ð                                                                                                    Few important Points that one should know:=>

Latest updated on:  Saturday, 21 November 2020

         

        =>Team Halo:  Over 100 scientists from different countries have joined hands to tackle the issue of misinformation surrounding Covid-19 vaccines. These scientists have come together under Team Halo,              an initiative undertaken by  the United Nations (UN) in collaboration with The Vaccine Confidence Project at the University of London 

         =>New Zealand:included HIZAB in its Official Police Uniform.

         =>The Only White Giraffe: is in Kenya.

         =>World's largest Railway Platform by Indian Railway: proposed to be built in Hubli (Karnataka)

        =>Toy Museum: Gujrat to have world's largest Museum

        =>Coral Reef: A 500 meters long Coral Reef has been discovered in  The Great Barrier, situated in Australia.

=>Poland Honoured Hari Vansh Rai Bachchan: To honour this Hindi poet( Madhushala fame), Poland named one of its Square after him.

=>International Day of Poverty Alleviation: 17 October.

=>Lancent Global Health Study: says average age of Indian Persons has got a hike from 59.6 years(2010) to 70 years(2019).

=>Year 2023: it is decided by FAO to observe as International Year of Millet , on the recommendation by India.

    To read more, visit this link   https://foodtank.com/news/2019/03/2023-will-be-the-international-year-of-millets/

=>Paternity Leaves: UAE passed an act to grant paternity leaves, even in Private Sector.

 =>Pang Lhabsol Festival: is a regional festival which is celebrated in Sikkim, that attracts a no. of tourist to the state, 

     Know more from this link https://www.tourmyindia.com/states/sikkim/pang-lhabsol-festival.html

 =>Ist private Train in India run from: Lucknow to Delhi.

 =>Sikkim's Famous Chilli: got GI, it is called "Dalle Khursani Mirchi". To read more  visit here.

            =>Two women officers from the Indian Navy : have been inducted in the Helicopter Stream as observers, they are Kumudini Tyagi & Riti Singh.

            =>Haifa Day: it is a matter of utter pride, where bravery & valor of Indians was applauded world-wide. To read more about it click here

            => International Tenis Federation: renamed Fed Cup to Billie Jean King Cup.

 =>Turkey: Discovered a large Natural Gas Reserve Near the Black Sea      

 =>Guru of Kabir: Ramanand.  

 =>Longest River of World: Nile.

=>Largest River of World: Amazon.     

=>Guru of Vivekanand: Ram Krishan Param Hans.  

=>In India, the Plants of Rubber is found in: Kerala & Karnataka.    

=> India got her last Olympic gold in Hockey in: 1980  

 =>"Kamban" was in the court of: Kullotang.ð  

         =>Two women officers from the Indian Navy :have been inducted in the Helicopter Stream as observers, they are Kumudini Tyagi & Riti Singh

         =>Haifa Day: it is a matter of utter proud, where bravery & valour of Indians applauded world-wide. To read more about it click 

         =>यूनेस्को की विश्व विरासत में शामिल *भारतीय - धरोहर स्थल*

1. ताजमहल - उत्तर प्रदेश [1983]

 2. आगरा का किला - उत्तर प्रदेश [1983]

3. अजंता की गुफाएं - महाराष्ट्र [1983]

4. एलोरा की गुफाएं - महाराष्ट्र [1983]

5. कोणार्क का सूर्य मंदिर - ओडिशा [1984]

6. महाबलिपुरम् का स्मारक समूह -तमिलनाडू [1984]

 7. काजीरंगा राष्ट्रीय उद्यान - असोम [1985]

8. मानस वन्य जीव अभयारण्य - असोम [1985]

9. केवला देव राष्ट्रीय उद्यान - राजस्थान [1985]

10. पुराने गोवा के चर्च व मठ - गोवा [1986]

11. मुगल सिटी, फतेहपुर सिकरी - उत्तर प्रदेश [1986]

12. हम्पी स्मारक समूह - कर्नाटक [1986]

13. खजुराहो मंदिर - मध्यप्रदेश [1986]

14. एलीफेंटा की गुफाएं - महाराष्ट्र [1987]

15. पट्टदकल स्मारक समूह - कर्नाटक [1987]

16. सुंदरवन राष्ट्रीय उद्यान - प. बंगाल [1987]

