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List of Less Important News April 2022

1Former Indian women’s hockey team captain Elvera Britto passes awayHindu
2Tata Power inks MoU with NAREDCO to set up 5,000 EV charging pointsLivemint
3Ex-IGCAR director A K Bhaduri passes awayDevdiscourse
4German-funded consortium to develop ‘battery passport’ for EuropeHindu
5Karnataka Health Minister sets target to make state Malaria free by 2027Hindustan Times
6Beijing releases book titled “Missile Life”The Print
7Infosys launches Cobalt cloud for the financial services sectorLivemint
8Aditya Birla Capital appoints Vishakha Mulye as CEOBusiness Line
9Wipro appoints Satya Easwaran as Country Head of IndiaEconomic Times
10The First Edition of the Naval commander’s conference of 2022 is scheduled from 25 to 28 April 2022AIR
11Komal Kohar of Maharshi Dayanand University Rohtak wins the first gold of KIUG 2021Hindu
12Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn to align in a straight line after 1,000 yearsHindustan Times
13NITI Aayog released a draft battery swapping policy for 2022Business Standard
14Centre bans PSEs from buying other govt-owned firmsLivemint
15Colombo Security Conclave Virtual Conference on Investigation of Terrorism CasesPIB
16World’s oldest person, Kane Tanaka, dies in Japan aged 119Aljazeera
17Adani Power’s market cap tops ₹1 lakh cr, the sixth group company to do soLivemint
18N Chandrasekaran takes charge as Tata Digital ChairmanEconomic Times
19Union Agriculture Ministry to launch ‘Kisan Bhagidari, Prathmikta Hamari’ campaignAIR
20External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar holds talks with visiting Argentine counterpart Santiago Cafiero in New DelhiAIR
21Punjab farmers borrow five times more than counterparts in Maharashtra, four times more than those in UP: StudyIndian Express
22UBS lowers India’s GDP growth forecast to 7%Hindustan Times
23SpaceX launches 53 more Starlink satellites into low-Earth orbit from FloridaEconomic Times
24Save the Elephant Day is celebrated on April 16Others
25Northeast India gets its first Flying Training academy in Assam’s LakhimpurHindustan Times
26Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated the 48th All India Police Science Congress(AIPSC) in BhopalAIR
27Muthoot Fincorp launched the Mera Gold Loan Mera Interest campaign with Viral KohliFinancial Express
28Indian SaaS to reach $100 billion in revenues by 2026: ReportBusiness Line
29Prasar Bharati signs MoU with Public Broadcaster of ArgentinaAIR
30Union Minister Sonowal announces 1st Incredible India International Cruise Conference-2022 to be held in Mumbai on 14th-15th MayAIR
31Tripura Cabinet approves insurance scheme for journalistsEconomic Times
32Mumbai to host India’s first international cruise conferenceDeccanherald
33Lt Gen Manoj Kumar Katiyar appointed as the next DG of Military OperationsANI
34P&G India appoints L V Vaidyanathan as CEOBusiness Line
35Supreme Court reconstitutes expert committee for Delhi-Dehradun Corridor ProjectIndia Today
36SAANS launched for early detection of pneumoniaHindu
37Imprisoned Ukrainian journalist to be honoured by PEN AmericaDevdiscourse
38Govt announces foodgrain output target of 328 MT for 2022-23Indian Express
39Noted Odia singer and musician Prafulla Kar passes awayHindu
40Bimal Kothari appointed as Chairman of the India Pulses and Grains AssociationBusiness Line
4140th edition of Hunar Haat inaugurated in MumbaiTOI
42WPI inflation hits a 4-month high of 14.55% in March as crude and commodity prices spikeBusiness standard
43BRICS meet likely in June, India to attend China-hosted eventHindu
44Singapore International Water Week 2022Others
45India gets S-400 training equipmentHindu
46Parliament Panel to adopt a draft report on Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill, 2021ANI
47India wins the bid to host Harvard’s HPAIR ACONF 2022 in New DelhiANI
48Jay Shah appointed as Member Board Representative of the ICC Cricket CommitteeBusiness standard
49HDFC Bank to raise Rs 50,000 cr via bonds; re-appoints Renu Karnad as directorEconomic Times
50TCS gets deal from UK Financial Ombudsman ServiceEconomic Times
51BPCL collaborates with Microsoft to leverage cloud and AI to redefine customer experienceBusiness Standard
52Divyanka Tripathi honoured with the Champion of Change Award 2021 in Madhya PradeshTOI
53Vanmali Awards for Writers Announced in 8 categoriesThe Print
