TNPSC Current Affairs
1. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has won the Nobel Peace Prize 2016 for his efforts to end conflict with Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).
Mr, Santos Signed the landmark Peace deal last month with Revolutionary Armed Forces leader Rodrigo Londono, alias Timeleon Timochenko Jimenez of Country's 50 years long civil war. However Colombia's Voters rejected the Peace deal later.
Nobel Prize Fact:
Alfred Nobel from Sweden has established the Prizes in 1895 to recognize the achivers in various field . The prize ceremony will held annually on Stockholm, Sweden ( Except Prize for Peace). Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony will held in Oslo , Norway
2. Iyyappan Subramaniyan from Chennai has been named as the winner of World of Children Humanitarian Award 2016. The Award for Iyyappan for his extraordinary service towards the mentally retarded , abandoned children for their wellness.
World of Children Humanitarian award has recognized as the "Nobel prize for child Advocates". Iyyappan will get a award with a minimum of $50,000.
3.India Air Force Celebrating 84th year of commission. Indian Air Force day October 8