Asian newspapers: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Mare Pyare Prime Minister: India’s lone entry at Rome Film Festival 2018

India was partner country at Videocitta 2018 in the Rome Film Festival 2018, which was held from 18th to 28th October. The Indian delegation at the Film Festival was lead by Ashok Kumar Parmar, Joint Secretary of Ministry of I&B. The agenda of the Indian delegation was to showcase Indian films’ heritage, ease of film ..

“Hello Farmaish” shortlisted for The Hindu Playwright Award 2018

The play script “Hello Farmaish”, which is being shortlisted for The Hindu Playwright Award 2018, is written by Sneh Sapru. The play script is a satire that describes as a drama with bold streaks of magic realism. The winner of The Hindu Playwright Award will be announced on August 9, 2018 on the eve of ..

Veteran journalist Neelabh Mishra passes away

Neelabh Mishra (57), the Veteran journalist and editor-in-chief of Delhi-based National Herald, has passed away in Chennai Hospital. In 2016, he steered the re-launch of National Herald, the newspaper founded by India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru in 1938, as a digital news website. In 2017, Mishra relaunched the National Herald as Sunday newspaper, and ..

NK Trikha, veteran journalist passes away

NK Trikha (82), the veteran journalist, has passed away at AIIMS in New Delhi on Janauary 15, 2018. Trikha had worked at the Times of India Group’s Hindi newspaper ‘Navbharat Times’ for a long time and was also the editor of its Lucknow edition. He also served as a member of the Press Council of ..

Current Affairs : Appointments Current Affairs : 26.6.09

May 29, 2009: Stalin appointed as deputy CM of Tamil NaduMay 29, 2009 : Omita Paul appointed adviser to Finance Minister Pranab MukherjeeJune 3, 2009 : Justice G P Mathur appointed acting NHRC chairpersonJune 4, 2009 : Krishnakumar appointed CEO of Hindustan Coca-cola BeaveragesJune 4, 2009 : Kuldeep Chaturvedi appointed in-charge South Central Railway GMJune ..