Day October 16, 2021

AspirantWorld One liners : 16th October

• Anurag Singh Thakur, the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting, launched the ‘MyParkings’ app. Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Limited (BECIL) and South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) collaborated on an IoT-enabled app to extend all authorized parking inside SDMC municipal…

Ordnance Factory Board

• Seven new defence companies, carved out of Ordnance Factory Board (OFB), were dedicated to the Nation at a function organised by Ministry of Defence on the occasion of ‘Vijayadashami’ in New Delhi on October 15, 2021. About: • To…

Global Hunger Index

• India was ranked 101 in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) for 2021 from 94 in the previous year, trailing behind its South Asian neighbours Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal. About: • The Global Hunger Index (GHI), which tracks hunger and…