Aug 30, 2014
Current affairs daily -30/08/2014
1. set in motion; an estimated 1.5 crore bank accounts opened across the country on the inaugural day.
2. INTERPOL appointed Shah Rukh Khan as its Ambassador.
3. The headquarter of INTERPOL is France.
4. Recep Tayyip Erdogan became 12th president of Turkey.
5. To identify the obsolete laws, Ramanujam Committee established by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Chairman of the committee will be Ramanujam.
6. Apple to launch iphone 6 and iWatch on 9 september.
7. 7 countries Canada,Denmark,France, United Kingdom,Albania,Croatia and Italy joined Uniited States of America in arming the Kurdish forces against ISIS.
8. August 29 is the national Sports day.
9. The greatest hochey player Dhayan Chand’s 109th birthday is august 29.
10. The Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee, which is conducting probe against ICC president N Srinivasan and 12 prominent players in the IPL betting and spot fixing scandal, today field its interim report in a sealed cover before the Supreme Court.
11. Cristano Ronaldo crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe.
12. President Pranab Mukherjee august 29 th give the National Sports Awards at a function at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on the occasion of National Sports day.