»  Shantishree Dhulipudi Pandit elected first woman Vice Chancellor of JNU

» Dr. Unnikrishnan Nair has been appointed as the new Director of VSSC

» “Operation AAHT” Operation launched nationwide by Indian Railway Protection Force to curb human trafficking

 Special teams will be deployed on all long distance trains / routes

The focus will be on protecting women and children, especially, from the clutches of traffickers.

»  India becomes first country to provide Covid-19 DNA vaccine

» ZyCoV-D, the world's first plasmid DNA vaccine, was developed by Ahmedabad-based vaccine maker Sydus Cadillac

 It was first delivered in Patna

It is a painless and needle free vaccine given every 28 days and 56 days

 This is the second Indian-made vaccine to gain immediate recognition in India after Bharat Biotech's Kovacs

» Queen Elizabeth celebrates the 70th anniversary of her reign.

» Salesforce Global Digital Skills Index 2022 published by Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

 India scored 63 out of 100, leading the way in digital skills readiness

  In addition, India has the highest readiness index in 19 countries

  The average global readiness score was 33 out of 100

» According to NASA, the International Space Station will remain in operation until 2031, when it will land in an uninhabited area known as Point Nemo in the Pacific Ocean.

» Africa Cup of Nations: Senegal defeats Egypt to win

» Sri Lankan fast bowler Suranga Lakmal has announced his retirement

 »  China wins AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022 Football Tournament, Defeated South Korea in the final

 Final Venue: DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai

 India hosts 20th edition of AFC Women's Asian Cup Football

 » The 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup will be held in Australia and New Zealand.

 » The largest coach factory in the country in the private sector will be set up in Telangana

 »  Akshay Kumar appointed new brand ambassador for Uttarakhand

  »  Financial Security Scheme implemented by Kudumbasree Mission for Expatriates - PEARL