23rd April 2022 Current Affairs

23rd April 2022 Current Affairs

23rd April 2022 Current Affairs

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1. NITI Aayog signs a statement of intent with UNICEF:

  • Signed on SDGs focusing on Children
  • It focuses on multidimensional aspects of child development such as health, education, nutrition, protection and other relevant areas.

About UNICEF:

  • United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund
  • Estb: 11 Dec 1946
  • HQ: New York, US

2. President Ram Nath Kovind gives Assent to the constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2022:

  • The act provides “Darlongs” a small community in Tripura to officially get included in the list of scheduled tribes.
  • The Darlong community is a sub-tribe of the Kuki tribe.
  • The act amended the constitution (Scheduled Tribes) order, in 1950.

3. Champions of the Earth Lifetime Achievement Award 2021:

  • Received by David Attenborough
  • Announced by UNEP
  • He is well known for his innovative educational television programs, especially the nine-part life series forming the life collection.
  • His well-known documentaries : The Green Planet and A Plastic Ocean
  • Other works: Life on Earth, The Living Planet, and The trials of Life.

About UNEP:

  • United Nations Environment Programme
  • Estb: 5 June 1972
  • HQ: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Head: Inger Anderson (Denmark)
  • The year 2022 marks the 50 years since the 1972 UN conference on the Human Environment in Stockholm, Sweden.

4. Book Released:

S. No. Book Name Author
1. The Magic of Mangalajodi Avinash Khemka
2. The Sikh History of East India Abinash Mohapatra
  • Both the books are released by Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik.

5. New Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog:

  • Suman K Bery has been appointed.
  • Replaced Rajiv Kumar who took charge on 1 Sep 2017.

About NITI Aayog:

  • National Institute of Transforming India.
  • Estb: 1 Jan 2015
  • CEO: Amitabh Kant
  • Chairman: Prime Minister
  • 1st V-C : Arvind Panagariya
  • 2nd V-C: Rajiv Kumar
  • 3rd V-C: Suman K Bery

6. World Book and Copyright Day:

  • Observed on 23rd April.
  • Theme 2022: “Read, so you never feel low.”
  • The event is observed in order to promote reading, publishing and copyright.

7. Asian Wrestling Championship:

  • Held at Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia.
  • Indian wrestlers Anshu Malik & Radhika won silver medals.
  • Manisha won the bronze medal.

8. TANUVAS University:

  • Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS) has been ranked first among the 15 state veterinary universities in India.
  • Released by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research(ICAR)
  • TANUVAS Estb: 1989, Chennai.

About ICAR:

  • Estb: 16 July 1929
  • HQ: New Delhi
  • Director: Trilochan Mohapatra

9. “HELLO” Payment System – launched by the Russian Central Bank.

10. Space Bricks:

  • ISRO and IISc Bengaluru have jointly developed.
  • The slurry casting method is used to make space bricks from Martian soil with the help of bacteria and urea.

11. Telangana is to host the world’s largest California-based  Biliti  Electric electric three-wheeler plant with California based Biliti Electric Inc.

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