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Business and Economy- Current affairs 29/09/21
This category of current affairs 29/09/21 consists the important and latest news regarding business and economy of India and world.
IGL Signed MoU with South Delhi for Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed by Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) with South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC). The memorandum was signed with an aim to set up a waste-to-energy plant in Delhi. The plant will be used to convert Municipal Solid Waste into Compressed Bio-Gas (CBG) and CBG will be used as fuel for running vehicles. The Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT) Scheme is an initiative of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. Under this scheme, 5000 CBG plants will be set up by 2023-24 with a production target of 15 MMTPA.
Narayan Rane Says Coir Industry will be Developed in Konkan, North, North-Eastern Regions
Union Minister of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME), Narayan Rane confirmed that India contributes 70% in the global production of Coir and 80% in the world trade of Coir products. In rural areas, more than 7.3 lakh people in India have been employed in the Coir industry of which 80% of people are women. Coir products have increased rapidly due to its ‘environment-friendly’ image and in the year 2020-21, the export of coir and coir products reached the level of Rs 3778.97 crore, with a 17 % growth rate and 37% in value. So MSME Minister, Narayan Rane said that this industry will be developed in the Konkan, north-eastern regions.
Nation and Politics- Current affairs 29/09/21
This category of current affairs 29/09/21 consists the important and latest news regarding nation and politics of India and world.
Kapas Plucker Machines has been distributed to Marginal and Small Farmers
5543 Kapas plucking book has been distributed by the Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) to the marginal and small farmers. The value of these machines is around Rs 4 crores. Therefore, these hand-held kapas plucker machines are one of the best options to bring down the cost for the farmers at the farm level. These machines are light in weight (about 600 grams) and affordable to the farmers.
Disabled Dependents’ Income Limit For Family Pension Increases
The Government of India has taken a step to increase the income limit of family pension to children/siblings who are suffering from mental or physical disabilities. Presently, the disabled child/sibling is eligible for family pension if his/her monthly income from sources other than a family pension is not more than Rs. 9,000. However, according to the new criterion, Any child/sibling will be eligible for family pension for life only, if his/her overall earning remains less than the entitled family pension at an ordinary rate i.e. 30% of the last pay drawn.
Science and Technology- Current affairs 29/09/21
This category of current affairs 29/09/21 consists the important and latest news regarding science and technology of India and world.
DRDO Successfully Tested ‘Akash Prime’
The Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) has successfully completed the test of a new version of Akash Missile named as ‘Akash Prime’ from Integrated Test Range (ITR) located in Chandigarh, Odisha. This new missile in its test intercepted and destroyed an unmanned aerial target. This target acted as an enemy aircraft during its maiden flight test.
Sports, Arts and Books- Current affairs 29/09/21
This category of current affairs 29/09/21 consists the important and latest news regarding Sports, Arts and Books of India and world.
Manny Pacquiao Announced his Retirement from Boxing
On Wednesday, Boxing star, Manny Pacquiao announced his retirement from boxing. He gave this statement in a 14 minutes long emotional video on facebook and thanked his fans all around the world for support. Manny Pacquiao is the only boxer who got world titles in eight different divisions. He said he is now planning to go for president in the 2022 Philippine elections.
World- Current affairs 29/09/21
This category of current affairs 29/09/21 consists the important and latest news regarding the world.
September 29 Observed as World Heart Day
The world celebrates World Heart Day on 29 September annually. This day is celebrated to enhance awareness and attention towards heart illness and issues related to it. The day 29 September which is celebrated annually over the entire world creates awareness of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) including heart disease and stroke, and highlights the preventive and control measures of it.
International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste has been Celebrated across the World
Since 2020, 29 September is celebrated as the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste across the globe. It promotes and implements global efforts to resolve the issue of food wastage. The United Nations (UN) General Assembly chose 29 September as the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste in 2019.
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