2 May 2016- National News Daily Current Affairs Updates
Todays current affairs are being published by ExamPariksha.com covering relevant fact based daily important news. To include all important happening and developments in the National sphere in this section.
>> Andhra Pradesh to become First “Open Defaction Free” State by making its urban areas 100% free from Open Defaction by October 2.
>> Prime Minister Modi has launched the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana at Ballia. It aims to provide cooking gas connections to 5 crore below-poverty-line (BPL) beneficiaries over the next three years. These free LPG connections will be given using the money saved from 1.13 crore cooking gas users pledge on “Give it Up” campaign.
>> Indian Navy’s first indigenous Scorpene-class stealth submarine INS Kalvari has been sailed out of Mumbai Harbour for sea trials. This submarine will go through a set of sea trials that includes surface trials, diving trials, weapon trials, Noise trials. This submarine is the first of the Navy’s Scorpene class stealth submarines being fabricated under the Project 75.
>> The government has approved an investment of Rs.9,005 crore in the States of Maharashtra, Punjab and Jammu & Kashmir for construction of houses for Economically Weaker Sections(EWS) in urban areas under Prime Minister’s Awas Yojana (PMAY).
International News Important Current Affairs Updates – 2 May 2016
The following exampariksha listing of international news has important todays current affairs which you must know as an aspirant for exams conducted by UPSC, SSC CGL 2016 and State PSCs.
>> Iraqi government has declared a state of emergency after protests supporters of Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed parliament.
Economics News Today’s Current Affairs Updates – 2 May 2016
The following economics current news update has all important economy news for exams. These will also help in developing a better understanding of Economy. We hope this collection on exampariksha.com helps you in increasing your financial awareness.
>> Employers Provident Fund Organisation(EPFO) has launched One Employee One EPF Account system to put off early PF withdrawals and to make state governments to join its pension system.
>> India ranks fifth position in the exports of fake goods globally, while China is No.1 in the list with a huge 63 % share in the worldwide imports of forged and pirated goods. According to the OECD (Organisation Economic Cooperation and Development) and the European Union’s Intellectual Property Office.
>> Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) and SAARC Development Fund (SDF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for mutual cooperation and collaboration.
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