09 Feb 2023: Current affairs for IAS/PCS, Banking, IBPS, SSC, Railway etc

This section contains daily current affairs taken from all major newspapers and magazines like - The Hindu, Indian Express, PIB, Live Mint, RSTV etc.

These current affairs are written in a easy to remember format and are useful for UPSC, IAS/PCS, Banking, IBPS, SSC, Railway, UPPSC, RPSC, BPSC, MPPSC, TNPSC, MPSC, KPSC and other competition exams.

National Convention on "Women as Foundation of Value-based Society"

The National Convention on "Women as Foundation of Value-based Society" is to be launched by President of India at Gurugram's Om Shanti Retreat Center.

A nationwide awareness campaign called "Empowering the Family" will also be launched by her.

World's First Living Heritage University

Visva-Bharati University in Santiniketan, West Bengal was founded by Rabindranath in 1921.

It will soon receive the UNESCO "heritage" tag.

This will allow it to be the first university of living heritage.

UNESCO was Founded in November 1945, it has it's headquarter in Paris, France.

Kala Ghoda Arts Festival

The Kala Ghoda Arts Festival is Asia's biggest multicultural festival.

The festival is for 9 days organized by the Kala Ghoda association of the Kala Ghoda area of South Bombay.

Safer Internet Day 2023

This year's Safer Internet Day took place on 7 February 2023.

The theme for Safer Internet Day 2023 is "Want to talk about it? Making space for conversations about life online."

The "Operation Dost"

As part of "Operation Dost," India is deploying a field hospital, supplies, and rescue personnel to the earthquake-stricken countries of Turkey and Syria.

A 7.8-magnitude earthquake that occurred while people were asleep destroyed thousands of buildings.