Current Affairs PDF

List of Less Important News – October 2021

AffairsCloud YouTube Channel - Click Here

AffairsCloud APP Click Here

Sl.NoNews TitleNews Sites
1April-August fiscal deficit near ₹4.7 lakh cr, at 31.1% of FY22 target: Govtlivemint
2Military Nursing Service celebrates 96th Raising Daypib
3India, US to set up joint working group in defence industrial securitypib
4Innoterra, ICAR ink pact to conduct field trials of a biopesticideoutlookindia
4Vice Admiral Adhir Arora appointed Chief Hydrographer to Indiapib
5India’s first National Security Advisor Brajesh Mishra passes awayeconomictimes
6Sunil Kataria elected as Chairman of ISAfinancialexpress
7India-US to set-up JWG in Defence industrial securitypib
8New online system of MSME/Udyam Registration crosses 50 lakh markpib
9CII-SR launches CFO Excellence Awards:timesofindia
10CJI for special panels to probe ‘atrocities’thehindu
11Agriculture Minister to launch ‘Amul Honey’aninews
12Facebook launches largest creator education, enablement programme in Indiabusiness-standard
13Mansukh Mandaviya to virtually inaugurated the Iconic weekpib
14Om Birla, Harivansh to participate in G-20 Speakers Summit in Romeaninews
15NOAA report: August 2021 is the 6th-warmest in 142 yearsdowntoearth
16Ayush ministry to launch ‘Bal Raksha Kit’ to boost immunity among childrenhindustantimes
17Adani Green Energy completes SB Energy India acquisitionfinancialexpress
18Defence Ministry launches website ( for 2022 Republic Day Celebrationspib
19Pandora Papers: A simple guide to the Pandora Papers leakbbc
20Electronic Pension Payment Order gets integrated with Digi Lockerpib
21Axis Bank: 1st private bank to do a term SOFR trade finance deallivemint
22Educationalist Sarita Singh gets Champions of Change Awardbusiness-standard
23Centre releases ₹40,000 crore as GST compensationeconomictimes
24Moody’s upgrades outlook on India’s sovereign rating to Stablelivemint
25Indian Navy Sailing Championship 2021 to be conducted in Mumbaipib
26Gurugram NGO wins the prestigious Mahatma Awards for Social Impactoutlookindia
27Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd signs pact with SPMbusiness-standard
28India, UK sign Forward Action Plan on powerlivemint
29Civil Aviation Minister Scindia flags off ‘Doon Drone Mela’ in U’khandlivemint
30Moody’s changes India’s rating outlook to stable from negativebusiness-standard
31India gets first herbicide-tolerant & non-GM rice varieties; launchindianexpress
32M Ravichandran appointed as new Secretary of Earth Science Ministrythehindu
34Indian Railways’ Trishul & Garuda long haul freight trains: Effective solution for capacity constraintsfinancialexpress
35International Energy Agency invites India to become full-time memberbusiness-standard
36SuperQ signs MoU with IIT-Kharagpur for superconductor researchlivemint
37Former IAS Amit Khare appointed as advisor to Prime Minister Modithehindu
38Indian economy on path to swift recovery: Finance Ministry reporttimesofindia
39Coca-Cola India extends partnership with Sourav Ganguly for three yearslivemint
40Govt notifies rules to settle Vodafone retrospective tax casebusiness-standard
41APEDA signs MoU with GB Pant University of Agriculture, Pantnagarpib
42India to set up 500 multimodal cargo terminals under Gati Shaktifinancialexpress
43India has highest number of crypto owners in the world at 07 crore: reportlivemint
44Centre notifies new rules allowing abortion till 24 weeks of pregnancythehindu
45Rojgar Bazaar 2.0′: Delhi govt floats tender for for job seekerslivemint
46Aadhyaa Aravind wins Global Peace Photo Awardnewsonair
47Tech giant Alibaba unveils one of China’s most advanced chipsbusiness-standard
48India to host ‘Gen Next’ leaders from 75 democratic countrieswionews
49Three Men Posing as Popular Female Crime Author Win Million-euro Literary Prizenews18
50Yediyurappa to be conferred with ‘Super Corona warrior’ awardeconomictimes
51TRUTH Social: Donald Trump’s New Social Media Platformaljazeera
