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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS-17 JANUARY 2015
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1) HARYANA GOVERNMENT APPOINTED RAMDEV ITS BRAND AMBASSADOR
Ø Haryana Government has announced Yoga Guru Ramdev as its Brand Ambassador
Ø It aims to promote Yoga and Ayurveda in the state
Ø State government also plan to open ‘Vyayamshalas’ and ‘Yogshalas’ in 6500 villages and cities of Haryana
1. Who has been appointed as Brand Ambassador of Haryana Government
b. Amir Khan
c. Amitabh Bachchan
d. Madhuri Dixit
2) J & K WON NATIONAL E-GOVENANCE AWARD
Ø J&K has won National e-Governance award 2014-15 for its e-Panchayat project
Ø This award was instituted in 1997 by Department of Administrative Reforms
Ø J &K state has bagged this award for first time
3) GOVERNMENT OF INDIA LAUNCHED VENTURE CAPITAL FUND FOR SCHEDULED CASTE SCHEME
Ø Central Government has launched Venture capital fund for Scheduled Caste Scheme to encourage entrepreneurship amongst SCs.
Ø It is launched by Union Social Justice Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot
Ø Initial capital for this scheme is 200 crore
Ø Industrial finance corporation of India will be the sponsor of this scheme
Ø Settler and Asset Management Company will operate the scheme
1. Which of the following section of society is targeted by venture Capital fund
4) TRIBAL FOOD FESTIVAL INAUGRATED IN NEW DELHI
Ø Union Tribal Affairs Minister JualOram inaugurated Tribal Food Festival, 2015 in New Delhi
Ø Main objective is to introduce and create awareness on the varieties of Tribal Foods
Ø It is organized by Tribal Co-operative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) on behalf of the Ministry of Tribal Affairs
1. Where is Tribal Food Festival 2015 be held:
a. New Delhi
5) SANIA MIRZA, BETHANIE SANDS WON SYDNEY DOBLE TITLE
Ø India’s SaniaMirza and American BethanieMattek Sands has won double title at the Sydney international tennis tournament, 2015
Ø They defeated American Abigail Spears and Raquel Kops-Jones in the final
Ø Sydney International Tennis Tournament was started in 1885 and is one of the oldest tennis tournament in the world
1. Which among the following tournament has been clinched by SaniaMirza and BethanieMattek Sands:
a. ATP Abu Dhabi
b. Sydney International Tennis Tournament
c. US Open
d. China Open
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