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Current Affairs One-Liner: 31st October 2022

Published on October 31, 2022
  • National News:
    • The Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched two helipad projects in Ladakh. The helipads will be constructed in Hanle and Thakung in Eastern Ladakh.
    • More than 135 people died and several hundred were reported injured in a suspension bridge collapse in the Morbi district of Gujarat. It was a pedestrian bridge built over the Machchhu river and was opened to the common public 5 days before the collapse.
    • In order to ensure availability and to maintain a check on the domestic prices, the Government of India extended the ban on the export of sugar for 1 year till October 31, 2023.
    • The K. Chandrashekar Rao-led Telangana government withdrew its general consent to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) which will bar the CBI from investigating the cases in the State.
  • International News:
    • More than 150 people were killed in a Halloween stampede caused due to overcrowding in the capital of South Korea, Seoul.
    • More than 100 people were killed and around 300 were injured in two car explosions in the capital of Somalia, Mogadishu. Terrorist group al-Shabaab is the prime suspect behind these explosions.
Current Affairs One-Liner: 31st October 2022
  • Appointments:
    • Dr. G Hemaprabha was appointed as the 1st women Director of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research- Sugarcane Breeding Institute (ICAR-SBI).
    • Lee Jae-yong was appointed as the Executive Chairperson of Samsung Electronics Co. He will replace Lee Kun-hee.
  • Important Days:
    • Every year October 31 is celebrated as World Thrift Day (WTD) around the world. The objective is to raise awareness regarding saving money in banks. The theme of WTD 2022 is “Saving prepares you for the future”.
    • Every year October 31 is observed as World Cities Day (WCD) around the world. It was designated by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) by its resolution 68/239. The theme of WCD 2022 is, “Act Local to Go Global”.
    • Every year October 31 is celebrated as National Unity Day in India. The day marks the birth anniversary of the Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Patel was the first Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister of India and is known for his role in uniting over 500 princely states with India.
  • Obituary:
    • Nicknamed “the killer”, the Rock ’n’ Roll Original, Jerry Lee Lewis passed away at the age of 87. He gave many hit songs like “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On”, “Great Balls of Fire”, “Breathless”, etc.
  • Sports:
    • FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup: Defending champions Spain defeated Colombia by 1-0 to win the finals of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup held at the DY Patil Sports Stadium, Mumbai.
    • Sultan of Johor Cup 2022: The Indian junior men’s hockey team beat Australia by 5-4 in a penalty shootout to clinch the Sultan of Johor Cup 2022 held at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
  • Tata AIA & Medix Partner for Specialized Critical Illness Cover
  • WHO Global TB Report 2022
  • First Indian Geo-Heritage Site
  • Goa Maritime Symposium 2022

Question:

Q.1 Who won the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup held in India?
a. USA
b. Spain
c. Colombia
d. India
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