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One Liners of the Day, 14 September 2021

Important day

  • Hindi day - 14 September.

Economy

  • National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) inaugurated its regional office at – Chandigarh.

International

  • India proposes to institutionalise the India-Africa Defence Dialogue during successive DefExpos to be held once every - two years.
  • On 13 September 2021, ____ and the United States of America (USA) launched the “Climate Action and Finance Mobilization Dialogue (CAFMD)” - India.

National

  • The DefExpo 2022 is scheduled to be held at _____ from 11 March to 13 March 2022 - Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
  • India Cellular & Electronics Association (ICEA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with _____ to establish a Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Lithium-Ion (Li-ion) based products (post-cell), in collaboration with the Ministry of Electronics & IT (MeitY) and the Uttar Pradesh government - Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC), Noida.

Sports

  • Winner of men’s singles event in the US Open 2021 (Tennis) - Daniil Medvedev (Russia).

State Current Affairs

  • Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University is being developed in - Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh.
  • On 13 September 2021, the central government has decided to set up 7 new Ekalavya Vidyalayas in - Assam.
  • One of the biggest ferneries of India was inaugurated in ______, which has the largest collection with 120 different types of ferns - Ranikhet (Almora district in Uttarakhand).
  • On 13 September 2021, the Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated _______ in Puducherry - Puducherry Technological University.

General Knowledge

  • National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) - Founded: 13 March 1963; Headquarters: New Delhi.
  • Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) - Founded: 26 January 1944; Headquarters: New Delhi.
  • International Advertising Association (IAA) - Founded: 08 April 1938; Headquarters: New York, United States.
  • Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) – Founded: 19 January 1954; Headquarters: New Delhi.
  • Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) – Founded: 1970; Headquarters: Mumbai.
  • Jute Corporation of India (JCI) – Founded: 1971; Headquarters: Kolkata.
  • National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) was founded in – 2007.
  • Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) was set up in - year 1987-88.

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