Today's Event – 30th August 2021
1574 – Guru Ram Das becomes the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master
1835 – Australia: Melbourne, Victoria is founded.
1909 – Burgess Shale fossils are discovered by Charles Doolittle Walcott.
1916 – Ernest Shackleton completes the rescue of all of his men stranded on Elephant Island in Antarctica.
1936 – The RMS Queen Mary wins the Blue Riband by setting the fastest transatlantic crossing
1945 – The Japanese occupation of Hong Kong comes to an end
1967 – Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first African American Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
1984 – STS-41-D: The Space Shuttle Discovery takes off on its maiden voyage
1991 – Dissolution of the Soviet Union: Azerbaijan declares independence from the Soviet Union
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has stated that war-torn Afghanistan is raising security issues
42k cases and 380 deaths recorded in India of covid-19
High vaccination intake in the rural parts of India recorded
Physical hearing to be heard in Supreme Court from 1st September 2021
PM Modi urges youth to take up sports to boost Olympic performances
UK Government criticized for leaving hundreds of people in Afghanistan eligible for relocation
US-Pakistan relationship strained due to US Troops pull out
Many Afghans killed outside Kabul airport who were seeking new lives abroad
Pakistan increasing norms to tackle Covid 4th wave
White House has confirmed smooth evacuations despite bomb blasts at Kabul airport
BFUHS Jobs for steno, technician, and other posts. Last date 16th September 2021
HP Jal Shakti Vibhag Jobs for pump operator, worker, and other posts. Last date 7th September 2021
WCD Chandigarh Jobs for Anganwadi Helper and other posts. Last date 31st August 2021
WCD Chittoor Jobs for Anganwadi Helper, Worker, and other posts. Last date 9th September 2021
South Central Railway Jobs for SCR Technician and other posts. Last date 26th September 2021
Shooter Avani Lekhara wins Gold at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics in shooting
Yogesh Kathuniya won silver in the discus throw at the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics
Devendra Jhajharia and Sundar Gujar won silver and bronze respectively in javelin throw in the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics
Senior Indian pacer Ishant Sharma might be dropped from Oval test
Cristiano Ronaldo fulfills medical check-up ahead of Manchester United return
Samsung A52 5G model to be launched on 1st September 2021
Samsung Galaxy S21 might launch on September 8th, 2021
Dell launched new Alienware X-series, XPS, and G15 laptops, price starts Rs 82,990
HP Spectre x360 14 launched with 11th Gen Intel processor and up to 17 hours battery life
Nokia says telecoms are building to approach 5G connection in India
Petrol at Rs. 101.49; diesel at Rs. 88.92
Sensex at peak 56,535; Nifty at the top as 16,829
Income tax refunded Rs. 51k crore to taxpayers
UAE to open for fully vaccinated tourists but with riders
Maruti Suzuki to increase the price of models at the beginning of September
Heavy rains to affect Delhi, the India Meteorological Department reports
500 booked in West Bengal for night curfew violation
CPM workers in Agartala (Tripura) were attacked by other party workers
14 prisoners in Aurangabad (Maharashtra) tested corona positive
Odisha recorded 849 new covid cases
Jhansi district of UP thanked incumbent PM Modi for renaming Khel Ratna Award
Person in News –
Actor Armaan Kohli arrested by NCB after house search reveals drugs
Emmy Award-winning actor Ed Asner passed away at age 91
‘Kunming Declaration’, which was seen in the news recently, is associated with which country?
[D] South Korea
BH-series, which was making news recently, is associated with which sector?
[C] Artificial Intelligence
[D] Financial Inclusion
Which country has ruled that the overtime practice of “996” is illegal?
[D] Sri Lanka
BRICS Nations have recently opposed the Carbon border tax, proposed by which association?
Which year is to be celebrated as the International Year of Millets under the leadership of India?