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One Liners of the Day, 27 October 2021

Important day

  • Theme of 2021 World Day for Audio-visual Heritage (27 October) - “Your Window to the World”.

Defence

  • The sea phase of maiden Tri-Service exercise 'Konkan Shakti 2021' between the Armed Forces of India and United Kingdom (UK) held off the Konkan coast in ___ during 24-27 October 2021 - Arabian Sea.
  • The Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue (IPRD) 2021 is being held online by ______ on 27, 28, and 29 October 2021 under the theme of “Evolution in Maritime Strategy during the 21st Century: Imperatives, Challenges, and, Way Ahead” - Indian Navy.
  • Air forces of eight countries (Israel, the United States, Germany, Italy, Britain, France, India and Greece) have conducted an annual international "Blue Flag" air combat exercise at the Ovda Air Force Base near ____ during 17-24 October 2021 - Eilat, Israel.

Economy

  • On 25 October 2021, Shri R K Singh, Union Minister of Power & New and Renewable Energy, launched the new market segment, “Green Day Ahead Market (GDAM)”; for which _____ acts as the Nodal Agency - National Load Despatch Centre (NLDC), POSOCO.

International

  • President of ____ Shavkat Mirziyoyev won the Presidential election of the country - Uzbekistan.
  • Host country of 18th ASEAN-India Summit to be held on 28 October and 16th East Asia Summit to be held on 27 October 2021 - Brunei.
  • Theme of 8th Innovation Day that was celebrated by India and Sweden on 26 October 2021 - 'Accelerating India Sweden’s Green Transition'.
  • The national space agencies of _____ have been selected as the first awardee of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)’s Access to space for all Bartolomeo programme - Egypt, Kenya and Uganda.

National

  • The Incubation Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (AIIA- iCAINE) has been set up at - All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA), New Delhi.
  • A National Steering Committee (NSC) for implementation of the NIPUN Bharat Mission (National Initiative for Proficiency in Reading with Understanding and Numeracy) has been constituted under the chairpersonship of - Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Education Minister (Vice Chairperson: Minister of State for Education, Smt. Annpurna Devi).
  • Started on 26 October 2021, Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) is observing Vigilance Awareness Week with the theme - 'Independent India @75: Self-Reliance with Integrity'.
  • The Central government has sanctioned the setting up of a full-fledged National Forensic Science University (NFSU) in - Srinagar, Tripura.

State Current Affairs

  • Accession Day of Jammu and Kashmir - 26 October 2021.
  • Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel inaugurated the ‘______’, an Ahmedabad City Police initiative that aims to create awareness against the ever-evolving world of cybercrimes and ways to prevent financial frauds and other online attacks - Cyber Safe Mission.
  • The government of Chhattisgarh will hold the second edition of the 'National Tribal Dance Festival' in _____ from 28-30 October 2021 - Raipur.

Science & Technology

  • To protect senile cashew tree from devastating borer attacks and frequent cyclonic storms, _____ (a woman farmer from Kannur district of Kerala) has developed an innovative Cashew Multiple Rooting Propagation Method to develop support roots in trees - Mrs. Aniyamma Baby.

General Knowledge

  • Namdapha Tiger Reserve is located in - Arunachal Pradesh.
  • Nagarjunsagar Tiger Reserve is located in - Andhra Pradesh.
  • Dudhwa Tiger Reserve is located in - Uttar Pradesh.
  • Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve is located in - Tamil Nadu.

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