12 Apr (Tuesday)
पक्ष :: Shukla
Month: Chaitra 25, (Purnimata)/ Chaitra11 (Amanta) Vikram Samvat – 2079
Shaka Samvat – 1944
Nakshatra : Ashlesha (up to 8:35 am)Magha
RahuKaal: 3:35PM–5:09PM GK TODAY : https://youtu.be/z0OaYUZf9Ws
TODAYs TOP NEWS
- Over 185 crore 74 lakh COVID vaccine doses administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive.
- National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) will be celebrating Pariksha Parv- 4.0 from 11th April 2022 to 31st May 2022.
(a) Pariksha Parv 4.0 is an endeavor for providing a platform for students, parents and teachers to share their thoughts and get guidance and important tips from the experts.
(b) SAMVEDNA- (1800-121-2830) is a toll-free Tele counseling service of NCPCR by trained Counsellors for COVID related stress which will now be extended for students to cope up with exam and result related queries, stress and anxiety.
- Gujarat, Kerala and Punjab have emerged as the top three performers states in the NITI Aayog’s State Energy and Climate Index (SECI).
- Coal, Mines, and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi will be chairing the Fourth Governing Body Meeting of National Mineral Exploration Trust in Delhi on 13th of April.
- JNU Clashes : University Administration warns students that no violence will be tolerated on campus and appealed to them to maintain peace and harmony. Two groups clashed over non-vegetarian food and obstruction of Ram Navami puja.
- A two-day National Conference on Cooperation Policy is being organized in New Delhi. The conference will be inaugurated by the Union Home and Cooperation Minister Amit Shah.
- Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s husband Robert Vadra said he is ready to enter politics if people want. “
- ASSAM : In a first, the Jnanpith Award Presentation Ceremony was held in Assam to confer the award to the renowned Assamese poet Nilamani Phookan
- First flight of Made in India HAL Dornier Do-228 will take off from Dibrugarh in Assam to Pasighat in Arunachal Pradesh.
- DELHI : Auto and taxi drivers in Delhi staged a protest outside the Delhi Secretariat on Monday demanding subsidy on CNG prices.
- GUJARAT : PM Modi will inaugurate the hostel and education complex of Shri Annapurnadham Trust at Adalaj in Gujarat at 11 A.M. through video conferencing.
- Six workers were killed in a blast which triggered a fire in a chemical factory in Gujarat’s Bharuch district. The incident took place in the unit located in Dahej industrial area, about 235 km from Ahmedabad.
- HIMACHAL : Four days after joining the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Jabna Chauhan, who had the distinction of being the youngest woman sarpanch of the country at the age of 22, has been booked in an old cement embezzlement case in Mandi district.
- J&K ; A senior leader of terrorist organization Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), Mohiuddin Aurangzeb Alamgir has been notified as a terrorist under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967. He has been involved in Pulwama Central Reserve Police Force Convoy attack of 2019.
- J&K ; Union Territory of J&K Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Govt of India, Apurva Chandra convened a meeting in Srinagar regarding preparedness and wide media publicity to be provided to the forthcoming 43-day Shri Amarnathji Yatra scheduled to commence from 30th of June this year.
- JHARKHAND : Three people were killed and several injured after some cable cars on a ropeway collided with one another at Trikut hills close to Baba Baidyanath Temple in Jharkhand’s Deoghar district on Monday. Two Mi-17 helicopters are involved in the rescue operations in Deoghar district.
- As per Jharkhand Tourism, the Trikut ropeway is India’s highest vertical ropeway with a maximum lens angle of 44 degrees. The ropeway, situated around 20 km from Baba Baidyanath Temple, is around 766 metres long, while the hill is 392 metres high.
- Rescue operations underway by Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) with sister organisations at Trikut Ropeway, Deoghar.
- A man succumbed to his injuries following an incident of stone-pelting during a Ram Navami procession on Sunday evening in Hirhi village of Jharkhand’s Lohardaga district.
- Responding to communal clashes that broke out in Gujarat during Ram Navami processions, which left one dead, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday said that hate, violence and exclusion are weakening India. “The path to progress is paved with the bricks of brotherhood, peace and harmony. Let’s stand together to secure a just, inclusive India,” Rahul further said.
- KARNATAKA : BJP MP Anantkumar Hegde wrote to Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai demanding an investigation into “possible links” between the student Muskan Khan and “unseen hands” behind the hijab row. He claimed that Muskan’s act of standing in defence of the hijab had become global news and that several Muslim organisations rewarded her, followed by praise from Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri.
