Current Affairs-2019 October 7TH

Durga Puja in Bengal

Today is Maha Navami – Saradiya Durga Puja is being celebrated all over India.


ISLAMIC FATWA: Mufti Asad Qasmi, a cleric associated with Darul Uloom Deoband has slammed and issued fatwa against TMC Lok Sabha member Nusrat Jahan for her participating in Hindu rituals and said the actor should change her name and religion because she is defaming Islam and Muslims by her actions. Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chairman , Waseem Rizvi, said Jahan was free to wear emblems of Hindu marriage like sindur, bindi or mangalsutra.

Junagadh: A bridge near Malanka village here collapsed owing to incessant rainfall in the region. Several are said to be trapped and suffered injuries in the incident.

Kolkata: Beleghata Durga Puja committee, with a senior TMC leader as its patron, has courted controversy by playing Azaan along with Sanskrit hymns as the theme music of the festivities, drawing threat of legal action.

AP High Court: President Ram Nath Kovind issued an order appointing Justice Maheshwari as the first regular Chief Justice of AP High Court.

Jammu and Kashmir: Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday directed lifting an over two-month-old advisory which had asked tourists to leave the Valley due to ‘terror threat’.The governor directed withdrawal of the advisory with effect from October 10.

RAFALE: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will meet French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Tuesday and receive the first of the 36 Rafale aircraft in the French port city of Bordeaux, where he will perform ‘Shastra Puja’ on the occasion of Dussehra and take a sortie in the fighter jet.

SPG: The Cabinet Secretariat has, in an executive order, amended the SPG Act, making it mandatory for Special Protection Group personnel to accompany their protectees on foreign trips as well. The latest executive order, clearly states that as per the new guidelines issued by the Cabinet Secretariat, it will now be mandatory for the SPG protectees to submit every detail of their foreign trips.

Aarey colony : Supreme Court on Monday restrained authorities from cutting any more trees in Mumbai’s Aarey colony for a Metro car shed but its order came amid an admission by the Maharashtra government that whatever was required to be cut has already been done.


Kabul: At least 10 people were killed and 27 wounded Monday when a bomb hit a bus carrying army recruits in Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan. “The bomb was placed in a motorcycle. Unfortunately, 10 civilians including a child were killed and 27 were wounded in this incident,” said governor spokesman Ataullah Khogyani.

Singapore: An Indian-origin Singaporean judge has been sworn in by Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah as a judicial commissioner of the Supreme Court of the sultanate. Kannan Ramesh’s appointment is for a two-year period and the 54-year-old Justice will continue to hold his position as a full-time judge of the Supreme Court of Singapore.

Kathmandu: Police have arrested the former speaker of Nepal’s parliament after a female employee in the assembly accused him of rape. Krishna Bahadur Mahara was arrested late Sunday after the district court ordered his arrest.

Islamabad: In a major setback for Pakistan, the Asia Pacific Group (APG) of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has concluded that Islamabad has not taken sufficient measures to fully implement UNSCR 1267 obligations against 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed and other individuals associated with LeT, JuD, FIF, among other terror groups.

CHINA: Communist Party of China celebrates 70 years in power

New Delhi: Former India cricketer Mohammad Kaif on Sunday lashed out at Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and termed the country as “a safe breeding ground for terrorists.”

Mahabalipuram: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping in Mahabalipuram later this week for the second informal summit between them after the first in Wuhan, China, in April 2018.

Google Chrome has announced that it will now ensure that HTTPS websites load only secure content. Chrome 79 will start blocking mixed content by default, where subresources on the page are loaded insecurely over http:// to help improve user privacy and security on the web, the official blog notes.


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NOBEL PRIZE MEDICINE : Two scientists from the United States and one from Britain won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for finding how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, paving the way for new strategies to fight diseases such as anaemia and cancer. The Nobel award-giving body said US-born researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza shared the prize equally with Peter Ratcliffe, who was born in Britain.”The seminal discoveries by this year’s Nobel laureates revealed the mechanism for one of life’s most essential adaptive processes,” the Nobel Assembly at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute said in a statement on awarding the prize of 9 million Swedish crowns ($913,000).

