One Liners Current Affairs- August 5, 2021

One Liners Current Affairs- August 5, 2021

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One Liners Current Affairs- August 5, 2021

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1-An NGO headquartered in Bengaluru will provide prepared meals in Delhi’s night shelters.

2-According to the Jal Shakti Ministry, all rural homes in two additional districts of Haryana, Jind and Palwal, are now linked to tap water supply under the ‘Har Ghar Jal’ programme, bringing the total to 21 out of 22.

3-An idol of Lord Vishnu constructed of black stone was discovered in the Daudkandi upazila of Cumilla, Bangladesh.

4-Ebrahim Raisi, Iran’s newly elected president, has called for closer relations with neighbours.

5-The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) expresses concern about the humanitarian situation in Yemen.

6-The overall number of schools in Andhra Pradesh is expected to increase from 44,000 to 58,000 as a result of their reorganisation under the New Education Policy (NEP).

7-PM-UDAY grants ownership to 7,576 households in Delhi.

8-Padma Sachdev (81), the first modern poet of Dogri language, died. He was born in Jammu.

9-Foreign student admission applications to the University of Hyderabad (UoH) have reached an all-time high.
Pori Moni, a well-known Bangladeshi actress, was imprisoned for two months after a rape allegation.

10-High levels of pollution raise the risk of dementia, according to a new study.

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11-The global Covid-19 caseload has surpassed the 200 million level.

12-Israel has added 18 more nations to its list of severe travel advisories.

13-M.T.B. Nagaraj, an MLC with Rs 1,195 Cr in declared assets, heads the K’taka government.

14-Prashant Kishor resigns as Principal Advisor to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.

15-The Hungarian authorities have issued a certificate of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) compliance to Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin.

16-Greece has declared a state of emergency owing to huge wildfires.

17-K. Kannababu, commissioner of the Andhra Pradesh State Disaster Management Authority (APSDMA), issued a warning when the 16th gate of the Pulichintala project failed.

18-J.B. Pritzker, Governor of Illinois, has issued a mask requirement for schools.

19-ixigo, an AI-powered travel service, has acquired the bus ticketing company AbhiBus.

20-In a currency violation investigation, the ED has issued notifications to Flipkart and its founders.

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21-The Rajasthan government intends to promote the beauty of the state’s boundaries to visitors.

22-Anuradha Roy, a Booker Prize nominee, has released a new book, ‘The Earthspinner.’

23-After Kumar Mangalam Birla resigned as Chairman of Vodafone Idea, the company’s stock price has continued to decline.

24-Ex-K’taka ministers R. Roshan Baig and B.Z. Zameer Ahmed Khan’s homes are raided by the ED in connection with the IMA fraud.

25-Typhoon Lupit makes landfall in Guangdong, China.

26-Covid kills 640 physicians in Indonesia.

27-South African National Parks (SANParks) has announced that it would progressively phase out cash payments beginning September 1 of this year.

28-The Dalit Bandhu programme in Telangana starts at CM KCR’s chosen Vasalamarri village in the Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district.

29-Dr. Narottam Mishra, the Home Minister of Madhya Pradesh, was evacuated from a flood-ravaged hamlet in Datia.

30-Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu, is becoming a data centre powerhouse.

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31-In India, HP introduces the Pavilion Aero, the world’s lightest consumer laptop.

32-Wuhan, China’s Hubei provincial capital, will finish nucleic acid testing by Friday.

33-Low-cost airline AirAsia India begins a flash sale that will last till March 2022.

34-The World Health Organization (WHO) has urged wealthy countries to halt the distribution of booster vaccinations against Covid-19 until the end of September in order to assist poorer countries in receiving doses.

35-Top nominees for the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne include ‘Ludo,’ ‘Sherni,’ and ‘Soorarai Pottru.’

36-Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Health Minister, meets with Dr. Reddy’s Lab Chairman to discuss vaccine manufacturing.

37-The Rajasthan government has launched a new Twitter platform called ‘DIPR Fact Check’ to help people improve their image.

38-RAJYA SABHA approves three measures in opposition to Pegasus, agricultural legislation, and gasoline hikes.

39-On August 12, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) will launch GISAT-1/EOS-3.

40-Walter Isaacson, the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs’ biographer, is working on a book on Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk.

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41-The Madras High Court has denied actor Dhanush’s request for a Rolls Royce tax exemption.

42-Ram Subhag Singh is the next Chief Secretary of Himachal Pradesh.

43-Firefox browser creator Mozilla criticises Facebook for excluding third-party researchers.

44-Google introduces new Nest cameras and doorbells.

45-Assam’s government offers respite to 22K Gorkhas facing ‘foreigner’ trials.

46-M.K. Stalin, the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, has launched a doorstep healthcare programme.

47-Assam and Mizoram have reached an agreement to keep state troops out of disputed regions.

48-PM Modi and his former Australian colleague, Tony Abbott, talk about trade.

49-Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, has launched the ‘Jagananna Pacha Thoranam – Vana Mahotsavam.’

50-Gulzar Ahmed, Pakistan’s Chief Justice, has taken notice of the mob assault on a Hindu temple.

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51-A synthetic pancreas may soon benefit patients with Type 2 diabetes who also need renal dialysis.

52-The Finance Ministry has approved a grant of Rs 685.80 crore for Urban Local Bodies.

53-Madhusudhanan, Chairman of the AIADMK Presidium, has died.

54-Airtel Office Internet is being launched by Bharti Airtel in collaboration with Google Cloud and Cisco.

55-In Noida, an 80-year-old woman gives a kidney to save her son’s life. The case has been recorded into the India Book of Records in the category of “old live female kidney donor.”

56-The Tamil Nadu Text Book Corporation has removed the term “caste” from school textbooks.

57-Andhra Pradesh elevates 255 Mandal Parishad Development Officers (MPDOs) who had been waiting for promotion for the last 25 years.

58-For the first time, Xiaomi has surpassed Apple as the leading smartphone brand in the world.

59-SAARC countries are working together to minimise the effect of climate change on fisheries.

60-According to the Supreme Court, an arbitral tribunal is not a court of law.

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61-Telangana Industry Minister K. T. Rama Rao has asked the Centre to reopen the Adilabad facility of the Cement Corporation of India (CCI).

62-After being expelled from school, a class 12 kid opens fire on a teacher in Kotputli, Jaipur district.

63-Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan has called for the state to be self-sufficient in Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) and Key Starting Materials (KSM) (KSMs)

64-The National Fisheries Development Board (NFDB) and the Punjab National Bank (PNB) have joined forces to simplify financing for the fisheries industry.

65-M.K. Stalin, Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and President of the DMK, has decided to postpone celebrations in honour of his father and party patriarch M. Karunanidhi’s third death anniversary.


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