6 September 2012 Current Affairs

Gliese 163C: New Earth-Like Planet Might Sustain Life

Dubbed Gliese 163C, the planet is about seven times the mass of Earth and orbits a red dwarf, or a small, relatively cool star. Gliese 163C is 49 light years away. It’s thought to be composed of mostly rock and water and gets 40 percent more light from its parent star than Earth gets from the sun, making it hotter with a surface temperature of 60 degrees Celsius.

Sachin Pilot commissioned as Territorial Army officer

Sachin Pilot 06th September  2012 became the first Union minister to be commissioned as a regular officer in the Territorial Army, fulfilling his desire to follow his father’s footsteps to be in the armed forces.

US strikes Nepal Maoists from terror blacklist

On 06th September 2012 US has lifted sanctions and removed the Communist party of Nepal(Maoists) Organization of Nepal from the list of designated terrorist organisation,years after the rebels abandoned their named struggle and entered open politics and signed a peace treaty.

APEC Russia 2012 Summit

The APEC Russia 2012 Summit is the 24th annual gathering of APEC leaders of 21 countries.Leaders from the member economics are currently meeting on Russky Island off the Coast of Vladivostok, Russia from September 2-9 ,2012 . Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation(APEC) is a forum for Rim Countries(formally member Economics) that seeks to promote free trade and Economics throughout the Asia-Pecific region established in 1989.

Government approved 3% interest subsidy for farmers

The UPA Government has approved the 3% loan subvention for short term crop loans and additional three percent subsidy  interest on timely repayment on such loans.This interest subvention to farmers will be available through Nabard, regional rural banks, cooperative banks and public sector banks.Accordingly, farmers availing loans up to Rs 3 lakh will have to pay interest at 7 per cent per annum during this financial year.

Gaurav  Shumsher Rana appointed as New chief of Nepal Army

India-educated lieutenant general Gaurav Shumsher Rana took Charge as the New chief of Nepal Army on 6 September 2012 . he did graduation in military  affairs from a Himachal Pradesh.

Indu chaudhary won Bronze at World Junior championship

Indian Indu chaudhary clinches the Bronze medal in the World Junior Champion ship at pattaya in the event of 44 kg women’s weight by defeating Turkish Evin Demirhan. With this medal India opened its account in the tournament.

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