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BRO receives Guinness World Records for world’s highest motorable road in Ladakh – All you need to know

Nov 17, 2021
BRO has received the Guinness World Records certificate for constructing and blacktopping the world’s highest motorable road at 19,024 feet at Umlingla Pass.

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Women allowed to join National Defence Academy, given permanent commission: Centre to Supreme Court

Sep 8, 2021
The Central Government has informed the Supreme Court that women will now be allowed to join the National Defence Academy. The decision was taken after having consultations with the Chiefs of Army, Indian Air Force and Navy. 

Delhi gets two smog towers: What is a smog tower? Why is it significant?- Check details

Sep 7, 2021
Smog Towers are structures that are designed to work as large-scale air purifiers. After the polluted air enters the smog tower, it is further purified by the multiple layers before being re-circulated into the atmosphere.

India at Tokyo Paralympics: Check full List of Indian Paralympic Medal Winners and India’s final Medal Tally

Sep 6, 2021
India's medal tally at Paralympics 2020: India won a total of 19 medals at Tokyo Paralympics 2020, including 5 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze. Check full list of Indian Paralympic Medal Winners here. 

What is 'Karbi Anglong Agreement' that centre has signed? Who are Karbis

Sep 5, 2021
Karbis is a major ethnic community of Assam, which is presently splintered into various groups and factions. 

UAE, Uruguay, Bangladesh admitted as new members in BRICS Bank 

Sep 5, 2021
The five founding members of the New Development Bank include Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

Indian Army signs contract to procure over 100 SkyStrikers: What is a SkyStriker? Know Key Features

Sep 3, 2021
The SkyStrikers will be capable of carrying ammunition and conduct strikes at far-off targets.  It will be a sort of an invisible, silent and surprise attacker.

Corbevax COVID vaccine: Biological E vaccine gets DGCI approval to conduct phase 2/3 trials on children

Sep 2, 2021
Biological E’s anti-coronavirus shot Corbevax is an RBD protein sub-unit vaccine, which is currently undergoing phase 2/3 clinical trials on adults.

AYUSH Ministry launches Y-Break App – All you need to know

Sep 2, 2021
The Ministry of AYUSH has launched the Y-Break App as a 5-minute yoga protocol for office goers. Read to know what is Y-Break App?

RBI to set up five-member panel on new umbrella entity licenses

Sep 2, 2021
New umbrella entities are for-profit entities that will be set up to manage payments in the retail space. 

Actor Sidharth Shukla passes away due to heart attack

Sep 2, 2021
Big Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla has passed away due to heart attack. He was just 40 years old. 

Ramon Magsaysay Award 2021 Winners: 5 Winners Announced – Know All About Them Here

Sep 2, 2021
Ramon Magsaysay Award 2021 Winners:  Bangladeshi vaccine scientist Dr. Firdausi Qadri, Filipino fisher Roberto Ballon and humanitarian worker Steven Muncy have been named among the five winners of the Ramon Magsaysay Awards 2021. Check full list of winners here. 

ICC Test Rankings: Joe Root ranked world's number one Test batsman after nearly 6 years, Rohit Sharma surpasses Virat Kohli

Sep 1, 2021
ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings: India's Rohit Sharma has surpassed skipper Virat Kohli to be ranked fifth, becoming the highest-ranked Indian in the latest ICC Men’s Test Player Rankings. Check full ICC Men's Test Rankings here. 

Current Affairs Quiz: 1 September 2021

Sep 1, 2021
The day’s updated Current Affairs quizzes cover topics such as free water scheme, world's highest motorable road,  BH series number plate and new C.1.2  COVID-19 variant among others. 
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