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Daily Current Affairs (October) English | हिन्दी

Weekly Current Affairs (25th October – 30th October 2021)

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 31 2021

Ram Katha Park on the Saryu bank of Ayodhya will now be known as Hee Hwang-ok Memorial Park

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 30 2021

Karnataka topped the list of State Energy Efficiency Index (SEEI) 2020, Rajasthan secured the second position

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 30 2021

Ladakh's first three-day bird festival inaugurated

Category :  State   Published on: October 30 2021

'World Savings Day 2021' celebrated in India on 30 October with the importance of saving money in the bank

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 30 2021

Kannada actor Puneeth Rajkumar dies of heart attack at 46

Category :  Obituaries   Published on: October 30 2021

Minister Hardeep Singh Puri honored different states with awards at the 14th Urban Mobility India Conference

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 30 2021

United States National Drug Control Policy Appoints Dr. Rahul Gupta as Director

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 30 2021

Retired Supreme Court judge Ashok Bhushan appointed as new chairman of NCLAT

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 30 2021

Amitabh Dimri, serving as the Ambassador of India to the Kyrgyz Republic, will be the next High Commissioner of India to Brunei

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 30 2021

Indigenous long-range bomb developed by DRDO successfully test-fired

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 30 2021

Denmark Open 2021 singles title won by Denmark's Viktor Axelsen and Japan's Yamaguchi in women's category

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 30 2021

France launches first military communications satellite 'Syracuse 4A' from Guyana Space Center

Category :  International   Published on: October 30 2021

India's first manned maritime mission 'Samudrayaan' launched in Chennai

Category :  National   Published on: October 30 2021

Under the Jal Jeevan Mission, 'Man-Merag' became the first village in Ladakh to get water supply from the tap

Category :  State   Published on: October 29 2021

Sukar Kshetra Soron located in Kasganj district of Uttar Pradesh has been declared a pilgrimage site

Category :  State   Published on: October 29 2021

International Internet Day 2021 celebrated on 29 October to commemorate the first use of the Internet

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 29 2021

World Stroke Day 2021 celebrated on 29 October with the theme 'Minutes can save lives'

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 29 2021

World Psoriasis Day observed on 29 October 2021 with the theme "Uniting for Action"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 29 2021

Social media company Facebook renames parent company to 'Meta'

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 29 2021

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, who was appointed for a period of three years in 2018, was reappointed for 3 years

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 29 2021

Defense Ministry dedicates indigenously built Indian Coast Guard Ship 'Sarthak' to India

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 29 2021

Chennai-Mysore-Chennai Shatabdi Express becomes the first IMS certified train of Southern Railway

Category :  National   Published on: October 29 2021

India's first AC-3 economy class train 'Gati Shakti' launched between Delhi to Patna

Category :  National   Published on: October 29 2021

Foreign Editor of Times of India and U.S. Bureau chief Chidananda Rajaghatta wrote a new book titled "Kamala Harris: Phenomenal Woman"

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 28 2021

20th anniversary of "International Animation Day" celebrated on 28 October

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 28 2021

Youngest planet named 2M 0437B discovered by space scientists

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 28 2021

Padma Shri awardee and eminent Gandhian thinker Dr SN Subbarao passes away

Category :  Obituaries   Published on: October 28 2021

Former Chief General Manager of Union Bank of India Kalyan Kumar appointed as Executive Director of PNB

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 28 2021

Veteran banker KV Kamat appointed as chairman of National Bank for Financial Infrastructure and Development

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 28 2021

India successfully test-fired Agni-5, a surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of up to 5000 km

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 28 2021

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa appointed staunch Buddhist monk Galagodatha Gyanasara to head the 'One Nation, One Law' task force

Category :  International   Published on: October 28 2021

Door-to-door COVID-19 campaign 'Har Ghar Dastak' in poor performing districts for COVID vaccination announced to launch

Category :  National   Published on: October 28 2021

'Krishi Udan 2.0' scheme was launched by Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya M Scindia to help farmers

Category :  National   Published on: October 28 2021

After the new name of Allahabad and Mughalsarai, now the Uttar Pradesh government has changed the name of Faizabad railway station to Ayodhya Cantt.

