Current Affairs India - 12 October 2016

1. The first World Tsunami Awareness Day of India will be observed on 5th November.


2. By the International Food Policy Research Institute-s (IFPRI) Global Hunger Index (GHI) in 2016, India has been ranked at 97th place out of 118 countries.


3. Ravi Chandran Ashwin has been ranked at the No.1 spot in test ranking for bowlers aftwr getting 13 wickets in the third test against New Zealand held in Indore.


4. By touching the high of USD 123.7 billion in July this year India became the 12th largest holder of US government bonds.


5. The first BRICS Trade Fair and Exhibition began in New Delhi.


6. Parmeshwar Godrej, philanthropist and wife of Godrej group chairman Adi Godrej passed away on 11th October, 2016 at the age of 70.