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One Liners of the Day, 07 September 2021

Important Days

  • 2021 theme for ‘International Day of Clean Air for blue skies’ (7 September) - “Healthy Air, Healthy Planet”.

Defence

  • ____, the Indian Navy's premier air station, celebrated its diamond jubilee on 05 September 2021 - INS Hansa.
  • Navies of India and Australia began the 4th edition of AUSINDEX maritime warfare exercise in ____, which is scheduled from 06 September to 10 September 2021 - Darwin (Australia).
  • A team from the first battalion of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has successfully scaled the Mount Balbala peak at a height of 21,050 feet in ____ on 4 September 2021 - Uttarakhand.

International 

  • Designating 46 wetlands spanning 1.08 million hectares, ____ has created the largest network of Ramsar Sites in South Asia - India.
  • Theme for the 13th BRICS Summit, held on 9 September 2021 under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi - “BRICS@15: Intra-BRICS cooperation for continuity, consolidation and consensus”.
  • On 5 September 2021, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya participated in G-20 Health Ministers Meeting 2021 hosted by ____ on the theme of “People, Planet and Prosperity” - Italy.
  • The 47th session of the Arab Labour Conference began on 5 September 2021 in ____, and will continue until 12 September 2021 – Cairo, Egypt.
  • The Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament will be held from 6 September to 8 September 2021 in – Vienna, Austria.
  • China established an International Research Center of Big Data for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in ____, which is the world's first international scientific research institution using big data to facilitate the implementation of the United Nations' 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development - Beijing.

National

  • National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) has been playing a key role in empowering the Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) through providing a modern & innovative platform ______, a bi-lingual App developed exclusively for the benefit of the Company’s MSE Vendors - ‘NALCO Micro And Small enterprise Yogayog Application’ (NAMASYA).
  • _____ has taken a new initiative by launching a customer-focused unit - “Customer-Care Unit,” which will facilitate the interaction of customers with all its Business units - National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI).

Sports

  • In Football, 130th edition of the Durand Cup kicked off on 5 September 2021 at the Vivekananda Yubabharati Krirangan in - Kolkata, West Bengal.

State Current Affairs

  • The _____ government is planning to roll out its Uber and Ola modelled online taxi and auto service from 1 November 2021, which will be controlled by the Labor Commissionerate - Kerala (in Thiruvananthapuram district).
  • The Chief Minister's Scholarship Scheme for children of farmers “Raitha Vidyanidhi” - was launched by _____ government on 5 September 2021 - Karnataka.
  • Assam government has decided to appoint Olympic Bronze medallist _____ as the brand ambassador of the state education department - Lovlina Borgohain.
  • The ______ government has set a new record by forming 700 clusters of organic farming along the banks of the Ganga River - Uttar Pradesh.
  • To provide impetus to the biopharmaceutical research and manufacturing in the country, the ____ Government has decided to develop B-Hub, a biopharmaceutical scale-up manufacturing facility combined with next generation laboratory space in Genome Valley - Telangana.

Science & Technology

  • Researchers at the ___ have sequenced the genome of Giloy (Tinospora cordifolia), a plant known for its medicinal properties - Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Bhopal.

General Knowledge

  • ITER (originally the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor) – Founded: 24 October 2007; Headquarters: Saint-Paul-lès-Durance, France.
  • Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) – Founded: 1 March 1948; Headquarters: Mumbai.
  • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) - Founded: 03 January 1954; Headquarters: Mumbai.
  • Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering (FATF) - Founded: 1989; Headquarters: Paris, France.

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