Current Affairs Today in Hindi - 12 April 2020

 राष्ट्रीय 

यहाँ SHIELD का अर्थ है:

  • भौगोलिक अंकन के बाद तत्काल क्षेत्र / परिवेश की सील
  • क्षेत्र में रहने वाले सभी लोगों का घर क्वारंटाइन
  • पहले और दूसरे संपर्क वाले लोगों के आइसोलेशन और ट्रेकिंग
  • वस्तुओं की आवश्यक आपूर्ति सुनिश्चित की जाती है
  • अधिकारियों द्वारा क्षेत्र के स्थानीय स्वच्छता
  • क्षेत्र में रहने वाले सभी लोगों की डोर-टू-डोर स्वास्थ्य जाँच 

एनसीएल ने भारत इलेक्ट्रॉनिक्स लिमिटेड, पुणे (बीईएल) के साथ भागीदारी की।

  • सीएसआईआर-राष्ट्रीय रासायनिक प्रयोगशाला (एनसीएल) पुणे, महाराष्ट्र ने शमन के भीतर डिजिटल आईआर थर्मामीटर और ऑक्सीजन संवर्धन इकाई (ओईयू) और विकसित किया है। एनसीएल ने भारत इलेक्ट्रॉनिक्स लिमिटेड, पुणे (बीईएल) के साथ भागीदारी की है।
  • डिजिटल इंफ्रा-रेड (IR) थर्मामीटर के लिए प्राथमिक और महत्वपूर्ण घटक है। 

अंतरराष्ट्रीय

चीन ने HDFC के 1.75 करोड़ शेयर खरीदे

एशिया की सबसे बड़ी इकॉनमी चीन के शेयर बाजारों में आई गिरावट का फायदा उठाना शुरू कर दिया है।पीपुल्स बैंक ऑफ चाइना ने हाउजिंग लोन देने वाली देश की दिग्गज कंपनी HDFC लिमिटेड के 1.75 करोड़ शेयर खरीद लिए हैं। शेयर बाजार से मिले आंकड़ों के मुताबिक, चीन के केंद्रीय बैंक ने एचडीएफसी लिमिटेड के 1,74,92,909 शेयर खरीदे हैं, जो कंपनी की एक फीसदी हिस्सेदारी है।

1.01% हो गई चीन की हिस्सेदारी

एचडीएफसी लिमिटेड के वाइस चेयरमैन एवं सीईओ केकी मिस्त्री ने कहा है कि पीपुल्स बैंक ऑफ चाइना के पास मार्च 2019 तक कंपनी में हिस्सेदारी 0.80% थी, जो मार्च 2020 में बढ़कर 1.01% पर पहुंच गई।

बैंकिंग और अर्थव्यवस्था

जन लघु वित्त बैंक ने डिजीजनडिजिटल बैंकिंग प्लेटफॉर्म लॉन्च किया

  • जन लघु वित्त बैंक ने “डिजीजन” एक डिजिटल बैंकिंग प्लेटफॉर्म लॉन्च किया है, जहां ग्राहक डिजिटल रूप से बचत खाता और सावधि जमा, किसी भी समय, कहीं भी खोल सकते हैं।
  • डिजीजन ऑन बोर्डिंग एक खाता खोलने के लिए तीन-चरण की प्रक्रिया है।
  • बैंक ग्राहक बचत खाते पर 4.5 प्रतिशत ब्याज दरों के लिए पात्र हैं जिनमें न्यूनतम शेष राशि नहीं है और सावधि जमाओं पर 7.5 प्रतिशत तक की ब्याज दर है। 

एसीसी ने बैंक बोर्ड ब्यूरो के सदस्यों के कार्यकाल को 2 वर्ष बढ़ा दिया

  • मंत्रिमंडल की नियुक्ति समिति (एसीसी) ने सभी सदस्यों के कार्यकाल के विस्तार और बैंक बोर्ड ब्यूरो (बीबीबी) के वर्तमान अंशकालिक अध्यक्ष को 2 साल के लिए मंजूरी दे दी है, जो 11 अप्रैल, 2020 को समाप्त हो रहा है।
  • कार्मिक और प्रशिक्षण विभाग में पूर्व सचिव, भानुप्रताप शर्मा, बोर्ड के अंशकालिक सदस्य के पद पर बने रहेंगे। 

