International current affairs- March 1, 2021
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International current affairs
1- The 14th Jaipur Literature Festival saw the presence of Nobel Prize recipient, author, and Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai on its concluding day.
2-Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said the teachers and educational institutions officials in the country should be vaccinated against the Covid-19 by March 30.
3-The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) is all set to install new generations of IR2M and IR6 centrifuges.
4-Russia has successfully launched its first satellite to monitor the Arctic’s climate and environment.
5-Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has preferred an Android smartphone over an Apple iPhone. The billionaire philanthropist chose it owing to the pre-install Microsoft software in the Android ecosystem.
6- The 4th session of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) will open in Beijing.
7-Bill Gates has urged everyone to remember two things namely Net Zero and 2050 with a reference to his new book on climate change.
8-Palestinian President is Mahmoud Abbas.
9-Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has laid the foundation stone for the largest industrial park. It is located in Jhapa district.
10- The Yangtze River conservation law comes into effect amid China’s intensified efforts to protect its mother river.
11-Myanmar’s former de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has appeared in court via video link.
12-NASA astronauts Kate Rubins and Victor Glover have completed their spacewalk after 7 hours and 4 minutes.
13- Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy sentenced to three years in jail for corruption.
14- Jamal Khashoggi, the Turkish fiancee of slain journalist has demanded punishment for Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
15- The Hindu temple in Dubai to celebrate the upcoming Maha Shivratri festival virtually.
16-The Australian government has formed a myth-busting unit to look after coronavirus vaccine misinformation.
17-The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine for Americans who are 18 years of age and older.