Current Affairs Today 22nd November 2022 Daily GK Update

Daily Current Affairs 22nd November 2022 Daily GK Update

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National News

Anamalai Tiger Reserve launched ‘jumbo trails’ in Coimbatore

  • The Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR) has launched ‘jumbo trails’, with the aim to educate visitors to the tiger reserve about elephants, the flora, and fauna of ATR and the aboriginal tribes.
  • Under the programme, named ‘ATR’s Jumbo Trails- Experience the Land of Heritage Elephants’, tourists will be taken from Sethumadai to Kozhikamuthi elephant camp.
  • They can visit the camp, trek in the forest and have food cooked by tribals. They can also enjoy the tribal dance and music.
  • The programme is organised by the Advanced Wildlife Management Training Centre (Attakatti) and implemented by Keelpoonachi Eco Development Committee
  • The income from the initiative will be used to help tribal people.

Piyush Goyal addressed 21st World Congress of Accountants

  • Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has addressed the 21st World Congress of Accountants (WCOA) in Mumbai.
  • The 21st World Congress of Accountants 2022 is being hosted by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in Mumbai in Hybrid mode.
  • This theme for the WCOA 2022 is ‘Building Trust Enabling Sustainability’.
  • For the first time in the 118 years of its history, the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) hosted the world congress of accountants (WCOA).
  • The WCOA is held once in four years.
  • The first meeting was held in the US city of St Louis in 1904.

Recent Inauguration by Union Ministers

  • Piyush Goyal inaugurated 41st edition of the India International Trade Fair (IITF) in New Delhi
  • Virendra Kumar has inaugurated the SHILP SAMAGAM-2022 in New Delhi.
  • Kishan Reddy inaugurated the sixth edition of Ganga Utsav 2022 in New Delhi.
  • Rajnath Singh launched ‘Maa Bharati Ke Sapoot’ website
  • Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated ‘Ayush Utsav’ in Kashmir

Anurag Singh Thakur launched ’53 hours Challenge’

  • Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting and Youth Affairs & Sports Anurag Singh Thakur has inaugurated ’53 Hours Challenge’ for ‘75 Creative Minds Tomorrow’.
  • This is the second edition of 75 Creative Minds of Tomorrow.
  • The competition will challenge the winners of ’75 Creative Minds for Tomorrow’ to produce a short film on their idea of India@100, all in 53 hours.
  • This is powered by National Film Development Corporation (NDFC).

Recent Inauguration by Union Ministers

  • Anurag Thakur inaugurated Water Sports Center in Himachal Pradesh
  • Anurag Thakur launched the WADA Athlete Biological Passport Symposium.
  • Nirmala Sitharaman launched e-learning platform Bharat Vidya
  • Nirmala Sitharaman approved Sovereign Green Bonds framework.
  • Jyotiraditya Scindia inaugurated 4th Heli-India Summit 2022

International News

India to take over Chair of Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence

  • India has assumed the Chair of the Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI) from France.
  • Rajeev Chandrasekhar (Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology) has represented the country at the GPAI meeting in Tokyo for the symbolic takeover from France.
  • GPAI is an international initiative to support responsible and human-centric development and the use of Artificial Intelligence.
  • AIR correspondent reports that the GPAI is a congregation of 25 member countries, including the US, UK, European Union, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, South Korea, and Singapore.
  • India joined the GPAI in 2020 as a founding member. Artificial Intelligence is expected to add 967 billion US dollars to the Indian economy by 2035.
  • It is also expected to add 450 to 500 billion US dollars to India’s GDP by 2025 accounting for 10 percent of the country’s 5 trillion dollar GDP target.

Banking and Financial

Tata Power Solar Systems partnered with Union Bank of India to help MSME sector

  • Tata Power Solar Systems Limited (TPSSL) has partnered with the Union Bank of India (UBI) to help MSME (Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises) sector switch to solar solutions.
  • The objective of this collaboration is to improve access to green energy and save on the cost of electricity, thus making MSMEs more profitable.
  • TPSSL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL).
  • The association will be implemented under UBI’s solar scheme called ‘Union Solar’, which was launched on a pan-India level to relieve the MSMEs from the stress of higher power costs and grid exigencies.

About Union Bank of India (UBI)

  • Founded- 11 November 1919
  • Headquarters- Mumbai
  • CEO – A. Manimekhalai

Recent MoUs

  • Federal Bank partnered with JCB India to finance heavy equipment buyers
  • IFSCA signed MoU with the Reserve Bank of India for collaboration in the field of regulation
  • NIIFL signed an agreement with JBIC to boost Japanese investments in India
  • SIDBI signed an MoU with Bureau of Energy Efficiency to finance green MSMEs
  • Mahindra Finance partnered with India Post Payments Bank to boost credit access for customers

Goldman Sachs slashed India’s GDP forecast for 2023 to 5.9%

  • Goldman Sachs has slashed India’s Gross domestic product (GDP) to 5.9% in the calendar year 2023 from an estimated 6.9% in 2022.
  • The firm expects headline retail inflation to ease to 6.1% in 2023 from an estimated 6.8% this year, according to a Bloomberg report.
  • India’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 8.7% in 2021-22.
  • The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), last week, pegged the domestic growth rate at 7% for 2022-23.

