Current Affairs 12th January 2016, January GK Question 2016

Current Affairs 12th January 2016, January GK Question 2016 Current Affairs is very important part in our life. It helps us to know current events happening in world. General awareness is also help in Competitive exams. So check here Today current affairs. Here you can check current affairs of this week.

Current Affairs Today: 12 January 2016

DAC Decides Major Changes in Defence Procurement Procedure

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has decided to changes in the new Defence Procurement Procedure (DDP) 2016.

Changes are

  • New category will be added to promote domestic manufacturing and government funding.
  • The Funding will be in Development (R&D) & Technology development for Research and recognition of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME).

Lionel Messi has won FIFA Ballon d’Or Award 2016

Lionel Messi has won 2016 FIFA Ballon d’Or Award. He has get this title fifth time.

  • For this prize Messi has earned 41.33% of vote share and three time winner Cristiano Ronaldo has secured (27.76%) votes

73rd Annual Golden Globe awards has announced in California

The 73rd Annual Globe awards has been declared in California. The winners are as follows:

  • Best Motion Picture Musical/Comedy: The Martian.
  • Best Actor in Motion Picture-Drama: Leonardo DiCaprio for The Revenant.
  • Best Motion Picture Drama: The Revenant.
  • Best Director in Motion Picture-Drama: Alejandro Inarritu for The Revenant.
  • Best Actress in Motion Picture-Drama: Brie Larson for Room.

India- Australia signed Social Security Agreement comes in to Operation

Social Security Agreement signed by both countries came in to operation. This Agreement will enable to people of both countries to avail retirement benefits and it will boost bilateral business linkages.

  • This agreement will give freedom to people of both countries to move in India Australia with their pension rights
  • This Agreement was signed during the PM Modi’s official visit to Australia in November 2014.

Check latest current affairs of this week here

  1. DRDO has bee successfully tested fired New tank ammunition for Arjun MBT.
  2. Maria Teresa de Filippis died, She was first female formula one driver.
  3.  14th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas was held in New Delhi.
  4. NALCO has announced to develop Bhubaneswar as floral hub.
  5. ISRO conceives two “Space Parks.
  6. Binny Bansal has appointed for New CEO of FlipKart.
  7.  Colin Munro hits 2nd Fastest fifty in T20 After Yuvraj Singh.

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