18 October 2015 Daily GK Update Hindi & English
Telecom operators to compensate consumers by Rs 1 for call drop: TRAI
टेलीकॉम ऑपरेटरों को कॉल ड्रॉप के लिए उपभोक्ताओं को क्षतिपूर्ति के लिए 1 रुपये देना होगा: ट्राई
Telecom Regulatory Authority of Indian (TRAI) has made it mandatory for telecom operators to compensate consumers by Rs.1 for call drops with effect from 1 January 2016.
As per new TRAI rules The compensation will be limited to three dropped calls in a particular day. It is mandatory for telecom operators to send a message to the calling customer within 4 hours of the occurrence of call drop along with details of amount credited in his account.
In case of post-paid customers, the compensation details of the credit should be provided in the next bill.
Which Indian short film wins award at 2015 London Film Festival: An Old Dog’s Diary
किस भारतीय लघु फिल्म ने लंदन फिल्म समारोह 2015 में पुरस्कार जीता- एन ओल्ड डॉग’स डायरी
An Indian short film, An Old Dog’s Diary has won prestigious Best Short Film Award at the 2015 London Film Festival (LFF).
The award was bestowed by the British Film Institute (BIF) at 59th edition of LFF.
The 11-minute film has been directed by Shai Heredia and Shumona Goel.
It story of film reveals the cultural conditions of Indian avant-garde painter Francis Newton Souza’s work and its institutionalization by assembling the puzzle-piece evocations of his portrait.
Great Britain won 2015 Sultan of Johor Cup of Hockey
ग्रेट ब्रिटेन ने हॉकी के सुल्तान जोहर कप 2015 को जीता
Great Britain won the 2015 Sultan of Johor Cup under-21 field hockey tournament by defeating defending champions India.
In the final, India lost to Great Britain in penalty shoot by 3-4 goals score. Both teams had equaled by 2-2 goals score in regular full time match played at Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
Rajasthan Government notifies 5% quota for Gujjars and other SBCs
राजस्थान सरकार ने गुर्जरों और अन्य के लिए 5% कोटा आरक्षित किया
Rajasthan government has issued a notification to provide 5 per cent quota to Gujjars and other Special Backward Classes (SBC). The notification was issued by state government under the Rajasthan Special Backward Classes Reservation Act, 2015.
Earlier in September 2015, Rajasthan state assembly had passed two separate bills to provide reservation in educational institutions and government jobs.
Who appointed as Assistant Director of Food and Agriculture Organization- Kundhavi Kadiresan
किसको खाद्य और कृषि संगठन का सहायक निदेशक के रूप में नियुक्त किया- कुंधवी कादिरेसन
Kundhavi Kadiresanwas appointed as the Assistant Director (AD) of United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific. She was appointed at the post by FAO Director General José Graziano da Silva and succeeds Hiroyuki Konuma who has retired.
DRDO Missile Complex renamed as Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex
The country’s prestigious DRDO Missile Complex in Hyderabad was on 15 October 2015 renamed as Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar during an event at Research Centre Imarat on the occasion of the 84th Birth Anniversary of Dr Kalam, the Missile Man.
डीआरडीओ मिसाइल कॉम्प्लेक्स का नामकरण कलाम के नाम पर होगा
हैदराबाद स्थित देश के प्रतिष्ठित मिसाइल कांप्लेक्स का नाम अब ‘डॉ. एपीजे अब्दुल कलाम मिसाइल कांप्लेक्स’ होगा। रक्षा मंत्री मनोहर पर्रिकर इस कांप्लेक्स को नया नाम देंगे। ‘मिसाइल मैन’ के नाम से प्रख्यात डॉ. कलाम की 84वीं जयंती के अवसर पर अनुसंधान केंद्र इमारत (आरसीआई) में यह ऐतिहासिक कार्यक्रम होगा।