1. Kerala Election Result 2021
• LDF – 99
• UDF 41
• NDA – 0
• Next CM – Pinarayi Vijayan
Tamil Nadu Election Result 2021
• DMK – 132
• AIDMK – 90
• CONGRESS – 16
• Next CM – Muthuvel Karunanidhi Stallin
Assam Election Result 2021
• BJP – 58
• Congress – 32
• AIUDF – 15
• CM –Sarbanand sonohval/ himanda Biswa sharma
West Bengal Election Result 2021
• Trinamool congress – 211
• BJP – 79
Puthussery Election result 2021
• N R Congress – 10
• BJP – 6
• DMk – 6
2. International Worker’s day – May 1
• commemorating the historic struggles and gains made by workers and the labour movement, observed in many countries on May 1.
• The first May Day celebrations focused on workers took place on May 1st 1890 after its proclamation by the first international congress of socialist parties in Europe on July 14th 1889 in Paris, France, to dedicate May 1st every year as the “Workers Day of International Unity and Solidarity.”
• In 1889 an international federation of socialist groups and trade unions designated May 1 as a day in support of workers, in commemoration of the Haymarket Riot in Chicago (1886).
3. Ayushman Bharat Diwas : 30th April
• Ayushman Bharat was launched in 2018, in Ranchi, Jharkhand
• The main objective of the to promote affordable medical facilities in remote areas of the country.
• It provides a health cover of Rs 5 Lakhs per family per year for secondary and tertiary care hospitalization.
• Agency of the Scheme – National Health Authority
4. NASA “Perseverance “Mars Mission Produced Oxygen”.
• It has Produced Oxygen from Mars using an instrument called “MOXIE” – (Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment”
• It is the First Time that Oxygen is being produced on another planet.
• The atmosphere on Mars is about 95% Carbon dioxide.
• It works through Electrolysis using extreme heat to separate oxygen atoms from Molecules of carbon dioxide
5. Finance Minister Launched India’s first 3D printed house at IIT Madras.
• Built by TVASTA Manufacturing solutions.
• It is built in 600 Square foot area
• It is developed with Concrete 3D printing technology.
6. Apollo 11 pilot, Astronaut Michael Collins Passed away
• He flew the Apollo 11 command module Columbia around the moon in 1969 along with, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, who made first crewed landing on the Moon surface.
• Known as the “forgotten astronaut of Apollo 11.
7. UK becomes 1st country to announce regulation for use of self-driving vehicles at slow speeds on motorways.
• UK government wants to be at the forefront of launching autonomous driving technology.
• It would start with ALKS (Automated Lane Keeping systems)
• It uses sensors and software to keep cars within lane and enable them to accelerate and brake without driver input.
8. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad represents India at G-7 Digital & Technology Ministerial Meeting.
• Chaired by Oliver Downden ,
• Theme – “Building Back Better”
• The 47th G7 Leaders’ summit (Annual Summit) 2021 will be hosted by UK
• It highlighted the agenda of member countries for digital and technology and includes online safety, developing collaborative regulatory approach, and promoting free flow of data across borders.
9. Madhya Pradesh launched Corona Warriors Scheme
• Under this scheme, the government will take responsibility for those health workers families who have died on corona duty.
• Financial assistance of Rs 50 lakhs from the government.
10. The Global forests Goals Report 2021
• Released by United Nations Department Of Economic And social affairs.
• COVID -19 has increased challenges for countries to manage Forests.
• The United nations strategic plan for Forests2017-2030 aims to promote sustainable forest management & enhancing the contribution of forests & tress to the 2030 sustainable development goals. (goal – increase forest area by 3% by 2030 in the World)
11. RBI became a member of Network for Greening the financial system
• NGFS – launched at the Paris One Planet Summit on 12th December 2017.
• Total Members 90
• aims to accelerate the scaling up of green finance and develop recommendations for central banks’ role for climate change.
• Head – Frank Elderson
12. LCA Tejas allowed carrying Python – 5 air-to-air missiles
• LCA – Light Combat Aircraft
• Derby Beyond Visual Range air – to –air Missile is already integrated on Tejas.
• Tejas is an indigenously developed light combat aircraft.
• Manufactured by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited.