GK Snapshots on 16 Jan 2021

  1. Bangladesh extends closure of schools till January 30
  2. PM Modi to interact with Startups and address ‘Prarambh: Startup India International Summit’
  3. 51st International Film Festival of India to begin in Goa
  4. PM Modi to launch Pan India Rollout of COVID-19 Vaccination drive
  5. China facing severe outbreak in Hebei and Heilongjiang provinces
  6. US imposes new sanctions on Chinese officials, state-owned oil company CNOOC
  7. State-of-the-Art Simulator building inaugurated at Delhi Metro Rail Academy
  8. Six Indians in Top-10 of BWF world junior rankings
  9. Nikolai Snesarev appointed as middle and long-distance coach of the Indian athletics team
  10. Kite festival Shakrain celebrated in Dhaka
  11. India's COVID-19 recovery rate improves to 96.53 %
  12. Biden unveils plan to pump $1.9 trillion into pandemic-hit economy
  13. 9th round of talks between government and farmer unions
  14. Search underway after strong quake kills at least seven in Indonesia
  15. PM Modi to launch Pan India Rollout of COVID-19 Vaccination drive on 16 January
  16. CISF restores bag containing jewellery items, worth approximately INR 75,000/- at MG Road Metro Station
  17. Two members of WHO team to China still in Singapore for COVID tests
  18. PM Modi to interact with Startups and address ‘Prarambh: Startup India International Summit’ on 16 January
  19. Indian Armed Forces celebrate fifth Veterans Day
  20. US House of Representatives votes to impeach President Donald Trump
  21. INSPIRE Faculty fellow’s engineering of heat-tolerant variety with increase in grain yield may improve wheat productivity
  22. 19th Dhaka International Film Festival to pay tribute to Satyajit Ray
  23. COVID vaccine arrives today at Lengpui Airport, Mizoram
  24. Polio National Immunisation Day rescheduled to 31st January 2021
  25. Third phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 3.0) to be launched tomorrow
  26. MV Jag Anand to reach Japan on 18th January for crew change
  27. India reports less than 20,000 Daily New Cases since past 7 days
  28. In a move to strengthen the coaching ecosystem SAI set to employ Olympians, Paralympians as coaches and assistant coaches
  29. S.Korea's top court upholds 20-year jail term for ex-president Park
  30. India's COVID-19 recovery rate improves to 96.52 %
  31. 321 school children, 80 folk artists to feature in cultural programme of Republic Day Parade
  32. Third phase of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana to be launched tomorrow
  33. U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 23 mln with over 384,000 deaths
  34. Snap says it is permanently terminating Trump's account
  35. Over 545 lakh tonnes of paddy procured in ongoing Kharif Marketing Season
  36. Kerala becomes the 8th State to complete ease of doing business reforms
  37. Weather forecast for today
  38. WHO team arrives in Wuhan amid surging COVID cases, first COVID death in months
  39. Festival of harvest Makar Sankranti is being celebrated
  40. U.S. Olympic gold medalist charged in participation in Washington riots
  41. Preparations for world’s largest Corona vaccination drive gains momentum
  42. Pelosi signs article of impeachment, National Guard on 24-hour watch at Capitol
  43. Cabinet approves Procurement of 83 Light Combat Aircrafts (LCA) ‘Tejas’ from HAL for IAF
  44. WHO stresses global collaboration in tracing coronavirus origin
  45. US House impeaches Trump for second time after Capitol siege
  46. Scientists find clue to anomalous behaviour of self-propelled particles like fish schools & flocking birds
  47. Grammy Awards postponed to March 14, Recording Academy says
  48. Korda continues progress with maiden ATP final spot at Delray
  49. Tripartite meeting for Rohingya repatriation from Bangladesh on January 19- Foreign Minister Dr. A K Abdul Momen
  50. Kangaroos can learn to communicate with humans, researchers say

LAST MONTHS G.K.

May 22 : 28, 28, 27, 26, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 09, 08, 07, 07, 06, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01

April 22 : 30, 29, 29, 27, 27, 25, 24, 23, 22, 20, 19, 18, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 09, 08, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 01

March 22 : 31, 30, 29, 28, 27, 26, 23, 22, 21, 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 09, 08, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01

February 22 : 24, 24, 15, 02, 01

January 22 : 25, 24, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 18, 18, 01

December 21 : 30, 29, 28, 27, 25, 24, 23, 22, 22, 21, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 08, 07, 06, 06, 04, 03, 02, 01

November 21 : 20, 18, 18, 18, 17, 17, 11, 10, 09, 09, 08, 06, 03, 02, 01

October 21 : 24, 23, 21, 20, 19, 18, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 08, 08, 07, 06, 04, 01

September 21 : 07, 04, 03, 02, 01

August 21 : 11, 10

July 21 : 10, 10, 09, 09, 08, 06, 05, 03, 02, 01

June 21 : 08, 07, 07, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01

May 21 : 29, 28, 27, 25, 24, 23, 22, 20, 19, 18, 17, 17, 14, 13, 11, 10, 10, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 03, 01

April 21 : 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 10, 09, 08, 08, 07, 05, 03, 02, 01

March 21 : 18, 17, 16, 15, 13, 12, 10, 10, 09, 08, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01

February 21 : 27, 26, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 15, 13, 12, 12, 11, 10, 08, 06, 03, 01

January 21 : 27, 25, 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 16, 15, 14, 12, 11, 09, 08, 07, 06, 05

December 20 : 30, 29, 28, 24, 21, 18, 17, 15, 11, 07, 03, 01

November 20 : 24, 20, 19, 18, 12, 11, 10, 09, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 03, 02

October 20 : 31, 30, 29, 29, 27, 26, 23, 22, 21, 20, 19, 15, 14, 13, 12, 10, 09, 08, 08, 07, 06, 06, 03, 02, 01

September 20 : 30, 29, 29, 26, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 12, 11, 10, 09, 09, 08, 07, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01

August 20 : 31, 29, 28, 27, 26, 25, 24, 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 10, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 03, 01

July 20 : 31, 30, 29, 28, 27, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 20, 18, 17, 14, 13, 10, 09, 09, 08, 07, 06, 04, 03, 02, 01

June 20 : 30, 27, 26, 24, 23, 22, 20, 19, 18, 18, 17, 16, 13, 12, 11, 10, 09, 06, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01

May 20 : 30, 29, 28, 26, 25, 23, 22, 22, 22, 22, 22, 16, 14, 13, 11, 09, 08, 07, 07, 05, 04, 02, 01

April 20 : 30, 28, 27, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21, 20, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 11, 10, 09, 08, 07, 07, 07, 04, 03, 02, 01

March 20 : 31, 27, 26, 25, 24, 22, 21, 19, 18, 17, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 09, 07, 06, 05, 04, 04, 03, 02

February 20 : 29, 28, 28, 26, 25, 24, 21, 20, 19, 18, 11

January 20 : 13