Weekly One Liner Current Affairs 8th to 15th March 2021

Weekly One Liner Current Affairs 8th to 15th March 2021

Dear Aspirants,

As we all know that General Awareness/ Current Affairs Part is playing a major role in any exam weather it will be SBI PO, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, LIC, SSC, Railway, or any other government examinations. So here we are providing the weekly one liner current affairs for every upcoming exam which has GA section. Weekly one liner current affairs consist top news in one line which is important for every exams. Check Weekly current affairs below and update yourself with weekly one liner current affairs here.

National News

  • ‘Maitri Setu’ to be inaugurated on 9th March Between India-Bangladesh
  • India’s first forest healing centre inaugurated in Uttrakhand’s Ranikhet
  • MeitY released the list of “Digital Payment Scorecard”; State Bank of India (SBI) has topped
  • Union Cabinet approves Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Nidhi
  • IBM signs MoU with Uttarakhand Government to introduce STEM for Girls
  • UP gets its 8th Airport in Bareilly become India’s highest-flying state
  • NTPC ready to India’s largest floating solar power plant at Ramagundam by May 2021
  • PM inaugurates Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav from Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad
  • Govt launches Mera Ration Mobile App
  • Govt to launch “Atmanirbhar Niveshak Mitra Portal

International News

  • Google Launched “Women Will” Web Platform
  • Economic Freedom Index 2021: Singapore ranks First, India 26th in Asia-Pacific
  • India ranks 71 in UNCTAD B2C E-commerce Index 2020, Switzerland tops
  • Switzerland Bans Full Face Coverings in Public Places
  • PMs India, Australia, Japan & US President participate in 1st Quad Leaders’ Summit

Banking and Financial

  • SEBI cancels Sahara India Financial Corp’s registration as sub-broker
  • HDFC Bank launches SmartUp Unnati programme
  • OECD interim economic outlook pegs India’s GDP growth at 6% in FY22
  • Indian economy to grow at 11% in FY’22: CRISIL
  • RBI removes PCA restrictions on IDBI Bank
  • Axis Bank launches “Wear N Pay” contactless payment wearable devices
  • NITI Aayog submits first list of 12 PSUs for Privatisation
  • India’s Forex Reserves Surpass Russia’s To Become World’s 4th Biggest

Appointment and Resignation

  • NABARD’s G R Chintala takes charge as chairman of Asia-Pacific Rural and Agricultural Credit Association (APRACA)
  • Naureen Hassan appointed as 1st VP & COO of Federal Reserve Bank
  • Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat submits resignation to governor
  • Tirath Singh Rawat sworn in as new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand
  • Girish Murmu re-appointed Chairman of UN Panel of External Auditors
  • Thomas Bach re-elected as International Olympic Committee (IOC) president until 2025
  • GoI appoints Dr. GP Samanta as new Chief Statistician of India
  • World Bank economist Deepak Mishra appointed as director of ICRIER

Weekly One Liner Current Affairs 1st to 7th March 2021


  • President Ram Nath Kovind presents Baton of Honor to Kiran Bedi
  • Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan among Top 20 Global Women of Excellence Award 2020
  • Koneru Humpy is BBC’s Indian sportswoman of the year; Manu Bhaker as the winner of the Emerging Player-of-the-Year award
  • International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF) Award 2021: Amitabh Bachchan to be honoured
  • 20 winners of Sahitya Akademi Award 2020; Arundhathi Subramaniam (English) for “When God is a Traveller” (poetry)
  • 63rd Grammy Awards 2021: Record of the year: Everything I Wanted by Billie Eilish


  • Indian Naval Ships first-ever visit to historic port town of Mongla in Bangladesh
  • Third Scorpene submarine INS Karanj commissioned into service
  • India-Uzbekistan joint military exercise DUSTLIK II commences in Ranikhet


  • Japan’s Fugaku World’s most Powerful Supercomputer
  • ISRO launches sounding rocket RH-560 to study attitudinal variations
  • Maths, Physics no longer must for engineering admissions: AICTE


  • IPL 2021: VIVO Back as Title Sponsor for Indian Premier League
  • India qualify for ICC World Test Championship Final, to face New Zealand at Lord’s in June
  • Wrestler Bajrang Punia won gold medal at Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series regains Top Position
  • Mithali Raj 1st Indian woman cricketer to score 10,000 international runs
  • ISL 2020-21: Mumbai City FC wins title, beats ATK Mohun Bagan 2-1
  • 69th National volleyball championships held in Bhubaneswar; Haryana men and Kerala women won
  • Bhavani Devi becomes first ever Indian fencer to qualify for Olympics

Book and Author

  • “Dynasty to Democracy: The Untold Story of Smriti Irani’s Triumph” Book on Smriti Irani’s victory in Amethi to release
  • Frontier Gandhi’s autobiography titled “The Frontier Gandhi: My Life and Struggle” released in English

Important day

  • 8th March: International Women’s Day (Theme 2021: “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world”)
  • 10 March: CISF Raising Day
  • 10 March: No Smoking Day (Second Wednesday of March)
  • 11th March: World Kidney Day [second Thursday of March] (Theme 2021: “Living Well with Kidney Disease”)
  • 14 March: Pi Day
  • 14 March: International Day of Action for Rivers
  • 15 March: World Consumer Rights Day (Theme 2021: “Tackle Plastic Pollution”)


  • Renowned Kannada poet Lakshminarayana Bhatta passes away
  • Former Gujarat & Rajasthan Governor Anshuman Singh Passes Away
  • Dhyan Chand Awardee Veteran Indian Athlete Ishar Singh Deol passes away

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