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#1. Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways will build a National Maritime Heritage Complex (NMHC) at which of the following sites of the Indus Valley civilisation?

Solution:
The correct answer is Lothal.
Key Points

  • Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways will build a National Maritime Heritage
    Complex (NMHC) at the site of the Indus Valley civilisation in Lothal, Gujarat.
  • A first of its kind complex in India, this centre will showcase India’s rich and diverse
    maritime heritage.
  • The foundation stone for the NMHC project was laid by PM Modi and the consent for
    the master plan was given in March 2019.

Important Points

  • The project is planned to be completed in different phases.
  • In phase 1A, a museum will be built with 5 galleries and a naval gallery on 35 acres of
    land at an investment of ₹774.23 crore.
  • In the phase 1B, remaining portions of the museum will be built, including galleries,
    light house, 5D dome theatre, Bagicha Complex and other infrastructure.
  • This phase is proposed to be developed under EPC mode.
  • The phase 2 will consist of state pavilions, Lothal city, Maritime Institute including
    hostel, eco resorts, maritime & naval theme park, climate change theme park,
    monument theme park and adventure & amusement park.
  • Components under this phase shall be executed under PPP mode.

#2. Which bank has signed an MoU with the Institute of Economic Growth (IEG) to fund a chair to carry out independent research?

Solution:
The correct answer is HDFC Bank.
Key Points

  • HDFC Bank has signed an MoU with the Institute of Economic Growth (IEG) to fund a
    chair to carry out independent research.
  • It would be known as ‘HDFC Bank Chair of Banking and Finance’ and would be housed
    at the IEG campus, New Delhi.
  • It will support IEG for this chair for over five years with a funding support of ₹6.75 crore,
    with effect from 1 September 2022.

Important Points

  • The memorandum of understanding was signed in the presence of Atanu Chakraborty,
    chairman, HDFC Bank and Ramesh Chand, a member of the Niti Aayog and the
    chairman of IEG and other senior bank officials.
  • IEG is widely recognized as a centre of excellence and one of India’s leading think
    tanks in the fields of economic and social development.
  • IEG specialises in long-term research that encourages the faculty to develop deep
    expertise in an area.
  • The HDFC Bank chair will carry out research in crucial and emerging aspects on
    banking and finance and hold periodic seminars for exchanging its findings and insights.

Additional Information

  • HDFC Bank:
  • Headquarters – Mumbai.
  • Founded In: August 1994

#3. Noted archaeologist Braj Basi Lal passed away in September 2022. He was honoured with the Padma Vibhushan in which year?

Solution:
The correct answer is 2021.

Key Points

  • Noted archaeologist Braj Basi Lal, who led an excavation at the Ramjanmabhoomi site
    in the mid-1970s, passed away in September 2022.
  • He was honoured with the Padma Vibhushan in 2021.
  • He was also awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2000.
  • Considered India’s senior-most archaeologist, Lal was actively involved in archaeological
    research and writing till the age of 100.

Additional Information
Recent Obituaries:

  • In Bihar, Bhojpuri folk theatre artist Ram Chandra Manjhi passed away in
    September 2022.
  • Noted historian and former Vice Chancellor of Mangalore and Goa Universities
    Professor B. Sheik Ali passed away in September 2022.
  • Veteran filmmaker Abdul Gaffar Nadiadwala passed away in August 2022.
  • Veteran Marathi actor Pradeep Patwardhan, passed away in August 2022.
  • Veteran Punjabi singer Balwinder Safri passed away in July 2022.

#4. Who has been named as the Prince of Wales, in September 2022?

Solution:
The correct answer is Prince William.

Key Points

  • Britain’s King Charles has named his eldest son William and daughter-in-law Kate the
    Prince and Princess of Wales.
  • He and his late wife Diana previously held these titles.
  • Prince William is the grandson of Queen Elizabeth II.
  • Charles, who became Prince of Wales in 1958, automatically became king on the death
    of his mother, Queen Elizabeth, in September 2022.

Important Points

  • King Charles held his first in-person audience with Prime Minister, Liz Truss, at
    Buckingham Palace.
  • Charles was officially proclaimed king at a meeting of the Accession Council held at St
    James’s Palace followed by proclamations across the nation in a show of traditional
    British pomp and ceremony.
  • For the first time, the accession council was televised.

#5. Which of the following had organised a day-long seminar on 9 September 2022 to educate and familiarise their personnel about financial planning?

Solution:
The correct answer is Indian Air Force.
Key Points

  • To educate and familiarise air force personnel about financial planning, the Indian Air
    Force had organised a day-long seminar on 9 September 2022.
  • Officials from the Reserve Bank of India conducted talks on diverse topics ranging from
    financial awareness, bank frauds, the role of ombudsmen, among others.
  • Approximately 400 Air Warriors across all ranks attended the seminar.

Important Points

  • The Seminar sought to empower the Air Warriors in a manner so as to enable them to
    take sound and informed financial decisions in their personal lives.
  • Officials from SBI and other financial professionals also contributed in this endeavour.
  • It was also live-streamed across all Air Force Units and Formations to ensure
    maximum outreach irrespective of location.

#6. Who has announced the commencement of the Swachh Amrit Mahotsav to galvanize action around cleanliness from 17th September, Seva Diwas, till 2nd October 2022, Swachhata Diwas?

