Current Affairs, News & Facts of 10 Mar 2014

    Comments (0)
  • Mizoram clinches their maiden Santosh Trophy having blanked Railways by 3-0 in the final of the 68th senior National Football Championship aka "Santosh Trophy". 
  •  
  • Six people has been awarded with Stree Shakti Puraskar 2013 by President on International Women's Day.   
    • Manasi Pradhan (Odisha) : Rani Lakshmibai Award for her work in the field of women’s empowerment.
    • Dr M Venkaiah (Andhra Pradesh) : Rani Rudramma Devi Award for his contribution in the field of women’s health.
    • Bina Sheth Lashkari (Maharashtra) : Mata Jijabai Award for her achievement in the field of education and training.
    • T Radha K Prashanti (Andhra Pradesh) : Kannagi Award for her achievement in the field of providing support to orphans, visually impaired, handicapped and destitute women.
    • Dr Vartika Nanda (Delhi) : Rani Gaidinliu Zeliang Award for her creating awareness on women’s issues through media.
    • Dr Seema Sakhare (Maharashtra) : Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Award for her contribution in the field of women’s rights, gender issues, legal counselling and institutional support to women and girls.
  •  
  • Indian Author Pankaj Misra has been honoured with $1,50,000 Yale University prize for his literary contribution under nonfiction category.   
    • 7 more writers receives the award across 3 categories of fiction, non- fiction and drama.
    • The award namely Windham Campbell Literature prize gives $1,50,000 to each winner.
  •  
  • Sri Lanka wins its 5th Asia Cup trophy with a comprehensive 5-wicket victory over defending champions Pakistan at Mirpur, Bangladesh.   
    • Sri Lanka is now tied with India as the most successful team in Asia Cup with 5 titles each.
    • Sri Lanka had also won the Asia Cup in 1986, 1997, 2004 and 2008.
  •  
  • Jagat Singh Mehta, India's former foreign secretary (1976-79) breathes his last at 90.  
    • He was honoured with Padma Bhushan in 2002.
  •  
  • All England Open Badminton Championships 2014: The Results - read more cat
  •  



2nd Aug

Exam Date : 02-08-2016

Exam Time : 07:15:00

Ques/Time : 6/5 min


Sports

Exam Date : 01-08-2016

Exam Time : 06:00:00

Ques/Time : 8/5 min


Todays test

Exam Date : 22-07-2016

Exam Time : 05:10:00

Ques/Time : 3/5 min


Comments