Current Affairs Today - Current Affairs - 2020-2021

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CSIR-CMERI Solar DC Cooking System- Key Facts

CSIR-CMERI has handed over the “CSIR-CMERI developed Solar DC Cooking System” to Asansol Braille Academy in West Bengal on September 22, 2021. CSIR-CMERI developed Solar DC Cooking System This Solar DC Cooking System is a “Solar Energy based Cooking System” that comprises of solar PV panel, battery bank, charge controller and cooking oven. Technology provides ..

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Lunar Crater Named After Matthew Henson

The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has named a Lunar crater at the south pole of the moon after the Arctic explorer Matthew Henson. Key Points Matthew Henson was a Black man who was one of the first people who stand at the very top of the world, in 1909. Proposal to name the crater after ..

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Leh to host first edition of Himalayan Film Festival

Leh is all set to host the first edition of the Himalayan Film Festival, which is starting from September 24, 2021. Key Points The film festival will be inaugurated by Information and Broadcasting Minister, Anurag Thakur, on September 24. Himalayan Film festival will run for five days from September 24 to 28. Ladakh is hosting ..

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India-UAE negotiations for Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement

India and United Arab Emirates (UAE) have launched the negotiations for a mutually beneficial comprehensive economic partnership agreement on September 22, 2021. Highlights First round of CEPA negotiations will be held on September 23 and 24. Both the countries aim to conclude the negotiations by December 2021. Once the negotiations are concluded, they will sign ..

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IPCC report: Sea level rise is certain

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) recently published the Assessment Report from Working Group I titled “Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis”. The report call for is a clear climate action. Key Points IPCC report provides one of the most expansive scientific reviews on science and impacts of climate change. It discussed five different ..

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