2016 news - Summary of news in this year


January 3 � Saudi Arabia ends its diplomatic relations with Iran, January 3 � Saudi Arabia ends its diplomatic relations with Iran due to fallout caused by the execution of Nimr al-Nimr.

Terrorist attack in Pathankot India on Jan 1-2. Cross Border terrorism started with new year. India handed over evidence to Pakistan

Chinese stock market crashed in begining of 2016. Day trading has to be stopped.

US Stock market went down 1079 points by Jan 8. (First week)

Joaqu�n Guzm�n, widely regarded as the world's most powerful drug trafficker, is recaptured following his escape from a maximum security prison

Stock market crash


Stock market tanked 400 points and fell below 16000

USA and Europe lift sanctions against Iran


USA and European Union lifted sanctions from Iran

50 billion dollars worth of asset that were earlier frozen are now available to Iranian companies

5 USA priosoners were released.

US, Europe companies will be able to sell Airplane, car etc to Iran

Iran will be able to sell oil and other item to USA, Europe

Oil prices are already lower and will go down further as Iran oil will be available in market

Swiss Govt played a crucial role in getting US prisoner released. The prisoners were first taken to Swiss Embassy.

Huge storm in US East coast


85 million people got impacted

Prince won Big Boss competition


Big Boss is famous show in India. Prince won it. Rishab was at second place. All judges expected Rishub to win.

Iran President visit to Rome


President of Iran visited Rome

Iran also placed order of 100+ Airbus planes.

Under sections they could not buy planes and there were lot of safety concerns






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