault.
  40. Andy Murray won Rogers Cup Masters tournament.
  41. Britain (Queen Elizabeth II) marks 70th anniversary of end of World War II.
  42. World Organ Donation Day-Aug 13, organized by UNSO.
  43. Queen Elizabeth II set to become Britain’s longest-reigning Monarch. She was just 25 when she became Queen Elizabeth II on Feb 6, 1952 on the death of her father.
  44. Abhishek Verma took Gold medal in Archery World Cup.
  45. Novelist Zia Haider Rahman , Bangladeshi writer has won Britain’s oldest literary award.
  46. Anandiben Patel (CM of Gujarat) declares ban on use of plastic in Gujarat.
  47. Modi announced a “Special Package” of Rs 1,25,000 crore for Bihar.
  48. Prime Minister Narendra Modi released AIR copy of ‘Ramcharitmanas’.
  49. Kerala has ‘Vision 2020′ framework to make it first ‘digitally literate’ state in India.
  50. Kanpur Zoological Park receives ISO certification 14001:2004, certificate will be valid upto 03 August 2018.
  51. Gujarat becomes the first state in the country to launch ‘Agro-Solar Policy’ to encourage the farmers to tap the
    solar energy.
  52. 15th IAAF World Championships in Athletics was held in Beijing.
  53. Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin for Fold in 100 at Worlds Championship. Bolt crossed the line in 9.79 Seconds, and wins World Championships 100m title for the third time.
  54. Vice President of India Hamid Ansarireleases the book ‘Modern Thought Leaders- Lal Bahadur Shastri Memorial Lectures (1997-2014)’.
  55. Usain Bolt wins fourth straight 200m world title in 2015 World Athletics Championships.
  56. Indian Women’s hockey team qualifies for next years Rio Olypmics.
  57. Vassiliki Thanou sworn in as first female Prime Minister of Greece.
  58. Novak Djokovic, tennis player, is appointed as the a new UNICEF goodwill ambassador.
  59. Government gives nod to rename Delhi’s Aurangzeb Road as Abdul Kalam Road
  60. Lewis Hamilton wins Belgian Grand Prix beat Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.
  61. Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad released a postal stamp to honour former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and Bihar’s mountain man Dashrath Manjhi.
  62. The Second Summit of FIPIC (Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation) began in Jaipur.
  63. Golfer Aditi Ashok first Indian to win Ladies British amateur stroke-play Championship.
  64. Pro Kabaddi League 2015: U Mumba crowned champions by defeated Bengaluru Bulls.
  65. Aditi Chauhan, India’s international football Goalkeeper 1st Woman Indian Football player to play in UK.
  66. Sri Lankan cricketer Kumara Sangakkara bids farewell to International cricket.
  67. Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in PM of Sri Lanka for fourth time i.e. in 1993-94, 2002-2004 and from January 2015 to August 2015.
  68. The Taj Mahal has made it to the top five of a prestigious new list of the World’s Best tourist attractions.

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