DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 15 JULY 2015
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1. INDIA SIGNED MOU WITH GEOGIA:
i. India and Georgia have signed MoU for co-operation in the field of election Management.
ii. The MoU signed by Chief Election Commissioner of India Nasim Zaidi and Chairperson of Central Election Commission of Geogia Tamar Zhavania.
2. ASIA 21 YOUNG LEADERS CLASS OF 2015:
i. Asia 21 young leaders class of 2015 released in New York, USA.
ii. Four Indians were figured in the list.
a. Mishi Choudhary- Executive director of SFLC
b. Manish Dahiya – Executive Director and Global Head of Energy Complex at Noble Group Limited
c. Sanjay Vijayakumar – CEO of MobME wireless solutions
d. Aarti Wig – Co-founder of Indian Arm of Yunus Social Business (YSB)
3. MANMOHAN RAI BECOMES VICE CHIEF OF INDIAN ARMY:
i. Lt General ManMohan Singh Rai appointed as Vice-Chief of Indian Army.
ii. Lt General Manmohan Singh will succeed Lt General Philip Campose.
4. OTP BASED APPLICATION TO E-FILE IMCOME TAX LAUNCHED:
i. Income Tax Department has launched OTP based e-filling verification system for tax payers.
ii. This facility will end the practice of sending paper acknowledgement, called ITRV.
OTP- One Time Password.
5. INTER STATE SENIOR ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP 2015:
i. 55th National Inter State Senior Athletics Championship concluded I Tamil Nadu.
ii. Games were organized by the Tamil Nadu Athletics Association.
iii. Kerala topped the table with 177.5 points followed by Haryana.
6. TWO IPL FRANCHISE SUSPENDED FOR 2 YEARS:
i. Two IPL franchise are suspended for 2 years by Justice Lodha Panel.
ii. The two IPL franchise suspended for two years are Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.
iii. Justice RM Lodha headed the panel on IPL Betting scandal 2013.