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One Liners of the Day, 02 December 2020

Important Day

  • International Day for the Abolition of Slavery - 2 December.

International

  • According to the World Malaria Report 2020, ____ recorded the largest reduction in cases in South-East Asia from 20 million in 2000 - India.
  • On 30 November, the first ever SCO Online Exhibition on Shared Buddhist Heritage launched in New Delhi, which is developed and curated by - National Museum, New Delhi.
  • Most polluted city in the world, according to US Air Quality Index - Lahore, Pakistan.

National

  • The 10-day-long ‘Aadi Mahotsav 2020’, a festival of tribes was organised on 01 December 2020 by - Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED).
  • ‘Ramayan Cruise Tour’ on the Saryu river (Ghagra/National Waterways-40) will be launched in - Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.
  • This organisation and National Institute of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding to work together on skill development of tribal producers (artisans, forest dwellers and gatherers) - TRIFED.
  • In a bid to create a safe and secure cyber space in India, this cybersecurity company signed a memorandum of understanding  with the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) at the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) - Kaspersky.

State Current Affairs

  • This state government launched a Learning Management System based on Digital technology for Government First Grade Colleges, Polytechnics and Government Engineering Colleges - Karnataka.
  • The One Nation One Ration Card scheme commenced in _____ on 30 November 2020 - Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
  • In Maharashtra, A "child-friendly" police station set up in accordance with the guidelines laid down by the National Commissioner for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) was launched in - Pune.
  • The ______ and the Government of India signed a $132.8 million loan to improve the quality of power supplied to households, industries, and businesses in Meghalaya - Asian Development Bank (ADB).
  • This stock exchange has signed a MoU with Mission Youth, Government of J&K to spread financial awareness, support economic development, and encourage sustainable livelihood in the Union Territory - BSE.

General Knowledge

  • International Labour Organisation (ILO) - Founded: 11 April 1919; Headquarters: Geneva, Switzerland.
  • Border Security Force (BSF) was founded on - 01 December 1965.
  • Nagaland - Founded: 30 November 1963; Capital: Kohima.
  • Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) was launched in - 1987.
  • Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) - Founded: 19 January 2004; Headquarters: New Delhi.

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