Current Affairs – July 2015

BEL bags Dun Bradstreet’s India’s Top PSUs Awards 2015

The Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) became the front runner in the Dun & Bradstreet’s ‘India’s Top PSUs Awards 2015 in the category of electrical and electronic equipment sector.

The award was received by Chairman and Managing Director of BEL Mr. S K Sharma along with Anandi Ramalingam the General Manager-National Marketing for BEL.

This award sponsored by The Dun & Bradstreet an US public company to acknowledge the critical role played by the PSUs in the development of the Indian economy.

BEL was declared winner in electrical and electronic equipment category for providing electrical equipment and electronic services to the Indian Defence Services. It has provided night vision, critical communication systems, and electronic warfare and radar systems to the Indian Defence services for last 60 years.


Sebastian Vettel wins 2015 Hungarian Grand Prix of F1

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany won the 2015 Hungarian Grand Prix of Formula One (F1). This was his overall second victory of the season after Malaysian Grand Prix and first of Hungarian Grand Prix.

The drivers ranking after Hungarian Grand Prix 2015

  • Sebastian Vettel (Germany) of Ferrari.
  • Daniil Kvyat (Russia) of Red Bull.
  • Daniel Ricciardo (Australia) of Red Bull.
  • Max Verstappen (Netherlander) of Toro Rosso.
  • Fernando Alonso (Spain) of McLaren.
  • Lewis Hamilton (Britain) of Mercedes.
  • Romain Grosjean (Switzerland) of Lotus.
  • Nico Rosberg (Germany) of Mercedes.
  • Jenson Button (Britain) of McLaren.
  • Marcus Ericsson (Sweden) of Sauber.
  • Force India: Sergio Perez (Mexico) and Nico Hulkenberg (Germany) were placed at placed at 19th position and 20th position respectively.

Top 5 Teams:  Ferrari (1st), Red Bull (2nd), Toro Rosso (3rd), McLaren (4th) and Mercedes (5th).