Friday 12 July 2024
HomeCurrent AffairsCurrent Affairs 26 April 2022

Current Affairs 26 April 2022

Dear aspirants, to crack any type of competitive examination current affairs plays a significant role and for that we are providing daily important news that are most important for your examination. So we are here for you to provide the important Recent and Latest Current Affairs 26 April 2022.

Current Affairs 26 April 2022 includes all newspapers such as The Hindu, The Economic Times, Business Standard, Times of India, PTI, Indian Express, and all Government official websites.

 News Headlines 

  1. Union Agriculture Ministry to launch ‘Kisan Bhagidari, Prathmikta Hamari’ campaign
  2. PM Modi to inaugurate 7th edition of Raisina Dialogue
  3. PM Modi visits J-K to participate in Panchayati Raj Day event, inaugurate Amrit Sarovar initiative
  4. 2022 Asian Wrestling Championships in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia;Ravi Dahiya became the first-ever Indian to win hat-trick.
  5. International Financial Services Authority issues framework for investment funds
  6. First edition of Naval Commanders’ Conference of 2022 underway in New Delhi
  7. SIDBI signs MoU with WBSIDCL to develop ecosystem for MSMEs in Bengal
  8. Veteran Congress leader K Sankaranarayanan passes away aged 89
  9. Former Meghalaya CM J.D. Rymbai no more
  10. Manipur celebrated Khongjom Day at Khongjom War Memorial Complex
  11. Lewandowski wins Exceptional Achievement Award at Laureus Sports awards as Italy named Team of the Year for winning Euro 2020
  12. Vice President Inaugurates Khelo India University Games-2021 In Bengaluru
  13. Bangladesh educational charity founder Kishore Das selected for Commonwealth Points of Light Award
  14. India’s participation as Guest of honour at the Paris Book Festival 2022
  15. Ashwin Yardi, CEO Of Capgemini India Joins UNICEF YuWaah Board As Co-Chair
  16. Andrey Rublev beats Novak Djokovic to win Serbia Open title

 News Details 

1. Union Agriculture Ministry to launch ‘Kisan Bhagidari, Prathmikta Hamari’ campaign

  • Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare is organizing the ‘Kisan Bhagidari, Prathmikta Hamari’ campaign.
  • The campaign which will continue till 30th of this month is being organised under ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ in association with various other Ministries and Departments.

2. PM Modi to inaugurate 7th edition of Raisina Dialogue

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the seventh edition of the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi.
  • President of the European Commission Ursula Von Der Leyen will be the chief guest at the Dialogue. Several former Prime Ministers of different countries and other dignitaries will also participate in the event.
  • The 3-day Dialogue is based on the theme – Terranova, impassioned, impatient, imperilled.

3. PM Modi visits J-K to participate in Panchayati Raj Day event, inaugurate Amrit Sarovar initiative

  • The Prime Minister will visit Palli Panchayat in Samba district.
  • He will inaugurate the Amrit Sarovar initiative which is aimed at developing and rejuvenating 75 water bodies in each district of the country.
  • The Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone of three road packages of Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway and Ratle and Kwar Hydroelectric projects
  • He will also inaugurate the 8.45 km long Banihal Qazigund Road Tunnel.

4. 2022 Asian Wrestling Championships in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia; Ravi Dahiya became the first-ever Indian to win hat-trick.

  • Ravi Kumar Dahiya (57kg) won his third successive gold medal in the Asian Wrestling Championships.
  • He also became the first-ever Indian freestyle wrestler to win a hat-trick of Asian Championship gold medals.
  • Bajrang Punia (65kg) settled for silver. Gourav Baliyan(79kg) also bagged silver while Naveen(70kg) and Satywart Kadian(97kg) took home bronze.

5. International Financial Services Authority issues framework for investment funds

  • As per IFSCA(Fund Management) Regulations, 2022, a Fund Management Entity will be registered with IFSCA and will be able to manage different types of funds and schemes subject to meeting the eligibility criteria.
  • Venture Capital Schemes or non-retail schemes soliciting money from accredited investors only shall qualify for a green channel etc.

6. First edition of Naval Commanders’ Conference of 2022 underway in New Delhi

  • The first edition of the Naval Commanders’ Conference of 2022 is underway in New Delhi.
  • The conference serves as a platform for naval commanders to discuss important maritime matters at the military-strategic level as well as interact with senior government functionaries through an institutionalised forum.
  • Indian Navy Chief:- Admiral R. Hari Kumar.

7. SIDBI signs MoU with WBSIDCL to develop ecosystem for MSMEs in Bengal

  • Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI), the leading financial institution for the MSME sector, has entered into an MoU with West Bengal Small Industries Development Corporation Limited (WBSIDCL) to develop the ecosystem for micro and small enterprises in the state.

8. Veteran Congress leader K Sankaranarayanan passes away aged 89

  • Senior Congress leader K Sankaranarayanan, who served as governor of various states during his decades-long career, passed away.
  • He was 89.
  • The senior Congress leader was a four-time legislator and had held finance, excise and agriculture portfolios in various governments in Kerala.

9. Former Meghalaya CM J.D. Rymbai no more

  • Meghalaya’s former chief minister J.D. Rymbai, passed away.
  • He entered active politics in 1983 and contested elections to the legislative assembly of Meghalaya on the Congress party ticket from the Jirang constituency successfully.
  • He replaced D.D. Lapang as the Chief Minister of Meghalaya in 2006 for a year.

