Mar 2016

CURRENT AFFAIRS – 1st – March-31st March

1st  March

  1. Delhi’s IGI airport retains world’s number 1 position
  2. Mahesh Kumar Singla committee constituted to consider ST status to six communities of Assam
  3. Former Chief Justice Of India H.L. Dattu Joined NHRC As Chairperson
  4. India Inks $3.1 Billion Deals For Apache And Chinook Helicopters With US
  5. 7th Lamitye Military Exercise Ends
  6. SIDBI To Raise Rs 10,000 Cr. For Stand Up India Fund
  7. Japan to stipulate 80% emission cut goal by 2050
  8. Randeep Hooda Honoured With Achievement Award In Australia
  9. Hashim Thaci elected as President of Kosovo
  10. NASA Invites India To Jointly Explore Mars
  11. Zee Media to acquire 80% stake in India Today companies
  12. Rozle Prezelj elected Chairman of IAAF Athletes’ Commission
  13. Rahul Sachdev won 1st All India Open Invitational Snooker Championship 2016
  14. Armaan Ebrahim won FMSCI Motorsports Man of the Year Trophy
  15. Bahadur Singh Rana Won Gold In 50 Km Race Walk In National Championship

2nd March

  1. 1st Raisina Dialogue Inaugurated By Sushma Swaraj In New Delhi

2.Mukesh Ambani Again Tops 84 Indian Billionaires in Forbes List

3.M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation To Establish A Research Chair In Kalinga Institute Of Social Sciences (KISS)

4.UltraTech acquired cement units of Jaiprakash Associates

5.TCS Recognized As Top Global Employer

6.Sanjeev Kapoor joins Vistara as Chief Strategy and Commercial Officer

7.Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain Takes Over As Chief Of Staff, Eastern Naval Command

8.RBI unlocks Rs.40000 crore additional capital for banks

9.Mrugank Paranjape Appointed As MCX MD

10.Scott Kelly, American Astronaut, Returns to Earth After 340 Days in Space

11.George Kennedy The Oscar Winning Actor Passed Away

12.Aaron Phangiso Suspended For illegal Bowling Action

3rd March

  1. Mega Military Exercise Of ASEAN Plus Countries Begins In Pune
  2. India Signs Financing Agreement With World Bank For US$ 3OO Million
  3. NHAI ties up with ISB for skill development
  4. Government Cancels IRB Contract
  5. Government Plans Too Setup More Nuclear Power Plants
  6. Parliament passes Carriage by Air amendment Bill, 2015
  7. India Ranks 90 In Terms Of Energy Security
  8. Chennai Gets India’s First Self Cleaning Smart Toilets
  9. Three British scientists win 2016 Brain Prize
  10. South Korea Lawmakers Pass Contentious Anti-Terror Bill
  11. Peru declares emergency after oil spill hits rivers
  12. International Finance Corporation Launches Masala Bonds
  13. Historic Old War Office In London Acquired By Hinduja Group
  14. Bihari Puraskar 2015 To Be Given To Dr. Bhagwati Lal Vyas
  15. New Zealand Cricket Legend Martin Crowe Dead Dies Aged 53 After Losing Cancer Battle

4th March

  1. PM Narendra Modi Launches ‘Setu Bharatam’ Project, To Boost Infrastructure
  2. Kerala Government has taken first of its kind initiative by launching the Air Ambulance
  3. Manoj Kumar To Be Conferred Dada Saheb Phalke Award For The Year 2015
  4. Alappuzha Backwaters To Get India’s First Solar Ferry
  5. Government Proposes 10 Member Kashmiri Pandit Panel
  6. Ratan Thiyam Selected For 11th META Lifetime Achievement Award
  7. World’s Costliest Train Station Opened In New York At 9/11 Site
  8. Flipkart launches Commerce Advertising Platform
  9. Stevie Wonder Honoured With Global Green Hero Award
  10. Veteran Left Chief Ashok Ghosh Lifeless
  11. Former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma Passes Away
  12. Mumbai U-23 Team Clinched CK Nayudu Trophy 2015-16