RSS: HCL founder and chairman Shiv Nadar will be the chief guest at the Vijayadashmi function of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) to be held in Nagpur on Tuesday. In the history of the RSS, this would be the first time that a corporate is being invited to the function — a keenly watched annual event where RSS chief speaks out the organisation’s agenda for the year ahead.

विभिन्न संस्थाओं के संस्कृत ध्येय वाक्य [Objective Statement]Motto

अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान- शरीरमाद्यं खलुधर्मसाधनम्
आन्ध्र विश्वविद्यालय- तेजस्विनावधीतमस्तु
आल इंडिया रेडियो- सर्वजन हिताय सर्वजनसुखाय
इंडिया विश्वविद्यालय का राष्ट्रीय विधि विद्यालय- धर्मो रक्षति रक्षितः
इंडोनेशिया-जलसेना – जलेष्वेव जयामहे (इंडोनेशिया)
इन्द्रप्रस्थ विश्वविद्यालय- ज्योतिर्व्रणीत तमसो विज्ञानन
उच्चतम न्यायालय- यतो धर्मस्ततो जयः
कालीकट विश्वविद्यालय- निर्भय कर्मणा श्री
काशी हिन्दू विश्वविद्यालय:- विद्ययाऽमृतमश्नुते
केन्द्रीय माध्यमिक शिक्षा बोर्ड- असतो मा सद्गमय
केन्द्रीय विद्यालय- तत् त्वं पूषन् अपावृणु
केरल विश्वविद्यालय- कर्मणि व्यज्यते प्रज्ञा
कोलंबो विश्वविद्यालय- (श्रीलंका)- बुद्धि: सर्वत्र भ्राजते
गुजरात राष्ट्रीय विधि विश्वविद्यालय- आनो भद्राः क्रतवो यन्तु विश्वतः
गुरुकुल काङ्गडी विश्वविद्यालय- ब्रह्मचर्येण तपसा देवा मृत्युमपाघ्नत
गोवा राज्य- सर्वे भद्राणि पश्यन्तु, मा कश्चिद् दुःखभाग्भवेत्।
गोविंद बल्लभ पंत अभियांत्रिकी महाविद्यालय, पौड़ी- तमसो मा ज्योतिर्गमय
जल सेना- शं नो वरुणः
डाक तार विभाग- अहर्निशं सेवामहे
थल सेना- सेवा अस्माकं धर्मः
दिल्ली विश्वविद्यालय- निष्ठा धृति: सत्यम्
दूरदर्शन- सत्यं शिवं सुन्दरम्
देवी अहिल्या विश्वविद्यालय, इन्दौर- धियो यो नः प्रचोदयात्
नेपाल सरकार- जननी जन्मभूमिश्च स्वर्गादपि गरीयसी
नेशनल कौंसिल फॉर टीचर एजुकेशन- गुरुर्गुरुतमो धाम
पश्चिम बंगाल राष्ट्रीय न्यायिक विज्ञान विश्वविद्यालय-
पेरादेनिया विश्वविद्यालय- सर्वस्य लोचनशास्त्रम्
प्रौद्योगिकी महाविद्यालय, त्रिवेन्द्रम- कर्मज्यायो हि अकर्मण:
बंगाल अभियांत्रिकी एवं विज्ञान विश्वविद्यालय,
बिरला प्रौद्योगिकी एवं विज्ञान संस्थान, पिलानी- ज्ञानं परमं बलम्
भारत सरकार- सत्यमेव जयते
भारतीय जीवन बीमा निगम- योगक्षेमं वहाम्यहम्
भारतीय तट रक्षक- वयम् रक्षामः
भारतीय प्रबंधन संस्थान अहमदाबाद- विद्या विनियोगाद्विकास:
भारतीय प्रबंधन संस्थान कोझीकोड- योगः कर्मसु कौशलम्
भारतीय प्रबंधन संस्थान बंगलौर- तेजस्वि नावधीतमस्तु
