07 Mar (Monday)
Shishir Ritu Shukla पक्ष::
Month: Phalguna 19, (Purnimata)/ Phalguna 05 (Amanta) Purnimanta calendar (Ujjain)
Vikram Samvat – 2078
Nakshatra : Bharani, Krithika
Titi: Panchami (up to 10:32 pm) Shashthi
Rahu Kaal : 08:14 AM – 09:42 AM
TODAYs TOP NEWS
- President Ram Nath Kovind and the First Lady, Smt Savita Kovind flagged off a fitness run at Rashtrapati Bhavan today as part of the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations.The five-kilometer run started from the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan and ended at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Sports Complex
- PM Modi will interact with ‘Jan Aushadhi Kendra’ owners and beneficiaries of the scheme aimed at making available affordable generic medicines on 07 March today via video conferencing @ 12.30,
- NSE’s former CEO Chitra Ramkrishna, accused of sharing confidential information with a ‘Himalayan yogi’, has been arrested by the CBI in connection to the NSE co-location case in Delhi. A Delhi court on 05 Mar rejected Ramkrishna’s anticipatory bail application while calling CBI’s conduct in the case “lackadaisical”. Notably, the CBI has already arrested her former colleague Anand Subramanian.
Feb Month News Highlights in short and swift coverage…
- ANDHRA PRADESH: The Budget Sessions of the AP Assembly will be stormy with the principal opposition, the Telugu Desam, deciding to end their boycott even as its leader Chandrababu Naidu will stay away this time too. The session starts on March 7.
- CHANDIGARH traffic police’s Road Safety Awareness Week 2022 concluded with a two-wheeler rally on Saturday. The initiative was aimed at highlighting the importance of helmets for women. Around 200 women two-wheeler riders took part in the rally and displayed slogans on road safety. Special awareness workshops were organised in various colonies of the city and nearby villages.
- DELHI : BJP leader Priya Chaudhary and Congress leader Pawan Sharma joined the Aam Aadmi Party at an event in Delhi on Sunday and were welcomed by AAP leader Durgesh Patha.
- HIMACHAL : A mobile dental van worth ₹34.53 lakh was launched in Himachal Pradesh on the occasion of National Dentist’s Day on Sunday. CM Jairam Thakur, who flagged off the van, said it would help in organising dental treatment camps at schools and other far-flung areas where facilities weren’t available. The van is equipped with a fully-automatic chair and other accessories.
- J&K : Terrorists hurl grenade at security forces in the Hari Singh High Street locality of Srinagar; 1 civilian killed, 24 injured on 06 Mar (Sunday)
- KARNATAKA CM Basavaraj Bommai on 05 March (Saturday) handed over a cheque of Rs 25 lakh to the family of Naveen Shekharappa, an MBBS student who died in shelling in war-torn Ukraine and also promised a job for a family member.
- Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai on Sunday inaugurated a regional forensic science laboratory in Hubballi. He said that DNA, Cyber, Mobile, Documentation and Audio-Video sections have been already opened here but there’s a need to establish a Narcotics section. He further said that Hubballi and Ballari FSLs were announced in the previous budget, now they’ve become a reality within a year.
- KERALA: A special immunization drive will be held to cover pregnant women and children who have not received periodical vaccinations under the National Immunization Programme during the pandemic spell.
- MAHARASHTRA : PM Modi on 07 Mar unveiled a statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the premises of Pune Municipal Corporation.
The statue is made up of 1,850 kg of gunmetal and is about 9.5-feet tall.
- RAJASTHAN: A local Jaipur court has issued notices to Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Chief Whip Mahesh Joshi and others in the 2020 phone-tapping case. They have been summoned to appear before the court on March 16. The notices were issued on a revision petition filed by advocate OP Solanki.
- TELANGANA: Social Welfare Minister K. Eshwar has assured that the State govt will extend necessary help for the transgender community and resolve their issues. Interacting with them in Hyderabad yesterday, he assured that he will bring the problems being faced by the community to the notice of the Chief Minister and resolve them at the earliest.
- The Telangana state Cabinet, approved the Budget for 2022-23 that will be presented in the Legislative Assembly on 07 Mar, Monday. CM K. Chandrasekhar Rao reportedly discussed several issues with regard to allocating funds to different sectors with the Cabinet. Finance minister T. Harish Rao will present the Budget in the Assembly.
- TRIPURA govt is planning to convert the old Central Jail compound into a library named after Bangladesh’s father of the nation Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. The former Bangladesh PM had, according to historians, spent a night at the complex during Bangladesh’s liberation war before meeting the then Tripura CM. However, no official records of the meeting were kept.
