09 Aug (Tuesday)
Vedic Ritu: Varsha
Drik Ritu: Varsha
पक्ष :: Shuklapaksh
Month: Sravan 27, (Purnimata)/ Sravana 12(Amanta)
Vikram Samvat – 2079
Shaka Samvat – 1944
Nakshatra: Moola (up to 12:18 pm) Purva Ashadha
Titi: Dwadashi (up to 5:46 pm) Trayodashi
RahuKaal: 03:46 PM – 05:23 PM
Facts about India ;: https://youtu.be/yqXJlP4H7pw
TODAYS TOP NEWS
- Today MUHARRAM is celebrated as New Year’s Day among the Muslim community across the globe. However, the Shias mourn on this day while Sunnis observe fasting for the entire day.
- Both the House of Parliament adjourned Sine Die today, four days ahead of the schedule. The Monsoon Session of Parliament, which commenced on the 18th of last month, was scheduled to end on the 12th of this month.
- Parliament has passed the Central Universities (Amendment) Bill 2022 with the Rajya Sabha approving it with a voice vote. The Lok Sabha had already passed the Bill. The Bill seeks to amend the Central Universities Act, 2009, which provides for establishing central universities in various states.
- Rajya Sabha bids farewell to Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on completion of his term. PM Modi said, 177 bills were either passed or discussed in the House during Mr Naidu’s tenure.
- National Testing Agency has declared the final scores for Joint Entrance Examination- JEE (Main) – 2022 for Paper -1 (B.E. and B.Tech.). NTA Score and Result for Paper 2-A (B.Arch.) and Paper 2-B (B. Planning) will be declared separately.
- The second phase of the UGC-NET examination has been postponed and will now be conducted between September 20 and 30, UGC Chairman M Jagadesh Kumar said. Earlier, it was scheduled to be held between August 12 and 14
- Over 18 crore and 50 lakh Ayushman Cards have been issued to the
beneficiaries under Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana ( AB- PMJAY ) so far. The scheme is being implemented to provide health cover to the people.
- The govt on Monday introduced the Electricity Amendment Bill in the Lok Sabha. The legislation will allow private companies to supply electricity provided they get a license. It will also let private companies use power distribution networks built by public sector firms.
- ANDHRA PRADESH: The August Kranti Diwas is also being celebrated in Andhra Pradesh. The Quit India Movement launched by Mahatma Gandhi to fight out British Rule in India, spread to all the states and provinces across the country.
- J&K : the National Investigation Agency (NIA) conducts searches at multiple places in Jammu and Doda districts against members of banned Jamaat-e-Islami.
- HARYANA : PM Modi will dedicate the 2nd Generation (2G) Ethanol Plant in Panipat, Haryana to the nation through video conferencing on August 10, 2022
- MAHARASHTRA’S Cabinet expansion will take place today. Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari will administer the oath to new members of the Cabinet at Raj Bhavan.
- 150 bikers take rally from Pune to Mumbai under Har Ghar Tiranga campaign.
- ODISHA : Home Minister Amit Shah releases ‘Odisha Chapter of Modi @20: Dreams Meet Delivery’ in Bhubaneswar.
- PUNJAB CM Bhagwant Mann on Monday dubbed the introduction of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2022, in Parliament by the Centre an “attack on the constitutional rights of the states”. He said that the Centre should not consider the states as puppets and they would not sit silently against this attempt to dilute the federal spirit of India’s democracy. NEW APPOINTMENT : The Unity Small Finance Bank (SFB) Limited (Unity Bank) has appointed, Inderjit Camotra as the managing director and chief executive officer (MD & CEO).
- MAHARASHTRA : Special PMLA Court sends Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut in 14 days’ Judicial Custody. He was produced in Special PMLA Court of Enforcement Directorate in connection with Patra Chawl case in Goregaon, Mumbai.
- RAJASTHAN : BJP MP from Bharatpur Ranjeeta Koli’s car was pelted with stones in Mewat area. The MP’s vehicle damaged in stone pelting. MP sits on Dharna at Dhilawati Police Post in protest against the incident
💷 GBP ₹96.19
BSE Sensex : 58,853.07 +465.14 (0.80%) 🔼
NIFTY : 17,525.10 +127.60 (0.73%) 🔼
3 banks allegedly mark loans given to SpiceJet as ‘high-risk’; airline denies report:. DFC First Bank, Yes Bank and state-owned Indian Bank have reportedly put loans issued to SpiceJet in the high-risk category.
