Page-4 of Current Affairs - April, 2021

Import of 17 medical devices allowed

The Government of India recently allowed import of seventeen medical devices to provide relief to the COVID-19 patients. However, the importer should make mandatory declarations under Legal Metrology Rules, 2011. Which devices were allowed? The Department of Consumer Affairs has allowed the import of the following devices: Nebulizers oxygen concentrators CPAP and BIPAP devices Vacuum ..

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National Commission for Women: WhatsApp Number for Pregnant Women

The National Commission for Women recently launched the WhatsApp number for pregnant women. The helpline number is 9354954224. It is a “message only” helpline number. It will provide round the clock medical assistance to expectant mothers all over the country. The National Commission for Women has set up a dedicated team to look after the ..

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Why were the Goa Infra Projects red flagged?

The Central Empowerment Committee appointed by the Supreme Court recently raised serious concerns of Environmental Impact in Goa. This was related to the double tracking of the railway line between Kulem of Goa and Castle Rock in Karnataka. What did the Committee say? According to the committee, the Railway project will destroy the fragile eco ..

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Current Affairs 2021: Today’s News Headlines: April 30, 2021

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for April 30, 2021: India Centre, States failed to prepare for predictable second wave: International Commission of Jurists National Commission for Women (NCW) launches WhatsApp helpline number 9354954224 for pregnant women HAL’s Advanced Light Helicopter Dhruv demonstrates deck operations capabilities in ship-borne trials Covid-19: Bharat Biotech reduces ..

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Top 10 International Current Affairs Questions – April, 2021

Which country has released the world’s first animal vaccine against the novel coronavirus? Answer: Russia The ‘Muktijoddha Scholarship scheme’ is provided to the students of which country, by the Government of India? Answer: Bangladesh Which country has rejected the proposal for imports of sugar and cotton from India? Answer: Pakistan Which country has witnessed the full bloom of ..

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