Current Affairs 5th March 2021

Current Affairs 5th March 2021 1. HDFC ERGO’s new Business Kisht Suraksha HDFC ERGO General Insurance has introduced Business Kisht Suraksha. It is a unique cover aimed at protecting the balance sheet of Microfinance Institutions (MFIS), financial institutions, and banks in the event of a catastrophe or natural disaster. The…

Current Affairs 4th March 2021

Current Affairs 4th March 2021 1. National Safety Day: 4 March National Safety Day is observed on March 4 every year to commemorate the foundation of the National Safety Council (NSC). NSC aims to raise awareness about safety measures that need to be undertaken to prevent accidents and mishaps. National…

Current Affairs 2nd March 2021

Current Affairs 2nd March 2021 1. ORIX and Teesta Urja deal completed Japan’s financial services firm ORIX Corp. and Greenko Energy Holdings have concluded a deal for the investment of $980 million in Greenko. This is the single largest foreign investment transaction in India’s clean energy space. Greenko has also…

Current Affairs 1st March 2021

Current Affairs 1st March 2021 1. Vinesh Phogat bags gold in Ukraine wrestling Indian wrestler Vinesh Phogat has won the gold medal in the women’s 53-kg category at XXIV Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial in Kyiv, Ukraine. Vinesh Phogat defeated world number seven Vanesa Kaladzinskaya of Belarus in the…

Current Affairs 28th February 2021

Current Affairs 28th February 2021 1. National Science Day 2021 National Science Day day is celebrated every year on 28th of February to commemorate the discovery of the ‘Raman Effect’. The theme for National Science Day 2021 is ‘Future of Science and Technology and Innovation: Impact on Education Skills and…

Current Affairs 27th February 2021

Current Affairs 27th February 2021  1. Chandrashekhar Azad’s death anniversary On February 27, 1931, one of India’s most prominent freedom fighters Chandra Shekhar Azad chose to take a bullet to his head with his own hands rather than be taken captive by British colonialists. Chandra Shekhar Azad, born on July…

Current Affairs 26th February 2021

Current Affairs 26th February 2021 1. India’s first Toy Fair India’s first Toy Fair will be held virtually from February 27 to March 2, 2021. It is the first-ever digitally accessible exhibition. It will provide an opportunity to explore and buy a variety of toys from over 1,000 exhibitors across…

Current Affairs 25th February 2021

Current Affairs 25th February 2021 1. Israel launches “green pass” Israel has launched a coronavirus “green pass” system, which allows people who have been vaccinated to access public facilities. Israelis who have got both Pfizer vaccine shots and those who have recovered from the virus get a “Green Pass” certificate…