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One Liners of the Day, 15 June 2019

Defense

  • Indigenously developed HSTDV means - Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle
  • The countries that possess HSTDV technology are - US, Russia and China

Environment

  • Research reveals that Earth's heavy metals are the result of - a supernova explosion

International 

  • PM Modi, Ashraf Ghani discuss India's role towards inclusive peace process in – Afghanistan
  • Pakistan extends airspace ban along its eastern border with India till - June 28

National

  • The Central government has decided to increase coverage of piped water to households from current 18 per cent to 100 per cent by 2024
  • More than .......... Indians do not have access to safe drinking water - 163 million
  • Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment recently appointed as Leader of Rajya Sabha is - Thawarchand Gehlot

Sports

  • The first Englishman to score three World Cup hundreds - Joe Root

State Current Affairs

  • Indian Cabinet approved extension of President’s Rule in ………….. for six months with effect from 3rd July, 2019 - J&K

General Knowledge

  • The ……….. is invariably the Leader of the Lok Sabha : Prime Minister
  • President’s rule is the imposition of Article – 356
  • RBI's CGRA Account: Currency and Gold Revaluation Account
  • President of Afghanistan - Ashraf Ghani 
  • Capital of Afghanistan: Kabul; Currency: Afghan afghani

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