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Awards & Honors:Wisden Cricketer of the Year – Virender SehwagVirender Sehwag has been named ‘Wisden Cricketer of the Year’ for the second successive time for scoring ”more quickly than any specialist batsman in Tests or one-day internationals.” Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack is also known as “the Bible of Cricket”. It is a cricket reference book published ..
Appointments / Elections:CITU Chief : AK PadmanabhanMr A K Padmanabhan was elected as the President at the CITU’s 13th National Conference being held in Chandigarh. He is the first person from Tamil Nadu to get elected to the highest post. Mr Padmanabhan had been CITU’s All India Secretary from 1990.About CITU:Centre of Indian Trade Unions ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna • All India Institutes of Medical Sciences • Andhra Pradesh • Arunachal Pradesh • Bhubaneswar • Current Affairs 2010 • India • Mahasweta Devi • Odisha • States and union territories of India
Appointments:Carl-Peter Forster is Tata Motors group CEOCarl-Peter Forster has been appointed new group CEO of Tata Motors. Earlier he was President of GM Europe, Chairman of the Opel Supervisory Board and Chairman of Saab. Forster will have the overall responsibility of Tata Motors’ operations globally, including the British marquees Jaguar and Land Rover (JLR) Events, ..
Awards & Honors:Lokmat-Darda awardsThe Lokmat Newspaper Group awards were given to Sahara Group Chief Editor and Chief Executive Sanjiv Srivastava(for 2004-05), ETV Rajashan News Coordinator Anil Lodha(for 2005-06), Manohar Prabhakar(2007-08) and freedom fighter and veteran Journalist Rajendra Kumar “Ajaye” (for 2008-09). National Updates:Rural Business HubsRural Business Hubs is an initiative by the Ministry of Panchayati ..
Topics: Andhra Pradesh • Countries • Current Affairs 2010 • India • Indian caste system • International Organizations • Jatra • Jyoti Basu • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation • Other Backward Class • Reservation in India • South Asia
Appointed : Narasimhan sworn in as AP GovernorMr E S L Narasimhan is the new Governor of Andhra Pradesh and administered the oath of oath of office and secrecy by Andhra Pradesh Chief Justice Anil Ramesh Dave. He is Chhattisgarh Governor and will hold additional charge as Andhra Pradesh. This has followed the resignation of ..
Topics: Andhra Pradesh • Culture of Delhi • Current Affairs 2010 • E. S. L. Narasimhan • Government of India • Indian Ocean • Karnataka Legislative Assembly • Member of the Legislative Assembly • Shibu Soren • State governments of India • States and union territories of India • Susmit Sen