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DAILY FREE CURRENT AFFAIRS 12 OCT 2015 ( DAILY NEWS IN INDIA )

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 12 OCT 2015
(Daily News India)
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1. ‘PUNJAB NATIONAL BANK’ GRABBED BEIGHTON CUP OF HOCKEY
i. Punjab National Bank grabbed the Beighton Cup hockey tournament at the Sports Authority of India  ground in Kolkata.
ii. PNB  has defeated Indian Oil Corporation by 5-3 in final.
iii. Beighton Cup is  one of the oldest field hockey tournaments, which  was started in 1895,in the Remembrance of   T.D. Beighton, Legal of the Government of Bengal.

2. ‘K P SHARMA OLI’ ELECTED AS THE NEW PRIME MINISTER OF NEPAL
i. Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli of Communist Party of Nepal CPN-UML was elected as new Prime Minister of Nepal.
ii. He became first Prime Minister of Nepal under the newly adopted secular, republic and federal Constitution of Nepal.

3.’ NOVAK DJOKOVIC’ WON 2015 CHINA OPEN MEN’S SINGLES TITLE
i. Novak Djokovic won the China Open Men’s Singles title h held at the National Tennis Centre in Beijing.
ii. Novak Djokovic defeating Rafael Nadal of Spain to won the title
iii. He is the only player to have won the title six times.

4. ‘AJAY JAYARAM’ GRABBED 2015 DUTCH OPEN MEN’S SINGLES TITLE
i. Ajay Jayaram of India grabbed  the 2015 Dutch Open Men’s Singles badminton title held at Almere in Netheralnds.
ii. Ajay Jayaram defeated Estonia’s Raul Must by 21-12 21-18.
iii.Ajay Jayaram won his maiden title in 2014, it was the fourth overall title for India.
iv.Earlier the other two titles were won by Prakash Padukone and Chetan Anand in 1982 and 2009 respectively.

5. ‘TAPAN RAY’ APPOINTED TO BOARD OF SEBI
i.Tapan Ray Secretary of Corporate Affairs was  appointed to the Board of  Securities and Exchange Board of India.
ii.Tapan  Ray has  succeeded Anjuly Chib Duggal on the SEBI board.
SEBI was formed in 1988,

Chairman of SEBI: Upendra Kumar Sinha,

DAILY FREE CURRENT AFFAIRS 11 OCT 2015 ( DAILY NEWS INDIA )

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS: 11 OCT 2015
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1. ‘MISSION ABAAS’ LAUNCHED BY ODISHA GOVERNMENT
i. Odisha Government launched Mission Abaas, state’s urban housing mission, to provide affordable houses to Economically Weaker Sections, Low Income Groups and slum dwellers.
ii. The main objective of scheme is  protection and welfare of slum dwellers by providing affordable housing  with basic amenities of life such as regular water supply, electricity,roads, and drainage facilties.
CM OF ODISHA: Naveen Patnaik

2. ‘INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL CHILD’ OBSERVED ON 11 OCT
i. International Day of the Girl Child was observed across the world on 11 October.
ii. The Theme of the day was :The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030.
iii. The objective of the day is to raise awareness about importance of girl child and steps to promote gender equality.

3.  ‘LEWIS HAMILTON’ WON 2015 FORMULA-1 RUSSIAN GRAND PRIX TITLE
i. Lewis Hamilton of Britain and Mercedes racing driver  won the 2015 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix title held at Sochi Autodrom in Sochi, Russia.
ii. Hamilton  has won the ninth title in the 2015 season.
iii. He had already won titles in Australia, China, Bahrain, Canada, the UK, Belgium, Italy and Japan prior to the present victory.

4. ‘INDIA WON MEN’S HOCKEY TEST SERIES’ AFTER DEFEATING NEW ZEALAND
i. India won the Men's Hockey Test series after defeating New Zealand in, India BY 2-1.
CAPTAIN OF INDIA MEN HOCKEY TEAM: Sardar Singh
CAPTAIN OF INDIA WOMEN HOCKEY TEAM: Ritu Rani

5. ‘NOVEMBER 26’ TO BE OBSERVED AS ‘CONSTITUTION DAY’
i. India will observe 26 November as Constitution Day.
ii. The day is observed to spread awareness of Indian Constitution and its architecture.
iii. Importance of the day is that on 26 November 1949, Indian constitution was adopted by the 389 member Constituent Assembly and it came into force on 26 January, 1950.


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