52Himachal Pradesh becomes first state in India to begin organised cultivation of true dalchinitimesofindia
53Sanjay Bhargava to head Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite broadband venture in Indiaeconomictimes
54CoinDCX onboards Ayushmann Khurrana for its ‘Future Yahi Hai’ campaignfinancialexpress
56Microsoft launches program to help Indian startups deploy AI at scalelivemint
57Intel launches Intel Unnati Program to set up 100 data centric labs in 1 yrbusiness-standard
58WHO recommends groundbreaking malaria vaccine for children at riskaninews
59MaxKleen signs Amitabh Bachchan as its brand ambassadorfinancialexpress
60Kriti Sanon brand ambassador of British personal care brand Yardleybusinessinsider
61Govt to issue 4 tranches of Sovereign Gold Bonds from October 2021 to March 2022financialexpress
62Reliance Brands acquires 40% stake in designer Manish Malhotra’s MM Stylesbusinesstoday
63India’s first Banni buffalo IVF calf
64India would be recognised as a Global Bio-manufacturing Hub by 2025:two chipndtv
65Vice President releases 100th book of Vanguri Foundation of Americatimesofindia
67Intel to set up 100 data-centric labs across engineering colleges in Indianews18
68Rohit Sharma named brand ambassador of Infinity Learnbusiness-standard
69Ministry of Textiles has approved Pilot Project on skilling of Design and Commissioning technical personnelpib
70Gobal Peace Photo Award 2021: Aadhyaa Aravind Shankar, 7-Year Old Girl From India Bags International Photo Awardlatestly
71Centre notifies 4-year teacher education programmeindianexpress
72India’s first ‘test tube’ Banni buffalo calf born in Gujaratindiatoday
73Karnataka Department of Collegiate and Technical Education signed MoU with Infosyshindustantimes
74Rajiv Anand elevated as Deputy Managing Director at Axis Bankbusiness-standard
75Karnataka Higher Education department signs MoU with Infosysnewsonair
76Quality Council of India sets up team of experts to execute proposed ONDC projecthindustantimes
77Book titled Hitler and India: The Untold Story of his Hatred for the Country and its Peopletimesofindia
78Uber Cup 2021: China clinch title by beating defending champions Japan 3-1firstpost
79Sania Mirza is brand ambassador for newly launched Zinda Tilismath Balmdeccan
80Govt, tech industry partner to launch Future Skills Primeeconomictimes
81Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi inaugurates 30th edition of ‘Hunar Haat’thestatesman
82India, Israel to form a task force to increase a defence cooperationindianexpress
83Centre govt launches pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on pan-India basislivemint
84Bijnor farmer wins U.P. sugarcane competitionthehindu
85RBL Bank working on Abacus 2.0 for digital engagement, customer acquisitionthehindubusinessline
86India’s first ‘test tube’ Banni buffalo calf born in Gujaratindiatoday
87K Madhavan re-elected as President of Indian Broadcasting & Digital Foundationbusinessinsider
88ECI launches inaugural edition of “The ECI Annual National Essay Contest on Election & Democracy”outlookindia
89GST collection for September crosses ₹1.17 lakh croretimesofindia
90Alok Sahay appointed as Secretary-General of Indian Steel Associationeconomictimes
91Samarth training at 75 training centres in different crafts inaugurated across the countryaninews
923rd India – UK Energy for Growth Partnership – Ministerial Energy Dialoguethehindu
93Telugu Filmmaker B Gopal Chosen for Satyajit Ray Awardthehindu
94NMPB collaborates with the Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology for the production of quality planting material of medicinalpib
95P L Haranadh takes over as Chairman of Paradip Port Trustpib
96Ex-diplomat V.M.M. Nair passes awaythehindu
97Malayalam writer Benyamin bags Vayalar Awardindianexpress
98Bharat billpay on boarded BSNL as first Telecom Operator in mobile prepaid rechargesndtv
100Railway minister dedicated new version of the song Mile Sur Mera Tumharapib
