12 October 2015 Daily GK Update Hindi & English

Who has awarded with the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics- Angus Deaton

Angus Deaton, a British economist, has won the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics “for his analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare.”

His research work has linked detailed individual choices and aggregate outcomes which inturn has helped to transform the fields of macroeconomics, microeconomics and development economics.

स्‍कॉटलैंड में जन्‍मे एंगस डीटॉन को अर्थशास्त्र का नोबेल पुरस्कार

साल 2015 का अर्थशास्त्र का नोबेल पुरस्कार अर्थशास्त्री एंगस डीटॉन को दिया जाएगा। रॉयल स्वीडिश अकादमी ऑफ साइंसेज ने सोमवार को यह घोषणा की गयी है।

Who appointed the CFO of Infosys-Ranganath D Mavinakere

India’s second largest software services firm, Infosys has appointed Ranganath D Mavinakere as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

He will succeed Rajiv Bansal who was Executive Vice President (EVP) and the CFO of Infosys and had resigned from the company.

Mavinakere was EVP and head of strategic operations and CEO’s office of Infosys.

Winners of 2015 China tennis Open

2015 चीन ओपन टेनिस के विजेता

Men’s Singles title (पुरुष एकल खिताब)

Novak Djokovic of Serbia won the 2015 Men’s Singles title of China Open. In the final match he defeated Rafael Nadal of Spain by 6–2, 6–2 score.

Women’s Singles title (महिला एकल खिताब)

Garbiñe Muguruza of Spain won the 2015 Women’s Singles title of China Open. In the final match she defeated Tímea Bacsinszky of Switzerland by 7–5 , 6–4 score.

Men’s Doubles title (पुरुष युगल खिताब)

Vasek Pospisil (Canada) and Jack Sock (US) pair won the 2015 Men’s Doubles title of China Open.

Women’s Doubles title (महिला युगल खिताब)

Sania Mirza (India) and Martina Hingis (Switzerland) pair won 2015 Women’s Doubles title of China Open.

Jioji Konrote has been elected as Fiji’s President

Jioji Konrote has been elected as the country’s next President by Fiji’s Parliament for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations.

The prime minister and leader of the opposition each submit a presidential candidate to the speaker of parliament, who then announces the nominees to MPs before parliament decides on the country’s next president with a majority vote.

जिओजी कोंरोते फिजी के राष्ट्रपति चयनित

फिजी की संसद ने रोजगार, औद्योगिक संबंध एवं उत्पादकता मंत्री जिओजी कोंरोते को देश का नया राष्ट्रपति चयनित किया है|

फिजी फर्स्ट पार्टी द्वारा नामांकित कोंरोते को संसद में राष्ट्रपति चुनाव के लिए मतदान में 31 वोट प्राप्त हुए| दूसरी ओर, विरोधी पार्टी (एसओडीईएलपीए) के प्रत्याशी रातू एपेली गनिलौ को 14 वोट मिले|

Lewis Hamilton won 2015 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix title

लुईस हैमिल्टन ने 2015 फॉर्मूला 1 रूसी ग्रां प्री खिताब जीता

Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix title was won by Britain’s Mercedes racing driver Lewis Hamilton.

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel (Germany) and Sergio Perez (Mexico) of Force India stood at second and third positions respectively.

For Hamilton, it was the 9th title in the 2015 season as he won the titles in Bahrain, Japan, Australia, China, the UK, Belgium, Italy and Canada.

Veteran Tamil actress Manorama died

वयोवृद्ध तमिल अभिनेत्री मनोरमा का निधन हो गया

Legendary Tamil actress Gopishantha, popularly known by her stage name Manorama, died on 10 October 2015 due to multiple organ failure in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. She was 78.

Manorama acted in over 1500 movies in her career spanning almost six decades. She was also a brilliant comedian, singer and a stage artiste.

K P Sharma Oli of CPN-UML elected as the new Prime Minister of Nepal

Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli of Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist-Leninist)-CPN-UML was elected as new Prime Minister of Nepal. With this victory, he became first Prime Minister of Nepal under the newly adopted secular, republic and federal Constitution of Himalayan country. It was adopted in 20 September 2015.

केपी शर्मा ओली नेपाल के नए प्रधानमंत्री चुने गए

पिछले दिनों अपना नया संविधान बनाने के बाद नेपाल ने अपना नया प्रधानमंत्री भी चुन लिया। सीपीएन-यूएमएल पार्टी के प्रमुख केपी शर्मा ओली को देश का नया प्रधानमंत्री चुन लिया गया है।

ओली को 598 में से 338 वोट मिले थे। ओली के साथ इस पद की दौड़ में सुशील कोइराला भी थे लेकिन वो पीछे रह गए।

Fourth International Day of the Girl Child observed on- 11th October

The Fourth International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC) was observed across the world with the theme “The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030”.

On this occasion, campaigns, meetings and workshops were organized worldwide to raise awareness about importance of girl child and steps to promote gender equality.

About International Day of the Girl Child

In 2011, United Nations created the day through a resolution.

Its motive is to promote the rights of girls and address the unique challenges they face.

It was observed on 11 October 2012 for the 1st time.

Theme of the International Day of the Girl Child 2015: The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030.

