Page-5 of Current Affairs - December, 2021

Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements 2021

On December 29, 2021, government released the “Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievement (ARIIA) 2021” award list was released. Key Points Top position was achieved by IIT Madras. It topped the ranking as the most innovative educational institute in India in technical category. IIT Madras won this recognition for the third consecutive time. Institutes ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: December 30, 2021

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for December 30, 2021 INDIA – AIM (Atal Innovation Mission) and NITI Aayog release 2nd edition of ‘Innovations for You’ and ‘The Ingenious Tinkerers’ – Sikkim Governor Ganga Prasad. inaugurates road named after Prime Minister Modi – Indian Army sets up Quantum Lab at Military College of ..

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Telangana: First large state to complete 100 per cent 1st dose Covid vaccination

The State of Telangana has become India’s first state to compete 100 per cent 1st dose Covid-19 vaccination. Key Points This milestone was achieved with the efforts of all health workers, including the ASHA workers and ANMs to doctors. Telangana has vaccinated 2.77 crore citizens with the first dose. State is ahead of national average ..

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India: Launch of 27 Border Infrastructure Projects

On December 28, 2021, Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh virtually inaugurated 24 bridges and three roads, which have been constructed by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO). Key Points These bridges and roads have been constructed across four States and two Union Territories in India On the occasion, Defence Minister commended BRO for completing these projects, despite ..

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Indian Music on flights and at airports

Accepting the request of Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), the Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia advised airlines in India to play Indian music on their flights and at airports in India. Key Points This decision was taken as music played by most airlines worldwide is quintessential of country to which the airline belongs. For ..

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