- TELANGANA : A group of scientists from Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, IICT, Hyderabad have designed a hybrid material which can absorb greenhouse gas methane and convert it to clean hydrogen.
- UTTAR PRADESH : BJP MLA from Sultanpur Vinod Singh, in a letter to UP CM Yogi Adityanath, said his constituency must be renamed as Kushbhawanpur. Sultanpur has many religious places which stress the belief that Kush, Lord Ram’s son, developed it as his capital and called it Kushbhawanpur.
- UTTARAKHAND : Congress President Sonia Gandhi appointed former Ranikhet MLA Karan Mahara as the new President of the Uttarakhand Congress unit
💷 GBP 98.83
BSE Sensex 59,447.18
NIFTY : 17,784.35
- Finance Ministry has said that tax collections during financial year 2021-22 has crossed 27 lakh crore rupees.
- Adani Green Energy has surpassed Bharti Airtel to become the 10th most valuable company in India.
The company’s shares surged 20% on Monday to hit an all-time high of ₹ 2,786.20 on NSE. Its market capitalisation now stands at ₹ 4.22 lakh crore. Earlier this month, Adani Group became India’s third conglomerate to cross a market capitalisation of $200 billion.
- PM Modi will be honoured with the first-ever Lata Deenanath Mangeshkar Award, instituted in the memory of the veteran singer who passed away in February this year. the award ceremony will be held on 24th of April at Mumbai’s Shanmukhanand Hall.
- Actor Ranbir Kapoor Marriage : Only close friends and family members have been invited to Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt’s reported wedding that is to take place in April, Alia’s half-brother Rahul Bhatt has revealed. The wedding will have only 28 guests,
- Shahid Kapoor and Mrunal Thakur-starrer ‘Jersey’ has been accused of plagiarism by a writer named Rajneesh Jaiswal, reports said on Monday. Jaiswal has reportedly claimed that the movie’s script/story belongs to him. The film’s release has been postponed to April 22.
- India successfully flight-tested Anti-Tank Guided Missile HELINA. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated DRDO and the Indian Army for this achievement.
- A CH-47F (I) Chinook helicopter of the Indian Air Force on Monday set a record by flying the longest, non-stop chopper sortie in India, with the operation training task requiring it to fly from Chandigarh to Jorhat, flew a distance of 1,910 km in seven-and-a-half hours.
- Chinook is a multi role,vertical lift platform, used for transporting men and material. It also plays an important role in Humanitarian and Disaster Relief Operations.
- A phase-II flying training contract was signed between Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and the Nigerian Army. .The agreement has been signed for imparting phase-II flying training on Chetak Helicopter for six officers of Nigerian Army Aviation.
- In J&K Terrorists had deliberately taken shelter in mosques and madrassas with the dual aim of avoiding detection and inciting religious sentiments by instigating the use of force or firing by security forces. Officials said.
✈ INTERNATIONAL NEWS
- PM Modi on 11 Apr congratulated newly-elected Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif. He said, “India desires peace and stability in a region free of terror so that we can focus on our development challenges and ensure the well-being and prosperity of our people.” Sharif was elected as the PM after Imran Khan was removed through a no-confidence motion.
- Newly-elected Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said, “I’ll advise (Indian) PM (Narendra) Modi to understand that there is poverty on both sides (of the border).” He called upon PM Modi to resolve the Jammu and Kashmir issue, adding, “Then let’s fight poverty together”. Good ties with India cannot happen without a peaceful resolution on Kashmir, he said.
- PM Modi in virtual interaction with US President Biden, says India-US partnership can contribute to solution of many global problems.
🌎 WORLD NEWS 🌍
- In Pakistan, Opposition’s joint candidate Shehbaz Sharif was elected as the country’s 23rd Prime Minister on 11 Apr. The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief got 174 votes.
- Russia on Monday claimed that it has hit four S-300 air defence systems in Ukraine, amid claims by the Ukrainian government of an impending Russian offensive in the country’s east.
- Landslides and floods caused by tropical storm Megi have left at least 25 people dead in the Philippines.
- Sweden’s ruling Social Democrats party will review its security policy amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
- Ukraine’s economy to shrink by 45.1% due to war in 2022: World Bank
- Sri Lankan Opposition leader Sajith Premadasa has said that country will opt for Constitutional provisions to oust incumbent government amid economic crisis.
