Day September 17, 2021

AspirantWorld One liners : 17th September

• The 18th ASEAN-India Economic Ministers’ (AEM) Consultations were held virtually on 14th September. The economic ministers of the 10 ASEAN countries attended the meeting. Among different things, the ministers actively mentioned the early commencement of the ASEAN India Trade…

AUKUS group

• Australia, the U.K. and the U.S. (AUKUS) have announced they’re forming a new security alliance that will help equip Australia with nuclear-powered submarines. About: • The historic security alliance is aimed at securing the Indo-Pacific and developing capabilities that…

Millets

• Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar urged the present generation to understand the importance of nutritious food grains like millets and make it a part of their daily diet. • Recalling that since ancient times…

Shanghai Cooperation Organisation

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently participated virtually in the 21st Meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. About SCO: • Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) is a permanent intergovernmental international organisation established in 2001.…