Telangana Current Affairs 9th October 2015
1.World Postal Day : October 9th 2015
World Post day happens each year on October 9, commemorating the date for the establishment of Universal Postal Union (UPU) in 1874 in Bern,Switzerland. The UPU was the start of global communications revolution, allowing people could write to others all over the world.
2.Vicco Chairman Gajanan Pendharkar passes away (81 years old). He was first in promoting television shows in India in which he took the ayurvedic products to the global level.
3.Tunasian National Dailogue Quarted wins the Nobel Peace Prize for 2015:
The Nobel Peace Prize 2015 was awarded to National Dialogue Quartet “for its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of the Jasmine Revolution of 2011”.
4.Operation Valsalya is launched in Kerala to trace,rescue and reunite the missed children with their family.
5.India’s 1st River Dolphin Reserve to be set up in West Bengal. This is to the step taken to protect the endangered Gangetic river dolphins. It is the first of a kind in India for the community reserve of mammal.
6.Indo-China joint Military Exercise hand-in-hand 2015: It will be conducted from October 12th to 23rd,2015 at Kumming Military Academy, Yunnan, China.
7.South Africa wins the T20 series 2-0 as the 3rd match abandoned due to the rain.
8.Veteran Music Composer Ravindra Jain passed away on October 9.
9.Future Group ties up with the Baba Ramdev’s Pantanjali Ayurveda.
10.World Mental Health Day is observed on October 10th – The theme for this year is ”Dignity in Mental Health.”
11.Shekar Basu appointed as Chairman of AEC. Renowed scientist Shekar Basu, appointed as the Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission. He was presently working as Director of BARC(Baba Atomic Energy Commission.)
12.Renowned Flautist N. Ramani passes away in Chennai.