Third edition of ‘Khelo India’ Games will be held in which state?
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has announced that the third edition of Khelo India Youth Games will be held in Guwahati, Assam next year. The national-level games to spot talent at the grassroots level will be held from January 18 to 30, in partnership with IOA, SGFI and Assam government.
Who will be the next Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) of the Indian Army?
Lt General Yogendra Dimri
Lt General Abhay Krishna
Lt General Ashok Narula
Lt General Paramjit Singh
Lt General Anil Chauhan
Lt Gen Paramjit Singh, who has vast experience in counter-terror operations, will be the next Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) of the Indian Army, official sources said on Saturday. Lt Gen Singh, currently serving as General Officer Commanding of the Army's Nagrota-based XVI Corps, will take over as the new DGMO on October 15, succeeding Lt Gen Anil Chauhan.
Which country has unveiled its first Underwater Military Museum in the Red Sea?
Jordan has unveiled its 1st Underwater Military Museum on the bed of Red Sea off the coast of Aqaba. As part new underwater military museum the kingdom submerged several military vehicles, including tanks, troop carriers and even a decommissioned Jordanian Armed Forces’ AH-1 Cobra helicopter into the waters of the Red Sea. Before the vehicles were submerged, all hazardous materials were removed from them.
Which Indian Female Boxer has won the gold medal in the 51kg category at the 23rd President’s Cup?
Six-time world champion MC Mary Kom claimed the gold medal without breaking a sweat in the 23rd President's Cup, asserting her supremacy in a lop-sided 51kg bout final in Labuan Bajo, Indonesia. The Olympic bronze medallist pugilist decimated Australian April Franks 5-0. The 36-year-old Indian had also won a gold medal at the India Open boxing tournament in May, but skipped the Asian Championships as part of a larger plan to enhance her chances of Olympic qualification.
Which state ranks top in the installation of rooftop solar projects across the country?
Gujarat ranks on top in the installation of rooftop solar projects with an installed capacity of 261.97 megawatts. Total rooftop solar installation in India currently stands at 1,700.54 MW. Gujarat is followed by Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu with 198.52 MW and 151.62 MW.
Who has become the first Indian to bag the Miss Deaf World 2019 title?
None of them
Vidisha Baliyan, a girl from Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar city was just crowned Miss Deaf World 2019, held in Mbombela, South Africa. Thus, she became the first Indian to win this crown. Vidisha, who is a modelling student of Asian Academy of Film & Television, was honoured on July 22. She was chosen among the 11 finalists from 16 participating countries in the final round. She was trained for the pageant in Gurugram and Noida.She was a former international tennis player who has also represented India in the Deaf Olympics.
The fieldwork of the Seventh Economic Census has begun from which north eastern state?
In order to get a complete count of all economic units in the country, the government plans to kick off the mammoth task of conducting the Seventh Economic Census from Monday, July 29. "Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) intends to conduct the Seventh Economic Census of India 2019 by extensively leveraging Information Technology," as per a government circular.
Who is the author of the book New Age Technology and Industrial Revolution 4.0?
Dhiraj Prasad Sahu
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu released titled ‘New-Age Technology and Industrial Revolution 4.0’ book written by Rajya Sabha member, Narendra Jadhav. He congratulated him for giving the book which is of great contemporary relevance. This book examines and elaborates on various dimensions of the so-called Industrial Revolution 4.0.
The Third edition of Global Ayurveda Summit 2019 will be held in which city?
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organising the third edition of Global Ayurveda Summit 2019 on October 30 and 31 at Kochi. While the main theme will be ‘Mainstreaming Ayurveda Startups, Innovation and Branding,’ the event will feature an international conference, expo, start-up contest. Over 500 industry leaders and experts from India and abroad are expected to participate.
Which Indian Naval Ship is going to participate in Russian Navy Day Parade?
Towards bolstering ties between Russia and India, Indian Naval Ship Tarkash arrived at St. Petersburg, Russia on Thursday to participate in Russian Navy Day Parade. The ship was welcomed into harbour by officials from the Russian Navy with a live performance by the Russian Naval Band. The Indian Navy is being represented at the Russian Navy Day Parade 2019,led by Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command and INS Tarkash.