Category :  State   Published on: October 27 2021

Indian Army celebrates 75th Infantry Day on 27 October

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 27 2021

Indian Army celebrates 75th Infantry Day on 27 October

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 27 2021

NASA discovers new planet in Messier 51 galaxy with Chandra X-ray telescope outside Milky Way galaxy World Audio-Visual Heritage Day celebrated on 27 October with the theme

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 27 2021

Sikkim gets India's "Most Film Friendly State" award at the 67th National Film Awards

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 27 2021

World's Largest Cricket Bat Unveiled by Hyderabad Cricket Association in Guinness Book of World Records

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 27 2021

Indian-Canadian leader Anita Anand appointed as Canada's new Defense Minister, replacing Harjit Sajjan

Category :  International   Published on: October 27 2021

According to new data released by SRS, India's infant mortality rate has come down to 30

Category :  National   Published on: October 27 2021

India ranked ninth among 10 countries in the world in terms of climate technology investment

Category :  National   Published on: October 27 2021

Ruskin Bond's latest compilation "Writing for My Life" released after 25 years

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 26 2021

Salman Khurshid's book "Sunrise Over Ayodhya: Nationhood in Our Times" on Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute verdict released

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 26 2021

Hyderabad Police's new initiative "Saat-Saat Ab Aur Bhi Paas" project launched to improve safety and security of women

Category :  State   Published on: October 26 2021

Uttar Pradesh became the first state in the country to completely vaccinate three crore people against the corona virus

Category :  State   Published on: October 26 2021

The 67th National Film Awards ceremony was held at Vigyan Bhawan, Delhi.

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 26 2021

Joint tri-services exercise 'Konkan Shakti-2021' to be held in two phases started between India and UK

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 26 2021

Red Bull - Netherlands player Max Verstappen won the United States Grand Prix 2021 title

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 26 2021

Ahmedabad and Lucknow two new teams announced for IPL 2022

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 26 2021

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the first of its kind app, platform 'CONSULT'

Category :  National   Published on: October 26 2021

Film "Kuzhangal" nominated by India for the 94th Academy Awards

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 25 2021

Buffalo of ‘Bunny-breed’ gave birth to a child by IVF technique for the first time in India

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 25 2021

United Nations Day celebrated on 24 October to commemorate the coming into force of the United Nations Charter

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 25 2021

China launches satellite named 'Shijian-21' from Xichang Satellite Launch Center to test and validate space debris reduction methods

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 25 2021

Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan awardee Superstar Rajinikanth honored with 51st Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 25 2021

Ramnath Krishnan takes over after the resignation of rating agency ICRA MD and Group CEO N Sivaraman

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 25 2021

E-commerce startup Myntra CEO Amar Nagaram resigns

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 25 2021

Neera Tandon appointed White House staff secretary after Jessica Hertz's resignation

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 25 2021

After Ramayana and Buddha circuit, now three circuits will be built on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose

Category :  National   Published on: October 25 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched "Atmanirbhar Swasth Bharat Yojana" to improve healthcare from Varanasi, UP.

Category :  National   Published on: October 25 2021

Divya Dutta's second book 'Stars in My Sky' set to release by Penguin Random House India

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 23 2021

Lupine Life ropes in Hrithik Roshan as brand ambassador of 'Be One' Ayurvedic energy supplement

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 23 2021

52nd International Film Festival of India to be held in Goa from November 20 to November 28

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 23 2021

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin inaugurated web portal e-Munetram and 'IT Nanban' to monitor projects

Category :  State   Published on: October 23 2021

World Snow Leopard Day celebrated all over the world on 23 October 2021

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 23 2021

The smallest species of snail named 'Georissa mawsmaiensis' found in Mawsai cave of Meghalaya

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 23 2021

Parambikulam Tiger Conservation Foundation in Western Ghats honored with ‘Earth Guardian Award’

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 23 2021

Hungarian film director István Szabo and influential Hollywood director Martin Scorsese to receive the first Satyajit Ray Award

