Daily Current Affairs for BBA & Hotel Management Exam: 11th February 2022

By Rajat Pandey|Updated : February 11th, 2022
  • Current Affairs plays a vital role in the preparation of BBA & IPM and HM Entrance exams. Current Affairs keep you update about the happenings around the world. The majority of questions asked in the exam are from the latest current affairs. 
  • Current Affairs not only keeps you up to date but also provides you a better perspective and knowledge about the important burning issues worldwide.

 State Affairs

1. Surat to get India’s first bullet train station

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  • Surat is set to have its own bullet train station by December 2024, which will be India’s first bullet train station
  • The station will be built along Mumbai-Ahmedabad route, which is again country's first bullet train route.
  • Station will have external facade and interiors of the station resemble a sparkling diamond - the pride of Surat city.
  • It is being constructed by National High-Speed Rail Corporation Ltd (NHSRCL)
  • Cost of bullet train project: ₹1 lakh crore.

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 Arts & Culture

2. India Pavilion inaugurated at 72nd Berlinale European Film Market 2022

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  • India Pavilion has been inaugurated at 72nd Berlinale European Film Market 2022.
  • It is organized on the sidelines of Berlin International Film Festival.
  • Its inaugural session was hosted by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, National Film Development Corporation and Confederation of Indian Industry.
  • India Pavilion offers sneak peek into cinemas of India and the beautiful locales which beacon film makers to come to India.
  • It will remain live till 17th February.

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 Banking & Finance

3. RBI reopens Voluntary Retention Route with investment limit of ₹2,50,000 cr

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  • Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has increased investment limit in Voluntary Retention Route (VRR) from Rs. 1,50,000 crores to Rs. 2,50,000 crores.
  • This increased limit shall be open for allotment from April 1, 2022.
  • Minimum retention period: 3 years
  • Investment limit available for fresh allotment shall accordingly be ₹1,04,800 crore
  • It will be available ‘on tap’ and allotted on ‘1st come, 1st served’ basis
  • VRR was introduced for FPIs in debts in 2019 with ₹1,50,000 crore limit

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 National & International Appointments

4. Pradip Shah appointed as Chairman of Pfizer India

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  • Pradip Shah has been appointed as the Chairman of Pfizer India, which is the leading biopharmaceutical companies across the globe
  • He succeeded R A Shah as the chairman, who resigned on 3rd February.
  • He also served as the ex-managing director and founding member of CRISIL, India’s first and the largest credit rating agency
  • He has also served as a consultant to USAID, World Bank, and Asian Development Bank.

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 National & International Organizations

5. Mumbai 5th most-congested city in TomTom Traffic Index Ranking 2021

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  • TomTom Traffic Index Ranking 2021 has been released covering 404 cities across 58 countries.
  • India: Mumbai has been ranked 5th, Bengaluru is ranked 10th and New Delhi has been ranked at 11th place in terms of most congested cities in the world in 2021.
  • Top most congested city of the world: Istanbul (Turkey), followed by Moscow.
  • Congestion level in Delhi has been reduced to 48 points in 2021 from 53 points in 2019 and peak traffic congestion also reduced by 17% in 2021

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 Sports

6. Ahmedabad IPL team to be called as Gujarat Titans

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  • Ahmedabad IPL franchise has been renamed as Gujarat Titans by its owner CVC Capital.
  • The team has declared Hardik Pandya as the Captain of this team.
  • Prior to this in January 2022, Lucknow’s IPL team was renamed as Lucknow Super Giants by its owner RPSG Group.
  • Gujarat Titans is debuting in the 15th season of the IPL.
  • It has also signed Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan and Shubman Gill
  • Ashish Nehra will be head coach of the team and Vikram Solanki will be the director

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 Important Dates

7. International Day of Women and Girls in Science: 11th February

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  • International Day of Women and Girls in Science is observed on 11 February every year to achieve full and equal access to and participation in science for women and girls.
  • Theme 2022: Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Water Unites Us.
  • UN General Assembly has declared 11 February as International Day of Women and Girls in Science in 2015.
  • Science and gender equality are both vital for achievement of 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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 Summits & Conferences

8. National Monuments Authority to hold first ever global webinar on Monuments

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  • National Monuments Authority will hold 1st ever global webinar on Monuments protection.
  • It will be organized in collaboration with Indian Council for Cultural Relations on Protection of the Monuments and their significance for the Preservation of National Heritage.
  • It will be participated by 20 countries including Bangladesh, Bhutan, Japan, Iran, South Africa, Venezuela, Israel and USA.
  • This is the first ever global Webinar on monuments protection.

