23 September 2023 Current affairs: Staying well-informed about the latest current affairs is essential in our rapidly evolving world. As we delve into the month of September 2023, this article provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of the significant events that unfolded during this period. Explore the current affairs of September 2023, encompassing politics, economics, technology, and more, as we bring you up-to-date with the latest happenings around the globe.
To ensure easy access and reference, we offer a downloadable PDF version of current affairs August 2023 that contains valuable insights into the current affairs of August 2023 PDF. Whether you’re looking for detailed information or want to stay updated on specific topics, the August 2023 current affairs PDF is a valuable resource. It covers a wide range of subjects, including politics, economy, science, and global events.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to expand your knowledge and gain a deeper understanding of the significant events that shaped August 2023. Download the August current affairs 2023 PDF and stay informed about the latest happenings in this pivotal month.
Current Affairs of 23 September 2023 PDF | 23 September 2023 Current affairs
Indian wrestler Antim Panghal secured a bronze medal in the women’s 53 kg category at the wrestling World Championships 2023 in Serbia. She also secured the Paris Olympics 2024 quota for India. This is India’s first medal in this edition of the tournament. Antim has captured India’s 23rd medal in the World Championships to date, which includes one gold, five silver, and 17 bronze medals. Japan’s Akari Fujinami won the gold in World Championships 2023.
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has unveiled a transformative scheme called ‘Mukhya Mantri Atmanirbhar Asom’ aimed at bolstering the self-reliance of the state’s youth. The objective is to foster self-sufficiency and entrepreneurship among the youth of Assam. Under this initiative, a generous financial aid of Rs. 2 lakh will be provided to each eligible young person, empowering them to pursue self-employment opportunities and chart their own path to success.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced SBI Life as one of the official partners for the BCCI Domestic and International Season 2023-2026. SBI Life has signed a 3-year deal with the BCCI, and their partnership will begin with the upcoming three-match ODI series against Australia, starting September 22. This collaboration reflects our commitment to promoting and supporting the sport of cricket at all levels.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced that lenders would have to examine all aspects relating to wilful default on accounts with outstanding dues of Rs 25 lakh or more. They are required to identify wilful defaulters within six months of a loan becoming a non-performing asset (NPA). This directive also allows non-banking finance companies and cooperative banks to identify large defaulters, defined as those whose amount in default is Rs 1 crore and above.
23 September 2023 Current affairs in English
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a landmark Statement of Intent aimed at addressing global development challenges. Their objective is to collaborate on initiatives geared towards enhancing international standards that advance sustainability actions by both the public and private sectors. This partnership aims to provide a common basis for documentation and certification, making it easier for organizations to promote sustainability.
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has entered into a partnership with BankID BankAxept AS, the provider of Norway’s national payment and electronic identity systems. Their aim is to establish and manage an operations command center. BankAxept, the dominant national payment system in Norway, facilitates 80 per cent of card payments in the country, while BankID serves as Norway’s primary eID verification solution, relied upon by over 90 per cent of the population.
Newborns at government health facilities in Uttar Pradesh will now be issued birth registration certificates immediately after delivery without the parents having to apply for the same. The government has integrated its Maa Navjaat Tracking app (MaNTrA) with the birth registration system as part of its efforts to provide ‘ease of living’ to the citizens using digital technology. Uttar Pradesh has become the first state to implement suo motu birth registration for government health institutions.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has revised India’s growth forecast for FY24 to 6.3 per cent, citing erratic monsoon patterns that are likely to affect agricultural output. In contrast, India Ratings and Research has increased its FY24 growth estimate for India to 6.2 per cent, driven by factors such as sustained government capital expenditure (capex) and deleveraged corporate and banking balance sheets.
23 September Current affairs 2023 in English | 23 September 2023 Current affairs
Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Kailash Choudhary has launched the PM KISAN AI-Chatbot (Kisan e-Mitra) in New Delhi. The aim of this initiative is to help in accessing scheme information and resolving grievances. This AI Chatbot is the first integrated with a major flagship scheme of the Union government and serves as a comprehensive guide for beneficiaries, providing timely and accurate responses to their queries related to the scheme.
Rajasthan tops the list in solar water pump installations in 2023, benefiting more than 62,000 farmers. The scheme, introduced by the Ashok Gehlot government four-and-a-half years ago, encourages farmers in Rajasthan to install solar pumps for irrigation instead of relying on electricity connections and diesel-powered plants. The state government is further incentivizing farmers by offering a 60 percent subsidy for installing solar pumps.
The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) is celebrating International Week of the Deaf (IWDeaf) from 18th to 24th September 2023. The aim of this week is to raise awareness of the Declaration of the Rights of the Deaf Child and to build capacity across the globe. The theme for 2023 is “A World where Deaf People Everywhere Can Sign Anywhere,” with the motto “Nothing without us.” The agenda is to achieve sign language rights for all and focus on building inclusive deaf communities.
The Welfare of Cancer Patients Day, also known as World Rose Day, is observed annually on September 22. This day is dedicated to individuals suffering from cancer worldwide and aims to support those who are going through mental and physical struggles in their battle against this deadly disease. The day commemorates Melinda Rose, a 12-year-old Canadian cancer patient who passed away in 1996.