Latest Current Affairs 01st September 2018

Gurgaon land deal case: FIR lodged against Robert Vadra, Bhupinder Hooda :-  FIR lodged against Robert Vadra and former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda for alleged irregularities in Gurgaon land deal.

PM Modi visits exhibition on IPPB :- Ahead of launch of India Post Payments Bank, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited an interactive exhibition highlighting the unique features of India post payment banks.

PM Modi blames UPA for Non-Performing Asset :- Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at the UPA government for allowing rampant corruption in the banking sector to flourish. He said that the country was sitting on a landmine in 2014. His government acted with caution, exposing the festering NPA issue.

PM Modi launches India post payments bank :- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched India Post Payments Bank in Delhi. 650 branches are now active with 3250 access points.

GDP growth soars to 8.2% in first quarter of current fiscal :- Indian economy grew by 8.2 per cent in the first quarter of the current fiscal, the highest in over two years.

BCCI announces 16-member India squad for Asia Cup :- BCCI’s selection committee led by MSK Prasad announced the Asia Cup squad in Mumbai on Saturday.