Current Affairs 19th October, 2015: Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis Title 2015 for Novak Djokovic
Gurjit Singh Appointed the Senior Diplomat to Germany
19.10.2015: Gurjit Singh is appointed the Indian ambassador to Germany. He succeeds Vijay Gokhale. Prior to this appointment, Singh was serving as the Ambassador to Indonesia. Gokhale was serving as the ambassador to Indonesia. Gurjit Singh is a Foreign Service officer belonging to 1980 batch and he served as ambassador to Ethiopia.
Mani Rangarajan is the New CFO of Housing.com
19.10.2015: In order to strengthen the senior management team, Housing.com is appointed as the chief financial officer. He has more than twenty years of experience in executive level roles in various companies. He is n MBA graduate from Stanford University Graduate School of Business and PG diploma from IIM Calcutta.
Alkesh Kumar Sharma Appointed as New CEO and MD of DMIC
19.10.2015: Alkesh Kumar Sharma is appointed the new chief executive officer and managing director of Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation. DMIC is an infrastructure project aided by Japan and is setting up industrial zones in Delhi, Haryana, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Maharashtra. It is chaired by Amitabh Kant.
Kallu Chidambaram Telugu Comedian is No More
19.10.2015: Popular Tollywood Comedian who acted in more than 300 Telugu films passed away in a private hospital. He is survived by wife, two sons and two daughters. His debut movie was Kallu and he was part of many other films such as Kondaveeti Donga, Ammoru and Money.
Vietnam Open Tennis Trophy 2015 title for Saketh Myneni
19.10.2015: Indian Tennis Player Saketh Myneni won the Vietnam Open Tennis Trophy 2015. He defeated Jordan Thompson of Australia to win the title in men’s singles category. While in the doubles category the Saketh Myeneni and Sanam Singh lost the final match to Nils Langer of France and Germany. Vietnam Open Tennis it the first ATP challenger title for Saketh.
Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis Title 2015 for Novak Djokovic
19.10.2015: Novak Djokovic won the Shanghai Rolex Masters Tennis Title in singles category. He defeated Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of Serbia by 6-2 and 6-4. Djokovic also won the titles twice before in 2012 and 2013.