Important Current Affairs 27th September 2023
In this article, we will discuss all the Current Affairs of 27th September including national, international, banking, finance, sports, awards, and many others. So if you are interested to know about the latest 27th September 2023 current affairs then read this article till the end.
Current Affairs of 27th September – National News
1. Global Turmeric Conference is held in Mumbai.
◉ Eknath Shinde, the chief minister of Maharashtra, opened the first Global Turmeric Conference in Mumbai.
◉ To discuss various concerns relating to the crop, Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs), merchants, processors, exporters, researchers, and other stakeholders will gather.
◉ Tefla’s and NICR, a division of the NCDEX Group organization, are working together to put on the conference.
2. ‘India Energy Summit 2023’ was opened by RK Singh in New Delhi.
◉ At the FICCI Federation House in New Delhi, the “India Energy Summit 2023” has been officially launched by Minister of Power, New, and Renewable Energy RK Singh.
◉ The two-day summit will center on creating a countrywide ecosystem that supports the use of green hydrogen.
◉ He emphasized that India is dedicated to leaving the future generation a safe and healthy environment.
◉ Along with other senior dignitaries, Didier Vanderhasselt, the Belgian ambassador, and Philipp Ackermann, the German ambassador, attended the summit’s opening session.
3. ‘Hookah bars’ are prohibited by the state government of Haryana
◉ The state of Haryana’s administration has declared that all hookah lounges will close.
◉ In all hotels, restaurants, taverns, and business facilities throughout the state, supplying hookah to patrons is prohibited.
◉ However, traditional hookahs used in rural regions will not be covered by this.
◉ He made the announcement at a ‘Cyclothon’ held at the state level in Karnal as part of a drug addiction campaign.
4. ‘Great Place To Work’ certification has been granted to SBI General Insurance.
◉ One of India’s top general insurers, SBI General Insurance, has been certified as a Great Place To Work in India from September 2023 to September 2024.
◉ Following an extensive study and assessment procedure, the Company was certified. The leading expert on workplace culture is Great Place To Work.
◉ It embodies the brand’s values and conviction that a contented staff fosters more creativity, guarantees customer happiness, and promotes economic success.
◉ They have polled more than 100 million workers globally since 1992 and used this insightful data to identify what makes a successful workplace: trust.
5. The current fiscal year’s 6% growth prediction for India is maintained by S&P Global Ratings.
◉ On the strength of strong growth in the April–June quarter, S&P Global Ratings has maintained India’s growth prediction for FY24 at 6 percent.
◉ The RBI’s projection of 6.5 percent and all subsequent revised predictions are both higher than this, though. The organization has increased its estimate of India’s inflation by 50 basis points.
◉ According to S&P Global Ratings, India will expand at a rate of 6.9 percent in each of the fiscal years of FY25, FY26, and FY27.
◉ The GDP prediction for India for 2023–24 has been increased by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) from 6% to 6.3%.
6. Amit Khare’s tenure as PM Modi’s advisor is extended
◉ Amit Khare, a former bureaucrat, has been extended as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s advisor.
◉ The extension of Khare’s term beyond October 12, 2023, for a time that coincides with the term of Prime Minister, has been agreed by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.
◉ In October 2021, he was chosen for the two-year position. On September 30, 2021, Khare, a former Indian Administrative Service IAS officer from the Jharkhand cadre, reached the age of retirement.
7. First place goes to AIIMS New Delhi for producing ABHA ID tokens.
◉ The launch of the Arogya Manthan platform coincided with the second anniversary of the Ayushman Bharat Digital Health Mission (ABDM).
◉ The AIIMS in New Delhi received recognition from the National Health Authority as the “Top facility” for producing the most ABHA Scan and Share tokens.
◉ By producing 6 lakh scan and share tokens to date, AIIMS New Delhi has made a substantial contribution to the fight against ABDM. As a result, AIIMS leads India in terms of scan and share generation.
◉ M Srinivas received this honor from MOS for Health, SP Singh Baghel, at the NHA-organized Arogya Manthan 2023 launch ceremony.
8. Presented with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award is Waheeda Rehman
◉ The Dadasaheb Phalke Lifetime Achievement Award 2023 has been given to seasoned performer Waheeda Rehman.
◉ The eminent performer has appeared in movies like Guide and Reshma Aur Shera.
◉ One of India’s top actors, Waheeda Rehman is most recognized for her work in the movies Pyaasa, CID, Guide, Kaagaz Ke Phool, Khamoshi, and Trishul.
◉ The Telugu films “Rojulu Maraayi” and “Jayasimha” from 1955 marked Waheeda Rehman’s acting début.
◉ The 1956 Dev Anand-starring movie “CID” was her acting debut in Hindi.
9. At Hindon Airbase, Rajnath Singh launched Bharat Drone Shakti in 2023.
◉ The Bharat Drone Shakti-2023 show at the Hindan Air Base in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, was opened by Defense Minister Rajnath Singh.
◉ The Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Drone Federation of India (DFI) are hosting the massive drone display.
◉ Over 50 drones will be featured in airborne displays during the event in addition to the approximately 75 drones that are static on display.
◉ In front of senior military figures, including IAF chief Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari, the Defence Minister officially inducted the C-295 transport plane into the Indian Air Force.
10. India wins a gold medal in horse riding after 41 years.
◉ The Indian Dressage Team created history by being the first nation to win a gold medal at the Asian Games in 41 years.
◉ Sudipti Hajela, Divyakriti Singh, Hriday Chheda, and Anush Agarwalla’s team demonstrated great skill and teamwork to win the highly sought-after gold medal, and they did it with a brilliant score of 209.205.
◉ India had previously won gold in horse riding at its inaugural appearance at the Asian Games in 1982, therefore this victory comes after a 41-year wait for the nation.
11. Shiv Pratap Singh Men’s 10m air rifle bronze medal goes to Tomar
◉ Shiv Pratap Singh At the ongoing Asian Games 2023, Tomar took home a bronze medal in the Men’s 10m Air Rifle competition. This was India’s fourth shooting medal.
◉ Tomar was also a member of the Indian men’s squad that won gold and set a new record in the team competition for the 10m air rifle.
◉ Tomar came in last place, trailing Sheng Lihao of China and Hajun Park of South Korea. Sheng Lihao won the gold medal with a score of 253.3 points, breaking the previous world record. Hajun Park took home the silver medal with a score of 251.3 points.
12. International Day for Universal Access to Information, September 27
◉ Every year on September 27, there is a celebration of the International Day for Universal Access to Information.
◉ This day stresses the value of informed citizens and the crucial role that the internet plays in guaranteeing access to information.
◉ When it proclaimed September 28 as the International Day for Universal Access to Information on November 17, 2015, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) made a momentous move.
13. World Tourism Day is on September 27.
◉ The 27th of September is designated as World Tourism Day each year.
◉ Objective: To increase public understanding of the critical role that tourism plays in sustainable development, economic growth, and cross-cultural interaction.
◉ Tourism and renewable investment is the theme for 2023.
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