Daily Current Affairs Update of 21 February 2015 | General Knowledge
Two tropical cyclones hit Australia
- Two tropical cyclones namely ‘Marcia’ and ‘Lam’ hit Australia on 20th February 2015.
- Winds flowing at a speed of 300 kilometres per hour.
Samsung acquired ‘LoopPay’
- On 19th February 2015, Samsung acquired ‘LoopPay’ the mobile wallet startup of USA.
- Samsung to take on Apple Pay in mobile wallet market
Single Window eBiz portal launched by the Government of India
- On 19th February 2015, Single Window eBiz portal launched by the Government of India to ease of doing business in the country.
CM of Bihar resigned from the post
- Jitan Ram Manjhi resigned from Chief Minister of Bihar on 20th February 2015. He was 23rd Chief Minister of Bihar.
- Nitish Kumar will return as Chief Minister for fourth time.
- Nitish's oath taking cerempny to be held on 22 February
Rashad Hussain appointed as Special Envoy
|Daily Current Affairs Update of 21 February 2015 | General Knowledge|
- Rashad Hussain appointed as Special Envoy for strategic Counter terrorism Communication in USA on 18th February 2015.
Dr.Kalim Ahmed Ajiz died
- Dr.Kalim Ahmed Ajiz, the famous Urdu Poet, died on 15th February 2015. He was Chairman of Urdu Advisory Committee in the State Government of Bihar.
First AC train service between Delhi and Arunachal Pradesh
- On 20th February 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched first AC train service between Delhi and Arunachal Pradesh. The train flagged from Naharlagun, Arunachal Pradesh.