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The blog will have included all the important topics of current affairs like Important appointments, awards given on February 2023, Important days and their theme. We have included only the most important and most expected current affairs of February 2023.
One liner Current Affairs of February 2023
In this section we will cover all the miscellaneous current affairs of February 2023. Go through this section three to four times you will remember all these current affairs.
- India ranked 136th in the World Happiness Index 2023 and this report is published by the UN Sustainable Development Solution Network. Finland ranked 1st in the Happiness Index.
- Visva-Bharati University became the World’s first Living Heritage University declared by UNESCO. This University was founded by Rabindranath Tagore in 1921 in Shantiniketan, West Bengal.
- 12 Cheetahs are brought from South Africa and released in Kuno National Park, Madhya Pradesh under the Cheetah Rehabilitation Project.
- Delhi Metro launched India’s first Train Control and Supervision System, It is all done Automatically.
- India has launched Operation Dost to extend assistance to earthquake-hit Turkey and Syria.
- Recently Scientist has discovered 12 Moons in Jupiter with this Jupiter now having a total of 92 Moon overtaken Saturn for having the highest number of moons.
- India’s first ever Lithium reserves found in Jammu and Kashmir. It is estimated to be 5.9 M tonnes.
- Repo Rate of the RBI is increased to 6.5%.
- The 36th Surajkund International crafts mela has been inaugurated by Jageep Dhankar (Vice President of India) held in Faridabad, Haryana.
- Yaya Tso became the first biodiversity heritage site of Ladakh.
- Prime Minister Narendar Modi has laid the foundation stone for India’s 5th Nano Urea Plant in Deoghar, Jharkhand.
- Laadli Bahna Yojana was launched in Madhya Pradesh by CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan, in the scheme 1000 months will be given to Sisters.
- 14th edition of Aero India 2023 held in Bangalore. It is the biggest air show of Asia.
- iNCOVACC is India’s first intra-nasal Covid-19 vaccine. It is developed by Bharat Biotech.
- First nuclear plant of North India will be built in Gorakhpur, Haryana.
- EX-DUSTLIK a military Training exercise has been conducted between Indian and Uzbekistan Army.
- India and Japan conducted the 4th edition of DHARMA GUARDIAN-2023 Military Exercise.
- Bangalore is considered the world’s 2nd slowest city to drive, according to the TomTom Traffic Index Report.
- India conducted TARKASH exercise with the USA for countering Terrorism.
- “Khanan Prahari” Mobile App launched by the Ministry of Coal to stop illegal Coal Mining.
- India’s first hybrid sounding rocket launched from Pattipulam village , Tamil Nadu.
- The Punjab government has organised the first state-level ‘Shrimp Mela’.
- Indian Air Force has developed the Vayu Link platform for steady jammer-proof communication.
- India collaborated with Spain on digital infrastructure, climate action and sustainable energy.
- India Army got World’s first fully operational SWARM Drone System.
- Rayyana Barnawi will be the first female astronaut of Saudi Arabia.
- India’s first National Metro Rail Knowledge centre has been built in New Delhi by GA Info Pvt Ltd.
- World Hindi Conference 2023, 12th edition was held in Fiji. It was inaugurated by external affairs minister S. Jaishankar and Fiji PM Sitiveni Rubuka. World Hindi Day is observed on 10th January.
- Kala Ghoda Arts Festival has been celebrated in Maharashtra.
- Orange Festival is celebrated in Nagaland.
- India became the world’s highest milk producer country. Total of 24% of Milk is produced by India.
- Bhupender Yadav has launched ‘Save Wetlands Campaign’ for Wetland Conservation.
- Indore city became the first urban body in India to introduce green bonds, which will be used to set up ‘Solar Power Plant’.
- Google introduced AI chatbot “Bard ”, in competition to the Microsoft AI Chatbot ChatGPT.
- India, France and UAE established the Trilateral Cooperation Initiative, in the Energy, Defence and Economy Field.
- Vision for All School Eye Health Program has been launched by Goa State Government.
- Odessa, a World Heritage Site of Ukraine, is declared in Danger due to a Russian attack.
- 30th National Children Science Congress was organised in Ahmedabad.
- Uttar Pradesh has launched ‘Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan’ to empower Underprivileged Girls.
- India’s first Green Solar Panel Factory will be built by Luminous company in Uttarakhand.
Sports Current affairs of February 2023
- Australia won the title of 2023 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup defeating South Africa. This T20 World Cup was hosted by South Africa.
