Page-48 of Current Affairs - April, 2022

WWF Report on Online Wildlife Trade

The World Wildlife Fund has released a report stating that in Myanmar illegal purchases of wildlife online are increasing which is causing a threat to both endangered species and public health. Findings of the report Following the 2021 military takeover causing political turmoil, enforcement of bans on such transactions has weakened. By 74 percent such ..

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Global Collaboration Advanced Vaccinology Training

Indian experts who are managing the programme for national covid-19 immunization are collaborating with specialists from other countries to devise a comprehensive vaccinology-related training programme. Overview: In a ‘Global Collaboration Advanced Vaccinology Training’ meeting, the Indian specialists have participated. This meeting was held in Geneva. In this meeting discussions were held regarding the need for ..

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India’s Contribution to UN Women

USD 500,000 has been contributed by India to the UN Women, the United Nations agency for women empowerment and gender equality. Overview: The contribution was made by India to reaffirm the country’s valued partnership of gender parity and development that are women-led. India will be working with the UN Women to further boost their relationships. ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: April 4, 2022

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for April 4, 2022. INDIA – Andhra Pradesh to have 13 new districts starting from April 4; total now 26 – World Health Organization (WHO) suspends UN supply of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin vaccine for Covid-19 following deficiencies found during inspection – IONS (Indian Ocean Naval Symposium) holds ..

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World Autism Awareness Day

Annually, on 2nd April, World Autism Awareness Day is celebrated across the world to spread awareness about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects the social interaction and communication skills of a person. Overview ASD symptoms can be detected before a child turns three years old. This disorder is generally caused ..

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India’s Warmest Days in 121 Years

The analysis of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has shown that India has recorded its warmest March days, on average, in 121 years. The maximum temperature across the nation crossed 1.86°C above normal. Overview: This figure was mostly due to large deviations in the northwest and central India’s maximum temperature. In terms of daily temperatures ..

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