5th March

  1. 15 States have Joined UDAY Scheme
  2. MoU between Indian Army and Induslnd Bank
  3. Sunil Sabharwal Re Appointed As Alternate Executive Director At IMF
  4. Award for Srinivasan K. Swamy
  5. River Information System Like ATC To Be Launched For Inland Waterways Traffic
  6. PepsiCo Named As New Associate Sponsor Of BCCI
  7. Chapchar Kut Festival Celebrated Across Mizoram
  8. TCS chief N Chandrasekaran appointed to board of Reserve Bank
  9. Election Commission Announces Assembly Election In 4 States & 1 Union Territory
  10. Pat Conroy, Prince of Tides And Great Santini Author, Dies At 70
  11. Cngress MLA R. Venkat Reddy Passes Away
  12. Legendary Film Archivist P.K.Nair Passed Away
  13. Anirban Lahiri Jumps To 9th Spot At World Golf Championships
  14. Indian Shooter Jitu Rai Clinches Gold 50m Pistol Gold

6th March

  1. Raisina Dialogue 2016 kicks off at New Delhi
  2. India moves to WTO against US on temporary working visa issue
  3. President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurates National Conference on Women Legislation
  4. Uttar Pradesh Assembly passes UP Revenue Code (Amendment) Bill, 2016
  5. Manoj Kumar to be conferred Dadasaheb Phalke Award

7th March

  1. Gyan Sangam: 3rd Phase of Bank Reforms to Focus on Bad Loan
  2. Oil Minister Lays Foundation Stone Of Octomax Unit At Mathura (UP)
  3. 27 Government Banks May Be Merged Into Just 6
  4. Myanmar grants operating licenses to four more Asian banks including SBI
  5. Amrita Patel Gets Mahindra Lifetime Achievement Award
  6. Country’s First Small Finance Bank To Start Ops On April 13
  7. Amazon Is India’s Most Trusted Online Shopping Brand
  8. Tata Housing ties up with SBI for Women’s Day offer
  9. Investors’ summit Begins in Gurgaon
  10. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Passed the UP Revenue Code (Amendment) Bill 2016
  11. Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Dies At 74
  12. Renowned Singer And Actor Kalabhavan Mani Passed Away
  13. American Actress Nancy Reagan died At 94
  14. Patna Pirates Beat U Mumba 31-28 to Win 3rd Season Of Pro Kabaddi League
  15. Asia Cup 2016 Concludes In Bangladesh & India Won Its 6th Asia Cup Title

 

8th  March

1.International Women’s Day observed with campaign theme “PledgeForParity”

2.Fitch Maintains India’s Growth Forecast At 7.5 %

3.E- Haat : A Online Marketing Platform Launched By Union Government

4.PM selects another village in Varanasi for development under SAGY

5 .Govt to import 8,500 tonnes of pulses

6.Union Government announced to withdraw tax proposal on Employee Provident Fund

7.Indian Railways Signs Agreement With Bajaj Power

8.Banks disburse over Rs 1.15 lakh cr under PM Mudra Yojana

9.SoftBank Splits Into Two Subsidiaries

10.Countdown for launch of India’s 6th navigational satellite IRNSS-1F begins in Sriharikota

11.South Korea, US began largest ever military exercises

12.France Highest Honour “Legion d’Honneur” To Saudi Prince

13.Dogri Poetess Padma Sachdev Awarded Krutitava Smagra Samman

14.Maria Sharapova provisionally suspended after failing drugs test at Australian Open

9th March

1.Paytm gets ready for first Payment Bank

2.Mumbai to host BRICS Friendship Cities Conclave in April

3.Iran Successfully Test-Fired Several Ballistic Missiles

4.Karnataka Launches Mukhyamantri Santwana Harish Yojana

5.NTPC Bags Poll Based Investor Communication Award

6.Sun Pharma Signs MS Dhoni As Brand Ambassador For Revital H

7.Reliance Jio To Offer free Wi-Fi at 6 stadiums For T20 World Cup

8.Telangana, Maharashtra CMs ink pact on Godavari water projects

9.Germany Partners with India to Develop Kochi, Coimbatore, Bhubaneswar As Smart Cities

