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RAJASTHAN CURRENT AFFAIRS 2021 – 8th July

NATIONAL AFFAIRS:

  • Puneet Dalmia to head a 25-member Development Council for the Cement Industry (DCCI) formed by Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
  • Land Ports Authority of India (LPAI) announced to establish 24 integrated Check posts (ICPs) on land borders by 2025.
  • Axis Bank joins hand with Indian Army to initiate ‘Power Salute’ scheme to offer Defence Service Salary Package.
  • India’s first AI based home loan selection engine ‘Easiloan’ launched.
  • 43 ministers sworn in during expansion and reshuffling of Union Cabinet.
  • 7 Cabinet Ministers of Union government resigned from their position.
  • Ex-Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh & Congress Politician Virbhadra Singh passed away.
  • A Web Portal to inspect electrical wing launched by Jammu & Kashmir LG Manoj Sinha.
  • TP Central Odisha Distribution Limited receives support of Indusland Bank to launch Digital Payment Network in Odisha.

INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS:

  • Swedish Parliament re-elects Stefan Lofven as Prime Minister.
  • Indian Woman Cricketer Mithali Raj leads in all forms of women’s international cricket.
  • Jovenel Moise, the president of Haiti killed at the age of 53.
  • National Institute of Biomedical Genomics in West Bengal created world’s first database of Genomic Variants of Oral cancer under Department of Biotechnology.
  • Kanchan Ugursandi of India becomes world’s first to complete Solo Motorcycle Expedition covering 18 passes in Himalayas.
  • FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry) report suggests Indian industry to cross USD 188 billion by 2025.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations releases report titled “Promoting youth engagement and employment in agriculture and food systems” to appeal youth to save future food security.
  • The Organization for Economic Co-operation & Development (OECD) report ‘OECD Employment Outlook 2021’ suggests 22 million people lost jobs in developed nations due to COVID-19.

RAJASTHAN STATE AFFAIRS:

  • State Cabinet approves Rajasthan Educational State and Subordinate Service Rule 2021.
  • Rajasthan govt approves the proposal of establishment of Legislative Council.
  • ‘Prashashan Gaon ke Sang Abhiyan’ to be launched on the 2 October on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti
  • Indra Gandhi Urban Credit Card Scheme to be launched to offer loan upto 50 thousand rupees to 5 lakhs Youth and Unemployed people in the state.
  • Rare species of black head royal snake found in Sirohi district.

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