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Kerala Public Service Examinations Asking Details in Current Affairs-Nobel Prize 2014&Miss World 2013

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The following Current Affairs details should study clearly because this details are frequently asking for Kerala Public Service Examination-Both offline and online PSC Examinations of Kerala Public Service Commissions

Physics

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2014 was awarded jointly to Japanese Isamu Akasaki, HiroshiAmano and Shuji Nakamura “for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes which has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources”.

 

Chemistry

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2014 was awarded jointly to Eric Betzig, Stefan W. Hell and William E. Moerner “for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy”.

 

Medicine

American-British scientist John OKeefe and husband-and-wife team May-Britt andEdvard Moser have won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2014 for discovering an inner GPS in the brain.

 

Peace

Children’s rights activisits Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India are the 2014 winners of the Nobel Peace Prize for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.

 

Literature

The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2014 is awarded to the French writer Patrick Modiano for the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies and uncovered the life-world of the occupation.

 

Economics

French economist Jean Tirole has won the 2014 Nobel Prize for economics for his work on how to “tame” the big businesses that dominate public monopolies like railways, highways and telecommunications.

Miss World 2013

63rd edition of the Miss World pageant, was held at Bali, Indonesia

Winner: Megan Young of the Philippines

This is the first time the Philippines won the title of Miss World since its creation in 1951

India’s representative: Navneet Kaur

1951 held at Sweden Winner: Kicki Hakansson

1966 India Reita Faria

1994 India Aishwarya Ra

1997 India Diana Hayden

1999 India Yukta Mookhey

2000 India Priyanka Chopra

Miss Universe 2013

62nd Miss Universe pageant held at the Crocus City Hall in Krasnogorsk, Moscow Oblast, Russia

Winner: Gabriela Isler of Venezuela

India’s representative: Manasi Moghe

 

1952 held at Finland Winner: Armi Kuusela

1994 India(New delhi) Sushmita Sen

2000 India(Bangalore) Lara Dutta

 

51th edition of Femina Miss World India 2014: Koyal Rana (Jaipur)

2013: Navneet Kaur Dhillon (Punjab)

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