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Current Affairs Of 29 August 2020 by gkrecall


INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

Maldives Launches India backed Infrastructure Projects

About Maldives:
Capital– Male
Currency– Maldivian rufiyaa
President– Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

NATIONAL AFFAIRS

Union Minister Piyush Goyal addresses ASEAN-India Business Council Meet

Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal addressed the Association of SouthEast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-India Business Council Virtual Meet. He extended India’s friendship and partnership to ASEAN countries and expected to achieve a target of 300-billion-dollar trade through Business with them.

About ASEAN:
Secretary General – H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi 
Headquarters – Jakarta, Indonesia.



Indian Railways Set to Meet All its Energy Need of Over 33 Billion Units by 2030

Indian Railways organised a discussion over a wide range of topics with the stakeholders, chaired by Piyush Vedprakash Goyal, Union Minister of Railways, to become 100% self-sustainable for all its energy needs and to contribute to the National Solar Mission of India.

About Ministry of Railways:
Union Minister– Piyush Goyal
Minister of State– Suresh Angadi Channabasappa

APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNATIONS  

Vinay M Tonse Appointed as MD & CEO of SBI Funds Management Pvt. Ltd.; Replaced Ashwani Bhatia

ACQUISITIONS & MERGERS        

PAG to Acquire 51% Stake in Edelweiss Wealth Management for About Rs 2,200 Crore

Private equity (PE) firm PAG, (formerly known as Pacific Alliance Group (PAG)to make a strategic investment of approximately Rs 2,200 crore (USD 300 million) for a 51 % stake in Edelweiss Wealth Management (EWM).

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Narendra Singh Tomar launched Integration of “ICAR-IIHR Seed Portal with SBI’s YONO Krishi Web Application 

Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) and Indian Institute of Horticulture Research (IIHR) to help the farmers in increasing the crop production along with the crop quality and income generation.

SPORTS

West Indies Cricketer Dwayne Bravo becomes first bowler to scalp 500 wickets in T20s


Bayern Munich Won the UEFA Championship League 2019-20

Bayern Munich (FC Bayern München), German football club won their 6th Championship in the Union of European Football Associations(UEFA) Champions League 2019-20.

About UEFA:
President– Aleksander Čeferin
General Secretary- Theodore Theodoridis
Headquarters– Nyon, Switzerland

OBITUARY

Veteran Assamese Folk Singer Archana Mahanta Passed Away


Former Supreme Court Judge Justice A.R. Lakshmanan Passed Away


STATE NEWS

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan Inaugurates State’s First Marine Ambulance ‘Pratheeksha’ in Kochi

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurated the State’s First fully equipped Marine Ambulance ‘Pratheeksha’. It was acquired by the Fisheries Department at Kochi for rescue operations at sea. ‘Pratheeksha’ – built by Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) is the first of the three marine ambulances ordered by the state.