12 April 2013 Current Affairs

Pran gets Phalke Award

On 12 April 2013,Hindi film actor Pran Krishan Sikand will be conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2012. The 93-year-old actor, popularly known as Pran, will be the 44th recipient of the top-most film award in the country.Pran, who has acted in over 400 films in his six-decade-long career.The award, named after the father of Indian cinema Dada Saheb Phalke, will be conferred on Pran on May 3, which will also mark the 100 years of cinema this year.

Five new judges sworn-in

Five new judges to the Andhra Pradesh High Court were sworn-in by acting Chief Justice N.V. Ramana in Hyderabad on 12 April 2013.The new judges who were administered the oath of office and secrecy are: Challa Kodanda Ram, A. Rajasekhar Reddy, P. Naveen Rao, A.V. Sesha Sai and S.V. Bhatt.

UN tourism conference to be held in Hyderabad

The Conference on Sustainable Tourism of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) begin in Hyderabad on 12 April 2013.The 25th joint meeting of the UNWTO regional Commissions for East Asia, Pacific and South Asia will also be held for three days.

Vice President Released Book titled Religion, Law & Society-Across the Globe

On 12 April 2013,The Vice President of India, Hamid Ansari  released a book titled Religion, Law & Society – Across the Globe. The book is authored by Prof. Tahir Mahmood.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Visited Germany  (Points Missed)

Prime Minister of India, Manmohan Singh visited Germany from 10th to  12th April 2013. He visited for participating in second round of Inter Governmental Consultations with Germany.During the visit he was accompanied by delegation including Ministers and senior officials and certain documents were signed.The documents were signed during the official visit of Prime Minister to Germany for the 2nd India-Germany Intergovernmental Consultations. Also, the documents were signed on the sidelines of 2nd round of India-Germany Intergovernmental Consultations.

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