Current Affairs India - 10-11 September 2016

1. For maintaining the records and database of Indian students studying abroad, Government of India has launched a Student Registration module in MADAD portal (madad.gov.in).


2. IAS officer J Satyanarayana has appointed as part-time chairperson of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI).


3. Odisha won 9th Global Agriculture Leadership Award 2016 at the National Level gathering of important stake-holders in agriculture development at the Agriculture Leadership Summit at Hotel Taj Palace, New Delhi this week.


4. Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang has received 'Pangkor Dialogue Award 2016' in Malaysia for the efforts made by the people of the state for environmental preservation and promotion.


5. India's Mariyappan Thangavelu created history by winning a gold medal in the men's high jump T-42 event at the Rio Paralympics.


6. The third trial run of Talgo train between Delhi and Mumbai was conducted successfully after it completed the journey in 11 hours and 48 minutes.


7. Dilip Kumar Mandal -New Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of IDBI Asset Management Company (AMC).