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 23 2021

'Abhyaas' target vehicle successfully test-fired by DRDO from Chandipur station in Odisha

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 23 2021

TOPS appoints Commodore PK Garg as new CEO, succeeding Commander Rajesh Rajagopalan

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 23 2021

GAIL to build country's largest green hydrogen plant

Category :  Business and economics   Published on: October 23 2021

Luxembourg becomes first European country to allow cannabis cultivation and consumption

Category :  International   Published on: October 23 2021

Dame Sandra Mason will be the new President of the Republic of Barbados

Category :  International   Published on: October 23 2021

Denmark tops the Global Rule of Law Index 2021, India ranked 79th

Category :  National   Published on: October 23 2021

India handed over Jayanagar-Kurth railway link to Nepalese government

Category :  National   Published on: October 23 2021

Donald Trump announced the launch of a social media platform called "TRUTH social"

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 22 2021

International Stuttering Awareness Day celebrated on 22 October with the theme "Speak the change you want to see"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 22 2021

Prisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny wins the Sakharov Prize, the EU's highest award for human rights work

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 22 2021

Popular company Adidas has appointed Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone as its brand ambassador

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 22 2021

Indian Army sets up 'Airspace Control Center' at West Kameng place in Eastern Region Arunachal Pradesh

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 22 2021

Paytm Payments Bank fined Rs 1 crore by RBI for rule violation

Category :  Business and economics   Published on: October 22 2021

South Korea successfully test-fired its first indigenous space rocket named "Nuri"

Category :  International   Published on: October 22 2021

United States of America includes India along with ten other nations in its list of "Country of Concern"

Category :  International   Published on: October 22 2021

Deendayal Port Trust (DPT) – A dedicated forest for Ayurvedic plants in Rotary Forest “AYUSH Van” inaugurated by Union Minister of AYUSH Shri Sarbananda Sonowal

Category :  National   Published on: October 22 2021

NITI Aayog's Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) launched the book 'Innovation for You' in digital format

Category :  National   Published on: October 22 2021

Book "Sir Syed Ahmed Khan: Reason, Religion and Nation" by Professor Shafi Kidwai published by Routledge India

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 21 2021

Assam government will now include 'Bhaskarbada' in its calendar apart from 'Saka' and 'Gregorian'.

Category :  State   Published on: October 21 2021

The implementation of 'Mukhyamantri Ration Aapke Dwar' scheme was announced by the Government of Madhya Pradesh from the month of November to help the differently-abled and senior citizens

Category :  State   Published on: October 21 2021

World Iodine Deficiency Day observed on 21 October 2021 to promote awareness about the relevance of iodine

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 21 2021

National Police Commemoration Day 2021 celebrated on 21 October in memory of the sacrifice of ten police officers killed in Chinese shelling in 1959

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 21 2021

UNESCO honored world famous Kung Fu nuns with "Martial Arts Education Award 2021" for their brave acts

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 21 2021

Vinai Thummalpalli, the country's first Indian-American ambassador to the country, was named by US President Joe Biden as the deputy director of USTDA

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 21 2021

Commodore Amit Rastogi appointed as the new Chairman and Managing Director of National Research Development Corporation

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 21 2021

Australia fast bowler James Pattinson announces retirement from international cricket ahead of Ashes series

Category :  National   Published on: October 21 2021

New Adani-sponsored gallery to open at London Science Museum named 'Energy Revolution: Adani Green Energy Gallery'

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 20 2021

Fatima Bano of Choskor village became the first woman to get 'Ladakh resident' certificate

Category :  State   Published on: October 20 2021

World Osteoporosis Day 2021 celebrated on 20 October with the theme "Serve Up Bone Strength"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 20 2021

For active efforts related to Covid, B. s. Yeddyurappa awarded 'Super Corona Warrior' award

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 20 2021

Olympic fencer Bhavani Devi won the title of Charleville National Competition held in France

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 20 2021

India will build a new QUAD with Israel, the United Arab Emirates and the United States

Category :  International   Published on: October 20 2021

India ranked 40th out of 43 countries in 2021 Mercer CFS Global Pension Index survey

Category :  National   Published on: October 20 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate Kushinagar Airport as the third airport in Uttar Pradesh after Lucknow and Varanasi.

