29 Oct (Saturday)
Vedic Ritu: Sharad
Drik Ritu: Hemant (Prewinter)
पक्ष :: Shuklapaksh
Month: Kartika 20, (Purnimanta)
Vikram Samvat – 2079
Shaka Samvat – 1944
Nakshatra:Jyeshta (up to 9:05 am) Moola
Tithi: Chaturthi (up to 8:13 am)Panchami/
RahuKaal: 09:22 AM – 10:46 AM
CHHATPUJA SPECIAL : https://youtu.be/wQhBh3IErYA
TODAYS TOP NEWS
- The four-day Chhath Puja celebrations began across the country started from Oct 28. Devotees pay special prayer to the Sun God, who is considered the source of life on this earth. For more information about its history click on this link
- PM Modi addressed the gathering on the occasion of expansion of Arcelor Mittal Nippon Steel plant at Hazira in Surat on Friday via video message. He said conducive environment for industries is being provided to make India a global hub of manufacturing.
- PM Modi will share his thoughts with the people of the country and abroad in the 94th episode of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme on All India Radio at 11 AM on Sunday.
- BIHAR Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav said that a big announcement regarding the jobs for the youths will be made in a few days
- GUJARAT: has been declared as a 100 percent ‘Har Ghar Jal’ state. In Gujarat, households in rural areas have access to safe drinking water through taps under the ‘Har Ghar Jal’ mission.
- Govt unveils new policy reforms for satellite communication services.
- Centre restricts use of herbicide glyphosate over health hazards
- J&K : To promote adventure tourism round the year in Doda, district administration started Chenab White Water Rafting Festival under Back to Village Phase-4
- ODISHA CM, Naveen Patnaik has launched a common credit portal SAFAL’ (Simplified Application for Agricultural Loans) for the welfare of farmers to provide bank loans.
- KERALA , African Swine Flu has been confirmed at a pig farm at Meenachil panchayat in Kottayam district. The authorities have shut down shops selling pig meat.
- A 10-year-old male tiger that killed 13 cows in last 1 month captured in Wayanad, Kerala. The Forest Department has provided ₹6.45 lakh as total compensation to the farmers who lost their livestock.
- UTTARA KHAND: DEHRADUN to host 3-day “Akash for Life” Space Conference in November. It will showcase the blending of traditional and modern knowledge through an extended integration of all schools of thought.
- UTTAR PRADESH: Home Department cleared a budget of over ₹650 crore for the modernisation of the police force. The upgrades will include purchasing state-of-the-art gadgets, setting up high-tech social media monitoring cells and forensic science laboratories for special wings of police.
- An IndiGo flight going from Delhi to Bengaluru was reportedly grounded after sparks were observed in the aircraft during takeoff from Delhi airport on Friday.
- Andhra Pradesh: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has launched the increased procedures under the flagship Aarogyasri scheme in the state, offering a total of 3255 medical procedures to the people.
- MAHARASHTRA ’s Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis has announced that a dedicated cyber intelligence unit will be set up in the state to curb cyber and financial crime.
- National Human Rights Commission has taken suo moto cognisance and issued a notice to Rajasthan govt about the reports that girls are being auctioned on stamp paper in half a dozen districts of Rajasthan. BJP national spokesperson Rajyavardhan Rathore said that around 400 girls were missing in the state within a month.
- Uttar Pradesh Police’s Anti-Terror Squad has arrested two people from Azamgarh in relation to an inter-state arms smuggling racket, according to an official statement on Friday.
- A Delhi court on Friday extended the ED custody of arrested TMC leader Anubrata Mondal’s ex-security guard by eight days in connection with the cattle smuggling case
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- Steel Authority of India Limited, SAIL and the Airport Authority of India, AAI signed an Operation and Management agreement on Friday in New Delhi to facilitate commercial operations from Rourkela in Odisha.
- The commencement of air services is also important in view of the forthcoming Hockey World Cup, where 20 out of the total 44 matches are being held at Rourkela in January 2023.
