DEEPMIND AI IS AS FAST AS HUMANS AT SOLVING PREVIOUSLY UNSEEN TASKS

DeepMind, Alphabet Inc.’s artificial intelligence subsidiary, has developed a new AI system called Adaptive Agent (AdA) that can solve tasks it has never seen before as quickly and accurately as humans, according to NewScientist.This innovation represents a significant advancement in AI technology development because traditional AI systems could only solve problems that they had been trained to solve. In contrast, AdA can move, plan, and manipulate objects in a 3D virtual world.

Vishakapatnam to be the new capital of Andhra Pradesh: says Andhra chief minister Jagan Mohan Reddy

On 31st January, Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy announced that the capital of Andhra
Pradesh would be relocated to Visakhapatnam in a few months. The declaration is significant
in light of the Supreme Court’s ongoing cases on the death penalty.
On Tuesday, he made these statements during a curtain-raiser ceremony for the Global
Investors Summit, which will be held in Visakhapatnam in March.

Blast attack on Mosque in Peshawar, during Zohar prayers

On 30- Jan-2023 a devastating blast took place in the Police line masjid in Peshawar during Zohar prayers in the capital of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The city, which is known as the “City of Flowers”, was shattered by the explosion which was heard from far. The bomb exploded right after the Imam’s taqbeer, According to a claim 300 to 400 people were attending prayers.

National and International Current Affairs

The Indian government has announced that public sector entities will be exempt from the Minimum Public Shareholding (MPS) norm. The MPS norm mandates that listed companies must have at least 25% of their shares held by the public. However, this exemption will apply to public sector entities regardless of the government’s direct or indirect holding.

NTPC Limited and Gujarat Gas Limited (GGL) have commissioned India’s first green hydrogen blending project in the piped natural gas (PNG) network of NTPC Kawa’s township, Surat. The project, which aims to supply H2-NG (natural gas) to households in the Kawas township, was made possible through the electrolysis of water using power from a 1.