- UPSC result has been released on 10th May, 2016. 22-year old Delhi girl Tina Dhabi has topped the exam in her first attempt.
- Uttarakhand Chief Minister has gathered more votes than BJP during floor test on Uttarakhand Assembly on 10th may, 2016.
- Centre has decided that they will impose tax on capital gains on investment from Mauritius. India has received a third of its total foreign direct Investment from Mauritius .
- North Koreans has performed a march on the launch of Unha Vehicle in Pyongyang on 10th May, 2016. In this event thousands of people were gathered.
- 69th Edition of Cannes festival has opened on 11th may, 2016. It has been scheduled from 11th May-22nd May, 2016 in France.
- Shashank Manohar has resigned from the post of president of BCCI on 10th May, 2016.
- Top seed Vishnu Vardhan has defeated Kaza Vinayak Sharma in the first round of the $10,000 ITF men’s Future Tennis tournament, which was held at the Harvest Academy, jassowal on 10th may, 2016.
- Sri Vaishnavi Reddy has won over Tamachan Momkoon thod of Thailand in the first round of the $10,000 ITF women’s tennis tournament on 10th May, 2016.
- The National ranking (South zone) table tennis tournament will be held at the VPT indoor stadium from 20th October,2016-25th October, 2016.
- The Reserve bank of India has declared on 10th may, 2016 that they will soon issue banknotes of Rs 1000 denominations with inset ‘R’ in both the number panels.The banknotes bearing signature of RBI governor, Raghuram Rajan and will also have the year of printing ‘2016’. The design of this banknotes will be according to the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005
- The Prime Minister has emphasized the importance of creating a DBT(Direct Benefit Transfer) platform, which should be error-free and would ensure targeted beneficiaries would receive their benefits on time.
- Facebook has announced an availability of its firm “Facebook AT Work” in India. This firm will allow employees of an organization to collaborate and connect with co-workers.
Science And Technology News:-
- Scientists from the University of Washington have built a five-fingered robotic hand that can learn movements by using algorithms without depending on humans to direct it.
Arts, Culture And Awards News:-
- Hollywood superstar Rihanna has announced a college scholarship programme, where she will be offering scholarships of up to $50,000 for those students who need a financial support.
- Hollywood Actor Eddie Redmayne becomes the first voice cast member to join prehistoric animation film for Early man.