Current Affairs - April 2014

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Current Affairs for April 2014 - Daily Updates:
- India on Friday successfully launched its second navigational satellite IRNSS 1B onboard PSLV-C24 from this spaceport.
- Indian Space Research Organisation's workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C24 placed the IRNSS IB in precise orbit about 19 minutes after a perfect lift-off at 5.14 pm from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota. 
- Chasing a competitive target of 173, reigning ODI world champion India completed the task with five balls to spare to reach their second World T20 final.
- Srilanka wins World T20 Championship
- Afghans braved the threat of Taliban violence on Saturday to elect a successor to President Hamid Karzai in the country's first democratic transfer of power as US-led forces wind down their 13-year war.
- Delhi girl Koyal Rana is new Femina Miss India 2014. She was crowned with the Miss India World title and was selected amongst 24 other gorgeous finalist. The runners up were Jhataleka Malhotra (1st runner-up) from Mumbai and Gail Da'Silva (2nd runner-up) from Goa.
Two Books in One week on Coal Scam and Prime Minister shock the Congress Party. 
The Two Book are: 
1. The Accidental Prime Minister
Author: Sanjaya Baru
2. Crusader or Conspirator
Writer: PC Parakh, IAS (Retd) Former Seceretary, Ministry of Coal 
- India-born poet Vijay Seshadri has won the prestigious 2014 Pulitzer Prize in the poetry category for his witty and philosophical collection of poems
- Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao, who impressed all with his performance of a Kashmiri lawyer in ‘Shahid’ won the Best Actor award at the 61st National Film Awards announced on Wednesday to honor the best films of 2013 in the Indian cinema.