Daily General Knowledge Updates : 21st August 2015


Greek PM Alexis Tsipras resigns to trigger snap elections
The election date is widely expected to be September 20th.  Image result for Alexis Tsipras

Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan Prime Minister.
United National Party (UNP) leader Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in as Prime Minister for the fourth time by President Maithripala Sirisena at a brief ceremony.

Ashwani Lohani appointed new Air India chief
He is a Railway Service officer who is now the chief of Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (MPTDC).

Rupee closes weaker against US dollar at 65.83
In August, the rupee has fallen over 2.6% the worse month for the currency in at least two years.


Current Affairs Quiz

Paravoor Bharathan who passed away recently was a renowned
A) Scientist
B) Freedom fighter
C) Architect
D) Malayalam actor