18 Indian Airports including Chennai, Goa &Mangaluru Airport were named for 2021 ‘Voice of the Customer’ award by ACI

  • Airports Council International (ACI), an international organization for policy development in the Aviation sector, has awarded 18 Indian Airports with the ‘Voice of the Customer’ award for 2021.
  • ACI is also known as the trade association of the world’s airports.

HDFC Ergo General Insurance & Visa Partnered For Insurance cover on Select Bank Cards

  • HDFC Ergo General Insurance (HDFC ERGO) entered into a first-of-its-kind partnership with Visa to offer curated insurance covers for Visa’s Platinum card holders for select public sector banks.
  • The policy will offer fraud insurance cover for an amount up to Rs 1 lakh to all Visa Platinum Credit & Debit Cards of participating issuers.

World Unani Day 2022 – February 11

  • World Unani Day is annually observed across the globe on 11th February to commemorate the birth anniversary of Mohammad Ajmal Khan, better known as “Hakim Ajmal Khan”, a great Indian Unani Scholar and social reformer.
  • International Conference on Unani Medicine:
  • The theme of this international conference is “Diet and Nutrition in Unani Medicine for Good Health and Well-Being”.

GEM 2021/2022 Report :India Ranked 4th in Ease of Starting Business; Saudi Arabia Topped

  • In accordance with the “Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2021/2022 Global Report: Opportunity Amid Disruption”, unveiled at the Dubai Expo, India is among the top five easiest places to start a new business.
  • They had placed India 4thIt was topped by Saudi Arabia and followed by Netherlands & Sweden.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2022 – February 11

  • The United Nations(UN)’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science is annually observed across the globe on 11th February to recognize the critical role women and girls play in science and technology.
  • The 11th February 2022 marks the observance of the 7th International Day of Women and Girls in Science.
  • The theme of the 2022 International Day of Women and Girls in Science Assembly is “Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Water Unites Us”.

French Virologist Luc Montagnier who Co-Discovered HIV Virus Passed Away

  • French virologist Luc Montagnier, who led the team in 1983 that identified the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) which causes Acquired ImmunoDeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), has
  • He shared the 2008 Nobel Prize for Medicine particularly in identifying the virus that causes AIDS with his fellow French scientist Francoise Barre-Sinoussi.