10. Manipur celebrated Khongjom Day at Khongjom War Memorial Complex

  • Manipur celebrated Khongjom Day at Khongjom War Memorial Complex at Khebaching of Thoubal district.
  • Khongjom Day is celebrated every year on the 23rd of April remembering those gallant Manipuri warriors who made supreme sacrifice fighting against the British to protect the freedom of Manipur in the battle of Khongjom during the 1891 Anglo-Manipuri War.
  • Manipur Chief Minister : N. Biren Singh (Nongthombam Biren Singh).
  • Governor: La. Ganeshan.

11. Lewandowski wins Exceptional Achievement Award at Laureus Sports awards as Italy named Team of the Year for winning Euro 2020

  • Robert Lewandowski was awarded the Exceptional Achievement Award at the Laureus Sports ceremony, while Italy was named Team of the Year.
  • The Poland international has been rewarded for his incredible form for Bayern Munich in recent years, having scored 41 times in the Bundesliga last season and 48 in all competitions.

12. Vice President Inaugurates Khelo India University Games-2021 In Bengaluru

  • Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called for awarding some extra marks to sportspersons in college admissions and promotions in various departments.
  • “Incentives like this will go a long way in encouraging the sports in the country”.
  • Addressing the gathering at the inaugural of the Khelo India University Games-2021 in Bengaluru.

13. Bangladesh educational charity founder Kishore Das selected for Commonwealth Points of Light Award

  • The founder of educational charity ‘Bidyanando’ Kishroe Kumar Das from Bangladesh has been chosen for the Commonwealth Points of Light Award for his exceptional work in improving access to education for children from marginalised backgrounds, said the British High Commission.

14. India’s participation as Guest of honour at the Paris Book Festival 2022

  • India was designated as the Guest of Honour Country at the Paris Book Festival 2022 organized from 21st to 24th April, 2022.
  • India Pavilion designed by National Institute of Design (NID), housing more than 15 digital and physical exhibitions displaying over 400 books published in various Indian languages representing the works of 65 Indian publishers,was inaugurated.

15. Ashwin Yardi, CEO Of Capgemini India Joins UNICEF YuWaah Board As Co-Chair

  • UNICEF’s YuWaah’ – the Indian chapter of Generation Unlimited – has announced Ashwin Yardi, the CEO of Capgemini in India, to be its co-chair.
  • Yardi will be a co-chair along with Yasumasa Kimura, the UNICEF Representative.

16. Andrey Rublev beats Novak Djokovic to win Serbia Open title

  • Andrey Rublev defeated Novak Djokovic 6-2, 6-7 (4), 6-0 to win the Serbia Open for his third title of the season.
  • The second-seeded Russian player dug deep to stop Djokovic from mounting another comeback as he prevented the top-ranked Serb from claiming his first title of 2022.

********

So, these are all the current affairs 26 April (today). If you want to explore the full list (all CA), including current affairs 26 April, please click on the link (Current Affairs).

RELATED ARTICLES

Current Affairs 1 October 2023

Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan to launch Bharatiya Bhasha Utsav and Technology & Bharatiya Bhasha Summit in New Delhi. Union Minister G. Kishan Reddy launches 5G training labs and 5G applications in all North Eastern States. Ministry of Tourism to host PATA Travel Mart 2023 in New Delhi from 4th October. DR L. Murugan leads Indian Delegation at TIFF 2023.

Current Affairs 23 December 2022

Parliament passes Maritime Anti Piracy Bill 2022 with Rajya Sabha's approval. MoHUA kickstarts ground survey of Pey Jal Survekshan from 15th December 2022. India GDP grew by 9.7% in H1FY23, says Finance Ministry. Delhi leads India with the highest crypto adoption: CoinSwitch. IGX launches gas index, plans trading in pipeline capacity.

Current Affairs 22 December 2022

Indian Navy launches INS Arnala; first ship of ASW SWC Project. Indian Navy gets fifth Scorpene Class submarine INS Vagir. Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs wins Platinum Icon in Digital India Awards 2022. Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs launches programme to create Impact Leaders in areas of ESG. Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Puneri Paltan in final match to win PKL 9 title.

Current Affairs 21 December 2022

England’s Rehan Ahmed becomes youngest to claim five-fer on test debut in men's cricket. Paytm and HDFC ERGO launch insurance policy to protect mobile transactions. RBI imposes Rs 2.66 crore penalty on Bank of Bahrain & Kuwait BSC. France's forward Karim Benzema announces retirement from international football. Account aggregator network: 94 FIUs, 26 FIPs onboarded on RBI’s financial data-sharing system.

Current Affairs 7 December 2022

Hyderabad gets India's first real-time Gold ATM. CCI approves Bharat Biotech International-Eastman Exports deal. Adani Green becomes world’s largest wind-solar hybrid power developer with 450 MW Rajasthan plant. SBI’s personal loans portfolio crosses ₹5 lakh cr mark. Extensive exploration programme to find minerals stepped up in Rajasthan.

Current Affairs 30 November 2022

India - Malaysia joint military Exercise “Harimau Shakti -2022” commenced at Pulai, Kluang, Malaysia. Ministry of Power launches scheme for to procure aggregate power of 4500 MW to help states facing power shortage. Chennai-Based Space Start-Up Agnikul Cosmos sets up India’s first private space vehicle launch pad at Sriharikota. Bank credit growth accelerates to 17.2% in July-September quarter: RBI data. RBI asks Paytm to reapply for payment aggregator licence.

Most Popular