1. Home
  2.  |  
  3. CURRENT AFFAIRS
  4.  |  
  5. Archives
  6.  |  
  7. 2011 Current Affairs
  8.  |  
  9. October 2011 Current Affairs

October 2011 Current Affairs

Veteran Congress leader & Former Karnataka Minister K H Ranganath died

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Veteran Congress leader and former Karnataka minister K H Ranganath died in Bangalore on 18 october 2011

Government decided to ban the Use of Infertility Drug Letrozole

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. The union government of India decided to ban the use of infertility drug Letrozole which is mainly recommended for treating Cancer patients

Churchill Brothers defeated Prayag United to win 2011 Durand Cup

Oct 19, 2011
Sports Current Affairs 2011. 2011 Durand Cup, the 124th edition of the Durand Cup was won by the Churchill Brothers

TRAI established that 3G Roaming Agreements between Telcos violated Licence Conditions

Oct 19, 2011
Economy Current Affairs 2011. Probe by telecom regulator TRAI established that 3G roaming agreements between telcos violated licence conditions

CWG Gold-medallist Krishna Poonia won Gold at Halloween Throws Meet at Portland

Oct 19, 2011
Sports Current Affairs 2011. Commonwealth Games gold-medallist Krishna Poonia  wongold at Halloween Throws Meet at Portland on 17 October 2011

UP Government raised the Age Limit from 35 to 40 years for Recruitment of Primary School Teachers

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. The state government issued an order to raise the age limit from 35 years to 40 years to fill around 70000 posts of primary school teachers lying vacant

Overnite Express launched New Premium Service, Overnite Priority

Oct 19, 2011
Corporate/Business Current Affairs 2011. Overnite Express launched a new premium service, Overnite Priority with a money back guarantee attached to it

GVK Airport Holdings acquired 108000000 Equity Shares worth Rs10 each in MIAL

Oct 19, 2011
Corporate/Business Current Affairs 2011. GVK Airport Holdings acquired 108000000 equity shares worth Rs10 each in Mumbai International Airport Pvt Ltd

Magsaysay Awardee Sandeep Pandey to Fast in Protest against BPL Benchmark

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Magsaysay awardee Sandeep Pandey to fast in protest against the Planning Commission’s definition of poverty and setting of BPL benchmark

Bharti Airtel launched Special Formula One Race Pack for F1 Fans in Bangalore

Oct 19, 2011
Corporate/Business Current Affairs 2011. Bharti Airtel launched special Formula One Race Pack for F1 fans in Bangalore

Government Finalised Saranda Action Plan for the Development of Naxal Affected Districts

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. The Union Government of India finalised a developmental action plan called Saranda Action plan for Naxal Affected districts in Naxal affected districts particularly in eastern India

India Signed a Deal with Sri Lankan Firm to Procure 80 Fast Interception Craft (FIC)

Oct 19, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. India signed a deal with a Sri Lankan firm worth over 300 crore rupees to procure 80 fast-interception craft (FIC). These FICs will equip Navy's Sagar Prahari Bal

Supreme Court directed States and UTs to build Toilets in Government Schools

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. The Supreme Court of India on 17 October 2011 directed all states and union territories (UTs) to build toilets, particularly for girls, in all government schools

IBSA (India Brazil South Africa) Summit Concluded in Pretoria, South Africa

Oct 19, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. The fith summit  of IBSA (India Brazil South Africa)  concluded on 18 October 2011 in Pretoria, South Africa

Capital Market Regulator SEBI approved Share Sale Guidelines for Insurance Firms

Oct 19, 2011
Economy Current Affairs 2011. Capital market regulator SEBI approved share sale guidelines for insurance firms

MC Mary Kom won Gold at the 12th Senior Women's National Boxing Championships

Oct 19, 2011
Sports Current Affairs 2011. MC Mary Kom won gold in the 51kg category at 12th Senior Women's National Boxing Championships

Swiss Ambassador's Award conferred on Ratan Tata for Exceptional Leadership

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Ratan Tata was honoured with the Swiss Ambassador's award for exceptional leadership & his contribution to strengthening Indo-Swiss ties

ICMR Study revealed Doubling of Incidence of Breast Cancer in Metropolitan Cities

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Study conducted by ICMR revealed that the incidence of breast cancer nearly doubled in Indian metropolitan cities

Indian-born 100 year Old Fauja Singh entered Guinness Book by setting Marathon Record

Oct 19, 2011
International Current Affairs 2011. Fauja Singh (100) recognised as the oldest person to complete full-distance marathon at the Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Amol Gupte's Son Partho Gupte won Best Actor Award at Schlingel International Film Festival

Oct 19, 2011
India Current Affairs 2011. Amol Gupte's son Partho Gupte won the best actor award for Stanley Ka Dabba at Schlingel International Film Festival

Register to get FREE updates

  • All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

Get App