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Current Affairs January 26 & 27, 2010

Abbreviations:WADR : Weighted Average Discount RateWCTL : Working Capital Term LoanWEO : World Economic OutlookWGRFIS : Working Group on Future Role of Financial InstitutionsXBRL : Extensible Business Reporting LanguageXML : Extensible Markup LanguageYTM : Yield to Maturity National Updates:Padma Awards 2010Padma Awards, the country’s highest civilian awards, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, ..

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Current Affairs : 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: ..

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Current Affairs Current Affairs : Awards November12-17, 2009

November 12, 2009: K R Narayanan award : N Ram of HinduN Ram, Editor-in-Chief, The HINDU newspaper will get this year’s K R Narayanan award. November 12, 2009: Pravasi Ratna Award: M A Yousaf AliPravasi ratna award will go to M A Yousaf Ali. He is a prominent NRI businessman.Both the K R Narayanan award ..

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Current Affairs Awards October 25-31

October 25, 2009: CDAC-ACCS Foundation AwardsCDAC-ACCS Foundation Award were instituted by the Advance Computing and Communications Society. The 2009 winner of this award are Dr Raj Jain of Washington University and Dr Anurag Kumar of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore . The awards will be presented to them on December 14, 2009.Dr Jain bagged award ..

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Current Affairs Business & Economy : November 12-20 , 2009

November 12, 2009: Forbes Power listPrime Minister Manmohan Singh and only three Indian businessmen feature in Forbes magazine’s first-ever World’s Most Powerful People list. Read about this list here: November 13, 2009: 50 new public sector undertakings (PSUs) to be put on the capital marketsGovernment of India has identified 50 new public sector undertakings (PSUs) ..

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