  1. 108-feet Jain Teerthankar idol enters “Guinness book of records”

11.FM Arun Jaitley Rolls Back Proposal To Tax EPF

12.India’s leading Integrated Travel Thomas Cook Signs Strategic Alliance With Western Union Business Solutions And DCB Bank

13.Freecharge partners with Mexico-based movie theatre chain Cinepolis

14.President Pranab Mukherjee presented 2015 Nari Shakti awards

10th March

  1. Cabinet Approves Rs 8,000 Crore For Rural LPG Under PMUY Scheme
  2. India And Indonesia To Conduct Joint Training Exercise “Garuda Shakti IV”
  3. Cabinet Clears Amendment To MMDR Act
  4. Centre To Sign Pacts Worth Over Rs.72,000 cr At Shipping
  5. PSUs Spent Over Rs 2400 Crore In CSR In 2014-15
  6. Five Healthcare ATMs Launched in 4 States
  7. Government mulls policy to promote wind energy projects
  8. Government To Divest 5% Stake In Concor
  9. Railways Forms SPV To Execute Bullet Train Project
  10. YES BANK launches All-Women ‘YES Grace’ branches
  11. Gujarat Top State Regarding Investment Potential
  12. IAF To Get The First Batch Of Women Fighter Pilots In June
  13. S Rao Will Take Over As The New Chairman And Public Interest Director Of BSE
  14. Sonakshi Sinha Enters Guinness World Record For Nail Painting
  15. George Henry Martin “The Beatless Producer” Passed Away
  16. Rest of India complete record run chase to beat Mumbai by 4 wickets

11th March

  1. NITI Aayog Launches ‘Women Transforming India’ Campaign
  2. India To Launch 25 Foreign Satellites This Year
  3. Rajya Sabha Passes Long Awaited Bill To Protect Home Buyers
  4. Ex SC Judge Balbir Singh Chauhan Appointed As Chairman Of 21st Law Commission Of India
  5. Project Mausam Of M/O Culture Aims To Explore Multi-Faceted Indian Ocean World
  6. Rajya Sabha Passes National Waterways Bill
  7. India Signs Raptor MoU To Save Birds Of Prey
  8. Country’s largest private sector lender ICICI Bank today launched a credit-linked subsidy scheme for home loans under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY)
  9. Tapan Chand Elected As AAI Chief
  10. Egyptian Diplomat Ahmed Abul Gheit Named As Secretary General Of Arab League
  11. Kangana Ranaut Has Become The Brand Ambassador Of Reebok India
  12. Brazilian Musician Nana Vasconcelos Passed Away
  13. Hyundai Is Now The Official Partner Of BCCI

12th March

  1. India to supply 18 Meter Gauge Diesel Electric Locomotives to Myanmar
  2. Suresh Prabhu Has Launched “Clean My Coach” Service
  3. Govt sets new norms for Hydrocarbons licensing
  4. Aadhar Scheme Collects Biometric Data of 99 Crore Indians
  5. Union Cabinet gave green signal for amendment to Sikh Gurdwaras Act, 1925
  6. Long march against Indo-Bangladesh power plant near Sundarbans started
  7. PM Modi to unveil railway project in Bihar
  8. Gujarat: Leaks In Kakrapar Nuclear Plant, One Unit Shut
  9. Crisil Sees GDP growing at 7.9% in 2016-17
  10. HDFC Bank Ties Up With 5 Start Ups
  11. Uber Opens Asia’s 1st Engineering Hub In India
  12. Defence Ministry gives nod to 7 stealth frigates worth Rs 13,000 crore
  13. Cabinet approves ratification of BIMSTEC Convention
  14. Tezpur University and JNU won the annual Visitor’s Awards for Central Universities
  15. Honey festival in Mangaluru from March 12

