Let us see what are the historic events occurred on May 23rd and let us also learn about the current affairs may 23 and today’s gk updates.

India :


Jayalalithaa sworn-in as 29th chief minister of Tamil nadu after the resignation of Panneerselvam as CM. Now
Panneerselvam is designated with minister of finance works in tamil nadu.

Today at Women’s Junior World Championship for boxing , India shined with 3 Gold medals and 2 Silver medals.

FDA will be giving out final judgement after getting Maggie samples from mumbai, pune and other major metropolitan cities.

Manohar parikar visits Jammu and Kashmir and then reaches LOC and forward areas to see security situation and gives measures on anti-infiltration to head of that area.


Due to heat waves in telangana and andhra pradesh states more than 153 people have been dead so far. Nat Geo says temperatures will be touching 50 degree Celsius in coming days.

Goa Board SSC 10th 2015 results have been released today. To get more information you can visit www.gbshse.gov.in

Technology :

Timex Ironman move X20 a fitness wearable band has been launched and priced around Rs.8995.
Kaspersky a popular antivirus company is planning to give security solutions to smart cities of our country.

Google is working on a new Operating system called “Brillo”.

Mercedes Benz announces S600 Guard a Grenade proof car in India. The price set out for this one is 8.9 crore INR. This car has another name and that is ” Fortress on Wheels “.

World :

Suicide bombing took place in shiite mosque in saudi arabia. ISIS radio group has announced that they are responsible for these attacks and also said that they will keep on striking similar attacks on sunni kingdom areas.

Dutch government is going to make a temporary ban on Burqas and niqabs in public transport areas, hospitals and schools.

Latest reports from Nepal Earthquake have come and they say that about 8635 have been killed so far and the number is rising.

Abraj Kudai , a saudi arabian hotel will soon be the world’s largest hotel when it opens in 2017. Since it will be having about 10,000 rooms and lot more.

Gk Today – May 23rd , Saturday 2015 :

On May 23rd Jayalalithaa becomes chief minister of Tamil Nadu again and equals the record of DMK chief Karunanidi.

Parvinder Singh becomes the 1st sikh mayor in British(UK) Wokingham Borough Council .

Pethia striata is a new fish species found in Tunga river, Karnataka.

Yamuna expressway is now known for its IAF mirage-2000 jet landing capability. As IAF jet has landed on this road all praised for successful landing and quality of road.

India is now ranked 24th in Environmental Democracy Index.
Stay tuned for more updates on current affairs and GK updates.

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