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One Liners of the Day, 30 September 2021

Important day

  • World News Day - 28 September.
  • International Translation Day - 30 September.
  • Theme of World Maritime Day, that observed globally on 30 September 2021 – “Seafarers at the core of shipping’s future”.

Defence

  • The ‘Terms of Reference for the Conduct of Navy-to-Navy Talks between the Indian Navy and the ______’ was signed on 29 September 2021 - Royal Australian Navy.

Environment

  • First cicada (insect) species that discovered in Nagaland by scientists from North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) – “Platylomia Kohimaensis”.

International

  • Next prime minister of Japan - Fumio Kishida.
  • New prime minister of Tunisia - Najla Bouden Romdhane (first woman prime minister).
  • On 29 September 2021, _____ acceded to the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (Water Convention) - Togo.
  • ______ has received the 2021 Right Livelihood Award, which is known as Sweden’s alternative Nobel Prize - Delhi-based Legal Initiative for Forest and Environment (LIFE).

National

  • The new CIPET: Institute of Petrochemicals Technology is set up in - Jaipur, Rajasthan.
  • On 29 September 2021, Union Minister for MSMEs Shri Narayan Rane virtually inaugurated the India Export Initiative and IndiaXports 2021 Portal of India SME Forum in - New Delhi.
  • The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment will organise VAYO NAMAN Program in ______ on 1st October 2021 - New Delhi.
  • The UNWTO Secretary-General, Zurab Pololikasvili, inaugurated ‘IIHM Global Centre for Tourism and Hospitality Research’, set up by - International Institute of Hotel Management (IIHM).

Person in News

  • The United Nations (UN) has conferred an award of “Mayor of Peace” to ______ for his roles in peace advocacy and peacebuilding over the years - Prof Joseph Albasu Kunini (Nigeria).

State Current Affairs

  • The first tribal university in Jharkhand will be set up near – Galudih (located at a distance of 35km from Jamshedpur city).
  • Chief Minister MK Stalin inaugurated the Tamil Nadu Police Museum in - Egmore.
  • Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath launched "Nirbhaya - Ek Pahal" program under _____ in Lucknow on 29 September 2021 - Mission Shakti - Phase 3.
  • _____'s Food and Civil Supplies Department launched the 'Subiksha Hotel' project to serve citizens with affordable food - Kerala.
  • Rajasthan's renowned ______ is the first in the world to get the GI (Geographical Indication) tag - Sojat Mehendi.

General Knowledge

  • The Cycling Federation of India was founded in – 1946.
  • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) – Founded: 3 January 1954; Headquarters: Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) – Founded: 1987; Headquarters: Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • Uranium Corporation of India (UCIL) – Founded: 1967; Headquarters: Jadugora, Jharkhand.
  • Electronics Corporation of India Limited (ECIL) – Founded: 11 April 1967; Headquarters: Hyderabad.

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