💷 GBP 101.11
BSE Sensex 54,333.81
NIFTY : 16,245.35
The govt is expected to defer the mega initial public offering (IPO) of LIC to the next financial year as the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war has dampened fund managers’ interest in the public issue, market experts said on 06 Mar(Sunday). The government was looking to sell 5 per cent stake in Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) this month, which could have fetched over Rs 60,000 crore to the exchequer.
- 15th International Children’s Film Festival kicked off in Dhaka on Saturday with the screening of German filmmaker Dennis Gansel-directed film Jim Button and the Wild 13. The festival was inaugurated through virtual mode by the Information and Broadcasting Minister of Bangladesh Hasan Mahmud. State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak was present as special guest on the occasion.
- Malayalam director Liju Krishna has been taken into police custody following an allegation of rape by a crew member of his upcoming film ‘Padavettu’. The shoot which was underway in Kerala’s Kannur has been halted temporarily.
- Taking to Twitter, actor Abhishek Bachchan congratulated the Indian cricket team after they defeated Pakistan in the Women’s ODI World Cup. “Congratulations Team India.
- Pushpa Hero Allu Arjun celebrates 11th wedding anniversary with his wife Sneha Reddy on 06 Mar Sunday. He got married in 2018.
- CISF celebrates its 53rd Raising Day on 10th March; Home minister Amit Shah lauded the role of CISF personnel during the coronavirus pandemic, for risking their lives and taking care of fellow Indians who were returning from abroad.
- Indian Navy successfully demonstrated the accuracy of an extended-range land-attack Brahmos supersonic cruise missile from the stealth destroyer INS Chennai on 05 Mar. The missile hit its intended target with pinpoint accuracy after traversing an extended range trajectory and performing complex manoeuvres.
- Security forces on 06 Mar, Sunday arrested an active terrorist of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) from Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. Upon seeing an intensive security check, the terrorist tried to escape but was challenged and later caught, the police said. The terrorist has been identified as Mohammad Altaf Wani, a resident of Shopian’s Keegam village.
- The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) is going to organise ‘Desh Ki Hifazat-Desh Ki Suraksha’ programme from March 6 to 13 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s independence. Various programmes like honouring martyrs’ families and band displays will be organised on the occasion, a press release by the ITBP said.
✈ INTERNATIONAL NEWS
- PM Modi attributes success of Operation Ganga to India’s growing influence in global arena.
Over 15,900 Indians brought back from Ukraine’s neighbouring countries under Operation Ganga so far.
- On 06 Mar, External Affairs Minister, S. Jaishankar has said that another 13 flights under Operation Ganga will bring home 2500 Indian nationals stranded in war-torn Ukraine.
- BANGLADESH PM Sheikh Hasina has said that her govt has a plan to ensure a better life for stranded Biharis considering the humanitarian ground despite the fact that they had chosen to go to Pakistan after independence of Bangladesh in 1971.
🌎 WORLD NEWS 🌍
- The UN Security Council is scheduled to hold an emergency meeting on Monday on the humanitarian crisis triggered in Ukraine as the Russian military operations intensifies.
- The head of the United Nations’ refugee agency has said that more than 1.5 million refugees have crossed from Ukraine into neighboring countries since Russian military operation. The High Commissioner of UN is currently Mr. Antonio Guterres,
- PICUS payments firms Visa and Mastercard said they are suspending operations in Russia over the Ukraine issue. Two companies said, they will work with their clients and partners to cease all transactions in Russia.
- Russian President Vladimir Putin on 05 Mar warned that Ukraine’s statehood is in jeopardy as he also likened the West’s sanctions on Russia to “declaring war.” He also hit out at Western sanctions that have affected Russia’s economy and sent the value of its currency tumbling.
- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Sunday (March 6) that Russia destroyed a civilian airport in Ukraine’s Vinnytsia. He said that a barrage of Russian missiles has destroyed the airport.
- Amid the Ukraine-Russian conflict, weapons makers from the two countries displayed their military hardware at the World Defense Show in Saudi Arabia. Ukraine is showcasing Kozark 7 and Kozark 2M tactical armoured vehicles and anti-drone systems at the show. Meanwhile, displays from Russian weapons makers included anti-aircraft weapons and air defence systems.
- China sets GDP growth target at ‘around 5.5%’ in 2022 amid ‘triple pressures’ on economy, defense spending up by 7.1%.
- The country aims for an urban unemployment rate “within 5.5 percent” for the year, according to the work report. China’s defense budget will increase by 7.1% to 1.45 trillion yuan (US$237 billion), faster than the 6.8% increase in 2021 and 6.6% climb in 2020, according to the govt finance report.
- ICC Womens World Cup 2022
Pakistan Women vs
India Women won by 107 runs
INDW – 244/7 (50)
PAKW – 137 (43)
Player of the Match
(b). New Zealand Women vs Bangladesh Women,
Toss delayed due to rain
Indian trio of Rahi Sarnobat, Esha Singh and Rhythm Sangwan clinched gold in the women’s 25m pistol team event on the penultimate day of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Rifle/Pistol competition in Cairo on Sunday. The Indian team registered a 17-13 victory over Singapore in a thrilling match-up to claim the country’s third gold of the tournament.
