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Daily Current Affairs Update – 13 Jan 2020
Daily Current Affairs Update – National
Union Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launched ‘Mission Purvodaya’ in Kolkata, aimed at the accelerated development of eastern India through establishments of integrated steel hub.
The Naval version of indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), made its first successful landing on the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya. The aircraft is developed by DRDO.
Union Minister for Women and Child Development and Textiles, Smriti Irani launched ‘Yashaswini Scheme’ for women entrepreneurship at Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium in Goa, along with the Swasthya Sakhi Project and breast cancer screening initiative.
Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated 2 projects named VISWAS(Video Integration & State-wise Advanced Security) & AASHVAST that will play a key role in preventing crimes in the state.
The government released the Energy Efficiency Index 2019, which tracks the progress of Energy Efficiency Initiatives in 36 States & UTs. The index is developed by Bureau of Energy Efficiency in association with Alliance for an Energy-Efficient Economy.
Daily Current Affairs Update – International
Foreign Minister of Bangladesh Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen inaugurated the 18th edition of the Dhaka International Film Festival. 220 films from 74 countries will be screened across various venues in Dhaka.
Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-Wen secured a landslide victory in Presidential elections with voters resoundingly handling its first female leader a second term.
Daily Current Affairs Update – Sports
The 2nd Edition of the Sportstar ace Awards will be held at the Trident Hotel in Mumbai, today, recognizing and rewarding not just the athletes, but also the silent forces that work tirelessly, to produce champions.
India spearhead Jasprit Bumrah headlined the BCCI Annual Awards functions, grabbing the prestigious Polly Umrigar award apart from annexing the Dilip Sardesai honor for his exploits in International cricket in 2018-19 season.
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