Daily Current Affairs With Video Lecture 6 September 2022 [DOWNLOAD PDF]

Today’s Current Affairs, for September 6, 2022, will cover the latest national and international news. These current events and questions will help you a lot on your upcoming defence exams like NDA, CDS, CDS OTA, AFCAT, TA, Agniveer Army, Agniveer Navy, Agniveer Air force, Women Military Police, INET, MNS, ACC exams, SCO, PCSL, CAPF and also for SSB interviews, and direct entries for Army, Navy, and Air force like SSC Tech, TGC, JAG, NCC, TES, 10+2 Cadet entry, and more. Download a PDF file about current events at the end of this article.


36th National Games In Ahmedabad

  • Union Home Minister Amit Shah launched the mascot and the anthem for the 36th National Games at Trans Stadia in Ahmedabad on Sunday evening. The mascot is named as Savaj which means cub in Gujarati. The anthem is based on the theme of Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat.
  • The National Games will be organised between 29th of this month to 12th of next month at six cities in the state namely Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot and Bhavnagar.
  • The Home Minister also launched the official website of the national games www.nationalgamesgujarat.in and the mobile App NG Gujarat at the curtain raiser ceremony.
  • The event also witnessed the closing of 11th Khel Mahakumbh. Winners of Khel Mahakumbh were given away prizes at the hands of Mr. Shah. Four Parathletics from Gujarat were also felicitated with Khel Pratibha awards on the occasion.

Gastech Milan-2022

  • Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri will lead an official and business delegation to Milan, Italy from today to attend the Gastech Milan-2022.
  • Gastech, the World’s largest gathering focussed on LNG as an abated bridge fuel will bring together leading Ministers and CEOs to discuss the evolving energy landscape, assess post-pandemic economic recovery and navigate a route to a just energy transition.
  • During the three-day visit, Mr Puri will participate in the select Ministerial Panel of the  Opening Ceremony along with Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources and State Secretary of Energy of Portugal. He will also take part in Ministerial Panel discussions titled “Energy Security and Transition” and “A just energy transition for developing nations”.
  • The Minister will chair the “India Spotlight: Powering India’s energy industry – new avenues for a sustainable future” panel discussion.

ISRO Tests Aerodynamic Decelerator To Land Missions

  • Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully demonstrated a new technology with Inflatable Aerodynamic Decelerator (IAD). Designed and developed by ISRO’s Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC),  IAD is a game-changer with multiple applications for future missions including to Mars and Venus.
  • The IAD was successfully test flown in a ‘Rohini’ sounding rocket from Thumba Equatorial Rocket Launching Station. Rohini sounding rockets are routinely used for flight demonstration of new technologies being developed by ISRO as well as by scientists from India and abroad.
  • The IAD was initially folded and kept inside the payload bay of the rocket. At around 84 km altitude, the IAD was inflated, and it descended through the atmosphere with the payload part of a sounding rocket.
  • The IAD has systematically reduced the velocity of the payload through aerodynamic drag and followed the predicted trajectory. After witnessing the launch, ISRO Chairman S Somanath said, this demonstration opens a gateway for cost-effective spent stage recovery using the Inflatable Aerodynamics Decelerator technology and this IAD technology can also be used in ISRO’s future missions to Venus and Mars.

India To Emerge 3rd Largest Economy Of World By 2029

  • India is set to become the third largest economy in the world by 2029. A State Bank of India report said India will surpass Germany in 2027 and most likely Japan by 2029 at the current rate of growth.
  • The report said that the country has undergone a large structural shift since 2014 and is now the 5th largest economy overtaking the United Kingdom.
  • The path taken by India since 2014 reveals the country is likely to get the tag of 3rd largest economy in 2029, a movement of 7 places upwards since 2014 when India was ranked 10th, it said.
  • The report is authored by Soumya Kanti Ghosh, group chief economic adviser, SBI.

68th Edition Of Nehru Trophy Boat Race

  • In Kerala, the 68th edition of the prestigious Nehru Trophy Boat Race will be held at Punnamada lake in Alappuzha district.
  • 20 snake boats (chundan valloms) will be competing for the coveted trophy, which bears the signature of the first Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
  • The event is marked by vigour, sportsman spirit and revelry. Competitions are held in nine categories in which nearly 77 boats including snake boats will take part. The heat rounds are being held this morning.
  • 24 shikara paddlers from Dal Lake in Srinagar are also participating in the boat race this time. They will be part of the snake boat St Pious Tenth, paddled by Kumarakom Town Boat Club.

Overall Exports Of India Set To Cross 750 Billion USD

  • The Government Has Said That Country’s Overall Exports Will Cross 750 Billion US Dollar This Year.
  • Last Year It Was At The Level Of 676 Billion Us dollars.
  • Goods Exports Is Expected To Touch 450 Billion Dollar While Exports In Service Sector Will Reach 300 Billion Dollar This Year.
  • Exports In August This Year Remained Flat At  33 Billion Us Dollar While During The Month Of April To August, The Exports Stood At 192 Billion Dollars Up By 17.1 Percent Compared To Last Year.
  • Imports In The Month Of August 2022 Stood At 61.88 Billion Registering An Increase Of 37 Percent Over The Previous Year While In The Five Months Of The Current Fiscal, India’s Imports Were At 318 Billion US Dollars Showing A Rise Of 45 Percent.

