current affairs 2 May 2015

Surender Singh has been appointed as Director General of CISF.

Author of the Book titled "China – Confucius in the Shadows" - Poonam Surie

World’s largest solar photovoltaic plant of 750 MW to be built in Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh

current affairs 1 May 2015

Barjorji Pardiwala the former Gujarat assembly speaker passed away.

National Labour Day, International Workers Day and Maharashtra day is celebrated on 1st May.

Prannoy Roy has been honoured with the RedInk Lifetime Achievement Award 2015.

Kapil Dev Tripathi Takes Over As Oil Secretary 

Nadia in West Bengal has became the first open defecation-free (ODF) district of India.

current affairs 30 April 2015

Georgia won Women’s World Team Chess Championship

Novelist Siddhartha Gigoo has won 2015 Commonwealth Short Story Prize for Asia region.

Mukesh Khanna is appointed as Chairperson of Children's Film Society of India.

India and Japan has signed Action Agenda for Investment and Trade Promotion.

Points in the action agenda are :

  • Selected townships in country will be developed as Japanese industrial townships.
  • Encouragement of investment and infrastructure development.
  • Additional development and cooperation in IT.
  • Strengthening cooperation in strategic sectors.
  • Asia-Pacific economic integration.

161st Member of WTO is - Seychelles

International Day of Yoga launched its Logo

About International Day of Yoga logo

  • It indicates peace and harmony for the humanity.
  • The folding of hands in the logo indicates the union of individual consciousness with universal consciousness.
  • It also indicates a perfect consonance between body and mind, nature and man and the holistic approach to health and well-being.
  • The green leaves represents the nature, blue represents the fire element and the brown leaves represents the earth element.
  • The sun in the logo represents the source of energy and inspiration.

current affairs 29 April 2015

Railways has won 5th Senior Men’s National Hockey championship.

World Dance Day is observed on 29th April.

Omar Hassan al-Bashir became President of Sudan

Nursultan A. Nazarbayev became the President of Kazakhstan

Lin Dan won Badminton Asia Championship 2015

  • Lin Dan of China won Badminton Asia Championship after defeating Tian Houwei

Raja Rajeswari became 1st Indian woman Judge

  • She is Indian born lady born in Chhenai became the first women Judge in NEW YORK CITY