52nd International Film Festival of India to be held from November 20 in Goa, to pay tribute to Satyajit Ray.
The International Film Festival of India is one of Asia’s oldest and India’s biggest international film festivals which celebrates some of the finest cinematic works and also showcases a bouquet of the best films from India and around the world.

Biggest solar flare in 4 years, causes minor radio blackout on Earth.
The solar flare from the sunspot AR2838 was a powerful X1-class Sun event that caused a brief radio blackout on Earth over the Atlantic Ocean. Read all you need to know.

July 6, World Zoonoses Day : What is zoonosis? Its significance during pandemic times
Every year on July 6, World Zoonoses Day is observed to commemorate the first vaccination administered against a zoonotic disease. Read the significance of Zoonoses Day 2021 amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

RDIF and Morepen Laboratories to produce test batch of Sputnik V 
• Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Morepen Laboratories have announced the production of a test batch of Sputnik V in an exclusive facility in Himachal Pradesh.

• The first test batch will be shipped for quality controls to Gamaleya Institute.

• The Delhi-based Panacea Biotec had also recently received a manufacturing license to produce Sputnik V.

DMRC launches FASTag/UPI-based cashless parking.
• Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on July 6, 2021 launched India's first FASTag/UPI-based cashless parking and a multi-model integration facility at Kashmere Gate metro station. 

• The DMRC said that for the very first time in the country, a FASTag/UPI-based cashless parking facility has been launched at the Kashmere Gate Metro Station by Dr. Mangu Singh.

• Dedicated Intermediate Public Transport (IPT) lanes for auto, taxi and e-rickshaws were also inaugurated at the station as a part of the Multi-Model Integration (MMI) initiative.