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One Liners of the Day : 19 March 2018

National

  • President inaugurated Festival of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at - Rashtrapati Bhavan
  • The Two day Global Digital Summit from March 22 will held at - Kochi

International

  • The Clean-up drive initiated at Mount Everest in – Nepal
  • In the United States, a 3.0-magnitude earthquake has shaken parts of- central Oklahoma

Person In News

  • Mauritius President resigned over a financial scandal - Ameenah Gurib-Fakim
  • Tata Sons Chairman elected as the President of the court of the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for three years - N Chandrasekaran
  • Vietnam’s reformist ex-PM died at the age of 85 - Phan Van Khai

Sports

  • FIFA lifted three-decade ban on this country, hosting international matches – Iraq
  • The country’s cricket team get One Day International status for first time - Nepal

General knowledge

  • Mount Everest - Earth's highest mountain above sea level, in Tibetan is known as - Chomolungma

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