Current Affairs International - 19-20 August 2016

1. Jamaican Sprinter Usain Bolt created an unprecedented record, a triple treble, as he won his third Gold in Rio Olympics 2016 in the 4x100 meters relay. With this, he bid farwell to Olympics with 9 sprint Gold medals to his name. He has won the 100 meters, 200 meters and 4x100 meters in Beijing 2008, London 2012 and now in Rio 2016.


2. An Indian-American woman academic Renu Khator will be inducted into the Texas Women's Hall of Fame for making significant contribution for the benefit of the US' second largest state.