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15 April 2021 Current Affairs


K Madhavan appointed as chief of Walt Disney India and Star India.

Important Points to Remember: 
  • K Madhavan elevated as President of Walt Disney Company India, Star India.
  • He joined Star India in 2009 as its southern head.
  • He replaced Udai Shankar.

MoUs and Agreements

Atal Innovation Mission & Dassault Systemes Fondation announces partnership for seeding future innovators and entrepreneurs.

Important Points to Remember: 
  • Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog on 14th April 2021 signed an agreement with Dassault Systemes Fondation to jointly work towards providing a digitally rich ecosystem of Innovation in India and promoting STEM based innovation and entrepreneurship among aspiring young minds across the country.
  • One of the flagship programs of AIM, the Atal Tinkering Labs (ATLs) has played a pivotal role in fostering creativity and imagination amongst school children. Dassault Systemes Fondation dedicated to transform the future of education and research in India with 3D technologies and virtual universes, is all set to contribute to the ATL program in three broad areas – project based, self-paced learning content, hackathons and challenges and inter-country academia collaborations.
  • Niti Aayog Chairman: Amitabh Kant

National News

Law Minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad launched ‘Online Grievance Management Portal’.

Important Points to Remember: 
  • On the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti, Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad launched this online portal of NCSC.
  • This portal would make it easier for an aggrieved person from Scheduled Castes to register his/her complaints from any part of the country.
  • NCSC- National Commission for Scheduled Castes
  • NCSC Chairman- Vijay Sampla

Health Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan virtually launched `Aahaar Kranti’.

Important Points to Remember: 
  • Science and Technology, Earth Sciences and Health and Family Welfare Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan  launched “Aahaar Kranti”.
  • It is a mission dedicated to spreading awareness about nutrition and accessible to all locally available nutritious food, fruits, and vegetables in India.
  • Vijnana Bharati (Vibha), ‘Global Indian Scientists and Technocrats’ Forum (GIST), Vigyan Prasar, and Pravasi Bharatiya Academic and Scientific Sampark (PRABHASS) together launched the mission “Aahaar Kranti”.
  • The motto of Aahaar Kranti is ‘Uttam Aahaar- Uttam Vichaar’ or `Good Diet-Good Cognition’.

Sports News

Former Zimbabwe Captain, Heath Streak banned by ICC.

Important Points to Remember: 
  • Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak banned by ICC for eight years for five breaches of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) anti-corruption code.

Prashant Chaturvedi

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