Bengali people: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Shakib Al Hassan become 1st cricketer from Bangladesh to be inducted in MCC World Cricket Committee
Published: October 13, 2017
All-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has become the first cricketer from Bangladesh to be inducted in the MCC World Cricket Committee under the chairmanship of Mike Gatting. He is regarded as one of Bangladesh’s finest players since they were awarded the Test status in 2000, with the all-rounder having played 51 Test matches and 177 One-day ..
Topics: All-rounder • Bangladesh national cricket team • Bangladeshi cricket team in Zimbabwe • Bengali people • Cricket • Cricket in Bangladesh • Cricketers • Mike Gatting • Shakib Al Hasan • Wisden Cricketers of the Year
Sushmita Dev appointed as new President of All India Mahila Congress
Published: September 11, 2017
Sushmita Dev has been appointed as the new President of All India Mahila Congress. She succeeded Shobha Oza. According to a release issued by All India Congress Committee (AICC), Congress President Sonia has approved the name of Sushmita Dev who is member of Lok Sabha from Silchar in Assam.
Topics: All India Congress Committee • All India Mahila Congress • Assam • Bengali Hindus • Bengali people • Chitra Sarwara • Indian National Congress • Kabindra Purkayastha • Lok Sabha • Parliament of India • Silchar • Sushmita Dev
Altamas Kabir becomes 39th Chief Justice of India
Published: October 1, 2012
Justice Altamas Kabir was sworn-in as the new chief justice of India by President Pranab Mukherjee. He took the position of Justice Sarosh Homi Kapadia, who retired after serving the Supreme Court.
Topics: Altamas Kabir • Bengali people • Chief Justice of India • Fakkir Mohamed Ibrahim Kalifulla • Government of India • Judiciary of India • Kapadia • Law in India • Mukherjee • Pranab Mukherjee • Sanjay Kishan Kaul • Supreme Court of India
Kaushik Basu concludes as the CEA
Published: August 3, 2012
The working period of Kaushik Basu as India’s Chief Economic Advisor concluded on 31 July 2012. He served to the office for two and a half years at the North-Block, New Delhi. He was conferred on with the Padma Bhushan in 2008.
Omita Paul: Appointed secretary to the President
Published: July 25, 2012
Omita Paul, a long time aide of Pranab Mukherjee appointed secretary to the President. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet approved the appointment of 63-year-old Paul on a contract basis in the rank and pay of secretary. Her tenure would be on co-terminus basis with the tenure of the President from the date of joining or ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2012