Page-33 of Current Affairs - September, 2021

Atlas of Mortality and Economic Losses from Weather, Climate and Water Extremes (1970-2019)

Atlas of Mortality and Economic Losses from Weather, Climate and Water Extremes (1970-2019) was released on September 1, 2021. Key Findings According to the atlas, developed nations incurred the bulk of $3.6tn in economic losses because of severe weather events in past five decades. High death tolls in poorer countries have been partly reduced by ..

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Yoshihide Suga to step down as Japan PM

Prime minister of Japan, Yoshihide Suga, will not run for re-election as the party leader in September. Key Points Yoshihide Suga had been appointed as Prime Minister in 2020 after the resignation of Shinzo Abe. Suga announced to end his tenure as his approval ratings dropped to an all-time low. State of emergency in Japan ..

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Suhas Yathiraj: 1st IAS officer to win Paralympics medal

Suhas Lalinakere Yathiraj, current district magistrate of Noida, has become the first IAS officer to win Paralympics medal. Key Points He ended his campaign with the winning of historic silver. He lost gold to top seed Lucas Mazur of France in the men’s singles SL4 class final at the Tokyo Paralympics on September 5. Mazur ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: September 6, 2021

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for September 6, 2021 INDIA – President Ram Nath Kovind confers National Teachers’ Award on 44 teachers – Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan confers AICTE- Visvesvaraya Best Teacher Award on 17 faculty members in Engineering and Technology – Union Minister Jitendra Singh inaugurates X-band doppler weather radar in ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: September 5, 2021

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for September 5, 2021 INDIA – Assam: Government signs peace accord with 5 insurgent groups in Karbi Anglong region – Supreme Court recommends record 68 names for 12 High Courts – Former Calcutta HC Chief Justice Manjula Chellur to monitor probe into post-poll violence in West Bengal ..

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