10th September 2021 Current Affairs

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Daily Important GK Update of tenth September 2021 defending the subsequent data headlines: Emergency Landing Facility, Cuba, Bank of Baroda, National Fertilizers Ltd, NIRF India Ranking 2021.

National News

1. Uttarakhand, Punjab, Tamil Nadu get new governors

  • President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Lt Gen Gurmit Singh, who retired as a result of the deputy chief of Army, governor of Uttarakhand, a submit which fell vacant after Baby Rani Maurya tendered her resignation.
  • According to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique, President Ram Nath Kovind accepted the resignation of Maurya and appointed Singh as a result of the governor of the state.
  • The President moreover appointed Banwarilal Purohit, in the intervening time the Governor of Tamil Nadu, as a result of the Governor of Punjab. 
  • R.N.Ravi, presently the Governor of Nagaland, has been made the Governor of Tamil Nadu. 
  • Professor Jagdish Mukhi, Governor of Assam is appointed to discharge the capabilities of the Governor of Nagaland alongside together with his private duties until widespread preparations are made.

2. India’s 1st Emergency Landing Facility on National Highway in Rajasthan

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  • Union Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh and Union Highways Minister, Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the Emergency Landing Facility on a National Highway in Rajasthan.
  • This emergency landing facility has been constructed on the Satta-Gandhav stretch of National Highway (NH) 925A in Barmer, Rajasthan.
  • This is the first time {{that a}} nationwide freeway (NH-925) will in all probability be used for the emergency landing of IAF airplane. The enterprise will value ₹765.52 crores beneath the Bharatmala Pariyojana.
  • The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has developed a 3-km half of the Satta-Gandhav stretch of NH-925A, as an emergency landing facility (ELF) for the IAF.

International News

3. Cuba turns into first nation in world to begin vaccinating toddlers

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  • Cuba grew to change into the first nation on this planet to vaccinate children from the age of two in opposition to COVID-19, using home-grown jabs not recognised by the World Health Organisation.
  • The communist island of 11.2 million people targets to inoculate all its children sooner than reopening schools which have been closed for basically essentially the most half since March 2020.
  • Countries akin to China, the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela have launched they plan to vaccinate youthful children, nonetheless Cuba is the first to take motion. The Cuban vaccines, the first developed in Latin America, have not undergone worldwide, scientific peer evaluation.

Appointments News

4. RBI approves re-appointment of V. Vaidyanathan as MD & CEO of IDFC FIRST Bank

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  • The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has granted its approval for the re-appointment of V. Vaidyanathan as a result of the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer (‘MD & CEO’) of the IDFC First Bank.
  • Vaidyanathan has been appointed for an additional interval of three years, which is able to in all probability be environment friendly from December 19, 2021. He first took price as a result of the MD & CEO of IDFC FIRST Bank in December 2018, after the merger of IDFC Bank and Capital First.

Important notes for all competitive exams:

  • IDFC First Bank Headquarters: Mumbai;
  • IDFC First Bank Founded: October 2015.

5. Nirlep Singh Rai is new CMD of National Fertilizers Ltd

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  • State-owned fertiliser company National Fertilizers Ltd (NFL) has Nirlep Singh Rai has been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director of the company.
  • In a regulatory submitting, NFL educated that Nirlep Singh Rai, Director (Technical), has been appointed as Chairman & Managing Director, on the Board of the company with impression from the date of his assumption of price.

Important notes for all competitive exams:

  • National Fertilizers Ltd Headquarters: Noida;
  • National Fertilizers Ltd Founded: 1 September 1979.

Banking News

6. Govt appoints 10 service supplier bankers for managing IPO of LIC

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  • The authorities of India has appointed 10 service supplier bankers for managing the Initial Public Offering of Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
  • The IPO of LIC is extra more likely to be launched throughout the January-March quarter of 2022. The perform of service supplier bankers throughout the case of IPO is of Issue administration, Promotional actions, Credit syndication, Project counselling, and Portfolio administration, and lots of others.
  • The determine of these service supplier bankers are- Goldman Sachs (India) Securities, Citigroup Global Markets India, Nomura Financial Advisory and Securities India, SBI Capital Market, JM Financial, Axis Capital, BofA Securities, JP Morgan India, ICICI Securities, and Kotak Mahindra Capital Co Ltd.

7. Bank of Baroda’s launches digital platform ‘bob World’

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  • Bank of Baroda has launched the launch of its digital banking platform named ‘bob World’. The aim of the platform is to produce all banking suppliers beneath one roof. The pilot test of the platform began on August 23, 2021.
  • Over 220 suppliers will in all probability be converged into one single app, defending virtually 95 per cent of all retail banking suppliers, which is likely to be accessed by purchasers domestically and globally.
  • bob World’ will provide a big gamut of banking providers and merchandise, to be rolled out in phases, beneath 4 key pillars — Save, Invest, Borrow and Shop. It has moreover built-in e-commerce to produce a healthful and rewarding experience of banking and previous, beneath one roof to the purchasers.

Important notes for all competitive exams:

  • Bank Of Baroda Headquarters: Vadodara, Gujarat, India;
  • Bank Of Baroda Chairman: Hasmukh Adhia;
  • Bank Of Baroda MD & CEO: Sanjiv Chadha.

