GK UPDATE : 10 March 2015

1. Insurance Laws (Amendment) Bill 2015 passed by Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha passed this bill to increase foreign investment limit in local insurers to 49 per cent from 26 per cent.

2. PM Modi launches first indigenous rotavirus vaccine
Rotavirus is the most common cause of severe diarrhea among infants and young children.

3. Arun Singh appointed India’s ambassador to US
The 1979 batch IFS Officer is currently India’s Ambassador to France. 

4. India beats Ireland by 8 wickets
Batting first Ireland scored 249 which was comfortably chased by India in 36.5 overs with Shikhar Dhawan scoring his second century in this World Cup .

5. Saina Nehwal loses to Carolina Marin in All England Badminton final
She lost to World No. 6 Carolina Marin 21-16, 14-21,7-21.