Current Affairs » November 2020 » Father Of Indian IT Industry FC Kohli Passes Away
→ Australian-American lawyer, investment banker, and economist James Wolfensohn, who served as the President of the World Bank for 10 years, passed away.
→ China has announced that Premier Li Keqiang will attend the 19th meeting of the Council of Heads of Govt. of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states.
→ Films Division will showcase ‘Lok Virasat’, a festival of films on folk art and painting starting from 27 Nov 2020, on its website and YouTube Channel.
→ Founder of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Faqir Chand Kohli, better known as the Father of the Indian IT industry, passed away.
→ HDFC Bank has signed an MoU with Inventivepreneur Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ICCI) to support SMEs and Start-ups.
→ India’s renewable power capacity is the 4th largest in the world and it is growing at the fastest speed among all major countries.
→ Lt Gen Harpal Singh has appointed new Engineer-in-Chief of Indian Army.
→ Malayalam film “Jallikattu”, directed by Lijo Jose Pellissery, has been selected as India’s official entry for the Best International Feature Film category for the 93rd Academy Awards.
→ Mercedes-Benz has joined hands with State Bank of India (SBI) to offer financial benefits to the lender’s High Net Worth Individual (HNI) customers.
→ Murugappa group company Tube Investments of India Ltd’s board has approved raising ?350 cr from Azim Premji Trust and SBI Mutual Fund through a preferential allotment or private placement.
→ Russia successfully test-fired a Tsirkon hypersonic cruise missile in the Arctic on 26 Nov 2020.
→ Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has launched the 2nd edition of the “Fit India School Week” program in the presence of Fit India Mission.
→ The Director General of Civil Aviation has extended the ban on international flights till 31 Dec 2020 in view of the pandemic.
→ The Union Territory of Ladakh has got the largest solar power project set up under the Centre’s ‘Make In India’ initiative at Leh IAF station to provide sustainable energy alternative to fossil fuel and traditional methods of energy generation.
→ Uttar Pradesh Cabinet has cleared the proposal to rename the Ayodhya airport as Maryada Purushottam Sri Ram Airport, Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.
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