Wednesday , May 27 2015

Current Affairs 26th May 2015

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Current Affairs 26th May 2015 1] Mandeep Kaur wins two gold medals at World Junior Championship * Punjab pugilist Mandeep Kaur Sandhu has won two gold medals (52 kg category) on Saturday at the Women’s World Junior Boxing Championship in Taipei, thus scripting a classic rags to rich storyline. * ...

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Current Affairs 25th May 2015

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Current Affairs 25th May 2015 1] Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany won Monaco Grand Prix of Formula One * Mercedes racing driver Nico Rosberg of Germany won the Monaco Grand Prix Formula 1 World Championship title by winning the final race held in Monaco. * While Sebastian Vettel of ...

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Current Affairs 24th May 2015

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Current Affairs 24th May 2015 1] Indians posthumously chosen for UN’s prestigious Dag Hammarskjold Medal * Two Indian peacekeepers have been chosen posthumously for United Nation’s Dag Hammarskjold Medal. They are Lance Naik Nand Ram and Raju Joseph. * Both of them are among the 126 police, military and civilian ...

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Current Affairs 23rd May 2015

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Current Affairs 23rd May 2015 1] Parvinder Singh Batth, becomes first Sikh mayor in United Kingdom’s Wokingham Borough Council * Parvinder Singh Batth, an Indian-origin Conservative party councillor was chosen as the mayor of United Kingdom’s Wokingham Borough Council. * With this, he became the first Sikh to hold the ...

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Current Affairs 22nd May 2015

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Current Affairs 22nd May 2015 1] IRCTC Partners With MyDala To Offer Deals To Ticket Buyers * Ticketing arm of Indian Railway IRCTC doesn’t seem to leave any opportunity to capitalise its reach and traction. After partnering with Amazon and Paytm, the government-owned ticketing portal has partnered with mydala to ...

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Current Affairs 21st May 2015

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Current Affairs 21st May 2015 1] Infosys is first Indian company to join RE100 global renewable energy campaign * The Climate Group announced that Infosys, one of India’s largest Information Technology corporations has become the first Indian company to join RE100, a global platform for major companies committed to 100% ...

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Current Affairs 20th May 2015

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Current Affairs 20th May 2015 1] India’s economic growth to surpass China’s in 2015-16: UN report * India’s economic growth is projected to surpass that of China’s, with the GDP expected to zoom by 7.7 per cent in 2016, according to a UN report which said India will help accelerate ...

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Current Affairs 19th May 2015

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Current Affairs 19th May 2015 1] Google help for NGOs working on child safety * Google India has announced support for three non-governmental agencies from India working on child safety. * The three organisations are ChildLine India Foundation, Bachpan Bachao Andolan, and the Chennai-based Tulir – Centre for the Healing ...

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Current Affairs 18th May 2015

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Current Affairs 18th May 2015 1] Maria Sharapova of Russia won the women’s single of Italian Tennis Open for third time * Russian Maria Sharapova on 17 May 2015 won the women’s singles of Italian Open for the third time. She defeated Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro by 4-6 7-5 6-1. ...

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Current Affairs 17th May 2015

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Current Affairs 17th May 2015 1] Vikas Gowda wins bronze medal in Shanghai IAAF Diamond League * India’s ace discus thrower Vikas Gowda won a bronze medal in the second leg of the prestigious International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League series in Shanghai, China. * In his fifth ...

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