17. वृहदेश्वर मंदिर तंजावुर - तमिलनाडू [1987]

18. नंदा देवी राष्ट्रीय उद्यान - उत्तराखंड [1988]

19. सांची का बौद्ध स्मारक - मध्यप्रदेश [1989]

21. हुमायूँ का मकबरा - दिल्ली [1993]

22. दार्जिलिंग हिमालयन रेल - पश्चिम बंगाल [1999]

23. महाबोधी मंदिर, गया - बिहार [2002]

24. भीमबेटका की गुफाएँ - मध्य प्रदेश [2003]

25. गंगई कोड़ा चोलपुरम् मन्दिर - तमिलनाडु [2004]

26. एरावतेश्वर मन्दिर - तमिलनाडु [2004]

27. छत्रपति शिवाजी टर्मिनल - महाराष्ट्र [2004]

 28. नीलगिरि माउंटेन रेलवे - तमिलनाडु [2005]

29. फूलों की घाटी राष्ट्रीय उद्यान - उत्तराखंड [2005]

30. दिल्ली का लाल किला - दिल्ली [2007]

31. कालका शिमला रेलवे -हिमाचल प्रदेश [2008]

32. सिमलीपाल अभ्यारण्य - ओडिशा [2009]

33. नोकरेक अभ्यारण्य - मेघालय [2009]

34. भितरकनिका उद्यान - ओडिशा [2010]

35. जयपुर का जंतर-मन्तर - राजस्थान [2010]

36. पश्चिम घाट [2012]

37. आमेर का किला - राजस्थान [2013]

38. रणथंभोर किला - राजस्थान [2013]

39. कुंभलगढ़ किला - राजस्थान [2013]

40. सोनार किला - राजस्थान [2013]

41. चित्तौड़गढ़ किला - राजस्थान [2013]

42. गागरोन किला - राजस्थान [2013]

43. रानी का वाव - गुजरात [2014]

44. ग्रेट हिमालय राष्ट्रीय उद्यान - हिमाचल प्रदेश

ð Turkey: Discovered a large Natural Gas Reserve Near the Black Sea

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ð Guru of Kabir: Ramanand.

ð  

ð Longest River of World: Nile.

ð  

ð Finance Year of RBI,starts from 1 July.

ð 09 Museums will be made for Tribal Freedom Fighters: all will be completed by 2022, the largest being in Rajpipala(Gujrat), Others being: Ranchi (Jharkhand), Lambasingi (Andhra Pradesh), Raipur (Chhattisgarh), Kozhikode(Kerala), Chhindwara (Madhya Pradesh), Hyderabad (Telangana), Senapati (Manipur) and Kelsi (Mizoram). 

ð Indian Vegetable Research Institute: Varanasi.

ð GoI Principal Scientific Advisor:  K. Vijay Raghavan.

ð Rafele made by: Dassault Aviation

ð Max. FDI from: Singapore.

ð Asia's 1st FTA: Kandla(Gujrat).

ð The new Education Policy, 2020: the draft was framed by Dr. K. Kasturiranjan Committee.

ð Bible: was written originally in - Hebrew.

ð International Livestock Research Institute: H.Q. - Nairobi(Kenya), 

ð Indian Aquatic Animal: Ganga Dolphin

ð Rubella: is also  known as German Measles,                                                      

ð Kartarpur: lies on the bank of River - Ravi

ð National Farmers Day is celebrated on - 10 July.

ð Dinesh Goswami SCommittee: was related to - Electoral Reforms. 

  ORGANIZATION FOR THE PREVENTION OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS (OPCW): H.Q.HAGUE.

ð Representation of the People Act: came in force in: 1951. 

ð Very Ist special Agency of UNO: ILO

ð Black Hills: mountain series lies in the USA.

ð Asia's biggest Slum Colony: DHARAVI(Mumbai).

ð Natuna Island Dispute: mainly Between China & Indonesia, 

ð Fast-Tag: uses Radio Frequency Identification(RFID)

ð Hangpam Dada Bridge: Lies in Arunachal Pradesh over river Suban Sri. 

ð The 5 Rafale Jets that came in the 1st consignment are called: Golden Arrows.

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ð Few more points:=>  

ð     1. The “World Water Development Report” is a flagship report of which organization? => UN-Water

ð     2. Mount Sinabung Volcano is in: Indonesia, 

ð     3. Next Reincarnation of Buddha(as in Mahayana): Maitreya.