Ranks and Reports News

8. IIT Madras Retains Top Spot in Overall Category of NIRF India Ranking 2021

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  • The Union Minister of Education, Dharmendra Pradhan launched the NIRF India Rankings 2021, on September 09, 2021, through video conferencing.
  • The NIRF India Rankings 2021 is the sixth model of the annual file which ranks larger educational institutions throughout the nation based mostly totally on aim requirements to promote competitive excellence.
  • In Overall Winner: The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has retained the best spot throughout the normal class.

List of Winners:

  • Overall: Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras)
  • University: Indian Institute of Science, (IISc) Bangaluru
  • Management: Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad
  • College: Miranda House, Delhi
  • Pharmacy: Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi
  • Medical: All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Delhi
  • Engineering: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras
  • Architecture: Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
  • Dental: Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Udupi
  • Law: National Law School of India University (NLSUI), Bengaluru
  • Research Institutions: Indian Institute of Science, (IISc) Bangalore

Business News

9. ADB approves $300 million mortgage to extend rural connectivity in Maharashtra

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  • The authorities of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed a USD 300 million mortgage as additional financing to scale up the event of rural connectivity to help improve the agricultural financial system throughout the state of Maharashtra. This is together with USD 200 million financings, authorised by ADB in August 2019.
  • The additional financing for the persevering with Maharashtra Rural Connectivity Improvement Project will help improve an extra 1,100 rural roads and 230 bridges for a whole dimension of two,900 kilometres (km) in 34 districts.
  • The ongoing enterprise with $200 million financings, authorised in August 2019, is already enhancing and sustaining the state of affairs and safety of two,100 km of rural roads all through Maharashtra.

Important notes for all competitive exams:

  • Maharashtra Governor: Bhagat Singh Koshyari;
  • Maharashtra Capital: Mumbai;
  • Maharashtra CM: Uddhav Thackeray.

10. ADB approves $112 million mortgage to boost water present in Jharkhand

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  • Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India have signed a USD 112 million mortgage to develop water present infrastructure and strengthen capacities of metropolis native our our bodies (ULBs) for improved service provide in 4 cities throughout the state of Jharkhand. This is the first enterprise of ADB throughout the state of Jharkhand.
  • The enterprise will in all probability be ADB’s first metropolis enterprise throughout the state and help arrange a model for regular water present combined with protection reforms for the sustainable operation which is likely to be replicated by completely different low-income states for providing safe consuming water to metropolis households as envisaged beneath nationwide Jal Jeevan Mission.

Important notes for all competitive exams:

  • President of ADB: Masatsugu Asakawa; Headquarters: Manila, Philippines.

Awards News

11. Trichy Golden Rock Workshop baggage biggest Energy Efficient Unit Award

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  • The Golden Rock Railway Workshop (GOC), Tiruchchirappalli has bagged twenty second National Award for Excellence in Energy Management from the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) for having adopted and carried out assorted energy conservation measures.
  • GOC Workshop is the o­nly workshop of Indian Railways to have acquired the award this yr. The National Awards for Excellence in Energy Management is instituted by CII, to catalyze important and progressive practices throughout the energy effectivity sector.
  • CII conducts this annual event to acknowledge and award excellence in energy administration among the many many industrial sector and railway workshops all through the nation and facilitate sharing of knowledge o­n biggest practices & utilized sciences.

Important Days

12. World Suicide Prevention Day: 10 September

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  • International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) observes World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) on 10 September yearly. The aim of right now is to spice up consciousness throughout the globe that suicide is likely to be prevented.
  • The theme for the 2021 World Suicide Prevention Day is “Creating hope through action”.
  • The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) collaborates with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH) to host World Suicide Prevention Day with assorted actions all around the world since 2003.

Important notes for all competitive exams:

  • IASP Founded by the late Professor Erwin Ringel and Dr Norman Farberow in 1960.

13. World EV Day: September 9

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  • World EV Day is observed on September 9 yearly. The day marks the celebration of e-mobility. Special consciousness campaigns are organised globally to educate people about some great benefits of electrical vehicles.
  • World EV Day was an initiative created by the sustainability media agency GreenTV.
  • The first World EV day was observed in 2020. China is an important EV market on this planet. It was largely a social media advertising marketing campaign that impressed drivers to recognise some great benefits of electrical vehicles and make a dedication that the next car they drive will in all probability be electrical and by no means run on typical fuels.

Miscellaneous News

14. India’s first extreme ash coal gasification primarily based methanol manufacturing plant inaugurated

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  • India’s first indigenously Designed High Ash Coal Gasification Based Methanol Production Plant at Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) Research and Development Centre, Hyderabad was inaugurated.
  • The enterprise was funded by the Department of Science and Technology, which provided a Rs 10 crore grant, on the initiative of NITI Aayog, PMO-India and the Ministry of Coal.
  • The facility can create 0.25 ton per day (TPD) Methanol from extreme ash Indian coal using a 1.2 TPD Fluidized mattress gasifier.
  • The purity of the crude methanol produced is between 98 and 99.5 per cent.

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