18th August 2022 Current Affairs

18th August 2022 Current Affairs

18th August 2022 Current Affairs

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18th August 2022 Current Affairs is provided below:

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1. ‘Paalan 1000’ App launched:

  • National Campaign and Parenting App.
  • Launched at the Early Childhood Development Conclave in Mumbai.
  • Paalan 1000 – focuses on the cognitive development of children in the first two years of their life.
  • The app will provide practical advice to caregivers on what they can do in their everyday routine and will help clear doubts.
  • The first 1,000 days encompass conception as well as the first two years of a child’s life and during this period, the growing child needs the proper nutrition, stimulation, love and support.

2. National Security Strategies Conference 2022:

  • Held in New Delhi
  • Organised by the Intelligence Bureau.
  • Inaugurated by the Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
  • The Home Minister also inaugurated the National Automated Fingerprint Identification System (NAFIS)
  • Madhya Pradesh – 1st a state in the country where an unidentified deceased was identified through the NAFIS database.

3. MANTHAN:

  • A platform for Research and Innovation
  • Ideas and implementation through Science, Technologies and Innovations
  • Launched by Ajay Kumar Sood, the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India.
  • It will provide an opportunity to bring national and global communities closer to India’s technology revolution.

4. TN CM Felicitates Sportspersons from TN:

  • Chief Minister M.K. Stalin handed over incentives to sportspersons from Tamil Nadu who excelled in the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham and the Commonwealth Fencing Championship in London.
S.No. Sportsperson Achievement
1. A. Sharath Kamal (Table Tennis) Three Gold Medals in men’s team mixed doubles and men’s singles events, silver medal in the men’s doubles event in the Commonwealth Games.
2. G. Sathiyan (Table Tennis) Gold medal in men’s team, a silver medal in men’s doubles and a bronze medal in men’s singles events in the Commonwealth Games.
3. Sauvar Ghosal (Squash) Bronze medal in men’s singles and mixed doubles events
4. Deepika Pallikal (Squash) Bronze medal in mixed doubles events
5. C.A. Bhavani Devi (Fencing) Gold medal in senior women’s sabre (Individual Category) and a bronze medal in the team event in the Commonwealth Fencing Championship 2022 in London
6. Pranav Venkatesh (Chess) He became India’s 75th Chess grandmaster

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