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Current Affairs Questions Answers for March 2013-One liners

Apr 1, 2013 11:06 IST

The one liner for the month of March 2013 gives you a brief insight of the Current events that took place round the world. It helps the student understand what news to be remembered. It is a very good exercise for students sitting for various competitive examinations, as it helps in brushing up of one’s knowledge on current affairs. Students are advised to visit this section to keep abreast with the world happenings.

• The Surface Drive Based Interceptor of Indian Coast Guard Commissioned by the Chief Secretary to Government of Maharashtra- Interceptor Boat C-154

• The CMD, of NLC (Neyveli Lignite Corporation) who was conferred with the CEO with HR Orientation Award at the World HRD Congress 2013 in Mumbai-B Surender Mohan

• The book released by the Vice President of India, M. Hamid Ansari which is written by K. Natwar Singh, the former Union Minister for External Affairs-Walking with Lions: Tales from a Diplomatic Past

• The Congress MP from Banaskantha who passed away on 1 March 2013 in Ahmadabad because of multiple organ failure-Mukesh Gadhvi

• The place where the second meeting of India-Afghanistan-US trilateral dialogue was held–New Delhi

• Famous Italian musician and composer who had written the scores for about 300 films died at the age of 95- Armando Trovajoli

• The former news editor of The Indian Express who died on 3 March 2013 in New Delhi following a cardiac arrest-SK Varma

• The person who was appointed as the new High Commissioner to Maldives replacing D M Mulay-Rajeev Shahare

• The Business tycoon who retained his title as the richest person of India for the sixth consecutive year with the net worth of 21.5 billion US Dollars-Mukesh Ambani

• The author who was selected for the Bihari Puraskar for 2012 for Hindi novel Dhooni Tape Teer-Hariram Meena

• The Venezuelan President who  died due to cancer on 5 March 2013 at Caracas-Hugo Chavez

• The Person who conferred with the Liberation War Honour Award by the President of Bangladesh, Zillur Rahman-Pranab Mukherjee

• The Person who was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Meghalaya for the second term by taking oath as 26th CM of the state-Mukul Manda Sangma

• The Pollitical leader of Naga People’s Front (NPF) was sworn in as Chief Minister of Nagaland for the third straight term on 5 March 2013-Neiphiu Rio

• The chairman of local organising committee of the 2015 World Cup who died at the age of 68-James Strong

• The Person who took over as the Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) in National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)-MRP Rao

• The people who was selected by the Parliamentary Award Committee for Outstanding Parliamentarian Award for 2010, 2011 and 2012 respectively- Arun Jaitley, Karan Singh and Sharad Yadav

• The city which won the award for most liveable Indian city by IPSOS Best City Survey and Awards 2013 event in New Delhi -Nagpur

• Venezuelan Vice- President  who was sworn in as Venezuela’s acting president- Nicolas Maduro

• 86 years old Former West Bengal Governor and industrialist who died in Jordan after a heart attack-Viren J Shah

• Former CBI Director,  who was appointed as Governor of Nagaland- Ashwani Kumar

• The Managing Director of Geojit BNP Paribas Financial Services Ltd, who was elected as the chairman, CII Kerala State Council for 2013-14- C J George

• The India Tourism Film, which claimed First Prize at 11th Golden City Gate Awards- Find What You Seek

• 76 years old legendary painter who died after a heart attack at a city hospital in Kolkata- Ganesh Pyne

• The new leader of the Communist Party of China (CPC), who  was appointed as the President of China- Xi Jinping

• The Chief Justice who was sworn-in as the new Prime Minister of Nepal by taking over the office from Baburam Bhattarai- Khil Raj Regmi

• The winner of the 2012 Man Asian Literary Prize for his novel The Garden of Evening Mists- Tan Twan Eng

• The person who was  elected as the Chairman of CII Karnataka - Soumitra Bhattacharya

• The date on which World Consumer Rights Day was observed for creating awareness in terms of consumer protection measures as well as consumer rights – 15 March 2013

 

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