Current Affairs - May, 2022

National Achievement Survey 2021 report

The National Achievement Survey 2021 report was released by the Union Ministry of Education. What is National Achievement Survey? National Achievement Survey (NAS) is a national-level assessment survey conducted to evaluate the progress and learning achievement of school students. It provides a system-level reflection on the effectiveness of school education and is useful to chalk ..

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State of Global Climate Report 2021

The State of the Global Climate Report 2021 has been released by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). According to the report, four key climate change indicators which are sea-level rise, greenhouse gas concentrations, ocean acidification, and ocean heat set new records in 2021. This shows that human activities are causing planetary level changes in the ..

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Sale of Hindustan Zinc stake

The Union Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the sale of the government’s remaining stake of 29.5% in Hindustan Zinc Limited (HZL). At the current market price, the sale of the government’s 29.5% stake will fetch the government Rs 38,062 crore. Why government is selling its stake in Hindustan Zinc? The sale of ..

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US Order to improve Policing

US President Joe Biden recently signed an executive order to improve accountability in policing. When the order was signed? The order was signed on the second anniversary of George Floyd’s death. Since the George Floyd incident, many started demanding police reforms. But, the delay in reforms reflects the challenges in addressing racism, excessive use of ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: May 28, 2022

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for May 28, 2022. INDIA – PM inaugurates two-day ‘Bharat Drone Mahotsav 2022’ in New Delhi – New Delhi: Iconic rifle, helmet at India Gate shifted to National War Memorial – India and UAE sign MoU to establish a framework to facilitate and enhance bilateral cooperation on ..

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