13th March

  1. IMF and India to set-up South Asia Regional Training and Technical Assistance Center in Delhi
  2. Anand Mahindra conferred with France’s Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur
  3. Union Power Ministry named LED based Domestic Efficient Lighting Programme as UJALA
  4. Lt Gen N P S Hira appointed Deputy Chief of Army
  5. India, US launch Fullbright-Kalam Climate Fellowship

6.Arab League declares Lebanese movement Hezbollah a terrorist group

14TH March

  1. India successfully test-fired Agni-I ballistic missile
  2. 13th meeting of Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development held in Dubai
  3. Palestinian Hanan Al Hroub won 2016 Global Teacher Prize
  4. Palestinian Hanan Al Hroub won 2016 Global Teacher Prize
  5. Services won Santosh Trophy of Football 2-1
  6. Maritime India Summit 2016 to be held in Mumbai4th World Congress of Biosphere Reserves inaugurated at Lima.
  7. 4th World Congress of Biosphere Reserves inaugurated at Lima
  8. Rock legend Keith Emerson died
  9. ICICI Bank ties up with Ferrari for co-branded credit card
  10. Kerala Tourism’s Responsible Tourism Campaign Wins Golden City Gate Award At ITB Berlin
  11. Record-breaking Astronaut Scott Kelly Retiring This April
  12. Free Wi-Fi Service launched At Srinagar International Airport
  13. Vijender Singh Registers Fourth Straight Win In Pro Boxing

 15th March

  1. India Inc first in the world to formally adopt UN’s SDG
  2. SAARC Programming Committee meet begins in Pokhara
  3. Anil Wadhwa concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of San Marino
  4. Myanmar Parliament elected Htin Kyaw as first civilian President
  5. Parytak Mitra Programme to enable Students to act as Tourist Facilitators
  6. Venezuela president extended economic emergency to protect citizens from economic warfare

7.YES Bank inked MoU with India Brazil Chamber for strategic cooperation

8.Altico Capital names Naina Lal Kidwai as Non-Executive Director

9.India Post Selects Deloitte As Consultant For Payments Bank

10.253 Indian Villages Lit Up In Just One Week Under The Scheme Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna

11.Lin Dan Earns His Sixth All England Badminton Title

 16th  March

1.Mother Teresa to become a saint on Sept. 4: Pope Francis

  1. 7th Governing Board meeting of Indo-German Science and Technology Centre held in New Delhi
  2. Singareni 600 MW power unit synchronised in Telangana
  3. MoU Signed Between M/O Tourism And Ecotourism Society Of India For Responsible And Sustainable Tourism
  4. March 15 World Consumer Rights Day
  5. Anita Brookner, Booker Prize-Winning Author, Dies Aged 87
  6. ICICI Bank launched NFC-based mobile payment solution Touch & Pay
  7. Union Government and Jammu & Kashmir Government signed MoU on UDAY Scheme

17th March

  1. World Happiness Index : India Ranks 118 out of 156 Countries
  2. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is among the most influential people on the Internet and Modi to Join World Leaders in Wax at Madame Tussauds
  3. Indian Software Engineer Wins UN Data Visualization Challenge
  4. RBI Likely To Pay Rs 57,000 Cr. In Dividends To Government in 2016-17
  5. 14 Indian Investors Among World’s Top 100 Venture Capitalists
  6. RUSA Scheme to be implemented to improve Equity, Quality of Higher Education
  7. Over Rs 1 lakh crore disbursed under MUDRA Yojana
  8. Jammu & Kashmir 9th State To Join UDAY Scheme, To Save Rs 9,800 Cr.
  9. Bharti Airtel buys Videocon Telecom for Rs 4,428 cr.
  10. India aviation show 2016 begins in Hyderabad
  11. Actress Michelle Yeoh Appointed As UNDP Goodwill Ambassador
  12. Shehnai Exponent Ustad Ali Ahmad Hussain Khan Has Passed Away
  13. Paul Daniels, TV Magician, Dies Aged 77
  14. FIFA admits taking bribe for hosting World Cup
  15. UN suspends Maria Sharapova as Goodwill Ambassador after doping allegations

