Daily Current Affairs News 1st October, 2016
Important Questions from Daily Current Affairs News 1st October, 2016.
Q-1 Which team clinched the Under-18 Men’s Junior Hockey Asia cup-2016?
Q-2 Which country is the host of Under-18 Men’s Junior Hockey Asia cup-2016?
Q-3 Chahbahar Port is in which country?
d) None of these
National News Updates
1. High Court of Patna declares Bihar liquor prohibition law as Void.
i) On 30th September 2016 The Patna High Court Quashes the Bihar Prohibition and Excise Bill, 2016.
ii) According to this law, the sale and consumption of liquor are banned in the state of Bihar.
iii) This bill was amended on 30th September 2016.
International News Updates
1. Rosetta spacecraft crashed.
i) After a period of 12 years , the Europe’s Spacecraft Rosetta crashed into a comet on 30th Sept, 2016.
2. Giant Dinosaur Footprints in Mongolian Desert.
i) A 77 centimeters wide footprint of a giant dinosaur was found in the Deserts of Mongolia.
ii) It is a Joint effort of scientists on Japanese-Mongolian Expedition .
iii) It is one of the biggest ever footprint found on earth.
Business News Updates
1. Tax Incentives for the Backward States.
i) The CBDT (Central Board of Direct Taxes) announced Tax incentives to 7 Backward Districts on 30th September, 2016.
ii) The respective districts are Anantapur, Chittoor, Kadapa, Kurnool, Srikakulam, Visakhapatnam and Vizianagaram.
iii) CBDT announced 5 years extension as tax incentive to these backward districts
2. India to consider chahbahar Port -Airport Plan.
i) The Government of India on 30th September, 2016 announced the examination of Airport at Chahbahar port in Iran.
ii) The Development of Chahbahar Port is a Strategic Initiative by India to strengthen the Diplomatic Relations between India and Iran.
Sports News Updates
1. India clinches the Asia cup -2016.
i) On 30th September, 2016 India thrashed Bangladesh in the finals of Under-18 men’s hockey Asia cup-2016.
ii) The host of the cup was Bangladesh.
iii) Hardik Singh was named the Man-of-the-Match
2. India ranked at the same position as of Switzerland.
i) In Davis Cup India ranked at the same position
ii) India and Switzerland ranked from 9th to 12th places in the Junior Davis cup positional match.