March 2013 Current Affairs - 2020

Harmanpreet Kaur – New captain of Indian Women’s Cricket Team

Harmanpreet Kaur was named the Captain of the Indian women’s Cricket team, she replaced Mithali Raj. Poonam Raut was named as the Vice-Captain of the team.

Malala Yousafzai inks 3 million US Dollar deal to publish her memoir

Malala Yousafzai inked a deal for around USD 3 million to publish her memoir in a book, titled “I am Malala” that will be published by Weidenfeld and Nicholson in the UK and Commonwealth and by Little, Brown in the rest of the world. Malala Yousafzai: A school student and education activist from the town Read More…

TCS ranked No. 1 employer in Europe

The CRF Institute has ranked TCS (Tata Consultancy Services), India’s largest software exporter as the number one employer in Europe for 2013. The CRF Institute was founded in 1991 and  is an independent organisation that identifies top performers in human resources worldwide.

Biogas plant commissioned on the Kerala Government Secretariat campus

Bio Flame-Biogas and Energy Pvt. Ltd. installed a biogas plant on the Government Secretariat campus in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.  The plant can process up to 100 kg of biowaste an hour and produce eight to 10 kg equivalent of fuel. The fuel generated from the plant will be used for cooking and the slurry directed into the garden as Read More…

Cairn-ONGC Joint Venture (JV) starts production from the Aishwariya field, Rajasthan

The Cairn-ONGC Joint Venture (JV) has started production from the Aishwariya field.  This is the third largest discovery in the Rajasthan Block. The Mangala, Bhagyam and Aishwariya (MBA) fields have gross recoverable oil reserves and resources of approximately 1 billion barrels. Production from the Rajasthan Block currently contributes more than 23% of India’s domestic production.