29 Jan (Saturday)
Hemant Ritu Krishna पक्ष::
Month: Magha 12, (Purnimata)/ Pausha 27 (Amanta)According to Purnimanta calendar (Ujjain)
Vikram Samvat – 2078
Titi: Dwadashi
Rahu Kaal : 09:55 AM – 11:18 AM

  1. India’s COVID Vaccination Drive covers over 164.96 crore doses. Health Ministry said that over 93 crore 67 lakh vaccine doses have been administered as first dose and more than 70 crore 19 lakh vaccine doses given as second doses.
  2. Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya has said that more than 60% children in the age group of 15 to 18 have received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine.
  3. Ahead of the Budget Session of Parliament which is to begin from 31st of January, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, inspected various facilities in Parliament House Complex on Friday.
  4. Digital Sansad App has been launched to improve the digital footprint of the Lok Sabha and to connect people to Parliament.
  5. As part of Republic Day Celebrations, the Beating the Retreat ceremony will be held at the historic Vijay Chowk on Saturday evening. A novel drone show will be one of the major attractions of this year’s ‘Beating the Retreat’ ceremony.
  6. Union Minister for Science and Technology, Dr Jitendra Singh on Friday said that Indian StartUp “Botlab”, funded by Technology Development Board (TDB) under Union Ministry of Science and Technology and led by IIT Delhi alumni, will fly 1,000 Drones in “Beating Retreat” ceremony. This will make India the fourth country, after China, Russia and UK, to carry out such a large-scale show with 1,000 drones.
  7. The Supreme Court Friday refused to “lay down any yardstick” for granting reservation in promotion to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in government jobs. A three-judge bench headed by Justice Nageswara Rao said states are obligated to collect data on inadequacy of representation of SCs/STs.
  8. Andhra Pradesh : CM Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on 27 Jan launched a citizen services portal called ‘AP Seva 2.0’ to provide a series of services even to people in remote villages across the state in a speedy and transparent manner and ensuring accountability.
  9. ARUNCHAL PRADESH : Honouring India’s Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Late General Bipin Rawat, the Arunachal Govt has decided to rename the Walong-Kibithu stretch after him. Arunachal CM Pema Khandu tweeted announced. He said thst “General Bipin Rawat Ji will always be remembered for his extraordinary contribution in bolstering India’s defence. In his honour, the Walong-Kibithu road in Arunachal will be named after him, where he rendered his valuable service as Commanding Officer of 5/11 Gorkha Rifles,” In addition to this, the General Bipin Rawat Hall of Raj Bhawan, Itanagar was also dedicated to the people of Arunachal Pradesh in the virtual presence of the late General’s daughters Kritika and Tarini Rawat on the occasion of the 73rd Republic Day.
  10. KARNATAKA : Veteran Bharatiya Janata Party leader BS Yediyurappa’s grand daughter Soundarya was found hanging at her flat Vasanth Nagar in Bengaluru on Friday. She was 30. Soundarya was a practising doctor MS Ramaiah hospital in Bengaluru. She was married to Dr Neeraj S, who works in the same hospital, in 2018 and they have a six-month-old child. Reports suggested that she was suffering from post-pregnancy depression.
  11. PUNJAB : Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Punjab Congress chief, will file his nomination papers for Amritsar (East) assembly seat


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  1. The upcoming Union Budget that is scheduled to happen on February 1, 2022, in many reports and by the economy experts has termed it as “Growth Budget”.
  2. According to the National Statistical Office’s First Advance Estimates of GDP, the economy is expected to grow at a 9.2% annual rate in FY22. The GDP level at the end of FY22 will be quite close to the level at the end of FY20.
  3. The key imperatives for the Indian Government in the formulation of the Union Budget 2022 must be on three fronts:

(i). Supporting bottom-of-the-pyramid households to address some consumption-related challenges.

(Ii) . Pump-priming the economy through higher capital expenditure Supporting MSMEs

(iii). The unorganized sector through continued easy credit access.

