Tag: Current Affairs of 2 October 2017

President Ramnath Kovind inaugurates Shirdi airport in Maharashtra

  President Ramnath Kovind has inaugurated the Shirdi airport in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. The President also flagged off the inaugural flight of Alliance Air from Shirdi to Mumbai. Constructed at an investment of around Rs 350 crore, including Rs 50 crore from the Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust, the airport, with a 2,500 m-long runway,

Indian entrepreneur wins UK business award for innovative IT solutions

  A Ghana-based Indian entrepreneur has won a prestigious business award in the UK for his efforts to bring innovative IT solutions to Africa. Birendra Sasmal, CEO of Subah, bagged the International Business Person of the Year at the Asian Achievers Awards in London last week, for turning the company into a thriving IT, telecoms

Bengaluru ranked world’s most affordable tech hub, Gurugram bags 2nd spot

  According to a survey conducted by a realty consultancy firm Knight Frank, Karnataka capital Bengaluru has been ranked world’s most affordable technology hub, followed by Harayana’s Gurugram. The study, which covered top 29 global technology hubs, rated Bengaluru as the cheapest in office rentals. While Gurugram came second. With a rent of $20.40 (Rs

China operationalises stealth fighter J-20

  China has announced commissioning its first radar-evading J-20 stealth fighter jets into military service, giving its air force an edge in the region. The Chengdu J-20 is Chinas fourth-generation medium and long- range fighter jet. It made its maiden flight in 2011 and was first shown to the public at the 11th Airshow China