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Daily GK Current Affairs News is viable on 23 December 2022. – Here are the Regular current affairs viable of 23 December 2022 covering the following news headlines: Patriot Missile Defence System, Resolution on Myanmar, Assam Grants Industry Status, SC Judge Hemant Gupta.

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  • International News
  • State News
  • Awards News
  • Sports News
  • Important News

 International News

  1. US to Provide its Key Patriot Missile Defence System to Ukraine
  • The United States is finalizing plans to send the Patriot missile defense system to Ukraine. Ukraine has asked its Western partners for air defense, including the US-made Patriot system, to protect it from heavy Russian missile bombardment, including on its energy infrastructure.
  • The system is part of $1.85 billion in aid unveiled in parallel with a visit to Washington by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
  • The Patriot is considered one of the most advanced US air defense systems and is generally in short supply, with allies around the world vying for it.
  1. UNSC Adopts First-ever Resolution on Myanmar
  • The UN Security Council has adopted its first resolution on Myanmar in 74 years to demand an end to the violence and urge the military junta to release all political prisoners, including ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Ms. Key, 77, has been a prisoner since her government was toppled by the military nearly two years ago and has violently cracked down on dissent.
  • The 15-member council has long been divided over how to deal with the Myanmar crisis, with China and Russia arguing against tougher action. They both abstained from voting along with India. The remaining 12 members voted in favor.

State News

  1. Assam Grants Industry Status to Its Tourism Sector
  • As the growth in the tourism sector is vital for socio-economic development in a state, the Assam State Cabinet led by CM Himanta Biswa Sarma approved the proposal for the grant of industrial status to the tourism sector in the state.
  • It has been highlighted that with such industry status, fresh investments in tourism infrastructures permanent in nature will contribute towards rapid employment generation, public-private partnership, and infrastructure development.
  • With the grant of industry status to the tourism sector, now, restaurants, cafeterias, health clubs, spas, and wellness centers among others are eligible for incentives under the industrial policy. This move will further encourage and boost private investment in the above areas of the tourism sector.

Awards News

  1. UIDAI HQ Building wins top Green Building Award
  • The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has won the prestigious GRIHA Exemplary Performance Award 2022, an apex national-level green building award. UIDAI Headquarters has been declared the winner in the current highest-rated building category.
  • UIDAI believes in and promotes the idea of ​​recycling and reusing to reduce the carbon footprint. It is using solar power to meet a part of its energy consumption. It is recycling and reusing water and following sustainable waste management practices.
  1. Sahitya akademi awards 2022 announced
  • The award has been given by the central government for the best literature every year. Accordingly, the central government announced the Sahitya Akademi Award for literature on December 22. Writer M. Rajendran from Tamil Nadu has received this award for his novel ‘Kala Pani’.
  • The awardee will be presented with a cash prize of one lakh rupees and a copper Shield. This ‘Kala Pani’ novel is a historical novel based on the war of Kalayarkovil or Kalayarkool.
  • The Awards, recommended by distinguished Jury members in 23 Indian languages, were approved by the Executive Board of the Sahitya Akademi, under the Chairmanship of Dr. Chandrashekhar Kambar, President, Sahitya Akademi.
  1. Oscar Nominations 2023: Oscars 2023 Shortlists 10 Award Categories
  • The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has announced shortlists of 10 categories for the 95th Oscar Academy Awards.
  • The 10 categories of the 95th Oscar Academy Awards are Documentary Feature Film, Documentary Short Film, International Feature Film, Makeup and Hairstyling, Music (Original Score), Music (Original Song), Animated Short Film, Live Action Short Film, Sound, and Visual Effects.
  • The 95th Oscar Academy Awards is going to be held on 12th March 2023 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, USA. The categories were released by the academy on 21st December 2022. Read More about Oscar Nominations 2023.
  1. Sethrichem Sangtam was awarded the Rohini Nayyar prize for rural development
  • Sethrichem Sangtam, who helped triple the incomes of 1,200 marginalized farmers in Eastern Nagaland, was awarded the first Rohini Nayyar prize for outstanding contribution to rural development. The prize awarded to an individual 40 years or under age, was presented by the Niti Ayog Vice-Chairman Suman Bery.
  • The winner was selected by an eminent jury from civil society consisting of Dr. Ashok Khosla, founder, of Development Alternatives; Dr. Rajesh Tandon, founder, of PRIA; and Ms. Renana Jhabwala, national coordinator, of SEWA.
  • The prize had been instituted by the family of the late Dr. Rohini Nayyar, an eminent scholar-administrator who spent much of her professional life working on issues related to rural development in India.
  • Dr. Nayyar, a well-known economist and former principal adviser at the erstwhile Planning Commission, was one of India’s foremost authorities on rural development. She passed away in October 2021.

Sports News

  1. Goa to Host First Ever World Table Tennis (WTT) Series Event in India
  • Goa will host India’s first World Table Tennis (WTT) series event from February 27 to March 5. The top-tier WTT Star Contenders Goa 2023 will take place at the Syama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor Stadium, located on the Goa University campus. Stupa Analytics, an indigenous sports analytics firm, will host the tournament with the active support of the Government of Goa.
  • World Table Tennis (WTT) was created by the International Table Tennis Federation in 2019 to create and manage professional men’s and women’s table tennis events around the world. The WTT hosts a series of events throughout the year and the highest-ranked tournament is the Grand Smash Four.

Important News

  1. Indian National Farmer’s Day 2022 celebrates on 23 December
  • National Farmer’s Day or Farmer’s Day is a day to honor each and every farmer who has been working tirelessly for the nation every year. Farmers are considered the backbone of the country because without them none of us can survive. Agriculture is the basis of all our development and consumption.
  • The purpose of this day is to spread awareness about the contribution of farmers to the socio-economic development of the nation. It also recognizes the efforts of the former prime minister who helped in the upliftment of farmers in the country by introducing the Debt Redemption Bill and the Land Holdings Act.

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