Weekly One Liner Current Affairs 23 to 30 November 2021

Weekly One Liner Current Affairs 23 to 30 November 2021

Everyone knows how crucial the General Awareness/ Current Affairs portion is in every exam, whether it’s for SBI PO, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, LIC, SSC, Railway, or any other government exam. As a result, for every future exam which includes a GA section, we will give weekly one-liner current affairs.
Weekly one-liner current affairs condenses the most important news from the previous week into a single line and is required reading for all exams. To keep you up to date, we’ve included the weekly one-liner current affairs below.

National News

  • Indore’s Patalpani Railway Station renamed after Tribal Icon Tantya Bhil
  • Home Minister Amit Shah laid foundation stone for ‘Rani Gaidinliu Tribal Freedom Fighters Museum’ in Manipur
  • NITI Aayog launched SDG Urban Index 2021-22; Shimla topped the Index
  • Nirmala Sitharaman launched Tejasvini & Hausala schemes and Shikhar & Shikara Schemes in J&K
  • PM Modi laid the foundation stone of Noida International Airport in Jewar, UP
  • Madhya Pradesh will create first cyber tehsil of India
  • Cabinet extended PM Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana (PMGKAY) till March 2022
  • MakeMyTrip tied up with Civil Aviation Ministry to promote Regional Air Connectivity through UDAN Scheme
  • Cherry Blossom Festival 2021 celebrated in Shillong, Meghalaya
  • Madhya Pradesh CM launched “Urja Saksharta Abhiyan” & 3 solar power projects of 1500-MW capacity
  • UNICEF & Odisha Water Resource Department signed LoA for water management
  • National Apprenticeship Training Scheme (NATS) extended for 5 years
  • NITI Aayog’s Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) 2021: Bihar, Jharkhand, UP poorest states in India
  • Rajnath Singh inaugurated 5th World Congress on Disaster Management
  • 1st ever Aharbal Festival held in J&K to promote tourism
  • Kantar’s BrandZ India report 2021: Amazon, Asian Paints, Tata Tea topped India’s Most Purposeful Brand Rankings
  • Varanasi became 1st Indian city to start Ropeway Service as a Mode of Public Transport
  • Indian Railways constructing World’s Tallest Railway Pier Bridge in Manipur
  • 7th India International Science Festival 2021 will be held in Goa
  • Kerala Tourism launched STREET project for experiential tourism

International News

  • El Salvador announced to build world’s first ‘Bitcoin City’
  • US, Australia and UK signed key deal in Nuclear Submarine Alliance
  • Nicolae Ciuca nominated as the New PM of Romania
  • India & Nepal signed an MoU on Reciprocal Recognition of Covid Vaccination Certificate
  • GoI & ADB signed USD 300 million loans to improve access to healthcare in urban areas
  • GoI, Andhra Pradesh signed an MoU worth $250 million loan with World Bank to improve quality of learning
  • VP Venkaiah Naidu represented India at the 13th ASEM Summit
  • Germany announced 2 billion Euro to aid India’s fight against climate change
  • Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid reappointed as Prime Minister of Kuwait
  • WHO named new COVID-19 Strain 1.1.529 as ‘Omicron’
  • Jitendra Singh virtually chaired the 9th BRICS Science & Technology Ministers Meeting
  • Petr Fiala appointed new Prime Minister of Czech Republic
  • S Jaishankar attended 20th Summit of SCO Council of Heads of Government

Banking and Financial

  • Economic Advisory Council to PM projected India’s GDP growth at 0-7.5% in FY23
  • SBI projected India’s GDP for FY22 at 3%-9.6%
  • RBI revealed a Draft Scheme for amalgamation of PMC Bank with Unity Small Finance Bank
  • SBI signed an MoU with Pondicherry Co-op Milk Producers’ Union Ltd to offer loan to Dairy Farmers
  • ICICI Bank launched ‘Trade Emerge’ online platform for Exporters and Importers
  • Goldman Sachs projected India’s GDP growth at 1% in FY22
  • Equitas SFB partnered with HDFC Bank to offer co-branded credit cards
  • JP Morgan Chase named world’s most systemically important bank: Financial Stability Board
  • NPCI Bharat BillPay onboarded Tata Power on ClickPay platform to facilitate automated electricity bill payments
  • CCI approved FedEx India to acquire a stake in Delhivery
  • BOB Financial Solutions partnered with NPCI for RuPay credit cards
  • ADB approved USD 1.5 bn loan to India for COVID-19 vaccine procurement
  • Government changed the base year for Wage Rate Index (WRI) from 1963-65 to 2016
  • Moody’s projected India’s GDP growth in FY22 at 3% and FY23 at 7.9%
  • Union Bank of India entered into a co-lending partnership with CGCL to finance MSMEs
  • Government formed ‘Central Vista Oversight Committee’ to expedite pace of project; headed by Ratan P Watal
  • RBI imposed monetary penalty of 1 crore on State Bank of India
  • YES Bank partnered With Amazon Pay, AWS for UPI services
  • Bajaj Allianz General Insurance tied up with TropoGo for Drone Insurance
  • ESAF Small Finance Bank launched Electric Vehicle Loan SchemeGo Green’
  • HSBC India launched India’s 1st Credit Card made from Recycled PVC Plastic
  • Indian Oil, BPCL & HPCL launched Model Retail Outlet Scheme and Darpan@petrolpump
  • RBI imposed 1 crore penalty on Union Bank of India
  • RBI raised higher cap on promoter stake at 26% in private banks
  • RBI approved LIC to increase its stake in Kotak Mahindra Bank up to 9.99%

