GK Updates Current Affairs – [8 November 2016]

Guinness world record sets by NASA’s MMS mission .

Guinness world record for Global Positioning System (GPS) signal set by NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) mission.Four MMS satellites has been sent by NASA operating in a highly elliptical orbit around Earth.

It set the record at 70,006.4 kilometres above the surface of the Earth.

Google Capital changes its name to ‘CapitalG’

The Google capital which is the search giant’s venture arm which invests in growth stage companies changed its name to ‘CapitalG’.  The new domain  CapitalG.com has modified from the old domain

Current Affairs 8th November 2016

Current Affairs 8th November 2016

CapitalG’s new site confirms that they will be investing in snapchat.

IEF-IGU Ministerial Gas Forum is to be hosted in New Delhi, India.

5th IEF-IGU Ministerial Gas Forum is to be held in New Delhi on  6 December 2016. GAIL (India) Limited and the Natural Gas Society of India are the main supporters of this event.

Indian woman Upma Virdi named Businesswoman of the Year in Australia

Upma Virdi, a 26 year old who  is the owner of the workshops ‘The Art of Chai’ in Melbourne has been named as the business woman of the year in Australia.

She is the grand-daughter of an Ayurvedic doctor who used to make Ayurvedic chai blends. She started the ‘Chai Walli’ in 2014.

The book-‘An Era of Darkness: British Empire in India’ by Tharoor has released by Vice President.

The vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari released book ‘An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India’  written by  Dr. Shashi Tharoor.

The Vice President States that the author points the right points on the british rule in India.

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