Daily Current Affairs With Video Lecture 9 December 2022 [DOWNLOAD PDF]

In today’s current affairs for 9th December 2022, we are going to see the latest national and international current affairs news. These important current affairs will be very helpful for your upcoming NDA, CDS, CDS OTA, AFCAT, TA, Agniveer Army, Agniveer Navy, Agniveer Air Force, Women Military Police, INET, MNS, ACC exams, SCO, PCSL, CAPF, and SSB interviews, and direct entries for Army, Navy, and Air Force like SSC Tech, TGC, JAG, NCC, TES, 10+2 Cadet. Download a PDF file about current events at the end of this article.

DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS 09 December 2022

KV Shaji Becomes The New Chairman Of NABARD

  • On 7 December, K V Shaji Has Been Announced As The Chairman Of The National Bank For Agriculture And Rural Development (NABARD) .
  • He Formerly Served As NABARD’s Deputy Managing Director Till May 21, 2020.
  • He Was Earlier Also The Chairman Of Kerala Gramin Bank.
  • He Worked In Canara Bank In Various Capacities For 26 Years Before Joining NABARD.
  • The Project Of Amalgamation Of Syndicate Bank Into Canara Bank WasSuccessfully Handled By Him.
  • He Was In Charge Of Strategy, Planning And Business Development At The Corporate Office Of Canara Bank.
  • About NABARD:
  • It Is A Statutory Body Established In 1982 Under National Bank For Agriculture And Rural Development Act, 1981.
  • It Was Established On The Recommendations Of Shivaraman Committee.
  • It Focuses Primarily On The Rural Sector Of The Country.
  • Headquarters – Mumbai

Dina Boluarte: 1st Female President Of Peru

  • Vice President Dina Boluarte Has Been Sworn In As President On 7 December After Taking The Place Of Peru’s Former President Pedro Castillo Who Has Been Impeached.
  • Dina Is The 1st Female President Of The Country.
  • She Will Hold The Post Till 2026.
  • Francisco Morales (Head Of Peru’s Constitutional Court), Ordered Vice President Dina Boluaarte To Assume The Presidency.
  • 101 Voted In Favor Of The Motion, (Total: 130-member Parliament) While Only 6 Voted In Support Of The President.
  • 10 MPs Abstained From Voting.
  • Pedro Castillo Was Elected As The President Of Peru In July 2021.
  • He Faced An Investigation Over Allegations Of Corruption While Handling The Office.
  • Police Have Taken Pedro Castillo Into Custody In The Capital Lima.
  • About Peru:
  • Peru Is A Country In South America That’s Home To A Section Of Amazon Rainforest.
  • Capital – Lima
  • Currency – Sole

Krishna Vavilala Receives The US Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Indian American Krishna Vavilala Receives The US Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award.
  • The Presidential Lifetime Achievement Is America’s Highest Honour And Is Awarded To American Citizens, Who Has Outstanding Character, Worth Ethic And Dedication To Their Communities.
  • Krishna Vavilala Migrated To The USA From Andhra Pradesh.
  • He Is A Retired Electrical Engineer And Is The Founder And Chairman Of The Foundation For India Studies.
  • It Is A Non-profit Organisation, Whose Indo – American Oral History Project” Won The 2019 Mary Fay Barnes Award For Excellence.

6 Indians On Forbes List Of World’s Most Powerful Women

  • Forbes Annual List Of The 100 Most Powerful Women In The World, 2022 Includes Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Along With Biocon Executive Chairperson Kiran Mazumdar-shaw, HCL Tech Chairperson Roshni Nadar Malhotra And Nykaa CEO Falguni Nair.
  • The List Was Determined By Four Main Metrics: Money, Media, Impact And Spheres Of Influence.
  • This List Also Includes 39 CEOs And 10 Heads Of State, Apart From This It Includes 11 Billionaires, Whose Total Assets Are $ 115 Billion.
  • Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman (Ranked 36th), Is On The List For The 4th Time In A Row.
  • Madhabi Puri Buch (Ranked 54th) Chairperson Of The SEBI.
  • Roshini Nadar Malhotra (Ranked 53rd ) Chairperson Of HCLtech.
  • Soma Mondal (Ranked 67th) Chairperson Of The Steel Authority Of India.
  • Mazumdar-shaw (Ranked 72) Executive Chairperson And Founder Of Biocon Limited And Biocon Biologics Limited.
  • Falguni Sanjay Nayar (Ranked 89th) The Founder And CEO Of The Beauty And Lifestyle Retail Company Nykaa.
  • European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen Holds The 1st Rank.

