One Liners [06-02-2020]

  • Recently who has been appointed as the President of Kaul India – Pramod Aggarwal
  • The player who has recently won a gold medal at the National Bharatolan Championship- Mirabai Chanu
  • Q. Recently which film has won the best film award at the British Academy of Film and Television Awards – 1917
  • Recently who has been appointed as the new High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka – Gopal Bagle
  • Which state has recently launched a scheme called ‘Jansevak’ to provide various government services to citizens – Karnataka
  • The President of the recently formed Ram Mandir Trust, formed by the Central Government – K. Parasaran
  • The 33rd General Session of the Assembly of African Union (AU) heads and state government will be held from 21 January to 10 February here – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • 54th Member of Commonwealth – Maldives
  • The Indian Navy started a coastal security exercise called ‘Matla Abhiyan’ here – Kolkata, West Bengal
  • Recently, which author’s book has won the first Motherland Book of the Year award – Vinod Shukla
  • According to the new reform, now the banking operations of all the co-operative banks in the country have come under the regulation of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) – 1540
  • The host country of the fourth EAS Conference on Maritime Security Cooperation to be held on 6-7 February 2020 – India (in Chennai)
  • According to the data of World Steel Union, this country became the second largest steel producer of crude steel after China in the year 2018 and 2019 – India
  • Current Director-General of UNESCO – Audrey Azole
  • On 5 February, the Union Cabinet gave its ‘in-principle’ approval to establish a major port here – Wadhwan (near Dahanu, Maharashtra)
  • The Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) is organizing the 22nd ‘India International Seafood Show’ during the period 7-9 February – Kochi
  • On 5 February, the Union Cabinet approved the inclusion of the Indian Institute of Information Technology located in these five cities under the ‘IIIT (Public-Private Partnership) Act, 2017’ – Surat, Bhopal, Bhagalpur, Agartala and Raichur.
  • On 3 February, President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the annual Udyanotsav here – Mughal Garden, Rashtrapati Bhavan
  • Shaktikanta Das (RBI Governor) – ‘Banker’ magazine awarded ‘Central Banker of the Year 2020 – Asia-Pacific’
  • New Secretary-General of the Climate Action Committee at the United Nations and Special Adviser to the Assistant Secretary-General – Selwyn Hart (Barbados)
  • The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) agreed in principle to organize the 2022 National Games in this state – West Bengal
  • 3 members of Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) – Madan Lal, Rudra Pratap Singh and Sulakshana Naik
  • State organizer of first ‘Bhitarkanika Utsav’ – Odisha (from 7 February)
  • Which state government of India has started virtual police station recently – Odisha government
  • This state government started ‘Jansevak’ scheme to provide doorstep services – Karnataka
  • Researchers at this university discovered a new molecule called ‘AIM4’ that can be used in the treatment of a rare disease called ALS – Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad

Daily dose of common sense

  • OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) – Establishment: Year 1960; Headquarters: Vienna, Austria
  • Lesotho (a country in South Africa) – Capital: Maseru; Currency: Lesotho Lotti
  • Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) – Established: Year 1928; Headquarters: Mumbai
  • United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) – Established: Year 1945 (16 November); Headquarters: Paris, France
  • African Union – Establishment: Year 1963; Headquarters: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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