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October 2011 Current Affairs

Muammar Gaddafi, Libya’s Autocratic Ruler for 42 years killed in Sirte

Oct 21, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. Muammar Gaddafi, who ruled Libya for over 40 years, was killed on 20 October 2011 while trying to flee from his hometown, Sirte.

Food Inflation stood at Double Digit - 10.6% in the Week ended 9 October 2011

Oct 21, 2011
Economy Current Affairs 2011. Food inflation stood at 10.6% in the week ended 8 October 2011

World Bank Report ranked India 132 on Business-friendly Reforms

Oct 21, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. A report by IFC & World Bank titled- Doing Business 2012: Doing Business in a More Transparent World released on 20 October 2011

Agriculture Ministry proposed a Hike of Rs 115 per quintal in MSP of Wheat

Oct 21, 2011
Economy Current Affairs 2011. Agriculture Ministry proposed a hike of Rs 115 per quintal in MSP of wheat to Rs 1285 per quintal

Rural Development Ministry cleared Proposal to construct Playground in Villages under IAP Districts

Oct 21, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Union Ministry of Rural Development cleared the proposal to construct playground in villages under the 60 Integrated Action Plan districts

Pioneer of Nephrology in India, Dr M K Mani declared the Winner of 40th Dhanvantari Award

Oct 21, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Dr M K Mani, pioneer of nephrology in India was on 20 October 2011 declared the winner of the 40th Dhanvantari Award

Infrastructure Firm IVRCL Limited won Orders worth Rs 5.52 billion

Oct 21, 2011
Corporate/Business Current Affairs 2011. Infrastructure firm IVRCL Limited's buildings, transportation and water divisions bagged orders worth Rs 5.52 billion

The 125th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union took place in Bern, Switzerland

Oct 21, 2011
 International Current Affairs 2011. The 125th Assembly of the Inter-parliamentary union was held in Bern, Switzerland from 16 October 2011 to 19 October 2011

India and Vietnam Signed Six Agreements Including Joint Oil Exploration in South China Sea

Oct 21, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. India and Vietnam signed six agreements on 12October 2011during the visit of Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang to India

British Novelist Julian Barnes declared Winner of 2011 Man Booker Prize for The Sense of an Ending

Oct 21, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. British novelist Julian Barnes won the 2011 Man Booker prize for his novella, The Sense of an Ending

Reserve Bank of India eased Property transaction Norms for NRIs

Oct 21, 2011
Economy Current Affairs 2011. RBI permitted Indians who have non-resident accounts in the country to hold them in any currency which is fully convertible

Eminent Malayalam Novelist George Varghese Kakkanadan died in Kollam

Oct 21, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Eminent Malayalam novelist George Varghese Kakkanadan breathed his last on 19 October 2011 in Kollam

Book by Veteran Journalist & Media Advisor to Former PM Chandrasekhar released

Oct 21, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Page from the Past-A journalist looks back, a book by veteran journalist K P Srivastava released by veteran journalist Inder Malhotra

Olympic Champion Abhinav Bindra won Air Rifle Silver in 4th Asian Airgun Shooting Championship

Oct 21, 2011
Sports Current Affairs 2011. Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra won the air rifle silver in the fourth Asian airgun shooting championship in Kuwait

Aman Sethi won ICRC Award for Best Indian Print Media Article on Humanitarian Issues

Oct 21, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Aman Sethi won International Committee of the Red Cross award for the best Indian print media article on humanitarian issues

Indian Railways launched Real-time Train Information System (RTIS) for 12 Important Trains

Oct 21, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Indian Railways launched RTIS through which passengers can access the accurate train running information

The Book- The Sense of an Ending earned British Novelist Julian Barnes the Man Booker

Oct 20, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. The Sense of an Ending, Julian Barnes' eleventh novel, won him 2011 Man Booker Prize

The Book- The Sense of an Ending earned British Novelist Julian Barnes the Man Booker

Oct 20, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. The Sense of an Ending. Julian Barnes' eleventh novel won him the 2011 Man Booker Prize

Rajasthan Government launched a Web based Social Security Pension System

Oct 20, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. The Rajasthan Government launched a web based Social Security Pension System at Jaipur

USA issued a Travel Alert to its Citizens in India, Warning them of Possible Terror Attacks

Oct 19, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. The USA issued a travel alert to its citizens in India, warning them of possible terror attacks in the country during the holiday season

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