International Museum Day 2022 Theme
Since 1977, the International Council of Museums organises International Museum Day annually. International Museum Day is celebrated on 18 May. The theme of International Museum Day 2022 is "The Power of Museums."
World Hypertension Day 2022
It is celebrated by World Hypertension League (WHL) every year on 17 May to spread awareness about hypertension. This day focuses on its prevention, detection, reason and control. Researchers, doctors and scientists have to come to the conclusion that hypertension lead to high blood pressure. The theme of World Hypertension Day 2022 is "Measure your blood pressure accurately, control it, live longer'
GatiShakti Sanchar: Portal for 5G
The Department of Telecommunications has recently launched the GatiShakti Sanchar portal. The portal will centralise and helps speeding up approvals for the laying of fibre and tower installations. It will also boost up the upcoming 5G rollout.
World AIDS Vaccine Day 2022
Every year on May 18 World AIDS Vaccine Day or HIV Vaccine Awareness Day is observed globally. This day is important because it helps spread awareness about AIDS and its immunisation measures. It also highlights the importance of the vaccine to prevent HIV infection. World AIDS Vaccine Day or HIV Virus Awareness Day is celebrated by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID).
India stops the exports of wheat amidst Russia-Ukraine War
According to an official circular by the government, it was notified that now there is going to be an amendment to the export policy of wheat. The circular stated that due to a sudden hike in the prices of wheat globally, the food security of India and neighbouring countries can be at risk. The export of wheat from India is going to be curtailed in many countries. Only those nations who are facing deficiency and shortage of wheat will be exported the grain.