Page-100 of Current Affairs Today - Current Affairs - 2020-2021

CORBEVAX’ gets DCGI approval for Clinical trials

The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) gave approval to another indigenous COVID-19 vaccine candidate called CORBEVAX for two clinical trials. Highlights Vaccine maker Biological E received approval to conduct phase two and three clinical trials on children between five to eighteen years of age. Department of Biotechnology (DBT) and Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council ..

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World Social Protection Report 2020-22- Highlights

World Social Protection Report 2020-22 was released by International Labour Organisation (ILO) on September 1, 2021. Key Findings of report As per report, more than half of the world population are not getting any form of social protection. This trend of no social protection is there even after expansion of social protections amidst the global ..

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Ladakh’s New State animal and State bird

Ladakh adopted two endangered species, snow leopard and black-necked crane, as its State animal and State bird respectively on September 1, 2021. Key Points Ladakh adopted these species two years after it was separate Union created as a separate Union Territory (UT) from the erstwhile State of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K). Snow leopard and black-necked ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: September 4, 2021

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for September 4, 2021 INDIA – Tunnel reaching Red Fort discovered at Delhi Legislative Assembly – Hansa New Generation (NG) aircraft, designed and developed by CSIR-NAL, successfully makes its maiden flight – Ayush Ministry launches campaign “AYUSH AAPKE DWAR” of distributing medicinal plants ECONOMY & CORPORATE – ..

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FM chairs 24th meeting of FSDC

Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, chaired the 24th meeting of Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi. Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) FSDC is an apex-level body that was set by the government of India in order to create a super regulatory body. Its establishment was first recommended by the Raghuram ..

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