Appointment and Resignation

  • Abdalla Hamdok reappointed as Sudan’s PM
  • Sourav Ganguly appointed as brand ambassador for Century LED’s Magik range
  • Praveen Sinha elected as delegate for Asia on the executive committee of the INTERPOL
  • Rajnish Kumar appointed as an Independent non-executive Director on the Board of Hero MotoCorp
  • Harshwanti Bisht became first woman president of Indian Mountaineering Foundation
  • UAE’s Ahmed Naser Al-Raisi elected as President of INTERPOL
  • Vivek Johri appointed as Chairman of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC)
  • Parag Agrawal appointed the new CEO of Twitter

Awards

  • Doordarshan and All India Radio won at UNESCO-ABU Peace Media Awards 2021
  • Andhra Pradesh won Best Marine State Award for 2021-22
  • Anita Desai awarded Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Delhi’s Sadar Bazar Police Station ranked best-performing police station in India
  • President presented Vir Chakra, Kirti Chakra and Shaurya Chakra
  • S K Sohan Roy became 1st Indian to be honoured with Knighthood of Parte Guelfa
  • 49th International Emmy Awards 2021 announced READ MORE…
  • 6th BRICS Film Festival Awards 2021 announced; Indian actor Dhanush won Best Actor (Male) for his role in ‘Asuran’.
  • 52nd International film festival of India concluded in Goa
  • Lionel Messi won Men’s Ballon d’Or for the seventh time

Defence

  • INS Visakhapatnam commissioned into Indian Navy
  • India, Maldives & Sri Lanka conducted biennial trilateral exercise ‘Dosti’
  • 37th India-Indonesia CORPAT exercise held in Indian Ocean
  • Indian Navy commissioned 4th Scorpene-class submarine INS Vela in Mumbai
  • IAF commissioned 2 Mirage 2000 Fighters from France at Gwalior Air Base

Science

  • Jitendra Singh launched India’s 1st Virtual Science Lab for children under CSIR Jigyasa programme
  • NASA launched world’s 1st DART mission to crash spacecraft into asteroid on SpaceX Rocket
  • Skyroot Aerospace test-fired India’s 1st Privately Built Cryogenic Rocket Engine “Dhawan-1”

Sports

  • 2025 Asian Youth Para Games will be hosted by Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Tamil Nadu won Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy 2021-22 by defeating Karnataka
  • Alexander Zverev has won 2021 ATP Finals title at Turin, Italy
  • Saurav Ghosal won the Malaysian Open squash championship 2021

Book and Author

  • Abhijit Banerjee authored a book titled “Cooking to Save your Life”
  • Ban Ki-moon authored his autobiography titled “Resolved: Uniting Nations in a Divided World”
  • A Book titled “Conversations: India’s Leading Art Historian Engages with 101 themes, and More” authored by BN Goswamy
  • Maroof Raza authored a book titled “Contested Lands: India, China and the Boundary Dispute”
  • A book titled “Bangladesh Liberation@50 Years: ‘Bijoy’ with Synergy, India-Pakistan War 1971” released
  • A book titled “Indian Innings: The Journey of Indian Cricket from 1947” authored by Ayaz Memon
  • Venkaiah Naidu released a Book “‘Democracy, Politics and Governance’ authored by A Surya Prakash

Important day

  • 21 November: World Fisheries Day
  • 24 November: Lachit Divas
  • 25 November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (Theme 2021: “Orange the World: End Violence against Women Now!”)
  • 26 November: Constitution Day of India
  • 26 November: National Milk Day
  • 27 November: National Organ Donation Day
  • International Day for Women in Maritime will be observed on May 18 every year
  • 29 November: International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
  • 28 November: NCC 73rd Raising Day
  • 30 November: Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare

Obituary

  • Former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan passed away
  • Sahitya Akademi Award Winning Poet Sananta Tanty passed away
  • Veteran Broadway composer & lyricist Stephen Sondheim passed away
  • National Award-winning Choreographer Shiva Shankar Master passed away

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