Page-3 of current affairs - september, 2022
Hurricane Ian has hit the US state of Florida. Key facts Category 4 storm Ian hit Florida’s southwestern coast. As one of the most powerful storms in the US history, it has torn apart homes and buildings, leaving some residents stranded. It made landfall near Cayo Costa with the maximum sustained wind speed of 150 ..
Topics: Climate change • Global warming and hurricanes • Hurricanes • Meteorological history of Hurricane Maria • Natural Disaster • Natural Disasters • Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale • Tropical Storm • United States
The fourth tiger reserve has been notified by the Uttar Pradesh Government. Key facts The state cabinet has approved the notification of Uttar Pradesh’s fourth tiger reserve in the Ranipur Wildlife Sanctuary (RWS) in Chitrakoot district under the Wild life (Protection) Act of 1972. While this wildlife sanctuary does not host tigers of its own, ..
Topics: Dudhwa Tiger Reserve • National Tiger Conservation Authority • Pilibhit Tiger Reserve • Project Tiger • Project Tiger 1973 • Tiger Reserves • Tiger reserves of India • Uttar Pradesh • Uttar Pradesh Government • Wildlife Protection • Wildlife Protection Act • Wildlife Protection Act (WPA) 1972 • Wildlife Protection Act 1972
Kerala recently unveiled a draft industrial policy. Key features The new industrial policy would be released in January 2023 and it will be effective from April 1 of the same year. The draft industrial policy focuses on upgradation of skills required for the jobs of future, industries and technologies of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 and ..
The MSME ministry organized a national SC-ST hub conclave in Gujarat. Key facts The Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) organized the event on September 28 to raise awareness about the National SC-ST Hub (NSSH) scheme and other schemes of the union ministry. The event witnessed the participation of more than 300 entrepreneurs ..
Topics: Growth of MSMEs • Ministry of Micro • Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprise • MSME Ministry • National Small Industries Corporation • National Small Industries Corporation Limited (NSIC) • Public Procurement • SC/ST • SC/ST welfare programmes • Small and Medium Enterprises
World Heart Day is observed on September 29. Key facts World Heart Day is observed across the globe to raise awareness about the growing concerns regarding heart health, cardiovascular illnesses, the adverse effects of over-exercising on the heart etc. It also highlights the importance of heart care and its positive outcome on health. The theme ..
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
The VSHORADS missile have been successfully tested at the Integrated Test Range in Chandipur, Odisha. Key facts The Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) conducted two successful tests of Very Short Range Air Defence System (VSHORADS) missile in Odisha recently. The VSHORADS is a man portable air defence system (MANPADS) designed and developed by DRDO ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs