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Delhi cabinet ministers as on 28th December 2013

Delhi cabinet ministers as on 28th December 2013 Who is appointed as Chief Minister,Home,Finance,Vigilance,Services,Planning,Power and all other departments not allocated elsewhere in Delhi? Arvind Kejriwal Who is appointed as Education,Higher Education,PWD,Urban Development,Local Bodies,Land & Building,Revenue in Delhi cabinet ministry? Manish Sisodia Who is appointed as Administrative Reforms,Law,Tourism,Art and Culture minister in Delhi? Somnath Bharti Who is appointed as Food & Supply, Transport, Environment, Election, GAD minister in Delhi cabinet 2013? Saurabh Bharadwaj Who is appointed as minister for Women & Child, Social Welfare, Languages in Delhi cabinet 2013? Rakhi Birla Who is appointed as minister for SC-ST, Employment, Development, Skill Mission & Labour in Delhi from December 2013? Girish Soni Who is appointed to administer Health, Industries, Gurudwara ministry in Delhi from December 2013? Satender Jain

Current affairs january 2014 important days and festival january 2014

January 2014 important days and festival The United Nations designated 2014 as the International Year of Family Farming and Crystallography Important days, Celebrations January 2014 in India and across the globe 1st January 2014 New Year 1st to 3rd January 2014 Japanese New Year 1st January 2014 Army Medical Corps Establishment Day 4th January Flower Basket Day 6th January Cuddle Cup Day 6th January 2014 Epiphany Day 7th January Orthodox Chirstmas 8th January Bubble Bath Day 8th January African National Congress Foundation Day 9th January 2014 Dance Day 11th January Secret Pal Day 11th January Death Anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri 13th January Lohri 13th January Make Your Dreams Come True Day 14th January 2014 Pongal / Makar Sankranti 15th January Strawberry Ice Crea Day 19th January Whisper 'I Love You' Day 20th January Penguin Awareness Day 20th January Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 21st January 2014 Send a Hug Day

Sports January 102nd Australian Open 2014

Sports January 102nd Australian Open 2014 Dates: 13th January 2014 to 26th January 2014 Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Venue: Melbourne Park Tournament consists of: Singles, Doubles and Mixed doubles Junior and wheelchair players: Singles and Doubles Participant highlights for Australian Open 2014: 3 time defending champion in the men's singles, Novak Djokovic 2 time defending champion in the women's singles, Victoria Azarenka

2014 holiday list Indian Government

Full list of 2014 Government holidays in India (Please refer respective state list for other holidays) 14th January Id-Milad, Makara Sankranti, Pongal 26th January Republic Day 4th February Basant Pancahmi (Restricted holiday) 27th February Maha Shivaratri (Restricted holiday) 17th March Holi 31st March Ugadi (Restricted holiday) 1st April Ram Navami 13th April Mahavir Jayanthi 14th April Vishu (Restricted holiday) 18th April Good Friday 9th May Rabindranath Tagore birthday (Restricted holiday) 14th May Buddha Purnima 29th July Idu'l Fitr 10th August Raksha Bandhan (Restricted holiday) 15th August Independence Day 18th August Janmashtami / Parsi New Year (Restricted holiday) 29th August Vinayaka Chaturthi (Restricted holiday) 7th September Onam (Restricted holiday) 23rd September Mahalaya Amavasya 1st October Maha Saptami (Restricted holiday) 2nd October Maha Ashtami (Restricted holiday), Gandhi Jayanthi 3rd October Maha Navami (Restrict

Do's and Dont's for assessing your progress

Do's and Dont's for assessing your progress Do's Be hard to judge yourself. Do have a good idea of what you want to achieve and the reason for it. Share the credit for achievement. Do admit your weakness or fault. Dont's Don't get carried away by success. Don't be boastful. Don't be misled by past comparisons.