- Union Commerce and Industries minister Piyush Goyal on Friday emphasised the need for concerted efforts by all sections of people to achieve the goal of making India a developed country by 2047.
- India’s musical instruments exports have increased to 172 crore rupees during April-September this fiscal against the 49 crore rupees in the same period of 2013-14.
- Hindustan Copper Limited has paid a dividend of more than 74 crore rupees to the union government for the financial year 2021-22. This is equivalent to over 23 percent of equity share capital.
- PSU lender Indian Bank has launched several digital initiatives under “Project WAVE” in a bid to enhance the customer experience through integrated services on its digital platform.
- Bombay Stock Exchange, launched Electronic Gold Receipt (EGR) on its platform
- Singer Palak Muchhal and lyricist-composer Mithoon are set to tie the knot on November 6, 2022.
- The release date of Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone-starrer ‘Fighter’ has been postponed. The film, which will be directed by Siddharth Anand, will arrive in theatres on January 25, 2024
- Defence Minister Rajnath Singh dedicated 75 BRO projects to the nation worth ₹ 2,180 crore. He also laid the foundation stone for a BRO Museum at Project Himank. BRO Director General Lt. Gen Rajiv Choudhary and other senior army officials also present during the programmes.
He dedicated 75 BRO projects to the nation, from India’s last village Shyok in Leh on Friday. The projects include :-
02 helipads and
a Carbon Neutral habitat, spread across six states and two union territories.
- Tata and Airbus to produce C-295 transport planes: The C-295 cargo aircraft for IAF will be produced in Vadodara by European aviation giant Airbus and Tata Advanced Systems.
- Technology Development and Acceleration Cell of the Naval Innovation Indigenisation Organization (NIIO) under the Indian Navy and Drone Federation of India (DFI) have come together to collaborate towards promoting indigenous development, manufacturing, and testing of drones, counter-drone, and associated technologies for the Indian Navy.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday pitched for “one nation, one uniform” for police forces in the country.
✈ INTERNATIONAL NEWS
- UNSC Counter Terrorism Committee meeting begins in Mumbai; External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar has appealed to all nations to rise above political differences to address terrorism.
- 12th World Hindi Conference will take place in February 2023 in Nadi, Fiji
- 7th ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting on Agriculture and Forestry held under the co-chairmanship of Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar.
- Foreign Service Officer of 2001 batch Dr. Rajesh Ranjan has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire
🌎 WORLD NEWS 🌍
- North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on 28 Oct; South Korea says, no reports of damage, fired two short-range ballistic missiles falled outside of Japan’s exclusive economic zone.
- Russia files complaint with UN Security Council; demands international investigation in US military-biological activities in Ukraine.
- The US has imposed sanctions on the Iran-based 15 Khordad Foundation, accusing it of placing a bounty on ‘The Satanic Verses’ author Salman Rushdie, who was recently attacked during an event. The foundation allegedly increased the bounty announced earlier for killing Rushdie from $2.7 million to $3.3 million in 2012. The 75-year-old lost sight in one eye after the attack.
- European Union lawmakers have reached a provisional agreement to cut CO2 emissions by 55% for new cars sold in 2030 compared to the levels of 2021. Further, EU negotiators agreed to reach zero-emission road mobility by 2035.
- T20 World Cup: Matches between England and Australia as well as Ireland and Afghanistan abandoned due to rain
Oct 29, Saturday
New Zealand vs Sri Lanka
Super 12 Group 1 at Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
13:30 IST / 08:00 GMT
- FRENCH OPEN BADMINTON TOURNAMENT : Indian pair Satwik Sairaj Ranki Reddy and Chirag Shetty have advanced to the men’s doubles semi-finals of the French Open badminton tournament. In the quarterfinals, they defeated Thailand’s Hoki Takuro and Kobayashi Yugo, 23-21, 21-18.
- International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League: Harmanpreet Singh named skipper of 22-member Indian hockey team.