18 March
1. World Sufi Forum: PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate four-day conclave

  1. India has signed $35 million loan agreement with The World Bank for MP project
  2. Arun Jaitley to inaugurate National Community Radio Sammelan in New Delhi
  3. Indian Railways ties up with ISRO for route surveys
  4. Denmark firm to set up pumps manufacturing unit near Hyderabad
  5. 5600 wilful defaulters owe banks Rs 60K Crore
  6. Vijay Mallya quits as RCB Director
  7. TCS named official tech partner for London Marathon
  8. Ashley Judd appointed U.N. Goodwill Ambassador
  9. Surat Cleanest Railway Station; Varanasi Among The Dirtiest: Survey
  10. Hitachi to setup ATM making firm in India
  11. Amar Abrol appointed as the new CEO of Air Asia India
  12. Freecharge allows payments via chat in 5 seconds
  13. Ex Wipro CFO Suresh Senapaty Has Appointed As The New Chairman Of Honeywell Automation
  14. Actor Larry Drake, has Passed away

19th March

  1. The Government Of India Has Slashed The Interest Rates On Provident Fund , Kisan Vikas Patra And On Small Saving Schemes
  2. Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurated Krishi Unnati Mela in New Delhi
  3. SC Allows Pictures of governors, chief ministers and minister in govt advertisements
  4. Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan launched FCI’s Depot Online System
  5. Indian Overseas Bank Has Become The 1st Bank To Sell Indian Gold Coins
  6. India And Bangladesh Enter New Era Of Bilateral Petroleum Trade
  7. Turkey and EU reach landmark deal on refugees
  8. India, Australia Ink Pact To Avoid Double Social Security Contribution
  9. Russia gets its own Rating Firm – ACRA
  10. Tata Steel expects Rs 20,000 cr investment in Gopalpur SEZ
  11. Pfizer Appoints S. Sridhar As New MD For 5 Years
  12. Sudhir Raheja Has Given Extra Charge As AAI Chairman
  13. Tikka Shatrujit Singh knighted with top French award
  14. Tenth Asian Film Awards : Complete List of Winners

21st March

  1. 21st March : World Forestry Day
  2. Hinduja brothers top Britain’s ‘Asian Rich List’
  3. UN Appoints Red From “Angry Birds” As Honorary Ambassador For Climate Change
  4. Cairn India Bags Five Awards At ‘FICCI Excellence Awards’
  5. Cisco to invest $100 millions in India; to train over 250,000 students
  6. Mumbai’s Wilson College adopts railway station for cleanliness
  7. Obama Embarks On Historic Cuba Visit
  8. Prince Harry Begins 5-day Trip To Nepal
  9. General Lori Robinson Nominated As 1st US Female Combatant Chief
  10. Lionel Messi Named As Huawei Global Ambassador
  11. Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt Bags Olympics Berth
  12. Indian-origin student wins first Noor Inayat Khan Prize In London
  13. Bangladesh Bowlers Taskin And Sunny Suspended By ICC

 22 March

  1. 22nd March : World Water Day
  2. Current Account Deficit Narrows To 1.3 % of GDP In 3rd Quarter
  3. PM Modi confers Himachal Pradesh with ‘Krishi Karman Award’
  4. IRDA Okay With LIC Investment In Public Sector Banks
  5. India Distributed Scholarships To Over 800 Bangladeshi Students In Dhaka
  6. Nadda launches CBNAAT machines for quick diagnosis of TB
  7. Govt Withdraws Recognition of Delhi Stock Exchange
  8. Infibeam IPO Subscribed 0.21 times On Day 1
  9. Paytm ties up with PVR to sell online movie tickets
  10. SEBI For Doing Away Of Fresh KYC For Opening Of New Accounts In Securities Market
  11. Govt pays GMR’s ‘due’ in Chhattisgarh
  12. IKEA donates Rs 92 crore for safe water projects in India, Indonesia
  13. Attack in Brussels
  14. Former Danish Prime Minister Anker Jogensen Passed Away
  15. HS Prannoy wins 2016 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold badminton title

