Current Affairs India - 25 February 2013

1. Industrialist Hari Shankar Singhania, president of the USD 4-billion JK Organisation, passed away last Friday. He was 79. His companies include JK Paper, JK Lakshmi Cement, JK Tyre and Fenner etc. He was awarded Padma Bhushan by the government.


2. India-s Cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni broke Sachin Tendulkar's record of highest individual Test score by an Indian captain while scoring 224 against Australia in the first cricket test today. This is his first double century and he broke Tendulkar's 217 score against New Zealand in 1999-00 at Ahmedabad which Sachin was Test Cricket Captain.