Who has been appointed as Chairman of Ordnance Factory Board (OFB)?
Saurabh Kumar, a 1982-batch Indian Ordnance Factory Service officer, has taken charge as new Director General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) and chairman of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) in Kolkata.
The 3rd edition of the National Entrepreneurship Awards (NEA) hosted by which Union ministry?
Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) hosted third edition of the National Entrepreneurship Awards (NEA) in New Delhi on January 4, 2019.
On which date, the World Braille Day (WBD) was observed recently?
The World Braille Day (WBD) is observed every year on January 4 to remember the birth anniversary of Louis Braille, the inventor of Braille - for the people with visual disabilities.
Which city is the venue of the 2019 Indian Panorama Film Festival (IPFF)?
The Indian Panorama Film Festival (IPFF) has started at Siri Fort Auditorium II, New Delhi from 4th January. The 10-day Festival is being organized by the Directorate of Film Festivals, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting (I&B).
Who has been appointed acting Chairman of LIC?
Hemant Bhargava, the senior-most MD at LIC, has been appointed acting Chairman of LIC. The move comes after VK Sharma retired from the top job at LIC on 31st December 2018.
Who has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of Pakistan?
Mian Saqib Nisar
Asif Saeed Khosa
On 2 January 2019, President Arif Alvi appointed Justice Asif Saeed Khosa as the new Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP).
Who has been conferred with ISRS National Geospatial Award for Excellence-2017 (LTA Award)?
Hardeep Singh Puri
Jayanta Kumar Ghosh
Prof. Jayanta Kumar Ghosh of IIT Roorkee was conferred with ISRS National Geospatial Award for Excellence-2017 (Life Time Achievement Award) at the Space Application Centre in Ahmedabad.
Which city is the venue of the 80th National Table Tennis Championship 2019?
The 80th National Table Tennis Championship began at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Cuttack on January 4, 2019.
The Global Healthcare Summit (GHS) 2019 will be held in which of the following cities?
The 13th edition of Global Healthcare Summit (GHS-2019) will be held in Hyderabad, Telangana from July 21 to 24. The summit is being organized in partnership with the Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin.
Dibyendu Palit, who passed away recently, was the renowned writer of which language?
Dibyendu Palit (79), the renowned Bengali writer and Sahitya Akademi awardee, has passed away in Kolkata, West Bengal on 3rd January 2019.