Current Affairs 27th January 2016
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Japanese automaker Toyota tops in global vehicle sales in 2015
Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corp. has stood number one in worldwide vehicle deals in 2015 by offering 10.151 million vehicles, beating Volkswagen and General Motors.
With this, the organization has held its status as the world’s top-offering automaker for the fourth straight year.
While, German automaker Volkswagen AG is positions second in worldwide vehicle deals list and has sold 9.93 million vehicles in year 2015.
The third position, Detroit-based General Motors (GM) was occupied. GM has sold at 9.8 million vehicles. In 2008, Toyota had broken GM’s 7 many years of long rule as the world’s top automaker.
In any case, it had lost it in 2011 as Japan’s overwhelming tremor tidal wave fiasco that had gouged its creation and disturbed the supply chains. Be that as it may, in 2012 Toyota by and by overwhelmed GM and from that point forward it has stayed on top position.
American actor Abe Vigoda passes away
American senior actor Abe Vigoda best known for parts in The Godfather and Barney Miller, a sitcom of 1970s passed away in New Jersey, US. He was 94.
His most popular part was as the crotchety and lifeless Detective Sergeant Phil Fish in the Barney Miller police satire arrangement.
Abe Vigoda Born as Abraham Charles Vigoda on February 24, 1921 in Brooklyn, New York. He had tended the Theater School of Dramatic Arts at Carnegie Hall, New York. He showed up in right on time TV scenes of Suspense and Studio One 1949. His introduction in the silver screen was motel Three Rooms in Manhattan in 1965.
He got his notoriety when after he was given a role as a mobster Tessio in the Oscar-winning film The Godfather in 1972. He was well known for his part as cop Phil Fish in TV arrangement Barney Miller after he was threw in 1974. This part had brought him most prominent acknowledgment.
He was similarly well known as an actor in movies including ‘Look Who’s Talking, Cannonball Run II, Joe Versus the Volcano and North.
Actress Rekha Awarded with ‘Yash Chopra Memorial Award’
Veteran Bollywood actor and Rajya Sabha MP Rekha has been met with the third release of Yash Chopra Memorial Award. The grant was presented to her by Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao in acknowledgment of her ability and commitment to the film business.
Rekha born as Bhanu Rekha Ganesan on 10 October 1954 in Chennai in then Madras State (now Tamil Nadu). She is known for her flexibility and is recognized as one of the finest performing artists in Hindi silver screen.
She had begun her movie vocation in 1966 as a youngster performing artist in the Telugu film Rangula Ratnam. Her film debut as a lead was in Sawan Bhadon (1970). From that point forward she has acted in more than 180 movies in a profession crossing more than 40 years.
She has won 3 Filmfare Awards, 2 for Best Actress and 1 for Best Supporting Actress for her parts in Khubsoorat (1980), Khoon Bhari Maang (1988) and Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi (1996), individually.
She has won National Film Award for Best Actress for her depiction of an established concubine in the film Umrao Jaan (1981). Administration of India has regarded her with the Padma Shri in 2010.
Yash Chopra Memorial Award It is a yearly recompense gave to recognized senior film identity for extraordinary commitment to film industry The grant has been established by the TSR Foundation of T Subbarami Reddy in the memory of the maker chief Yash Chopra who passed away in 2012. It conveys Gold Medal and a money prize of 10 lakh rupees.
Best singer of India Lata Mangeshkar (2013) and megastar and Amitabh Bachchan (2014) have been likewise deliberated with this honour.