- Saurashtra won the “Ranji Trophy 2023” title defeating West Bengal.
- Jean-Eric Vergne won the title of Formula E World Championship Race host in Hyderabad (first time it was hosted by India).
- Maharashtra won the maximum Medal at 5th Khelo India Youth Games 2022 hosted in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.
- Saudi Arabia will host the Asian Football Cup of 2027.
- Vignesh NR became India’s 80th Chess Grandmaster.
- Carlos Alcaraz won the Argentina Open title 2023.
- TATA Group has become the title sponsor for Women’s Premier League.
- Smriti Mandhana became the most expensive player for Women’s of Women Premier League 2023 by Royal challengers Bangalore.
- Ravichandran Ashwin became the fastest Indian to pick up 450 Test wickets.
- Aditi Ashok (Golfer) won the Kenya Ladies Open Title 2023.
- ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police) won the National Ice Hockey Championship 2023.
All the important appointment in February 2023
- Neal Mohan has been appointed as the New CEO of Youtube.
- B.V.R. Subrahmanyam has been appointed as the CEO of NITI Aayog.
- Ruchira Kamboj has been appointed as Chairman of 62nd session of UN Commission For Social Development.
- Neekhat Zareen was appointed as the brand Ambassador of NMDC (National Mineral Development Corporation) Limited.
- M.V. Suchindra Kumar appointed as vice Chief of Indian Army.
- Amar Preet Singh appointed as new Vice Chief of Indian Air Force.
- Ayushmann Khurrana has become the National Ambassador for children’s rights of UNICEF.
- Nikos Christodoulides became the President of Cyprus.
- Shahabuddin Chuppu elected as the 22nd President of Bangladesh.
- K. Satyanarayan Raju has been appointed as Managing Director and CEO of Canara Bank.
- Harmanpreet Kaur has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of “PUMA India”.
- Petr Pavel became the new President of the Czech Republic.
Newly appointed Governor of the State of India
- Ramesh Bais appointed as the governor of Maharashtra.
- Kaiwalya Trivilram Parnaik appointed as the governor of Arunachal Pradesh.
- Lakshman Prasad Acharya appointed as the governor of Sikkim.
- C P Radhakrishnan appointed as the governor of Jharkhand.
- Shiv Pratap Shukla appointed as the governor of Himachal Pradesh.
- Gulab Chand Kataria appointed as the governor of Assam.
- S. Abdul Nazeer appointed as the governor of Andhra Pradesh.
- Biswa Bhusan Harichandan was appointed as the governor of Chhattisgarh.
- Anusuiya Uikey appointed as the governor of Manipur.
- La. Ganesan appointed as the governor of Nagaland.
- Phagu Chauhan appointed as the governor of Meghalaya.
- Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar appointed as the Governor of Bihar.
- B.D. Mishra was appointed as the Lt. Governor of Ladakh.
Awards given in February 2023
- All Quiet on the Western Front won the best film Award at “BAFTA Awards 2023”.
- Ricky Kej along with Stewart Copeland won the Grammy Award.
- Karthik Subramaniam has won the National Geographic’s photo of the year contest 2023.
- Kollam district of Kerala won Swaraj Trophy 2021-2022 for Best District Panchayat.
- Karnataka Bank has been awarded with ‘Digidhan Award’, for achieving the target with highest % in BHIM-UPI transactions.
- Appasaheb Dharmadikari (Social Worker) has been honoured with Maharashtra Bhushan Award for 2022 (Highest Civilian Award of Maharashtra Government).
- International Mother Language Award given to Dr. Mahendra Kumar Mishra by PM Sheikh Hasina.
Dadasaheb Phalke IIFA awards 2023
- Best Film: The Kashmir Files.
- Best Actor: Ranbir Kapoor
- Best Actress: Alia Bhatt.
All the important days of February 2023
- World Wetland Day is celebrated on 2nd February, ‘Wetland Restoration’ is declared the theme of World wetland day 2023.
- World Cancer Day is celebrated on 4th February and the theme for 2023 is “Close the Care Gap”.
- World Pulses Day is celebrated on 10th February. Theme for 2023 is “Pulses for a Sustainable Future ”.
- World Radio Day is observed on 13th February. And the theme for 2023 is “Radio and Peace”.
- International Mother Language Day is observed on 21st of February, and the theme for 2023 is “Multilingual Education – a necessity to transform education”.
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