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One Liners of the Day, 12 February 2019

National

  • This Indian institute will set up Common Research and Technology Development Hub (CRTDH) to provide services to MSMEs in the medical sector - IIT Kharagpur (IIT-KGP)
  • The CH-47F (I), first of the 15 Chinook heavy lift helicopters, was arrived in India, which is made by US based company - Boeing.

International

  • With the participation of 46 countries, the multinational maritime exercise 'AMAN-19' held in - Pakistan (Karachi).
  • The Abu Dhabi Judicial Department has included this language as the third official language used in its courts, alongside Arabic and English, - Hindi.
  • Best Film at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award 2019 - Roma.
  • Researchers from UK have developed a novel cancer drug which acts as a 'Trojan horse' to destroy tumours from the inside, called - Tisotumab Vedotin (TV).

Sports

  • Winner of the men's singles event in the 'Chennai Open ATP Challenger 2019' tournament - Corentin Moutet (France).
  • Winner of the 9th 'Senior National Hockey Championship 2019' - Railway Sports Promotion Board.

Person In News

  • The new president of the African Union (AU) - Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (Egyptian President).

General Knowledge

  • Capital of Ethiopia - Addis Ababa.
  • African Union founded in the year – 2001.
  • Headquarter of the African Union - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Headquarter of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) - Lausanne (Switzerland).
  • International Hockey Federation (FIH) founded in the year - 1924 (January 7).
  • Capital of United Arab Emirates (UAE) - Abu Dhabi.
  • Currency of United Arab Emirates (UAE) - UAE Dirham.

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