- Actor Varun Dhawan took to his Instagram Stories to share a picture of a namkeen packet which was inspired from his upcoming film ‘Bawaal’. The wrapper had a picture of Varun’s look from the film. “This is crazy,” he wrote. The film, directed by Nitesh Tiwari and backed by Sajid Nadiadwala’s banner Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment, will also star Janhvi Kapoor.
- Actor Akshay Kumar, when asked about the social media trends demanding a boycott on ‘Raksha Bandhan’ and ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’, said, “It’s a free country, everybody is allowed to do whatever they want.”
- India and the US commenced a 13th Edition military exercise named “Ex Vajra Prahar 2022” in Himachal Pradesh’s Bakloh on Monday to improve interoperability between the Special Forces of both nations.
- Indian Army Chief Manoj Pande will be visiting Kathmandu in the first week of September
- US Navy Ship has docked in India for the first time for repairs and maintenance. US naval ship Charles Drew arrived at L&T’s Katupalli Shipyard at Ennore, near Chennai yesterday for undertaking repairs and maintenance.
- Lt. Cdr Vivek Chaudhary (retired) became the first former submariner from the Indian Navy to become a commercial pilot — a feat that has earned him a place in the Asia Book of Records. Vivek Chaudhary retired from the Indian Navy in 2017 after serving on the Short-Service Commission.
✈ INTERNATIONAL NEWS
- External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar held talks with Foreign Affairs Minister of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba yesterday. He discussed recent developments in the Russia-Ukraine conflict and its continuing global repercussions.
- Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar lays foundation stone of Indo-Israel Center of Excellence for Vegetables in Chandauli, UP through video conferencing.
- The exports of agricultural and processed food products have risen by 31% in the first three months of the current financial year. According to the provisional data released by the Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics.
🌎 WORLD NEWS 🌍
- Israel begins reopening crossings into Gaza as ceasefire with Palestine holds : Israel also lifted security restrictions on southern Israeli communities after the Egyptian-mediated truce took effect late Sunday.
- UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres asserts international inspectors to be given access to Zapori zhzhia Nuclear Plant after Ukraine and Russia traded accusations over shelling of Europe’s largest atomic plant.
- Gustavo Petro sworn in as Colombia’s 1st leftist president. Former member of Colombia’s M-19 guerrilla group wins Presidential Election in June by beating conservative parties.
- A third fuel storage tank went ablaze and collapsed after flames spread from another oil tank that caught fire two days earlier at Cuba’s main oil terminal in Matanzas, governor of Matanzas province said. A series of oil tank fires was triggered when lightning struck one of the tanks at the fuel storage facility last Friday.
- China and Thailand to hold joint air combat exercise this month.
- Myanmar’s envoy to China, U Myo Thant Pe died on Sunday.Notably, Thant Pe is the fourth foreign envoy to have died in China in the past year.
- Indian Grandmaster and five-time world chess champion Viswanathan Anand expressed happiness at being elected as the Vice President of the World Chess Federation.
- CRICKET India defeated West Indies by 88 runs in the fifth and final T20 International to win the five-match series 4-1 at Lauderhill in Florida, United States last night. Chasing a total of 189 runs, West Indies were skittled out for a paltry of 100 runs in 15.4 overs
- Former India all-rounder Manoj Prabhakar has been named as the head coach of the Nepal national cricket team. the 59-year-old former cricketer played 39 Tests and 130 ODIs for India between 1984 and 1996.
- After 11 days of thrilling sporting action, the Commonwealth Games came to an end in Birmingham with the closing ceremony.
The Commonwealth Games closing ceremony will also include the passing of the Queen’s baton to the city of Victoria in Australia, which will host the next Games in 2026. Before Victoria in 2026, the baton will travel through all 72 countries
- Aus 67 57 54 178
- Eng 57 66 53 176
- Canada 26 32 34 92
- India 22 16 23 61
- NZL 20 12 17 49
India won 61 medals, including 22 Gold at Birmingham 2022 Games
Sharath Kamal, the legendary table tennis star, was India’s most successful athlete at the Commonwealth Games with as many as 4 medals, including 3 Gold as he took his overall tally to 13. Sharath Kamal won his second men’s singles title on the last day of the Birmingham 2022 Games, helping India finish on a high.
Wrestling was India’s most successful spot with 12 medals
BADMINTON : PV Sindhu defeats Michelle Li of Canada ; wins India’s 1st GOLD in Badminton at Common wealth Games.