Mars Orbiter Mission Spacecraft 2013

Mars Orbiter Mission Spacecraft is India's first interplanetary mission to planet Mars with an orbiter craft designed to orbit Mars in an elliptical orbit. Application of Mars Orbiter Mission Spacecraft To carry out observation of physical features of mars and carry out limited study of Martian atmosphere Launch Site - SDSC SHAR Centre, Sriharikota, India

Highlights of GSAT-7 launched on 30th August 2013

Highlights of GSAT-7 launched on 30th August 2013 GSAT-7 is an advanced communication satellite built by ISRO to provide wide range of service spectrum from low bit rate voice to high bit rate data communication Application of GSAT-7 Communication satellite Orbit - 74 degree E Geo Stationary Mission Life - 7 years Launch site - Kourou, French Guiana

Highlights of INSAT-3D launched on 26th July 2013

Highlights of INSAT-3D launched on 26th July 2013 INSAT-3D is an advanced weather satellite of India configured with improved Imaging System and Atmospheric Sounder. Application of INSAT-3D - enhanced meteorological observations - monitoring of land and ocean surfaces - generating vertical profile of the atmosphere in terms of temperature - humidity for weather forecasting and disaster warning Orbit - Geostationary , 82 deg E Longitude Mission Life - 7 years Launch site - Kourou, French Guiana

Highlights of IRNSS-1A launched on 1st July 2013

Highlights of IRNSS-1A launched on 1st July 2013 IRNSS-1A is the 1st satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System. It is one of the 7 satellites constituting the IRNSS space segment. Application of IRNSS-1A Disaster Management, Vehicle tracking and fleet management, Integration with mobile phones, Mapping and Geodetic data capture, Terrestrial navigation aid for hikers and travelers, Visual and voice navigation for drivers Orbit - Geosynchronous, at 55 deg East longitude with 29 deg inclination Mission life - 10 years Launch site - SDSC SHAR Centre, Sriharikota, India

2013 CNNIBN Indian of the year

2013 CNNIBN Indian of the year Person - Stop Acid Attacks (NGO group) Politics - Arvind Kejriwal Sports - P.V.Sindhu Business - Rajiv bajaj Entertainment - Kapil Sharma Public Service - ADR and Lily Thomas

Self Evaluation - How do I evaluate myself?

Self Evaluation - How do I evaluate myself? Ambition - Write down my ambition and plans to achieve them. Vision - Set a clear idea of what am going to do in the next 4 years. Confidence - Am I able to accomplish the task ahead? Ability to take risk - Do I believe in my ability to judge and take risk? Drive and Energy - Can I bear the issue and decide on the right action with full mental powers? Self-criticism - Do I seek feedback from others, and work on it? Leadership - Can I achieve group ambition and develop other leaders?

Top 13 of March 2013

Top 13 of March 2013 Anil Anathaswamy won the inaugural Physics Journalism Prize Reva e2o electric car with a range of 100kms on full charge was launched AirAsia, Malaysian airlines got regulatory approval for starting airline venture in the Indian civil aviation sector Arts education programme ' The World Voice Programme ' was launched by the British Council in partnership with NCERT in India Kannada films from the state of Karnataka since the inception of the industry were to be digitally archived Investothon 2013 was held at Rajkot, Gujarat 5-nation BRICS summit was held on 26th and 27th March 2013 at Durban, South Africa Himachal Pradesh Excise policy 2013-14 121km stretch of Barak river was declared as National waterway under the National Water Bill 2013 in India Bihar's All India Street Food Festival 2013 Richa Sharma was named global brand ambassador of Mrs India International Chris Hadfield became first Canadian astronaut to take command of International

CCL 2014, Entertainment updates december 2013, the 25 greatest living legends 2013

Amitabh Bachchan named Star of the Millennium at the Big Star Entertainment Awards 2013 NDTV's The 25 greatest living legends Amartya Sen, Amitabh Bachchan, Anish Kapoor, A.R.Rahman, C.N.R.Rao, Ela Bhatt, Fali S Nariman, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, Indra Nooyi, Kapil Dev, Leander Peas, M.S.Swaminathan, Mukesh Ambani, N.R.Narayana Murthy, Rajinikanth, Ratan Tata, Sachin Tendulkar, S.S.Badrinath, S.H.Raza,Shah Rukh Khan, Venkataraman Ramakrishnan, Vikarm Seth, Waheeda Rahman, Y.K.Hamied and Zubin Mehta 11th Chennai International Film Festival was held from 12th to 19th December 2013 Trisha Krishnan is the ambassador of the Chennai Rhinos for the 4th edition of Celebrity Cricket League 2014, Sachin Tendulkar to launch CCL 4 on 20th December 2013

