20 October 2015 Daily GK Update Hindi & English

Who is appointed as head of the All India Council of Sports – VK Malhotra

अखिल भारतीय खेल परिषद के प्रमुख किसको नियुक्त किया गया है – विजय कुमार मल्होत्रा

Vijay Kumar Malhotra is appointed as the President of the All India Council of Sports by the Union Government.

Earlier to this, Malhotra had served as the Senior Vice President of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and is currently the President of the IOA after the arrest of Suresh Kalmadi in connection with the alleged irregularities in awarding contracts for the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

PM Narendra Modi inaugurated – IDFC Bank

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the IDFC Bank in New Delhi. IDFC Bank Limited, which started its operations on 1 October 2015, is an Indian Banking company with headquarters in Mumbai that forms a part of IDFC, an integrated infrastructure finance company.

IDFC Bank was granted a universal banking license in July 2015 by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

प्रधानमंत्री ने आईडीएफसी बैंक का उद्घाटन किया

प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने कहा कि सरकार ने बैंकिंग क्षेत्र में सुधार के कई कदम उठाए हैं जिनमें सार्वजनिक क्षेत्र के बैंकों में पूंजी डाले जाने, शीर्ष प्रबंधन पद पर नियुक्ति संबंधी नियमों में बदलाव तथा कालाधन की समस्या पर अंकुश लगाने के लिये कागज-रहित लेन-देन की शुरूआत जैसे उपाय शामिल हैं|

NATO launched military exercise Trident Juncture in Italy

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) allies and partner nations on 19 October 2015 launched the Alliance’s Trident Juncture military exercise at the Trapani air force base in Italy. Trident Juncture will end on 6 November 2015.

The three week long intensive training involves 36000 troops from more than 30 nations across Italy, Spain and Portugal.

नाटो ने इटली में ट्राईडेंट जंक्चर सैन्य अभ्यास आरंभ किया

उत्तर अटलांटिक संधि संगठन (नाटो) ने सहयोगी सदस्यों एवं साथी राष्ट्रों के साथ इटली स्थित ट्रापानी एयर फोर्स बेस पर संयुक्त सैन्य अभ्यास (ट्राईडेंट जंक्चर) आरंभ किया है| यह संयुक्त सैन्य अभ्यास 6 नवम्बर 2015 को समाप्त होगा|

तीन सप्ताह तक चलने वाले इस सैनिक अभ्यास में 30 से अधिक देशों के 36000 सैनिक इटली, स्पेन एवं पुर्तगाल में सैन्य अभ्यास करेंगे|

Who has been appointed as Lokayukta of Delhi- Reva Khetrapal

दिल्ली का लोकायुक्त किसको नियुक्त किया गया है -रीवा खेत्रपाल

The post was lying vacant since 2013 after retired Justice Manmohan Sarin had relinquished office after completing five-year term.

She will become the fourth Lokayukta of Delhi and shall have five years terms as per Delhi Lokayukta and Uplokayukta Act, 1995.

Justice Khetrapal was chosen as head of anti-corruption ombudsman unanimously by a four-member panel.

Who has been crowned Miss Diva 2015 – Urvashi Rautela

Model-actress Urvashi Rautela was crowned as Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva 2015 at a star-studded event in Mumbai and became the India’s representative for the Miss Universe pageant.

She was crowned as the 1st runner up while Naveli Deshmukh from Aurangabad was crowned 2nd runner-up.

She had also been a winner of the title of Miss Asian Supermodel 2011 in South Korea.

उर्वशी रौतेला मिस डिवा 2015 बनीं

मॉडल – अदाकारा उर्वशी रौतेला यामहा फेसकिनो मिस डिवा 2015 चुनी गयी हैं। उत्तराखंड की 21 वर्षीय उर्वशी ने 2013 में सन्नी देओल अभिनीत ‘सिंह साब द ग्रेट’ से बॉलीवुड में कदम रखा था। मिस यूनिवर्स 2015 स्पर्धा में वह भारत का प्रतिनिधित्व करेंगी।

Who is elected as the Prime Minister of Canada – Justin Trudeau

कनाडा के प्रधानमंत्री के रूप में कौन चुने गए है – जस्टिन ट्रूदेओए

Canada’s Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau was elected as the Prime Minister of Canada after his Liberal Party won 189 seats, a majority of Parliament’s 338 seats. The party needed 170 to gain a majority.

The Conservative Party was next with 97 seats, followed by the New Democratic Party at 28 seats and Bloc Quebecois with 9 seats. With this, nine-year reign of Conservative Party PM Stephen Harper and his party came to a sudden end.

World Statistics Day observed on – 20th October 2015

विश्व सांख्यिकी दिवस कब मनाया गया – 20 अक्टूबर 2015

The World Statistics Day was observed across the world with the theme “Better Data, Better Lives”. This year celebrations mark the second observance of the World Statistics Day.

The theme focuses on the critical role of high-quality official statistical information in analysis and informed policy decision-making in support of sustainable development.

Kannada film-maker K.S.L. Swamy passes away

कन्नड़ फिल्म निर्माता के.एस.एल. स्वामी का निधन हो गया

Renowned Kannada filmmaker Kikkeri Shamanna Lakshminarayana Swamy (KSL Swamy) passed away in Bengaluru, Karnataka.

Swamy was born in 1938 in Kikkeri in then Mysore Kingdom of British India. He had started his cinematic journey as an assistant director to legendary filmmakers such as G.V. Iyer and M.R. Vittal. Swamy made his directorial debut with Kannada film Thoogudeepa in 1966.

In his 49-year career, he had directed as many as 37 films.

आदित्य बिड़ला समूह ने ऑनलाइन फैशन स्टोर एबोफ डॉट कॉम का शुभारंभ किया

ई-कॉमर्स व्यापार में आए उछाल का लाभ उठाने के लिए आदित्य बिड़ला ग्रुप ने नए ऑनलाइन फैशन स्टोर एबोफ डॉट कॉम का शुभारंभ किया है| (www.abof.com) डब्ल्यू डब्ल्यू डब्ल्यू डॉट एबोफ डॉट कॉम नाम का पोर्टल आदित्य बिड़ला समूह और अन्य कंपनियों को ब्रांडों की आपूर्ति करेगा|

एबोफ (आल अबाउट फैशन) पुरुषों और महिलाओं के परिधान, जूते और अन्य सामान की खरीददारी के लिए बेहद फैशन पोर्टल है|


Konkan Railway to set up a tunnel technology institute at Margao in Goa

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu announced on 19 October 2015 that Konkan Railway will establish a tunnel technology institute at Goa’s Margao town. The institute will enable training for the technology, which is still not available in India.

Click here to get more Daily GK Updates in Hindi and English

20 October 2015 Daily GK Update Hindi & English

Tags : , , ,

Written by | Published On - 21 October 2015 at 11:53 am | Modified: 10 March 2016 at 2:14 pm