August 13, 2023 Daily Current Affairs in Hindi & English | PDF Download

August 13, 2023 Daily Current Affairs in Hindi & English | PDF Download
August 13, 2023 Daily Current Affairs in Hindi & English | PDF Download

Explore the key events of August 13, 2023, in this daily current affairs update. Stay informed about important news stories from around the world.

In a fast-paced world, staying informed is crucial. This daily report brings you the essential events that unfolded on August 13, 2023, keeping you connected to the world’s developments.

National

  1. Reliance Jio’s High-Speed Connection to Maldives: Reliance Jio has achieved a remarkable feat by establishing a high-speed optic fiber cable link to Maldives, boasting speeds exceeding 100Gb/s. This $22.5 million project connects Mumbai to Singapore, with branches spanning India, Malaysia, and Thailand. This endeavor has not only strengthened telecommunications but also positioned Maldives as a growing technology hub.
  2. Policy Reforms Open Doors to Private Space Sector: India’s space sector has undergone a transformative change with the Indian National Space Promotion and Authorization Centre (IN-SPACe) enabling private participation. This shift from the traditional dominance of ISRO encourages a vibrant commercial space presence, backed by India’s successful space missions and satellite launches for foreign nations.
  3. Guidelines for Health and Wellness Endorsements: The central government has introduced additional guidelines for health and wellness celebrities, influencers, and virtual influencers. These regulations mandate certified medical professionals and health experts to reveal their credentials when endorsing products or health-related claims. The aim is to curb misleading advertisements and ensure transparency, ultimately protecting consumers and fortifying the industry.
  4. Prime Minister Congratulates Indian Men’s Hockey Team: Prime Minister Narendra Modi extends his heartfelt congratulations to the Indian Men’s Hockey Team for securing their fourth Asian Champions Trophy Title. Recognizing their unwavering dedication, training, and outstanding performance, he expresses immense pride and offers his best wishes for their future endeavors.
  5. Initiatives for Youth Empowerment: Union Minister Shri Anurag Singh Thakur delivers a keynote address at the “ImPact with Youth Conclave” on International Youth Day. He emphasizes the pivotal role of youth in shaping the future and urges them to contribute to sustainable development through sharing their visions and embracing green skills. This collaboration between United Nations India, Yuwaah at UNICEF, and the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports aims to empower South Asian youth for positive change.
  6. Independence Day Celebrations at the Red Fort: As part of the Independence Day Celebrations on August 15, 2023, special guests from diverse backgrounds have been invited, including nurses, teachers, farmers, fishermen, and more. This inclusivity aligns with the government’s vision of ‘Jan Bhagidari’ and reinforces the idea of involving people from all walks of life in the celebrations.

International

  1. Quad Nations’ Malabar Naval Exercise: The Quad nations – India, Japan, USA, and Australia – have initiated the ‘Malabar Naval Exercise’ in Australia. This multinational drill, held from August 11 to 22, focuses on enhancing defense cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region. The exercise encompasses high-intensity operations across air, surface, and submarine warfare domains, thereby bolstering security and stability in the area.
  2. Russia’s Lunar Mission Race: Russia is launching its lunar lander, Luna-25, after nearly five decades, coinciding with India’s Chandrayaan-3 mission. Set to launch on August 11, Luna-25 aims for a soft landing on the moon’s south pole, an area rich in water ice. This mission represents Russia’s reentry into lunar exploration and scientific research.
  3. Bilateral Naval Partnership between India and UAE: Indian Naval Ships INS Visakhapatnam and INS Trikand arrived at Port Rashid, Dubai, for a bilateral Naval Maritime Partnership Exercise with the UAE Navy. This initiative aims to enhance interoperability and synergy between the two navies, fostering professional bonds and addressing challenges like piracy, maritime security, and humanitarian assistance.

Business

  1. NHPC and IREDA’s Financial Performance: NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company, has reported its highest-ever Quarter-I Standalone Profit after Tax (PAT) for the fiscal year 2023-24. On the other hand, Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) achieved an all-time high Quarterly Profit After Tax (PAT) and Profit Before Tax (PBT) in the 1st Quarter of the fiscal year 2023-24. These impressive financial results reflect the success of both organizations in the renewable energy sector.

Sports

  1. Indian Hockey Team’s Triumph: Prime Minister Narendra Modi commends the Indian Men’s Hockey Team for their victorious performance in clinching the fourth Asian Champions Trophy Title. He recognizes their hard work, dedication, and exceptional skills that have brought immense national pride.

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