Table top cricket ground, Wayanad Krishnagiri cricket stadium 2013

Wayanad Krishnagiri cricket stadium 2013 Ground location: 900 metres above sea level, 2nd cricket ground in India after Dhramasala stadium Type: Table top cricket ground surrounded with 3 sides of mountains Area: 11 acres, 20,000 square feet pavilion First scheduled match: Mumbai Under-19 v/s Kerala Under-19, 29th December 2013

Chief guest for January 26th Republic Day India

Chief guest for January 26th Republic Day India 2014 Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan 2013 King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, Bhutan 2012 Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, Thailand 2011 President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Indonesia 2010 President Lee Myung Bak, Republic of Korea 2009 President Nursultan Nazarbayev, Kazakshtan 2008 President Nicolas Sarkozy, France 2007 President Vladimir Putin, Russia 2006 King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, Saudi Arabia 2005 King Jigme Singye Wangchuck, Bhutan 2004 President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Brazil 2003 President Mohammed Khatami, Iran 2002 President Cassam Uteem, Mauritius 2001 President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Algeria 2000 President Olusegun Obasanjo, Nigeria 1999 King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev, Nepal 1998 President Jacques Chirac, France 1997 Prime Minister Basdeo Panday, Trinidad and Tobago 1996 President Dr. Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Brazil 1995 President Nelson Mandela, South Africa 1994 Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong, Singapore

Conferences and Seminar December 2013

Conferences and Seminar December 2013 1st December 2013 National Conference on Innovations in Electrical, Electronics and Computer Science Engineering, Bangalore 2nd to 4th December 2013 Shared Services and Outsourcing Week India 2013, Gurgaon 3rd to 4th December BioPharma India Convention 2013, India 3rd to 8th December 2013 Annual Orthopedic Conference, Agra 5th to 6th December Rural Marketing India Conclave, New Delhi 8th December International Conference on Is Science able to explain the Scientist? (Science and Scientist - 2013), Bhubaneswar 10th to 11th December ICONSEA2013, Hyderabad 12th to 14th December 2013 International Conference on Disaster Mitigation and Management, Thanjavur 13th December Food Evolution Symposium, Mumbai 13th to 14th December 2013 2nd International Conference on Managing Human Resources at the Workplace, Mysore 13th December EduCon2013, New Delhi 19th December 2013 National Conference on Surgical Nutrition, Bardhaman, West Bengal 21st to 22nd December In

10th edition Dubai International Film Festival awards 2013

10th edition Dubai International Film Festival awards 2013 Emirates NBD People's Choice Award Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee for American film "Frozen" and Amal Al-Agroobi for "The Brain That Sings" (UAE) FIPRESCI Short: Ahmed Yassin - "Children Of God" (Iraq, UK, Hungary) Documentary: Zeina Daccache - "Scheherazade's Diary" (Lebanon) Feature: Mohammed Khan - "Factory Girl" (Egypt, UAE) Emirates NBD People's Choice Award Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee - "Frozen" (US) Amal Al-Agroobi - "The Brain That Sings" (UAE) Muhr Emirati Special Mention: Mohammad Fikree - "Girl & It" (UAE) Best Director: Muna Al Ali - "Concealment" (UAE) Special Jury Prize: Claudia Corbelli and Greg White - "The Neighbour" (UAE) Best Film: Abdullah Hasan Ahmed and Khalid Al Mahmood - "Don't Leave Me" (UAE) Muhr AsiaAfrica Muhr AsiaAfrica Short Special Mention: Cedric Ido  "Twaaga" (Burki

18th International Film Festival of Kerala

18th International Film Festival of Kerala 2013 Golden Crow Pheasant Award for the Best film - Parviz (Majid Barzegar) Silver Crow Pheasant Award for the Best Director - Kamaleswar Mukherjee (Meghe Dhaka Taara) Best Debut Film, Best Film Competition Section, FIPRESCI - Errata (Ivan Vescovo) Audience Award for Best Film - 101 Questions (Sidhartha Shiva) Best Malayalam Film, FIPRESCI - Kanyaka Talkies Best Malayalam Film, NETPAC - CR No 89

