Current Affairs of 13th January, 2016

1). Union government announced Greenfield petrochemical complex and NIPER in Visakhapatnam
2. Kerala First to achieve 100% primary Education
3. 20th National Youth Festival inaugurated in Naya Raipur
4. Sushma Swaraj to visit Palestine, Israel
5. PM Modi to lead galaxy of top global, Indian CEOs at ET Global Business Summit 2016
6. Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group signed MoU to set up naval facility in Vishakhapatnam
7. DAC approved major changes in Defence Procurement Procedure
8. Andhra Pradesh inks MoU for RS. 4.78 lakh crore
9. CCI approves ATC’s ₹7,635-crore stake purchase in Viom Networks
10. US, Jordan signed Joint Action Plan on cooperation to counter Nuclear Smuggling
11. Conference of QCG on Afghan Peace & Reconciliation held in Islamabad
12. USIBC appointed Edward Monser, Punit Renjen as Vice Chairs of Council Board
13. Amitabh Bachchan made honorary life member of Mohammedan Sporting
14. SBI chief identifies four change drivers in Indian banking system
15. Increase in personal income tax exemption limit to Rs.2.5 lakh for savings sought
16. EPFO bags National Award on e-Governance
17. Sree Chithira Tirunal national award presented to T.P.Sreenivasan
18. Vodafone begins selling 4G-ready SIMs in Kolkata
19. Fillip to ‘Make in India’ in defence purchases
20. Bentley’s Bentayga SUV is the fastest in the world
21. CII Partnership Summit 2016 concluded in Vishakhapatnam
22. Australia beat India by 5 wickets in first ODI
23. Mirza, Hingis equal record with 28 straight wins
24. Book titled Jawaharlal Nehru and the Indian Polity in Perspective released by Hamid Ansari
25. Monte Irvin, Hall of Fame outfielder, passed away.