Current Affairs India 14 15 16 March 2019


  1. Santosh Jha, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of India, Washington has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Uzbekistan.
  2. Senior advocate PS Narasimha has been appointed as a mediator for resolving various disputes related to cricket administration within the cricket body, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
  3. Ved Rahi, Film Director and Novelist has been awarded with Kusumagraj national award for lifetime.
  4. MR Kumar has been appointed as the Chairman of Life Insurance Corporation (LIC).
  5. Vipin Anand and TC Suseel Kumar have been appointed as the managing directors (MDs) of Life Insurance Corporation (LIC).
  6. Padmanaban Gopalan, a social entrepreneur from Tamil Nadu, founder of No Food Waste has been named the winner of the Commonwealth Youth Award for the Asian region.
  7. Kent RO Systems Pvt. Ltd. has received the Best Domestic Water Purifier Award 2018-19 for its RO+UV+UF technology at the Water Digest Water Awards function.
  8. Kamalpreet Kaur has grabbed the spotlight by winning a gold medal in the women's discus throw event.
  9. India has bagged 70 medals including 18 golds, 22 silver and 30 bronze, so far, at Abu Dhabi.
  10. India will host the Under-17 Women's Football World Cup in 2020.
  11. Y S Vivekananda Reddy has passed away.