Current Affairs

January 2021

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gyanSHiLA  Current Affairs  January 2021 covers all the general topics which are Important for competitive exams like SSC, Railway, Banking, UPSC, Defence, State PCS, Interviews and other exams as well as interviews. more than 20 Topics covered in the January 2021  Current Affairs are as below :

  • International News,
  • National News (ie. Indian Affairs),
  • Important events associated with Science & Technology, Environment,
  • Bills & Acts Passed by Government,
  • Defence News,
  • About important Persons, Places,
  • Banking & Economical News,
  • Awards & Honours,
  • Sports News,
  • Revolutionary Updates on Arts & Culture,
  • Obituaries,
  • Summits & Conference,
  • Important Committee,
  • Government Schemes,
  • Appointments,
  • Important Days & its Theme for Current as well as upcoming Year,
  • Books & Its Authors,
  • Agreements & MoUs,
  • Budget, Taxes,
  • Various Important Lists & Indexes,
  • Visits by World Presidents, Prime Ministers,
  • Political affairs and all Current News.
  • Railway Current Affairs


List of Important Days and Dates 2021

  • Important Days and Dates of January 2021

January is the first month it is marked with the Republic Day of India. Also, National Youth Day is being celebrated in this month.

1-January-2021: New Year’s Day, Global Family Day

4-January-2021: World Braille Day

6-January-2021: World War Orphans Day, National Technology Day

9-January-2021: NRI Day (Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas)

10-January-2021: World Hindi Day

11-January-2021: National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, National Road Safety Week

12-January-2021: National Youth Day,

13-January-2021: Lohri Day

14-15 January-2021:: Makar Sankranti (Makara Sankranti is set by the solar cycle of the Hindu lunisolar calendar and is observed on a day which usually falls on 14 January of the Gregorian calendar, but sometimes on 15 January), Pongal.

15-January-2021: Indian Army day

18 – January-2021: National Immunization Day (Polio Day)

23-January-2021: Netaji Subash Chandra Bose Jayanti

25-January-2021: National Voters day, National Tourism Day

26-January-2021: India’s Republic Day, International Customs Day

27-January-2021: International Day of Commemoration

30-January-2021: Martyrs’ Day

31-January-2021(last Sunday): World Leprosy Eradication Day

January 2021 Current Affairs

Who was awarded the real superhero award in Mumbai Achievers Award 2020

  • Sonu Sood

Ministry of Defense gave green channel status to which security company

  • L&T Defense.

Which campaign the central government started to make street vendors aware of digital payments

  • I too digital 

Which country indicated the Five Eyes to join the 5-nation alliance

  • Japan

In which state the first ginger processing plant of North-East was launched

  • Meghalaya


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