1.Union Minister Prahlad Singh Patel Inaugurates Sangeet Sandhya As A Part Of 550th Birth Anniversary Celebrations Of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji:
Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurated Sangeet Sandhya programme as a part of the 550th Birth Anniversary celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev. The Sangeet Sandhya was organised by the Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts under the aegis of Ministry of Culture.
2.Prime Minister Narendra Modi Launches Seven Urban Infrastructure Projects In Bihar:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi virtually inaugurated seven urban infrastructure transformation projects in Bihar, which is scheduled to go to polls this year. Among the seven projects, six are under the Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) scheme, while one is under the Namami Gange Mission.
3.Maharashtra Government Accords Ambulance Status To Vehicles Carrying Medical Oxygen For One Year:
For an uninterrupted supply of oxygen, vehicles carrying oxygen cylinders for medical use will be treated at par with ambulances as emergency vehicles in Maharashtra for a period of 1 year. The notification was issued under Disaster Management Act, 2005.
4.Maharashtra CM Announces ‘My Family-My Responsibility’ Campaign To Fight Covid-19:
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray announced the launch of ‘My family-My responsibility’ from September 15 to fight the pandemic.Under this campaign, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will reach out to every family residing in the financial capital and will provide medical help and guidance if needed.
5.HIKAI Online Academic Classes Inaugurated At Ramakrishna Mission Sec School In East Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya:
Online academic classes of HIKAI (Hybrid Interactive Knowledge Assimilation Initiative) were inaugurated at Ramakrishna Mission Secondary School demonstrating the technological capability of conducting online classes in a no-internet zone by using intranet.
6.Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh Virtually Lays Foundation Stone Of Arun Jaitley Memorial Sports Complex In Jammu:
Union Minister of State, Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Dr Jitendra Singh along with Youth Affairs & Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju and Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha laid the foundation stone for the construction of Arun Jaitley Memorial Sports Complex at Hiranagar, in Kathua district of Jammu & Kashmir through video conferencing.
7.India Beats China To Become Member Of UN’s Commission On Status Of Women:
India is elected as a member of UN’s Commission on Status of Women, a body of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). India, Afghanistan and China had contested the elections. This year is 25th anniversary of the famous Beijing World Conference on Women. India is to be a member for four years from 2021 – 2025.
8.India Is Second-Fastest-Growing Freelance Market In The World:
India is the second-fastest-growing freelance market in the world with a massive increase in the number of freelancers this year, according to a report on ‘Freelancing in 2020: An Abundance of Opportunities’ by Payoneer.
9.Aditya Puri Conferred Lifetime Achievement Award By Euromoney Awards Of Excellence 2020:
Managing Director of HDFC Bank Aditya Puri has been conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award by Euromoney Awards of Excellence 2020. He has been awarded for his skills in building a world-class bank in India at a time where there were no similar institutions in existence.
10.Gauri Khan Announces Her Debut Book ‘My Life In Design’:
Interior designer, Gauri Khan has authored her first book titled “My Life In Design”, which will be published by Penguin Random House India in 2021. It is a coffee-table book, in which Gauri has written about her journey as a designer.