दिवस

मानव अंतरिक्ष उड़ान का अंतर्राष्ट्रीय दिवस 2020:

  • मानव अंतरिक्ष उड़ान 2020 का अंतर्राष्ट्रीय दिवस 12 अप्रैल, 2020 को मनाया गया। यह दिन मानव जाति के लिए अंतरिक्ष युग की शुरुआत का जश्न मनाने, अंतरिक्ष विज्ञान और प्रौद्योगिकी के योगदान और सुनिश्चित करने के लिए है।
  • संयुक्त राष्ट्र महासभा ने 7 अप्रैल, 2011 को अपने प्रस्ताव में 12 अप्रैल को अंतर्राष्ट्रीय अंतरिक्ष दिवस के रूप में मनाए जाने की घोषणा की थी।
  • 12 अप्रैल, 1961 को, एक सोवियत नागरिक, यूरी गगारिन द्वारा पहली मानव अंतरिक्ष उड़ान भरी गई थी, जो बाहरी अंतरिक्ष में जाने वाले पहले व्यक्ति बन गए थे। मिशन ने अंतरिक्ष अन्वेषण के लिए कई रास्ते खोले, जिससे अगली पीढ़ियों को फायदा हुआ।

Current Affairs Today in English- 12 April 2020

National 

Delhi Government Launches “Operation SHIELD” .

  • Here SHIELD stands for:
  1. a) Sealing of the immediate area/surroundings after geographical marking
  2. b) Home quarantine of all the people living in the area
  3. c) Isolation and tracing of people who have been first and second contacts
  4. d) Essential supply of commodities is ensured
  5. e) Local sanitisation of the area by authorities
  6. f) Door-to-door health checks of everyone living in the area 

CSIR-NCL & BEL ink partnership to developed IR Thermometer and OEU

  • CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory (NCL) Pune, Maharashtra has designed and developed Digital IR Thermometer and Oxygen Enrichment Unit (OEU) to assist within the mitigation. To speed-up, the project NCL has partnered with Bharat Electronics Ltd, Pune (BEL).
  • The Oxygen Enrichment Unit is that the other technology that’s in great demand within the treatment. 

International 

People’s Bank of China now owns 1.01% stake in HDFC

  • The People’s Bank of China (PBOC), which is the Central Bank of China now owns 1.01% stake in the Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC).
  • As per the data submitted by PBOC to BSE, it held 1.75 crore shares of HDFC during the quarter that ended in March 2020. However, PBOC already owned 0.8 percent earlier.
  • As per norms, businesses are required to disclose shareholding of over 1 percent at the end of every quarter. The disclosure has been made now by PBOC because the ownership has hit the 1 percent regulatory threshold.

Banking and Economy

Jana Small Finance Bank launches “DigiGen” digital banking platform

  • Jana Small Finance Bank has launched “DigiGen” a digital banking platform where customers can digitally open a savings account and fixed deposit instantly, any time, anywhere.
  • DigiGen onboarding is a three-step process to open an account.
  • Bank customers are eligible for 4.5 per cent interest rates on savings account with no minimum balance and up to 7.5 per cent interest on fixed deposits.

ACC approves extension of Bank Board Bureau members’ tenure by 2 years

  • The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the extension of tenure of all members and the current part-time chairman of the Bank Board Bureau(BBB) by 2 years, which is coming to an end on April 11,2020.
  • The former Secretary in the Department of Personnel and Training, Bhanu Pratap Sharma, will continue to hold the post of part-time member of the board.

Days

International Day of Human Space Flight 2020: History of Human in Space, Background and Other Details

  • International Day of Human Space Flight 2020: The International Day of Human Space Flight 2020 was observed on April 12, 2020. The day is to celebrate the beginning of the space era for mankind, the contribution of space science and technology and to ensure the realization to maintain outer space for peaceful purposes.
  • The United Nations General Assembly in its resolution on April 7, 2011, had declared April 12 to be celebrated as International Day of Human Space Flight.
  • On April 12, 1961, the first human space flight was carried out by Yuri Gagarin, a Soviet citizen, who became the first person to journey into outer space. The mission opened several pathways for space exploration, which benefited the next generations.

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