Today's Event – 14th September 2021
1682 – Bishop Gore School, one of the oldest schools in Wales, is founded.
1723 – Grand Master António Manoel de Vilhena lays down the first stone of Fort Manoel in Malta.
1741 – George Frideric Handel completes his oratorio, Messiah.
1752 – The British Empire adopts the Gregorian calendar, skipping eleven days (the previous day was September 2).
1901 – U.S. President William McKinley dies after being mortally wounded on September 6 by anarchist Leon Czolgosz and is succeeded by Vice President Theodore Roosevelt.
1911 – Russian Premier Pyotr Stolypin is shot by Dmitry Bogrov while attending a performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's The Tale of Tsar Saltan at the Kiev Opera House, in the presence of Tsar Nicholas II
1914 – HMAS AE1, the Royal Australian Navy's first submarine, is lost at sea with all hands near East New Britain, Papua New Guinea.
1917 – The Russian Empire is formally replaced by the Russian Republic.
1936 – Raoul Villain, who assassinated the French Socialist Jean Jaurès, is himself killed by Spanish Republicans in Ibiza.
1944 – World War II: Maastricht becomes the first Dutch city to be liberated by allied forces.
1948 – The Indian Army captures the city of Aurangabad as part of Operation Polo.
1954 – In a top-secret nuclear test, a Soviet Tu-4 bomber drops a 40 kiloton atomic weapon just north of Totskoye village.
1958 – The first two German post-war rockets, designed by the German engineer Ernst Mohr, reach the upper atmosphere.
1959 – The Soviet probe Luna 2 crashes onto the Moon, becoming the first man-made object to reach it.
1960 – The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is founded.
1975 – The first American saint, Elizabeth Ann Seton, is canonized by Pope Paul VI.
1982 – President-elect of Lebanon Bachir Gemayel is assassinated.
1984 – Joe Kittinger becomes the first person to fly a gas balloon alone across the Atlantic Ocean.
1985 – Penang Bridge, the longest bridge in Malaysia, connecting the island of Penang to the mainland, opens to traffic.
1989 – The Standard Gravure shooting where Joseph T. Wesbecker, a 47-year-old pressman, killed eight people and injured 12 people at his former workplace, Standard Gravure, before committing suicide.
1992 – The Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina declares the breakaway Croatian Republic of Herzeg-Bosnia to be illegal.
1994 – The Major League Baseball season is canceled because of a strike.
1999 – Kiribati, Nauru, and Tonga join the United Nations.
2000 – Microsoft releases Windows Me.
2001 – Historic National Prayer Service held at Washington National Cathedral for victims of the September 11 attacks. A similar service is held in Canada on Parliament Hill, the largest vigil ever held in the nation's capital.
2003 – In a referendum, Estonia approves joining the European Union.
2007 – Financial crisis of 2007–2008: The Northern Rock bank experiences the first bank run in the United Kingdom in 150 years.
2015 – The first observation of gravitational waves is made, announced by the LIGO and Virgo collaborations on 11 February 2016.
2019 – Yemen's Houthi rebels claim responsibility for an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities
PM Modi to lay foundation stone Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University
Bhupendra Patel takes oath as Gujarat’s 17th Chief Minister
25k cases recorded in India in the last 24 hours related to covid-19
Tamil Nadu raised the quota of women in government jobs up to 40%
PM Modi to attend Quad summit in person hosted by US President Joe Biden
Germany allows entry of 2k Afghan refugees
Greek medical experts approve booster of covid-19 for people above 60
1.2 billion dollars pledged by the international community for Afghanistan humanitarian problems
The US completed the evacuation of 1.24 lakhs of Afghan refugees
China locks down cities as Covid Delta case rises
NHM Sirsa Jobs for ambulance driver and other posts. Last date 17th September 2021
NIA Stenographer Jobs for Assistant, Accountant, and other posts. Last date 11th October 2021
OPSC Jobs for geologist and other posts. Last date 29th October 2021
AP High Court Jobs for assistant and other posts. Last date 30th September 2021
HURL Jobs for Executive and other posts. Last date 15th September 2021
VVS Laxman says that ICC should award a 2-1 victory to India for their performance against England
Sourav Ganguly said that the Fifth Test must be rescheduled for a proper ending
Ireland draws series with Zimbabwe as rain disrupts match on the 3rd ODI
Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba announced retirement
Jio launched the cheapest prepaid plan at Rs. 75 with 28 days validity
NXP Semiconductor selects TCS as a strategic partner
JioBook laptop to launch in India very soon
Coinbase planning to raise 1.5 billion dollars through a debt offering
Xiaomi unveils smart glasses with live translation
Zomato co-founder Gaurav Gupta resigned
Apple issued a fix for flaw linked to Pegasus
WPI inflation rose up to 11.39% during August
Petrol at Rs. 101.19; diesel at Rs. 88.62
Freshworks targeting 912 million dollars in US IPO
Samples of a 25-year-old man in Mangalore sent for Nipah test
Kishore Dutta resigned as Advocate General of West Bengal
A 21-year woman constable in training in UP resigned after uploading lip-syncing video showcasing guns on Instagram
Haryana drives mega vaccination campaign till September 17th, 2021
One terrorist killed in Rajouri district of J&K
Person in News –
Charlotte Johnson, the mother of UK PM Boris Johnson, passed away at age 79
Who has been sworn in as the Chief Minister of Gujarat?
[A] Bhupendra Patel
[B] Acharya Devvrat
[C] Anandiben Patel
[D] Pushkar Singh Dhami
Who has become the first woman excavation engineer to work in an open cast mine at Central Coalfields Ltd?
[A] Akanksha Kumari
[B] Shivangi Singh
[C] Bhawana Kanth
[D] Shivani Meena
Who has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of Lebanon?
[A] Hassan Diab
[B] Aziz Akhannouch
[C] Najib Mikati
[D] Michel Aoun
Who has been appointed as Prime Minister of Morocco?
[A] Moulay Hafid Elalamy
[B] Aziz Akhannouch
[C] Nizar Baraka
[D] Aziz Rabbah
Who is the author of the book ‘Human Rights and Terrorism in India?’
[A] Ajit Doval
[B] Subramanian Swamy
[C] Bipin Rawat
[D] Shashi Tharoor