Page-4 of Current Affairs - October, 2021

TRUTH Social: Donald Trump’s New Social Media Platform

Former US President, Donald Trump, has launched his own social media network called “TRUTH Social”. Key Facts This platform was launched after Donald Trump faced bans from Facebook and Twitter. Trump’s social media platform will stand up to the pattern of Big Tech. This app is likely to be the first project of “Trump Media ..

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India’s stand in UN Global Sustainable Transport Conference

Second UN Global Sustainable Transport Conference was recently concluded, in which India strongly opposed the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and CPEC projects of China. Key Points The UN Global Sustainable Transport Conference was held between October 14 to October 16. During the conference Indian side noted that, India shares the desire of international community of ..

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Japan: Mount Aso volcano erupts at Kyushu Island

Mount Aso volcano in Japan, erupted on October 20, 2021 and emitted a giant column of ash to about thousands of metres into the sky. Highlights No injuries were reported immediately and People were warned not to go towards volcano as it ejected hot gas and ash. The volcano ejected gas and ash up to ..

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UNEP report: Fossil fuel plans evade Paris limits

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) recently released its report called “2021 Production Gap Report”. According to the report, government’s plan to produce fossil fuels will evade the Paris Deal limits. Key Points Report measures the gap between “governments’ planned production of coal, gas & oil” and “global production levels in consistent with the limits of ..

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Sri Lanka receives first consignment of Nano Nitrogen Liquid Fertilizer from India

Sri Lanka has received the first consignment of non-harmful Nano Nitrogen liquid fertiliser from India on October 20, 2021. Key Facts Of all, India sent 3.1 million litres of high quality non-harmful Nano Nitrogen liquid fertiliser. The fertilizer will help Sri Lanka in the cultivation of maize and paddy. Background Sri Lanka imported the Nano ..

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