Full list of ICC Hall of Fame members

ICC Hall of Fame members Curtly Ambrose West Indies Enid Bakewell England Sydney Barnes England Ken Barrington England Bishan Singh Bedi India Alec Bedser England Richie Benaud Australia Allan Border Australia Ian Botham England Geoffrey Boycott England Donald Bradman Australia Greg Chappell Australia Ian Chappell Australia Belinda Clark Australia Denis Compton England Colin Cowdrey England Alan Davidson Australia Kapil Dev India Joel Garner West Indies Sunil Gavaskar India Lance Gibbs West Indies Graham Gooch England David Gower England W.G.Grace England Tom Graveney England Gordon Greenidge West Indies Clarrie Grimmett Australia Richard Hadlee New Zealand Wally Hammond England Neil Harvey Australia George Headley West Indies Rachael Heyhoe-Flint England Jack Hobbs England Michael Holding West Indies Leonard Hutton England Rohan Kanhai West Indies Imran Khan Pakistan Alan Knott England Jim Laker England Brian Lara West Indies Harold Larwood England Dennis Lillee Australia Ray Lindwal

ICC Annual Awards 2013, ICC cricketer of the year 2013

ICC Annual Awards 2013 ICC Cricketer of the Year (Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy) - Michael Clarke, Australia ICC Test Cricketer of the Year - Michael Clarke,Australia ICC Women's ODI Cricketer of the Year - Suzie Bates,New Zealand ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year - Kumar Sangakkara,Sri Lanka ICC Emerging Cricketer of the Year - Cheteshwar Pujara,India ICC Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year - Kevin O'Brien,Ireland ICC Twenty20 International Performance of the Year - Umar Gul,Pakistan ICC T20I Women's Cricketer of the Year - Sarah Taylor,England ICC Spirit of Cricket Award - Mahela Jayawardene,Sri Lanka ICC Umpire of the Year (David Shepherd Trophy) - Richard Kettleborough,England People's Choice - MS Dhoni,India

Top 13 of February 2013

Top 13 of February 2013 Dell was sold for SilverLake and Microsoft MCX-SX became operational in India Times Mobile Ltd. (GreetZAP) launched voice cards which can record feelings and emotions Sai Silks (Kalamandir) Ltd. became first sari retailer to file IPO Lakshadweep's 1st sea-bridge-runway Air India was de-recognised as associate member by Hockey India SARAL-ALtika , Indo-French satellite was launched University College London developed a computer that could get back up after crashing and repair corrupted data on its own STRaND-1 (Surrey Training, Research and Nanosatellite Demonstrator 1) , world first smartphone satellite assembled by British engineers and was launched from India Inaugural edition of Golf Premier League 2013 South Korea's first female president, Park Geun-hye Singapore, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology developed human kidney cells Yahoo withdrew work from home policy

List of nationalised rail transport across the world

List of Nationalised rail transport across the world China Russia India Germany Australia Argentina France Brazil South Africa Mexico Italy Japan Ukraine Romania Poland Kazakhstan Spain Hungary Norway Belgium Zimbabwe Netherlands Portugal Republic of Ireland Israel Luxembourg

Facts of Indian railways, List of Indian railway zones and Manfacturing units of Indian railways

Facts of Indian railways Indian Railways - Lifeline of the Nation Founded - 16th April 1853 Headquarters and Owner - New Delhi, Government of India Board - Ministry of Railways through Railway Board Services - Passenger railways, Freight services, Parcel carrier, Catering and Toursim Services, Parking lot operations Zones - 17 zones Website - List of Indian railway zones Central railway East Central railway East Coast railway Eastern railway Metro railway Kolkata North Central railway North Eastern railway North Western railway North East Frontier railway Northern railway South Central railway South East Central railway South Eastern railway South Western railway Southern railway West Central railway Western railway Manufacturing units of Indian railways CLW Chitranjan CORE Allahabad DLW Varanasi DMW Patiala ICF Chennai MRVC Mumbai RCF Kapurthala RWF Bangalore RCF Raebareli

Bharatiya Mahila Bank, Headquarters, Tagline, Branches 19th November 2013

Bharatiya Mahila Bank 19th November 2013 Abbreviation: BMB Tagline: Empowering Women Inauguration: Mumbai, on the occasion of 94th birth anniversary of former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi CMD: Usha Ananthasubramanian Headquarters: Delhi Initial capital: Rs.1,000 crores CBS service: Profile of Fidelity Information Services 1st branch: Nariman Point, Mumbai 7 Branches across: Kolkata, Chennai, Ahemdabad and Guwahati Products: Core banking,credit card, consumer banking, corporate banking, finance and insurance, investment banking, mortgage loans, private banking, private equity, wealth management Key Objective: To focus on the banking needs of women and promote economic empowerment through women's growth and developments Proposed branches: 25 by 31st March 2014

