Current affairs of January-22

Current affairs of January-22

Current affairs of January-22

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National
Kerela High Court becomes the country’s first paperless HC.
DRDO celebrated its 64th foundation day on 1st January 2022.
PM Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports university in Meerut.
Dr Nikita Sokal has won the title of Mrs India Galaxy 2021.
V.K Tripathy has been appointed as the new CEO of the railway board.
Vini Mahajan was made the secretary in the ministry of Jal shakti.
Alka Mittal has been appointed as the first women CMD of ONGC.
Harpreet Chandi becomes the first Indian origin woman to travel solo to the South Pole.
T S Trimurthy was appointed as the chairman of the UN Anti Terrorism Committee.
VS Pathania has been appointed as the 24th Chief of the Indian Coast Guard.
India has won the 8th Under 19 Asia Cup defeating Sri Lanka in Dubai.
Arif Khan becomes the first Indian to qualify for 2 winter Olympic events.
Danish Siddiqui was posthumously honored with Mumbai Press club’s Redink award 2020.
Jesse Chowdhary has achieved the first Guinness world record on Numerology.
The famous social worker Sidhutai Sapkal was popularly known as “Mother of Orphan children”/ “Mother Teressa of Maharashtra” passed away recently.
Indian council of medical research has approved the first indigenous test kit named “Omisure” to detect Omicron variants.
PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the “Bina Panki” multiproduct pipeline project in Uttar Pradesh.
International
Amy Barnshimt become the first woman to lead a nuclear carrier ship in the US Navy.
The famous American actress Betty White who passed away recently was popularly known as “Golden Girl”.
Russia has launched its first Nuclear powered Ice breaker named Sibir.
This year Germany will chair the G7.

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