Current Affairs- 2 March 2016

  1. 8.2 magnitude earthquake strikes south-west of Indonesia.

  2. NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly Safely Back on Earth after One-Year Mission.

  3. NASA to build supersonic passenger jet.

  4. China launches first self propelled floating dock.

  5. Peru declares emergency after oil spill hits rivers.

  6. Zee to acquire 80% stake in 2 India Today firms.

  7. Hashim Thaci elected as President of Kosovo.

  8. TCS Recognized As Top Global Employer.

  9. Sanjeev Kapoor joins Vistara as Chief Strategy and Commercial Officer.

  10. Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain Takes Over As Chief Of Staff, Eastern Naval Command.

  11. Chennai gets India’s first self-cleaning smart toilets.

  12. Rahul Sachdev won All India Open Snooker Title.

  13. Portugal nominated ex-refugee chief Antonio Guterres for UN Secretary-General.

  14. Telangana Government to illuminate 25 municipalities with LED bulbs in 100 days.

  15. India signed MoU with World Bank for Madhya Pradesh Higher Education Quality Improvement Project.

  16. Reliance Brands ties up with Kate Spade for Standalone Stores.

  17. Non-performing assets of banks at Rs 3 lakh crore: CBI chief Anil Sinha.

  18. IMF projects 7.3% growth rate for India this fiscal.

  19. Micromax CEO Vineet Taneja resigns.

  20. Maruti Alto tops 30 lakh unit sales mark in domestic market.

  21. 1st Raisina Dialogue Inaugurated By Sushma Swaraj In New Delhi.

  22. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation to Establish A Research Chair In Kalinga Institute Of Social Sciences (KISS).

  23. Multi Commodity Exchange announced the appointment of Mrugank Paranjape as MD & CEO of the exchange.

  24. India at 90th rank in terms of energy security, access: WEF