Here are some of the important headlines and daily current affairs of 30 May 2016 that you must know about if you are preparing for Job exams of Government job competitions. For more updates, keep checking IBPS Result 2016.
Net Zero Energy Building
In top news, is the term ‘Net Zero Energy Building’ which is being promoted in India by The Union Ministry of Power and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) as these two organizations together launched India’s first integrated web portal which shall be focused towards mainstreaming NZEB of Net Zero Energy Building.
Question : Which departments are promoting NZEB in India?
Lakshadweep 24×7 ‘Power for All’
Another news that took itself to the top of current affairs is news about one of India’s Union Territories, Lakshadweep, which has become India’s first UT to sign the “24X7 Power for all” Document.
Question : Which is the first Indian UT to sign 24X7 power for all document?
Malti Gyan Peeth Puraskar
The President of India Pranab Mukherjee presented the Malti Gyan Peeth Puraskar, on 29 May 2016.
to 15 teachers from Punjab recognized for their rare contribution in the field of education and were awarded with a certificate of excellence, a Robe of Honour, a medal and Rs.1 lakhs cash.
Question : Which state teachers won Malti Gyan Peeth Puraskar in 2016?
Sunrisers Hyderabad wins IPL 2016
David Warner led Sunrisers Hyderabad to win the trophy of IPL 2016, defeating RCB by 8 runs. Ben Cuttings stood as Man of the Match and Virat Koli was chosen as the Player of the series.
Question : Which team won the IPL 2016 trophy?
Indian author, Aditi Krishnakumar, who is based in SIngapore was chosen to be awarded the Scholastic Asian Book Award in 2016.
She was chosen for this award for her 32000-word manuscript “Codex: The Lost Treasure of the Indus”.
Question : Which Indian author won the Scholastic Asian Book Award 2016?
Some of the more major headlines in Current Affiars were :
- PM Narendra Modi’s mother gets awarded with Nari Jagran Samman-2016 award
- Prabha Atre gets 2016 ‘Swarbhaskar’ award.
- Arnab De, an Indian-American scientist wins Springer Theses Award 2016.
- Isro all set to launch 22 satellites in one single mission by next month
- National Payments Corporation of India to start providing credit card this year.