Category :  National   Published on: October 20 2021

Ireland tops the Global Food Security Index 2021, India ranks 71st out of 113 countries

Category :  National   Published on: October 20 2021

Union Government decided to rename Mount Harriet in Andaman Islands as Mount Manipur

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 19 2021

Ship-to-Ship (STS) LPG transfer operation for the first time concluded at Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Port, Kolkata

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 19 2021

Bandula Waranpura, who took over the reins as Sri Lanka's first Test captain, dies at 68

Category :  Obituaries   Published on: October 19 2021

Colin Powell, the first African-American Secretary of State of the United States, dies of COVID-19 at the age of 84

Category :  Obituaries   Published on: October 19 2021

An Indian Ordnance Factory Service officer of 1984-batch, E.R. Sheikh became the first Director General of the Directorate of Ordnance

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 19 2021

Rameshbabu Pragyananand becomes the youngest Indian chess player to win the Julius Baer Challengers Chess Tour final

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 19 2021

After winning the Grandmaster title in Budapest, Hungary, Divya Deshmukh became the 21st female Chess Grandmaster

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 19 2021

After the resignation of Erna Solberg, Labor Party leader Jonas Gehr Store becomes Norway's new Prime Minister

Category :  International   Published on: October 19 2021

To perpetuate the concept of Mahatma Gandhi, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar unveils a plaque in memory of "Bhoodan Grove" in the forest of Jerusalem

Category :  National   Published on: October 19 2021

NITI Aayog in collaboration with ISRO releases Geospatial Energy Map of India

Category :  National   Published on: October 19 2021

Imtiaz Ali has been selected as the Russian Film Festival's ambassador to India

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 18 2021

Kerala's Kochi named as dementia-friendly city as part of Udbodh Dementia-Friendly District Program

Category :  State   Published on: October 18 2021

World Menopause Day observed on 18 October 2021 with the theme "Bone Health"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 18 2021

Veteran artist Veer Munshi honored with India's Harmony India Awards

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 18 2021

Retired Managing Director of State Bank of India (SBI) Pradeep Kumar Panja appointed as the new Chairman of Karnataka Bank

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 18 2021

The first solar observation satellite named Chinese H-alpha Solar Explorer (CHASE) was launched from Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in China

Category :  International   Published on: October 18 2021

Inauguration of Bharat Ratna Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Prerna Sthal on the occasion of his 90th birth anniversary at Naval Science and Technology Laboratory (NSTL), Visakhapatnam

Category :  National   Published on: October 18 2021

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's new airline, 'Akasa Air' gets approval from Ministry of Aviation

Category :  National   Published on: October 18 2021

After Bolivia and Mexico City, Varanasi will be the first Indian city to offer ropeway service as part of public transport.

Category :  National   Published on: October 18 2021

Amitabh Ghosh's new book "The Nutmeg Curse: Parable for a Planet in Crisis" released by Penguin Random House India

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 16 2021

Agreement signed by India and Russia for the supply of Di-ammonium phosphate fertilizer

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 16 2021

Maharashtra becomes the first state in the country to develop a 'Wildlife Action Plan'

Category :  State   Published on: October 16 2021

World Anesthesia Day celebrated on 16 October with the theme "Anaesthesia and having a baby"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 16 2021

World Food Day was observed on 16 October with the theme "Safe Food Now for a Healthy Tomorrow".

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 16 2021

Navrang Saini appointed as IBBI chairman after M.S. Sahu's resignation

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 16 2021

UCO Bank CEO Atul Kumar Goel appointed as President of Indian Banks' Association, succeeding Union Bank of India CEO Rajkiran Rai

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 16 2021

Reserve Bank of India appoints Amitabh Choudhary as MD, CEO of Axis Bank

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 16 2021

The 17th edition of the Indo-US joint military exercise "EX-War Exercise 2021" being held at Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson in Alaska, United States

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 16 2021

Rahul Dravid to replace Ravi Shastri as the new head coach of Team India after T20 World Cup

