Today's Event – 25TH August 2021
1537 – The Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior was formed-
1543 – António Mota and a few companions became the first Europeans to visit Japan
1609 – Galileo Galilei demonstrated his first telescope to Venetian lawmakers
1823 – American fur trapper Hugh Glass was mauled by a grizzly bear during an expedition in South Dakota.
1825 – Thirty-Three Orientals declared the independence of Uruguay from Brazil
1830 – The Belgian Revolution began
1875 – Captain Matthew Webb became the first person to swim across the English Channel, traveling from Dover, England, to Calais, France, in 21 hours and 45 minutes
1894 – Kitasato Shibasabur? discovered the infectious agent of the bubonic plague and published it in his findings in The Lancet
1916 – The United States National Park Service was created
1945 – The August Revolution ended as Emperor B?o ??i abdicated, ending the Nguy?n dynasty, the imperial dynasty of Vietnam.
1980 – Zimbabwe joined the United Nations.
1981 – Voyager 2 spacecraft made its closest approach to Saturn
1991 – Belarus gained independence from the Soviet Union.
1991 – Linus Torvalds announced the first version of Linux
2001 – American singer Aaliyah and several members of her record died in an air crash as their overloaded aircraft crashes shortly after takeoff from Marsh Harbour Airport, Bahamas
2012 – Voyager 1 spacecraft entered interstellar space, the first man-made object to do so
37K Cases of covid-19 in the last 24 hours in India
Minister of State Defense Ajay Bhatt assures that all Indian citizens have been evacuated from India
Three terrorists from Resistance Force were killed in Jammu and Kashmir
At UNSC, India has stated that Afghanistan cannot be used by Pakistani terrorists
Saudi Arabi has allowed fully vaccinated Indians to return back to the kingdom
New Zealand has reported 62 new covid cases in the last 24 hours
PTI leader Neelam Irshad Sheikh it will take the Taliban’s help for Pakistan’s takeover
The UK has recorded the highest daily death toll since March 2021
Greece has announced to end free covid testing for unvaccinated patients
US President Joe Biden inconclusive reports based on the origin of Covid-19 virus
UKSSSC Jobs for Driver and other posts. Last date 10th October 2021
SAIL Jobs for DEO, Technician, Radiographer, and other posts. Last date 28th October 2021
Oil India Jobs for Grade 3 and other posts. Last date 23rd September 2021
Income Tax Jobs for steno, MTS, Assistant, and other posts. Last date 30th September 2021
CIP Ranchi Jobs for Cook, Nursing, Officer, and other posts. Last date 21st September 2021
The US handed over 201 million dollars taken away from corrupt officials
India aims to extend series lead in the 3rd Test of Day 1
Fresh Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra states that settling for one gold medal is not enough. Global reach is needed for every sport.
India is leading the world test championship table with 14 points
Pakistan wins the 2nd test over rivals West Indies
Top 5 IT firms including TCS will add 96k jobs
200 employees were laid off by media firm BookMyShow
Technical job hiring rebounded in May while job market is still weak
Samsung launched a 5G version of M32 at a price of Rs.18,999
As per sources, US grants permission to Huawei to purchase auto chips
Petrol at Rs. 101.49; diesel at Rs.88.92
Sensex high at 55,704.51; Nifty at the top at 16,545.60
Infosys has become 4th Indian company to form market cap of 100 billion dollars
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala has picked up 1.6% stake in Canara Bank
China risking a collaboration with Taliban to grab Afghanistan’s 1 trillion-dollar worth mineral deposits
Mumbai to face 10% water cut in 24 hours
1.35 crore people are yet to take their vaccine jabs in Telangana, Hyderabad
Madhyamik syllabus in West Bengal reduced by 35%
Students received warm welcome after school opens in Allahabad, Gujrat
3k beds are being prepared by the Odisha government to tackle 3rd Wave of covid
Recently, which State/UT has launched COVID-19 Affected Livelihood Support Scheme to provide assistance to those who had been severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic?
What is the name of the portal that has been launched by the government to help in facilitating new MGNREGA assets using remote sensing and geographic information system-based data?
[A] Bhoomi Rashi
India has pitched indigenously built fighter aircraft, anti-tank missiles at ‘ARMY- 2021.’ In which country ARMY-2021 is being held?
[D] the United States of America
Recently, which organization has launched 34 satellites?
[B] Space X
Which bank has launched a digital and instant Blocked Account for students aspiring to study in Germany?
[B] ICICI Bank Germany
[C] Deutsche Bank
[D] State Bank of India