From AIIMS Cyber Attack To World Cup Final, Here is a List of Major Events From This Week

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Competitive exams, be it for college admissions or demanding and demanding exams like UPSC, always have a section dedicated to current events and general knowledge. This is one section which can be mastered by anyone who is aware of the major daily happenings. If you didn’t get any big news this week, don’t worry. We have put together a list of recent trending topics to help you out. see below.

Cyber ​​attack on five servers of AIIMS

According to the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), five servers of AIIMS were infiltrated in a cyber attack on November 23, resulting in encryption of about 1.3 gigabytes of data. Delhi Police’s Intelligence Fusion and Strategic Operations (IFSO) unit has registered a case of extortion and cyber terrorism. AIIMS immediately implemented security measures that included endpoint hardening and stringent firewall rules to protect the institute’s data.

70 die in Bihar after drinking spurious liquor

70 people died after drinking spurious liquor in Chhapra, Bihar. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took a strong stand on “piyoge to maroge” (if you drink, you will die) in the state assembly and insisted that he would not give any compensation to the families of those who consumed spurious liquor. ,

Iran’s Shahad drone shot down during multiple explosions in Kyiv

Three explosions damaged two administrative buildings in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv on 14 December. The inscription on the back of one of the recovered rockets read: “For Ryazan” which is the name of a city in western Russia. Ukraine’s air defense systems shot down 10 Iranian-made kamikaze ‘Shahid-136 drones’ that targeted the capital Kyiv on the same day.

Lionel Messi on his retiring match

Argentine football legend Lionel Messi has won many awards and trophies during his 18-year career. Messi spent most of his career at Barcelona, ​​winning seven Ballon d’Or awards, six European Golden Boots and 37 club trophies, including 10 La Liga titles, seven Copa del Rey titles and four UEFA Champions League titles. He is now just one step away from adding a World Cup winners’ medal to his tally. The whole world will watch Argentina and France clash in the FIFA World Cup final at the Lusail Stadium in Qatar on Sunday.

Newly elected MLAs of Himachal Pradesh will take oath

The newly elected legislators of Himachal Pradesh will take oath on December 22, the first day of the three-day winter session of the state assembly. This will be the first session of the 14th Vidhansabha. The Speaker’s election will be held on December 23, after which the Governor’s address will be held. Six-time MLA and former Lok Sabha member Chander Kumar was named pro tem speaker. Apart from acting as the Speaker till the new Speaker is elected, Chander Kumar will also administer the oath to the newly elected MLAs.

India tests nuclear capable ballistic missile

India successfully test fired ballistic missile Agni 5. The nuclear-capable Agni-5 ballistic missile can hit targets more than 5,000 km away with precision. The missile launch came days after the Chinese aggression in the Tawang region of Arunachal Pradesh.

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