Current Affairs 18 OctoberCurrent Affairs
18 October 2016 Current Affairs
Indian boxer Neeraj Goyat retained his Asia WBC welterweight title
October 14 2016 Neeraj Goyat Indian boxer to beat Australia's Ben Kite retained WBC welterweight Asia.
Brazil and India signed four agreements
Brazil and India have signed four agreements. These investments ensure cooperation, cattle, genetics, pharmacology and related cooperation agreements in the areas of agriculture.
About the agreement:
The two countries have agreed to enhance cooperation to strengthen strategic partnership.
Amandeep Singh Gill Ambassador to the UN Conference on Disarmament
Amandeep Singh Gill, 15 October 2016, the UN Conference on Disarmament in Geneva has been appointed ambassador. They will take over soon.
Gill, a 1992 batch Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer.
Amandeep Singh Gill:
• Gill's diplomatic career, Switzerland, Sri Lanka, Iran and the Permanent Mission of India to the UN has been involved in his term.
• During his professional disarmament, South Asia, South East Asia and South West Asia, particularly the issue of regional security and human security are involved.
• UN Security Council in 2007-08, he represented India in the missile panel.
• During the negotiations on the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty was a member of the Indian delegation to the Conference on Disarmament.
• Prior to joining IFS Amandeep Gill telecommunications engineer.
Nobel prizes and the history of India
The award of the Nobel awards in October 2016 were discussed. This month David Tholuj, Duncan and Michael Kostrlitj Heldn been selected for the Nobel Prize for Physics.
Jean-Pierre Chavez, the UK and the Netherlands Bernard J. Fraser Stoddart at Feringa has been selected for this year's chemistry Nobel Prize. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos also selected for the Nobel Peace Prize. British-born economist Oliver Hart and Bengt Homstrom Finland has been selected for the Economics Nobel.
Rabindranath Tagore (1913)
Rabindranath Tagore for his contribution to literature was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. At the time he received the award, which was the first non-European. Composed by him 'Gitanjali', 'nationalism' and 'White' and other books are still extremely popular among the people. They are the only person who only two countries (India and Bangladesh) anthem written for.
CV Raman (1930)
Indian scientist CV Raman unique contribution to the field of physics in 1930 was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics. He was proved by research that light passing through the transparent, change the length of the waves. This research was later known as the Raman effect.
Expressions of love and service to the worldwide dissemination of social assistance for destitute victims and to Mother Teresa in 1979 was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Mother Teresa was born in Albania but in Kolkata has dedicated his life to the poor and the suffering. Missionaries of Charity work her organization is trying to this day.
Amartya Sen (1998)
Kailash Satyarthi (2014)
In favor of children's rights and child labor activist Kailash Satyarthi running worldwide movement against the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded. They save childhood movement "and the" Global March against Child Labour "campaign run by the institutions. Cudwakr children from the institution wages are included in the mainstream of society.
Hargobind Khurana (1968)
Indian origin scientist Hargobind Khurana in 1968 was awarded the Nobel Prize in medicine. In research, it was reported that they were taking anti-biotics effect on how the body. Born in Punjab in India Khurana While US citizenship after receiving instruction from the MIT Institute received.
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1983)
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1983. Chandrasekhar completely based on mathematical calculations and equations' Chandrasekhar limit, and analyzing the astro scientists found that the mass of the white dwarf star is confined to the limits set by Chandrasekhar.
Venkat Ramakrishnan (2009)
Indian-born Ramakrishnan Madurai Venkat structure and function of ribosomes in 2009 for research in the area received the Nobel Prize in chemistry. He teaches at the University of Cambridge and scientists to guide.
VS Naipaul (2001)
Surjprasad Vidya Naipaul in 2001, was awarded the Nobel Prize in literature. His famous novels "House of Mr Biswas', a Free State, A Bend in the River, among others. Trinidad and Tobago-born Naipaul ancestors hailed from Gorakhpur in India.