Current Affairs International - 29 February 2016

1. Slovenian high-jumper Rozle Prezeljhas been elected the Chairman of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Athletes' Commission in Monaco. He succeeds Frank Fredericks. At the same time, UK-s marathon world record-holder Paula Radcliffe was elected as the Vice Chairwoman of the commission.


2. Famous sound designer Resul Pookutty won award for Best Sound for documentary India-s Daughter at the Motion Picture Sound Editors- (MPSE) 63rd annual Golden Reel Awards. With this he has become the first Asian to win the same. The MPSE presents The Golden Reel Awards every year to acknowledge the year's best work in the field of sound editing.