- India started its campaign against New Zealand on October 28 and will take on Spain on October 30. The hosts will play their second match against New Zealand on November 4 and face Spain on November 6 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
Frmn : 30 Mar 1949
Govrnr: Kalraj Mishra
CM: Ashok Gehlot (INC)
Districts : 33
🥇Gold ₹ 51,530 @10gm 24 (Krt)
🥈 Silver ₹ 58,300 @ Kg
⛽ Petrol ₹ 110/Ltr
⛽ Diesel ₹ 95/Ltr
LPG : ₹ 1,057/14.2 Kg
🇮🇳 FACTS ABOUT INDIA 🇮🇳
The first bank of limited liability managed by Indians was Oudh Commercial Bank founded in 1881. Subsequently, Punjab National Bank was established in 1894.
The largest bank – Imperial Bank of India – was nationalised in 1955 and renamed as State Bank of India.
😀Thought of the day
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
JOKE OF THE DAY
Pappu* raat ko cycle le ke qabristan main ghus gaya.
Phir dusri side se bahar nikla
Aur paseena ponchhty hue bola:????
Uff Yaar, ye konsa road tha????????
Itne sare speed breaker.
Why teeth becomes yellow?*
As the enamel layer of the teeth starts wearing down and thinning itself due to chewing, the yellow dentin is exposed making the teeth look yellower. Dentin is a deep, yellow to brown, tinged material inside our teeth under the enamel. It is the primary cause for teeth appearing yellow.
Papaya* is called as मधुकर्कटी Madhukarkati in Sanskrit.
🤔 HOW IT WORKS ⁉
HOW A SOAP IS MADE*
Cold process soap is made by mixing fatty acids and sodium hydroxide (lye) together. Fatty acids used in this method can be almost any oil, such as beef tallow, olive oil or hemp oil. … After the lye and fat have been mixed, this mixture may be kept warm to ensure that the soap is completely saponified.
Handmade soap is technically glycerin soap and it differs from industrial soap. In hand soap process method an excess of fat is used to consume the alkali, and in that the glycerin is not harvest out. This supperfatted soap is more skin-friendly than industrial soap.
💁🏻♂ GK TODAY
The Group of Seven (G7) is an informal bloc of industrialized democracies—Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States—that meets annually to discuss issues such as global economic governance, international security, and energy policy.
It is an intergovernmental organisation that was formed in 1975 by the top economies of the time as an informal forum to discuss pressing world issues. The G-7 was known as the ‘G-8’ for several years after the original seven were joined by Russia in 1997. The Group returned to being called G-7 after Russia was expelled as a member in 2014 .
Founded : 1975
BORN TODAY 🐣💐
Vaali (born T.S. Rangarajan; 29 October 1931 – 18 July 2013) was an Indian poet and lyricist whose works were in Tamil, had a five-decade long association with the Tamil film industry, wrote over 15,000 songs. He was honoured by the Government of India with the Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian honour.
🙏🏻 IDIOMS & PHRASES
Good things come to those who wait*
To have patience
Example : I’m glad my mother taught me that good things come to those who wait: I worked hard and paid my dues in my career while waiting patiently for the right opportunity to come my way.
Gather × Disperse, Dissemble
Gather : Converge, huddle
🛕 VEDIK GYAN
(kindly inform, if given info is differ from actual facts🙏🏻)
Scientific Theory Behind ‘Offering Water’ to the Rising Sun : Surya Namaskar
When the spectrum of sun rays refract through the water, it breaks down into seven colours. The energy emanating from these rays of different colours is absorbed by the body, and balances any dosha in the body. As a result we automatically gain ‘water therapy of sun rays.
🧬 HEALTH CARE: HOME REMEDIES🩺
(Note : These home tips followed in villages/ancient traditions, it is up to you to use it or not🙏🏻)
Onion health benefits* 🧅
Treating cold and flu
Drinking tea with honey and lemon: This can ease a sore throat and researchers have found honey to be an effective cough suppressant.
Drinking hot water with fresh ginger: This can reduce feelings of nausea associated with the flu.
Gargling with salt water : This studyTrusted Source found that gargling might help prevent upper respiratory tract infections.
Keep a small piece of onion under the nostrils and inhale, to stop or slow down a nose bleed.
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