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One Liners of the Day, 26 October 2021

International

  • The 72nd International Astronautical Congress (IAC) inaugurated on 25 October 2021 in ______, which is organised in partnership with the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) - Dubai, The United Arab Emirates.
  • On 25 October 2021, ______ has become the 109th signatory state to the Madrid Protocol, which will enter into force on 28 December 2021 - The United Arab Emirates (UAE).
  • Under the theme “Lessons learned and health equity”, the World Health Summit inaugurated on 24 October 2021 in - Berlin, Germany.

National

  • _____ has won the award for the ‘city with the most sustainable transport system’, given by Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, GoI - Kerala.
  • On 25 October 2021, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launched PM Ayushman Bharat Health Infrastructure Mission with aim to strengthen the critical healthcare network from village to block to the district to the regional and national level in the next 4-5 years, in - Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Announced by Union Ministry for Information & Broadcasting, Winner of National Film Award for the year 2019 in best non-feature film category - “An Engineered Dream” (Hindi).
  • Winner of National Film Award for the year 2019 in best feature film category - Marakkar-Arabikkadalinte-Simham (Malayalam).
  • Winner of Nargis Dutt Award for the year 2019 for Best Feature Film on National Integration - Tajmahal (Marathi).
  • Winner of National Film Award for the year 2019 in Most Film Friendly State category - Sikkim.

Person in News

  • Announced by Union Ministry for Information & Broadcasting, Winner of National Film Award for the year 2019 in Best Actor category - Dhanush and Manoj Bajpayee.
  • Winner of National Film Award for the year 2019 in Best Actress category - Kangana Ranaut.
  • Winner of Swarna Kamal (Silver Lotus Award) at National Film Award for the year 2019 - Priyadarshan (filmmaker).

State Current Affairs

  • The International Testing Laboratory is being set-up in _____ as per the MoU signed between Central Leather Research Institute (CSIR- CLRI) and KLC Research Council - Kanpur.
  • “Surabhi Vatika”, India’s biggest aromatic plant garden with about 140 different species, was inaugurated in - Lalkuan area of Nainital district, Uttarakhand.
  • In a major initiative to wean school children away from the growing scourge of alcohol, narcotics and substance abuse, Vimukthi Mission of the Excise Department in _____ is all set to launch project 'Unarvu' to channelise the energies of students into creative pursuits of arts and sports, besides helping them improve their academic performance - Kerala.
  • The government of ____ launched 'Go-Green' scheme to provide electric two-wheelers at subsidized rates to construction and industrial workers of the state - Gujarat.

General Knowledge

  • Sunderban Tiger Reserve is located in - West Bengal.
  • Periyar Tiger Reserve is located in - Kerala.
  • Sariska Tiger Reserve is located in - Rajasthan.
  • Buxa Tiger Reserve is located in - West Bengal.
  • Indravati Tiger Reserve is located in - Chattisgarh.

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