 23 March

  1. India and Bangladesh PMs launch two bilateral projects
  2. India to host 8th BRICS Summit in October in Goa
  3. Core banking facility available at 25K post offices by April
  4. 21 states to implement National Food Security Act by April 1
  5. HL Dattu appointed to International Human Rights body
  6. India’s Agasthyamala Listed Among 20 World Biosphere Reserves
  7. India’s Defence Lab Develops Thermal imaging Radar To Look Through Walls
  8. Cabinet approves National Capital Goods Policy
  9. Ashok Leyland To Partner With US Firm To Develop Defence Systems
  10. Cabinet approves Udaan scheme till 2019-20
  11. Akhilesh Ranjan committee submits recommendations on Taxation of e-commerce
  12. Ali Mohamed Shein is a new President of Zanzibar
  13. Ex-Intel CEO Andy Grove dies
  14. I&B Minister gives away 5th National Photography Awards
  15. Gurmeet Singh becomes 1st Indian to win Asian 20km Race Walk Championships

24 march

  1. World Tuberculosis Day: 24 march
  2. Union Cabinet Has Approved Rs. 9000 Crore for Swachh Bharat Mission
  3. AROGYA Fair To Be Commence From March 26 In Goa
  4. Indian Coast Guard Vessel Arnvesh Commissioned
  5. Bajaj Finance enters life care financing segment
  6. Justice Permod Kohli Appointed As Chairman of Central Administrative Tribunal
  7. South Indian Bank gets ISO 9001:2008 certification
  8. Nepal becomes Shanghai dialogue partner
  9. India and France sign MoU for construction of six nuclear reactors at Jaitapur
  10. Kadhaprasangam Maestro And Actor VD Rajappan Passed Away
  11. Football legend Johan Cryuff passes away
  12. Australia’s Shane Watson To Retire From Internationals After World Twenty20

25 March

  1. Pranab Mukherjee greets Greece on Independence Day
  2. Arvind Kejriwal named among world’s 50 greatest leaders by Fortune
  3. Asia most exposed to disasters, Africa most vulnerable: Study
  4. Jaitley visiting Australia soon to woo investments
  5. Himachal, Mumbai to have electric buses
  6. Tech Mahindra expands presence in France
  7. Microsoft shuts Artificial Intelligence Robot – Tay
  8. ITC acquires Technico Agri Sciences for Rs 121 crore
  9. RuPay to launch credit cards in Sept
  10. Lakshmi Vilas Bank Ties Up With NBHC For Collateral Management & Warehousing
  11. Hero Cycles Acquires 60% In Sri Lanka’s BSH Ventures
  12. Paytm hires Alibaba’s former executive as President

26th March

  1. Govt To Create 2.5Lakh Dalit Entrepreneurs Under Stand Up India
  2. ISRO Has Established GIRI Radar System In Andhra Pradesh
  3. Fourth unit of NTPC-Bihar govt owned 195-Mw plant synchronised
  4. Mizoram, JICA Sign Pact for Promoting Sustainable Agriculture
  5. BHEL commissioned 600 MW Jaipur Thermal Power Plant in Telangana
  6. Andhra govt set to inaugurate country’s first lift irrigation project
  7. Iran signs oil contract with France’s Total
  8. Pakistan and Iran agree to boost cooperation on security, trade
  9. Garry Shandling The Comedian And Actor Has Passed Away
  10. Actor Peter Brown passes away

27th March

1.India, China led investments in Renewable Energy in 2015: UN report

2.Arvind Kejriwal named among World’s 50 Greatest Leaders by Fortune Magazine

3.Mint plant can help fight cancer: CIMAP Researchers

4.Union Government releases self-regulation Code of ethical business conduct for industry

