In almost every entrance examination, general knowledge is one of the most important sections. Individuals must keep up to date on current events around the world in order to score well overall. Do not be concerned if you have missed any news this week; we will not let you fall behind. We’ve compiled a list of the most recent hot topics that you should be aware of.
Read on to learn about Roger Federer’s retirement and the reintroduction of Cheetahs in India.
Roger Federer retirement
On September 15, tennis legend Roger Federer announced his retirement. Federer has confirmed that the Laver Cup in London next week will be his final event. During his career, the 41-year-old Swiss player won 20 Grand Slam titles.
Cheetah from Namibia
On September 17, Prime Minister Narendra Modi released eight cheetahs from Namibia into Madhya Pradesh’s Kuno national park. Project Cheetah is an ambitious plan to reintroduce the species to India seven decades after it was declared extinct.
PM Modi-Putin SCO summit
On September 16, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit was held in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. During the event, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told Russian President Vladimir Putin that the “era of war” is over, indicating India’s dissatisfaction with the Russia-Ukraine conflict. In response, Putin stated that he understands India’s concerns about the Ukraine conflict and promised to work to end it.
Chief ministers of Mizoram, Assam to settle border disputes
Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma have set September 19 as the date for their meeting to resolve the border dispute between the two northeastern states. After November of last year, the two heads will meet again in New Delhi. So far, it is unknown whether Union Home Minister Amit Shah will join them.