चौथा अंतर्राष्ट्रीय बालिका दिवस कब मनाया गया-11 अक्टूबर

बालिका के अंतर्राष्ट्रीय दिवस के बारे में:-

वर्ष 2011 में संयुक्त राष्ट्र के एक संकल्प के माध्यम से दिन बनाया। इसका मकसद लड़कियों के अधिकारों को बढ़ावा देने और समाधान करने के लिए है। यह पहली बार 11 अक्टूबर 2012 को मनाया गया।

Where did the fifth Meeting of the India-Maldives Joint Commission held – Maldives

भारत-मालदीव संयुक्त आयोग की पांचवीं बैठक का आयोजन कहाँ किया गया था – मालदीव

The fifth meeting of the India-Maldives Joint Commission was held in Male, the capital of Maldives.

Maldivian foreign minister Dunya Maumoon and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj co-chaired the meet.

Important outcomes of the meeting

Both countries agreed to sign agreements at the earliest on Avoidance of Double Taxation and Tax Information Exchange.

It was agreed to strengthen tele-medicine linkages between the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH) in Maldives and Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh.

November 26 to be observed as Constitution Day

India will observe 26 November as Constitution Day to spread awareness of Indian Constitution and its architecture Dr B R Ambedkar.

Significance of Day: On 26 November 1949, Indian constitution was adopted by the 389 member Constituent Assembly (CA) and it came into force on 26 January, 1950.

It was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after laying the foundation stone of Dr Ambedkar Memorial at Indu Mills Compound in the heart of Mumbai city.

26 नवंबर को संविधान दिवस के रूप में मनाया जाएगा

संविधान दिवस, भारतीय संविधान के बारे में जागरूकता का प्रसार करने के 26 नवंबर को मनाया जाएगा

इस दिवस के महत्व: 26 नवंबर, 1949 को भारतीय संविधान 389 सदस्यीय संविधान सभा द्वारा अपनाया गया था और यह 26 जनवरी, 1950 को अस्तित्व में आया।

Which government launched Operation “Valsalya” to track missing children- Kerala Government

केरल सरकार ने लापता बच्चो को ट्रैक करने के लिए ऑपरेशन “वल्सालया” का शुभारंभ किया

The Kerala government on 9 October 2015 launched the Operation Valsalya project to trace, rescue and reunite the missing children with their family. This ambitious programme is envisaged to be implemented on the lines of the much acclaimed Operation Smile project in Ghaziabad.

Who has been appointed as chairman of Atomic Energy Commission – Sekhar Basu

Sekhar Basu was appointed as the chairman of Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). He will replace RK Sinha.

At present, he is the director of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai, and also the Chief Executive of Nuclear Recycle Board (NRB).

शेखर बसु परमाणु ऊर्जा आयोग के अध्यक्ष और परमाणु ऊर्जा सचिव नियुक्त

भारत के प्रसिद्ध वैज्ञानिक शेखर बसु को परमाणु ऊर्जा आयोग का नया अध्यक्ष और परमाणु ऊर्जा का सचिव नियुक्त किया गया है|

शेखर बसु वर्तमान में भारत परमाणु अनुसंधान केंद्र के निदेशक एवं परमाणु पुनरावृत्ति मंडल के मुख्य कार्यकारी अधिकारी हैं|


India signed 6 MoU’s with – Jordan

The agreements were signed in the presence of Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour and Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, covering cooperation in the maritime transportation sector and a memorandum between the Jordan Institute of Diplomacy and the Indian Foreign Service Institute.

Jordan News Agency, Petra, and the Press Trust of India also inked a MoU, in addition to signing the executive programme for cultural exchange between the Jordanian and Indian governments.

भारत एवं जॉर्डन द्वारा सहयोग बढ़ाने हेतु छह समझौतों पर हस्ताक्षर

भारत एवं जॉर्डन ने अम्मान में विभिन्न मुद्दों पर छह समझौता ज्ञापनों (एमओयू) पर हस्ताक्षर किये है| यह समझौते राष्ट्रपति प्रणब मुखर्जी की जॉर्डन यात्रा का भाग हैं|

राष्ट्रपति प्रणब मुखर्जी, 10 से 12 अक्टूबर 2015 तक तीन दिवसीय जॉर्डन यात्रा पर थे| उन्होंने जॉर्डन के राजा अब्दुल्ला-II इब्न अल हुसैन के आग्रह पर जॉर्डन का दौरा किया|

Ramani died, he was a – Renowned Carnatic Flautist

प्रख्यात बांसुरीवादक रमानी का निधन हो गया

Renowned Carnatic flautist Natesan Ramani passed away because of cancer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He was 82 years old.

He was known for introducing the long flute in Carnatic music and had developed his own inimitable style in the field of flute music especially on Venu flute.


Punjab National Bank wins Beighton Cup of Hockey

पंजाब नेशनल बैंक ने हॉकी का बेटन कप जीता

Punjub National Bank (PNB) has won the 2015 Beighton Cup hockey tournament. It is mainded title of PNB,

In the final match played in Kolkata PNB defeated 4 time winners Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) by 5-3 goals in penalty shoot outs. In the regular time schedule of match both team had one goal each.

President Sepp Blatter, VP Michel Platini and Secretary General Jerome Valcke were suspended from – FIFA

FIFA President Sepp Blatter, VP Michel Platini and Secretary General Jerome Valcke were suspended from FIFA Body.

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Written by | Published On - 13 October 2015 at 11:47 am | Modified: 10 March 2016 at 2:14 pm