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 16 2021

Chennai Super Kings won their fourth IPL title by defeating Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL-2021

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 16 2021

UNICEF joins hands with ICC to raise awareness about mental health and well-being of children

Category :  International   Published on: October 16 2021

An automatic fueling system 'U-FILL' launched by BPCL in 65 cities to eliminate offline manual intervention in the refueling experience

Category :  National   Published on: October 16 2021

Department of Biotechnology establishes first 'One Health' collaboration in the country to track bacterial, viral and parasitic diseases

Category :  National   Published on: October 16 2021

India has been ranked 101 out of 116 countries in the Global Hunger Index prepared by Concern Worldwide and the German organization Welt Hunger Hilfe.

Category :  National   Published on: October 16 2021

Australia to develop 20kg semi-autonomous lunar rover to assist NASA

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 15 2021

Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) chairperson Deepa Malik inducted as independent director in OYO

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 15 2021

Power Finance Corporation becomes 11th company to be included in the list of 'Maharatna'

Category :  National   Published on: October 15 2021

Priyank Kanungo reappointed as chairman of NCPCR

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 15 2021

Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, has been awarded the CK Prahalad Award for Global Business Sustainability Leadership

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 15 2021

Manipur CM Nongthombam Biren Singh launches 'CM Da Haisi' (Tell CM) campaign to connect directly with CM

Category :  State   Published on: October 15 2021

The theme of "Entrepreneur Ladakh" was unanimously approved by the Government of Ladakh for the Republic Day 2022

Category :  State   Published on: October 15 2021

JSW Steel Ltd Chairman and Managing Director Sajjan Jindal appointed as the new President of World Steel Association

Category :  Business and economics   Published on: October 15 2021

Justice Prashant Kumar Mishra replaces Justice Arup Kumar Goswami as the new Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court

Category :  State   Published on: October 14 2021

'World Sight Day' celebrated on 14 October with the theme 'Love your eyes'

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 14 2021

International E-Waste Day was observed on 14 October with the theme "The consumer is the key to the circular economy!"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 14 2021

World Standards Day was observed on 14 October with the theme 'Standards for Sustainable Development Goals - a shared vision for a better future'

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 14 2021

Ritesh Chauhan as CEO of PM Fasal Bima Yojana and Mira Mohanty as Joint Secretary in PMO appointed for a term till May 1, 2022

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 14 2021

India retains third place in Renewable Energy Investment Attraction Index after USA, mainland China

Category :  Business and economics   Published on: October 14 2021

A National Master Plan for 100 Lakh Crore Multi-Modal Connectivity 'PM Gati Shakti' unveiled by PM

Category :  National   Published on: October 14 2021

Justice Inderjit Mohanty took oath as the sixth Chief Justice of the Tripura High Court in place of Justice Akil Qureshi.

Category :  State   Published on: October 13 2021

International Day for Disaster Reduction observed on 13 October with the theme "International cooperation for developing countries to reduce their disaster risk and disaster loss".

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 13 2021

IFFCO President Balwinder Singh Nakai passes away at 86

Category :  Obituaries   Published on: October 13 2021

Former Higher Education Secretary Amit Khare appointed as advisor to PM Modi for a period of two years

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 13 2021

Second edition of 'Malabar exercise' begins in Bay of Bengal between Indian, US, Japanese and Australian navies

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 13 2021

India topped the ISSF Junior World Championships held in Lima, Peru, with 43 medals.

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 13 2021

FIFA unveiled the official mascot for the Under-17 Women's World Cup to be held in India, the Asiatic lioness "Ibha".

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 13 2021

World's first driverless train launched in Hamburg City of Germany

Category :  International   Published on: October 13 2021

Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen appointed Alexander Schalenberg as Chancellor of Austria

Category :  International   Published on: October 13 2021

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched 'Desh Ke Mentor' program to empower students of classes 9 to 12 in Delhi government schools and give them the way forward.

Category :  National   Published on: October 13 2021

GI tag awarded to Karuppur Kalamkari painting and Kallakurichi wood from Tamil Nadu

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 12 2021

Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari Clove, known for its distinctive aroma and volatile oil content, has been accorded GI tag

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 12 2021

'Mera Ghar Mere Naam' scheme was started by Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi for the residents of Punjab coming under Lal Dora.