Important Food days January 2014

Food days January 2014 1st January 2014 Bloody Mary Day 2nd January Cream Puffs Day 3rd Chocolate-Covered Cherry Day 4th Spaghetti Day 5th Whipped Cream Day 6th Shortbread Day 7th January 2014 Tempura Day 8th English Toffee Day 9th Apricot Day 10th Bittersweet Chocolate Day 11th Hot Toddy Day 12th Marzipan Day 13th Peach Melba Day 14th Hot Pastrami Day 15th January 2014 Strawberry Ice Cream Day 16th Fig Newton Day 17th January Hot Buttered Rum Day 18th Slow Cooking Month 19th Popcorn Day 20th January Buttercrunch Day 21st Granola Bar Day 22nd Blonde Brownie Day 23rd Rhubarb Day 24th Peanut Butter Day 25th Irish Coffee Day 26th Peanut Brittle Day 27th January Chocolate Cake Day 28th Blueberry Pancake Day 29th Corn Chip Day 30th Croissant Day 31th January 2014 Bread Month

Ranji Trophy winners from 1934 to 2013

Ranji Trophy winners from 1934 to 2013 Baroda 1942-43, 1946-47, 1949-50, 1957-58, 2000-01 Bombay/Mumbai 1934-35, 1935-36, 1941-42, 1944-45, 1948-49, 1951-52, 1953-54, 1955-56, 1956-57, 1958-59, 1959-60, 1960-61, 1961-62, 1962-63, 1963-64, 1964-65, 1965-66, 1966-67, 1967-68, 1968-69, 1969-70, 1970-71, 1971-72, 1972-73, 1974-75, 1975-76, 1976-77, 1980-81, 1983-84, 1984-85, 1993-94, 1994-95, 1996-97, 1999-00, 2002-03, 2003-04, 2006-07, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2012-13 Bengal 1938-39, 1989-90 Delhi 1978-79, 1979-80, 1981-82, 1985-86, 1988-89, 1991-92, 2007-08 Haryana 1990-91 Hyderabad 1937-38, 1986-87 Holkar 1945-46, 1947-48, 1950-51, 1952-53 Karnataka 1973-74, 1977-78, 1982-83, 1995-96, 1997-98, 1998-99 Madras 1954-55 Maharashtra 1939-40, 1940-41 Nawanagar 1936-37 Punjab 1992-93 Railways 2001-02, 2004-05 Rajasthan 2010-11, 2011-12 Tamil Nadu 1987-88 Uttar Pradesh 2005-06 Western India 1943-44

Various types of buildings

Adoble - A house made from sun-dried bricks of clay and straw - usually built in warm, dry climates like the south western U.S. Apartment - A set of rooms in a building which usually contains other similar sets of rooms. Barracks - A building or set of buildings used to house soldiers. Boardinghouse - A house in which rooms are rented and meals are served in a common dining room. Bungalow - A small house with a low,wide roof and a porch. It is usually one story high. Chalet - A mountain house with a wide,overhanging roof and posts and beams. The style originated in Switzerland. Chateau - A home for nuns. Cottage - A small country home or summer house used for vacations. Duplex Apartment - An apartment with two floors of living space. Duplex House - A house divided into two living units. Estate - A large country house with seperate buildings on a large tract of land. Farmhouse - The dwelling for people who live and work on a farm raising animals or crops. Flat - An apartme

Top 13 of January 2013

Mangalore Port's first mail line vessel Jaipur launched 'Garima' , a helpline to complain about eve-teasing and molestation. SMS: 7891091111 E-mail: Swami Vivekanada's 150th birthday was celebrated 100th Science Congress event International Kite Festival was held in 14th January 2013 India-Bangladesh liberalised visa agreement Soumyajit Ghosh became youngest men's National Table Tennis champion in India Janusz Krzyzowski, an Indologist in Poland translated Ramayana in Polish language Projected growth rate of 6.1% was set by United Nations for 2013 to India France was invited as guest country at the Hyderabad Literary Festival 2013 India-Mayanmar winter festival 2013 aimed to develop eco-tourism and wildlife conversion Bio Asia 2013 was held from 28th to 30th January 2013 Inaugural Hero Hockey India League was held from 14th January to 10th February 2013

