HomeCurrent AffairsToday Top Current Affairs 14 May 2021

Today Top Current Affairs 14 May 2021

Today Top Current Affairs 14 May 2021

Daily Current Affairs 14 May 2021: This article consists of the latest top current affairs for 14 May 2021 that are essential for all competitive exams such as Bank, SSC, IBPS, SBI exams. You can also take our Current Affairs Quiz after studying our Today current affairs.

Awards

IREDA wins Green Urja Award 2021 for Renewable Energy

IREDA (Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd) has been honored with the “Green Urja Award 2021” by Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC). IREDA received this award for the pivotal and developmental role in Green Energy Financing.

  • The award was received by Shri Pradip Kumar Das, Chairman & Managing Director (CMD), IREDA from Dr. Ajay Mathur, Director General, International Solar Alliance in presence of Shri Anil Razdan, Chairman, ICC National Expert Committee on Energy in a virtual ceremony

About IREDA (Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited) –

Headquarters: New Delhi
Founded: 11 March 1987

<< Read Full News Here >>

State

Online flood reporting system was launched in Assam

Assam State Disaster Management Agency has launched An online flood reporting and information management system in collaboration with UNICEF. this new system will take place of the existing manual flood control mechanism.

  • The new system will start its operations from May 15 and will collect daily basis reports.
  • The system will help in dealing with a flood, relief, and recovery efforts.
  • it also will play a role in tracking damages to crops and loss of livestock.
  • and it will provide financial assistance for restoration.

Important Notes for Study:

Online flood reporting system developed by – jointly Assam State Disaster Management Agency and UNICEF.

  • Statehood – 26 January 1950
  • Capital – Dispur
  • Largest city – Guwahati
  • State Governor – Jagdish Mukhi
  • State Chief Minister – Himanta Biswa Sarma (BJP)
  • State Dance – Bihu dance

<< Read Full News Here >>

International

Picasso Painting Sells For $103 Million in New York

On 13th May 2021, Pablo Picasso’s “Woman sitting by a window (Marie-Therese)” has been sold for $103.4 million (including fees and commissions) amount at Christie’s in New York.

  • in the year 1932, the “Woman sitting by a window (Marie-Therese)” painting was completed and brought in $90 million.

<< Read Full News Here >>

KP Sharma Oli reappointed as Nepal PM

On 13th May 2021, KP Sharma Oli has been re-elected as the Prime Minister of Nepal. the Opposition parties failed to make a new govt due to a lack of majority seats in the Parliament.

  • Nepal’s President Bhandari will administer the oath to KP Sharma Oli to assume the post. the oath ceremony will be conducted at Shital Niwas on Friday (14th May).

KP Sharma Oli wiki

  • He a politician from Nepal and he served as Prime Minister of Nepal between 11 October 2015 and 3 August 2016 and later, was appointed again between 15 February 2018 and 13 May 2021.

<< Read Full News Here >>

Important Days

Happy Eid ul Fitr 2021

In 2021, the day of 14th May is being observed as Eid ul-Fitr or Eid across the world. in India, Islamic people celebrate a day later than in Saudi Arabia.

Eid ul Fitr wishes

  • Eid Mubarak! Warm wishes to you, family and friends 
  • A bouquet of beautiful warm wishes to all. Eid Mubarak!
  • May peace, safety, good health and prosperity be yours. Eid Mubarak!
  • Have a blessed day with your family, and loved ones. Eid Mubarak!

<< Read Full News Here >>

Obituary

Former hockey umpire Ravinder Sodhi passes away at 66

The Former hockey umpire and technical official Ravinder Singh Sodhi has passed away at the age of 66. he was suffering from COVID-19 related complications.

  • He participated in various top domestic hockey events.
  • along with it, Sodhi officiated at the 1988 Indira Gandhi International Hockey Gold Cup in Lucknow.

<< Read Full News Here >>

Former CBI Director Rahothaman died at 76

The former Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Rahothaman has passed away at the age of 76 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He was suffering from Covid-19 related complications.

  • Raghothaman was the chief investigation officer of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) that was to be probed the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case in the early 1990s.
  • he was also honored with the President’s Medal for Meritorious Service.

Books:

  • “Conspiracy to Kill Rajiv Gandhi”
  • Rajiv Gandhi murder,
  • The assassination of Mahatma- Indira- Rajiv Gandhi and Third Degree Crime Investigation Management,
  • Crime and the Criminal.

<< Read Full News Here >>

******************

Click Here For Daily Current Affairs 2021

Click Here for Daily Current Affairs Quiz 2021


*** Follow Us on Social Accounts for Updates***

Job Alert on Email
Download Prepare Exams Android App
Join Prepare Exams on Facebook
Join Prepare Exams on Twitter
Join Prepare Exams Jobs on Telegram

Today Top Current Affairs 14 May 2021 1
Yashhuuhttps://www.prepareexams.com
I love To Write Articles, I Write articles in many fields technology, news, educations, exams, gadgets reviews, coding, Apps. Facebook
- Advertisment -

Latest Articles