Friday, June 14, 2024

Daily Current Affairs 21st May 2024, Important News Headlines (Daily GK Update)

Must read

International News

Mohammad Mokhber, Iran’s Acting President and His Journey

Mohammad Mokhber, born on June 26, 1955, in Dezful, Iran, is a prominent figure in Iranian politics. He holds two doctoral degrees, one in international law and another in management, along with a master’s degree in management.

Sports News

Indian Para Athlete Deepthi Jeevanji Wins Gold and Sets New World Record

Indian Para Athlete Deepthi Jeevanji Wins Gold and Sets New World Record

Indian para-athlete Deepthi Jeevanji etched her name in history by winning the gold medal in the women’s T20 400m event at the World Para Athletics Championships 2024. Her stunning performance on Monday not only secured India’s first gold medal at the prestigious event but also set a new world record time of 55.07 seconds.

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty Triumph at Thailand Open 2024

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty Triumph at Thailand Open 2024

The world’s third-ranked Indian badminton pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty etched their names in glory by winning the coveted Thailand Open 2024 men’s doubles title. In a thrilling final clash on May 19, 2024, the dynamic duo defeated the Chinese pair of Chen Bo Yang and Liu Yi with a scoreline of 21-15, 21-15, in a match that lasted 46 minutes.

Alexander Zverev and Iga Swiatek Reign Supreme at Italian Open 2024

Alexander Zverev and Iga Swiatek Reign Supreme at Italian Open 2024

German tennis star Alexander Zverev etched his name in history by winning the Italian Open singles title for the second time. The 25-year-old defeated the first-time Masters finalist, Nicolas Jarry of Chile, in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5, to claim his eighth overall Masters title.

Neeraj Chopra Shines at Federation Cup 2024 Athletics Meet

Neeraj Chopra Shines at Federation Cup 2024 Athletics Meet

Indian athletic sensation Neeraj Chopra continued his dominance in the men’s javelin throw event, clinching the gold medal with a modest effort of 82.27m at the prestigious Federation Cup 2024 in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The 26-year-old Olympic champion showcased his prowess in his first competitive outing in India since his historic triumph three years ago.

Important Days

International Tea Day 2024, Date, History and Objective

Daily Current Affairs 21st May 2024, Important News Headlines (Daily GK Update)_8.1

On Tuesday, May 21, 2024, tea enthusiasts and advocates worldwide will come together to commemorate International Tea Day. This annual celebration honors the rich cultural heritage, economic significance, and environmental impact of the humble tea leaf. As we raise our cups in reverence, let us delve into the history, themes, and objectives that underpin this cherished occasion.

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development 2024: Celebrating Unity in Diversity

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development 2024

On May 21st, the world celebrates the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. This important day, designated by UNESCO, aims to highlight the richness of global cultures and the vital role of intercultural dialogue in achieving peace and sustainable development.

Obituaries News

Banking Icon N Vaghul Passes Away at 88

Banking Icon N Vaghul Passes Away at 88

The Indian banking industry mourns the loss of a legendary figure, N Vaghul, who passed away on Saturday in Chennai at the age of 88. Vaghul, a former chairman of ICICI Bank, left an indelible mark on the financial sector with his visionary leadership and commitment to excellence.

Daily Current Affairs 21st May 2024, Important News Headlines (Daily GK Update)_11.1

Latest article