Today's Event – 19th September 2021
1778 – The Continental Congress passes the first United States federal budget.
1796 – George Washington's Farewell Address is printed across America as an open letter to the public.
1852 – Annibale de Gasparis discovers the asteroid Massalia from the north dome of the Astronomical Observatory of Capodimonte
1868 – La Gloriosa begins in Spain.
1952 – The United States bars Charlie Chaplin from re-entering the country after a trip to England.
1957 – Plumbbob Rainier becomes the first nuclear explosion to be entirely contained underground, producing no fallout.
1970 – Michael Eavis hosts the first Glastonbury Festival.
1978 – The Solomon Islands join the United Nations.
1982 – Scott Fahlman posts the first documented emoticons :-) and :-( on the Carnegie Mellon University bulletin board system.
1983 – Saint Kitts and Nevis gains its independence.
1991 – Ötzi the Iceman is discovered in the Alps on the border between Italy and Austria.
1995 – The Washington Post and The New York Times publish the Unabomber manifesto.
2006 – The Thai army stages a coup. The Constitution is revoked and martial law is declared.
2010 – The leaking oil well in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill is sealed.
2011 – Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees surpasses Trevor Hoffman to become Major League Baseball's all-time saves leader with 602.
2016 – In the wake of a manhunt, the suspect in a series of bombings in New York and New Jersey is apprehended after a shootout with police.
2017 – The 2017 Puebla earthquake strikes Mexico, causing 370 deaths and over 6,000 injuries, as well as extensive damage.
2019 – A drone strike by the United States kills 30 civilian farmers in Afghanistan
Search operation underway in LOC and URI sector after suspicious movement detected by the Army
Charanjit Singh Channi to take oath as Punjab’s CM on Monday
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi called for fast efforts for the protection of Afghan children
As per Central Government, over 1 crore people from the unorganised sector registered one-Shram portal
Islamic State claims responsibility for attacks in eastern Afghanistan
Dr Anthony Fauci of the UK has stated that a covid booster is necessary to beat covid-19
Boxer-Senator Manny Pacquiao to run a campaign for Philippine’s president
Taliban issues orders for female workers in Kabul to stay at home
US planning expulsion of mass Haitian immigrants
Gauhati High Court Jobs for LDA, Copyist and other posts. Last date 31st October 2021
ICSI Jobs for CRC Executive and other posts. Last date 20th September 2021
NIOS Jobs for groups A, B, C and other posts. Last date 10th October 2021
AP High Court Jobs for assistant, typist and other posts. Last date 30th September 2021
NTPC Jobs for artisan, trainee and other posts. Last date 21st September 2021
Indian won silver in Asian Under-18 Rugby Sevens Championship
Virat Kohli to step down as RCB skipper after IPL 2021
Manchester United defeated West Ham United with a 2-1 lead in dramatic Premier League
Awards and honours-
Telugu writer Ranganadha Ramachandra Rao nominated for Sahitya Academy Award
Sonali Navangul of Kolhapur won Sahity Akademi Award 2020
Elon Musk promises free Wi-Fi and hot food in next SpaceX flight
iPad OS 15 to allow users to increase RAM limit for apps
Labour codes are unlikely to be applied this fiscal
FPIs has crossed Rs. 16k crores by September 2021 so far
Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to fetch Rs. 1000 to Rs. 1500 crores
Moderate to intense rainfall in Mumbai, Thane and Kalyan recorded
Volcano erupts on Spanish island of La Palma
Delhi has recorded 28 fresh cases of covid-19
Karnataka has recorded 783 cases of covid-19 and 16 deaths
All total cases of covid-19 in Tamil Nadu have summed up to 26.45 lakhs
Calcutta High Court has said that power companies must pay dues along with interest
As per Rajasthan Assembly, food adultery is a non-bailable offence
Person in News –
Former England footballer Jimmy Greaves passed away at age 81
Shanti Lal Jain has been appointed as the MD & CEO of which public sector bank?
[A] Punjab National Bank
[B] Indian Bank
[C] Union Bank of India
[D] State Bank of India
“e-Source” is an online platform being developed by which institution?
[B] IIM – A
[C] IIT – M
Indian Navy has undertaken a joint exercise with which country, in Gulf of Aden near Yemen?
Which country has passed the world’s first law to force tech companies to offer alternative payment systems?
[C] South Korea
Which institution released a report titled ‘Uncertain Pathways’?
[A] World Bank