Sarkari Naukari      Syllabus      Previous Papers      Admit Card      Result      Bank Jobs      Railway Jobs      Entrance Exam      Walkins      MNC's     

16 August 2021 Current Affairs – Free Current Affairs For UPSC Exams

16 August 2021 Current Affairs: Follow the news on a daily basis to pass the UPSC exams. Because IAS exams are entirely based on current affairs. For IAS aspirants, gk current affairs will be tested in the prelims, mains, and interviews. Jobads mostly targets IAS aspirants with its top current affairs. Getting a job with UPSC will be a little bit easier if you continue with us. Also, download and review the top current affairs as well as the 100 Gk current affairs. So, Take a look at the news for August 16, 2021.

August 2021 Current Affairs Quiz

Awards & Honours

Ashoka Chakra Award 2021: Top 10 Current Affairs Of The Day

The Central Government has awarded Assistant Inspector of Police, Jammu, and Kashmir, Baburam the highest medal of bravery, as well as Constable Altaf Hussain Bhatt the second-highest medal of honor. Babu Ram, a constable from Jammu’s Poonch area, joined the police department in 1999. In 2002, he gained command of the Special Operations Group in Srinagar, where he participated in 14 encounters and helped to eliminate 28 terrorists. Six Army members, two Air Force members, one Navy officer, and six police and paramilitary personnel will receive the Center’s Third Highest Adventure Award.


Malaysian PM Resigned: Free Current Affairs In English

Mohiuddin Yassin, Malaysia’s Prime Minister, has resigned. He was forced to resign 18 months after taking power after losing his majority in the lower house of parliament. Yassin, who holds the record for being Malaysia’s shortest-serving prime minister, handed up his resignation to King Sultan Abdullah. Former minister Ismail and Deputy Prime Minister Razali Hamza are attempting to establish a government. After Mahathir won the 2018 election, Yassin took over as Prime Minister in 2020. Yassin, who has lost support owing to coalition disputes, would serve as caretaker prime minister until a new government is formed.


National Hydrogen Mission: Today Current Affairs

On the 15th of August, Prime Minister Modi unveiled the National Hydrogen Mission from the Red Fort grounds. Budget 2021 also mentions the National Hydrogen Mission. The usage of hydrogen fuel will minimize the use of diesel-petrol, as well as the dependence on crude oil imports. Hydrogen gas can also be mixed with compressed natural gas for utilization. In India, two types of technology are currently employed to produce hydrogen gas. Water is electrolyzed and hydrogen is produced in the first technique. Another option is to split natural gas into hydrogen and carbon atoms. This produces hydrogen, which is used as a fuel, and carbon, which is used to create space.

World’s 2nd-Largest Refurbished National Gene Bank: Gk Current Affairs

The National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR), Pusa in New Delhi, has opened the world’s second-largest restored state-of-the-art National Gene Bank. Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar gave the opening remarks. Seed heritage can be preserved for years in temperatures as low as minus 20 degrees Celsius. Tomar believes that India’s farmers are completely capable of conquering the obstacles that the agriculture sector faces. The enhanced gene bank with state-of-the-art germplasm facilities, according to Union Agriculture Minister Kailash Choudhary, will help agri-farmers. The National Gene Bank was founded in 1996 to safeguard Plant Genetic Resources seeds.

Leave your thoughts

SSC, Bank PO Quiz!

Goa Police Recruitment 2021 | 55 Police Constable Driver Jobs @

Goa Police Constable Driver Jobs 2021 | 55 Vacancies | Last Date – 21st October 2021 | Apply Offline @ Goa Police Constable Driver Recruitment 2021: Office of the Director-General of Police, Government of Goa has announced the latest Goa Police Notification for the engagement of Police Constable Driver (Grade-III) posts for male candidates. Through this Goa Police Constable Driver

APPSC Lecturer Notification 2021 For 27 Vacancies | Apply @

Apply Online | Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission Notification 2021 | 27 Vacancies | Lecturers/ Assistant Professor Posts | The Closing Date: 28th October 2021 APPSC Lecturer Recruitment 2021: Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission Recruitment Board released an official notification for Lecturers/ Assistant Professors (Homeo, Ayurveda) Posts. APPSC notification released for 27 Lecturer vacancies. Interested candidates can start applying for

