Suman Rao from Rajasthan won Femina Miss India World 2019 Title. The ceremony held at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium, New Delhi. Shivani Jadhav from Chhattisgarh won Femina Miss Grand India 2019 title. Shreya Shanker from Bihar won Miss India United Continents 2019 title.
2. Who has won the ‘Save Water Hero Award’?
Social activist Makarand Tilloo won 'Save Water Hero Award'. This award presented to him in order to encourage his efforts to raise awareness about water conservation in the city. The ceremony was held in Pune, Maharashtra. He is a Laughter Yoga trainer and motivational speaker and his campaign to save water by replacing leaking taps with new ones.
Who has been sworn as Slovakia’s first female President?
None of these
Zuzana Caputova sworn as Slovakia's first female President. The swearing-in ceremony took place at Constitutional Court chair Ivan Fiacan parliamentary session held in Bratislava, Xinhua. After her sworn in ceremony she insisted to maintain and strengthen the space of the pillars of Slovakia. She is the fifth president in the modern Slovak. She was elected in the month of March. She defeated Maros Sefcovic.
Which day has been observed as “World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought”?
In 1994, the United Nations General Assembly declared June 17 the “World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought” to promote public awareness in the issue. The World Day to Combat Desertification is a unique occasion to remind everybody that desertification can be effectively tackled, that solutions are possible, and that key tools to this aim lay in strengthened community participation and co-operation at all levels.
ADB approves how much crore for infrastructure projects in Tripura?
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved projects for infrastructure development worth Rs 1,650 crore ($235 million) in seven of the eight districts headquarter towns in Tripura. The ADB would give 80% of the amount as grant-in-aid and the Tripura Government would have to repay back only 20% loan in due course of time.
Where was the Fifth meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog hold?
The fifth meeting of the Governing Council of the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog was held under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhawan Cultural centre, New Delhi. It was attended by the Governor of Jammu &Kasmir,26 Chief Ministers and the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman & Nicobar islands, Union Ministers and special invitees.
Who has been appointed as India’s High Commisioner to Tuvalu?
The Ministry of External Affairs,Government of India, announced the appointment of Ms.Padmaja as the next High Commisioner of India to the Republic of Tuvalu with the residence in Suva. She is currently serving as the High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Fiji and also serving as the High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Nauru. She succeeds Shri Vishvas Vidu Sapkal.
Which organisation opens its laboratories for Indian school students?
None of these
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has, for the first time, opened its laboratories for Indian school students to undergo two-week training from this year. The training module has been devised as part of its new Young Scientists Programme, or Yuva Vigyanik Karyakram, YUVIKA.
Who is to continue as secretary to Vice President?
Dr.I V Subba Rao
Pawan Singh Bist
Prasant Kumar Reddy
The appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the continuation of I V Subba Rao as a secretary to Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu. It was approved on a contract basis in the rank and pay of a secretary of the Government of India. His tenure will be co-terminus with the tenure of the Vice President.
Which of the following nation won the FIH Series Finals?
As Varun Kumar and Harmanpreet Singh stuck a brace each along with Vivek Prasad scoring one too, India won the gold medal at the FIH Series Finals in Bhubaneswar. With this win, India has won the points which should keep it in the top five of the FIH World Rankings, to be updated in September. For South Africa, it will look to build on this performance by defending its African Championship title in August.