9th World Ayurveda Congress Inaugurated In Goa

  • 9th World Ayurveda Congress  (8-11 December) Was Inaugurated On 8 December 2022 At Panaji, Goa In The Presence Of Shripad Naik (Union Minister Of State For Tourism And Shipping, Ports And Waterways) And The  Chief Minister Of Goa  Dr Pramod Sawant.
  • The Main Aim Of The Conference Is To Provide A Global Platform For All The Stakeholders, Including Industry Leaders, Practitioners Etc To Strengthen The Ayurveda Sector, Envision Its Future And Facilitate Interaction Between Professionals And Consumers To Boost Ayurveda Commerce.

N.Chandrasekaran Has Been Appointed As Chairman Of B20

  • Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran Has Been Appointed  As The Chairman Of The B20 By The Government Of India To Lead The Business Agenda During India’s G20 Presidency.
  • The Government Has Also Appointed The Confederation Of Indian Industry (CII) As The B20 India Secretariat.
  • B20 Is The Voice Of The G20 Business Community And Helps In Shaping Economic Policy Statements By The G20 Grouping Over The Years.
  • B20 India Has Identified Priorities For Deliberations Under The Theme “R.A.I.S.E – Responsible, Accelerated, Innovative, Sustainable, And Equitable Businesses.
  • Through Task Forces And Action Councils, B20 India Work Will Be ConductedWhich Will Develop Consensus-based Policy Recommendations To The G20.
  • It Will Commence Work After The Inception Meeting, Scheduled On 22-24 January 2023, Culminating Into The B20 India Summit In August 2023.

Armed Forces Flag Day: 7th December

  • Every Year On 7th Of December, The Armed Forces Flag Day Is Observed To Honour The Martyrs And The Armed Forces Personnel Who Safeguard The Motherland.
  • The Fund Collected On This Day Is Also Used For The Welfare Of The Serving Personnel And Ex-servicemen.
  • The Day Also Reminds The Citizens To Care For The Living Heroes Who Were Either Wounded In Action Or Retired From Service At A Very Young Age.
  • The Day Also Pays Tribute To The Thousands Of Men Who Have Died Defending The Country.
  • On August 28, 1949, A Committee Was Set Up That Decided A Flag Day Shall Be Celebrated Annually On December 7.
  • On August 28, 1949, The Defense Minister’s Committee, Created The Armed Forces Flag Day Fund.

REVIEW QUESTIONS

  • _________ Is The Headquarter Of NABARD.
  • New Delhi
  • Mumbai
  • Kolkata
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: B

  • Who Is The Current Chairperson Of SEBI?
  • Ajay Tyagi
  • M.S Sahoo
  • Madhabi Puri Buch
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: C

  • Where Is The HQ Of SEBI?
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi
  • Ahmadabad
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: A

  • Where Is The HQ Of IRDAI?
  • Hyderabad
  • Chennai
  • New Delhi
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: A

  • Who Is The Current Chairperson Of IRDAI?
  • V.G Somani
  • Subhash Khuntia
  • Debasish Panda
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: C

  • Where Is The HQ Of TRAI?
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi
  • Chandigarh
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: B

  • Who Is The Current Chairperson Of TRAI?
  • Rita Teaotia
  • Mohammad Mustafa
  • Ram Sevak Sharma
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: C

  • Where Is The HQ Of PFRDA?
  • Hyderabad
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi

 ANSWER: D

  • Who Is The Current Chairperson Of PFRDA?
  • Supratim Bandyopadhyay
  • Keshav Murugesh
  • Pramod Tiwari
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: A

  • Who Is The Current Chairperson Of BCCI?
  • Sourav Ganguly
  • Roger Binny
  • Lala Amarnath
  • None Of The Above

 ANSWER: B

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