List of Indian captains for One-Day Cricket

List of Indian captains for One-Day Cricket A.L.Wadekar 1974-1974 S.Venkataraghavan 1975-1979 B.S.Bedi 1976-1978 S.M.Gavaskar 1980-1985 G.R.Viswanath 1981-1981 N.Kapil Dev 1982-1987 S.M.H.Kirmani 1983-1983 M.Amarnath 1984-1984 R.J.Shastri 1987-1991 D.B.Vengsarkar 1987-1989 K.Srikkanth 1989-1989 M.Azharuddin 1990-1999 S.R.Tendulkar 1996-2000 A.Jadeja 1998-1999 S.C.Ganguly 1999-2005 R.Dravid 2000-2007 A.Kumble 2002-2002 V.Sehwag 2003-2012 M.S.Dhoni 2007-2013 S.K.Raina 2010-2011 G.Gamdhir 2010-2011 V.Kohli 2013-2013

List of Indian captains for Test Cricket

List of Indian captains for Test Cricket C.K.Nayudu 1932-1934 Vizianagram 1936-1936 Nawab of Pataudi 1946-1946 L.Amarnath 1947-1952 V.S.Hazare  1951-1953 M.H.Mankad 1955-1959 Ghulam Ahmed 1955-1959 P.R.Umrigar 1955-1958 H.R.Adhikari 1959-1959 D.K.Gaekwad 1959-1959 P.Roy 1959-1959 G.S.Ramchand 1959-1960 N.J.Contractor 1960-1962 Nawab of Pataudi 1962-1975 C.G.Borde 1967-1967 A.L.Wadekar 1971-1974 S.Venkataraghavan 1974-1979 S.M.Gavaskar 1976-1985 B.S.Bedi 1976-1978 G.R.Viswanath 1980-1980 N.Kapil Dev 1983-1987 D.B.Vengsarkar 1987-1989 R.J.Shastri 1988-1988 K.Srikkanth 1989-1989 M.Azharuddin 1990-1999 S.R.Tendulkar 1996-2000 S.C.Ganguly 2000-2005 R.Dravid 2003-2007 V.Sehwag 2005-2012 A.Kumble 2007-2008 M.S.Dhoni 2008-2013

Fobres Top 15 rich personalities from Karnataka

Fobres Top 15 rich personalities from Karnataka Azim Premji Wipro Rs.88,300 crores Narayan Murthy Infosys Rs.10,500 crores Kris Gopalakrishnan Infosys Rs.8,900 crores Nandan Nilekani Infosys Rs.8,300 crores Ranjan Pai Manipal Education and Medical Group Rs.8,000 crores Grandhi Mallikarjuna Rao GMR Group Rs.6,500 crores K.Dinesh Infosys Rs.6,400 crores Rajesh Mehta Rajesh Exports Rs.6,250 crores Jitendra Virwani Embassy Property Rs.5,700 crores S.D.Shibulal Infosys Rs.5,600 crores B.R.Shetty New Medical Centre Group of Companies Rs.5,570 crores V.G.Siddartha Cafe Coffee Day Rs.5,400 crores P.N.C.Menon Shobha Developers Rs.4,800 crores Vijay Malya UB Group Rs.4,750 crores Kiran Mujumdar Shaw Biocon Rs.4,200 crores

December 2013 Important days, Important festivals

1st December 2013 World Aids Day 2nd December 2013 UAE National Day 4th December 2013 International Hug Day 6th December 2013 St.Nicholas Day 7th December Pearl Harbour Day 8th December Winter Flowers Day 9th December 2013 Christmas Card Day 10th December Human Rights Day 13th December 2013 Friday the 13th, Ice Cream Day 19th December 2013 Christmas Carol Day 22nd December Christmas Tree Light Day 25th December 2013 Christmas

1st December 2013 current affairs quiz

1st December 2013 current affairs quiz World AIDS Day is observed on 1st December 2013 ISRO's Mars Orbiter ventured out of Earth's sphere Xolo launches Q500 , a dual-sim smartphone with 4inch WVGA screen with One Glass Solution technology Beatriz's War , East Timor's first feature film post-colonization period won the Golden Peacock award for the 2013 best film and the prize money of 40 lakh Apur Panchali directed by Kaushik Ganguly (a dedicated iconic filmmaker Satyajit Ray) won the Silver Peacock Award for 2013 and the prize money of 15 lakh