Current Affairs Global - 20 October 2014

1. Mr Joko Widodo has been sworn-in as President of Indonesia after winning Indonesia's Presidential election held in July this year. Popularly known as Jokowi, the 53-year-old took the oath of office at a ceremony held at Parliament in Jakarta.


2. Indian batsman Virat Kohli jumped to 2nd place in the latest ICC ODI rankings published today while Indian bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar broke into top-10 for the first time in his career. South Africa-s AB de Villiers topped the list of batsmen followed by Virat Kohli and Hashim Amla at second and third places respectively.


In the team rankings, India remain at number two with 113 points along with South Africa while Australia secured No 1 rank with 114 points