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President and Vice President greet people on eve of Onam
Current Affairs Headlines of 31st August, 2020

International

- India co-sponsors UN security council resolution on women peacekeepers

- Protest held in Dhaka against Chinese repression of Uighurs

- Donald Trump surveys Hurricane Laura damage in post-convention trip

- Global death toll from COVID19 surpass 840,000

- 29 dead in China restaurant collapse

- Myanmar extends COVID-19 related restrictions on entry of Foreign Nationals till Sept. 30


India

- Lok Sabha Speaker pays floral tributes to former Lok Sabha Speaker Sardar Hukam Singh in Parliament House on his birth anniversary

- Indigenous toy-making to be introduced as theme in Kala Utsav encourage students to explore, develop variety of local toys: Education Minister

- President and Vice President greet people on eve of Onam

- Centre would continue to support all initiatives of NE States in containing COVID-19, asserts Home Secy. Ajay Kumar Bhalla

- PM exhorts students and teachers to bring to fore stories of unsung heroes of freedom struggle

- PM Modi stresses importance of Atmanirbhar Bharat for all round growth, development of nation; Urges Startups to make India world hub for Toy production

- In ‘Maan Ki Baat‘ programme, Mr Modi highlights importance of public participation in Nutrition movement

- COVID-19 recovery rate improves to over 76 per cent

- Finance Ministry asks banks to refund charges collected on electronic transactions after 1st Jan, 2020

- Famous art of ‘Etikoppaka‘ dolls of Visakhapatnam district finds a place in ‘Mann ki Baat‘

- PM SVANidhi scheme is helping street vendors and small traders become self-reliant, says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

- PM Modi congratulates Indian chess players for winning FIDE online chess Olympiad


State

- Recovery rate of COVID-19 in Nagaland improves to 76.93 per cent

- About 3,72,039 J&K residents evacuated so far through fleet of buses and COVID special trains

- MCGM issues advisory for immersion of idols of lord Ganesh

- 454 villages in 12 districts of MP reel under flood like situation due to heavy rains

- Well-trained and experienced counter insurgency officer of J&K Police martyred in overnight encounter

- 2,024 new confirmed cases of Coronavirus reported in Delhi during last 24 hours

- 10,603 new COVID-19 positive cases take total to 4,24,767 in Andhra Pradesh

- Kerala continues to report a surge in COVID cases with 2,154 new confirmed cases

- DDMA extends functioning of weekly markets on trial basis till 6th September in Delhi

- 152 new COVID-19 cases reported in last 24 hours while 53 persons discharged in Manipur

- 4-day session of Assam assembly to begin tomorrow at Dispur in Guwahati

- Maharashtra faces flood like situation in some villages of Nagpur, Gadchiroli, Chandrapur District in East Vidarbha area


Sports

- Govt enhances prize money in Khel Ratna, Arjuna and Dronacharya awards

- Leh Deputy Commissioner flags off Fit India Freedom Run

- Para swimmer Satyendra Singh first Divyang sportsperson of country to get prestigious Adventure Award

- Alexander Kristoff wins opening stage of Tour de France

- Unlock 4: SAI to open up its facilities for Developmental Group athletes

- India and Russia announced as joint winners of FIDE Chess Olympiad

 


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