Current Affairs 10-14 December 2020

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  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated construction work of Agra Metro project in Agra, Uttar Pradesh through video conference.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave the inaugural address at the virtual India Mobile Congress (IMC) 2020 on 08 December 2020 at 10:45 AM.
  • SJVN Limited, a PSU under Ministry of Power has entered an MoU with Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA). IREDA, a PSU under Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, will provide its services to SJVN for Green Energy projects.
  • NTPC signs MoU with Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal for Narmada Landscape Restoration Project.
  • National Backward Classes Finance & Development Corporation (NBCFDC) and National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation (NSFDC) Under M/O Social Justice & Empowerment Enters in to MoA With Central Bank of India.
  • PwC India announced the launch of a strategic collaboration with UNICEF and YuWaah to help bridge the digital gap and help upskill 300 million youths in India over the next 10 years.
  • More than 800 peacekeepers from India, including a sole woman officer, serving in the United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan, have been awarded medals for their commendable work in the successful tour of duty in the country.
  • The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has declared ‘Invest India’ as winner of the United Nations Investment Promotion Award 2020.
  • Multilateral lending agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a USD 2.5 million (about Rs 18 crore) technical assistance to support advanced biofuel development in India.
  • Greaves Cotton”s electric mobility arm Ampere Electric has appointed Thiruppathy Srinivasan as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and manufacturing head.
  • National Backward Classes Finance & Development Corporation (NBCFDC) and National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation (NSFDC) Under M/O Social Justice & Empowerment Enters in to MOA with Punjab National Bank.
  • The Competition Commission of India approves acquisition of shares of Odisha Power Generation Corporation Ltd (OPGC) by Odisha Hydro Power Corporation Limited (OHPC).
  • NITI Aayog in association with Patna High Court, organized the inaugural meeting in a broader engagement on efficient and affordable access to justice for all, through the the interplay of technology, law and innovation in the post pandemic world.
  • Indian Army celebrated the 260th Corps Day of the Army Service Corps on 08 December 2020.
  • The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved USD 300 million (about Rs 2,200 crore) loan to strengthen and improve access to comprehensive primary health care in urban areas in India.
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a USD 500 million loan to construct new metro rail lines in Bengaluru.
  • A 90-year-old woman Margaret Keenan from Northern Ireland become the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
  • India donated the final tranche of USD 3 million to complete the construction of Palestine-India Techno Park.
  • Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that the government will start 1000 Khelo India centres in the country to provide employment to retired sportspersons.
  • Breakdancing became an official Olympic sport. The International Olympic Committee’s officially added to the medal events program at the 2024 Paris Games.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the New Parliament Building at Sansad Marg.
  • President of India Ram Nath Kovind ‘released’ the book titled Manavta ke Praneta: Maharishi Arvind, written by Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ in Rashtrapati Bhawan.
  • The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Federal Ministry of Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology of the Republic of Austria on Technology Cooperation in the Road Infrastructure Sector.
  • The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully demonstrated communication between its two labs using Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) technology.
  • Union Cabinet has approved Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana at an expenditure of Rs 1,584 crore for the current financial year.
  • The Cabinet approved setting up of public Wi-Fi networks to provide public Wi-Fi service through Public Data Offices without levy of any License Fee.
  • The Cabinet gave nod to the proposal of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to sign Bilateral Memorandum of Understanding between India and Luxembourg.
  • Chhindwara Jail Deputy Superintendent Rajkumar Tripathi of Madhya Pradesh, who lost his life fighting the war against the Corona virus, has been posthumously awarded the ‘Tinka-Tinka’ award this year.
  • ShareChat, a social media platform in Indic languages, has appointed Ajit Varghese as its Chief Commercial Officer.
  • Noted Hindi poet, journalist and Sahitya Akademi Award winner Manglesh Dabral passed away in Delhi at the age of 72.
  • BJP leader and former Maharashtra tribal development minister Vishnu Savara (70) died.
  • Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawarchand Gehlot e-inaugurated an ADIP Camp for free distribution of assistive aids and devices at Block level for identified Divyangjans of Latur District under the ADIP scheme of Government of India through online video streaming.
  • Defence Research and Development Organsiation (DRDO) designed 5.56×30 mm Protective Carbine has successfully undergone the final phase of User trials on 7th December 2020 meeting all the GSQR parameters.
  • Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the three lane 1.5 km long Koilwar bridge over Sone river in Bihar through Video Conferencing.
  • Narendra Bhide, who had composed music for several Marathi films, died in Pune. He was 47.
  • Contemporary Indian dancer Astad Deboo, renowned for marrying Kathak and Kathakali into a unique form, died. He was 73.
  • The rail route between Haldibari in West Bengal and Chilahati in neighbouring Bangladesh is all set to reopen after a gap of 55 years on December 17 and prime ministers of the two countries will inaugurate the programme.
  • Anil Agarwal Foundation has joined hands with Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to improve nutrition in India.
  • The Australian government has invested 4 million Australian dollars for a joint study, along with Indian researchers, into the long-term health effects of COVID-19 and its early detection.
  • India contributed another USD two million to the UN Palestine refugee agency, fulfilling its commitment of USD five million in aid annually to support its programmes and services, including education, health care, relief and social services for Palestinian refugees.
  • CSIR-Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology (CCMB) and Apollo Hospitals said they have tied-up to jointly produce and commercialise rapid test kits for COVID-19 detection.
  • United Spirits Ltd (USL), a part of global liquor giant Diageo, on Thursday appointed Hina Nagarajan as the company”s new CEO.
  • US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris have been named by the prestigious TIME magazine as ”2020 Person of the Year” for changing the American story, showing that the forces of empathy are greater than the furies of division and sharing a vision of healing in a grieving world.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed International Bharathi Festival 2020 through video conferencing and paid tributes to the Bharathiyar on his Jayanti.
  • Union Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ addressed the 26th National Annual Conference of Sahodaya School Complexes as the Chief Guest via video conferencing.
  • The 5th India- Myanmar Bilateral Meeting on Drug Control Cooperation between the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), India and the Central Committee on Drug Abuse Control, Myanmar was held virtually on 10th December, 2020.
  • Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs launched a programme of Socio-Economic Profiling of PM SVANidhi beneficiaries and their families, as an additional component of PM SVANidhi Scheme.
  • The Hospital Management Information System (HMIS) has been launched by Dr. B. P Nanda, Director General, Railway Health services, Railway Board through virtual means.
  • For the month of October 2020, the Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production (IIP)with base 2011-12 stands at 128.5.
  • Luxury sports car maker Ferrari says its chief executive, Louis Camilleri, has resigned for personal reasons.
  • The convenient 5 kg LPG cylinder has been rechristened ‘Chhotu’, the nation’s top oil firm Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) said.
  • Ravindra Kumar Jain assumed charge as the managing director of Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd. (DFCCIL).

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