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 Defense

9. Indian Army conducts 1st Hackathon at Military College of Telecommunication

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  • Indian Army has conducted first Hackathon at Military College of Telecommunication Engineering (MCTE), Mhow under overall guidance of Shimla based Army Training Command (ARTRAC)
  • Aim: to promote proficiency and expertise in the use of emerging technologies, and showcase the technological side
  • The event is named as Sainya Ranakshetram from 1st Oct 2021 to 31st Dec 2021 in collaboration with Rashtriya Raksha University, in which over 15000 participants took part.

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 Honours & Awards

10. Subhas Sarkar presented 5th National Award for Educational Administration

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  • Union Minister, Subhas Sarkar has virtually presented 5th National Award for Innovations and Good Practices in Educational Administration
  • National Award or Certificate of Appreciation were presented to selected District and Block level education officers from 29 states and Union Territories of the country.
  • It was received by more than hundred officers
  • National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration has instituted this National Award.

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 Defense

11. Indian Army begins implementing RFID tagging of its ammunition inventory

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  • Indian Army has commenced implementing Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tagging of its ammunition inventory.
  • First consignment of RFID tagged ammunition, comprising three lots of 5.56mm ammunition, was dispatched from Ammunition Factory Khadki to Central Ammunition Depot Pulgaon
  • Implementation of RFID solution for ammunition asset visibility will transform management of ammunition and bring in a quantum jump in ammunition lot management and tracking capability

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 Science & Technology

12. New artificial Intelligence-based tools can help finding habitable planets

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  • Indian Astronomers have devised new approach for identifying potentially habitable planets with a high probability by utilizing an Artificial Intelligence-based algorithm
  • It is an anomaly detection method by which they can identify potentially habitable ones with a high probability.
  • The method is based on the postulate that Earth is an anomaly, with possibility of existence of few other anomalies 
  • It is published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 

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 Summits & Conferences

13. Fourth India-UK Home Affairs Dialogue held

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  • The 4th India-UK Home Affairs Dialogue has been held in virtual mode.
  • Indian delegation was led by Union Home Secretary, Ajay Kumar Bhalla, and UK delegation was led by Permanent Secretary, Home Office, Mathew Rycroft.
  • Dialogue covered wide range of issues including Homeland Security, Cyber Security, Extradition cases, Migration & Mobility, etc.
  • The dialogue concluded with both sides agreeing to deepen security-related bilateral engagement.

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 Science & Technology

14. India to have National Centres of Excellence in Carbon Capture, Utilization

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  • India will have two National Centres of Excellence in Carbon Capture and Utilization. They will be named as:
    • National Centre of Excellence in Carbon Capture and Utilization (NCoE-CCU) at IIT Bombay
    • National Centre in Carbon Capture and Utilization (NCCCU) at Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bengaluru
  • Funded by: Dept of Science & Technology
  • It will facilitate capturing, mapping of current R&D and innovation activities in the domain

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 Banking & Finance

15. RBI keeps Repo Rate unchanged at 4.0 per cent in its latest Monetary policy

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  • Reserve Bank of India has kept policy repo rate under liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) unchanged at 4.0% in its latest monetary policy.
  • Other rates:
    • Policy Repo Rate: 4.00%
    • Reverse Repo Rate: 3.35%
    • Marginal Standing Facility Rate: 4.25%
    • Bank Rate: 4.25%
    • CRR: 4.00%
    • SLR: 18.00%
  • Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has decided to continue with the accommodative stance.
  • RBI has projected the real GDP growth for 2022-23 at 7.8 per cent.

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