Today's Event – 27TH August 2021
410 – The sacking of Rome by the Visigoths ended after three days
1689 – The Treaty of Nerchinsk was signed by Russia and the Qing Empire (Julian calendar).
1828 – Brazil and Argentina recognized the sovereignty of Uruguay in the Treaty of Montevideo
1832 – Black Hawk, leader of the Sauk tribe of Native Americans, surrendered to the U.S., ending the Black Hawk War.
1859 – Petroleum was discovered in Titusville, Pennsylvania which leads to the world's first commercially successful oil well.
1927 – Five Canadian women filed a petition to the Supreme Court of Canada, asked, "Does the word 'Persons' in Section 24 of the British North America Act, 1867, include female persons?
1928 – The Kellogg–Briand Pact outlawing war was signed by fifteen nations. Ultimately sixty-one nations will sign it.
1933 – The first Afrikaans Bible was introduced during a Bible Festival in Bloemfontein.
1939 – First flight of the turbojet-powered Heinkel He 178, the world's first jet aircraft.
1942 – First day of the Sarny Massacre, perpetrated by Germans and Ukrainians
1955 – The first edition of the Guinness Book of Records was published in Great Britain
1956 – The nuclear power station at Calder Hall in the United Kingdom connected to the national power grid becoming the world's first commercial nuclear power station to generate electricity on an industrial scale
1962 – The Mariner 2 unmanned space mission was launched to Venus by NASA
1985 – Nigeria's military government was overthrown by another clique of army officers
1991 – The European Community recognized the independence of the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
1991 – Moldova declares independence from the USSR
2003 – Mars made its closest approach to Earth in nearly 60,000 years, passing 34,646,418 miles (55,758,005 km) distant-
India has recorded 44k active cases and 496 deaths in 24 hours
India in UNSC meet stated that Kabul attacks proved that a strong stance against terrorism is required
140 Afghan Sikhs and Hindus stopped by Taliban
Bomb attacks in Kabul airport condemned by India
WB CM Mamata Banerjee has stated that 100% of teachers have been vaccinated and prepared to tackle 3rd wave
Israeli PM Naftali Benett aiming to dissuade US President Joe Biden from Iran nuclear deal
Bomb blasts near Kabul airport kill 25 people
100,000 people hospitalized due to covid in the past eight months in the US
UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Rab mourns the loss of US soldiers in Kabul
The UK is in the final stages of evacuation, taking no more refugees
DIC Jobs for developer, manager, executive, and other posts. Last date 10th September 2021
Jammu University Jobs for the curator, assistant, lineman, and other posts. Last date 21st September 2021
NHM Arunachal Pradesh Jobs for Nurse and other posts. Last date 6th September 2021
LNMU Jobs for online teachers and other posts. Last date 24th September 2021
ADCC Bank Jobs for clerk and other posts. Last date 4th September 2021
Sakina Khatun finished 5th in powerlifting in the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics
Olympic gold medallist Neeraj Chopra requests not to use his words as propaganda
Paris Saint Germain aiming to play against Manchester City in the group stage
Joe Root’s century in the 3rd test is causing trouble for Team India
Indian chess grandmaster Sethuraman won Barcelona Open
Nvidia to seek EU for 54 billion takeovers of British chip designer Arm
Xiaomi planning to take over self-driving startup Deepmotion
Oppo confirmed Color OS 12 release date on 12th September 2021 accidentally
Petrol at Rs. 101.49; diesel at Rs. 88.92
Sensex high at 56,069.3; Nifty at top 16,671.1
Home loan rises by 42% in January-June in the past 6 months
Rs. 3k crore invested in India to expand business
India gold raised 12 million dollars in funding
Mumbai has recorded 5.1 covid cases in 24 hours (Maharashtra)
Feverless malaria in West Bengal has triggered concern about mutating parasite
3 crore vaccines administered in Tamil Nadu so far
3 arrested and 75kg poppy husk taken over by police in Ajmer (Rajasthan)
Sonu Sood was requested by the Delhi government to be part of ‘Desh ka Mentors’
Which state/UT has launched a special mission called “Mission Vatsalya” in order to help women who lost their husbands to COVID-19?
Which organization has launched a mobile app called ANANDA?
[A] State Bank of India
[B] Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation
[C] India Post
[D] Life Insurance Corporation of India
Which ministry has launched the SUJALAM campaign?
[A] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
[B] Ministry of Jal Shakti
[C] Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
[D] Ministry of Rural Development
Which state/UT has adopted Indian wrestling and is expected to pump in an investment of Rs 170 crore?
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Uttar Pradesh
Under EASE 3.0, which bank has won the award for the best improvement from the baseline performance?
[A] Canara Bank
[B] Punjab National Bank
[C] Indian Bank
[D] Union Bank of India