22 October 2015 Daily GK Update Hindi & English
Who is appointed as acting Chief Justice of the Gauhati High Court – Justice Vaiphei
गुवाहाटी उच्च न्यायालय के मुख्य न्यायाधीश किसको नियुक्त किया गया है – न्यायमूर्ति वाईफेई
Justice Tinlianthang Vaiphei, senior-most Judge of Gauhati High Court has been appointed as the acting Chief Justice for the Gauhati High Court by the President of India Pranab Mukherjee by exercising the powers conferred by article 223 of the Constitution of India.
All India Council of Sports
All India Council of Sports was inaugrated by Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports to advise the ministry on matters relating to the promotion and development of sports and games in the country.
Members of All India Council of Sports
- संयुक्त सचिव, खेल विभाग, भारत सरकार
• महानिदेशक, भारतीय खेल प्राधिकरण (साई)
• महानिदेशक, राष्ट्रीय एंटी डोपिंग एजेंसी
• सचिव (खेल), मध्य प्रदेश सरकार
• सचिव (खेल), असम सरकार
• सचिन तेंदुलकर, सांसद (राज्य सभा)
• एन कुंजरानी देवी (भारोत्तोलन)
• लिंबा राम (तीरंदाजी)
• विश्वनाथन आनंद (शतरंज)
• पुलेला गोपीचंद (बैडमिंटन)
• बाइचुंग भूटिया (फुटबॉल)
• राष्ट्रपति / महासचिव, भारतीय ओलंपिक संघ
• सचिव, खेल विभाग, भारत सरकार
• संदीप प्रधान, महानिदेशक, गुजरात खेल प्राधिकरण
• मैं एम विजयन (फुटबॉल)
• पी टी उषा (एथलेटिक्स)
• कुलपति, शारीरिक शिक्षा के लक्ष्मीबाई नेशनल इंस्टिट्यूट
• उदय शंकर, सीईओ स्टार इंडिया
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe awarded 2015 Confucius Peace Prize by China
जिम्बाब्वे के राष्ट्रपति रॉबर्ट मुगाबे को चीन द्वारा कन्फ्यूशियस शांति पुरस्कार 2015 से सम्मानित किया गया
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has been awarded 2015 Confucius Peace Prize by China. The Prize is dubbed as Chinese equivalent of the Nobel Peace Prize.
He has been chosen for this edition of prize for his inspirational leadership and service to pan-Africanism and African independence.
The prize also has recognised his efforts to overcome difficulties of all kinds and his commitments for constructing his nation’s political and economic order.
Who becomes first male member of National Commission for Women- Alok Rawat
कौन राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग के पहले पुरुष सदस्य बने है – आलोक रावत
Senior IAS officer Alok Rawat became first male person to be appointed as member of National Commission for Women (NCW). His appointment fills the fourth seat in the five-member body that seeks to review the constitutional and legal safeguards for women.
About National Commission for Women (राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग के बारे में)
NCW is a statutory body established under the National Commission for Women Act, 1990.
It was established in January 1992 to review the constitutional and legal safeguards for women.
Where did Government inaugurate Indian Police Foundation and Indian Police Institute- New Delhi
सरकार ने भारतीय पुलिस फाउंडेशन और भारतीय पुलिस इन्स्टिट्यूट का उद्घाटन कहाँ किया- नई दिल्ली
Indian Police Foundation: It will be a think tank for suggesting reforms in the Indian Police. It will bring together the police professionals, academia and other stake holders and provide a platform to research, ideate, discuss and seek the answers.
Indian Police Institute: It will be a research and training institute for police officers in the Indian Police for the pursuit of professional excellence. It has been set up in line with the Prime Minister’s vision of a SMART, people-centric and professionally competent police.
Who is the author of “Dreaming Big: My Journey to Connect India”– Sam Pitroda
“ड्रीमिंग बिग: माइ जर्नी टू कनेक्ट इंडिया”के लेखक कौन है- सॅम पित्रोदा
Auto biography of Sam Pitroda written with the help of David Chanoff named Dreaming Big: My Journey to Connect India was launched.
The book elaborates the journey of Satanarayan Gangaram Pitroda, considered as the ‘father of Indian telecom revolution.
Global Iodine Deficiency Disorders Prevention Day observed on – 21st October
वैश्विक आयोडीन अल्पता विकार निवारण दिवस कब मनाया गया – 21 अक्टूबर
Global Iodine Deficiency Disorders (IDD) Prevention Day was observed around the globe to create awareness of the need to prevent iodine deficiency.
Iodine deficiency can lead to enlargement of the thyroid, hypothyroidism and mental retardation in infants and children whose mothers were iodine deficient during pregnancy.