Current Affairs in English – 15 Feb 2022

INTERNATIONAL NEWS

Emergencies Act:

  • Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau invokes Emergencies Act for 1st time
  • Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has invoked never-before-used emergency powers to support provinces in ending the blockades and public disorder that have gripped Ottawa for 18 days

Drones in Civilian Airspace:

  • Israel became first country to allow drones in civilian airspace
  • Manufactured and developed by Elbit Systems

US Green Building Council:

  • India ranks 3rd in 9th US Green Building Council
  • The US Green Building Council (USGBC) has released the 9th annual ranking of top 10 countries outside of the United States (US) for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)

NATIONAL NEWS

ISRO :

  • ISRO successfully launches earth observation satellite, EOS-04
  • Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched an Earth Observation Satellite, EOS-04 and two small satellites into the intended orbit
  • Chairman and Space Secretary of ISRO: Dr S Somanath
  • ISRO Headquarters: Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • ISRO established: 15 August 1969.

Country’s Biggest Wrestling Academy:

  • Indian Railways to set up country’s biggest Wrestling Academy
  • Ministry of Railways has approved to set up a state-of-art wrestling academy in Indian Railways, at Kishanganj, Delhi

APPOINTMENTS

Air India:

  • Ilker Ayci named as MD and CEO of Air India
  • Ilker Ayci has been appointed as the new CEO and MD of Air India. He will assume his responsibilities on or before 1st April 2022.
  • Tata Group Founder: Jamsetji Tata
  • Tata Group Founded: 1868, Mumbai
  • Tata Group Headquarters: Mumbai.

BOOKS

Bill Gates:

  • A book titled ‘How to Prevent the Next Pandemic’ by Bill Gates
  • A book titled ‘How to Prevent the Next Pandemic’ has authored by Bill Gates will be published this year in May 2022

Per Day One Info

Independent India:

  • India’s first President of India – Mr. Rajendra Prasad
  • India’s first Vice President of India -Mr. .Radhakrishnan
  • India’s first Prime Minister of India – Mr. Jahawarlal Nehru
  • India’s first Speaker of India – Mr. G.V. Maulangar
  • India’s first Home Minister – Mr. Vallabhbhai Patel

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