Updated GDP List

  • World Bank – 6.5% (FY23), 7.1% (FY24)
  • MOODY’S. – 7% (FY23)
  • S&P – 7.3% (FY23), 6.5% (FY24)
  • IMF – 6.8% (FY23), 6.1% (FY24)
  • ADB – 7% (FY23), 7.2% (FY24)
  • RBI – 7% (FY23)
  • FITCH RATING – 7% (FY23), 6.7% (FY24)
  • FICCI – 7% (FY23), 6.4% (FY24)
  • OECD – 6.9% (FY23), 6.2% (FY24)
  • CRISIL – 7.3% (FY23)
  • NSO – 8.7%. Q4 – 4.1% (FY23)
  • SBI – 6.8% (FY23)
  • Morgan Stanley – 7.2% (FY23), 6.4%(FY24)
  • Nomura – 7.2% (FY23)
  • UNTCAD – 5.7% (FY23)

Appointment and Resignation

Venu Gopal Achanta elected as a Member of CIPM

  • Director of CSIR-National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL) Venu Gopal Achanta has been elected as a Member of the International Committee for Weight and Measures (CIPM).
  • Achanta was declared an elected Member of CIPM during the 27th General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) meeting in Paris, France.
  • Achanta is among 18 elected members from different countries and the 7th personality in Indian history elected to CIPM.

About CIPM

  • The CIPM is a supreme international committee which functions under the authority of General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM), a highest intergovernmental international organization created as diplomatic treaty called Meter Convention signed on 20th May 1875 in Paris.
  • It is responsible for the development and implementation of International Systems of Units, universally abbreviated as SI, its wide dissemination; make necessary modifications time to time for the advancement of science and technology.

Recent Appointment

  • Election Commissioner of India – Arun Goel
  • Chairman of National Pension System Trust – Suraj Bhan
  • Chairman of ONGC – Arun Kumar Singh
  • Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) – Dr. V G Somani (reappointment three months).
  • Full-time member of NITI Aayog – Arvind Virmani

Awards

Chiranjeevi named the India Film Personality of the Year 2022 at IFFI

  • Indian actor Chiranjeevi was named the India Film Personality of the Year 2022 at the 53rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa.
  • Actor Chiranjeevi has acted in more than 150 films, primarily in the Telugu film industry.
  • He also acted in Tamil, and Hindi movies.
  • In 2006, he was honoured with the Padma Bhushan, India’s third-highest civilian award.

Recent Awards

  • Gandhi Mandela award Gandhi Mandela Award 2022 – Dalai Lama
  • Sumitra Charat Ram Award – Uma Sharma
  • Gold award at 47th ICQCC-2022 – NTPC team
  • Lifetime Achievement Award at 53rd IFFI Goa – Carlos Saura
  • Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna 2022 – Sharath Kamal

Sports 

22nd edition of FIFA World Cup kicks off in Doha

  • The opening ceremony of the 22nd edition of FIFA World Cup 2022 kicked off at the Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor in Qatar with a cultural show amid a loud cheer from the fans.
  • 32 top countries from five regions will be in action for the championship title. All 64 matches will be held across eight stadiums in Qatar.
  • The first match was held between Qatar and Ecuador.
  • Ecuador started its FIFA World Cup campaign with a resounding 2-0 victory against Qatar in the opening match of the tournament at Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor.
  • The world cup is being held from 21 November to 18 December 2022.
  • 32 teams will compete across 64 matches in the 22nd edition of the World Cup.

About International Federation of Association Football (FIFA)

  • Founded – 21 May 1904
  • Founded – Paris, France
  • Headquarters – Zürich, Switzerland
  • Membership – 211
  • Languages – English, French, German, Spanish & Italian
  • First President – Robert Guérin
  • Current President – Gianni Infantino (Switzerland)
  • Secretary General – Fatma Samoura (Senegal)

Novak Djokovic won 6th ATP Finals title

  • Serbia’s Novak Djokovic has defeated Norway’s Casper Ruud to collect a record-equaling 6th ATP Finals title in Turin, Italy.
  • Djokovic defeated Rudd in straight sets 7-5, 6-3 to clinch the season-ending title.
  • This was Djokovic’s first title at the event since 2015 and the one that matches Roger Federer’s record.
  • The 35-year-old Djokovic is the oldest player to win the title.
  • He also earned the largest payday in tennis history as he walked away with $4.7 million for claiming the trophy.

Sebastian Vettel retired from Formula One racing

  • German racing driver Sebastian Vettel has retired from Formula One racing
  • Sebastian Vettel won four Formula One World Championships between 2010 and 2013 while competing for Red Bull and previously spent six seasons with Ferrari.
  • In the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Sebastian Vettel finished in 10th place, the last one of his career.
  • Vettel received a guard of honour from his fellow competitors before the race.

Important day

21 November – World Fisheries Day

  • World Fisheries Day is observed every year on 21 November.
  • Objective – To highlight the critical importance of healthy ocean ecosystems and to ensure sustainable stocks of fisheries.
  • Fisheries sector play an important role in the socio-economic development of fisher folk or coastal community in our world.
  • The first World Fisheries Day was celebrated on November 21, 2015

20 November 2022 – World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

  • The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is marked on the third Sunday of November each year.
  • This year it falls on November 20.
  • Objective – To raise awareness about how such tragedies can be avoided in the first place.
  • Theme 2022 – Justice
  • In 1995, road victim organizations came together as the European Federation of Road Traffic Victims (FEVR) to observe this Day together for the first time.

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