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One Liners of the Day, 01 January 2019

National

  • The Ross Island in Andaman and Nicobar has been renamed as - Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Dweep.
  • ‘Indian Science Congress (ISC)-2019’is going to be held from 3rd to 7th January 2019, in - Jalandhar, Punjab.
  • IRSDC’s first 50 world-class stations will be completed by - 2022.

International

  • The second edition of the Global Investors Meet will be held on January 23 and 24, 2019 in the nation of – India (Chennai, Tamil Nadu).

Sports

  • PBL 4' Badminton Tournament is playing in - Pune (Maharashtra).
  • Winner of Men single category in the '2018 Mudalabad World Tennis Championship' in Abu Dhabi - Novak Djokovic (Serbia).

Person In News

  • New Prime Minister of Bangladesh - Sheikh Hasina.
  • New Chief Information Commissioner of Central Information Commission - Sudhir Bhargava.

General Knowledge

  • Capital of Bangladesh – Dhaka.
  • Currency of Bangladesh - Bangladeshi Taka.
  • On December 30, 1943, this person had hoisted first tricolor on Indian soil at the Andaman and Nicobar islands - Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.
  • The Kolkata based Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) established in the year - 1914.
  • Central Information Commission (CIC) established in the year – 2005.
  • Indian Railway Station Development Corporation (IRSDC) established in the year – 2012.

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