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One Liners of the Day, 21 September 2021

Important day

  • Theme for 2021 International Day of Peace (21 September) – “Recovering better for an equitable and sustainable world”.

Defence

  • As part of ongoing celebration commemorating ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, Air Force Station Srinagar will conduct an Air Show at ____ on 26 September 2021 - Dal lake, Srinagar.
  • Ambassadors of Indian Air Force (IAF) - Suryakiran Aerobatic Display Team.
  • Indian Naval Ships Shivalik and Kadmatt participated in the 3rd edition of Bilateral Exercise ‘Samudra Shakti’ with the Indonesian Navy, which is being conducted in _____ from 20 September to 22 September 2021 - Sunda Strait, Indonesia.

International

  • The ______, in partnership with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), hosted virtually the India Launch of the Global Innovation Index (GII) and the Global Innovation Conclave during on 21 September and 22 September 2021 - NITI Aayog.

National

  • On 20 September 2021, All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties & Social Justice (AICHLS) and Mahabodhi International Meditation Centre (MIMC) were jointly organized 11th International Peace Conference in – Leh, Ladakh.
  • On 20 September 2021, ______ has launched a country-wide capacity building and personality development program for women Undergraduate and Post graduate students, with the launch of its first program in collaboration with the Central University of Haryana - National Commission for Women (NCW).
  • Under the direction of the Ministry of Coal, _____ operationalized the ‘Project Fulwari’, aims to address the problem of malnutrition and associated physical and mental development issues of infant - Nothern Coalfields Ltd (NCL).
  • Department of Food and Public Distribution (DFPD) under Ministry of Consumer Afffairs, Food and Public Distribution, entered into a model MoU with _____ to increase the business opportunities and income of Fair Price Shops by way of delivery of CSC services through interested Fair Price Shop (FPS) dealers - CSC e-Governance Services India Limited (CSC).
  • Department of Food and Public Distribution (DFPD) under Ministry of Consumer Afffairs, Food and Public Distribution, for the first time issued uniform specifications for _____ for grade A & Common Rice have in case of procurement of Fortified Rice Stocks, of which 1% of ____ should be blended with normal rice stock - Fortified Rice Kernels (FRK).
  • India’s rank in the Global Innovation Index 2021 rankings by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) - 46th.

Person in News

  • Recipient of the 7th Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Award, given at 11th International Peace Conference in Leh - Venerable Bhikkhu Sanghasena (Founder of Mahabodhi International Meditation Centre).

State Current Affairs

  • _____ government will launch “Aap Ke Dwar - Ayushman'' mega drive from 23 September 2021 - Gujarat.

General Knowledge

  • The Indian Police Service (IPS) replaced the Indian Imperial Police in - 1948.
  • Intelligence Bureau (IB) - Founded: 1887; Headquarters: New Delhi.
  • Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) – Founded: 10 March 1969; Headquarters: New Delhi.
  • The National Security Guard (NSG) was founded on - 15 October 1984.
  • The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) was founded on - 11 March 1986.
  • The National Investigation Agency (NIA) came into existence on - 31 December 2008.
  • The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) was created on - 17 March 1986.

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