Current Affairs of February 2023

Updated 28 February 2023

The team which has won the 13th Hockey India Senior Women National Championship defeating Maharashtra in finals in Kakinad, Andhra PradeshMadhya Pradesh
The Indian-origin professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) who has been awarded the Marconi Prize for 2023 by the Marconi Society, OhioHari Balakrishnan
The new Chief Executive Officer of NITI Aayog who has taken over on 25 February 2023Shri B.V.R. Subrahmanyam
The multilateral air exercise conducted from 27 Feb 23 to 17 Mar 23 at Al Dhafra airbase of UAE in with participation of Air Forces from France, Kuwait, Australia, UK, Bahrain, Morocco, Spain, Republic of Korea, USA and India is namedEx Desert Flag
The city in United States of America which has become the first in the country to ban discrimination based on casteSeattle (Washington)
The High Court which has become the first in India to pass a judgement in a regional languageKerala High Court
The venue of World Security Congress organised jointly by UIC ( Union internationale des chemins de fer) and Indian Railways from 20-23 February 2023, on the theme of "Railway Security Strategy : Responses and Vision for Future"Jaipur
The team which has won the Ranji Trophy 2022-23 defeating Bengal in the finals at Eden Gardens, KolkataSaurashtra
The 4th edition of 14 days long joint military exercise between the Indian Army and Uzbekistan Army held in Foreign Training Node, Pithoragarh (Uttarakhand) from 20 February 23 is namedEx. Dustlik
The country from which 12 more cheetahs have been translocated to Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh as a part of cheetah reintroduction programmeSouth Africa
The joint exercise conducted by National Security Guards (India) and US Special Operations Forces (SOF) at Chennai is namedTarkash
The 4th edition of joint military exercise between India and Japan to be conducted at Camp Imazu in Shiga province, Japan from 17 February to 02 March 2023 is namedEx Dharma Guardian
The former judge and politician who has been elected to be the next President of BangladeshMr. Mohd Shahbuddin Chuppu
The venue of the 2nd edition of Indian Rice Congress 2023 held from February 11-14, 2023 with the theme Transforming Rice Research: Learning from recent scientific developments and global food crisisCuttack, Odisha
The name given to search and rescue operation initiated by the Government of India to aid Syria and Turkey, after the 2023 Turkey–Syria earthquake devastated both countries on 6 February 2023Operation Dost
The venue of the 14th edition of Aero India 2023 inaugurated by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on the theme The runway to a billion opportunitiesYelahanka, Bengaluru
The district of Jammu and Kashmir in which the Geological Survey of India has identified resources of 5.9 million tonnes of LithiumReasi
The city in which India Energy Week was inaugurated to be observed from 06 to 08 February 2023 with the theme Growth, Collaboration, TransitionBengaluru
The Indian gymnast from Tripura, the first Indian gymnast to represent India at the Olympics, who has been suspended for testing positive for a banned substance Ms. Dipa Karmakar
The former President of Pakistan from 2001 to 2008 who passed away on 05 February 2023Pervez Musharraf
The place in Karnataka at which HAL Helicopter Factory was dedicated to the nation by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra ModiTumakuru
The countries which have been severely affected by a devastating earthquake of magnitude 7.8 on 06 February 2023Turkey and Syria
The Indian music composer and environmentalist whose album Divine Tides has won the second Grammy Award in the Best Immersive Audio Album category at the 65th Grammy AwardsRicky Kej
The veteran playback singer in multiple languages, awarded Padma Bhushan in 2023, who passed away on 04 February 2023Ms. Vani Jairam
The Indian film director, screenwriter, actor and winner of Dadasaheb Phalke Award (2017) who passed away on 02 February 2023Shri K. Vishwanath
The new proposed capital of Andhra Pradesh as announced by its Chief Minister Shri Jagan Mohan ReddyVisakhapatnam