Page-4 of Current Affairs - September, 2021

36th International Coastal Clean-up Day- Highlights

The 36th International Coastal Clean-up Day was celebrated on September 18, 2021, for the tenth consecutive year. Highlights The day was celebrated by the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) at Visakhapatnam. As part of the day, ENC carried the Coastal Clean-up Drive at Yarada Beach, Bheemili Beach and other sea fronts in the premises of Naval ..

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India-El Salvador: Third Foreign Office Consultations held

India and El Salvador held their Third Foreign Office Consultations in San Salvador on September 17, 2021. Highlights Indian side was led by Secretary (East), Riva Ganguly Das while and El Salvadoran side was led by Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Integration & Economic Promotion, Ambassador Adriana Maria Mira. During the consultations, both of them ..

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“Ek Pahal Campaign” launched for Justice delivery at doorstep

The Ministry of Law and Justice has launched a Pan-India Special Campaign called “Ek Pahal Drive” for Justice Delivery at doorstep on September 17, 2021. Key Points The campaign was launched in a bid to encourage mass registration under Tele-Law. The campaign was launched by Department of Justice and NALSA. This campaign seeks to actualize ..

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45th GST Council Meeting-Highlights

45th GST council Meeting was chaired by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on September 17, 2021 in Lucknow. Discussions over bringing petrol & diesel under the GST regime was discussed and several key decisions were taken. Highlights Issue of Petrol & Diesel was discussed as Kerala High Court had questioned it. However, Council decided not to ..

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Earthshot Prize: Two Indian Projects to get the Prize

On September 17, 2021 two Indian Projects have been selected to get the Environment Prize. Key Points One of the selected projects is- Solar-Powered Ironing Cart project that has been designed by a 14-year-old Tamil Nadu schoolgirl. Second project is- Agricultural Waste Recycling Concept developed by an entrepreneur from Delhi. Total of 15 finalists have ..

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