Current Affairs Today 2023, February 13- download pdf
February 13, 2023 Current Affairs covers only the important topics for examination.
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This Current Affairs Today 2023 Section provides the latest and Best Daily Current Affairs of 2023 for UPSC, IAS/PCS, Banking, IBPS, SSC, Railway, UPPSC, RPSC, BPSC, MPPSC, TNPSC, MPSC, KPSC, and other competitive exams.
1. Which day is celebrated as World Unani Day?
Ans:- 11 February
On the birth anniversary of Unani scholars Hakim Ajmal Khan every year on 11 February World Unani Day is celebrated.
- Unani scholar Hakim Ajmal Khan is widely regarded as the pioneer of Unani medicine in India.
- World Unani Day 2023 Theme: Unani Medicine for Public Health.
- The Ministry of AYUSH, in 2017 announced that his birthday to be World Unani Day in honor of his efforts.
2. In which state/UT 2023 Kala Ghoda Arts Festival has been organized?
The Kala Ghoda Arts Festival has been organized in Mumbai. It’s a 9-day event that celebrates art through various forms like dance, music, and theater. This year, there are activities for children, performances about Indian revolutionaries, puppetry shows, and events related to films and literature.
- The festival began in 1999.
3. Which company won the 2023 ATD Development Best Award?
Ans:- NTPC Limited
NTPC Limited, the country’s largest power generating company has been honored with ‘ATD Best Awards 2023‘ by the Association for Talent Development (ATD), USA. This is the sixth time that NTPC Limited has won this award for demonstrating enterprise success in the field of talent development.
- The NTPC Limited was established on 7 November 1975.
- Chairman: Gurdeep Singh.
4. Who has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Myntra?
Ans:- Ranbir Kapoor
Myntra has announced the appointment of actor Ranbir Kapoor as its brand ambassador.
- Flipkart is the parent company of Myntra.
- Kiara Advani is the female brand ambassador of Myntra.
5. Which day is celebrated as the International Day of Women and Girls in Science?
Ans:- 11 February
The International Day of Women and Girls in Science is an annual observance adopted by the United Nations General Assembly to promote the full and equal access and participation of women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields.
- It is the 8th International Day of Women and Girls in Science.
- Theme: Innovate, Demonstrate, Elevate, Advance, and Sustain (IDEAS).
6. Who has been awarded ATMA Lifetime Achievement Award?
Ans:- K.M. Mammen
MRF’s chairman and managing director KM Mammen has been honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Automotive Tyre Manufacturers’ Association (ATMA).
7. Who has been awarded with Hurun India Award 2022 for his/her remarkable achievement in the world of business?
Ans:- VP Nandakumar.
Hurun India celebrates wealth, innovation, and growth through its awards. On 2nd Feb 2023, the 10th edition of the Most Respected Entrepreneurs Awards Dinner was hosted in Mumbai. The awards are prestigious.
8. Where has India’s 1st ever Formula E-race has been organized?
The Minister of Sports, Anurag Singh Thakur, started the Formula E Championship in Hyderabad on February 11, 2023. The Formula E Championship is a type of car racing competition. It uses electric-powered vehicles to race against each other on various tracks around the world. The competition was created with the goal of promoting sustainable transportation and clean energy, as well as exciting and high-speed motorsports action.
- Hyderabad is the 27th city in the world to host Formula E race.
9. Who has launched ‘Mars mission’ on Blue Origin’s New Glenn?
Amazon’s founder Jeff Bezos led Blue Origin scored a big contract from the American space agency, NASA, to launch a mission to Mars.
- Blue Origin was founded in 2000 by Jeff Bezos.
- Full form of NASA: National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
10. Recently Anti-Copying law comes into which state?
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