Tag: Current Affairs of 22 October 2017

Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan to get Lata Mangeshkar Award

  Noted music composers Usha Khanna, Bappi Lahiri, Anu Malik and playback singers Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan have been selected for the Madhya Pradesh governments prestigious National Lata Mangeshkar Award. The artistes will be honoured for their contribution in the field of music composition and singing. The award, instituted in the honour of Mangeshkar,

Oxford college drops Suu Kyi from common room name

  The students at the prestigious Oxford University college where Myanmar’s de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi studied have voted to remove her name from the title of their Junior Common Room for her inability to condemn severe human rights abuses against Rohingyas in Myanmar. Students of St Hugh’s College voted to remove the Nobel

Yogi govt. doubles ex-gratia for UP police officials

  The Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh Government has announced to double the ex-gratia amount for police officials martyred on duty. Speaking at the Police Commemoration Day Parade in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that Uttar Pradesh Government has decided to double ex-gratia amount from 20 lakh to 40 lakh for Police officials