Current Affairs 2009: GK, Current Affairs, Questions, Trivia and News

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Quick Current Affairs 1Ashok Chavan is the new Chief Minister of Maharastra. Najam Sethi has been awarded the 2009 Golden Pen of Freedom. He is editor-in-chief of Daily Times , Friday Times and Urdu Aajkal. Chritiano Ronaldo is the winner of European Footballer of the Year. Anil Ambani has been voted as the happiest and ..

News Today : Awards : December 6-15, 2009

December 6, 2009: Grawemeyer Award : Eboo PatelIndia-born Eboo Patel who is a member of President Barack Obama’s faith advisory council, has become the first Muslim to win the prestigious Grawemeyer Award in Religion from the Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary and the University of Louisville. December 6, 2009: World Hockey Players of the Year 2009: ..

News Today Business & Economy December 1, 2009

December 1, 2009: Kaiga IncidentA few days back Tritium had been found in the urine samples of staffers who drank contaminated water from a cooler at the Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant. There is an inquiry going on , whose report is awaited. December 1, 2009: FDI in India since 2004April 2004 to September 2009 India ..

News Today : Awards November 18-24, 2009

November 18, 2009: India Power Award 2009The following companies have received India Power award 2009. BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited(APGENCO) Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd Power Grid Corporation of India Limited UTTAR GUJARAT VIJ COMPANY LTD November 18, 2009: Dayawati modi award for art, culture and education : Mr ..

News Today : Business and Economy November 19-24, 2009

November 19, 2009 : Some latest data on Agricultural Credit The target agricultural credit to be disbursed among the farmers across the country during the current fiscal year 2009-10 was approximately Rs. 3.25 Lakh Crore. Out of this amount Rs 1.38 lakh crore have been disbursed up to September which is about 42.41% of the ..

News Today Business & Economy : November 24-30, 2009

November 24, 2009: MOU between Indian Oil & Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd. for Nuclear Power PlantIndian Oil Corporation and Nuclear Power Corp of India Ltd. have recently signed an MOU for setting up at least one 1,000 MW nuclear power plant. NPCIL will be the operator and take at least 51 per cent ..

News Today : Awards : November 30-December5, 2009

November 30, 2009: First RTI Awards:Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Dec1, 2009 has inauguarted the first national Right to Information (RTI) awards.Some facts: The first RTI awards were constituted by the Public Cause Research Foundation (PCRF) along with NDTV. The Best Citizen award went to Akhil Gogoi of Assam Best Public Information Officer (PIO) award was ..

Business & Economy Current Affairs , November 11-18, 2009

November 13, 2009: Accreditation & IITsChairman of the IIT council & Minister of HRD Kapil Sibal, says that government would set up an accreditation agency by introducing a bill in the Parliament soon. At present, the National Board of Accreditation, an organisation under the All India Council of Technical Education — the apex body to ..