Daily GK Update :12 May 2015

1. Fresh earthquake of magnitude 7.4 hits Nepal, tremors felt across north India

  • As per Nepal’s Home Ministry at least 42 people have died and another 1,117 people have been injured.

2. Delhi police files FIR against IIPM founder Arindam Chaudhuri

  • The FIR is based on a complaint by the University Grant Commission (UGC).

3. Satish Reddy appointed as Chairman of National Safety Council

  • He will replace Venu Srinivasan.

4. Bangladesh blogger Ananta Bijoy Das hacked to death

  • It is the third killing of this nature since January 2015.

5. John Kerry Arrives in Russia for Talks With Putin 

  •  He is due to meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov before talks with Putin.

6. AIFF appoints Lee Johnson as U-19 football team’s coach

  • He was the technical director and coach of Rwanda’s Under-17 team.