Current Affairs News Updates 2nd September, 2016
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National News Updates
1. Indian Railways launches new insurance scheme for passengers.
i) The scheme is for E-ticket holders.
ii) The scheme is launched at a premium of 92 paise.
iii) It comprises an insurance cover of upto 10 lakhs.
2. Justice lodha Commitee recommendations- BCCI can’t elect or revamp new Selection Committee.
i) Ajay Shirke will continue the office as nominated Secretary.
ii) Sandeep patil will remain the Chairperson of Nationa Selection commitee.
International News Updates
1. As per the verdict of ‘ Nice Court’ the “Burkini Ban” will be suspended.
i) Nice is the famous city of France.
Business News Updates
1. Reliance Jio on 1st September, 2016 announced to offer its customers Free voice, roaming and unlimited data fro lifetime.
2. Lava collaborated with Egypt based Easy group to form a Joint Venture in Egypt.
3. Credit Score to be provided for free once a year to customers – The Reserve Bank of India.
4. As per the Chief economic advisor – Arvind Subramaniam India may record 8-10% growth in next two years.
Sports News Updates
1. India Red makes to the finals of Duleep Trophy on 1st september, 2016.
2. Formula 1 driver from Brazil Felipe Massa announced his retirement from Grand Prix-2016.
Science and technology News Updates
1. An unmanned rocket named as SpaceX falcon 9 exploded on the launch pad on 1st September, 2016.
2. A fossil about 3.7 billion years old found in Greenland. Furthermore, the tiny structures are called “Stromatolites”.
3. The first Genome sequence in space.
i) It is for first time that DNA sequenced in space.
ii) The experiment was successfully conducted by NASA
iii) The venue was International Space Station (ISS).[contact-form-7 id="101950" title="Contact form 1"]