Gupta Current Affairs, GK & News
The first-of-its-kind Global Conference for Media Freedom was co-hosted by the UK and Canada in London. The conference was aimed to strengthen media freedom around the world. It was attended by Prasar Bharati Chairman A Surya Prakash, Member of Parliament Swapan Das Gupta and Kanchan Gupta, Member of Press Council.
Dr. Dinesh Gupta, an officer of the 1983 UPSC batch, has been appointed as the new Director General (DG) of the Geological Survey of India (GSI). He took over from N Kutumba Rao to become the 47th DG of the GSI. Gupta is an expert in mineral exploration and responsibility has been given to him ..
Indian-origin steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta has been appointed by Britain’s Prince Charles as an official ambassador for the Industrial Cadets programme designed to nurture manufacturing skills. Gupta was appointed to the flagship programme to give children and young people the direct structured experience of the industry at school or college level.
Rajat Gupta’s net worth at $84 million, a trust at $38 million and $11 million in cash, is under the lens of the jurisdiction. Gupta, currently, is on trial for benefitting from inside tips he provided to Raj Rajaratnam, the co-founder of the Galleon. Gupta, a former director of Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble, ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012
Topics: Economy • Finance • Goldman Sachs • Gupta • Indian School of Business • McKinsey & Company • Money • New Silk Route • Raj Rajaratnam • Raj Rajaratnam/Galleon Group, Anil Kumar, and Rajat Gupta insider trading cases • Rajat Gupta • Rockefeller Foundation
Events / Happenings & Observances:World Laughter DayWorld Laughter Day is celebrated on the first Sunday in May all over the world since 1998 when the first celebration was held on January 11, 1998, in Mumbai. The event was launched by Dr. Madan Kataria, founder of the worldwide Laughter Yoga movement. Laughter Yoga movement has over ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2010
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Balakrishna • Current Affairs 2010 • Gupta • K. G. Balakrishnan • Laughter yoga • Left-wing politics • Naga nationalism • National Human Rights Commission of India • National Socialist Council of Nagaland • Political ideologies • Political spectrum • Somdal