Current Affairs 12 November 2015 – Daily G.K. updates

Current Affairs 12 November 2015 - Daily G.K. updates

Ministry of Railways issued Letter of Award to GE Global Sourcing India Pvt Limited

Ministry of Railways on 9 November 2015 issued a Letter of Award (LoA) to USA-based GE Global Sourcing India Pvt Limited for setting up of Diesel Locomotive Factory (DLF) at Marhowra, Saran district, Bihar and for procurement and maintenance of mainline Diesel Electric Locomotives.

Odisha’s Barabati stadium excluded from BCCI’s new Test venues

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on 9 November 2015 excluded Barabati stadium in Cuttack, Odisha from the list of newly declared Test venues.

India re-elected to UN Commission on International Trade Law

India on 9 November 2015 was re-elected by the General Assembly to a six year term on the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).

World Science Day observed on 10th November

World Science Day for Peace and Development observed on 10th November 2015 under the theme ‘Science for a Sustainable Future’.

 

India re-elected to UN Commission on International Trade Law

India re-elected to UN Commission on International Trade Law as announced on 09th November 2015. Moreover, 22 countries including USA and Pakistan also re-elected.

 

Justice Ajit Prakash Shah appointed as Ethics Officer (Ombudsman) at BCCI

Justice Ajit Prakash Shah, former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court appointed as Ethics Officer (Ombudsman) at Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on 09th November 2015.

 

Army Cloud, Data Centre and Digi-Locker schemes launched by Union Defence Ministry

Army Cloud, Data Centre and Digi-Locker schemes launched by Union Defence Ministry on 09th November named as ‘Digital Army Programme’.

 

e-Pathshala, Saransh, Shaala Siddhi Portals launched by Govt. of India

e-Pathshala, Saransh, Shaala Siddhi Portals launched by Govt. of India on 07th November 2015 by Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani.

 

India signed an agreement with Asian Development Bank

India signed an agreement with Asian Development Bank worth $273 million on 09th November 2015 with the aim to development of States of Assam, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal.

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