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One Liners of the Day, 01 August 2021

Important day

  • In India, Muslim Women Rights Day - 1 August 2021.
  • World Scout Day - 1 August.

Defence

  • Russian navy’s new Yasen-M class nuclear-powered submarine - "Krasnoyarsk".

International

  • _____ will take over the Presidency of the UN Security Council on 01 August 2021 for the month - India.

Sports

  • First woman who won three consecutive Olympic titles in the 800m freestyle - Katie Ledecky (US).
  • _____ made history by becoming the first Indian woman to record a 64-meter throw in Disc throw event at the Olympics and to qualify for finals in the top 2 positions - Kamalpreet Kaur.
  • ______ became the first Indian woman hockey player to score an Olympic hat-trick - Vandana Katariya.

State Current Affairs

  • The states governments of Assam and ____ signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to end a decades-long border dispute - Nagaland.
  • On 30 July 2021, _______ government formally launched National Education Policy (NEP) 2020 that would be implemented in all schools by 2025 - Haryana.
  • Department of School and Mass Education, Government of _____, launched ‘e-upasthan’, an App for recording attendance of teachers and students in all schools in the State - Odisha.
  • The Higher Education Department, Government of _____, issued orders to implement the ''Let's Go Digital'' project for the implementation of the digital education in higher education institutions including colleges and universities - Kerala.

Science & Technology

  • A personal reading machine for visually impaired developed by CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO), Chandigarh where any printed or digital document can be accessed in the form of speech output - DivyaNayan.

General Knowledge

  • Valmiki Tiger Reserve is located in - Bihar.
  • Pench Tiger Reserve is located in - Madhya Pradesh.
  • Tadobha Andhari Tiger Reserve is located in - Maharashtra.
  • Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve is located in - Madhya Pradesh.

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