28 March

  1. Padma Award Has Been Presented By The President Pranab Mukherjee
  2. President Rule Imposed In Uttarakhand
  3. National Film Awards: Amitabh Bachchan, Kangana Ranaut, Baahubali Won Big
  4. Rotavirus Vaccine Has Been Launched By The Union Health Minister
  5. Madhya Pradesh To Get Its First ITBP Modern Weapon Training Centre
  6. Haryana Launches Scheme For The Differently-Abled
  7. Maharashtra Gets Its First Set Of Women Commanders To Protect Forest
  8. Haryana Cabinet Has Approved Jat Reservation Bill
  9. Federal Bank To Open Startup Incubation Centres
  10. China Launches First Cyber Security Organization
  11. Syrian Army Recaptures Historic City Of Palmyra From IS
  12. Singapore Ingapore Corvette Test Fires Barak Missile
  13. Surya Deva Appointed As UN Human Rights Commissioner
  14. Indo American Appointed As The President & CEO Of Bank Of The West
  15. Hockey India Annual Awards : Sreejish And Deepika Won Hockey Player Of The Year

29 March

  1. Prime Minister To Launch “Stand Up India” Scheme On 5th Of April
  2. India Sends 1st Ever Direct Box Vessel To Bangladesh
  3. Government to launch Gram Uday to Bharat Uday Abhiyan from 14th to 24th April, 2016
  4. Govt plans to infuse Rs. 5,050 crore in PSU banks
  5. India to host 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup
  6. BHEL commissions 40 MW hydropower plant in West Bengal
  7. Himachal Pradesh government released Sixth Economic Census report
  8. US museum returns 10th century Rama statue to Cambodia
  9. USAID, ADB sign ‘Develop Solar Parks’ MoU
  10. Myanmar gets its first public listing
  11. World Bank approved $100 million loan to Jordan
  12. Pallavi Fauzdar Becomes 1st Solo Woman To Ride Across Mana Pass
  13. Rakesh Mohan joins Nestle India Board
  14. Renowned Author Jim Harrison Has Passed Away
  15. Sergey Karjakin Won 2016 World Chess Candidates Tournament

30th March

  1. Modi Reaches Brussels for India-EU Summit
    2. ISRO TO Launch 22 Satellites In Single Mission
  2. India ranks third globally in financial Trojan infections
  3. Arun Jaitley Launches ‘Make In India’ Conference In Sydney
  4. 112 Would Be The National Emergency Number in India
  5. 11 Unilateral Advance Pricing Agreements Signed By CBDT
  6. Manohar Parrikar flags off India’s first indigenous Sonar Dome
  7. Government Permits 100% FDI in Online Marketplaces
  8. Registration Of 22 NBFCs Has Been Cancelled By RBI
  9. UNICEF Launches “Unfairy Tales” Of Refugee And Migrant Children
  10. Islam as state religion of Bangladesh
  11. NTT Data to Buy Dell’s IT-Services Arm
  12. GVK sells stake in Bangalore International Airport to Fairfax
  13. Reliance Defence, Israel’s Rafael to set up missile, air defence JV
  14. P Susheela Mohan Enters Into Guinness World Records

31st March

  1. PM Modi And Belgian PM Charles Michel Launch Asia’s Biggest Telescope
  2. Dr. Najma Heptulla Launchs Innovative Entrepreneurship & Skill Development Programme Of MANAS
  3. Nadda launches GIS-enabled HMIS application, self-printing of e-CGHS Card
    5. LIC Increases Stake In Andhra Bank And Dena Bank6. Vijaya Bank to get Rs 220 crore capital infusion from government
    7. European Investment Bank to loan €450 million for Lucknow Metro
    8. Adani Ties Up With Elbit, Alpha for Unmanned Aircraft Systems
    9. Star India to launch Hotstar service overseas
    10. Kachhabali Becomes 1st Liquor-free village in Rajasthan
    12. Jitendra Jagota Has Appointed As The Chairman of IDSA
    13. Faustin Archange Touadera is Central African Republic’s new President
    14. Oscar Winning Actress Patty Duke Has Passed Away