UCIL Notification 2021 | Apply For 272 Trade Apprentice Jobs @

Apply Offline | UCIL Job Openings 2021 | No Of Vacancies: 272 | Apprentice Posts | Closing Date: 29th October 2021 & 2nd November 2021 UCIL Apprentice Recruitment 2021: Uranium Corporation of India Limited (UCIL) has published a new job advertisement for the vacant positions of Trade Apprentice Jobs. In accordance with there is a total of 272 vacancies are available

Indian Navy Recruitment 2021 | Apply Online For 300 Sailor Matric Recruit Vacancies

Apply Online | Indian Navy Job Openings 2021 | 300 Sailors for Matric Recruit (MR) Posts | The Last Date To Submit: 2nd November 2021 Indian Navy Sailor MR Recruitment 2021: Here’s some great news from the Indian Navy. They are hiring sailors for Matric Recruit (MR) positions. This Indian Navy Notification 2021 has a total of 300 positions, according

Anna University Teaching Jobs 2021 | Apply Online @

Apply Online | Anna University Notification 2021 | Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor Posts | Closing Date: 3rd November 2021 Anna University Teaching Recruitment 2021: Hello Aspirants!! Anna University has declared a new job notification to fill up the vacancies of Teaching Posts i.e Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor Posts. Skilled and eligible candidates can start to apply for Anna

WCL Job Openings For 211 Mining Sirdar, Surveyor Jobs @

WCL Recruitment 2021 | 211 Vacancies | Closing Date – 20th November 2021 | Apply Online @ WCL Mining Sirdar Recruitment 2021: Hello Jobads viewers!! The latest WCL Notification with Advt No. WCL/IR/MP/RECTT./2021-22/1060 is out from the officials of Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) for the recruitment of (Grade B, C) Mining Sirdar, Surveyor Posts. Under this WCL Mining Sirdar

APPSC Notification 2021 For 38 Assistant Statistical Officer & Other Vacancies

APPSC Non-Gazetted Jobs 2021 | Apply Online | 38 Posts | ASO, Food Safety Officer & Other Posts | Closing Date: 7th December 2021 APPSC ASO Recruitment 2021: Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission has come up with the latest employment notification for Non Gazetted Posts – Assistant Public Relation Officer in A.P.Information Subordinate Service, Assistant Statistical Officers In A.P Economics

OPSC Recruitment 2021 – Apply Online For 606 Assistant Professor Jobs @

Apply Online | OPSC Notification 2021 | 606 Assistant Professor Vacancies | The Last Date To Submit: 25th November 2021 OPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: Here is the new notification for the post of Assistant Professor in the Odisha Public Service Commission. Those who are looking for new job opportunities in Odisha PSC can use this chance and apply to OPSC

SJVN Recruitment 2021 | Apply Online For 129 Field Officer, Jr Field Engineer & Other Posts

Apply Online | SJVN Notification 2021 | 129 Field Officer, Junior Field Engineer & Junior Field Officer Posts | Closing Date To Submit: 30th November 2021 Latest Update: Officials of SJVN has been extended the latest date for Junior Field Engineer & Other Posts from 24th August 2021 to 30th November 2021. So, Hurry Up Guys. And who have missed

IIT Kanpur Recruitment 2021 | Apply For 95 Deputy Registrar, Assistant Registrar, Hindi Officer & Other Posts

Apply Online | IIT Kanpur Job Openings | Total Vacancies: 95 | Jr Technician, Assistant Registrar, Hindi Officer & Other Posts | Closing Date: 16th November 2021 IIT Kanpur Jr Technician Recruitment 2021: Hello Job Aspirants!! IIT Kanpur has inviting applications from the eligible candidates for Junior Technician, Deputy Registrar, Assistant Registrar, Hindi Officer, Students Counselor, Sustainable Energy Engineering, Junior