January 2017 Current Affairs
18 JAN
NEWS
17 JAN
NEWS
16 JAN
NEWS
13 JAN
NEWS
12 JAN
NEWS
11 JAN
NEWS

December 2016 Current Affairs
31 DEC
NEWS
30 DEC
NEWS
29 DEC
NEWS
28 DEC
NEWS
27 DEC
NEWS
26 DEC
NEWS

November 2016 Current Affairs
30 NOV
NEWS
29 NOV
NEWS
28 NOV
NEWS
26 NOV
NEWS
25 NOV
NEWS
24 NOV
NEWS

October 2016 Current Affairs
31 OCT
NEWS
27 OCT
NEWS
26 OCT
NEWS
25 OCT
NEWS
24 OCT
NEWS
22 OCT
NEWS

September 2016 Current Affairs
30 SEP
NEWS
29 SEP
NEWS
28 SEP
NEWS
27 SEP
NEWS
26 SEP
NEWS
24 SEP
NEWS

Amber Gurung, composer of Nepali National Anthem, passes away

Amber Gurung, composer of Nepali National Anthem, passes away
08 June 2016 Current Affairs: Amber Gurung, the legendary Nepali musician and composer of the country's national anthem, died on 7 June 2016. He was 78.

He was suffering from diabetes and Parkinson's disease.

He was cremated in Kathmandu with full state honours, which was attended by Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Bhim Rawal. A contingent of the Nepal Army offered a final salute.

Amber Gurung : Born and raised in Darjeeling, Gurung, composed more than 1000 songs including many era-defining numbers during his long career spanning four decades.Gurung composed the Nepali national anthem (in 2007) 'Sayau Thunga phoolkaa haamee', which was written by Byakul Maila.He served the musical sector for more than four decades after shifting to Nepal in 1969 at the invitation of King Mahendra.

He was invited to Nepal to lead the music department at the Nepal Academy of Arts and Literature. Some of his composition along with the National Anthem of Nepal includes Nau Lakhe Tara and Rato Ra Chandra Surya.Gurung, who was also a lyricist and singer, also authored three books of lyrics and memoirs--Samaalera Raakha (1969), Akcharkaa Awajharu (2003), and an anthology of essays and memoirs, Kahaa Gae Ti Dinharu (2006).

Awards felicitated on him include

Hon. Colonel of Nepal Army for composing "Rato ra chandra Surya" (2011)

Uttam Shanti Shahitya Puraskar (2007)

Kantipur FM Lifetime Achievement Award (2006)

Hits FM Lifetime Achievement Award (2001)

 Madhurima Phulkumar Mahato Puraskar, Kathmandu (2000)

Jagadamba Shree, Kathmandu (1998)

Giri Puraskar, Darjeeling, India (1994)

Golden Flute Award (CEDOS), Sikkim, India (1993)

Indra Rajya Laxmi Pragya Puraskar, Kathmandu (1987)

Chinalata Puraskar, Kathmandu (1983)


January 2017 Current affairs
18 JAN
NEWS
17 JAN
NEWS
16 JAN
NEWS
13 JAN
NEWS
12 JAN
NEWS
11 JAN
NEWS

December 2016 Current affairs
31 DEC
NEWS
30 DEC
NEWS
29 DEC
NEWS
28 DEC
NEWS
27 DEC
NEWS
26 DEC
NEWS




November 2016 Current affairs
30 NOV
NEWS
29 NOV
NEWS
28 NOV
NEWS
26 NOV
NEWS
25 NOV
NEWS
24 NOV
NEWS

October 2016 Current affairs
31 OCT
NEWS
27 OCT
NEWS
26 OCT
NEWS
25 OCT
NEWS
24 OCT
NEWS
22 OCT
NEWS

September 2016 Current affairs
30 SEP
NEWS
29 SEP
NEWS
28 SEP
NEWS
27 SEP
NEWS
26 SEP
NEWS
24 SEP
NEWS



FreshersLive - No.1 Job site in India. Fresherslive Current Affairs 2017 section offers informative quiz questions with answers regarding latest current affairs today for all sorts of competitive exams like UPSC, TNPSC , IFS, IAS, IPS, railway exams (RRB) and banking exams like IPBS PO, IPBS clerk, Federal Bank PO, ICICI, SBI, RBI legal officer & Grade officer posts and much more. Register with us to get latest Current Affairs Updates. Also get latest Current Affairs news and quiz Updates for free alerts daily through E-mail

Get Daily Current Affairs to your Email

You can Unsubscribe us at any time.

Get Daily Current Affairs to your Email

You can Unsubscribe us at any time.