Let us recollect what are the main events happened on dates of May 16 and May 17 of the year 2015.  We have collect various information Current Affairs 16th 17th which can help you in building the notes.

World :


Mark Zuckerberg posted a small infographic with India map which led to controversy. A huge number of strong reactions were commented on that post. After huge controversy Mark has put down his post. He has deleted his post and made the situation calm.

After talks with Sri Lanka the government has sent out 37 Indian fisherman. This was taken place on the international waters.

India :

The Tourism minister of India Mr.Mahesh Sharma has announced that there will be a new tourism policy very soon.


On May 16th it was a great day for India as PM Modi has made about $22 billion deal with china.

Entertainment :

The Film actress Aishwarya Rai Bachan has joined fo ” United Nations Women’s Panel on Gender equality ” which is based for film industry.

Politics :

Senior Congress leaders have commented on Pm China tour that it was a failure one.

Rahul Gandhi tour of telangana goes as planned. He meets families of farmers and collects information about their problems.

Arvind CM of Delhi faces issues about corruption as his daughter given bribe to an official.

Sports :

In IPL 8 season the last league matches have happened on the days of May 16 and May 17.

CSK vs KXIP – The king’s eleven players have lost to CSK and ended up at the bottom of the table. CSK has won against KXIP with 7 wickets. This match was conducted on May 16th,2015.

RR vs KKR – Rajasthan Royals have Won against Kolkatta knight riders on May 16th, 2015(Evening match) by 9 runs. By this match KKR has dropped to 5th position and RR has achieved 16 points.

May 18th IPL Matches –

DD vs RCB – The rain has again interrupted the bengaluru ipl cricket team and the match was cancelled by which the match points were shared with each other. That resulted in movement of RCB team to 3rd position and Delhi Daredevils were dropped down to 7th position.

SRH vs MI – This is the last match of the IPL Season 8 league matches and that was held in Hyderabad in Rajiv Gandhi international stadium. The SRH and MI both had chances for the top 4 table. Mumbai Indians have won by 9 wickets and that was by difference. SRH dreams were shattered by this loss and were missed out of playoffs.

I hope this will be efficient for taking down notes for your daily Current Affairs 16th 17th of the year 2015.

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