Page-6 of Current Affairs - January, 2012
Pravasi Bhartiya Samman 2012 was conferred to 14 eminent personalities and Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce, for their excellent work in various fields overseas. Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, Ms Kamla Prasad Bissessar, the chief guest of this year’s Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, also received the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman for public service. Pravasi Bharatiya Samman is ..
Topics: Awards • Indian culture • Indian diaspora • Indian people • Kamla • Non-resident Indian and person of Indian origin • Pravasi Bharatiya Divas • Pravasi Bharatiya Samman • Sachchidanand Sahai • Samman
10th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD) Concludes Pravasi Bhartiya Samman 2012 20 Indians held hostages by Somali Pirates rescued by NATO EC reschedules the Poll Dates in Uttar Pradesh Madhya Pradesh to launch Panch Parmeshwar scheme Iran producing Enriched Uranium at Fordo: IAEA NCPCR proposes Shiksha Samvad for states Magh Mela starts at Allahabad 10th Pravasi ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi is the head of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces that has ruled Egypt since a popular uprising forced President Hosni Mubarak to resign on Feb. 11. On February 11, 2011 when President Hosni Mubarak resigned, after 18 days of protests from the Egyptian people, he transferred authority to ..
Topics: Egypt • Egyptian coup d'état • Egyptian Crisis • Egyptian revolution • Farouk Sultan • Government of Egypt • Hosni Mubarak • Mohamed Hussein Tantawi • Politics of Egypt • Supreme Council of the Armed Forces • Tahrir Square • Tantawi
Some important data from a report by the United Nations Programme on AIDS (UNAIDS). (Source: Reuters) An estimated 34 million people worldwide had the human immunodeficiency virus HIV.L that causes AIDS in 2010, according to the UNAIDS data, up 17 percent on 2001, when 28.6 million were living with HIV. There were 2.7 million new ..
Russia’s radar station in the Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad will monitor missile launches from the North Atlantic, as well as the future European missile defence system. Thus Russia will be able to control the entire European continent and the Atlantic, including the European missile defence system. Russia’s air defence system will have the capability to ..
Topics: Current Affairs – November, 2015 • Firearms • Missile • Missile defense • Missile Defense Agency • Missile defense systems by country • Missiles • Nuclear warfare • Rocketry • Space warfare • United States national missile defense • Weapons