Language
Download App

Bookmark Bookmark

One Liner 12 July 2018

National

  • State has topped the third edition of the government’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ index for States in 2018 - Andra Pradesh
  • The first-ever Indian warship to enter port of Sabang in Indonesia - INS Sumitra
  • The first Chairman of Rajya Sabha to sign an memorandum of understanding (MOU) - Venkaiah Naidu

International

  • Asian Archery Championships was first organized in – 1980
  • The First Industrial Revolution took place from the - 18th to 19th centuries
  • The most powerful leader of the world according to the Forbes list 2018 – Xi Jinping
  • Country has started  "oil and gas plus" model with Arab countries to spur economic  growth in the region- China
  • The most followed foreign minister in the world on Twitter - Sushma Swaraj
  • Won the special one-off Golden Man Booker Prize to mark the 50th anniversary of the prestigious literary award - 'The English Patient'

Sports

  • Medals were won by India at Asia Cup Archery in July 2018 - four medals
  • Cristiano Ronaldo moves from Real Madrid to -  Juventus

Person in news

  • Appointed as Head of Mission and Chief Military Observer for UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan - Major General José Eladio Alcain

General Knowledge

  • Capital of Thailand – Bangkok
  • Currency of Thailand - Thai baht
  • The Man Booker Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Booker–McConnell Prize and commonly known simply as the Booker Prize -  literary prize
  • Number  of languages part of The Eighth Schedule to the Constitution of India – 22
  • Ease of doing Business’ report is published by Agency - World Bank

 

 

You might be interested:

Banking Digest 12 July 2018

                            National State has topped the third edition of the government’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ index for States in 2018 - Andra Pradesh Th ...

10 months ago

Vocab Express- 505

Vocab Express- 505 Dear Aspirants, To enhance your vocabulary here are 5 new words. Use these words to improve Written and Spoken English skills. In case you have missed out on our previous Vocab Express, we would strongly advise you to read it. ...

10 months ago

India-Iran Oil Issue

India-Iran Oil Trade : Why it is part of Analysis :- In light of Trump’s diktat on stopping oil imports from Iran, India must craft its policy carefully, so that it protects its  interests with Iran.   Background: In 2008–09, Ir ...

10 months ago

Banking Digest 11 July 2018

  National Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in  inaugurated Samsung’s mobile manufacturing plant at – Noida Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology works under - Mi ...

10 months ago

One Liner 11 July 2018

National Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in  inaugurated Samsung’s mobile manufacturing plant at – Noida Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology works under - Ministry ...

10 months ago

Evening news Digest,10th July 2018

PM, Korean President inaugurate Samsung Mobile Manufacturing Facility in Noida Samsung India aims to double annual mobile production capacity by 2020. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in on inaugurated Sam ...

10 months ago

Provide your feedback on this article: