Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: December 9, 2022

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for December 9, 2022


  • Election results 2022: BJP wins 156 seats and sweeps Gujarat; Congress returns to power in Himachal Pradesh; AAP to turn national party.
  • Rajya Sabha clears Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill, to strengthen the protection of endangered species and raise punishment for illegal trade in wildlife.
  • Earthquake of 3.7 magnitude hits Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
  • 100% Work From Home allowed for employees of IT/ITeS units in Special Economic Zones (SEZs)
  • Road transport Ministry to launch Surety bonds insurance product for infrastructure sector on December 19
  • Greater Chennai Corporation launches World Bank’s flagship Gender Toolkit
  • Quaide Milleth Award for Probity in Political / Public Life 2022 awarded to Dravidar Kazhagam president K. Veeramani and The Wire (India) Media


  • ADB approves USD 780 million loan to expand Chennai metro rail network
  • Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) says Rural India adds 4.3 million jobs in November; marginal rise in employment in urban India.
  • Electoral bonds worth ₹676 crore sold during 23rd phase in November.
  • RBI signs Currency Swap Agreement with Maldives Monetary Authority
  • IRDAI proposes long-term motor insurance policies


  • White House supports passage of bill that eliminates per country quota on green cards
  • Sweden and Nepal study India’s digital rollout of health assurance scheme (AB PM-JAY)
  • EU court rules Google must delete inaccurate search results
  • Dina Boluarte becomes Peru’s first female president after former president Pedro Castillo is impeached


  • FIFA World Cup Football: Quarter-final matches kicks off in Qatar
  • Indian shuttler Anish Thoppani clinches silver medal in U-15 category at Badminton Asia Junior Championships


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