Current Affairs Global - 6 October 2014

1. British-American researcher John O'Keefe and Norwegian couple, Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser have been awarded with the Nobel Prize for medicine due to their work related to discovery of the brain's GPS system.


They discovered how the brain knows where we are and is able to navigate from one place to another.


2. Serbia-s world number one tennis player Novak Djokovic won his fifth China Open Men-s singles title after defeating Czech-s Tomas Berdych in a straight set by 6-0, 6-2 in the final match.


Russian Maria Sharapova defeated Czech Petra Kvitova by 6-4 2-6 6-3 in the final of the China Open to win the China Open Women-s singles title.