Google Doodle honoured Canadian-American Educator, Physician, Christian Chaplain, Sports Coach and Inventor of Basketball-- Dr. James Naismith on 15 January 2021. Read the article to know more about him in detail.
Henley and Partners Passport Index 2021 released a list of world's most powerful passports on 5 January 2021. Japan topped the list while Afghanistan ranked at 110th position. India ranked at 85th position, sharing rank with Tajikistan with a visa score of 58.
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The ninth round of talks between the Centre and the farmers is scheduled on 15 January 2021 after the eighth round of talks remained inconclusive. The SC has stayed the implementation of the three Farm Acts 2020 and has constituted a four-member committee to make recommendations on the same within two months.
Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman unveiled his newest vision to diversify the country’s economy beyond oil: 'A city with no cars, roads or carbon emissions' under mega-city project NEOM.
PM Modi inaugurated the National Atomic Timescale and Bhartiya Nirdeshak Dravya Pranali and laid the Foundation Stone of National Environmental Standards Laboratory at the National Meteorology Conclave via a video conference on January 4, 2021.
The new strain of the Sars-CoV-2 virus is known as VUI - 202012/01 (the first Variant Under Investigation in December 2020) or the lineage B.1.1.7. As per the Union Health Ministry, a total of 96 people have been infected with the new strain of COVD-19 (12 January 2021). No new cases have been found in the past 24 hours.
On 6 January 2021, the United States Capitol was attacked by a mob of rioters in an effort to prevent Congress from formalizing Joe Biden’s victory. However, this was not the first time that the U.S. Capitol was attacked.
As the exams for various government jobs are nearing, Jagran Josh brings you a set of 10 questions every day based on Static and Current events to brush up your memory. Solve these questions to be fully prepared for the exams.