Content Ad 002

Daily Current Affairs 4th September 2023: Your guide for daily General Knowledge Preparation

Dear Readers,

This post contains important current affairs of 4th September 2023. It includes all Major National, International, Business and Sports related current affairs of 4th September 2023. A brief explanation of every current affair is provided to further enhance your general knowledge. Once you have gone through these current affairs we would recommend to you to try 4th September 2023 Current affairs test.

National Updates

1. Mahatma Gandhi Statue and ‘Gandhi Vatika’ to be Inaugurated by the President Near Rajghat

  • On September 4, President Droupadi Murmu is set to unveil a prominent 12-foot Mahatma Gandhi statue alongside the ‘Gandhi Vatika’ close to Rajghat. The event, orchestrated by the Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti, holds significant relevance as it aligns with India marking its 75th independence anniversary and holding the G20 presidency. The imposing Mahatma Gandhi statue will be positioned at the entrance of the sprawling 45-acre Gandhi Darshan area, which is in proximity to Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial at Rajghat, the place where the iconic leader was laid to rest.

2. NCERT Attains Deemed University Recognition: Announcement by the Education Minister

  • The Union Education Minister, Dharmendra Pradhan, revealed on September 1 that the esteemed status of a deemed university has been awarded to The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT). This significant declaration was made during the 63rd foundation anniversary of NCERT in the country’s capital. This decision is a pivotal development, recognizing NCERT’s monumental contributions to education in India.

State Headlines

3. Telangana to Host India’s Premiere Gorilla Glass Manufacturing Unit

  • Corning Inc. is on course to set up its advanced Gorilla Glass production plant in Telangana, focusing on generating cover glass for top-tier smartphone brands. This promising venture entails an investment of Rs. 934 crore and is projected to open employment avenues for over 800 people. Corning Inc., a leading materials science company headquartered in New York, has a storied 172-year history of groundbreaking innovations in multiple scientific disciplines.

Business & Summit Briefings

4. G20 Summit 2023 Slated for Delhi

  • Scheduled for September 9-10, the G20 Summit 2023 will be hosted in Delhi at the esteemed ‘Bharat Mandappam’ within the ITPO Convention Centre at Pragati Maidan. The summit is themed “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam,” emphasizing the concept of a united world and stressing the significance of sustainable environmental choices. The summit will comprise a series of meetings designed to encourage unity and understanding among the member nations.

5. Leadership Changes at Kotak Mahindra Bank: Uday Kotak Steps Down, Dipak Gupta to Hold Interim Position

  • Effective from September 1, 2023, Uday Kotak has relinquished his role as the CEO and Managing Director of Kotak Mahindra Bank, though he will remain a non-executive director until December 31, 2023. Dipak Gupta, previously the joint managing director, will temporarily assume the roles of CEO and Managing Director, pending approval from RBI and bank stakeholders. Kotak Mahindra Bank, headquartered in Mumbai, stands as the third-largest private sector bank in the nation in terms of market value.

Sports Report

6. Mohun Bagan SG Triumphs Over East Bengal at Durand Cup Championship

  • In a riveting match at Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata, Mohun Bagan Super Giant clinched a victory against East Bengal with a scoreline of 1-0, securing the Durand Cup 2023 trophy. This win marks Mohun Bagan SG’s historic 17th title in the Durand Cup, surpassing East Bengal’s 16 titles.

Observances & Days of Importance

7. Observance of National Teachers’ Day 2023: A Look at Its Origins

  • Every year, September 5 is earmarked as National Teachers’ Day in India, a day dedicated to lauding teachers for their invaluable contributions. The day also serves as a homage to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, India’s second president. A fervent supporter of education, Dr. Radhakrishnan championed the cause of educators and believed they were instrumental in molding the nation’s future. In 1962, he suggested that his birthday, September 5, be celebrated as Teachers’ Day.

Memorials

Content Ad 03

8. Passing of Zimbabwe’s Cricket Icon, Heath Streak

  • Zimbabwe’s cricket legend and former captain, Heath Streak, has tragically passed away at 49 after battling colon and liver cancer. Hailing from Bulawayo, Streak was renowned for his fast-bowling skills and remains Zimbabwe’s top wicket-taker in Test cricket. He accumulated 216 Test wickets with an average of 28.14 and amassed 1990 runs. In ODIs, he secured 239 wickets with an average of 29.82 and scored 2,943 runs.
Content Ads 02 Sample 01
Pop Up

LIVE STREAMING ON YOUTUBE

Starting 3rd June 2024, 7pm

Onwards

FREE CHEAT SHEET

Learn
How to Master VA-RC 

This free (and highly detailed) cheat sheet will give you strategies to help you grow

No thanks, I don't want it.

Join Our Newsletter

Get the latest updates from our side, including offers and free live updates, on email.

Rsz Undraw Envelope N8lc Smal
Rsz 1rsz Close Img