State PSC Focused Daily Current Affairs with Static GK 29 January 2023
1) National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) Limited has been awarded as Winner of “Best Globally Competitive Power Company of India – Hydropower and Renewable Energy Sector” at PRAKASHmay “15th Enertia Awards 2022”.
National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC):-
Founded – 7 November 1975
Headquarters – Faridabad, India
Chairman & Managing Director – Y.K. Chaubey
2) Shalini Kumari from Bihar received the first prize for her innovation “Modified Walker with Adjustable Legs” at the grassroots innovation competition at the 3rd ASEAN-India Grassroots Innovation Forum.
3) Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who was most recently seen in the film ‘Double XL’ and will be seen in OTT series ‘Dahaad’, has been named PETA’s 2022 Person of the Year.
4) SS Rajamouli’s film R.R.R. has been included in Sight & Sound magazine’s list of Top 50 Global Films.
Shaunak Singh’s famous documentary ‘All That Breathes’ is also included in this list.
SS Rajamouli has been given the New York Critics’ Choice Award for Best Director for the movie RRR.
5) Beth Mead has become the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2022 after guiding the Lionesses to victory in the Women’s Euros.
Beth won the Golden Boot after scoring six goals and was also the Player of the Tournament in the Women’s Euros.
6) The U.N. Security Council has adopted its first ever resolution on Myanmar in 74 years to demand an end to violence and urge the military junta to release all political prisoners, including ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
7) India’s first and world’s second Infantry Museum has been inaugurated for the general public at Mhow, Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
It has been named the Infantry Research Center and Museum.
Before this, such a museum has been built in America.
Buddhist Monument at Sanchi
Yashwant Sagar wetland
8) India has become the largest producer and exporter of sugar in the world. This is indicated by the tremendous increase in the export of sugar.
9) Renowned researcher and Madras IIT Professor Pradeep Thalappil has been awarded the VinFuture Prize 2022 instituted by the VinFuture Prize Council to honour breakthrough research projects.
10) The Guru Nanak Dev University ,Amritsar, Punjab has become the first University in India to get A grade by scoring 3.85 in National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) grading.
11) Senior nuclear scientist Dinesh Kumar Shukla has been appointed as the chairperson of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) for a period of three years.
12) Kura Pokkhir Shunye Ura (The Golden Wings of Watercocks) of Bangladesh and Upon Entry of Spain won the Best Film Award at the 28th Kolkata International Film Festival.
13) Three New Schemes- Holistic Development of Agriculture & Allied Sectors, Aspirational Towns and Aspirational Panchayat have been announced by Lt Governor Manoj Sinha for Jammu and Kashmir.
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