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Current Affairs for SSC, IBPS Bank Exams: Download Free Study Material: Series 67

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Samina Baig: Samina Baig on 19 May 2013 became the first Pakistani woman to scale Mount Everest. Samina Baig is 22 years of age.
Nunshi and Tashi Malik: Nunshi and Tashi Malik, two 21-year old Indians from Dehrahdun became first twins to scale Mount Everest on 19 May 2013.
Italian Open: Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federar in the final match played on 19 May 2013 to lift his seventh Italian Open title.
Laxman Singh Rathore: Laxman Singh Rathore, the Director General of Meteorology & Permanent Representative of India with World Meteorological Organization (WMO) was elected as the Member of Executive Council of WMO during the 65th Executive Council of WMO meeting which is ongoing at Geneva.
Italian Open: Serena Williams defeated Victoria Azarenka 6-1 6-3 to win Italian Open on 19 May 2013. With this win, Serena Williams conquered 51st title of her career.

India - UK MoU: An MoU was signed between India and UK on cooperation in the field of health sector on 19 May 2013 at Geneva.
FXTM International Limassol Boxing Cup: Indian boxers won the FXTM International Limassol Boxing Cup held in Limassol, Cyprus on 19 May 2013.
World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development: World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development was observed on 21 May 2013.
Lata Mangeshkar Samman: Singer Hariharan was conferred with the Lata Mangeshkar Samman Alankaran in Indore on 20 May 2013. Madhya Pradesh government instituted the award in 1984.
Friendship Year: 2014 was declared as the Friendship Year by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang for increased people-to-people interaction between India and China.
Chinese Premier visit: China's new premier Li Keqiang’s visited India from 19-22, May 2013 since taking his office in March 2013 and signed eight agreements.
New CAG: Shashi Kant Sharma an IAS from 1976 Bihar Cadre on 21 May 2013 was appointed as CAG of India by Pranab Mukherjee. He will succeed Vinod Rai in the office.
UNA-USA's Global Leadership Award: The Pakistani activist, Malala Yousafzai (15) was selected for UNA-USA's Global Leadership Award called Champion for Global Change Award for 2013.
BrahMos: India on 22 May 2013 successfully test fired the 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile.
2013 Man Booker International Prize: American writer Lydia Davis won 2013 Man Booker International Prize for her innovative and influential writing.
47th Jnanpith Award: The President of India conferred the 47th Jnanpith Award for the year 2011 on Pratibha Ray on 22 May 2013 at Balyogi Auditorium in New Delhi.
Yuichiro Miura: Yuichiro Miura, the 80-year old mountaineer from Japan reached Mount Everest’s summit on 23 May 2013. He became the oldest man to climb the mountain.
Gershwin Prize: US singer-songwriter Carole King became the first woman to receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.
Srikanth Srinivasan: US Senate approved the name of Srikanth Srinivasan to position of the most senior US Judge to the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

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