Current Affairs Global - 31 January 2013

1. Blackberry phone maker Research in Motion, popularly known as RIM, has announced to change its name as -Blackberry- only yesterday. Also it has launched two new devices under its own new operating system called Blackberry 10. These two devices are Z10 and Q10. These efforts are taken to regain its lost market share in the smart phone segment.


2. ICC Women-s Cricket World Cup has formally started today with the inaugural match between India and West Indies Women-s cricket teams.  Mithali Raj is the captain of the Indian Women-s cricket team. India is the host country for the tournament. This is the 10th Women's Cricket World Cup and India finished third in the last 2009 edition.