Page-3 of Current Affairs - December, 2021
On December 30, 2021, the Sahitya Akademi announced its prestigious “Sahitya Akademi Awards, Yuva Puraskar as well as Bal Sahitya Puraskar” for 2021 in various languages. Sahitya Akademi Award 2021 The Sahitya Akademy Award 2021 was given in 20 Indian languages. Namita Gokhale received it in English for her novel titled ‘Things to Leave Behind’. ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for December 31, 2021 INDIA – Sahitya Akademi announces winners of its Sahitya Akademi Awards 2021 in 21 languages; Namita Gokhale won in English for her novel ‘Things to Leave Behind’ – Sahitya Akademi announces winners of its Yuva Puraskar in 22 languages; Megha Majumdar wins in ..
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On December 29, 2021, the BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) announced to add Egypt as its new member. Key Points Egypt is the fourth new member admitted into NDB, following Bangladesh, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Uruguay. Inclusion of Egypt has further expanded the global outreach of BRICS Bank. How this move will benefit Egypt? ..
Category: International Current Affairs
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) released its Financial Stability Report on December 29, 2021. Key Points According to the report, stress tests have revealed that gross non-performing assets (GNPAs) of banks is likely to jump from 6.9 percent in September 2021 to 8.1 percent in September 2022 under the baseline scenario. While under a ..
NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission released compendium of innovations on December 29, 2021. Highlights The compendium focuses on agriculture featuring 70 start-ups as well as on collection of 41 innovations in technology. Both the books are celebration of success stories of young innovators of India. ‘Innovations for You’- compendium ‘Innovations for You’ is a compendium ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs