Which Asian country has recently submitted its 6th National Report (NR6) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)?
On December 30, India submitted its Sixth National Report (NR6) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).
Mrinal Sen, who passed away recently, was the noted personality of which field?
Mrinal Sen (95), the legendary filmmaker, has passed away in Kolkata, West Bengal on December 30, 2018.
Which state government has decided to form a new Spiritual Department?
In Madhya Pradesh, the state government has decided to form a new Spiritual Department to strengthen inter-communal harmony and Sarvadharma Sambhav in the state covering all religions, sects and faiths.
The 6th IRRI South Asia Regional Centre (ISARC) has recently inaugurated in which of the following cities?
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently dedicated to the nation - the 6th IRRI South Asia Regional Centre (IRRI SARC) at the campus of National Seed Research and Training Center (NSRTC) in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
Which of the following state police has become the first police force in India to digitize all malkhanas?
Tamil Nadu Police
The Delhi Police has become the first police force in the country to digitize all malkhanas, when Delhi Police commissioner Amulya Patnaik inaugurated the e-malkhana project in the remaining 10 districts at Chinamaya Mission.
Who is the newly appointed Chief Information Commissioner (CIC)?
Vanaja N. Sarna
Sudhir Bhargava, a former Secretary to the Ministry of Social Justice, has taken charge as new Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) on January 1.
ESAF Small Finance Bank (SFB) has recently got RBI nod to operate as a scheduled bank. The headquarters of ESAF is located at ___?
The headquarters of ESAF is located at Thrissur, Kerala.
Which toll-free helpline has been launched by NHRC to file complaint through CSC?
Justice (retd) H L Dattu, the Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), has recently launched a toll-free number – 14433 and also a facility to file complaints through Common Service Centre (CSC) at the Manav Adhikar Bhawan, New Delhi.
Which country has announced 2019 as the ‘Year of Active Investment and Social Development’ in backdrop of wider business with India?
President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoye has recently announced 2019 as the ‘Year of Active Investment and Social Development’ in the backdrop of proposed investments from India to boost economy of this Central Asian country, in his annual address to the Parliament.
Norman Gimbel, the Oscar & Grammy-winning lyricist has passed away. He was from which country?
Norman Gimbel (91), the Oscar & Grammy-winning American lyricist has passed away in New York on December 17, 2018.