Current Affairs For 3 August 2015 Updates
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Tamil Nadu instituted Dr.A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award for Youth
The State Government of Tamil Nadu instituted the youth award namely Dr.A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award for Youth on 31st July 2015. The State also declared 15th October (A.P.J. Abdul Kalam’s Birthday) as Youth Revival Day.
Prabhroop Sekhon won 2 Gold Medals
Prabhroop Sekhon from Lucknow won 2 Gold Medals at Special Olympics World Games on 31st July 2015 played in Los Angeles, USA.
Pakistan became 1st non-European member of CERN
On 01st August 2015, Pakistan became first ever non-European member of the European Organisation for Nuclear Research also known as CERN.
Cyclone ‘Komen’ hit Bangladesh and West Bengal, Manipur, Odisha
The Cyclone namely ‘Komen’ hit Bangladesh and the States West Bengal, Manipur, Odisha of the country on 01st-02nd August 2015.
Rajat Chauhan won Silver Medal in World Archery Championship
Rajat Chauhan from India won Silver Medal in World Archery Championship. Earlier, he won Gold Medal in Asian Games 2014 held in Incheon, South Korea.