Olympic bronze medallist boxer MC Mary Kom has decided to skip the World Championships and the Asian Games to be held later this year to give more exposure to youngsters.
The IBA Women’s World Boxing Championships is scheduled to be held from May 6 to 21 in Istanbul, Turkey while the 2022 Commonwealth Games and 2022 Asian Games will begin on July 28 and September 10 respectively.
Merged with India: 15 Oct1949
Governor : La Ganesan
CM :N Biren Singh (BJP)
Districts : 16
🥇 Gold ₹ 52,240@10 gm 24 (Krt)
🥈 Silver ₹ 73,400@ Kg
⛽ Petrol ₹ 99.82
⛽ Diesel ₹ 84.26
LPG : ₹ 1052/14.2 Kg
🇮🇳 FACTS ABOUT INDIA 🇮🇳
Maharaja Bodhchandra was summoned to Shillong, to merge the kingdom into the Union of India. He is believed to have signed the merger agreement under duress. Thereafter, the legislative assembly was dissolved, and in October 1949 Manipur became part of India. It was made a Union Territory in 1956.
😀 Thought of the day
Patience is not the Ability to wait but the Ability to keep a Good Attitude while waiting 🦋
JOKE OF THE DAY
दोदो दोस्त बात कर रहे थे…
यार कल रात घर देर से पहुंचा, बेल बजाई
पर बीवी ने दरवाजा खोला ही नहीं,
पूरी रात सड़क पर गुजारनी पड़ी…
दोस्त – फिर सुबह बीवी की खबर ली कि नहीं…?
दूसरा दोस्त – अरे नहीं यार…
सुबह याद आया कि बीवी तो मायके गई है
और चाबी मेरी जेब में ही थी…!!!😮😮😮
Why do we breathe in more oxygen than we breathe out
When we take a breath, we pull air into our lungs that contains mostly nitrogen and oxygen. When we exhale, we breathe out mostly carbon dioxide. … Oxygen helps our cells work harder by breaking down the nutrients we get from food like sugars. With sugars and oxygen, our cells can create the energy they need to function
दहति : Burn
🤔 HOW IT WORKS ⁉
How Rexine is made
It was made of cloth surfaced with a mixture of cellulose nitrate (a low explosive also used as the propellant in firearms rounds), camphor oil, pigment and alcohol, embossed to look like leather.
💁🏻♂ GK TODAY
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN), charged with ensuring international peace and security, recommending the admission of new UN members to the General Assembly.
Formation : 24 October 1945
Membership: 15 countries
BORN TODAY 🐣💐
Ghulam Nabi Azad (born 7 March 1949) is an Indian politician of the Indian National Congress who was the seventh chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir from 2005 to 2008 and was the Minister of Health and Family Welfare. He served as the Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha until 2021 February.
Nawab Mir Nizam Ali Khan Siddiqi, Asaf Jah II (7 March 1734 – 6 August 1803) was the 2nd Nizam of Hyderabad State in South India between 1762 and 1803.
🙏🏻 IDIOMS & PHRASES
Know which way the wind is blowing Understand the situation (usually negative)
Impartial – Neutral
🛕 VEDIK GYAN
(kindly inform, if given info is vary from actual facts🙏🏻)
Parashurama also referred to as Rama Jamadagnya, Rama Bhargava and Veerarama, is the sixth incarnation among the Dashavatara of the god Vishnu in Hinduism. He was born to Jamadagni and Renuka and believed to be one of the Chiranjeevis (Long-Lived Ones or Immortal Ones), who will appear at the end of the Kali Yuga to be the guru of Vishnu’s tenth and last incarnation, Kalki. He carried a number of traits, which included not only aggression, warfare and valor, but also serenity, prudence and patience.
🧬 HEALTH CARE: HOME REMEDIES🩺
( Note : These home tips followed in villages/ancient traditions, it is up to you to use it or not🙏🏻)
Turmeric powder : With its high antiseptic properties, dabbing a generous amount of turmeric powder on a fresh cut will help stop the oozing of blood and also prevent infections.
The curcumin found in turmeric can help wounds heal by decreasing inflammation and oxidation. It also lowers the response of your body to cutaneous wounds. This results in your wounds healing more quickly. Studies have found that turmeric can positively affect tissue and collagen as well.
CH Nαʋҽҽɳ Kυɱαɾ…✒️
🙏 PLZ FOLLOW the GOVT. NORMS, MAINT SOCIAL DISTANCE, KEEP YOURSELF YOUR FAMILY SAFE🌼