भारतीय प्रशासनिक कर्मचारी महाविद्यालय, हैदराबाद- संगच्छध्वं संवदध्वम्
भारतीय प्रशासनिक सेवा अकादमी- योगः कर्मसु कौशलम्
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान कानपुर- तमसो मा ज्योतिर्गमय
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान खड़गपुर- योगः कर्मसुकौशलम्
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान चेन्नई- सिद्धिर्भवति कर्मजा
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान मुंबई- ज्ञानं परमं ध्येयम्
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान रुड़की- श्रमं विना नकिमपि साध्यम्
भारतीय राष्ट्रीय विज्ञानं अकादमी- हव्याभिर्भगः सवितुर्वरेण्यम्
भारतीय सांख्यिकी संस्थान- भिन्नेष्वेकस्य दर्शनम्
मदनमोहन मालवीय अभियांत्रिकी महाविद्यालय गोरखपुर- योगः कर्मसु कौशलम्
मुंबई पुलिस- सद्रक्षणाय खलनिग्रहणाय
मोतीलाल नेहरू राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, इलाहाबाद- सिद्धिर्भवति कर्मजा
मोराटुवा विश्वविद्यालय (श्रीलंका)- विद्यैव सर्वधनम्
युक्तिहीने विचारे तु धर्महानि: प्रजायते
राजस्थान विश्वविद्यालय- धर्मो विश्वस्य जगतः प्रतिष्ठा
राष्ट्रवादी लेखक संघ- राष्ट्राय स्वाहा, न इदं मम
राष्ट्रीय शैक्षिक अनुसंधान और प्रशिक्षण परिषद्-
लोक सभा- धर्मचक्र प्रवर्तनाय
वनस्थली विद्यापीठ- सा विद्या या विमुक्तये।
वायु सेना- नभःस्पृशं दीप्तम्
विश्वविद्यालय अनुदान आयोग[UGC]- ज्ञान-विज्ञानं विमुक्तये
विश्वेश्वरैया राष्ट्रीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, नागपुर- योग: कर्मसु कौशलम्
शिवपुर- उत्तिष्ठत जाग्रत प्राप्य वरान् निबोधत
श्रम मंत्रालय- श्रम एव जयते
श्री वैंकटेश्वर विश्वविद्यालय- ज्ञानं सम्यग् वेक्षणम्
संत स्टीफन महाविद्यालय, दिल्ली- सत्यमेव विजयते नानृतम्
संपूणानंद संस्कृत विश्वविद्यालय- श्रुतं मे गोपाय
सेना इंजीनियर रेजिमेन्ट- सर्वत्र
सेना ई एम ई कोर- कर्मह हि धर्मह
सेना एयर डिफेन्स- आकाशेय शत्रुन् जहि
सेना कश्मीर लाइट इंफैन्ट्री- बलिदानं वीर-लक्ष्यम्?
सेना कुमायू रेजिमेन्ट- पराक्रमो विजयते
सेना गढवाल रायफल- युद्धया कृत निश्चयः
सेना ग्रेनेडियर रेजिमेन्ट.- सर्वदा शक्तिशालिम्
सेना जम्मू काश्मीर रायफल- प्रस्थ रणवीरता?
सेना डोगरा रेजिमेन्ट- कर्तव्यम् अन्वात्मा
सेना महार रेजिमेन्ट- यश सिद्धि?
सेना मेडिकल कोर- सर्वे संतु निरामया ..
सेना राजपूत बटालियन- सर्वत्र विजये
सेना राजपूताना राजफल- वीर भोग्या वसुन्धरा
सेना शिक्षा कोर- विद्यैव बलम्
सैन्य अनुसंधान केंद्र- बलस्य मूलं विज्ञानम्
सैन्य विद्यालय- युद्धं प्रगायय?
हिंदी अकादमी- अहं राष्ट्री संगमनी वसूनाम्