ð     4. Mahadei River Dispute, between: Goa & Karnataka.

ð   5. Prithvi Raj Rupan: The members of Parliament of  Mauritius selected Prithviraj Singh Rupan as the President of Mauritius.

ð     6. Most Jain literature was composed in: Prakrit.

ð  7. State Aquatic Animal of Punjab State: Indus Dolphin.

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ð     These are few important happenings, which may find a place in GS paper of CSat 2020, acquire more details =>

ð     Coronavirus (COVID-19)

ð     Citizen Amendment Act

ð     National Register of Citizens (NRC)

ð     Article 370 

ð     Environmental conventions

ð     New acts passed by Parliament

ð     Triple Talaq Bill

ð     Issues concerning Elections in India

ð     India & Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)

ð     Interstate water disputes

ð     Artificial Intelligence

ð     Impact of Social Media

ð     Increasing Heat Waves

ð     Swachh Bharat Mission

ð     Ease of Doing Business

ð     International Criminal Court

ð     US & China Trade war

ð     Data Protection - Technology and Privacy

ð     #MeToo Movement in India

ð     India's air pollution

ð     Supreme Court Judgements

ð     Reconstitution of Cabinet Sub-committees

ð     Decriminalization of Politics

ð     Iran nuclear deal

ð     Ayushman Bharat – PMJAY Scheme

ð     Draft Model Contract Farming Act 2018

ð     Environment Performance Index

ð     Women Safety

ð     Cyber Security

ð     Election funding

ð     Cryptocurrency

ð     Rural Women Empowerment

ð     Jobless growth in India

ð     Extreme Weather and Health Hazards

ð     Police Reforms in India

ð     India’s growing underwater capability

ð     Malimath Committee report

ð     Current & future prospect of the Indian economy

ð     Digital Economy

ð     Kashmir unrest & dispute

ð     US withdrawals from various International alliances

ð     Parliamentary disruptions

ð     Uniform civil code

ð     Privatization of certain Healthcare Services

ð     Marital rape

ð     The merger of PSU banks

ð     Privatization of Air India

ð     Capital Punishment/death sentence

ð     Politics and Economics of farm loan waiver

ð     National Medical Commission Bill

ð     Barring MPs from practicing law

ð     Controversy over changing the Constitution

ð     Section 377: Constitutionality Vs Morality

ð     Data Localisation

ð     Crisis in the sugar sector

ð     National Policy on Biofuels

ð     Live streaming of SC proceedings

ð     Doubling the Farmer’s income

ð     Mob lynching

ð     RTI amendments

ð     Minimum Support Price

ð     Non Performing Assets

ð     Lokpal

ð     Power & Role of RBI

ð     New Consumer Protection Act 2019, to read about here, 

ð     😕 Corona Virus in CSE 2020(expected related Questions)

ð     1. WHO named the ailment caused by CoronaVirus as: COVID-19

ð     2. It all started from: Wuhan(China)

ð     3. Corona starting from lungs, it affects other organs too.          Coronavirus damages not only the lungs but the kidneys, liver, heart, brain and nervous system, skin and gastrointestinal tract.

ð     4. Indian Government launched "MyGov.Corona Help Desk" on WhatsApp.

ð     5. Punjab: was the 1st state to impose a curfew for Corona Pandemic.

ð   6. Rajasthan: was the 1st state to declare "Lockdown".

ð    7. Brand Ambassador of "Aarogya Setu App":  Ajay Devgan.

ð    8 "Healthy Air" ventilator was invented by CSIR. 

ð    9. 1st COVID-19 case in India: In Kerala

ð   10. 1st COVID-19 caused death in India: Karnataka.

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ð **=>Deenbandhu: C.F. Andrew=> Charles Freer Andrews was known as Deenbandhu. He was given this name by Mahathma Gandhi for his contributions towards Indian independence. Deenbandhu means a friend of the poor.

ð **=> Desh Bandhu:  Chitranjan Das => a Bengali political leader, a lawyer. He was an activist and also fought for the freedom of India against the British. He founded the Swaraj Party in Bengal when Bengal was under British rule.   

ð   => Head Quarter of Hindustan Shipyard ltd - Vishakhapatnam.

ð **=> Santhara Ritual is associated with- Jainism.