54THDC India signs pact with Rajasthan govt to produce 10,000 MW of renewable energyEconomic Times
55Himachal Pradesh statehood Day 2022: 15th AprilAIR
5620th India-France Joint Staff Talks Took Place in Paris “Hindustan Times
57Bangladesh celebrates Bangala New Year Pohela BoisakhAIR
581st Khelo India National Ranking Women Archery Tournament held in JamshedpurPIB
59President Ramnath Kovind Inaugurates Madhavpur Ghed FairPIB
60Portal launched to redress crop insurance complaints in HaryanaThe Print
6110th and 11th editions of the Status Paper on Govt Debt releasedPIB
62Exports of Indian dairy products top $500-million mark, hit 8-yr highBusiness Line
63Jack Higgins, best-selling author of ‘The Eagle Has LandedHindu
64PM Modi addressed the foundation day event of Gujarat’s Umiya Mata templeAIR
65South-Central Railway launches ‘One station One Product’ initiativeAIR
66India’s learning poverty has shot up, says World Bank officialHindu
67RBI issues draft norms for trade via e-com modeBusiness Standard
68JSPL to set up second coal gasification plant at Raigarh plantBusiness Standard
69Bishesh Huirem becomes the first transgender to win the best actor awardIndian Express
70Meghalaya would be hosting the 83rd National Table Tennis Championship in 2022AIR
71Two out of three employees in India prioritise health overwork: Microsoft’s Work Trend IndexBusiness Standard
72Microsoft launches ‘Startups Founders Hub’ platformBusiness Standard
73L&T sign MoU with Tamil Nadu Government to establish a data centre at KanchipuramLivemint
74Bosch Global Software Technologies has announced to launch of its new centre in Pune’s BalewadiBusiness Standard
75Hurun & GROHE released the 5th edition of GROHE Hurun India Real Estate Rich ListTOI
76India to issue e-PassportsHindustan Times
77Ketanji Brown Jackson was the first Black woman US Supreme Court JudgeLivemint
78West Bengal topped the Aadhaar mobile linkage by providing connections to 1 crore peopleTOI
79Nehemiah Persoff passes away at the age of 102The Print
80In response to NEP, Tamil Nadu forms a panel to frame its own education policyIndian Express
81Oscar-winning filmmaker John Zaritsky passes awayTOI
82India’s First KYC Compliant Crypto Token RedemptionBusiness Standard
83India’s merchandise exports hit a record-high $418 billion in 2021-22Livemint
84In a first, India opens up the central govt procurement market to UAEBusiness Standard
85Andhra Pradesh’s First ‘She Auto’ Stands Set UpLivemint
86Punjab govt’s doorstep ration delivery scheme: how, why, and the numbers that matterIndian Express
87Sansad Ratna Awards: Veerappa Moily, H V Hande receive lifetime achievement honoursThe Print
88Ross Taylor bids adieu to international cricketOthers
89IIT Madras signs MoU with RNTBCLivemint
90India’s exports rose 40% in 2021-22 to hit a record $417.8 billionBusiness Standard
91Odisha Day or Utkal Divas- 1st April 2022FirstPost
92Deadline to link PAN with Aadhaar ends on March 31st:Economic Times
93NCW launches Anti-Human Trafficking CellBusiness Standard
94Convention on Biological Diversity: Draft recommendation to focus on One Health approach, COVID-19DownToEarth
95India to help create a vaccinology training programmeLivemint
96The first complete gap-free human genome sequence publishedTheGuardian
97Andhra Pradesh launches Talli-Bidda expressHindu
98IREDA finances Blusmart Mobility Rs. 268 crores to purchase 3000 electric carsPIB
99World Backup Day 2022: 31 MarchTOI
100IFS officer Renu Singh appointed Forest Research Institute (FRI) directorTOI
101Andaman and Nicobar Islands become Covid-19 freeTOI
102Bharti Airtel, Tech Mahindra to co-develop 5G use cases in IndiaLivemint
103Union of India has approved a Centrally Sponsored Scheme, namely, “New India Literacy Programme (NILP)PIB
104The Philippines, US Kick-Off Large-Scale Balikatan Military ExerciseReuters
105Byju’s and Qatar Investment Authority announce an ed-tech subsidiary in DohaBusiness Standard
106Uday Kotak To Step Down As The Chairman Of IL&FSBusiness Line
107MATLAB on I-STEM National Portal LaunchedPIB
108Rajasthan Day is celebrated on March 30India Today
109Deepika Padukone Receives TIME100 Impact AwardIndian Express
110Tamil Nadu’s investment promotion agency, Guidance, wins ‘Best Investment Promotion Agency Award’ in Asia Oceania region in UAEEconomic Times
111MobiKwik partners with MS General & SBI General for 2-wheeler insuranceLivemint
112AICTE Internship: Dharmendra Pradhan announces more than 1 lakh internship opportunitiesAIR