Category :  State   Published on: October 12 2021

World Arthritis Day was observed on 12 October with the theme "Don't Delay, Connect Today: Time2Work"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 12 2021

Telugu filmmaker B Gopal conferred with 4th ‘Satyajit Ray Award’ for overall contribution to Indian cinema

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 12 2021

American economists David Card, Joshua Angrist and Guido Imbens awarded the 2021 Nobel Prize in Economics

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 12 2021

India ranks 90th in the latest Henley Passport Index 2021, Japan and Singapore top the rankings

Category :  International   Published on: October 12 2021

Aditi Maheshwari takes over as British High Commissioner to India after winning the 'High Commissioner for a Day' contest

Category :  International   Published on: October 12 2021

Two long haul freight trains named "Trishul" and "Garuda" were introduced from Kondapalli station of Vijayawada Division to Khurda Division of East Coast Railway

Category :  National   Published on: October 12 2021

International Girl Child Day celebrated on 11 October all over the world with the theme "Digital Generation, Our Generation".

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 11 2021

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited delivers heaviest ever Semi-cryogenic Propellant Tank (SC120-LOX) to ISRO

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 11 2021

Indian-American astronaut Raja Chari to command NASA's SpaceX Crew-3

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 11 2021

Abdul Qadir Khan, popularly known as AQ Khan, the father of Pakistan's secret nuclear program, died of Corona.

Category :  Obituaries   Published on: October 11 2021

DRDO Chairman Dr. Satish Reddy was awarded the prestigious "Aryabhata award by the Astronautical Society of India (ASI)

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 11 2021

Maria Russa of the Philippines and Dmitry A. Muratov journalists awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2021

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 11 2021

Appointed in 2018. V. Subramaniam quits as Chief Economic Adviser of India after three years in office

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 11 2021

Reliance Industries acquires Norway's REC Solar from China National Bluestar (Group) Co Ltd for $771 million

Category :  Business and economics   Published on: October 11 2021

Air India started in 1930, after being acquired by the Government of India, Tata and Sons again made their name by bidding for 18000 crores

Category :  National   Published on: October 11 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Indian Space Association with the tagline "Bhumandal Se Brahmaand Tak"

Category :  National   Published on: October 11 2021

Weekly Current Affairs (04 Oct – 09 Oct)

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 10 2021

Weekly Current Affairs (04 Oct – 09 Oct)

Category :  International   Published on: October 10 2021

Ghana to host African Paralympic Games to be held in 2023

Category :  International   Published on: October 09 2021

The book "Arthashastri Gandhi" published by Indian entrepreneur and author Jaitirtha Rao

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 09 2021

Maharashtra launches 'Mission Kavach Kundal' with a target to vaccinate 15 lakh people every day

Category :  State   Published on: October 09 2021

Neeraj Chopra's spear gets highest bid of Rs 1.5 crore in e-auction

Category :  National   Published on: October 09 2021

P.L. Haranadh takes over as Chairman of Paradip Port Trust (PPT).

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 09 2021

Telangana develops India's first smartphone based 'e-voting system'

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 09 2021

Five High Courts got nine new judges by the Law Ministry (HC)

Category :  National   Published on: October 09 2021

'MUDRA Toolbox' released by ICMR in five languages including Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam

Category :  National   Published on: October 09 2021

'Swachh Yojana' launched in Andhra Pradesh by Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy

Category :  State   Published on: October 08 2021

World Egg Day celebrated on 8 October with the theme "Eggs for All: Nature's Complete Package"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 08 2021

Indian Air Force Day celebrated in the country as 89th anniversary on 8 October 2021

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 08 2021

Renowned British writer and novelist Abdulrajak Gurnah has been awarded the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 08 2021

Anshu Malik became the first Indian woman to win silver at the World Wrestling Championships held in Oslo, Norway

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 08 2021

WHO approves world's first malaria vaccine named RTS, S/AS01

Category :  International   Published on: October 08 2021

Approval for setting up of PSA Oxygen Plants through PM Cares Fund in 35 states and union territories of the country

