Page-3 of Current Affairs - February, 2021

CSE’s State of Environment Report- Highlights

The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has released its State of Environment Report, 2021 on February 25, 2021. The report highlighted how the Covid-19 pandemic will impact the children across world. Key Findings The report highlighted that the pandemic will impact the 375 million children across the world. Children including from newborns to 14-year-olds ..

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Current Affairs – February 27, 2021 [Today’s News Headlines]

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for February 27, 2021 India Govt puts ‘significant social media intermediary’ threshold at 5 mn registered users The government on February 26, 2021 specified 5 million registered users in India as the threshold for a social media intermediary to be considered a significant social media intermediary in ..

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Current Affairs – February 26, 2021 [Daily News Digest]

GKToday provides daily summary of important Current Affairs Topics selected from National and International News. Here is the list of articles covered under Current Affairs February 26, 2021. Central Team Report on Odisha Elephant Deaths In the month of January-February six elephants died at the Karlapat Wildlife Sanctuary in Kalahandi. Following that, a central team was ..

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RBI’s Report on Currency and Finance 2020-21

A Currency and Finance (RCF) report by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) official has recommended that, the time span that was considered to measure whether monetary policy-setting panel has failed in achieving its objectives or not should be of four quarters rather than current time period of three-quarter. However, RBI made it clear that the ..

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B.1.526: New contagious Covid-19 variant

A new highly contagious Covid-19 variant, which is being called as B.1.526, is causing severe damage in the city of New York. Key Points A study published on the Columbia University website states that the new Covid-19 variant is carrying a highly dangerous mutation which have the potential to weaken the efficacy of the vaccine. ..

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WHO Chief lauds India for supporting “Vaccine Equality”

The Director-General of World Health Organisation (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, lauded India and the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, for sharing the Covid-19 vaccines and supporting the “Vaccine Equality” across the world. Highlights The Chief of WHO also hoped that other countries will follow the same path to distribute the vaccines equally. WHO chief ..

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