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Current Affairs of 6th December, 2021

1. The Earth Station of Doordarshan Kendra in Gorakhpur was launched by Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Anurag Singh Thakur and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. ● Three All India Radio FM stations were also virtually inaugurated on the occasion. ● This would be Doordarshan's second earth station in Uttar Pradesh, and it will cost Rs.7 crore to construct. ● This Earth Station will make it possible for local programmes to be broadcast live around the world …

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Current Affairs of 4th December, 2021

1. India and Bangladesh have chosen to commemorate December 6 as "Maitri Diwas," the day on which India formally acknowledged Bangladesh (Friendship Day). ● It was decided to honour 6 December as Maitri Diwas during PM Narendra Modi's visit to Bangladesh in March 2021 to attend Bangladesh's national day (Friendship Day). ● On the 6th of December 1971, ten days before Bangladesh's liberation, India recognised Bangladesh. ● One of the earliest countries to establish diplomatic relatio…

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Current Affairs of 3rd December, 2021

1. On the occasion of their golden jubilee festivities, marking the 50th year of the state's designation, the Arunachal Pradesh (AP) government has signed Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt as the brand ambassador and award-winning filmmaker and branding specialist Rahul Mittra as the brand adviser. ● Sanjay Dutt initiated a media campaign for the month-long celebrations in the Mechuka valley of AP's Shi-Yomi district, which would take place from January 20th to February 20th, 2022. ● Sanjay…

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Current Affairs of 2nd December, 2021

1. The Indian Young Water Professionals Programme was launched virtually for the first time. ● The National Hydrology Project was tasked with implementing the programme. ● The India Young Water Professional Program is unlike any other capacity-building or training programme in the world. ● It concentrates on the model of engaged training and learning. ● Project-based learning is the emphasis of 70% of this curriculum, which is accomplished through Situation Understanding and Improv…

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Current Affairs of 1st December, 2021

1. HSBC India has launched India's first recyclable PVC (Polyvinyl chloride) plastic credit card. ● The cards were developed in collaboration with IDEMIA, a multinational card manufacturer, to gradually phase out single-use PVC plastic. ● The cards are constructed of 85 percent recycled plastic, and each one saves 3.18 grammes of waste while also lowering overall carbon emissions. ● The card is part of a new HSBC Group initiative to create sustainable cards across all of its global …

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Current Affairs of 30th November, 2021

1. In Manipur, Indian Railways is building the world's tallest pier railway bridge. ● The Railways' ambitious project in Manipur is part of the Jiribam-Imphal railway line, which would eventually become part of a new wide gauge line connecting the northeastern state to the rest of the country. ● The 139-meter-high Mala-Rijeka viaduct in Montenegro, Europe, now holds the record for tallest pier bridge. ● The bridge will be 141 metres tall when completed. ● The Manipur bridge would b…

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