Which of the following bank to buy 9.9% stake in BSE subsidiary INX?
ICICI Bank said it has entered into an agreement with the BSE to buy a stake in its subsidiary INX, located at GIFT City Gujarat. It will buy a 9.9% stake in India International Exchange (INX), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) for nearly Rs.31 crore. The exchange posted a loss of Rs.31 crore in 2018-19 while its total revenue stood at RS.2.25 crore. INX is located at GIFT City in Gujarat.
Which states recorded 15% Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) growth for the Financial year ended March 31 , 2019?
Telangana recorded 15% Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) growth for the Financial year ended March 31 , 2019 with Rs.8,66,875 crore. For the year 2018, it stood at Rs. 7,53,804 crore. The capital expenditure for the year was Rs. 47,038 crore and this was the main reason for recording the highest growth rate.
UN celebrated which of the following day as an International Day to End Obstetric Fistula?
United Nations celebrated May 23 as an International Day to End Obstetric Fistula (IDEOF). In 2003, the United Nations Population Fund (UNPF), formerly known as the United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) and its partners had launched a global campaign to End Obstetric Fistula. The theme for 2019 is “Fistula is a human rights violation, end it now”.
WHO has declared Algeria along with country as malaria-free countries?
World Health Organization officially declared Algeria and Argentina as malaria-free countries after recording no new cases for more than three years. Now, the numbers of malaria free countries increased to 38 from 36.
Who has been appointed as the 6th president of Ukraine?
None of these
Ukrainian TV star Volodymyr Zelensky won the presidential election in April 2019 and sworn in as 6th President of Ukraine recently. He succeeded Petro Poroshenko. According to the Central Election Commission, Zelensky won the second round with 73.22% of the votes. He became Ukraine's youngest post-Soviet President.
Who sworn in as chief minister of Andhra Pradesh?
Manohar Lal Khattar
H. D. Kumaraswamy
Jagan Mohan Reddy
YSR Congress Chief Jagan Mohan Reddy sworn in as chief minister of Andhra Pradesh on 30th of May at Vijayawada. Mr Jagan Mohan Reddy announced this following his party achieving inching towards a landslide victory in the legislative elections for Andhra Pradesh Legislative assembly.
Who won the second place in 'German Chemistry Prize'?
None of these
Dr. Ankur Patwardhan, a scientist from Pune won second place in 'German Chemistry Prize' in an international competition named 'Elsevier Foundation-ISC3 Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge' during in the 4th Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference held in Dresden ,Germany.
ADB granted how much amount loan to India for Railway Track Electrification Project?
USD 760 million
USD 740 million
USD 780 million
USD 770 million
USD 750 million
Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed an agreement with Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC), an entity owned by Government of India (GOI) to provide USD 750 million long-term financing for the Railways Track Electrification Project as part of a broad modernization program to reduce the dependence India's railway sector on fossil fuels.
US, Japan, South Korea, Australia hold 1st Naval Drills In ______.
None of these
US State Department approved to sell air-defense missiles for worth of more than USD 600 million to Japan and South Korea .This approval was result of rising tension with North Korea when a pair of missile was tested by North Korea last week. The US government has approved sale of 94 SM-2 missiles used by ships against air threats along with 12 guidance systems for a total cost of USD 313.9 million.
Which Indian short film wins Nespresso Talents award in Cannes?
Indian filmmaker, Achyutanand Dwivedi's film, "Seed Mother", won the third prize in the international section of Nespresso Talents 2019 in Cannes last night. Theme of Nespresso Talents award – We Are What We Eat