Daily GK Update : 1 June 2015

1. Karnataka to appeal against Jayalalithaa’s acquittal
She was acquitted last month of all corruption charges in the 19-year-old Rs 66.65-crore disproportionate assets case.

2. Bangladesh to Honour Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee
He will be honored for his outstanding support for the country’s independence from Pakistan in 1971 when he was a Lok Sabha member.

3. Microsoft will release Windows 10 on July 29th, 2015
Windows 10 will be available as a free upgrade for users of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.

4. BCCI appoints Tendulkar, Ganguly and Laxman to new advisory committee
The committee is formed with a view to enable Indian Cricket be better prepared for the challenges of the future.

5. Gurpreet Singh qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics
Gurpreet finished fourth in a field of 138 shooters in the 10m air pistol event to win India’s fifth Olympic quota in shooting.