Daily Current Affairs 21th May 2022 – The news (Current Affairs) keeps you up at night, keeps you alert during the day, and keeps you thinking long after you should be asleep. The news or current affairs is one of the most important ways to learn about the world, government activities, and current events for students, and who want to keep updated.
Daily Current Affairs: 21th May 2022
1. Indian men’s compound team win a gold medal in Archery World Cup 2022.
Archery World Cup, South Korea: India’s Compound trio Abhishek Verma, Aman Saini and Rajat Chauhan win gold after defeating France (232-230) Stage-Two in Gwangju, South Korea.
2. International Tea Day
Today is International TeaDay. It is observed on May 21 every year to raise awareness of the long history and deep cultural and economic significance of tea around the world.
3. Highest FDI in Indian history
India emerges as a preferred investment destination which is evident from the fact that India has recorded the highest ever annual Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflow of 83.57 billion US dollars in the last fiscal year.
4. C-CAMP Joins hand with CSIR-CFTRI Mysore signs MoU
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms, C-CAMP signs MoU with Centre for Food Technological Research Institute, CFTRI to nurture deep science innovation in agriculture, food technology and allied areas.
5. Remembrance Day of the Bangladeshi genocide
51st remembrance day for one of the biggest genocides of Bangladesh during the 1971 liberation war, the Chuknagar Genocide, was observed in a number of cities on Friday.
6. NASSCOM to launch portal for small and medium enterprises
Union Minister of State for Electronics and IT, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Rajeev Chandrasekhar announces that NASSCOM will launch a portal to promote the digitization of small and medium enterprises.
7. ISRO to launch 75 satellites for students
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had referred to India’s 75 students’ satellites mission during his address to the global leaders at the 76th United Nations General Assembly
Now, to mark the 75th anniversary of India’s independence, the Indian Space & Research Organisation (ISRO) is going to launch 75 student satellites. The programme is named 75 Students’ Satellites Consortium: Mission 2022.
Under this programme, the students will build these 75 student satellites and will be launched with ISRO rockets in phases between August 15, 2022, and 2023.
8. Anti-Terrorism Day 2022 observed on 21st May
Anti-Terrorism Day is observed every year on 21 May, on the death anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. He was assassinated on May 21, 1991, by the LTTE terrorists while campaigning for the Congress Party at Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu. Rajiv Gandhi became India’s youngest PM when he was sworn in at 40. He took over as the sixth PM of the country after Indira Gandhi’s assassination in 1984. He served from 1984 to 1989.