Today's Event – 7th September 2021
1228 – Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II lands in Acre, Israel, and starts the Sixth Crusade, which results in a peaceful restoration of the Kingdom of Jerusalem
1695 – Henry Every perpetrates one of the most profitable pirate raids in history with the capture of the Grand Mughal ship Ganj-i-Sawai. In response, Emperor Aurangzeb threatens to end all English trading in India.
1764 – Election of Stanis?aw August Poniatowski as the last ruler of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth.
1776 – According to American colonial reports, Ezra Lee makes the world's first submarine attack in the Turtle, attempting to attach a time bomb to the hull of HMS Eagle in New York Harbor (no British records of this attack exist).
1822 – Dom Pedro I declares Brazil independent from Portugal on the shores of the Ipiranga Brook in São Paulo.
1856 – The Saimaa Canal was inaugurated
1857 – Mountain Meadows massacre: Mormon settlers slaughter most members of the peaceful, emigrant wagon train.
1901 – The Boxer Rebellion in the Qing dynasty (modern-day China) officially ends with the signing of the Boxer Protocol.
1909 – Eugène Lefebvre crashes a new French-built Wright biplane during a test flight at Juvisy, south of Paris, becoming the first aviator in the world to lose his life in a powered heavier-than-air craft.
1911 – French poet Guillaume Apollinaire is arrested and put in jail on suspicion of stealing the Mona Lisa from the Louvre museum.
1916 – US federal employees win the right to Workers' compensation by Federal Employers Liability Act (39 Stat. 742; 5 U.S.C. 751)
1921 – In Atlantic City, New Jersey, the first Miss America Pageant, a two-day event, is held.
1921 – The Legion of Mary, the largest apostolic organization of lay people in the Catholic Church, is founded in Dublin, Ireland.
1923 – The International Criminal Police Organization (INTERPOL) is formed.
1927 – The first fully electronic television system is achieved by Philo Farnsworth.
1945 – The Berlin Victory Parade of 1945 is held.
1953 – Nikita Khrushchev is elected the first secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
1965 – During an Indo-Pakistani War, China announces that it will reinforce its troops on the Indian border.
1970 – Vietnam Television was established
1986 – Desmond Tutu becomes the first black man to lead the Anglican Diocese of Cape Town.
1988 – Abdul Ahad Mohmand, the first Afghan in space, returns to Earth after nine days on the Mir space station.
1996 – Rapper and hip hop artist Tupac Shakur is fatally shot in a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada. He succumbs to his injuries six days later.
1997 – Maiden flight of the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor.
2005 – Egypt holds its first-ever multi-party presidential election.
2008 – The United States government takes control of the two largest mortgage financing companies in the US, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac.
31K covid cases recorded in India in the last 24 hours
Indian government preparing for the third wave estimated to be the worst wave
Congress launched verbal attacks on BJP after farmer pleas were blocked in Kernal
Kerala on high alert to stop a rare Nipah virus from spreading despite struggles with Covid
CBI arrested 2 people involved in violence in West Bengal
Turkey states that it is in no hurry to recognize the Taliban as government
Taliban opens fire on protestors in Kabul
Taliban’s victory over Afghanistan creates complications between Pakistan and China
A book “What Happened in Wuhan” written by Sherri Markson claims that the invention of the Covid-19 virus was funded by the US
Hong Kong to reopen China border after covid norms are eased for a bit
Ludhiana District Court Jobs for Clerk and other posts. Last date 17th September 2021
Gauhati High Court Jobs for Law Clerk and other posts. Last date 16th September 2021
Assam Tea Employees Provident Fund Organization (ATEPFO) Jobs for Junior Assistant and other posts. Last date 15th September 2021
MIDHANI Recruitment 2021 Jobs for Junior Assistant, Trainee, and other posts. Last date 18 September 2021
PFRDA Grade A Recruitment 2021 Jobs for Assistant Manager and other posts. Last date 16 September 2021
BCCI speculated to be unhappy for Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri for attending a crowded event
India won the test series against England for the first time in 50 years
World no 1 Novak Djokovic enters the QT Final of the US Open 2021
Pele is now recovering in hospital after tumour removal
MediaTek has gained a 43% market share in the global market
Toyota invested 13.5 billion dollars to make EV battery teach and supply
Samsung lost chipset market in the 2nd quarter
Apple might launch MagSafe charger as per reports
Realme to launch its first tablet on September 9th, 2021
Visa and Innoviti to develop stored value debit cards for offline payments
India’s market cap increased to 3.5 trillion dollars in 18 months
LIC IPO may affect the job market in India as stated by the Union government
Petrol at Rs. 101.19; Diesel at Rs. 88.62
Senses high at 58,503; Nifty high at 17,418
Heavy rain forecasted over the state of Maharashtra
Heavy rain causes in Telangana triggered floods
Nipah virus infection kills 1 child in Kozhikode
Karnataka on high alert after death of 1 due to Nipah virus
Tamil Nadu sets a goal of vaccination by 21 lakhs from September 12th, 2021
Chandigarh installed a 25m air purifier for air pollution control
Goa reported 67 infections of covid-19 and 2 deaths
Kasai River, which was seen in the news recently, is located in which country?
[A] the Democratic Republic of Congo
A new ‘Climate Finance Leadership Initiative (CFLI) India’ partnership has been signed with which country?
[A] THE USA
[C] THE UK
What is the name of the commission of India’s first satellite and ballistic missile tracking ship?
Which state/UT launched the ‘Tourist Village network’ to promote tourism and create employment?
[B] Jammu and Kashmir
Under the SAGAR mission, the Indian Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessel INS Savitri arrived at Chattogram harbour, at which country?
[A] Sri Lanka