World Teacher's Day: This day is observed on 5 October annually to celebrate all teachers around the world. It commemorates the anniversary of the adoption of the 1966 International Labour Organization /UNESCO recommendations concerning the Status of Teachers. The theme for World Teachers' Day 2022 is- "The transformation of education begins with teachers".
Nobel Prize in Physics 2022
The nobel prize in Physics 2022 is awarded to:
- Alain Aspect
- John F. Clauser
- Anton Zeilinger
Area of work: Quantum Mechanics
- Experiments with entangled photons, establishing the violation of Bell inequalities, and pioneering quantum information science.
- This experiment is done using entangled quantum states, where two particles behave like a single unit even when they are separated.
The President launched 'herSTART' - a start-up platform of Gujarat University.
Significance of herSTART:
- It will increase innovation and start-up efforts of women entrepreneurs
- Helps in connecting women entrepreneurs with various government and private institutions.