Final score: 21-15, 21-13
Australia’s 28-year-old swimmer Emma McKeon bagged more medals than 56 nations/territories at CWG 2022. She bagged one bronze, one silver and six gold medals across various swimming events at the Games. Out of the 72 countries/territories that took part in CWG 2022, only 16 won eight or more medals
ODISHA : Bhubaneswar
Formed: 1 Apr 1936
Districts : 30
Governor : Ganeshi Lal
CM : Naveen Patnaik
🥇Gold ₹51,870 @10gm 24 (Krt)
🥈 Silver ₹57,400@ Kg
⛽ Petrol ₹103.18/Ltr
⛽ Diesel ₹94.76/Ltr
LPG : ₹ 1,072/14.2 Kg
🇮🇳 FACTS ABOUT INDIA 🇮🇳
The Samjhauta Express is the train between India & Pakistan, it is named after the Hindi word for “agreement”, comprises six sleeper coaches and an AC 3-tier coach. The train service was started on July 22, 1976 under the Simla Agreement that settled the 1971 war between the two nations
😀Thought of the day
Change your thoughts and you’ll change your world
JOKE OF THE DAY
LKG के बच्चे के पेपर मे 0 आया…
गुस्से से पिता: यह क्या है?
बच्चा: पिताजी, शिक्षक के पास स्टार खत्म हो हो गए थे इसलिये उसने मून 🌚🌝दे दिया 😂!
Why Kerosene is blue in colour
A blue dye is added to the neat kerosene at depots to identify it as a subsidised product by govt, which costs less than half in the open market
The finger names in sanskrit are, Thumb is called Angushtha , Pointing finger is called Tarjani, Middle finger is Madhyama , Ring finger is Anamika and the Smallest finger is called Kanishtika
🤔 HOW IT WORKS ⁉
How Cement is made?
Cement is manufactured by heating a precise mixture of finely ground limestone, clay and sand in a rotating kiln to temperatures reaching 1450ºC. … The cement clinker emerges from the kiln, is cooled, and then finely ground to produce the powder we know as cement
💁🏻♂ GK TODAY
On August 9, 1945, a second atom bomb is dropped on Japan by the United States, at Nagasaki, resulting finally in Japan’s unconditional surrender.
The United States had planned to drop their second atom bomb, nicknamed “Fat Man,” on August 11 in the event of such recalcitrance, but bad weather expected for that day pushed the date up to August 9th
BORN TODAY 🐣💐
Mundakkal Mathew Jacob (9 August 1926 – 8 July 2018), alias M.
M. Jacob, was an Indian politician, He was Governor of Meghalaya in 1995 and again in 2000 for a second term. He served for more than 11 years.
🙏🏻 IDIOMS & PHRASES
A chip on your shoulder – Being upset for something that happened in the past
RAVAGE x Reconstruct, renovate
RAVAGE : Destroy, ruin
🛕 VEDIK GYAN
(kindly inform, if given info is differ from actual facts🙏🏻)
The Gāyatrī Mantra , also known as the Sāvitri Mantra, The Gāyatrī mantra is dedicated to Savitṛ, a Vedic Sun deity.
It is a highly revered mantra from the Rig Veda . It was Brahmarshi Vishvamitra, who spread the Gayatri Mantra.
ॐ भूर् भुवः स्वः
भर्गो देवस्य धीमहि
धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात्
O Divine mother, our hearts are filled with darkness. Please make this darkness distant from us and promote illumination within us.
🧬 HEALTH CARE: HOME REMEDIES🩺
(Note : These home tips followed in villages/ancient traditions, it is up to you to use it or not🙏🏻)
Camphor Health Benefits
Camphor has multiple health advantages. It can bring considerable relief in an array of health issues.
Applying camphor to the skin helps to relieve pain and inflammation.
Camphor balms and creams can be used to heal burn wounds
The antifungal properties of camphor make it beneficial in treating toenail fungus
Camphor oil works as a decongestant and cough suppressant
Camphor products may also be used as a muscle rub. It may help to relieve muscle cramps, spasms, and stiffness
Camphor steam inhalation can work wonders for initiating breather in severe asthma.
CH Nαʋҽҽɳ Kυɱαɾ…✒️
🙏PLZ FOLLOW the GOVT. NORMS, MAINT SOCIAL DISTANCE, KEEP YOURSELF YOUR FAMILY SAFE🌼