Top 10 Weekly Current Affairs English:Jagran Josh is presenting selected and important Top-10 Weekly Current Affairs Events from across the week. This mainly includes – International Pharmaceutical Federation, Sony India and Corona Virus etc.
The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) encourages all its members to participate to make the event a success. Apart from this, health facilities can be improved in all corners of the world, so this day is also important. Pharmacists are the reason they use their experience, knowledge and expertise to make the world a better place for all.
The main purpose of celebrating World Pharmacist Day is to encourage events that promote and advocate the role of pharmacists in promoting health in every corner of the world. Pharmacist has an important contribution in the medical field. Pharmacists have played an important role, especially during the Corona epidemic.
Puneet Goenka will continue to be the Managing Director (MD) and CEO of this merged ZEEL-SONY. This merged entity will be publicly listed in India. Zee Entertainment chairman R. Gopalan has stated that, ZEEL is firmly on its growth path and the Board firmly believes that ZEEL will benefit from this merger.
Sony India, as a part of this merger process, will invest its growth capital in ZEEL so that it will have approximately $1.575 billion at the time of closing. Based on the current estimated equity values of ZEEL and Sony India, the indicative merger ratio in favor of ZEEL will be 61.25 per cent.
Establishing a charging station for electric vehicles in Kaza will be of great benefit and will be meaningful for the green environment. Now any tourist who wants to come to Spiti with electric vehicles can easily come. They will no longer have to worry about charging their vehicles. Now you will be able to charge your vehicle in the charging station in Kaza. In this charging station, the facility of charging electric vehicles will be available.
The inauguration of this charging station will play an important role in protecting the environment of the region. Passengers using electric vehicles will be able to avail the charging facilities at Kaza. On a trial basis, two electric scooters were successfully charged.
This order is worth Rs 7,523 crore. With this, the strength of the Indian Army is going to increase further. This will promote India’s Make in India and it will be a big step towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s self-reliant India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi handed over the Arjun MK-1A to Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane on 14 February 2021.
Mk-1A is the new variant of Arjun tank. It has been built with 72 new features and more indigenous equipment. It has given many additional features including fire power, mobility. The Defense Ministry said that an order for 118 Arjun tanks has been placed on 23 September 2021 at Heavy Vehicle Factory Chennai.
NITI Aayog member Dr. VK Paul said that ‘door to door’ Kovid vaccination has been allowed in India. Guidelines have been issued for this. NITI Aayog member Dr VK Paul said that I am happy to inform that we have made a provision for those people who are handicapped and are not able to reach the vaccination centre.
The Health Ministry said that despite the decrease in the cases of corona virus infection, we are still in the middle of the second wave of the epidemic. Kerala is the only state where the number of patients under treatment for Kovid-19 is more than one lakh. Of the total cases reported last week, 62.73 percent were from this state.
NASA’s Volatile Investigation Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER) will land on the Nobel Crater region of the Moon’s South Pole to map the surface of this region to detect water. As a part of the Artemis mission, this VIPER will be launched on a SpaceX Falcon-Heavy rocket under NASA’s Commercial Lunar Payload Services initiative.
This VIPER rover will detect the presence of water and other potential resources in the Moon’s South Pole and its vicinity. This VIPER rover will study the origin, evolution and history of the Moon and understand the lunar environment for the future lunar Artemis mission.
The FDA has approved the Pfizer Kovid Booster Dose only for people over 65 and at high risk. Amidst the increase in the cases of delta variant of corona in the US, recently experts had recommended a booster dose for additional protection from corona.
The Union Health Ministry has clarified on the booster dose of corona vaccine in India and said that the priority is full vaccination of two doses. The Union Health Ministry has made it clear that India’s priority is to give both doses of corona vaccine to all people and this will continue.
The report said that according to the current estimated ranking among world economies, India ranks eighth among the largest importing countries with an import share of 2.8 percent and is set to become the fourth largest importer by 2030.
China is a major driver of this economic transformation as it is expected to become the world’s largest economy by 2030. The report predicts that India will reach the third position in the ranking of the world’s largest economies by the year 2050, after China and the US, with a share of 6.8 per cent in global GDP.
Taliban is occupied in Afghanistan and now new decrees are being issued there. According to the latest developments, IPL matches will no longer be telecast in Afghanistan. The Taliban object to the cheer leaders and the women in the stadium without covering their heads.
The Taliban-ruled Afghan government believes that the IPL is against their religious sentiments and attacks their beliefs. For this reason, it has been decided to ban the broadcast of the second leg being played in the UAE in Afghanistan.
Mithali Raj has been counted among the best women cricketers not only in India but in the world. The reason behind this has been Mithali Raj’s consistent performance with the bat. He also scored runs with his bat in the first ODI against Australia.
Mithali Raj first started playing cricket for Railways and scored a century in the debut match against Ireland in the year 1997. Mithali has 7 centuries to her name and is the world’s top batsman with the number one ranking in ODI cricket.