Solution:
The correct answer is Hardeep Singh Puri.

Key Points

  • Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has announced the
    commencement of the Swachh Amrit Mahotsav.
  • It is a fortnight of activities to galvanize action around cleanliness from 17th September,
    Seva Diwas, till 2nd October 2022, Swachhata Diwas.
  • He also released the official logo of ‘Swachh Amrit Mahotsav: Ek Aur Kadam
    Swachhata Ki Ore’.

Important Points

  • The fortnight will focus on mobilizing citizen action and commitment towards the vision
    of building ‘Garbage Free Cities’.
  • He announced the opening of the first ever ‘Indian Swachhata League’, an inter-city
    competition to take place between the youth of the cities on the 17th of September 2022.
  • For the maiden edition of ISL, more than 1,850 city teams from across the country have
    officially registered to compete.
  • Each team will compete in the League by creating their own unique sanitation initiatives
    to focus on creating garbage free beaches, hills, and tourist places.

#7. Which day is celebrated as World Suicide Prevention Day?

Solution:
The correct answer is 10 September.

Key Points

  • World Suicide Prevention Day is an awareness day observed on 10 September every
    year.
  • Its goal is to spread the message of preventing suicides, far & wide.
  • It was established in 2003 by the International Association for Suicide Prevention in
    conjunction with the World Health Organization.
  • “Creating hope through action” is the triennial theme for World Suicide Prevention Day
    from 2021-2023.

Additional Information

  • List of Important Days in September 2022:
    Days                   Events
  • 2 September – World Coconut Day
  • 5 September – Teachers’ Day
  • International – Day of Charity
  • 8 September – World Literacy Day
  • 14 September – Hindi Diwas
  • 15 September –  National Engineer’s day
  • 16 September – World Ozone Day
  • 18 September  – World Bamboo Day
  • 21 September – International day of Peace
  • 25 September  – Antyodaya Diwas
  • 25 September  – World Rivers Day
  • 27 September  – World Tourism Day
  • 29 September  – World Maritime Day

#8. Which company has entered into an agreement to supply Renewable Energy Power to the armed forces (Military Engineering Services)?

Solution:
The correct answer is NTPC Ltd.

Key Points

  • NTPC Ltd has entered into an agreement to supply Renewable Energy Power to the
    armed forces (Military Engineering Services).
  • This is the first such agreement by the Indian armed forces for sourcing power from
    Renewable Energy sources.
  • This agreement will help towards the gradual decarbonization of the armed forces.

Additional Information

  • NTPC Limited is an Indian public sector undertaking.
    It is engaged in the generation of electricity and allied activities.
  • NTPC Limited:
  • Founded: 7 November 1975
  • Headquarters: New Delhi, India
  • Owner: Government of India (51.02%)
  • Chairman: Gurdeep Singh

#9. Former Chief Justice of India _____________, who remained Chief Justice of India (CJI) for the shortest period of 18 days in 1991, passed away on 8 September 2022

Solution:
The correct answer is Kamal Narain Singh.

Key Points

  • Former Chief Justice of India Kamal Narain Singh, who remained Chief Justice of India
    (CJI) for the shortest period of 18 days in 1991, passed away on 8 September 2022.
  • Justice KN Singh was appointed as the 22nd CJI on 25 November 1991 & he retired on 12
    December 1991.
  • Justice YV Chandrachud (16th CJI) had the longest tenure (7 Years, 4 Months & 20
    days) as CJI till today.

Additional Information

  • List of some Important obituaries in 2022.
    Personality              Field
  • Mikhail Gorbachev –  Former Soviet leader
  • Rakesh Jhunjhunwala – Famous Indian Investor
  • Cyrus Mistry  –  Industrialist
  • Anant Yashwant Khare – Renowned Marathi writer
  • Dr Chennaveera Kanav –  Eminent Kannada littérateur
  • Milena Salvini – Noted Kathakali dancer
  • Professor Gopi Chand Narang – Urdu critics and linguists
  • Pandit Bhajan Sopori – Santoor maestro
  • Anjalai Ponnusamy  – Freedom fighter

#10. Indian Railways will be introducing the new avatar of high-speed train Vande Bharat called Vande Bharat 2. It will have a maximum speed up to _______ Kmph.

Solution:
The correct answer is 180 Kmph.

Key Points

  • Indian Railways will be introducing the new avatar of high-speed train Vande Bharat
    called Vande Bharat 2.
  • It will be equipped with more advancements and improved features like 0 to 100 Kmpl
    speed in just 52 seconds, maximum speed up to 180 Kmph, and lesser weight of 392
    tons instead of 430 tons.
  • In the new design, photo-catalytic ultraviolet air purification system has also been
    installed.

Important Points

  • New Vande Bharat will also have 32-inch LCD TVs which were 24 inch in earlier versions.
    15 percent more energy efficient ACs with dust-free clean air cooling of the traction
    motor will make the travel more comfortable.
  • Side recliner seat facility which is being provided to Executive Class passengers will
    now be made available for all classes.
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why is google logo black,

Why Google is Grey? On September 11, Google users were perplexed to see the search engine’s once-colorful logo changed to grey. The change in color was in the honor of Queen Elizabeth II, who passed away at the age of 96 the day before, on Thursday, September 8th


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