  1. Union Budget 2022: No Halwa customary Ceremony this Year to Maintain Safety Protocol of COVID 19.
  2. NEW APPOINTMENT : Dr V Anantha Nageswaran as the Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) for the Union Finance Ministry. He was the Dean of the IFMR Graduate School of Business and a distinguished Visiting Professor of Economics at Krea University. He has also been a part-time member of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India from 2019 to 2021.


  1. PM Modi has stressed that Indian music should make its global identity. He was speaking at the launch of Pandit Jasraj Cultural Foundation through video conferencing on Friday. He paid tribute to Pandit Jasraj on the occasion of birth anniversary of the doyen of Indian Classical Music.


  1. PM Modi addressed the National Cadet Corps Rally at Cariappa Ground. The Prime Minister inspected the Guard of Honour, reviewed March Past by NCC contingents and also witnessed the NCC cadets displaying their skills in army action, slithering, microlight flying, parasailing as well as cultural programmes. The best cadets also received medal and baton from the Prime Minister.
  2. The Maharashtra Directorate of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) won the Prime Minister’s Banner at the Republic Day camp, the Defence ministry said in a statement on Friday. The state had last won the PM’s banner in 2014, it was stated.
  3. Army trainer aircraft crashes near Gaya; both pilots safe. The crash takes place in the fields adjoining a village under Bodh Gaya block, when the pilots try to make an emergency landing.
  4. The BSF on Friday foiled a cross-border drug smuggling bid and recovered 58 kg heroin after an exchange of fire with Pakistani smugglers along the Indo-Pak border in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district that also left a force personnel injured, police said.
  5. The two indigenously made Advance Light Helicopters ALH-DHRUV MK III inducted in Navy, the fleet of Andaman Nicobar Command in Port Blair.


  1. India got its first ever export order for BrahMos missiles on Friday when the Philippines’ Defence Ministry signed USD 374 million contract with the BrahMos Aerospace Pvt Ltd (BAPL) to supply undisclosed number of missiles.
  2. At the first ever India-Central Asia Summit held virtually on 27 Jan to take ties to “new heights”, PM Modi and the Presidents of Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic and Turkmenistan decided to strengthen trade links and connectivity through the Iranian port of Chabahar that is being developed by India and provides sea-land access to land-locked Central Asia and the International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC).
  3. India and China agreed at the previous round of corps commander-level talks to stay in close contact and maintain dialogue via military and diplomatic channels to work out a mutually acceptable resolution of the remaining issues related to the line of actual control (LAC) in the western sector at the earliest, the ministry of external affairs (MEA) said.
  4. Chinese Army hands over missing Arunachal boy to Indian Army: . China’s People’s Liberation Army has handed over the missing teenager from Arunachal Pradesh to the Indian Army. The youth, Miram Taron, was handed over to the Indian Army at the Wacha-Damai border meeting point in far-eastern Arunachal Pradesh.


  1. Rwanda will reopen its main border with Uganda on Monday, authorities announced on 28 Jan. It abruptly closed the Gatuna-Katuna border in 2019, after accusing Uganda of abducting Rwandans and supporting rebels seeking to topple President Paul Kagame.
  2. China has announced plans to build a space centre and satellites for Pakistan as part of its efforts to boost space cooperation with its ally. Pakistan was mentioned many times in a white paper titled “China’s Space Programme: A 2021 Perspective”, released by China’s State Council. In 2018, China had helped Pakistan to launch two satellites.
  3. Russian President Vladimir Putin has told French President Emmanuel Macron that the West had not addressed Russia’s main security demands amid tensions over Ukraine. Avoiding NATO expansion and not deploying offensive weapons near Russia’s borders were among the concerns mentioned in an official statement about the conversation. Russia has massed its troop near the border with Ukraine.
  4. United Nations World Food Programme said that more than one-third of population of Ethiopia’s Tigray are suffering an “extreme lack of food” due to the federal government blockade. The UN also called on all parties in the ongoing 15-month war between the government and Tigrayan rebels to agree to humanitarian ceasefire and “formally agreed transport corridors” for aid.
  5. Kazakhstan’s ruling party, Nur Otan on Friday elected President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev as its Chairman.



