Current Affairs in English – 14 Feb 2022

INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor :

  • The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2021/2022 report, unveiled at the Dubai Expo, India is among the top five easiest places to start a new business.
  • India ranked 4th
  • It was topped by Saudi Arabia and followed by Netherlands & Sweden.

NATIONAL NEWS

Durbar Hall:

  • President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates new Durbar Hall at Raj Bhavan
  • President of India, Ram Nath Kovind has inaugurated the Durbar Hall at Raj Bhavan, situated at Malabar Hill, Mumbai

Hackathon:

  • Indian army conducted Hackathon named “Sainya Ranakshetram”
  • Indian army has conducted a first-of-its-kind Hackathon named “Sainya Ranakshetram”.
  • The hackathon was conducted in the Military College of Telecommunication Engineering (MCTE)

Hope Express:

  • Maharashtra’s Health Minister announces “Hope Express” to prevent cancer
  • Maharashtra’s Health Minister, Rajesh Tope has announced that “Hope Express” will be launched in the state to prevent cancer.
  • Maharashtra Capital: Mumbai
  • Maharashtra Governor: Bhagat Singh Koshyari
  • Maharashtra Chief minister: Uddhav Thackeray

Char Dham project:

  • Chairman of Supreme Court panel on Char Dham project Ravi Chopra resigns
  • Veteran environmentalist Ravi Chopra has resigned as chairman of the Supreme Court’s High Powered Committee (HPC) on the Char Dham project.

‘SMILE’ scheme:

  • Centre launches ‘SMILE’ scheme for Transgender community and the Beggars
  • The Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment, Dr Virendra Kumar has launched the Central Sector scheme titled “SMILE”

FICCI ( CASCADE ):

  • FICCI( CASCADE )launches ‘Anti-Smuggling Day’ 2022
  • The FICCI’s (CASCADE) has taken the initiative to launch Anti-Smuggling Day, which will be marked on 11 February.
  • FICCI Founded: 1927
  • FICCI Headquarters: New Delhi
  • FICCI President: Sanjiv Mehta
  • FICCI Secretary General: Arun Chawla
  • (CASCADE):The FICCI’s Committee Against Smuggling and Counterfeiting Activities Destroying the Economy

APPOINTMENTS

Brand Ambassador:

  • Krishi Network app named Pankaj Tripathi as its brand ambassador
  • Cultino Agrotech Pvt Ltd, which runs agritech app Krishi Network has roped in film actor Pankaj Tripathi as a brand ambassador.

AWARDS

‘Test Batting Award’ 2021:

  • Rishabh Pant won ESPNcricinfo ‘Test Batting Award’ 2021
  • In the 15th Edition of ESPNcricinfo Awards, India’s wicketkeeper-batsman, Rishabh Pant wins the ‘Test Batting’ award.

IMPORTANT DAYS

International Epilepsy Day 2022: February 14:

  • International Epilepsy Day is observed every year on the Second Monday of February across the world.
  • In 2022, International Epilepsy Day falls on February 14, 2022

Per Day One Info

River:

  • The longest river in the world – The Nile
  • The longest river in India is the-Ganges
  • The Ganges is a perennial river of life.
  • Its length is 2525 km
  • The longest river in South India -Godavar

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