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One Liners of the Day, 18 June 2022

National Affairs: 

  • Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) developed an Indian Standard for 'Non-electric cooling cabinet made of clay' (Mitticool Refrigerator)
  • Karnataka's first wild orchidarium will come up in the Kali Tiger Reserve (KTR) of Uttara Kannada district.
  • Recent research shows that newly developed ultrathin heteroprotein film is a better alternative to isolated protein films. 
  •  Karnataka will be one of two States where the 'One Health' programme will be piloted, the other being Uttarakhand.  
  • International Literature Festival began in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, on June 16th 2022.  
  • National Monumental Authority (NMA) aims to organise a Rukmini Krishna Yatra between Arunachal Pradesh and Gujarat on a large scale and promote it at the national level. 
  • Kerala has topped the rankings among major States in the National e-services Delivery Assessment conducted by the Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances (DARPG). 
  • Jammu and Kashmir has topped the rankings among Union Territories in the National e-services Delivery Assessment. 

International Affairs: 

  • June 17th is observed as World Crocodile Day every year. 
  • Parts of the Arctic region near Norway are warming at as much as seven times the rate of warming in the rest of the world, according to a study published on June 15th, 2022. 

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