US Approves 1.1 Billion Arms Sales To Taiwan

  • China has warned the United States of taking countermeasures after the Biden administration approved more than 1.1 billion dollars in arms sales to Taiwan.
  • A Chinese embassy spokesman in the US,  Liu Pengyu called on Washington to immediately revoke the approval. He said China will firmly oppose the sales, which severely jeopardize China-US relations and peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait.
  • Chinese Spokesman made these comments on Twitter after the Biden administration Friday notified Congress of the proposed sales.
  • The military equipment package to Taiwan includes Sidewinder missiles, which can be used for air-to-air and surface-attack missions, Harpoon anti-ship missiles and support for Taiwan’s surveillance radar programme.

Chile Votes Against New, Progressive Constitution

  • In Chile, people have comprehensively voted against a new, progressive constitution that was drafted to replace the 1980 document written under Gen Augusto Pinochet’s dictatorship.
  • It brings a stinging setback to President Gabriel Boric who argued new document would have ushered in a new progressive era.
  • With 99 percent of the votes counted in Sunday’s plebiscite, the rejection camp had 61.9 percent support, compared to 38.1 percent for approval amid heavy turnout with long lines at polling states. Voting was mandatory.
  • President Boric, who had lobbied hard for the new document, said the results made it evident the Chilean people were not satisfied with the constitutional proposal that the convention presented to voters.
  • President Boric made it clear the process to amend the constitution would not end with Sunday’s vote. He said it was necessary for leaders to work with more determination, more dialogue, and more respect to reach a new proposed charter.

Liz Truss Is Next Prime Minister Of United Kingdom

  • UK Foreign Minister Liz Truss has been elected as the next Prime Minister of Britain and leader of the governing Conservative Party on Monday. With the win, she becomes the third female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom after Theresa May and Margaret Thatcher.
  • Liz defeated her rival, former Finance Minister Rishi Sunak by 81,326 votes to 60,399, after over a six-week-long grueling campaign.
  • The two contenders have gone through a postal ballot of all the Conservative members, numbering around one lakh sixty thousand Tory electorate to replace the UK’s outgoing Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
  • Truss takes over at a time when the UK is saddled with rising inflation and its worst cost-of-living crisis. Soon after the announcement of her name, UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss in her speech said, she will deliver a bold plan to cut taxes and grow Britain’s economy and they will deliver a great victory for the Conservative Party in 2024.


  • HQ Of ISRO
  • Pune
  • Bangalore
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai


  • When Was ISRO Formed?
  • 15 August 1947
  • 15 August 1952
  • 15 August 1969
  • 15 August 1967


  • What Is The Full Form Of SDSC?
  • Satish Development Space Centre
  • Scientific Development Space Centre
  • Satish Dhawan Space Centre
  • Static Development Space Centre


  • Satellite Responsible For Communication, Meteorological Services, And Television Broadcasting In India?
  • IRS


  • Satellite Used For Resources Monitoring And Management
  • IRIS
  • IRS
  • ISS


  • What Is The Full Form Of PSLV?
  • Public Satellite Launch Vehicle
  • Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle
  • Polar Service Launch Vehicle
  • Public Service Launch Vehicle


  • When Was The First Rocket Launched From India?
  • 21 December 1963
  • 21 October 1963
  • 21 November 1964
  • 21 November 1963


  • What Was ISRO Known Before 1969?
  • DAE
  • INSA


  • Where Is The Indian Institute Of Remote Sensing (IIRS)?
  • Hyderabad
  • Dehradun
  • Ahmedabad
  • Sriharikota


  • What Is The Full Form Of GSLV?
  • Global Satellite Launch Vehicle
  • Geosynchronous Service Launch Vehicle
  • Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle
  • Geo Satellite Launch Vehicle


  • Who Is The Father Of The Indian Space Program?
  • C. V. Raman
  • Vikram Sarabhai
  • M. G. K. Menon
  • A. P. J. Abdul Kalam


  • When Was Chandrayaan-1 Launched?
  • 22 October 2018
  • 22 October 2006
  • 22 October 2008
  • 22 October 2010


  • When Was Chandrayaan-2 Launched?
  • 22 July 2018
  • 22 July 2019
  • 22 July 2020
  • 22 July 2015


  • ISRO Chairmen When Chandrayaan-2 Was Launched
  • Shailesh Nayak
  • K. Sivan
  • A. S. Kiran Kumar
  • K. Radhakrishnan


  • Current Chairmen Of ISRO
  • S Somanath
  • Shailesh Nayak
  • K. Sivan
  • Sateesh Reddy


  • First Satellite Built By India?
  • Rohini RS-1
  • Aryabhata
  • Chandrayaan-1


  • Satellite That Succeed On Its Maiden Attempt To Mars?
  • Rohini
  • Aryabhatta
  • Mangalyaan
  • Chandrayaan-1


  • Who Is Known As The Missile Man Of India?
  • Satyendra Nath Bose
  • Vikram Sarabhai
  • C.V. Raman
  • A. P. J. Abdul Kalam


  • Missile Developed Under A. P. J. Abdul Kalam’s Guidance?
  • K15
  • Prithvi
  • Surya


  • What Is The Name Of The Indian Space University?
  • Physical Research Laboratory (PRL)
  • Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
  • Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS)
  • Indian Institute of Space Science & Technology (IIST)



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