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One Liners of the Day, 18 November 2019

Important Day

  • World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (17 November) - Third Sunday in November.
  • National Epilepsy Day - 17 November.
  • World Prematurity Day - 17 November.
  • International Students' Day - 17 November.

Economy

  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has allocated $570 million to help develop the infrastructure of - Mumbai.

National

  • The Inkpot India Conclave organised on 18 November 2019 in - New Delhi.
  • Election Commission will establish a visiting chair on Interdisciplinary Approach to Electoral Studies in memory of former Chief Election Commissioner - T N Seshan (which will be established in the Centre for Curriculum Development at India International Institute of Democracy and Election Management, New Delhi from 2020-2025).
  • Theme of the National Agrochemicals Congress that concluded in Delhi on 16 November 2019 – “Country's Status on Various Fronts of Agrochemicals”.
  • On 16 November 2019, the NHM National Summit in - Gandhinagar (Gujarat).
  • A campaign that was launched at the NHM National Summit 2019 to control Pneumonia - SAANS (Social Awareness and Action to Neutralise Pneumonia Successfully).

Persons in News

  • First person from northeast as the Chief Justice of India - Justice Ranjan Gogoi (retired on 17 November).

General Knowledge

  • Article of the Constitution of India provides the matter of appointing judges of the Supreme Court - Article 124.
  • First Chief Justice of India after independence - H. J. Kania (during 14 August 1947 - 26 January 1950).
  • The National Health Mission (NHM) was launched by the government of India in – 2013.
  • Election Commission of India - Founded: 1950 (25 January); Headquarters: New Delhi.
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) - Founded: 2016 (16 January); Headquarters: Beijing, China.

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