January 28, 2022
Match 80

Patna Pirates 52
Tamil Thalaivas 24

  1. India beat China to win a bronze medal at Women’s Asia Cup hockey. Sharmila Devi (13′) and Gurjit Kaur’s (19′) penalty corner conversions helped India beat China 2-0 in third-place play-off to win the bronze medal at Women’s Asia Cup 2022 in Muscat on Friday.

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Delhi, the capital of India is as old as the epic Mahabharata. The town was known as Indraprastha, where Pandavas used to live. In 1192 the legions of the Afghan warrior Muhammad of Ghori captured the Rajput town, and the Delhi Sultanate was established (1206).

In the year 1803 AD, the city came under the British rule. In 1911, British shifted their capital from Calcutta to Delhi. After independence in 1947, New Delhi was officially declared as the Capital of India.

😀 Thought of the day

Have a vision. It is the ability to see the invisible. If you can see the invisible, you can achieve the impossible


Hitler : “There’s no word like IMPOSSIBLE in my dictionary.”

Pappu : Ab bolne se kya faiyda? Jab kharidi thi tab check karna tha! ?

😳 WHY❓❓❓

Why is the sea green in some places?

The most important light-absorbing substance in the oceans is chlorophyll, which phytoplankton use to produce carbon by photosynthesis. Due to this green pigment – chlorophyll – phytoplankton preferentially absorb the red and blue portions of the light spectrum (for photosynthesis) and reflect green light.

LEARN Sanskrit🙏🏻

Pyramid: Sucya-kara-stambha


How do painkillers know where the pain is in the body

When you take a pain reliever like ibuprofen, it keeps injured or damaged cells from making and releasing prostaglandin. When the cells don’t release this chemical, it means that the brain won’t get the pain message as quickly or clearly

💁🏻‍♂‍ GK TODAY

Biggest planet Jupiter

Nearest planet to Sun Mercury.

Planets nearest to earth Venus & Mars


Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, , (born 29 January 1970) is an Indian politician and former Olympian.

Rathore is a Member of Parliament (MP) in Lok Sabha from Jaipur Rural seat. He served in Indian Army and retired as Colonel. He won 25 international medals at various championships for Double Trap Shooting including a Silver medal at 2004 Summer Olympics in Men’s Double Trap event.Rathore served as a commissioned officer in The Grenadiers regiment of the Indian Army before retiring in 2013 as a colonel.


You can’t make an omelet without breaking some eggs

There’s always a cost to doing something

Advance Retreat


Infect – Contaminate


(kindly inform, if given info is vary from actual facts🙏🏻)

Ravana parents in Ramayana

Father : Visrava (son of Pulastya, one of the creator Prajapati)

Mother Kaikashi or Nikasa

Ravana acquired his throne through foul means when he expelled his half-brother Kubera, god of wealth, from the island.

Ravana in previous Birth: Actually Jaya and Vijaya are the two gatekeepers or Dwarapalakas of the abode of Vishnu, known as Vaikuntha (meaning place of eternal bliss). Due to a curse, they were forced to undergo multiple births as mortals who would be subsequently killed by various avatars of Vishnu. They were incarnated as Hiranyakashipu and Hiranyaksha in Satya Yuga, Ravana and Kumbhakarna in Treta Yuga, and finally Shishupala and Dantavakra in Dvapara Yuga


( Note : These home tips followed in villages/ancient traditions, it is up to you to use it or not🙏🏻)

Taro root (Arabi) is a good source of fiber and many vitamins and minerals that the standard American diet frequently lacks.

Taro root contains fiber and resistant starch, which both slow digestion and reduce blood sugar spikes after meals

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