- INDIAN PREMIER LEAGUE 2022
Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Gujarat Titans,
Sunrisers Hyderabad won by 8 wkts
GT – 162/7 (20)
SRH – 168/2 (19.1)
Player of the Match
- Apr 12, Tuesday
Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore
22nd Match at
Dr DY Patil Sports Academy, Mumbai
- Hardik Pandya has become the fastest Indian to smash 100 sixes in IPL history. The 28-year-old all-rounder achieved the feat after smashing a six off SRH’s Aiden Markram on Monday. Pandya took 1,046 balls to reach 100 sixes. DC captain Rishabh Pant was the previous fastest Indian to reach 100 sixes in IPL, taking 1,224 balls.
- Karnataka Govt leaves no stone unturned in their preparations for the Khelo India University Games to begin on 24th April 2022;
- 1st Khelo India National Ranking Women Archery to be held in Jamshedpur on April 12 and 13. The Sports Authority of India has approved a total amount of Rs 75 Lakh to host the Khelo India National Ranking Women Archery Tournament over six phases.
- India lost 0-3 to Netherlands in the semi-final match of the FIH junior women’s hockey World Cup in Potchefstroom on Sunday. India were trailing 0-1 at the end of the third quarter, but two back-to-back goals by the Netherlands’ players in the fourth quarter pushed the scoreline to 0-3.
Formed : 16 May 1975 (UT)
Gvnr : Ganga Prasad
CM : Prem Singh Tamang (SKM)
Dist : 06
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🇮🇳 FACTS ABOUT INDIA 🇮🇳
Maharana Sangram Singh Sisodia (12 April 1482 – 30 January 1528) commonly known as Rana Sanga, was an Indian ruler of Mewar and head of a powerful Rajput confederacy in Rajputana during the 16th century.
Rana Sanga succeeded his father, Rana Raimal, as king of Mewar in 1508.
He fought against the Afghan Lodhi dynasty of Delhi Sultanate, and later against the Turkic Mughals of Ferghana
😀 Thought of the day
Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.
JOKE OF THE DAY
Pappu🤓 : Waiter aisi… chai ☕pilao jisko pee kar tan man jhum uthe or badan machalne lage,
Waiter🤷🏻♂️ : Sir humre yaha bhains ka dhudh aata hi NAGIN🐍 ka nahi
Why Jallianwala Bagh massacre took place..?
On 13 April 1919, people gathered at Jallianwala Bagh (Amritsar) to protest against the arrest of the two nationalist leaders, Satya Pal and Dr Saifuddin Kitchlew. Suddenly, a British military officer, General Dyer, entered the park with his troops.
The demonstration was to demand the release of two popular leaders of the Indian Independence Movement, Satya Pal and Saifuddin Kitchlew, who had been earlier arrested by the government and moved to a secret location. Both were proponents of the Satyagraha movement led by Gandhi.
*प्रातःकाले* : Morning
अग्निवेला : Afternoon
सान्ध्य काले : Evening
🤔 HOW IT WORKS ⁉
How wine is made
Wine is made from the must (pulp) of red or black grapes and fermentation occurs together with the grape skins, which give the wine its color. … During this fermentation, which often takes between one and two weeks, the yeast converts most of the sugars in the grape juice into ethanol (alcohol) and carbon dioxide.
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Hottest continent on Earth : Africa
BORN TODAY 🐣💐
Sumitra Mahajan (née Sathe; born 12 April 1943) is an Indian politician who was the Speaker of the 16th Lok Sabha.
She is the second woman after Meira Kumar to be elected as the Speaker of the Lok Sabha.
🙏🏻 IDIOMS & PHRASES
So far so good
Things are going well so far
Ebb x Flow
Belly = Stomach
🛕 VEDIK GYAN
(kindly inform, if given info is differ from actual facts🙏🏻)
Hindu calendar , dating system used in India from about 1000 bce and still used to establish dates of the Hindu religious year. It is based on a year of 12 lunar months; i.e., 12 full cycles of phases of the Moon.
The traditional Hindu Calendar is composed of 5 basic parts, hence the name, Panchanga, or “one who has five limbs.” These five limbs are Tithi, Var, Nakshatra, Yoga and Karana.
The Hindu calendar has a cycle of 60 years and is named from Prabhava to Kshaya. Generally, the new Hindu year begins at the end of April every year. There are 12 months in Hindu lunar Calendar:
🧬 HEALTH CARE: HOME REMEDIES🩺
( Note : These home tips followed in villages/ancient traditions, it is up to you to use it or not🙏🏻)
Carrot juice is loaded with vitamin A and high in vitamins C and K. It also contains plant compounds called carotenoids, which act as antioxidants. As a rich source of vitamins A, B6, and C, carrot juice may help strengthen your immune system
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