Railway RRB NTPC, JE, ALP, Group D | Current Affairs with Static Gk | 09 October 2021


Railway RRB NTPC, JE, ALP, Group D:

📖 Exam Related Current Affairs with Static Gk : 09 October 2021 

1) Anshu Malik scripted history as she became the first Indian woman wrestler to win a silver medal in the World Championships. 

➨ The 20-year-old lost her final bout 1-4 to two-time Olympic medallist Helen Maroulis at the World Championships in Oslo, Norway.

▪️United World Wrestling  (UWW) :- 

➨Headquarters - Lausanne , Switzerland

➨It is the international governing body for the sport of amateur wrestling; its duties include overseeing  

wrestling at the Olympics.

2) National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) approved the Chhattisgarh government’s proposal to declare the combined areas of the Guru Ghasidas National Park and Tamor Pingla Wildlife Sanctuary as a Tiger Reserve.

▪️Chhattisgarh :- 

Bhorumdeo Temple

Udanti-Sitanadi Tiger Reserve 

Achanakmar Tiger Reserve 

Indravati Tiger Reserve

3) The Indian men’s and women’s hockey team will not be part of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham after pulling out of the event citing COVID-19 concerns and discriminatory quarantine rules Indians in United Kingdom.

4) Noted Cartoonist Yesudasan passed away in Kochi. He was 83.

➨Yesudasan entered the world of political cartoons through Janayugom Malayalam Daily. Later, he worked with Shankar's Weekly published from New Delhi and satirical magazines Cut-Cut and Tuk Tuk.

5) German Benjamin List and Scottish-born David MacMillan won the 2021 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their development of asymmetric organocatalysis, a “new and ingenious tool for molecule building”.

6) Delhi Environment minister Gopal Rai launched the 'Advanced Green War Room' and 'Green Delhi App' app for people to send in their complaints into the problems pertaining to 10 kinds of pollution throughout the winter season.

7) In a historic move, the World Health Organization (WHO) endorsed the first anti-malarial vaccine, as mankind enters a key turning point in a battle waged relentlessly over decades between man and mosquito, the vector.

▪️ World Health Organization :-

Headquarters - Geneva, Switzerland

Founded - 7 April 1948

Director-general - Tedros Adhanom

8) The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize to Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov for their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for democracy and lasting peace.

9) Fire-Boltt announced the appointment of Virat Kohli as its new brand ambassador. 

➨ Kohli will participate in different marketing, ad, and endorsement campaigns of the homegrown brand.

10) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy launched the 'Swechha' program to tackle the stigma attached to menstruation, prioritize female personal hygiene, and encourage a healthy dialogue of information.

▪️Andhra Pradesh :- 

➨CM -  Jaganmohan Reddy

➨Governor - Biswabhusan Harichandan

➨ Venkateswara Temple 

➨Sri Bhramramma Mallikarjuna Temple

11) An Indian-American astronaut is part of NASA-SpaceX's third mission to the International Space Station.

➨ NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 mission will carry NASA astronauts Raja Chari, Tom Marshburn, and Kayla Barron as well as ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Matthias Maurer aboard a Crew Dragon spacecraft on a Falcon 9 rocket to the space station.

➨The four astronauts will lift off to space on October 30 from Launch Complex 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

12) India's Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar smashed the finals world record to win gold in the men's 50m rifle 3 positions event at the ISSF Junior World Championships.

➨Aishwary's gold was India's eighth at the World Championships, which is being held in Lima, Peru. India are the runaway leaders in the Worlds this year with 17 medals overall. Second-placed USA have won 12 medals with four golds.

13) Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah has won the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature for his uncompromising and compassionate penetration of the effects of colonialism and the fate of the refugee in the gulf between cultures and continents.

14) Assam Minister for Fisheries, Environment and Forest and Excise Parimal Suklabaidya launched Fishwaale, India’s first e-fish market app.

➨ The app, ''Fishwaale'', which will provide one-stop solution for aquaculture, will help both buyers and sellers to place orders and sell fish, aquaculture equipment and medicine, fish feed and fish seed online.


➨Dibru Saikhowa National Park

➨Kaziranga National Park

➨Nameri National Park

➨Manas National Park


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