Current Affairs - November 2013

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Current Affairs for November 2013 - Daily Updates:

* Martha Dodray, a front-line polio worker who is "performing heroic work in protecting children from this crippling disease" was honoured at the GlobalLeadership Awards Dinner 2013 in New York on Thursday hosted by the UN Foundation and the United Nations Association of the USA 

* Miss Venezuela Gabriela Isler Wins Miss Universe 2013  

* Rajasthani Writer Vijaydan Detha passes away. Rajasthani writer Vijaydan Detha, who gave a modern touch and identity to folk tales of the colourful desert state, died in Borunda village today following a cardiac arrest. Detha, 87, is survived by three sons and a daughter. Vijaydan Detha ( 01 September 1926-10 November 2013) also known as Bijji was a noted writer from Rajasthan and a recipient of Padma Shri award. He was also recipient of several other awards such as Sahitya Akademi Award and Sahitya Chudamani Award. He has more than 800 short stories which are translated into English and other languages. He was co-founder of Rupayan Sansthan with late Komal Kothari, an institute that documents Rajasthani folk-lore, arts and music.