Category :  National   Published on: October 08 2021

Chhattisgarh gets fourth tiger reserve in the form of Guru Ghasidas National Park and Tamor Pingla Wildlife Sanctuary

Category :  National   Published on: October 08 2021

Famous white onion of Alibag in Maharashtra gets GI tag

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 07 2021

India's first e-fish market app named 'FishWale' launched by Assam Government

Category :  State   Published on: October 07 2021

World Cotton Day celebrated on 8 October with the theme "More Cotton than You Think"

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 07 2021

Biodegradable polymer produced from guar beans, crab and shrimp shells developed by scientists

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 07 2021

In 2028 the United Arab Emirates will launch a spacecraft to probe an asteroid between Mars and Jupiter

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 07 2021

2021 Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to 'Benjamin List and David WC Macmillan' for their work on asymmetric organocatalysis

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 07 2021

The fifth edition of "GIMEX" between the Indian Navy (IN) and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) began in the Arabian Sea.

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 07 2021

Gurjit Kaur and Harmanpreet Singh were awarded the Player of the Year Trophy at the International Hockey Federation's Hockey Stars Awards 2020/21

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 07 2021

UNICEF's global flagship publication "The State of the World's Children 2021" was released by Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya.

Category :  National   Published on: October 07 2021

First consignment of GI-designated sweet Mihidana arrives in Bahrain

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 06 2021

Kerala's Edyoor Chillies and Kuttiyattoor Mangoes awarded G.I tag

Category :  State   Published on: October 06 2021

Soukuro Manebe, Giorgio Paris and Klaus Hasselmann awarded the 2021 Nobel Prize for Physics

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 06 2021

Appointment of Sahdev Yadav as President of Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWLF)

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 06 2021

Naval exercise 'Milan' will be held in Visakhapatnam next year with 46 countries

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 06 2021

Aishwarya Pratap Singh Tomar won the gold medal in the men's 50m rifle three position event of the ISSF Junior World Championships after Namya Kapoor

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 06 2021

India ended its journey with three bronze medals in the Asian Table Tennis Championships 2021 held in Doha.

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 06 2021

SBI and Indian Navy launch 'NAV-eCash' card on Naval Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya

Category :  Business and economics   Published on: October 06 2021

ADB and Bangladesh Government signed an agreement on USD 400 million for the development of Dhaka-Sylhet highway.

Category :  International   Published on: October 06 2021

Meghalaya's Umngot River declared the cleanest river in India

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 05 2021

Karnataka's Vijayanagara was carved out of Ballari district as the 31st district

Category :  State   Published on: October 05 2021

'Ganga River Dolphin Day' celebrated on 5 October to encourage conservation of dolphins and raise awareness across India.

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 05 2021

World Teacher's Day celebrated on 5 October with the theme 'Teachers at the Heart of Education Recovery'

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 05 2021

David Julius of the United States, and Ardem Patpoutian jointly win the 2021 Nobel Prize in Medicine.

Category :  Awards   Published on: October 05 2021

FC Goa won its first Durand Cup football title by defeating Mohammedan Sporting in the Durand Cup football tournament.

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 05 2021

India's Namya Kapoor won the gold medal in the 25m Air Pistol event of the ISSF Junior World Championships

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 05 2021

Abiy Ahmed becomes Prime Minister of Ethiopia for the second time after 11 months long war.

Category :  International   Published on: October 05 2021

Russia also successfully tested the hypersonic missile "Sircon" with the help of the Severodvinsk nuclear submarine with a range of 620 miles.

Category :  International   Published on: October 05 2021

Dr. Nirod Kumar Barua and Srimanta Sankardev conferred with Biennial Popular Gopinath Bordoloi Award of Government of Assam by Vice President.

Category :  National   Published on: October 05 2021

Nagaland will host the 'National Cross Country Championships' to be held on January 15, 2022.

Category :  State   Published on: October 04 2021

‘Kolam rice’ grown in Wada tehsil of Palghar, Maharashtra gets GI tag.

