Current Affairs India - 26 October 2016

1.    India has reached the rank 87th (Climbing 21 spots) on the world economic forum-s Global Gender Gap Report 2016. Iceland tops the list followed by Finland, Norway and Sweden.


2.    According to the easy of doing business report 2017 of world bank India now ranks 130 out of 190 countries. New Zealand overtook Singapore to become the easiest country to do business.


3.    Ralf Speth, CEO of Jaguar Land Rovar and N. Chandrasekaran, CEO and managing director TCS were appointed as additional directors to Tata sons board.


4.    BSE Institute Ltd and university of Otago of New Zeland has signed an agreement to offer programs at the under graduate and post graduate levels.