Current affairs 3rd August 2022
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PM Modi held talks with Maldivian President
Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi today in Delhi. The talks included strengthening bilateral strategic ties in areas of trade and investment. He is on a 4-day visit to India and arrived on Monday.
Rahul Gandhi to attend Karnataka Congress meeting
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will attend Karnataka political affairs committee meeting on Tuesday. The meeting will be conducted with the agenda of the upcoming 2023 assembly polls in the state. He will also take part in CM Siddaramaiah 75th birthday celebrations.
BJP Parliamentary meeting being held
BJP Parliamentary meeting started on Tuesday morning convened by BJP President JP Nadda. Other leaders who attended the meeting in the Parliament Library Building included Rajnath Singh, S Jaishankar, Anurag Thakur, Pralhad Joshi, etc.
What is Har Ghar Tiranga Campaign by the Indian Government?
Har Ghar Tiranga is a campaign under the aegis of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav to encourage people to bring the Tiranga home and to hoist it to mark the 75th year of India independence.
UPI recorded 6 billion transactions in July, the highest ever since 2016
Unified Payments Interface (UPI) recorded over 6 billion transactions in July. This is the highest ever transaction by India flagship digital payments platform (UPI) since its inception in 2016.
The steel ministry sets up an advisory committee for the secondary steel sector
The Ministry of steel has constituted an advisory committee for secondary steel under the chairmanship of the minister of civil aviation and steel Jyotiraditya Scindia to identify and deliberate on the issues pertaining to the steel sector, especially the secondary steel industry.
Vice-Prez Naidu presents Presidents Colours to Tamil Nadu police
Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday presented the prestigious President Colours to the Tamil Nadu police and said it is a recognition of the State police commendable service and many achievements.
West Bengal to carve out seven new districts
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced that the state will soon carve out seven new districts. With this, the total number of districts in West Bengal will be 30. The seven new districts will be Sunderban, Ichhemati, Ranaghat, Bishnupur, Jangipur, and Behrampur. One more district will be named from the Basirhat region.
Centre forms task force to monitor monkeypox virus situation
The Central Government has constituted a task force in the wake of monkeypox cases in India to monitor and provide guidance on expanding diagnostic facilities and exploring vaccination for the infection in the country. The decision was taken during a meeting attended by senior officials recently. The team will be headed by Dr. V.K. Paul, Member (Health), NITI Aayog.
Russia top court declares the Ukrainian military unit a terrorist group
Russia Supreme Court declared Ukraine Azov Regiment a terrorist organization, a designation that could lead to terror charges against some of the captured fighters who made their last stand inside Mariupol shattered steel plant.
World Breastfeeding Week 2022
World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is an annual celebration that is held every year from 1 to 7 August in more than 120 countries. It is organized by World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA), the World Health Organization (WHO), and UNICEF.
“Pitch Black” Exercise In Australia
India will be part of a mega air combat exercise in Australia this month that is set to witness the participation of around 100 aircraft and 2,500 military personnel from 17 countries. The exercise is scheduled to take place from August 19 to September 6.