Current Affairs This Week (28-03-2021)

  • Suez Canal Blocked


    The Ever Given, a 400-meter (1,300-foot) container ship got stranded in Egypt’s Suez Canal on Tuesday and has since been blocking the vital maritime passageway between Asia and Europe. (Source: Indian Express)
  • Ingenuity Mars helicopter from NASA


    The US space agency says it expects now to fly the first helicopter on Mars in early April. The little chopper was carried to the Red Planet by the Perseverance rover, which made its dramatic landing in Jezero Crater just over a month ago. (Source: bbc.com, cnn.com)
  • Teesta River


    Teesta River, is a 315 km (196 mi) long river that rises in the eastern Himalayas, flows through the Indian states of Sikkim and West Bengal through Bangladesh and enters the Bay of Bengal – Teesta -V dam, Rangit III hydroelectric are the major completed projects (Source: Wikipedia)
  • Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
    Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was a Bangladeshi politician and statesman. He is called the “Father of the Nation” in Bangladesh. He served as the first President of Bangladesh and later as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh from 17 April 1971. He is considered to be the driving force behind the independence of Bangladesh. (Source: Wikipedia)
  • Quote of the week
    Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure. – Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman who has been described as America’s greatest inventor. (Source: Wikipedia)

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