Category :  State   Published on: October 04 2021

67th National Wildlife Week being celebrated from October 2 to October 8

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 04 2021

World Animal Day celebrated on 4 October with the theme "Forests and Livelihoods: Sustainable People and Planet".

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 04 2021

From October 4 to October 15, 'Exercise Mitra Shakti 21' between the armies of India and Sri Lanka will be held in Sri Lanka.

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 04 2021

Smriti Mandhana became the first Indian woman to score a century in the Day/Night Test held in Queensland, Australia.

Category :  Sports   Published on: October 04 2021

The 'Gandhi Museum' was launched in Noakhali, Bangladesh to commemorate the International Day of Non-Violence and the 152nd birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

Category :  International   Published on: October 04 2021

Launch of 'Jal Jeevan Mission App' by the Prime Minister on the auspicious occasion of Gandhi Jayanti to further improve the 'Jal Jeevan Mission' launched by the Union Ministry of Water in the year 20

Category :  National   Published on: October 04 2021

Manufactured by Khadi Diors and Printers on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, the world's largest hand-woven 1000 kg Khadi tricolor was unveiled in Leh.

Category :  National   Published on: October 04 2021

Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Choudhary became the next Indian Air Force Chief after R.K.S.Bhadauria's retirement.

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 02 2021

Cyclone "Shaheen" became active after Cyclone Gulab.

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 02 2021

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was sentenced to one year in prison for illegally funding the 2012 presidential election.

Category :  International   Published on: October 02 2021

India is set to participate in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) counter-terrorism exercise to be held on October 3 at Pabbi in Nowshera district of Pakistan.

Category :  National   Published on: October 02 2021

The mid-day meal scheme launched in 1995 will now be known as 'PM Nutrition'.

Category :  National   Published on: October 02 2021

On October 16, 2021, NASA will launch spacecraft "Lucy" to study the Trojan asteroids of Jupiter.

Category :  Science and Tech   Published on: October 02 2021

One of Hawaii's active volcanoes,

Category :  International   Published on: October 02 2021

Swachh Bharat Mission – Urban 2.0, AMRUT 2.0 was launched with an aim to ensure that all cities are garbage free and water safe.

Category :  National   Published on: October 02 2021

Sri Lanka banned Chinese organic fertilizer for the second time after the harmful bacteria 'Erwinia' was detected.

Category :  International   Published on: October 02 2021

Najla Bouden Romdhane, nominated by Tunisia's President Kais Saied, became Tunisia's first female prime minister.

Category :  International   Published on: October 02 2021

MSD Pharmaceuticals launched the first gender-neutral Human Papillomavirus Vaccine “Gardasil-9” to eliminate HPV related disease.

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 01 2021

The 'Terms of Reference' for Navy to Navy talks were signed between Rear Admiral Jaswinder Singh of the Indian Navy and Rear Admiral Christopher Smith of the Royal Australian Navy.

Category :  Miscellaneous   Published on: October 01 2021

'International Day of Older Persons' observed on 01 October with the theme Digital Equality for All Ages.

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 01 2021

World Vegetarian Day was observed on 1 October to promote happiness, compassion and competence along with reforming vegetarianism.

Category :  Important Days   Published on: October 01 2021

NBA names Ranveer Singh as its brand ambassador for India on 75th anniversary.

Category :  Appointment/Resignation   Published on: October 01 2021

The fourth edition of the bilateral maritime exercise 'AUSINDEX' was conducted by India-Australia.

Category :  Defense   Published on: October 01 2021

RBI relieves Indian Overseas Bank from corrective action, which has been suffering from high Net-Performing Assets (NPA) and Negative Return on Assets (ROA) since 2015.

Category :  Business and economics   Published on: October 01 2021

India's first all India toll-free helpline 'Elder Line' officially launched by Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.

Category :  National   Published on: October 01 2021

Mukesh Ambani topped the Rich List published by Hurun India for the 10th consecutive year, Gautam Adani got the second place.

Category :  National   Published on: October 01 2021

The 'Nidhi 2.0' scheme was launched by Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to actively promote 'sustainability initiatives' in the tourism sector.

Category :  National   Published on: October 01 2021