Current Affairs - National
IPES-Food Report: Global Hunger Crisis amidst High Debt Levels and UrgentNeed for Action
The International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems (IPES-Food) has released a report, on March 6, 2023, bringing attention to the growing global hunger crisis and high levels of debt distress.
For the first time, an Indian Navy submarine, INS Sindhukesari, has docked in Jakarta, Indonesia, from February 22 to 24, as part of India's expanding military cooperation with South East Asian nations.
Anti-Maritime Piracy Bill
Recently, on December 19, 2022, Rajya Sabha passed the Anti-Maritime Piracy Bill which the government said would provide an effective legal instrument to combat Maritime Piracy.
Night trials of Ballistic Missile Agni V
On December 15, 2022, India has successfully conducted night trials of nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni V.
India Internet Governance Forum 2022
Recently, the second edition of the India Internet Governance Forum 2022 was held during 9-11 December, 2022.
Deployment of ‘Pralay’ Missile
The defence ministry has cleared a proposal to procure around 120 Pralay ballistic missiles, which will be deployed along the borders with China and Pakistan.
25th Eastern Zonal Council
Recently, on December 17, 2022, the 25th Eastern Zonal Council meeting was held in Kolkata.
Statue of Prosperity
Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a 108 feet tall bronze statue of Sri Nadaprabhu Kempegowda in Bengaluru on November 11, 2022.
India achieves National Health Policy (NHP) Target for MMR
There has been a significant decline in the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR) in the country.
22nd Law Commission of India
On 7th November 2022, the Union Govt. has constituted the 22nd Law Commission of India.