101Karnataka bank launched KBL Utsav 2021-22indiainfoline
102NTPC gained nearly 3% on ₹15,000 crore asset monetisation plan by 2024thehindubusinessline
103Mobikwik and Cardekho have become unicornszeebiz
104India’s retail inflation eases to 4.35% in Septemberhindustantimes
105Rohit Sharma appointed as brandambassador of infinity learn by Sri Chaitanyatimesofindia
106Food tech summit 2021 organised by Ministry of Food Processing Industriespib
107Russian team back on Earth after filming first movie in spacebbc
108More than 4 crore unorganized workers registered at e-Shram Portal, India’s first National Database on Unorganized Workerspib
109Russia-China holds naval drill “Joint Sea 2021” in Sea of Japanthehindu
110Russian crew landed on Eath after filming first Movie in spacendtv
111China & Indonesia won uber cup and thomas cup respectivelysportstar
112Saurashtra Cricketer Avi Barot passes awayindianexpress
113Sri Lanka’s first Test captain Bandula Warnapura passes awayindianexpress
114The Contrarian: Peter Thiel and Silicon Valley’s Pursuit of Power book by Max Chafkinthehindubusinessline
115India leads in crop burning emissions globally with 13% share, shows Blue Sky Analytics reportthehindu
116Piyush Goyal inaugurates 250mm Seer Water Supply scheme in Kashmirhindustantimes
117Indian American scientist Dr Vivek Lall receives Lifetime Achievement Awardthehindu
118Nabard subsidiary ‘NABSanrakshan’ sets up Rs 1000 cr credit guarantee fund trusteconomictimes
119Khadi exhibition and Khadi Kareegar Sammelan inaugurated in Varanasi to strengthen artisans and traditional artspib
120Icra appoints Ramnath Krishnan as Managing Director and Group CEObusiness-standard
121Tata Power, IIT Delhi to collaborate in clean energy spacethehindu
122Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue commences from October 27 for 3 daysaninews
123Centre has appointed Rajesh Gokhale as Secretary, Department of Biotechnology. Rajesh Gokhale took over charge from Renu Swarupthehindu
124Raksha Rajya Mantri flags off NIMAS multidimensional adventure sportspib
125TCS wins 2021 HPE GreenLake Ecosystem Partner of the Year Awardbusinesstoday
126President Ramnath Kovind inaugurates housing scheme for Economically Weaker sections at Bhavnagar in Gujaratnewsonair
127India, Israel hold 15th round of Joint Working Group talks on defence tiespib
128Mahanadi Coalfield sign MoU with CIPET for skill development projectpib
129Indian Air Force receives 3 more Rafale fighters from Francedeccanchronicle
130Captain Alok Mishra named MD of India Ports Global that runs Iran’s Chabahar Portthehindubusinessline
131India Today Healthgiri Awards 2021 announced: Full list of winnersindiatoday
132Union Education Minister addresses 5th East Asia Summit Education Ministers’ Meetingpib
1339th Meeting of the India-UAE High Level Joint Task Force on Investmentspib
134Manny Pacquiao announces retirement from boxingtheguardian
135AP Governor launches ‘one million tree plantation’ programmenewsonair
136NTPC gained nearly 3% on ₹15,000 crore asset monetisation plan by 2024thehindubusinessline
137Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal inaugurates Centre of Excellence in Logistics and Supply Chain Management at NITIE in Mumbaipib
138Muthoot Finance launches AI-powered virtual assistant ‘Mattu’thehindubusinessline
139CavinKare CMD CK Ranganathan named as new AIMA presidentlivemint
140US beats Europe Won Ryder Cup golf tournamenttimesofindia
141ECI launches inaugural edition of “The ECI Annual National Essay Contest on Election & Democracy”eci
142India hosts first ever SCO Seminar on Role of Women in Armed Forcesnewsonair
143Textile Ministry issues notification for setting up seven PM MITRA Parkseconomictimes
144SEBI approves ₹16,600-crore initial public offer (IPO) of Paytmthehindu
145Olympic sprinter Alex Quinonez passes away at the age of 32olympics
146Indusind Bank appoints Gobind Jain as new CFOlivemint