SSC CHSL Exam 2016 : Revision of “CURRENT AFFAIRS”



Dear Students, SSC CHSL Exam has commenced on 7th Jan, 2017. It’s a month long exam and we’ve decided to provide “CURRENT AFFAIRS” of last seven months (From June onward). This quiz will help you in GS/GK section a lot. Before the exam day go through our daily CURRENT AFFAIRS FOR CHSL 2016 Exam. We wish you all the very best for your exam.


World Student Day: October 15

i. October 15th, Dr. Abdul Kalam’s birthday is observed as World Student Day by United Nations Organization annually. 

ii. In India, he is highly respected as a scientist and as a great personality.
iii. He was the 11th President of India.




‘Aiyoh’ now in the Oxford English Dictionary

i. The Oxford English Dictionary has included “Aiyoh” and “Aiyah” in its latest edition. 

ii. The word has defined as, “In southern India and Sri Lanka, expressing distress, regret, or grief; ‘Oh no!’, ‘Oh dear!'”. 




International Day of the Girl Child :11 October

i. International Day of the Girl is observed annually on 11 October; it is also called the Day of the Girl. 
ii. The theme for 2016 International Day of the Girl (11 October) is “Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: What Counts for Girls”. 
iii. On December 19, 2011, United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution 66/170 to declare October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child, to recognize girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world.

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Shaurya Smarak in Bhopal
i. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 14 October 2016 inaugurated ‘Shaurya Smarak’, the war memorial in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. 


International Day for the Eradication of Poverty: October 17

i. The United Nations’ International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is observed on October 17 each year since 1993.

ii. 2016 year’s theme was moving from humiliation and exclusion to participation: Ending poverty in all its forms.



C Radhakrishnan selected for Mathrubhumi Literary award

i. Eminent writer C Radhakrishnan has been selected for the Mathrubhumi Literary Award in recognition of his contribution to the field of literature. 

ii. The award carries a cash prize of Rs. 2 lakh, a citation and a statuette.



Sonam Kapoor awarded ET Panache’s ‘Trendsetter Awards 2016’

i. Bollywood Actress Sonam Kapoor has been bestowed upon with the 2016 ET Panache Trendsetter Award in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

ii. The award recognizes the efforts of entrepreneurs, innovators, newsmakers and athletes whose stories inspire millions and whose services transform lives.









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